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Jakarta Globe • Sun 2016 Aug 28, 11:11am

A suicide bomb attempt at a Catholic church in Medan, North Sumatra, Sunday morning (28/08) has left the suspect with minor injuries after the bomb failed to detonate correctly. … ran towards to pulpit and attempted to stab the priest. The bomb hidden in the suspect's vest failed to detonate, only creating sparks which injured the would-be attacker. The priest sustained only minor scratches to his arm.…

War News Updates • Thu 2016 Aug 25, 8:45pm

A U.S. Navy ship fired warning shots toward an Iranian fast-attack craft that approached two U.S. ships, a Pentagon spokesman said on Thursday, in the most serious of a number of incidents in the Gulf area this week…

Citing Reuters. Links to many articles.
Pamela Geller, Atlas Shrugs • Thu 2016 Aug 25, 3:16pm

France: Muslim VIOLENTLY BEATS 11 elderly victims, throws them in the water screaming “ALLAHU AKBAR,” Media BLACK-OUT…

Nickarama, Weasel Zippers • Mon 2016 Aug 22, 10:44am

…A boy suicide bomber in his early teens was arrested by Kurdish security forces in Kirkuk on Sunday night before detonating his explosives belt, after two other suicide attacks on the same day in the Kurdish city.…

Children raised in the religion of pieces
Tanesha Mundle, Jamaica Observer • Mon 2016 Aug 22, 10:41am

A Muslim landlord who attacked his Christian tenant with a metal pipe and broke her leg during a discussion about their religion, which had escalated into an argument……

"Say that mine is a Religion of Peace or I'll kill you!"
Dayton Daily News • Mon 2016 Aug 22, 10:38am

Kettering Police and Ascension Catholic Church leaders say two to three Arab men who entered the church Sunday and began videotaping the service were studying Christianity.

The men’s activity alarmed some parishioners who contacted police which prompted officers to respond…

"Studying Christianity" to what purpose? That's the real question.
Pamela Geller, Atlas Shrugs • Sat 2016 Aug 20, 9:33pm

ISIS Turkey wedding bombing: 22 killed and 94 injured after suicide bomb attack… in the city of Gaziantep, which is located 40 miles from the Syrian border…

Bare Naked Islam • Sat 2016 Aug 20, 9:26pm

…One eyewitness stated that the MUSLIM suspect “had the knife in his right hand and he just walked off – he didn’t even run away after brutally stabbing 18-year-old, Lance Scott Walker, to death multiple times.”…

Just an everyday activity for some, it seems.
Lizzie Dearden, Independent (UK) • Fri 2016 Aug 19, 11:26pm

Isis has claimed its first terror attack on Russian soil after two supporters attempted to murder police officers near Moscow.

Both of the men were killed during the assault at a traffic post on a motorway in Balashika on Wednesday, when they were armed with a gun and two axes.…

They may find messing with Putin is different from messing with Merkel or Obama.
Edwin Mora, Breitbart • Fri 2016 Aug 19, 1:28am

An al-Qaeda-linked Libyan prisoner, currently held at the U.S. military detention center in Guantánamo Bay, Cuba, has been declared too dangerous to release by President Barack Obama’s parole-style board, according to the Pentagon.

The decision by the Periodic Review Board (PRB) to declare the 48-year-old Libyan detainee, Ismael Ali Faraj Ali Bakush, unsuitable for release does not necessarily mean he will remain imprisoned indefinitely.…

Which will probably just encourage Obama to release him sooner.
David Norris, KTUL • Wed 2016 Aug 17, 8:06pm

A Tulsa Imam said Muslims in Tulsa are really trying to get the message out: extremists don't represent the Muslim religion. …"Just as the KKK is unrepresentative of historical Christianity… They were a big thorn in the side of America for some time." Ederer said that message seems to be getting drowned out lately. "So, they're just buying into all this terrible rhetoric that's going around right now," said Ederer.…

Odd that a religion which fundamentally teaches conquering, slaying "infidels," subjugating women, and betraying truth should get such a bad rap.
Pamela Geller, Atlas Shrugs • Tue 2016 Aug 16, 10:57pm

Oklahoma: Ruling delayed on jihadi’s plea; admits to beheading co-worker for insulting Islam, Judge considering “mental illness”…

It's a tough thing - what jihadist isn't, essentially, insane? Speaking of nuts:

…Robert Hunt, a Southern Methodist University professor considered an expert on Islamic beliefs, testified for the defense that Nolen, a Muslim convert, developed ideas about being a Muslim that are irrational, contradictory and not in keeping with normal Islamic teachings or the ideology of the Islamic State, also known as ISIS.…

Donna Rachel Edmunds, Breitbart • Tue 2016 Aug 16, 8:51pm

Anjem Choudary, one of Britain’s most notorious hate preachers, has been convicted of supporting Islamic State. He now faces up to a decade in jail.…

Tobias Anderrson, Breitbart • Fri 2016 Aug 12, 9:34pm

…Thankfully, someone has figured out why all these rapes are taking place in Sweden. Börje Svensson, a psychotherapist and “an expert on sexual criminals”, was interviewed in one of the biggest Swedish newspapers recently about Sweden’s rape epidemic. His conclusion? The good, hot, summer weather.…

Disinformed, ill-informed, or just stupid?
Sky News • Mon 2016 Aug 8, 9:15pm

…At least 70 people have been killed in a suicide bombing at a hospital in southwest Pakistan. …Islamic State has claimed responsibility for the attack which happened shortly after the body of a prominent lawyer killed in a shooting was taken to the hospital. …appeared to target around 150 mourners who had gathered close to the hospital's emergency ward, a spokesman for the regional government said.…

Putin
Bare Naked Islam • Mon 2016 Aug 8, 9:13pm

VLADIMIR PUTIN: “I swear, if they (the Islamic State savages) ever bomb Russia, in half an hour every Muslim will die”…

Don't hold back, Vlad. Tell us how you really feel! (Citing Noscomunicamos.
JTA, Haaretz • Sun 2016 Aug 7, 11:01am

…An Israeli cyber intelligence company claims it has hacked ISIS communications and learned about the group’s plans to attack U.S. air bases in Kuwait, Bahrain and Saudi Arabia.

Intsights, which is run by former Israel Defense Forces intelligence officers and based in Herzliya, said Wednesday it had hacked the forum on which ISIS operatives publish terror attack plans…

Crazyface
The Religion of Peace • Fri 2016 Aug 5, 9:17pm

This is part of the list of Islamic terror attacks maintained by TheReligionofPeace.com.

During this time period, there were 133 Islamic attacks in 20 countries, in which 1087 people were killed and 1751 injured.…

And the beat goes on…
Patrick Malone, Washington Post • Fri 2016 Aug 5, 9:16pm

…secret group of fewer than 10 people — formed in April 2014 in North Dakota, Texas and Michigan — discovered that getting a license and then ordering enough materials to make a dirty bomb was strikingly simple in one of their three tries. Sellers were preparing shipments that together were enough to poison a city center when the operation was shut down.

The team’s members could have been anyone — a terrorist outfit, emissaries of a rival government, domestic extremists. In fact, they were undercover bureaucrats with the investigative arm of Congress.…

Raheem Kassam, Breitbart • Wed 2016 Aug 3, 11:19pm

One woman has been killed and up to six people have been injured after a man with a knife reportedly attacked people in the busy area of Bloomsbury in Central London. …just before 10:30pm on Wednesday night. Police were called to the scene and tasered one individual before making an arrest.… terrorism is being investigated as a motive…

BlazingCatFur • Wed 2016 Aug 3, 4:12pm

A jailhouse interview with a German man who joined the Islamic State reveals the workings of a unit whose lieutenants are empowered to plan attacks around the world.… members of the Islamic State’s secret service… came to inform him and his German friend that they no longer wanted Europeans to come to Syria. Where they were really needed was back home, to help carry out the group’s plan of waging terrorism across the globe. "…they have loads of people living in European countries and waiting for commands to attack the European people…”

Citing NY Times
Daniel K. Eisenbud, Jerusalem Post • Tue 2016 Aug 2, 12:38pm

A 21-year-old civil engineering student from the West Bank’s Hebron University attempted to carry out a mass-casualty bombing attack on Jerusalem’s light rail last month to exact revenge for Jewish visitation to the Temple Mount, police said on Tuesday.…

Nightmouse, Blazing Cat Fur • Sun 2016 Jul 31, 11:43pm

Authorities sent in a robot to investigate the toolbox on Sunday at the Maracana Stadium as rehearsals for the ceremony were underway.

The toolbox is believed to have exploded when the robot touched it. No injuries have been reported.…

War News Updates • Sun 2016 Jul 31, 9:27pm

…there has been a significant attack directed or inspired by ISIS every 84 hours since June 8 in cities outside the war zones in Iraq, Syria, Sinai in Egypt and Libya…

Cites CNN. - WNU Editor: And the trends are telling all of us that this is going to get worse.
Pamela Geller, Atlas Shrugs • Sun 2016 Jul 31, 7:21pm

…Jos Vanderlee, 65, a priest in Belgium stabbed ‘by asylum seeker in his own home after letting him in to use shower’…

Be charitable, but not stupid.
Nickarama, Weasel Zippers • Sat 2016 Jul 30, 8:05pm

Thousands Of Turkish Forces Surround U.S. Base At Incirlik Airbase, Block Access/Exit…UPDATE: Report Of Erdogan Islamist Protesters Outside U.S. Consulate In Adana, Also At Incirlik, Military Police Keeping Them Out…

David Choi, Business Insider • Fri 2016 Jul 29, 12:21pm

…In a crowded street in Baghdad's Karrada neighborhood, a vehicle-borne improvised explosive device, or VBIED, detonated after midnight, causing nearby dwellings to be engulfed in flames.

Many residents were trapped inside the inferno — it was estimated that 20 to 30 people died from the initial explosion.

But investigators at the scene are now concerned with another potential threat: The terrorist group may have developed and used a new type of bomb.…

Philip Messing and C.J. Sullivan, NY Post • Thu 2016 Jul 28, 10:40pm

A teen who threatened to “shoot one of these” cops at the Port Authority Bus Terminal Wednesday was arrested after a homeless man turned him in, sources said.

Florida resident Hunter Lee Taylor, 18, was allegedly smoking marijuana with George Pugh in the terminal at about 4 p.m. when Taylor motioned toward a PAPD cop and said, “I’d like to off that guy…”

Political Islam, YouTube • Thu 2016 Jul 28, 10:38pm

CAIR, Council of American Islamic Relations, has issued guide lines on how not to talk about jihad. Do not blame all Muslims for terrorism, but there is no need to blame any Muslims. The blame is the Islamic jihad doctrine. But there is something that all Muslims share – the same doctrine, the same Koran and the same Sunna of Mohammed.…

Video: 2:11
Middle East Monitor • Thu 2016 Jul 28, 10:34pm

Morocco’s interior ministry yesterday announced that police had arrested 52 people suspected of having links to Daesh and who had planned several attacks in the kingdom.

The operation which took place on 19 July followed an investigation into 143 suspects throughout the country.…

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