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The Islamic State and the modern terrorism: is there any long term solution to this ‘cancer’ in XXI century?

The beheaded of the American journalist James Foley by a British militant of the Islamic State/IS remembered to the ‘West’ that the horrors of Al Qaeda not only didn’t stop but, after a dozen of years of Iraq disasters and a couple of Syrian ones, have been now overcome by a stronger terrorist group in Middle East, richer, more organized and for the first time with a territory that allowed it to build a sort of ‘terrorist state’. 1,103 more words

Middle East

The Islamic State and the modern terrorism: is there any long term solution to this ‘cancer’ in XXI century?

The beheaded of the American journalist James Foley by a British militant of the Islamic State/IS remembered to the ‘West’ that the horrors of Al Qaeda not only didn’t stop but, after a dozen of years of Iraq disasters and a couple of Syrian ones, have been now overcome by a stronger terrorist group in Middle East, richer, more organized and for the first time with a territory that allowed it to build a sort of ‘terrorist state’. 1,103 more words

Middle East

4 year old Israeli child killed today...this can only mean worse conditions for Gaza Palestinians

An Israeli child was killed by a mortar shell in a Gaza border city today. All deaths are a tragedy, especially when the victims are children, and I am so, so sorry to hear about this. 63 more words

Gaza

Arab initiative at UN meeting will focus on Israel's nuclear arsenal

Arab states, Israel set to clash at U.N. nuclear meeting The Daily Star :: Lebanon News :: http://www.dailystar.com.lb   Reuters   VIENNA: As war rages in Gaza, Arab states will likely try to heighten… 215 more words

Politics International

Terrorism waiting to happen: Obama admin ignores Congress in lifting 30-yr. ban on Libyans training in U.S. flight schools

Reportedly, Obama ignored the advice of senior military and intelligence officials in releasing 5 high-level Taliban terrorists from Gitmo in exchange for U.S. Army deserter Sgt. 707 more words

United States

Dr. Eowyn reblogged this on Fellowship of the Minds and commented:

Despite the jihadist attack on our consulate in Benghazi, Libya two years ago, and despite the terrorist threats in Libya today which led to the recent evacuation of the U.S. embassy in Tripoli, the POS is reversing a 30-year ban on Libyans getting flight and nuclear science training in America. Worse still, the Dept of Homeland (In)Security stonewalled the House Judiciary Committee's repeated requests for justification of the policy reversal. With Democrats in control of the Senate, there is little that the House can do about the self-styled Fuhrer in the White House.

In All Things

The events of the past few weeks in the Middle East have brought us face to face with the evil that is running rampant in Syria and Northern Iraq. 1,766 more words