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Sep 15, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from The Daily Mail: Islamist police in Saudi Arabia have stormed a Christian prayer meeting and arrested its entire congregation, including women and children, and confiscated their bibles, it has been reported. The raid was the latest incident of a swingeing crackdown on religious minorities in Saudi Arabia by the country's hard-line Commission for the ...

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Sep 15, 2014 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

Alan Henning was featured at the end of ISIS' latest video following the execution of fellow British aid worker David Haines. Excerpted from NY POST: A British ex-cabby who quit his job to work for a Muslim charity in Syria will be ISIS’ next beheading victim, the savages vowed. Alan Henning, a 47-year-old father of two, was ...

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Sep 15, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Egypt is anti-jihad, Barack Obama is not. (CNSNews.com) – During Secretary of State John Kerry’s weekend visit to Cairo, his Egyptian counterpart pushed for the new international focus on countering terrorism to go beyond Syria and Iraq, arguing that the same ideology espoused by the jihadists there is driving other Islamist extremists, including those in Egypt’s ...

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Sep 14, 2014 No Comments ›› Darby Crash

Excerpted from National Journal: Every autumn for the last seven years, the United States, Canada, and Russia have conducted a military exercise together at the North Pole, near Alaska. During the mock scenario, fighter jets from all three countries intercept a "hijacked" commercial plane passing from Russian to American airspace. The training won't take place this ...

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Sep 14, 2014 No Comments ›› Spit Stixx

Excerpted from The Telegraph: David Cameron is expected to announce air strikes as early as next week against the Islamist “monsters” who murdered David Haines and are threatening the life of another British hostage. Mr Haines became the first Briton to be murdered by a man believed to be the British-accented terrorist known as “Jihadi John”, ...

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Sep 14, 2014 No Comments ›› Pat Dollard

Excerpted from The Daily Caller: When asked by “Meet The Press” host Chuck Todd if any nation has committed to putting boots on the ground in Syria to combat ISIS, White House Chief Of Staff Denis McDonough said “we’re not looking at that now.” Todd shot back, “Wait a minute, why not?” Keep reading

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Sep 14, 2014 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

Excerpted from JPost: Although unlikely at this time, the IDF is preparing itself for potential future hostilities with Hezbollah, which has developed new offensive cross-border capabilities alongside its massive arsenal of rockets and missiles, a senior military source said Sunday. Hezbollah is planning to send dozens or hundreds of terrorists over the border into Israel in ...

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Sep 14, 2014 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Islamic State militants publicly executed eight Sunni men in a small northern Iraqi village at the weekend for allegedly plotting against the group, an eyewitness from the village told Reuters on Sunday. The killing began on Friday night when a pair of masked Islamic State gunmen openly murdered a police officer in al-Jumasah ...

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Sep 14, 2014 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

ALGIERS (Reuters) - A new armed group calling itself the Caliphate Soldiers in Algeria has split from al Qaeda's North African branch and sworn loyalty to the radical breakaway group Islamic State fighting in Syria and Iraq. A breakaway of key Algerian commanders from Al Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb, known as AQIM, would show deepening ...

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Sep 14, 2014 No Comments ›› Darby Crash

PARIS (Reuters) - Several Arab countries have offered to join the United States in air strikes against Islamic State targets, U.S. officials said on Sunday, indicating a possible widening of the air campaign against militants who have seized parts of Iraq and Syria. The officials declined to identify which countries had made the offers but said ...

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Sep 14, 2014 No Comments ›› Darby Crash

Excerpted from The Wire: Following a tour of the Middle East to secure backing for U.S. strikes against ISIL, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said he was "extremely encouraged" by the level of international commitment of military assistance against ISIL militants, saying that some countries had even offered ground troops in the U.S. led ...

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Sep 13, 2014 No Comments ›› Spit Stixx

Dr. Ismail Othman Excerpted from AWD News: An Iraqi man who was a physician in Iraq’s former Ba’athist army is now in Iraqi police custody in capital, Baghdad, confessed to his investigators that he killed his son, Al-Jazeera Arabic-language news channel reported. Dr. Ismail Othman, a citizen of Mousl, Iraq’s second largest city seized by ISIS ...

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Sep 13, 2014 No Comments ›› Spit Stixx

WASHINGTON — The Obama administration is struggling to cut off the millions of dollars in oil revenue that has made the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria one of the wealthiest terror groups in history, but so far has been unable to persuade Turkey, the NATO ally where much of the oil is traded on ...

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Sep 13, 2014 No Comments ›› Spit Stixx

Excerpted from The Telegraph: Polling experts said the Scottish independence referendum was “too close to call” on Saturday night as a clutch of surveys gave contradictory pictures of the state of the campaign. A survey of 705 Scots by ICM for The Telegraph suggested that the Yes vote had opened up an eight-point lead over ...

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Sep 13, 2014 No Comments ›› Pat Dollard

Iran's Deputy Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian Tehran (AFP) - Iran said Saturday it has no wish to attend an international conference in Paris next week on fighting the jihadist Islamic State group, dismissing the meeting as just for show. "We have no interest in taking part in this counter-terrorism conference in Paris which has a selective ...

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Sep 13, 2014 No Comments ›› Spit Stixx

In this July 2014 photo, Abdullah Ahmed walks outside his home that was damaged in a bombing of Fallujah. BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq’s prime minister said Saturday he has ordered the army to stop shelling populated areas held by militants in order to spare the lives of “innocent victims” as the armed forces struggle to retake ...

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Sep 13, 2014 No Comments ›› Spit Stixx

Kampala (AFP) - Ugandan security forces stopped a cell of Somalia's Al-Qaeda linked Shebab insurgents apparently "planning for an imminent attack," the US embassy said Saturday. Arrests were made, police said, in raids two weeks after Ugandan troops, fighting in Somalia, reportedly provided intelligence that helped US special forces kill the Shebab's chief in a devastating ...

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Sep 13, 2014 No Comments ›› Spit Stixx

(CNSNews.com) – Secretary of State John Kerry said this week that “almost every single country on earth has a role to play” in the coalition being built against the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS/ISIL), but on Wednesday he signaled that there is no room in the initiative for Iran. Asked in Baghdad if the ...

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Sep 13, 2014 No Comments ›› Spit Stixx

Excerpted from Al Jazeera: US secretary of state, John Kerry, has said that Egypt has a key role to play in the battle against the Islamic State group in Iraq and Syria. Kerry met the Egyptian president, Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, and foreign minister Sameh Shoukry in Cairo on Saturday on the latest leg of a regional ...

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Sep 13, 2014 No Comments ›› Spit Stixx

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Sep 13, 2014 No Comments ›› Spit Stixx

The murder of David Haines is an act of pure evil. My heart goes out to his family who have shown extraordinary courage and fortitude.— David Cameron (@David_Cameron) September 13, 2014 We will do everything in our power to hunt down these murderers and ensure they face justice, however long it takes.— David Cameron (@David_Cameron) September ...

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Sep 13, 2014 No Comments ›› Spit Stixx

“Obviously, there are some risks, but what’s our other option here? If someone who says they can’t––they don’t want to do it because we can’t trust the Free Syrian Army, then what is your option, sir and ma’am, in how we are going to attack ISIS in an effective fashion?”

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Sep 13, 2014 No Comments ›› Spit Stixx

“He (Prime Minister Cameron) said he wants to keep them from returning, but he’s going to bang straight into the European Commission on Human Rights, who will tell him we cannot render people stateless...the big problem we’ve got as a country is that 75% of our laws are now made in Brussels by the European ...

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Sep 13, 2014 No Comments ›› Spit Stixx

Excerpted from The Huffington Post: As the United States begins to deepen ties with moderate Syrian rebels to combat the extremist group ISIS, also known as the Islamic State, a key component of its coalition appears to have struck a non-aggression pact with the group. According to Agence France-Presse, ISIS and a number of moderate and ...

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Sep 13, 2014 No Comments ›› Spit Stixx

(CNSNews.com) – Obama administration officials who say they intend to sign a “politically binding” agreement to drastically reduce U.S. greenhouse gas emissions at the United Nations’ (UN) climate change conference in Paris next year already have a legal strategy to turn any non-binding accord into federal law, warns Christopher Horner, senior fellow at the Competitive ...

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