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Zawahiri says jihadists should prepare for guerrilla war in Iraq

Long War Journal, by Thomas Joscelyn,  August 26, 2016

As Sahab, al Qaeda’s propaganda arm, released the third episode of Ayman al Zawahiri’s “Brief Messages to a Victorious Ummah” series on Aug. 784 more words

Counter Jihad Report

Syrian refugees support each other in Britain

August 21, 2016

LONDON (AP) — A summer rainstorm pounded down on the eaves of Christ the Saviour church hall in London as Fardous Bahbouh poured tea and set up the makeshift classroom where she teaches some 25 Syrian refugees how to ask for directions in English, shop for groceries and navigate British norms in making new friends. 711 more words

Islamic History

Syrian refugees support each other in Britain

August 21, 2016

LONDON (AP) — A summer rainstorm pounded down on the eaves of Christ the Saviour church hall in London as Fardous Bahbouh poured tea and set up the makeshift classroom where she teaches some 25 Syrian refugees how to ask for directions in English, shop for groceries and navigate British norms in making new friends. 711 more words

Levant

PA: Czech schools to stop defining Jerusalem as capital of Israel

August 17, 2016

The Czech Ministry of Education, Youth, and Sports notified the Palestinian Authority embassy in Prague of their decision to stop using educational textbooks that refer to Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, a statement released by the Palestinian Foreign Ministry said yesterday. 83 more words

Islamic History

Infiniti Q30 - The Premium Sporty Crossover

Rally of Lebanon is the Middle East version of WRC held every year in the hills of Beirut. In fact, just like Lebanon, the whole Levant region is a continuous range of mountains, rich with the most historic sights nestled next to the Meditteranean sea. 864 more words

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Austrian Offices in Crete #12 (1907)

Crete (Κρήτη in Greek) is the largest and most populous of the Greek islands, and the fifth-largest island in the Mediterranean Sea, after Sicily, Sardinia, Cyprus, and Corsica. 1,092 more words

Stamp Issuers

A review of the Olive Tree Dictionary on Spoken Levantine Arabic

I spent several hours today at the Library getting a closer look at the various spoken Arabic dictionaries in circulation so the chapter on written resources in  305 more words

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