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Trump Admin Rejects Obama’s Preference for “ISIL”

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, February 25, 2017 at 2:00pm 2/25/2017 at 2:00pm
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President Trump’s administration will be referring to ISIS as ISIS rather than as ISIL as the Obama administration did.

The International Business Times reports:

The Islamic State group will be called ISIS under President Donald Trump’s administration, rejecting former President Barack Obama’s preference for referring to the militants as the Islamic State of Iraq...

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Muslim Brotherhood Making Inroads in Germany, Says Senior Intel Official

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, February 7, 2017 at 10:00am 2/7/2017 at 10:00am
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German intelligence agencies are alarmed over the growing influence of radical Islamist “Muslim Brotherhood” organisation in the state of Saxony. The Islamist group is buying large number of properties and setting up mosques all across the state, Saxony’s Office for the Protection of Constitution (LfV) said. “The aim of Muslim Brotherhood is to...

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Berlin Christmas Market Suspect Killed in Milan

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, December 23, 2016 at 10:00am 12/23/2016 at 10:00am

Authorities in Milan have killed the Tunisian man who drove a truck through a Christmas market in Berlin on Monday. The Wall Street Journal reported:

Italian police in the gritty Sesto San Giovanni neighborhood stopped Anis Amri just after 3 a.m. outside a train station for a routine check. When the officers...

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Politicians Demand Merkel Deport 200,000 Migrants

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, July 27, 2016 at 4:00pm 7/27/2016 at 4:00pm

Due to recent terrorist attacks, German politicians have now asked Chancellor Angela Merkel to deport over 200,000 migrants who failed to gain asylum. Homeland expert Armin Schuster said:

In his appeal for a speeding up of deportations, Mr Schuster said: “Some could get the impression they could get away with anything because...

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Germany: Syrian Refugee Pledged Allegiance to Islamic State

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, July 25, 2016 at 11:30am 7/25/2016 at 11:30am

Two Syrians in Germany attacked innocent civilians on Sunday. One killed a pregnant woman with a machete while the other detonated a bomb outside of a music festival.

The bomber recently pledged allegiance to the Islamic State, which has led authorities to call it a terrorist attack. Authorities call...

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What We Know So Far About the Orlando Terrorist Attack

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, June 16, 2016 at 1:00pm 6/16/2016 at 1:00pm

New developments keep popping up with the terrorist attack in Orlando, FL, that left 49 dead and over 50 injured. This is what we know so far.

Leslie wrote a post with the names of the victims and some stories about them. Our thoughts and prayers stay with them and their families...

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Orlando Terrorist Reportedly Called 911 to Pledge Allegiance to ISIS Leader

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, June 12, 2016 at 2:58pm 6/12/2016 at 2:58pm

Details continue to emerge about Omar Mateen, the man who murdered 50 people and injured over 50 more at Pulse, a popular gay club in Orlando, FL.

NBC News has reported that Mateen called 911 right before he committed the massacre. Officials told reporter Pete Williams that Mateen told the operators he...

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Video Release: Paris Terrorists Shown Training With ISIS in Syria

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, January 25, 2016 at 11:30am 1/25/2016 at 11:30am

ISIS has reportedly released a video that confirms that the Paris terrorists trained in Syria; the video shows the men carrying out executions and reinforces the knowledge that they were not merely “inspired” by ISIS.

The New York Times reports:

The Islamic State released a video on Sunday apparently showing footage of the...

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ISIS’ Favorite App

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, January 10, 2016 at 2:30pm 1/10/2016 at 2:30pm

Forget Twitter, ISIS and other al-Qaeda offshoots are flocking to Telegram.

The popular messaging app has become an ISIS favorite for its encryption and sharing capabilities.

Writing for Voice of America, Jamie Dettmer explained:

Telegram’s Channels Service, which was launched last September, allows messages to be transmitted to an unlimited number of subscribers and...

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Two big legal victories against BDS in Spain

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, January 7, 2016 at 9:00pm 1/7/2016 at 9:00pm

Spain has a particularly virulent anti-Israel movement both in the form of Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions, and rogue judges who threaten to issue warrants for the arrest of Israeli officials.

As to BDS, recall it was the Valencia BDS group that got American Jewish singer Matisyahu banned from a reggae festival after...

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Arrest of ISIS supporter in Rochester (NY) in New Year’s Eve Plot

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, December 31, 2015 at 6:00pm 12/31/2015 at 6:00pm

An ex-con who converted to Islam in prison has been arrested in New Year’s Eve plot:

Federal officials in Rochester, New York, have arrested a man who was allegedly plotting a New Year’s Eve machete attack on diners at a local restaurant.

According to NBC News, 25-year-old Emanuel Lutchman is an ex-con...

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Islamic State leader Baghdadi goads West in rare audio statement

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, December 26, 2015 at 2:30pm 12/26/2015 at 2:30pm

As Professor Jacobson noted, under the Obama-Clinton foreign policy ISIS has grown in strength and in territory.  Now ISIS’s leader, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, is goading the west in what might be considered a childish taunt if ISIS hadn’t been allowed to grow and prosper into a lethal organization with global reach.

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Angela Merkel Named ‘Person of the Year’, Trump Slams TIME

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, December 10, 2015 at 2:45pm 12/10/2015 at 2:45pm

TIME magazine named German Chancellor Angela Merkel as its Person of the Year. The New York-based magazine praised “her resilience and leadership when faced with the Syrian refugee crisis and turmoil in the European Union over its currency this year.” Angela Merkel is the first women to lead Germany and last month completed uninterrupted...

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As expected, San Bernardino terrorists were true believers

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, December 7, 2015 at 8:30am 12/7/2015 at 8:30am

A few more details are emerging concerning the San Bernardino terrorists.

The Times of Israel reports that Syed Rizwan Farook, the male terrorist killed trying to run away from the carnage he and his wife created, was “obsessed” with Israel and unwilling to wait the two years his father estimated it would...

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It’s Official: San Bernardino was “Act of Terrorism” and Jerry Brown still going to Paris Climate Conf

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, December 5, 2015 at 7:00am 12/5/2015 at 7:00am

A little over a week ago, President Obama was making the case that the most significant security threat was climate change and asserting that ISIS posed no credible threat to the US homeland.

In the wake of the San Bernardino massacre of 14 Americans on the homeland, it is clear that the...

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U.S. Launches Drone Strike at “Jihadi John”

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, November 13, 2015 at 7:00am 11/13/2015 at 7:00am

Late yesterday the Pentagon announced that it launched a drone strike against Islamic State terrorist Mohammed Emwazi, the man who served as the “face” of the group’s gruesome and infamous beheading videos.

Emwazi, also known as “Jihadi John,” was wounded a year ago during airstrikes in Anbar Province that killed 10...

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ISIS has a new, dangerous recruit: Boko Haram

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, March 7, 2015 at 5:31pm 3/7/2015 at 5:31pm

According to AFP, Boko Haram’s leader pledged loyalty to ISIS in an audio message posted to Twitter this afternoon.

From Yahoo News:

Kano (Nigeria) (AFP) – The leader of Nigeria’s Boko Haram militants, Abubakar Shekau, pledged allegiance to...

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