Tag: radical islam

Afghanistan: Taliban Prisoners Freed for Peace Talks Already ‘Returned to Battlefield’

A number of Taliban prisoners released to facilitate Afghan peace talks that began ten days ago have already “returned to the battlefield,” a lead negotiator for the Afghan government said on Tuesday.…

Taliban Kills Dozens of Afghan Troops as Peace Talks Continue

Government officials in Afghanistan confirmed over 50 casualties in several attacks by the Taliban jihadist organization on Thursday, strikes that occurred as the Taliban attempts to broker a peace deal with both Kabul and the U.S. government.…

Iran Boasts of Agriculture Deal with Brazil’s Bolsonaro

Iranian news agencies revealed on Wednesday that the country’s Agriculture Ministry would soon sign three memoranda of understanding (MOUs) with the government of Brazil.…

UK: 15% of Young Muslims Agree People Should ‘Defend Their Culture or Religion with Force’

Research commissioned by the Tony Blair institute has found that 15 per cent of young Muslims in Britain believe “People should be prepared to go out and fight to defend their religion or culture with force”.…

Great Britain Extends Condolences on ‘America’s Darkest of Days’

Prime Minister Boris Johnson has extended Britain’s condolences to the victims of the September 11th terrorist attacks on “America’s darkest of days.”…

Greece Arrests and Deports Jordanian Islamist Found with UK Passport

Greek authorities have arrested a man of Jordanian background with a British passport, believed to be connected to radical Islamic terrorist organisations in Syria.…

Trump’s True Relationship With Russia Has Never Been Revealed

Getty / Arsh Raziuddin / The Atlantic Fate offered Peter Strzok a place in history that he never sought. The son of an Army officer, Strzok also served in the United States military before joining the FBI’s counterintelligence operation in 1996. He excelled at his…

France: One in Four Young Muslims Refuse to Condemn Charlie Hebdo Terror Killings

A survey released by the Institut Français d’Opinion Publique (Ifop) has revealed that 26 per cent of French Muslims under the age of 25 refuses to condemn the 2015 Charlie Hebdo terrorist attacks.…

Iran, Silent on Terrorist-Made Coronavirus ‘Vaccine,’ Prepares to Import Foreign Candidates

Iran’s outgoing President Hassan Rouhani ordered the nation’s Health Ministry to begin plans to buy Chinese coronavirus vaccine candidates from other countries this weekend, raising questions about the progress Iran has made on its alleged indigenous attempt at a vaccine.…

Hostage Describes Islamist Elements of Armed Bank Robbery

A bank employee who was taken hostage along with five others has revealed that the man who took them prisoner showed signs of Islamic radicalism, preaching and reciting Qur’an verses.…

Nigerian Senator: Boko Haram Massacred 75 Elders in My Hometown, I Can’t Go Home

Senator Ali Ndume of Borno state, Nigeria, lamented in remarks Wednesday that he does not feel safe returning to his hometown because Boko Haram’s ongoing conquest of the region is “overwhelming” to security officers.…

Muslim Council: ‘Allahu Akbar’ Headlines Are Misleading, Implies Islam Motivates Attacks

The Muslim Council of Britain has claimed that British media has placed a “disproportionate focus” on Islamic terrorist attacks.…

Ariana Grande Concert Terror Bombing Plotter Sentenced to Minimum of 55 Years in Prison

Hashem Abedi, convicted of 22 murders for his part in his brother Salman’s suicide bombing of the Manchester Arena in 2017, has been sentenced to a minimum of 55 years in prison.…

UK: Alleged Jihadi Terror Plotter Tells Court ISIS ‘Created by America’ to ‘Increase Islamophobia’

An alleged Islamist terror plotter has told an English court he viewed terrorist videos only as “research” and that the Islamic State was fabricated by the U.S. to encourage Islamophobia. …

Police in Germany Arrest Suspected Syrian Militant Near Berlin

BERLIN (AP) – German authorities arrested a Syrian national Tuesday on suspicion he was a member of two militant groups that fought against the government of President Bashar Assad during the early stages of the conflict in Syria. The suspect,…