Harvested poppy capsules
Harvested poppy capsules


The Golden Crescent And The Economics Of Terrorism – OpEd

By Nasurullah Brohi It is a well known trend that without the external support and huge finances none of the terrorist organizations and their insurgent activates could ever survive. The terrorist organizations also receive money in the name of donations as mostly in our countries the donations are taken in the name of trusts and […]

Turkey
Turkey


Turkey: Ali Babacan To Stay In New Cabinet

By Öznur Keleş Turkey’s new Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu has submitted his cabinet list to President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan in order to form the 62nd government. One of the most hotly discussed issues regarding the new cabinet was whether Ali Babacan would maintain his position therein. According to Davutoğlu’s announcement, Ali Babacan will continue in […]

Israel's Benjamin Netanyahu
Israel's Benjamin Netanyahu. File photo.


Israeli Police Open Murder Investigations Into Civilian Deaths From Gaza Rockets – OpEd

During Operation Protective Edge, seven Israeli civilians were killed as a result of rockets fired from Gaza.  Now, Israeli police plan on opening murder investigations (Hebrew) into each of these deaths.  The purpose would be to prepare for possible war crimes charges against those militants responsible for killing Israeli civilians.  The clear intent is to […]

Grand Mufti Sheikh Abdulaziz Al-Asheikh
Grand Mufti Sheikh Abdulaziz Al-Asheikh


Saudi Arabia: Grand Mufti Urges Youth To Shun Radical Groups

Grand Mufti Sheikh Abdul Aziz Al-Asheikh has urged young people to steer clear of “calls for jihad” issued on “perverted” grounds. “Young people should not let themselves be influenced by calls for jihad … on perverted principles,” he was quoted by the SPA as saying. “It is a great misfortune that our youths are being […]

United Kingdom flag
United Kingdom flag


Britain Raises Terror Alert To ‘Severe’, Says Attack ‘Highly Likely’

By Al Pessin Britain has raised its terrorism alert level in response to the rise of Islamic extremist groups in Iraq and Syria, and the belief that British citizens fighting with such groups could bring terror home. The new British terror threat level is called “severe,” which means an attack is “highly likely,” but there […]

A screenshot from azelin.files.wordpress.com via RT
A screenshot from azelin.files.wordpress.com via RT


Al-Qaeda Publish Car Bomb ‘Shopping List’ And Suggest UK Targets

Al-Qaeda this week published an online magazine featuring instructions on how to build homemade car bombs and an appeal to Muslims to attack UK and US targets in the vein of the Boston bombers. The English-language magazine, entitled ‘Palestine: Betrayal of the Guilty Conscience Al-Malahem’, urges Muslims in the West to assemble pressure cooker bombs […]

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