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Mar 22, 2015 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

The militia in question, Kataib Hezbollah, is an offshoot of the Iranian-backed Mahdi Army. (Reuters) - Two Iraqi local officials and a police officer accused Shi'ite paramilitary forces on Saturday of burning and looting homes in the town of al-Dour after capturing the area during a military campaign to oust Islamic State fighters. A spokesman for ...

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Mar 22, 2015 No Comments ›› Spit Stixx

JERUSALEM/PARIS (Reuters) - Top Israeli envoys were sent to confer with French officials on Sunday about preventing what Israel considers an unfavorable nuclear deal with Iran after tensions surfaced between France and the United States ?over negotiation strategy. Though France has demanded more stringent restrictions than other Western delegations during talks with Iran, one French ...

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Mar 21, 2015 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

Excerpted from Times Of Israel: Iran’s Supreme leader Ali Khamenei called for “Death to America” on Saturday, a day after President Barack Obama appealed to Iran to seize a “historic opportunity” for a nuclear deal and a better future, and as US Secretary of State John Kerry claimed substantial progress toward an accord. Khamenei told a ...

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Mar 21, 2015 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

Excerpted from The Telegraph: Russia has gone on the offensive in the Baltic, warning Denmark that if it joins Nato’s missile defence shield, its navy will be a legitimate target for a Russian nuclear attack. “I don’t think that Danes fully understand the consequence if Denmark joins the American-led missile defence shield. If they do, then ...

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Mar 21, 2015 No Comments ›› Jack Flash

Associated Press: Yemeni military and security officials say a group of U.S. military forces, including Special Forces commandos, have evacuated an air base after Al Qaeda seized a nearby city. The officials say the troops are leaving the Al Anad air base near the southern city of al-Houta. The officials, who spoke on condition of anonymity ...

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Mar 21, 2015 No Comments ›› Jack Flash

ERBIL, Kurdistan Region - Islamic State militants in their self-proclaimed capital Mosul have begun digging trenches and erecting other fortifications for the defense of the city, Iraq’s defense minister has said. ''Daesh [the Arabic acronym for the Islamic State] has fortified the northern city of Mosul and started placing fortifications, some called 'Caliphate fences,’ around ...

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Mar 20, 2015 No Comments ›› Jack Flash

(CNSNews.com) - In a speech translated into English and posted on his official website, Iran’s Supreme Leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, told Iran’s “Assembly of Experts” last week that “our goal and main guideline should be to pursue Islam in its entirety." "What we understand from all Quranic teachings is that Islam commands Muslims to create a ...

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Mar 20, 2015 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from Vocativ: The scene is almost bucolic. A sunset, smiling children sitting on grass, families gathering together for a day out. They come to Dijla City, a mall and amusement park just north of the city of Mosul, to spend a peaceful afternoon. As they enter the gates, a man with a small microphone meets ...

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Mar 20, 2015 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

(CNSNews.com) – Days before Afghan leaders are due to hold talks with senior administration officials on military and economic assistance issues, the country’s defense ministry on Thursday confirmed that the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS/ISIL/Daesh) has established a presence in Afghanistan, although it played down the seriousness of the threat. “We do not deny ...

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Mar 20, 2015 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

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Mar 19, 2015 No Comments ›› Spit Stixx

Excerpted from The Washington Examiner: Suspected for years of plotting to dismantle the U.S. electric grid, American officials have confirmed that Iranian military brass have endorsed a nuclear electromagnetic pulse explosion that would attack the country's power system. American defense experts made the discovery while translating a secret Iranian military handbook, raising new concerns about Tehran's ...

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Mar 19, 2015 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

Excerpted from The BBC: A mob in Afghanistan’s capital Kabul has lynched a woman after she allegedly burned a copy of the Koran near a mosque, police say. Local police commander Saleh Mohammad told the BBC she was killed when “hundreds of locals and passersby attacked her with stones ...

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Mar 19, 2015 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

BENJAMIN NETANYAHU: The relationship between the President of the United States and the Prime Minister of Israel we have -- we can have differences -- but we have so many things that unite us. We have a situation in the Middle East that is very dangerous and presents a challenge to us-- ANDREA MITCHELL, NBC: Has ...

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Mar 19, 2015 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

Excerpted from The Jerusalem Post: In the wake of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s resounding victory in Tuesday’s election, the White House has expressed severe concern regarding the Likud leader’s campaign rhetoric and noted turnaround against the establishment of a Palestinian state. According to several administration officials, the Obama administration is now seriously considering agreeing to the ...

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Mar 19, 2015 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

Via FOX NEWS: The Islamic State claimed responsibility Thursday for an attack on a popular museum in Tunisia that left 23 people dead a day earlier, according to an audio recording posted online. Thursday's statement described the attack as a "blessed invasion of one of the dens of infidels and vice in Muslim Tunisia," and appeared on ...

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Mar 19, 2015 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from The Daily Mail: Michelle Obama has had an awkward start to her visit to Japan as she was pictured towering over Emperor Akihito and stumbling as she tried to bow, shake his hand and curtsey at once. The First Lady, dressed in a florid combination of a blazer and skirt, dwarfed the Emperor in ...

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Mar 19, 2015 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from MRC TV: Iran’s imprisonment of Christians has nearly doubled this past year; Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has overseen “deteriorating conditions for freedom of religion and belief in Iran,” according to a statement released by the United States Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF.) “Since assuming office in 2013, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has not ...

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Mar 19, 2015 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

The whole idea of the inevitably of Iran nukes is based on the preposterous presumption that war is not an option. It is, and it is the ONLY effective option. LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — A draft nuclear accord now being negotiated between the United States and Iran would force Iran to cut hardware it could use ...

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Mar 18, 2015 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

Excerpted From Iranian State Media Site Press TV: A letter by Republican senators warning Iran about a nuclear deal with President Barack Obama was a neoconservative plan to undermine a possible agreement with Tehran, American geopolitical commentator Dean Henderson says. An open letter signed by 47 Republican senators warned Iran ...

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Mar 18, 2015 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

Via FOX NEWS: In their fight against ISIS, the Kurdish army known as Peshmerga has a secret weapon – a second-generation gunsmith so skilled he can practically turn a bucket of rusty bolts into a killing machine for the rugged, but cash-strapped, fighting force. Aziz works for the Peshmerga for free, considering it his part in the ...

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Mar 18, 2015 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

Excerpted from Marine Times: The commandant of the Marine Corps told lawmakers that Marines who disarmed before departing Sanaa, Yemen during an embassy evacuation last month did so on the orders of U.S. Central Command and State Department officials. Gen. Joseph Dunford fielded hard-edged questions on the mission Tuesday ...

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Mar 18, 2015 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

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Mar 18, 2015 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

Via FOX NEWS: Two of the gunmen involved in an attack on a popular museum in Tunisia Wednesday -- which left 21 dead, including 17 tourists -- have been captured and one may still be at large, the country's Ministry of the Interior said. The gunmen had opened fire on the National Bardo Museum in ...

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Mar 18, 2015 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

Via THE LOCAL: A judge in Burgos has called for the arrest of exorcist, Jesús Hernández Sahagún, along with the girl’s priest after she went through 13 exorcisms while still a minor. Sahagún, the official exorcist of Valladolid, is facing charges of gender violence, causing injury and mistreatment according to local newspaper, Diario de Burgos, and ...

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Mar 18, 2015 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

Clashes between Iraqi security forces and allied Shiite militias and Islamic State fighters in Tikrit, Tuesday Photo credit: AP Via Israel Hayom: U.S. officials tell The New York Times they believe Iran brought in the heavier weaponry because after nearly eight weeks of fighting, Islamic State fighters are still entrenched in large parts of Tikrit. ...

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