ISIS

Secret Isis files reveal fighters are relatively educated and well-off but unemployed

Aspiring Isis recruits are more likely to be better educated than their compatriots, a new study from the World Bank based on leaked internal documents from the terror group has found. The socio-economic study, aimed at trying to understand the pull factors of Isis’ particular brand of extremism, found that more than a quarter of foreign recruits had a university ...

ISIS Missile Hits Southern Israel

Palestinian terrorists affiliated with ISIS fired a rocket into southern Israel on Wednesday. The projectile landed on a residential street in the oft-targeted town of Sderot, causing damage but no injuries. The attack was claimed by Ahfad al-Sahaba-Aknaf Bayt al-Maqdis, a Palestinian group that acts as the local Gaza branch of ISIS. The group’s statement was issued in both Arabic ...

The ancient tragedy John Kerry used to explain Syria

BY KALAHAN DENG In a Wednesday session on Syria at the United Nations Security Council, U.S. Secretary of State John F. Kerry deployed a curious historical reference. “Those who believe this crisis couldn’t get worse are dead wrong, as are those who believe that a military victory is possible,” Kerry intoned at the special session, after urging a cessation of hostilities. ...

A ferocious assault on Aleppo suggests the U.S. may be wrong on Syria

BY KALAHAN DENG Syrian and Russian warplanes launched a ferocious assault against rebel-held Aleppo on Friday, burying any hopes that a U.S.-backed cease-fire could be salvaged and calling into question whether the deal would ever have worked. Waves upon waves of planes relentlessly struck neighborhoods in the rebel-held east of the city on the first day of a new offensive ...

IS conflict: Turkey sends more tanks into Syria

EDITED BY KALAHAN DENG Turkey has sent more tanks into northern Syria, in an operation against the Islamic State (IS) group, Turkish media reports say. The tanks crossed the border near the Turkish town of Kilis and journalists later heard firing and saw plumes of smoke rising on Syrian territory. Civilians were seen fleeing as the Turkish military advanced. The ...

Turkey agrees plan for ‘Isis-free zone’ along Syrian border

EDITED BY KALAHAN DENG Turkey and the US have agreed on the outlines of a plan to drive Islamic State out of a strip of land along the Turkish-Syrian border, according to reports, in a landmark deal that will draw Turkey further into Syria’s civil war and looks likely to increase the intensity of the US air war against Isis. ...

Finally, The Britain’s ‘most hated man’ Anjem Choudary convicted for ISIS support

EDITED BY KALAHAN DENG The question is , why not long ago? Well,it has been so long for British authority to put an end and convict this notorious hate preacher who led a flag-burning demonstration outside the US embassy on the anniversary of the 9/11 attacks and voiced support for jihad has been convicted of inviting support for ISIS. Anjem Choudary, ...

Iraq executes 36 people for Camp Speicher massacre

EDITED BY KALAHAN DENG Iraq has hanged 36 people for taking part in the massacre of as many as 1,700 men in ISIS-controlled territory in 2014, a local governor said. The convicts were executed Sunday at Al-Hoot prison in Nasiriyah, said Yahya Al-Nasiri, governor of Dhiqar province. The killings have come to be known as the “Speicher Massacre” because it ...

ISIS AFFILIATES IN EUROPE NEW STYLE OF MACHETE ATTACKS ON POLICE OFFICERS AND CIVILIANS

WRITTEN BY KALAHAN DENG  FOR ISIS, BOKO HARAM, AL-SHABAB, and AL-QAEDA; all options are on the table in order to achieve their goal of terrifying people everywhere at any cost. I do not really understand why some people are unable to acknowledge that radicalization of young people especially homegrown terrorist is deeply rooted on religious ideology rather than political view ...

Here’s how ISIS was really founded

EDITED BY KALAHAN DENG Plenty has been said about Donald Trump calling President Barack Obama the “founder of ISIS.” The GOP presidential candidate added to the conversation himself on Friday, tweeting that he wasbeing sarcastic when he made the remarks. A day earlier, he told a radio host that Obama deserves blame for the Muslim terror group’s rise because of ...