Manchester Bomb Suspect Said To Have Had Ties To al Qaeda, Terrorism Training Abroad By Alexander Smith, www.nbcnews.com View Original May 23rd, 2017 MANCHESTER, England — Salman Abedi, the 22-year-old British man believed to have killed 22 people in a suicide-bomb attack, had ties to al Qaeda and had received terrorist training abroad, a U.S. intelligence official told […]
PRESIDENT TRUMP’S SPEECH IN SAUDI ARABIA http://thehill.com/blogs/pundits-blog/the-administration/334454-full-speech-president-donald-trump-address-in-saudi FULL SPEECH: President Donald Trump address in Saudi Arabia BY THE HILL STAFF – 05/21/17 12:00 PM EDT 32 26 181 Autoplay: On | Off I want to thank King Salman for his extraordinary words, and the magnificent Kingdom of Saudi Arabia for hosting today’s summit. I am honored to be received […]
Islamic State Tested Chemical Weapons On Live Victims In Horrific, ‘Nazi-Style’ Experiments, Documents At The University Of Mosul Reveal — The World Need’s….A Judgment At Raqqa!
Islamic State Tested Chemical Weapons On Live Victims In Horrific, ‘Nazi-Style’ Experiments, Documents At The University Of Mosul Reveal — The World Need’s….A Judgment At Raqqa! http://www.fortunascorner.com David Burke writes in this morning’s (May 20, 2017) DailyMailOnline, that the Islamic State “conducted horrific chemical weapons experiments on live prisoners, using them as human […]
Iraq’s Prime Minister Haidar al-Abadi had secretly pivoted his support away from the US -Jordanian campaign for control over the borders of Iraq and Syria, and switched instead to alignment with Moscow and Tehran. dangerously against US military plans in Syria Iraqi officers land in Syria, stir Israeli concern DEBKAfile Special Report May 17, 2017, 10:30 […]
Excerpt: These two claims make Zawahiri’s recent audio message—urging jihadist groups, among other things, to unify—very meaningful. Zawahiri told mujahideen, “Unite and close your ranks with your Muslim brothers and mujahideen not just in Sham [Syria], but the entire world, for it is a single Crusader campaign being waged against Muslims the world over.” […]
Hamza Bin Laden Offers ‘Advice For Martyrdom Seekers In The West’ By Thomas Joscelyn, www.longwarjournal.org View Original May 13th, 2017 Hamza bin Laden, the son of al Qaeda founder Osama bin Laden, has released a new message offering “advice” for “martyrdom seekers in the West.” Hamza encourages followers to lash out on their own, but only after […]
Very looooong essay/article. But, if you have the time and inclination, it is rich and interesting, with much to think about. RCP Dave Maxwell: Below is the text of Robert Kaplan’s long essay. The original with graphics, photos, and citations can be read at this link: http://stories.cnas.org/the-return-of-marco-polos-world-and-the-u-s-military-response. We should read, ponder, and discuss this […]