Category Archives: Islamists

Islamic State attack on buses carrying Christian pilgrims in Egypt leaves 7 dead, 19 wounded – Los Angeles Times

Islamic militants on Friday ambushed three buses carrying Christian pilgrims on their way to a remote desert monastery south of the Egyptian capital of Cairo, killing seven and wounding 19, according to the Coptic Orthodox Church and the Interior Ministry. … Continue reading

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Fearing ‘angry mob’, lawyer of freed Christian woman leaves Pakistan | A Real Apartheid State

ISLAMABAD (Reuters) – The Pakistani lawyer who helped a Christian woman overturn her death sentence for blasphemy said on Saturday he had left the country in fear of his life after her acquittal earlier this week sparked street protests by … Continue reading

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Denmark says it foiled Iranian plot to kill activist on its soil | The Guardian

A police operation that cut off Copenhagen from the rest of Denmark for several hours last month was launched to foil an alleged Iranian plot to kill an exiled opposition activist, Danish officials have revealed. A Norwegian citizen of Iranian … Continue reading

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Nearly 100 ISIS Terrorist Arrests Prompt Worries About Migrant Caravan

Guatemalan President Jimmy Morales told the Conference for Prosperity and Security in Central America last week that “not only have we arrested them within our territory, but they have been deported to their countries of origin.” The arrests were made … Continue reading

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Dutch police arrest 7 men suspected of plotting major terror attack | Those Nasty Dutch 

The national prosecutor’s office said in a statement that heavily armed police arrested the men in the towns of Arnhem, about 100 kilometers (62 miles) south of Amsterdam, and Weert in the southern Netherlands close to the borders of Germany … Continue reading

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France’s Marine Le Pen Ordered to Undergo Psychiatric Tests | Women Must Be Believed

French far-right politician Marine Le Pen expressed indignation Thursday over a court-ordered psychiatric evaluation in response to photos she tweeted of violent acts committed by the Islamic State. Le Pen tweeted copies of the court order, which was issued last … Continue reading

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‘We’ve Been Attacked’: A Personal Reflection About Sept. 11, 2001

I was just three months into a new job in midtown Manhattan as a publicist for a classical music producer and conductor when the planes hit the towers on Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2001. As I emerged from the subway platform … Continue reading

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