Articles Tagged 'Muslims Extremists'
‘Allahu akbar’: Authorities looking at terrorism in Michigan airport stabbing
The stabbing of a police officer at a Michigan airport on Wednesday is being investigated by the FBI as a possible terror attack, officials said.…
Detroit cleric influenced London terrorists?
Investigators are looking into whether or not the Islamist militants who attacked civilians with a truck and knives in London last Saturday may have been…
Thousands mourn ‘blind sheikh’ convicted in 1993 World Trade Center bombing
AL-GAMALIYA, EGYPT | Thousands of mourners gathered in a small Egyptian town on Wednesday for the funeral of the Muslim cleric known as “the blind sheikh” who was convicted of conspiracy in the 1993 World Trade Center bombing in New York.
Omar Abdel-Rahman, who was also convicted of planning a broader “war of urban terrorism” in the United States, died…
Iraq launches offensive on last Islamic State stronghold in Mosul
U.S.-backed Iraqi forces on Sunday launched a ground offensive to dislodge Islamic State militants from the western part of the city of Mosul, and put an end to their ambitions for territorial rule in Iraq.
Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi announced the start of the offensive in the northern city, asking the armed forces to “respect human rights” during the battle…
West Mosul residents told battle is imminent as Iraqi forces begin moving
Iraqi planes dropped millions of leaflets on the western side of Mosul warning residents that the battle to dislodge Islamic State is imminent as troops…
CBS Poll: Two-Thirds of Democrats Say Islam, Christianity Equally Violent
Almost seven out 10 Democrats believe Islam “encourages violence… about the same as other religions,” according to a new CBS poll.
The trusting attitude towards…
Islamic State finds success infiltrating its terrorists into refugee flows to West
The Islamic State has planned to infect refugee flows to the West with mass killers, and it has had some violent successes.
The CIA said…
Baghdad blasts kill 25 as Mosul fighting intensifies
Two bombs claimed by Islamic State killed 25 people in central Baghdad on Saturday, as fighting intensified in the northern city of Mosul where government…
Islamic State takes control of half Iraqi town near Jordan-Syria border
BAGHDAD – Islamic State fighters expanded the area under their control in a remote western Iraqi town near the borders with Syria and Jordan from…
Man living in Maryland charged in ISIS group case
GREENBELT, Md. – A citizen of Bangladesh who was living in Maryland has been charged with attempting to provide material support and resources to the…