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Islamic State perform ‘farewell prayer’ preparing to leave Hawija
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Afghanistan
Pakistani IS militants among 4 killed by public uprising forces in Nangarhar
[Khaama (Afghanistan)] The public uprising forces have killed at least four bully boyz affiliated with the Islamic State
...formerly ISIS or ISIL, depending on your preference. Before that al-Qaeda in Iraq, as shaped by Abu Musab Zarqawi. They're very devout, committing every atrocity they can find in the Koran and inventing a few more. They fling Allah around with every other sentence, but to hear the pols talk they're not really Moslems....
of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) terrorist group in eastern Nangarhr province of Afghanistan.

According to the local officials, the bully boyz were killed during the festivities in the vicinity of Nazian district.

The provincial government media office also confirmed the killing of four ISIS bully boyz including three Paks during the festivities with the public uprising forces.

A statement by the provincial government said a clash broke out between the public uprising forces and ISIS bully boyz in Nazian district late on Sunday night.

The statement further added that four ISIS bully boyz were killed and two suspects were enjugged
Drop the gat, Rocky, or you're a dead 'un!
during the festivities.

At least three of the bully boyz killed during the festivities hailed from Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa
... formerly NWFP, still Terrorism Central...
province of Pakistain, the statement said, adding that the dead bodies of the IS krazed killers, three assault rifles, and a suicide kaboom vest were also left in the area.

One of the bully boyz killed during the festivities hailed from the same district (Nazian) where the festivities took place, the statement added.

Posted by: Fred || 09/12/2017 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [227 views] Top|| File under: Islamic State


Suicide attack targets foreign troops convoy in Bagram
[Khaama (Afghanistan)] A suicide kaboom rocked Bagram district in northern Parwan province of Afghanistan this afternoon targeting a convoy of the foreign forces.

According to the local officials, the incident took place after a jacket wallah rammed a vehicle packed with explosives into the convoy of the American forces.

District administrative chief Abdul Shakoor Qudosi confirmed the incident and said preliminary reports indicate a number of civilians have sustained injuries in the attack.

He said there are no reports regarding the possible casualties of the American forces as there are fears that some of them have also sustained minor injuries.

In the meantime, another security official confirmed that three civilians were maimed in the attack and added that there are reports that two foreign soldiers have sustained injuries.

The Taliban
...Arabic for students...
group grabbed credit behind the incident and claimed that dozens of American soldiers were killed or maimed in the attack.

This is not the first time the Taliban group claim of inflicting heavy casualties in attacks on Afghan or foreign forces as numerous such claims have proven to be false in the past.

This was the second attack in Bagram district in less than a week period and following the controversial air drop of the offensive anti-Taliban leaflets by the American forces.
Posted by: Fred || 09/12/2017 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [198 views] Top|| File under: Taliban


Taliban local leader among 4 killed in Logar airstrike
[Khaama (Afghanistan)] A local leader of the Taliban
...Arabic for students...
group was killed along with his three fighters in an Arclight airstrike conducted in central Pashtun-infested Logar province of Afghanistan.

The Ministry of Interior of Afghanistan informed regarding the deaths of the Taliban leader and his fighters today morning.

A statement by the ministry of interior said the Taliban leader killed in the Arclight airstrike has been identified as Qari Ismail who was also famous as Mir Mohammadi.

The statement further added that the three other Taliban group members killed in the Arclight airstrike have been identified as Qari Sirajuddin, Ahmad Gul and Mohammad Tahir.

The Arclight airstrike was carried out in the vicinity of Ab Josh area of Charkh district, the ministry of interior said, adding that several weapons along with a vehicle of the Taliban were also destroyed.

According to MoI, the group was involved in several terrorist related activities including coordinated attacks, and roadside kaboomings before they were killed in the Arclight airstrike.

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Foreign female aid worker shot dead in Mazar city in North of Afghanistan
[Khaama (Afghanistan)] A female foreign aid worker has been rubbed out by gunnies in Mazar-e-Sharif city, the quiet provincial capital of Balkkh province in North of Afghanistan.

According to the local security officials, the incident took place around noon time in one of the health centers of the International Committee of the Red Thingy.

Provincial police front man Shirjan Durani confirmed the incident and said the female aid worker was rubbed out by two men who had visited the hospital for the treatment.

He said the two men who killed the female aid worker have been locked away
Youse'll never take me alive coppers!... [BANG!]... Ow!... I quit!
and are in jug of the police forces.

There are no reports available regarding the identity of the dear departed aid worker and the main motive behind the incident has not been ascertained so far.
... but gratitude was probably not it.
This comes as the anti-government armed Death Eaters carried out an attack on ICRC staff members in northern Jawzjan province nearly seven months ago.

The gunnies believed to be loyalists of the ISIS terrorist group also kidnapped a number of the ICRC staff member after the attack.

However,
it was a brave man who first ate an oyster...
the ICRC organization last week informed regarding the release of the hostages but provided no details regarding the circumstances surrounding their release.
The Local - Spain adds:
A Spanish physiotherapist working for the Red Cross in northern Afghanistan was shot and killed Monday by a wheelchair-bound patient, in the latest attack on the international charity. The woman was shot inside the aid group's orthopaedic centre in the city of Mazar-i-Sharif, Thomas Glass, spokesman for the International Committee of the Red Cross, told AFP. The victim, who has not been identified, was taken to the NATO military base hospital at Camp Marmal where she died of her wounds.

Two people have been arrested over the deadly attack, including the 21-year-old shooter who police said was a "regular patient".

"He had hidden the pistol in his wheelchair which he used to shoot the victim," police spokesman Shir Jan Durrani told AFP.

Deputy police chief Abdul Razaq Qaderi said the man "opened fire on the doctor as soon as she entered the consultation room".
Posted by: Fred || 09/12/2017 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [255 views] Top|| File under: Taliban


Organizer of deadly attack on VIP protection unit in Kabul has been killed
[Khaama (Afghanistan)] One of the main organizers of the deadly attack on the VIP protection unit in Kabul has been killed during an operation of the Afghan cops.

The Ministry of Interior (MoI) in a statement confirmed the killing of the main terrorist leader involved in the attack.

The statement further added that the attack was plotted by a Haqqani network leader identified as Darya Khan who was killed in central Pashtun-infested Logar province late on Sunday night.

At least three other Haqqani network leaders identified as Abdul Rahman also famous as Omari who had arranged the logistics for the attack along with Qari Arashad and Mullah Haibatullah were also among those killed, MoI said.

The ministry of interior also added that the group was involved in other major attacks in Pashtun-infested Logar province besides organizing the attack in Pashtun-infested Logar province.

Posted by: Fred || 09/12/2017 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [226 views] Top|| File under: Haqqani Network


Deadly explosion rips through Taliban gathering in Kapisa
[Khaama (Afghanistan)] A deadly kaboom has destroyed a gathering of the Taliban
...the Pashtun equivalent of men...
turbans in eastern Kapisa province of Afghanistan.

The incident has reportedly taken place in the vicinity of Tagab district of Kapisa, leaving at least three murderous Moslems dead and several others maimed including a local commander of the group.

The ministry of defense of Afghanistan confirmed the incident and said three murderous Moslems were killed and their commander Khanullah also famous as Bilal was maimed after an improvised bomb went off among them.
A red wire/green wire problem, or an unexpected gift from anonymous friends?
Posted by: Fred || 09/12/2017 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [246 views] Top|| File under: Taliban


Africa Horn
One Police Officer Killed, 2 Injured In Al-Shabaab Attack In Lamu
[RADIOSHABELLE] At last one police officer was killed and two others injured when the vehicle in which they were travelling ran over an improvised bomb (IED) in the coastal Lamu County on Sunday evening.

Coast regional police commander Larry Kieng on Monday confirmed the incident which took place at Mararani village, saying five coppers are still missing after attack.

Kieng said the vehicle belonging to Rapid Border Patrol Unit (RBPU) left the camp on Sunday for patrol with 12 coppers on board headed by Inspector of Police Boniface Maduli.

He said the coppers left the camp on foot to try and establish what had happened after a loud blast was headed between Mararani village and Sankuri Safaricom mast.

"The officers confirmed that the vehicle ran over an IED which was followed with rapid firing," Kieng said.

In the process, he said Madilu was fatally injured and two other officers who have been airlifted to Manda Base for treatment.

"Three officers have been found to be safe while five other officers are still missing and are being search for," the police commander said.
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Al Shabaab Attacks Mandera Town, Clashes With Kenyan Police
[RADIOSHABELLE] A fierce shootout was reported between police and Al-Shabaab
... the personification of Somali state failure...
gunnies in Mandera Town Monday morning.

Police say this followed a dawn attack in Bullahawa where several people ‐ including the attackers are believed to have been killed.

Mandera County Commissioner Fredrick Shisia said more security personnel had been deployed to secure the area but could not confirm if there were casualties so far.

Mandera has been a soft target of the Al-Shabaab gunnies due to its close proximity to the Somalia border, with dozens of attacks often launched against security forces.
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Car Bomb Rocks Somali Capital
[RADIOSHABELLE] At least one person was killed and three others injured when a car bomb went off in Somalia’s capital Mogadishu on Monday, police said. The bomb was concealed in a car parked on Al Mukaram street in the capital, Mohamed Hussein, a police officer, told Reuters.
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Al Shabaab Claims Killing 30 Soldiers In Balad Hawo Attack
[RADIOSHABELLE] Somali government forces have regained control of a town on the border with Kenya after al-Shabaab
... an Islamic infestation centering on Somalia...
bandidos forces of Evil stormed an army base there on Monday, causing heavy festivities in which at least 17 people died, the military said.

Islamist forces of Evil attacked the base at Balad Hawo early in the morning with a car suicide kaboom before entering the compound, both sides said.

"We were awoken by a suicide boom-mobile this morning and then fierce battle followed," Major Mohammed Abdullahi told Rooters from the town.

"We chased al-Shabaab out of the town," he said.

Al-Shabaab front man Abdiasis Abu Musab said the group’s fighters left the town after releasing 35 prisoners from the local jail. At least 30 soldiers were killed, he said.

According to the military official, at least 10 soldiers and seven al-Shabaab bandidos forces of Evil were killed, though the corpse count on both sides could still rise.

Formed in 2006, Al-Shabaab wants to topple the Western-backed government and impose its strict interpretation of Islam. Somalia has been at war since 1991 when clan-based warlords overthrew dictator Siad Barre and then turned on each other.

Al-Shabaab carry out frequent attacks on security and government targets, but also on civilians. They also target African Union
...a union consisting of 53 African states, most run by dictators of one flavor or another. The only all-African state not in the AU is Morocco. Established in 2002, the AU is the successor to the Organisation of African Unity (OAU), which was even less successful...
peacekeeping troops.

Residents confirmed fighting had ended and that the bandidos forces of Evil had left the town.

"Now Balad Hawo is calm and government forces fully control it," Ahmed Hassan, a resident of the town told Rooters.

Hassan said he saw 13 bodies collected from the military base.
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Africa North
18 soldiers killed in ISIL ambush in Egypt's Sinai
[Al Jazeera] ISIS fighters ambushed a police convoy in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula on Monday, killing 18 officers and wounding seven others in one of the deadliest attacks this year in the restive region.

Police and military officials said roadside kabooms destroyed and set ablaze four armoured vehicles and a fifth one carrying signal jamming equipment. The gunnies later opened fire with assault weapons and commandeered a police pick-up truck truck.

Among those killed were two police lieutenants. The maimed included a police brigadier general. The officials spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorised to brief media.

Islamic State
...formerly ISIS or ISIL, depending on your preference. Before that al-Qaeda in Iraq, as shaped by Abu Musab Zarqawi. They're very devout, committing every atrocity they can find in the Koran and inventing a few more. They fling Allah around with every other sentence, but to hear the pols talk they're not really Moslems....
of Iraq and the Levant (ISIS) grabbed credit for the attack in a brief statement carried by its Aamaq website.

The attack took place about 30km west of el-Arish in northern Sinai, the epicentre of a long-running rebellion now led by an ISIS affiliate.

The Ministry of Interior confirmed in a statement that the attack on Monday took place and several coppers were killed or maimed. It did not provide any casualty figures.
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#1  How many days since the gate to Gaza was open?
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Arabia
Saudi Arabia uncovers foreign-linked cell who plotted against national security
[ENGLISH.ALARABIYA.NET] An official source said that Soddy Arabia
...a kingdom taking up the bulk of the Arabian peninsula. Its primary economic activity involves exporting oil and soaking Islamic rubes on the annual hajj pilgrimage. The country supports a large number of princes in whatcha might call princely splendor. When the oil runs out the rest of the world is going to kick sand in the Soddy national face...
’s Presidency of the State Security were able to uncover and monitor the intelligence activities of a group of people who worked for external parties against the security of the Kingdom and its interests.

"The cell worked to disturb the interests, methodology, capabilities and social safety of the Kingdom in order to stir up sedition and prejudice and destabilize national unity," the statement said.

"They were neutralized and locked away
Please don't kill me!
concurrently. They are Saudis and foreigners. They are being investigated to find out the full facts about their activities and those associated with them. Any future developments in this regard will be announced," the statement added.

For its part, sources told Al Arabiya that the detainees in the case of the uncovered cells incited against Saudi Arabia, and had participated in conferences and seminars with suspicious agendas and have been previously stopped and warned for their actions.
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Saudi Arabia foils ISIS attempt to attack defense ministry
[ENGLISH.ALARABIYA.NET] Soddy Arabia
...a kingdom taking up the bulk of the Arabian peninsula. Its primary economic activity involves exporting oil and soaking Islamic rubes on the annual hajj pilgrimage. The country supports a large number of princes in whatcha might call princely splendor. When the oil runs out the rest of the world is going to kick sand in the Soddy national face...
has said that attempts by ISIS forces of Evil to attack the defense ministry have been foiled, the kingdom's Presidency of State Security confirmed to Al Arabiya News Channel on Monday.

Two Yemeni nationals named Ahmed Yasser al-Kaldi and Ammar Ali Mohammed were tossed in the slammer
You have the right to remain silent...
for plotting attacks targeting two headquarters of the Ministry of Defense in Riyadh.

Below is a full translated statement from the Presidency of State Security regarding the ongoing investigation into the plots:

First: The arrest of the jacket wallahs, Ahmed Yaser al-Kaldi and Ammar Ali Muhammad, before they reached the target location, neutralizing their danger and controlling them by the coppers. The initial investigations revealed that they were of Yemeni nationality and their names differed from those recorded by the identity evidence that was seized.

Two other Saudi nationals were also arrested and their relationship with the above-mentioned suicide bombers was confirmed who tried to provide assistance. The investigation's interest would require anonymity at the moment.

Second: Two boom belts (each weighing 7 kg), and nine homemade grenades, firearms and white weapons were seized.

Third: Raid conducted on a safe house in al-Rimal neighborhood of Riyadh where a suicide bomber was trained at in how to wear boom belts using them during an attack.
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Emirati soldier, military pilot killed in Yemen war, UAE says
[Iran Press TV] A soldier and a pilot of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) taking part in the Saudi-led war on Yemen
...an area of the Arabian Peninsula sometimes mistaken for a country. It is populated by more antagonistic tribes and factions than you can keep track of. Except for a tiny handfull of Jews everthing there is very Islamic...
have been killed in two separate incidents, the Emirati military says.

First Sergeant Nasser Gharib al-Mazrouei "died of wounds" he suffered whilst fighting in Yemen, the UAE military said in a Monday statement carried by the country's official WAM news agency.

The news agency said hours later that pilot Sultan al-Naqbi had been "killed by a technical malfunction" on his plane.

The report did not mention the exact location of the incident.

Meanwhile,
...back at the buffalo wallow, Yellow Wolf clutched at his chest and fell from his horse...
WAM said a soldier died Monday of wounds he earlier suffered in a separate incident.
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India-Pakistan
Indian Soldiers Kill Two Kashmiri Rebels, Capture One
[AnNahar] Indian government forces killed two suspected rebels and captured one in Kashmire on Monday during a brief shootout, sparking protests by local civilians, police said.

Soldiers and special counterinsurgency police forces surrounded a neighborhood in Khudwani, a village in the south of Indian-administered Kashmire, after a tip-off about the presence of Death Eaters.

"Two Lions of Islam (were) killed in an encounter with police, army and CRPF (Central Reserve Police Force). One was tossed in the calaboose
Youse'll never take me alive coppers!... [BANG!]... Ow!... I quit!
," a police statement said.

Police fired tear gas to disperse hundreds of local residents who erupted into the streets in support of the slain Lions of Islam and threw stones at government forces.

Both belonged to the region's largest rebel group, Hizbul Mujahideen
...Party of Holy Warriors, founded by Muhammad Ahsan Dar in September 1989. One of the Pak sock puppets waging jihad in Indian Kashmir. It was originally organized as the armed wing of Jamaat-e-Islami. In 1990, Dar declared Hizbul as the sword arm of Jamaat. Hizbul murdered many of the pro-independence intelligentsia in Kashmir. After the organization was taken over by Syed Salahuddin Dar and several other ex-Hizb leaders were assassinated between 2001 and 2003...
, police said.

The shootout came a day after government forces killed two suspected rebels and captured another in the southern Shopian area after a day-long exchange of fire. Armed rebels are rarely captured alive.

More than 140 suspected Lions of Islam have been killed so far this year in the restive Kashmire valley, where India has deployed thousands of additional troops to hunt for anti-India rebels in an offensive dubbed "Operation Allout".

Hizbul Mujahideen is one of several rebel groups fighting the roughly 500,000 Indian soldiers deployed in the territory, demanding independence or a merger with Pakistain.
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Two policemen injured in Karachi gun attack
[DAWN] Two coppers were maimed in Bloody Karachi
...formerly the capital of Pakistain, now merely its most important port and financial center. It is among the largest cities in the world, with a population of 18 million, most of whom hate each other and many of whom are armed and dangerous...
's Rizvia Society on Monday when an unknown gunman opened fire on a police mobile during a security check.

Station House Officer Rizvia Arshad Janjua said an unknown armed motorcyclist fired at a police mobile during snap checking in Jahangirabad, injuring police constables Sirajuddin and Zeeshan Safdar, according to a police statement.

The injured coppers were shifted to a private hospital for treatment. Inspector General Police (IGP) Sindh A.D. Khawaja directed a senior superintendent of police to ensure the provision of the best possible medical care to the injured officers, the statement said.

The IGP also ordered police to initiate an investigation into the matter and bring the attacker to justice, and asked the deputy inspector general west to produce a detailed report following an inquiry into the attack.

No one has grabbed credit for the attack as yet. However,
a woman is only as old as she admits...
recent attacks on police personnel in Karachi have been linked to a newly-formed bad boy outfit called the Ansar-ul-Sharia which has carried out at least three attacks on targeting police officials and an ex-army officer in this city since April this year.

Sources claim the group has been targeting retired and serving officers of the law enforcement agencies to create a ’shock value’ as the victims appear to be a ’soft target’.
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Five soldiers injured in Mohmand Agency landmine blast
[DAWN] Five security officials were maimed in Mohmand Agency
... Named for the Mohmand clan of the Sarban Pahstuns, a truculent, quarrelsome lot. In Pakistain, the Mohmands infest their eponymous Agency, metastasizing as far as the plains of Peshawar, Charsadda, and Mardan. Mohmands are also scattered throughout Pakistan in urban areas including Karachi, Lahore, and Quetta. In Afghanistan they are mainly found in Nangarhar and Kunar...
's Khwazai Bazai Tehsil of the Koda Khel area on Monday when a security forces vehicle hit a landmine, sources said.

The injured who were identified as Havaldar Ismail, Lance Naik Asif, Lance Naik Khan Wali, Lance Naik Idris and Sepoy Kashif were shifted via helicopters to Beautiful Downtown Peshawar
...capital of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (formerly known as the North-West Frontier Province), administrative and economic hub for the Federally Administered Tribal Areas of Pakistan. Peshawar is situated near the eastern end of the Khyber Pass, convenient to the Pak-Afghan border. Peshawar has evolved into one of Pakistan's most ethnically and linguistically diverse cities, which means lots of gunfire.
, the security sources said.

A search operation is underway. No arrests have been reported so far.

A number of landmine kabooms have targeted security forces in the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (Fata), with at least three people killed in Mohmand Agency earlier this month.

Cellphone services ‐ suspended in the agency earlier this year ‐ continue to remain suspended owing to the precarious security situation in the area.

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Iraq
Islamic State executes seven people over cooperation with security
[Iraq News] Islamic State
...formerly ISIS or ISIL, depending on your preference. Before that al-Qaeda in Iraq, as shaped by Abu Musab Zarqawi. They're very devout, committing every atrocity they can find in the Koran and inventing a few more. They fling Allah around with every other sentence, but to hear the pols talk they're not really Moslems....
has executed seven persons in west of Anbar province over accusations of collaborating with security services, a local source said.

Speaking to Alghad Press, the source said, "IS beheaded seven civilians in Qaim, west of Anbar, in the market in front of people."

The victims, according to the source, "used to send information to the Iraqi troops."

"The victims were not identified," the source said, adding that the hard boy group, "usually executes people, mainly youth, in several regions in Qaim, over weak accusations."

News reports on Monday said military reinforcements were sent to Sakra region preparing for an invasion of the IS-held town of Annah.

On Sunday, U.S.-led Coalition jets bombarded IS locations in Qaim, Annah and Rawa, west of Anbar, killing more than 17 leaders and wounding five civilians.

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Airstrikes by unmanned aircrafts target IS convoy, kill leader in Hawija
[Iraq News] A prominent Islamic State leader was killed in airstrikes, launched by a drones, near Hawija, southwest of Kirkuk, a paramilitary official said.

“Drones shelled IS convoy near Hawija, killing several militants including a leader from the group’s so-called Kirkuk State who was in charge of the soldiers department,” Jabbar al-Maamouri, an official from the pro-government al-Hashd al-Shaabi (Popular Mobilization Forces), told AlSumaria News on Monday.
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Islamic State perform ‘farewell prayer’ preparing to leave Hawija
[Iraq News] Islamic State
...formerly ISIS or ISIL, depending on your preference. Before that al-Qaeda in Iraq, as shaped by Abu Musab Zarqawi. They're very devout, committing every atrocity they can find in the Koran and inventing a few more. They fling Allah around with every other sentence, but to hear the pols talk they're not really Moslems....
members have performed a "farewell prayer" in Hawija, their stronghold in southwestern Kirkuk,
... a thick stew of Arabs, Turkmen, Kurds, and probably Antarcticans, all of them mutually hostile most of the time...
sources said, saying the incident comes as bandidos Death Eaters prepare to flee before anticipated military operations to recapture the town.

A security source told Alsumaria News that a number of foreign members within the group, led by the so-called head of the "Jihadists Shura Council", performed the prayer at a mosque in central Hawija, before the leader directed them to "blew themselves up during the upcoming battles".

The leader also admitted the loss of the group’s domains in Hawija, according to the source.

The Iraqi government said late August that Hawija, which IS has held since 2014, was the next target of its operations against the krazed killer group. The government troops had, so far, recaptured djinn-infested Mosul
... the home of a particularly ferocious and hairy djinn...
, IS’s former capital, and the town of Tal Afar, west of Mosul.

On Sunday, Dubai-based Al Arabiya network many of Islamic State’s big shots had fled Hawija along with their families. It also said more than 15 U.S. army vehicles deployed at al-Farraj, a region 90 kilometers southeast of Mosul on the borders with Kirkuk, preparing to back up Iraqi forces in their anticipated offensives.

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30 Islamic State women committed suicide bombings in Mosul
[Iraq News] Thirty Islamic State
...formerly ISIS or ISIL, depending on your preference. Before that al-Qaeda in Iraq, as shaped by Abu Musab Zarqawi. They're very devout, committing every atrocity they can find in the Koran and inventing a few more. They fling Allah around with every other sentence, but to hear the pols talk they're not really Moslems....
women members had blew themselves up during battles with the group in western djinn-infested Mosul
... the home of a particularly ferocious and hairy djinn...
, according to a senior Iraqi commander.

Twelve others had been enjugged
Drop the heater, Studs, or you're hist'try!
recently and referred to justice, according to Sabah al-Noaman, spokesperson of the army’s Counter-Terrorism Service. He said those arrested lately included French, German, Chechnyan, Iranian, Moroccan and Tunisian nationals.

Noaman said that security forces had managed to convince only two women not to proceed with suicide kabooms, while attempts with the other 30 were futile.

Iraqi government forces recaptured western Mosul early July, consummating the takeover of the whole of Islamic State’s former capital after more than eight months of battles.

Iraqi military officials were recently quoted in news reports saying that more than 1300 women and kiddies of Islamic State fighters had surrendered to the troops in Tal Afar late August. The captives included Russian, Ottoman Turkish and central Asian nationals, according to the officials.

IS has notoriously relied on women members to act as vigilantes on civilian females at areas under their control and also as fighters on the field.

As U.S.-backed Iraqi operations realized victory in Mosul, many female holy warriors were believed to either have died or fled to other group strongholds in Iraq and Syria.
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Hamas Suspects Jihadists of Placing Explosives at Terror Group’s Security Compound in Gaza
[Breitbart] Hamas, always the voice of sweet reason, security forces have uncovered a number of bombs that were planted at the Ansar complex, the major Hamas "military" and security base in the center of Gazoo city, a local security source told Breitbart Jerusalem.

Until Hamas’ takeover of the Gazoo Strip, the Ansar center served as the largest security base of the Paleostinian Authority. In addition to bases for most of the Paleostinian security forces, there is also a prison facility in the compound. The site has been controlled by Hamas since the group took over the Strip.

The placement of the explosives at the site, said the source, came as a surprise to the heads of Hamas’ security services as the compound is tightly guarded due to the many security prisoners held inside, which include some suspected of cooperating with Israel and jihadist supporters of the Islamic State
...formerly ISIS or ISIL, depending on your preference. Before that al-Qaeda in Iraq, as shaped by Abu Musab Zarqawi. They're very devout, committing every atrocity they can find in the Koran and inventing a few more. They fling Allah around with every other sentence, but to hear the pols talk they're not really Moslems....
The Hamas source said that the engineer unit of the compound’s security guards successfully dismantled the explosives, which were likely meant to destroy the center’s walls ahead of a possible raid to release those imprisoned.

The source noted that security camera footage of the site did not help in identifying any suspects who could be seen placing the explosives. The source added that suspicions are currently focused on jihadist organizations associated with the Islamic State, dozens of whose members have been imprisoned in the compound after being accused of firing rockets at Israel or trying to infiltrate Sinai to join IS fighters there.

The source also noted that the investigation is focusing on the possibility that the jihadists suspected of planting the explosives had help from Hamas security personnel, including employees of the Ansar center, due to ideological support for the jihadists and IS.

Meanwhile,
...back at the shootout, Butch shot Black Bart's knife out of his hand......
Hamas has continued to arrest hundreds of jihadists and holds them in its prison facilities. An extensive wave of arrests against the jihadists began last month after the death of a Hamas security officer in an suicide kaboom as he tried to stop two jihadists from infiltrating Sinai.

The discovery of the explosives at Ansar also comes as Hamas makes efforts to talk to senior holy mans and influencers from among the jihadists, including those imprisoned in the group’s facilities.

Breitbart Jerusalem reported that Hamas established a special committee comprised of the heads of its military wing and its senior holy mans in an attempt to negotiate with the influential holy mans among the jihadists in order to reach a solution to the crisis between the two sides.
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#1  Couldn't happen to a more deserving lot of scum and villainy...
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#2  Too bad that the irony meter is in the shop...
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#3 
Posted by: g(r)omgoru || 09/12/2017 13:51 Comments || Top||

#4  Too bad they didn't blow...
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Tulkarm youth arrested on suspicion of planning Netanya terror attack
[Ynet] 20-year-old from Tulkarm suspected of planning terrorist attack and unlawfully entering Israel with the intention of murdering Jews.

State Attorney's Office says the young man made intentions of carrying out an attack because of Temple Mount crisis known on Facebook.
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Syria-Lebanon-Iran
IS attacks army forces near Hama, Syria and recaptures areas in Uqayribat
[Iraq News] The self-proclaimed Islamic State
...formerly ISIS or ISIL, depending on your preference. Before that al-Qaeda in Iraq, as shaped by Abu Musab Zarqawi. They're very devout, committing every atrocity they can find in the Koran and inventing a few more. They fling Allah around with every other sentence, but to hear the pols talk they're not really Moslems....
group, on Monday, launched a violent attack on the Syrian army forces and managed to recapture several areas in the district of Uqayribat, in the eastern countryside of Hama.

Qasioun News reported that the Islamic State attack was launched using booby-trapped vehicles, then the IS Lions of Islam managed to regain control over Hanuteh and Mushrifah villages, east of Uqayribat area.

Moreover, the Syrian government forces managed to seize Salaba Electric Power Station, located in eastern Salmeya District, after fierce battles with the Islamic State Lion of Islams.

Earlier this month, Syrian army forces retook Uqayribat Town, the main stronghold of the Islamic State in the east of Hama, after violent festivities and air strikes on the area.
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Israeli army forces advance into Syrian territory
[Iraq News] Israeli army forces, on Monday, advanced for 200 meters into B’er Ajam area in the countryside of Qunaitera, inside the Syrian territory.

Qasioun News reported that the Israeli occupation forces entered the Syrian territory, backed by bulldozers, tanks and military vehicles, while now the troops are lifting the earth mounds in the vicinity of the area in which they entered.

This came few days before Astana 6 peace talks that are supposed to discuss the war on Syria and three de-escalation areas, including the areas southwest of Syria and the Syrian-Israeli borders.

Posted by: Fred || 09/12/2017 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [314 views] Top|| File under: Govt of Syria


Coalition warplanes bomb Syrian army convoy near Deir Ezzor
[Iraq News] US-led coalition warplanes bombarded, yesterday, a military convoy belonging to the Syrian army, east of Deir Ezzor.

Qasioun News reported that the international coalition warplanes bombarded a military convoy belonging to the Syrian army and allied militia, near al-Tayem oil field, east of Deir Ezzor, killing and wounding several army members, in addition to destroying armored vehicles.

The air strike was conducted within the military operations taking place in Deir Ezzor since the beginning of this month, resulting in breaking the siege, which was imposed on the city.

It is noteworthy that the international coalition warplanes have previously bombarded several convoys belonging to the Syrian army forces and allied militias in al-Shahmi area, in the Syrian Badiyah.
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