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Feb 15, 2014 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

Karachi (AFP) - A British-Pakistani man convicted of the killing of US reporter Daniel Pearl has attempted to commit suicide in a Pakistani prison, an official said Saturday. "Omar Sheikh, a British-Pakistani, who is serving life imprisonment in Hyderabad prison, tried to hang himself with the exhaust of the prison cell late Friday," senior police official ...

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Feb 15, 2014 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

(Reuters) - Thousands of supporters of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro marched in the center of Caracas on Saturday to call for peace and make a show of political strength after this week's deadly violence at street protests. In a well-off eastern part of the capital, several hundred protesters gathered to demand the president resign, denouncing him ...

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Feb 14, 2014 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

Associated Press: A top general on Friday called for Libya's parliament and Cabinet to be dissolved to "rescue" the country from turmoil, prompting accusations that he was fomenting a coup — and bringing derision from many at the presumption that the deeply weakened military could impose control in a country dominated by rival armed ...

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Feb 12, 2014 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

Excerpted from The Hill: The European Parliament is expected Wednesday to dismiss guarantees of asylum and security to Edward Snowden. According to The Guardian newspaper, members of the parliament’s civil liberties committee did not reach a consensus on an amendment that would demand protection for Snowden from European Union (EU) member states. The amendment is among ...

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Feb 10, 2014 No Comments ›› Jack Flash

Excerpted from The Washington Post: After dawn prayers Oct. 5, Nazih Abdul-Hamed al-Ruqai, a wanted al-Qaeda terrorism suspect, returned to his family’s home in Tripoli, Libya. He stopped his car in front of the house, which was nestled in an affluent neighborhood in the coastal city. It was 6:38 a.m. and still dark. A white van ...

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Feb 10, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

BAGHDAD — A group of Sunni militants attending a suicide bombing training class at a camp north of Baghdad were killed on Monday when their commander unwittingly conducted a demonstration with a belt that was packed with explosives, army and police officials said. The militants belonged to a group known as the Islamic State of Iraq ...

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Feb 10, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Conservative nomination candidate Melissa Mathieson and Calgary-West MP Rob Anders pose with their guns and targets: bearded men wearing turbans, and zombies. Excerpted from The Calgary Herald: A Calgary Muslim leader says a photograph showing MP Rob Anders and federal candidate Melissa Mathieson at a firing range in front of a target depicting a lifelike ...

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Feb 9, 2014 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

Excerpted from Washington Free Beacon: A top Iranian naval commander threatened to destroy U.S. warships and kill American soldiers just a day after Iranian vessels approached U.S. waters for the first time in history. “The Americans can sense by all means how their warships will be sunk with 5,000 crews and forces in combat against Iran ...

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Feb 9, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from Times of Israel: Iranian state TV on Friday ran a documentary featuring a computerized video of Iran’s drones and missiles bombing Tel Aviv, Haifa, Ben Gurion Airport and the Dimona nuclear reactor in a hypothetical retaliation for an Israeli or American strike on the Islamic Republic. Iranian drones and missiles are also shown carrying ...

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Feb 9, 2014 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

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Feb 8, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from Israel Hayom: After taking much criticism in Israel over past week, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry receives public backing from President Barack Obama • FM Avigdor Lieberman calls for cooling of anti-Kerry rhetoric, saying Kerry is "a true friend of Israel." A majority of Jewish Israelis -- 61 percent -- think U.S. Secretary ...

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Feb 8, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

(CNSNews.com) – Restrictions, harassment, and intimidation towards people who practice their religion increased in every major region of the world in 2012 except the Americas, with Christians the major target, says a new report by the Pew Research Center. “Muslims and Jews experienced six-year highs in the number of countries in which they were harassed by ...

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Feb 8, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from CBC News: Toronto Mayor Rob Ford appears to have lost a fight to remove a rainbow flag flying at city hall. The flag, an international symbol of gay rights, went up on one of the many flagpoles outside city hall on Friday, just as the opening ceremonies of the Winter Games were underway in ...

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Feb 8, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

U.S. Olympic bobsledder Johnny Quinn was forced to take matters into his own hands after being trapped in his hotel bathroom, in the latest example of Sochi's now-legendary infrastructural incompetence. I was taking a shower and the door got locked/jammed....— Johnny Quinn (@JohnnyQuinnUSA) February 8, 2014 ...With no phone to call for help, I used my bobsled ...

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Feb 8, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

DUBAI - Iran's Supreme Leader said on Saturday the United States would overthrow the Iranian government if it could, adding Washington had a "controlling and meddlesome" attitude towards the Islamic Republic, Iranian media reported. In a speech to mark the 35th anniversary of the 1979 Islamic revolution, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, the most powerful figure in Iran, ...

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Feb 8, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Bangui (Central African Republic) (AFP) - A mob lynched a Muslim on Friday after he fell off a crowded lorry driving thousands of frightened civilians out of the strife-torn capital of the Central African Republic. A large convoy of lorries and taxis packed with Muslims fleeing Christian vigilantes headed north from Bangui under a slew of ...

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Feb 7, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

Background - ‘Deal With Your Hangups Yourself!’: Russian Lawmaker Defiant After Tweeting Pic Of Obamas Pining For Banana Excerpted from The Hill: Russia chose a lawmaker and former figure skater who tweeted a racially charged photo of President Obama to light the Olympic cauldron on Friday. Irina Rodnina made international headlines last September when she ...

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Feb 7, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

Excerpted from FOX NEWS: A 90-minute drive northwest of Islamabad is an Islamic seminary that is considered the ivory tower of terrorism, a jihadist factory that has produced prominent Taliban fighters and its leadership for decades. Unofficially dubbed “University of Jihad,” Dar ul Uloom Haqqania [House of Knowledge and Truthfulness] counts Afghan Taliban leader Mullah Muhammad ...

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Feb 6, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

Excerpted from Huffington Post: The expression "different strokes for different folks" could be aptly applied to the case of a Brazilian man who was reportedly caught on camera having sex with a mannequin during an alleged burglary. According to the Folha De Jaragua newspaper, a man identified only as "Bruno" was arrested Friday in connection with ...

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Feb 6, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

Excerpted from THE TELEGRAPH: For years the Taliban have railed against infidel dogs who have invaded Afghanistan. Now it seems they have caught one. A video released by the Taliban’s cultural arm, al-Emara, pictures long-haired gunmen showing off the spoils of war. They include weapons captured, they claimed, in an operation on December 23 as well ...

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Feb 4, 2014 No Comments ›› Jack Flash

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Feb 4, 2014 No Comments ›› iResist

Coke ad sparks outrage on social media, conservative infighting, and offends liberal multiculturalist elitists in media. The person behind it all? Coca Cola's pro-amnesty, Muslim CEO. By Jeff Rainforth aka iResistAll on Twitter: It was hilarious actually. As I was watching Denver get their a$$es handed to them (I was rooting for them) by the Seahawks ...

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Feb 3, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Saudi Arabia put into effect a sweeping new counterterrorism law Sunday that human rights activists say allows the kingdom to prosecute as a terrorist anyone who demands reform, exposes corruption or otherwise engages in dissent. The law states that any act that "undermines" the state or society, including calls for ...

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Feb 2, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

Excerpted from THE DAILY CALLER: A top commander of Iran’s Revolutionary Guards boasted Saturday that his forces have plans in place to attack the United States from within, should the U.S. attack the Islamic Republic. “America, with its strategic ignorance, does not have a full understanding of the power of the Islamic Republic,” Brig. Gen. Hossein ...

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Feb 2, 2014 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

Sure looks like this idiot had plenty of time to pull over from the get-go. And then all that bitch-screeching; Jesus, somebody slap this guy.

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