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Key Member of Taliban Quetta Shura Held in Zabul
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Afghanistan
Insurgents Seize Control of Military Post in Baghlan District: Officials
[Tolo News] The turbans have reportedly seized control of another Afghan National Army (ANA) post in Dand-e-Ghori district in northern Baghlan, local officials said on Saturday.

This was said to be the last post being collapsed into the hands of the Taliban in the district, a member of Provincial Council of Baghlan, Bimillah Atash said.

He warned of further deteriorated situation if reinforcement troops were not deployed to the area.

The security officials, however, are yet to comment on the fall of the security post.

The festivities began about two weeks ago in the district when turbans carried out a coordinated attack on the security posts.

Earlier, the tribal elders had also warned collapse of the district.

Over the past few months, the turbans have increased their activities in northern parts of the country and are targeting police posts. They have also captured a number of districts over the period.
Posted by: Fred || 07/12/2015 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [240 views] Top|| File under: Taliban


Key Member of Taliban Quetta Shura Held in Zabul
[Tolo News] A key member of the Taliban's Quetta Shura
...Mullah Omar's command center, located in Quetta, that the Pak govt hasn't been able to find since its establishment in November, 2001. Honest...
was tossed in the calaboose
Keep yer hands where we can see 'em, if yez please!
in a special raid conducted by National Directorate of Security
...the Afghan national intel agency...
(NDS) operatives in southern Zabul province, the intelligence agency said in a statement on Saturday.

Mawlawi Faizullah, a resident of Daichopan district in the province, was an active member of Shura's military commission, the statement read.

Faizullah was the commander of Ma'az 10 wing of Shura for southern provinces of Zabul, Kandahar and Ghazni, according to the NDS.

He was said to have been engaged with recruiting Death Eaters for Taliban, kidnapping passengers on the highways and financing and supporting Death Eaters with logistics.
Posted by: Fred || 07/12/2015 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [940 views] Top|| File under: Taliban


Suicide blast in Kabul leaves a child wounded
[Khaama (Afghanistan)] A child was slightly injured following an kaboom in Kabul
...the capital of Afghanistan. Home to continuous fighting from 1992 to 1996 between the forces of would-be strongman and Pak ISI/Jamaat-e-Islami sock puppet Gulbuddin Hekmayar and the Northern Alliance, a period which won Hek the title Most Evil Man in the World and didn't do much for the reputations of the Northern Alliance guys either....
province this afternoon, according to security officials.

The incident took place in the vicinity of Bagrami district where the explosives carried by two jacket wallahs went off, apparently due to a premature kaboom.

Deputy interior minister for security Gen. Ayub Salangi confirmed that a child was slightly injured in the incident.

No group including the Talibs has so far grabbed credit behind the incident.

The Taliban led insurgency has been rampant since the group announced its summer offensive earlier this year and carried out numerous attacks across the country including capital Kabul.

This comes as the anti-government armed krazed killer groups launched coordinated suicide kaboom on NATO
...the North Atlantic Treaty Organization. A cautionary tale of cost-benefit analysis....
troops convoy and the Afghan intelligence compound in capital Kabul last week.

According to the security officials at least three people were maimed in the attack on NATO troops convoy while a security guard of the NDS compound was killed along with three suicide bombers in the second attack on the intelligence compound.
Posted by: Fred || 07/12/2015 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [167 views] Top|| File under: Taliban


Afghanistan-Pakistan ISIL Chief Killed in Drone Strike
[ALMANAR.LB] The head of the ISIL terrorist group in the Afghanistan-Pakistain region has been killed in a drone strike in eastern Afghanistan, intelligence officials and myrmidon commanders said Saturday.
It was reported that he might have been killed earlier this year. I guess we should consider this an announcement that he might have been killed in the middle of the year.
The National Directorate of Security
...the Afghan national intel agency...
, the Afghan spy agency, said Hafiz Saeed was among 30 ISIL-linked cadres killed in the strike in restive Nangarhar
The unfortunate Afghan province located adjacent to Mohmand, Kurram, and Khyber Agencies. The capital is Jalalabad. The province was the fief of Younus Khalis after the Soviets departed and one of his sons is the current provincial Taliban commander. Nangarhar is Haqqani country..
province, close to the Pak border, on Friday.

Two ISIL-affiliated commanders in Afghanistan confirmed Saeed's death to AFP.
Posted by: Fred || 07/12/2015 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [344 views] Top|| File under: Islamic State

#1  See also TOPIX, BHARAT RAKSHAK > AGHANISTAN: US AIR/DRONE STRIKES TARGETS [aims to destroy]ISLAMIC STATE BRANCH.

Saving Russia, China, + Pakistan's Nukes, even Afghan-Pak/AFPAK TTP from the ISIS/ISIL Boyz???
Posted by: JosephMendiola || 07/12/2015 22:16 Comments || Top||


Africa North
Members of Brotherhood-linked terrorist cell arrested: Egyptian military
[AlAhram] Egyptian security forces have incarcerated
Maw! They're comin' to get me, Maw!
a Moslem Brüderbund-linked "terrorist cell" which threatened national security, Egyptian army spokesperson Brigadier General Mohammed Samir said in a Facebook post on Saturday.

The post included a video which shows nine alleged members of the cell who said they collected money and received training in a foreign country to carry out violent acts before returning to Egypt in order to begin collecting information and data on strategic targets, public figures and police and army officers.

According to an army statement featured within the video, the cell members were arrested in a security raid on their quarters which was described as a "pre-emptive strike" against terrorism.

Last month, the interior ministry announced that it had arrested a cell linked to the outlawed Moslem Brüderbund, accusing its alleged members of gathering information in order to attack public facilities, politicians, judges and media personalities.
Posted by: trailing wife || 07/12/2015 00:00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [201 views] Top|| File under: Muslim Brotherhood


Bomb Hits Italian Consulate in Egypt
[ALMANAR.LB] A powerful bomb destroyed the Italian consulate in Cairo Saturday, killing one person, the first assault on a foreign mission in Egypt in two-year turban attacks against security forces.

The consulate in central Cairo was closed at the time of the kaboom around 6:30 am (0430 GMT), which brought down the facade of the building and could be heard across the capital.

A health ministry front man said the blast killed one person and maimed four. Medics had earlier said two coppers and three passers-by had been maimed.

Italia swiftly condemned the attack, with its foreign minister Paolo Gentiloni saying "Italia will not let itself be intimidated."
He added on Twitter that there were no Italian casualties.

Militants have carried out scores of attacks since the army overthrew Moslem Brüderbund's president Mohammad Mursi in July 2013, killing hundreds of coppers and soldiers mostly in the Sinai Peninsula.

Diplomats had told AFP they had been warned by police months ago that embassies could be targeted, but it was not clear whether this was based on specific intelligence.

At least one Western embassy had relocated over security concerns.
The Italian consul in Cairo arrived at the scene of the attack and went inside the building to inspect it, refusing to speak to news hounds.

The official MENA news agency reported that the blast was caused by boom-mobile.
It brought down part of the building, and the remains of at least one vehicle were strewn on the street.

The attack came less than two weeks after suspected murderous Moslems assassinated the country's top prosecutor in a boom-mobileing in the capital.

In Sinai, Takfiri
...an adherent of takfir wal hijra, an offshoot of Salafism that regards everybody who doesn't agree with them as apostates who must be killed...
s loyal to ISIL group (so-called 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....
in Iraq and Levant) launched a wave of attacks on July 1 that killed at least 21 soldiers.

IS claims bombing at Italian consulate in Cairo
Posted by: Fred || 07/12/2015 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [175 views] Top|| File under: Arab Spring

#1  Time to make ISIL an offer.
Posted by: Shipman || 07/12/2015 11:55 Comments || Top||


Tunisia: 127 Arrests since Militant Beach Attack
[ALMANAR.LB] Tunisian authorities have incarcerated
Drop the gat, Rocky, or you're a dead 'un!
127 suspected "terrorists" since last month's attack on tourists at a beach resort, the minister heading the crisis group on the incident said Saturday.

"Since the attack, the security forces have carried out more than 700 operations resulting in the arrests of 127 suspected members of terrorist gangs," Kamel Jendoubi said.

The June 26 shooting rampage by a Tunisian student at Port El Kantaoui killed 30 Britons, three Irish nationals, two Germans, one Belgian, one Portuguese and a Russian, and was claimed by the ISIL terrorist group.

Jendoubi did not specify how many of the 127 people detained were being held for their suspected involvement in the beach attack. He had earlier announced the arrest of eight people suspected of having direct links to it.

The minister stressed the government's determination to protect "the country, citizens and nationals of foreign countries". "Today, more than 100,000 police, national guard and civil protection officers in addition to the army" have been deployed, Jendoubi said.

Around 3,000 security guards were protecting beaches, hotels and archaeological sites in the country, he said. Jendoubi also reiterated the government's "regret" at Britannia's decision to repatriate citizens from the North African country, saying "there is no new evidence suggesting the imminence" of an attack.
Posted by: Fred || 07/12/2015 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [205 views] Top|| File under: Islamic State


Africa Subsaharan
Boko Haram Suspected after Suicide Attacks in Chad, NE Nigeria
[ALMANAR.LB] At least 14 people were killed in a suicide kaboom at a crowded market in Chad's capital on Saturday just days after Boko Haram
... not to be confused with Procol Harum, Harum Scarum, possibly to be confused with Helter Skelter. The Nigerian version of al-Qaeda and the Taliban rolled together and flavored with a smigeon of distinctly Subsaharan ignorance and brutality...
claimed a previous bombing in the city that left 38 people dead.

The attack in N'Djamena by a man disguised as a woman in a full-face veil came after a botched bombing of a bus station in the restive capital of Nigeria's Borno state, Maiduguri, which killed two pedestrians.

Experts said the bombing in Chad, following previous strikes in Niger and repeated targeting of northern Cameroon
...a long, narrow country that fills the space between Nigeria and Chad on the northeast, CAR to the southeast. Prior to incursions by Boko Haram nothing ever happened there...
, demonstrated the need for an effective solution to the problem involving both Nigeria and its neighbors.

Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari, who came to power on May 29, has made defeating Boko Haram a top priority but experts said he could not do it alone.

"The fight against Boko Haram is unlikely to be concluded with any rapidity," Ryan Cummings, chief Africa analyst with the Red24 consulting group, told AFP. "The fact remains that while Boko Haram continues to be defined as a Nigerian problem, evidence suggests that it has become a quandary of regional proportions requiring a regional solution.

"In the absence of Nigeria's neighbors recognizing the extent of Boko Haram's regional contagion and subsequently responding to it decisively, the most exhaustive efforts by the Nigerian government alone won't solve the problem."
Posted by: Fred || 07/12/2015 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [194 views] Top|| File under: Boko Haram


Arabia
Drone Strikes Kill 10 Qaida Suspects in Yemen
[AnNahar] Two missile strikes by unmanned American drones in southeastern 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 killed 10 suspected members of Al-Qaeda, including three local chiefs, an official said Saturday.

The raids targeted a vehicle and a container loaded with weapons late Friday at the port of Mukalla, the quiet provincial capital of Hadramawt, the local official said.

The strikes destroyed the arms container, he added.

The deaths bring to 23 the number of suspected Al-Qaeda bully boyz killed by similar strikes in Yemen in less than three weeks, and follows the death of the second-in-command of Al-Qaeda's global network.

The group confirmed on June 16 the killing of Nasir al-Wuhayshi, who headed Al-Qaeda's Yemen branch, by U.S. drone strike.

Washington regards that branch, known as Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula
...the latest incarnation of various Qaeda and Qaeda-allied groups, including the now-defunct Aden-Abyan Islamic Army that boomed the USS Cole in 2000...
(AQAP), as its most dangerous and has kept up a drone war despite the pullout of US troops from Yemen in March as the country's war worsened.

The U.S. still has drones and other aircraft at bases in 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...
and Djibouti.
Posted by: trailing wife || 07/12/2015 00:00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [202 views] Top|| File under: al-Qaeda in Arabia


Saudi Violates UN-Declared Truce in Yemen
[ALMANAR.LB] Shortly after a humanitarian truce
..The purposes of a truce are twofold: 1.) bring up more arms, ammunition, and reinforcements; and 2.) get the enemy to relax his vigilance. A truce is not the same thing as a ceasefire, and a ceasefire doesn't mean you have to stop shooting...
went into effect in Yemen, Saudi warplanes struck several areas across the Arab impoverished country, violating the UN-sponsored ceasefire.

Al-Manar correspondent in 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...
reported that the Saudi-led warplanes hit Saada, Shabwa and Taiz, few minutes after the truce went into effect.

The warplanes also struck a house in Jabal Jarra, a truck loaded with food supplies in al-Arish city in Aden province, our correspondent said.

The relentless air campaign continued into the early hours of Saturday morning, with the Saudi-led warplanes hit Maalla, Khor Mikser and Ribat areas in restive Lahj
... a Yemeni governate located in the southwestern corner of the Arabian Peninsula. It is the stomping grounds on the southern secessionist al-Harak movement
province.

Earlier on Friday, the United Nations
...an organization conceived in the belief that we're just one big happy world, with the sort of results you'd expect from such nonsense...
Security Council called on all sides of the Yemen conflict to observe the break in fighting, which is slated to run up to the end of the fasting month of Ramadan on July 17.

"All parties will need to suspend military operations during the pause," the 15-member UN council said in a unanimous statement, urging all sides "to exercise restraint in cases of isolated violations and to avoid escalation."

Also on Friday, leader of Yemen's Ansarullah movement Abdul-Malik al-Houthi
...a Zaidi Shia insurgent group operating in Yemen. They have also been referred to as the Believing Youth. Hussein Badreddin al-Houthi is said to be the spiritual leader of the group and most of the military leaders are his relatives. The Yemeni government has accused the Houthis of having ties to the Iranian government, which wouldn't suprise most of us. The group has managed to gain control over all of Saada Governorate and parts of Amran, Al Jawf and Hajjah Governorates. Its slogan is God is Great, Death to America™, Death to Israel, a curse on the Jews ...
said he was doubtful about the ceasefire.

"We do not have much hope for the truce to succeed," said Huthi in a televised statement on Yemen's al-Masirah television.

The Saudi Arclight airstrikes targeted Sanaa on Friday and hit mainly central and southern cities overnight. On Thursday night, an Arclight airstrike hit a school housing refugees in the southern province of Lahj, killing nine people and wounding 14 others, residents said.

Yemen has been since March 26 under brutal aggression by Saudi-led coalition. Thousands have been martyred and injured in the attack, with the vast majority of them are civilians.

Riyadh launched the attack on Yemen in a bid to restore power to Yemen's runaway President Abd Rabbu MansourHadi who is a close ally to 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...
.

Last week, the UN declared Yemen a level-3 humanitarian emergency, the highest on its scale, with nearly half of the country's regions facing a food crisis.

More than 21.1 million people -- over 80 percent of Yemen's population -- are in need of aid, with 13 million facing food shortages.

Access to water has become difficult for 9.4 million people, according to the UN.
Posted by: Fred || 07/12/2015 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [239 views] Top|| File under: Govt of Saudi Arabia

#1  UN sez to go to Money-Com 3, repeat Money-Com 3' this is not a drill.
Posted by: Shipman || 07/12/2015 11:58 Comments || Top||


Britain
By day, at heart of counter-terror policing. And by night, preacher of extremism
[The Telegraph] The Government watchdog which inspects police forces' readiness for terrorism admitted that it employed one of Britain's most notorious Islamic extremists.

For almost two years Abdullah al Andalusi, led a double life, the Telegraph can reveal.

By night, he taught that the terror group Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (Isil) was "no different to Western armies," said that "kaffirs," non-Muslims, would be "punished in hell" and claimed that the British government wanted to destroy Islam.
A sort of community organizer as it were.
By day, using a different name, he went to work for the same British government at the London offices of Her Majesty's Inspectorate of Constabulary (HMIC), the official regulator of all 44 forces in England, Wales and Northern Ireland.

The disclosures will be intensely embarassing to the Prime Minister, David Cameron, who has criticised parts of Britain's Muslim communities for "quietly condoning" Islamist extremism.
His records of academic matriculation sealed are they ?
HMIC's staff, who number less than 150, are given privileged access to highly sensitive and classified police and intelligence information to carry out their inspections.
Posted by: Besoeker || 07/12/2015 07:27 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [346 views] Top|| File under:

#1  Any more privileged access than Huma Abedin's?

http://www.clarionproject.org/analysis/huma-abedin-assistant-editor-radical-islam-journal
Posted by: Whonter Darling of the Bunions4601 || 07/12/2015 11:59 Comments || Top||

#2  sounds like an average muslim point of view by him
Posted by: paul || 07/12/2015 13:42 Comments || Top||


China-Japan-Koreas
China says Chinese Uighurs used as 'cannon fodder' for Jihad
Uighurs from Xinjiang are being given Turkish identity papers in Southeast Asia by Turkish diplomats and then taken to Turkey where some are sold to fight for groups like Islamic State as "cannon fodder", a senior Chinese official said.
First rule about Fight Club is that you don't talk about Fight Club...
Beijing says the Turkic language-speaking Uighur minority are firstly Chinese nationals, and those who flee China should be returned to their home region in the far west of China.

"Turkish embassies in Southeast Asia will give them proof of identity," said Tong Bishan, division chief of the Ministry of Public Security's Criminal Investigation Department.

"They are obviously Chinese but they will give them identities as Turkish nationals."
I don't know about this. Many photos of Uighurs in China show pronounced western European features. OTOH, I've met some Navajos who could pass for Chinese, based on their appearance.
Posted by: Anguper Hupomosing9418 || 07/12/2015 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [487 views] Top|| File under: Islamic State

#1  Uighur red-headed girl
Uyghur-redhead
Posted by: Anguper Hupomosing9418 || 07/12/2015 15:05 Comments || Top||

#2  Wehell, in a WAFF Thread Turkey does stand accused of producing 00's or 000's of fake International Passports in support of the ISIS + Other.

just sayin.

Also, in many Chinese minds, ancient China's notorious "HSIUNG-NU" invaders = TURK/TURKOMEN HORDES from Central Asia.
Posted by: JosephMendiola || 07/12/2015 19:53 Comments || Top||


Europe
Bogus French 'police' stopping cars to rob tourists
[The Telegraph] Tourists driving to France this summer are warned to beware of robbers disguised as police who are stopping cars and stealing valuables.

Britons driving to France this summer have been warned to watch out for criminals disguised as police who are stopping tourists' cars and stealing valuables.

The French police issued the alert after a series of thefts on motorways near the Riviera and other popular holiday destinations in the south of France.

The modern-day highwaymen wear police uniforms or armbands and use unmarked cars with flashing blue lights mounted on the roof.

They have robbed more than a dozen French motorists in recent weeks and are now targeting Britons and other foreign visitors who may be unfamiliar with French police procedures and less likely to have been warned by local media reports. They strike at night, when victims tend to be tired and it is more difficult to identify them as fraudsters.
Posted by: Besoeker || 07/12/2015 07:47 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [276 views] Top|| File under:

#1  We don't need no stinking 'bogus' police. We have real ones doing it for the local town/county treasury. Google - civil forfeiture. Carrying lots of money? Obviously for drugs. Thanks for your boost to our coffers.
Posted by: Procopius2k || 07/12/2015 8:24 Comments || Top||

#2  Traffic cameras with tickets do the same thing but more efficiently.
Posted by: Airandee || 07/12/2015 12:53 Comments || Top||


14 French Islamists sentenced for targeting kosher shops
[IsraelTimes] Members of banned terror group had planned attacks on Hyper Cacher supermarkets; group's leader tossed in the slammer
Youse'll never take me alive coppers!... [BANG!]... Ow!... I quit!
for 9 years


A Gay Paree court on Friday tossed in the slammer
Youse'll never take me alive coppers!... [BANG!]... Ow!... I quit!
14 Islamists for planning jihadist attacks on French Jews and other targets.

The Correctional Tribunal of Gay Paree sentenced 39-year-old Mohammed Amchalane, the leader of the banned terrorist group Forsane Alizza, to nine years in prison, Le Figaro reported.

He and 13 of his accomplices, all members of the group, were convicted of "participating in a group formed with a view to preparing terrorist acts."

The accomplices received lighter punishments of varying severity, ranging from a suspended sentence of one year to six years in prison, Le Figaro reported.

Among the group's alleged targets were five Jewish supermarkets of the Hyper Cacher chain, the news website ouest-france.fr reported, and several other Jewish businesses. A Hyper Cacher market in the Gay Paree area was the scene of January's deadly terrorist siege, in which four French Jews were murdered.

The names of the businesses targeted were recovered from a computer seized in 2012, when Amchalane was tossed in the clink
Maw! They're comin' to get me, Maw!
with other suspects during a police raid in the vicinity of Nantes, in western La Belle France.

Police also found in Amchalane's possession three AK-47 assault rifles, a grenade and a pistol, Le Figaro reported. He also had manuals on how to carry out terrorist attacks using explosives, including dirty bombs, which contain radioactive material.

Amchalane maintained in court that he was neither involved in violent activity nor was planning to become involved.

Forsane Alizza, Arabic for "knights of pride," was a group dedicated to fighting Islamophobia
...the irrational fear that Moslems will act the way they usually do...
, Amchalane's lawyer said.
Posted by: trailing wife || 07/12/2015 00:00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [281 views] Top|| File under: Salafists

#1  French may not like Les Juifs, but they love kosher pickles!
Posted by: g(r)omgoru || 07/12/2015 6:19 Comments || Top||

#2  Kosher pickles are another clear sign that gawd loves us a bunch.
Posted by: Shipman || 07/12/2015 12:01 Comments || Top||

#3  mmmmmm Kosher pickles.
Posted by: Frank G || 07/12/2015 12:28 Comments || Top||


Water supply turned off in Kosovo capital Pristina after arrests
[Ynet] Water supplies to almost half of Kosovo's capital city Pristina were turned off on Saturday after police jugged
... anything you say can and will be used against you, whether you say it or not...
three people on terrorism charges close to an artificial lake.

Two other men were arrested later in the day. All face terrorism charges, police said, without giving any further details.

The Water Supply Company Prishtina said it had turned off its water treatment facility at Badovc lake after the arrests, apparently to check for any contamination.

"We are checking the quality of the water and we will not restart until the tests say the water is clean," spokeswoman Arjeta Mjeku said.

Mjeku said the lake supplied 40 percent of the capital with drinking water.
Another Ynet article adds:
Kosovo authorities say they incarcerated
Keep yer hands where we can see 'em, if yez please!
five suspects linked to 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....
group who allegedly were planning to poison a reservoir.
Posted by: trailing wife || 07/12/2015 00:00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [249 views] Top|| File under: Islamic State

#1  The ground waters are poisoned by the decomposition products of the 100000 Kosovars killed by Serbs?
Posted by: g(r)omgoru || 07/12/2015 6:20 Comments || Top||


Great White North
Suspect Charged in Canada for Plotting 'ISIL-Inspired Attacks'
[ALMANAR.LB] A man was tossed in the calaboose
Don't shoot, coppers! I'm comin' out!
and charged in British Columbia Friday after allegedly posting material supporting the Takfiri
...an adherent of takfir wal hijra, an offshoot of Salafism that regards everybody who doesn't agree with them as apostates who must be killed...
group, ISIL (so-called 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....
in Iraq and Levant), and calling for killings in the name of "jihad," officials said.

The Royal Canadian Mounted Police said 33-year-old Othman Ayed Hamdan of Fort St John, about 1,200 kilometers (745 miles) north of Vancouver, was charged on three counts. Canada police

He is accused of counseling to commit murder, counseling to assault causing bodily harm and counseling to commit aggravated assault -- all "for the benefit of a terrorist group," according to an RCMP statement.

"Hamdan was involved in posting pro-ISIL propaganda online which included inducement and instructions to commit murder in the name of jihad," the statement said.

Hamdan, who has been under investigation since October 2014, is in jug and is expected to appear in court shortly.

The RCMP said "a number of items" were seized from his residence.

"We were able to arrest this individual and disrupt his efforts to harm citizens across the country," said RCMP Superintendent Dan Bond, an assistant criminal operations officer for national security.

Canadian politicians passed new anti-terror measures this year, in response to attacks on Canadian soil last October, when a gunman rubbed out a ceremonial guard and then stormed parliament, and a soldier was run over and killed in rural Quebec.
Posted by: Fred || 07/12/2015 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [177 views] Top|| File under: Islamic State


Iraq
Iraqi security forces control Falasi district in Khalidiya
[RUDAW.NET] Iraqi security forces have wrested control of the Falasi district in Khalidiya in Anbar province from 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....
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An Anbar police official told Rudaw that after fierce fighting, Iraqi security forces supported by tribal bully boyz with the federal police and anti-terrorism forces took Falasi.

A source, who wished to remain anonymous, added festivities took place after ISIS launched an assault on Iraqi forces in some Anbar districts. During the festivities more than 20 ISIS fighters were killed and a number of armored vehicles were destroyed.

Despite the reported government progress, Mohammed Harat, a tribal leader, told Rudaw Islamic State fighters launched mortars at different districts in Khalidiya and the situation was getting worse.
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Attacks around Iraq's capital, Baghdad, kill at least 11
[RUDAW.NET] Authorities in Iraq say bombings and a shooting have killed at least 11 people in and around the capital, Baghdad.

Police officials say three roadside kabooms went off simultaneously Saturday targeting an army convoy just southeast of Baghdad, killing four soldiers and wounding nine.

They say a bomb near an outdoor market killed two people in the town of Youssifiya just south of Baghdad. In the northeastern suburbs of the capital, police say gunnies killed two people in a drive-by shooting.

In Rashidiya just north of Baghdad, they say a bomb went kaboom! near a vegetable and fruit market, killing three people and wounding five.

Medical officials confirmed the casualty figures. All officials spoke on condition of anonymity because they are not authorized to speak to journalists.
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Syria-Lebanon-Iran
Syrian Army Targets ISIL, al-Nusra Gunmen, Kills Top Leaders in Hama, Damascus
[ALMANAR.LB] Syrian Army units inflicted more losses and casualties upon terrorist organizations in continued operations backed by air strikes in various areas across the country on Friday, state-run SANA news agency reported.

In Idleb, army units targeted gatherings of murderous Moslems in al-Sermaniyeh and Jannet al-Qura villages in southern Jisr al-Shughour in the southwestern countryside of the northern Idleb province.

A military source said many of the bad boyz were potted, while an armored vehicle was destroyed in al-Sermaniyeh and a bulldozer in Jannet al-Qura.

In the meantime, SANA quoted field sources as saying that many murderous Moslems of al-Nusra
...formally Jabhat an-Nusrah li-Ahli sh-Sham (Support Front for the People of the Levant), also known as al-Qaeda in the Levant. They aim to establish a pan-Arab caliphate. Not the same one as the Islamic State, though .. ...
Front and the so-called "Ahrar al-Sham
...a Syria jihadi group made up of Islamists and salafists, not that there's that much difference, formed into a brigade. They make up the main element of the Islamic Front but they don't profess adoration of al-Qaeda and they've been fighting (mainly for survival) against the Islamic State. Their leadership was wiped out at a single blow by a suicide kaboom at a crowded basement meeting in September, 2014...
Movement (Free People of Syria)" were killed as the army targeted their hideouts in the towns of al-Taman'eh and Kafr Oweid in southern Idleb province.

In the neighboring Hama province, five terrorist leaders were killed as the army artillery targeted their hideout while they were holding a meeting in Toloul al-Homr village to the east of Salamiyeh city in the countryside of the province, according to field sources.

An ammunition depot and a logistic supply route were hit and destroyed at the Agricultural Research building and Bawadi al-Azib in the eastern countryside of Salamiyeh.

In Quneitra, an army unit targeted dens of al-Nusra murderous Moslems in Mas'hara village, 12 km to the east of the city.

The army operation left a number of murderous Moslems dead and injured, and their arms and ammunition destroyed.

In al-Zabadani city in Damascus Countryside, the army air force destroyed a rocket depot and artillery bases and killed many murderous Moslems in a series of air strikes on their positions.

Meanwhile,
...back at the barn, Bossy had come up with a new idea, one that didn't involve kerosene...
a number of terrorist groups' leaders were killed and an ammunition depot was destroyed during army operations in Douma, Harasta, Masraba and al-Rihan in Eastern Ghouta.

In Hasaka, SANA news hound told that assembly points of the so-called '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' (ISIL) takfiri
...an adherent of takfir wal hijra, an offshoot of Salafism that regards everybody who doesn't agree with them as apostates who most be killed...
group and their hideouts were targeted in al-Villat al-Homr neighborhood and the area between al-Bassel and al-Panorama roundabouts in Hasaka city.
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Syria rebels face tough fight for Deraa, Aleppo
[EN.ZAMANALWSL.NET] Momentum that has swept Syrian rebels to a series of swift victories over Hereditary President-for-Life Bashir Pencilneck al-Assad
The Scourge of Hama...
appears to have slowed in two major attacks aimed at capturing the cities of Aleppo in the north and Deraa in the south.

The reasons include a determined military effort by the government and its foreign allies to stem the tide of setbacks, and shortcomings in rebel strategy and weaponry that have made it harder for them to capture two cities of strategic value.
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23 people killed in barrel bomb attack on al-Bab town near Aleppo
[EN.ZAMANALWSL.NET] A Syrian regime Arclight airstrike on the northern Syrian town of al-Bab near Aleppo killed at least 23 people, including 3 children and 3 women, and maimed dozens on Saturday, the Syrian Network for Human Rights said as a barrel bomb pounded a crowded local market.

Activists said the deadly attack on al-Bab is the second in four days where 15 people, including 6 children, had been killed when barrel bomb stormed Ibad al-Rahman mosque on Wednesday minutes before the Maghrib Prayer where people were preparing their daily breakfast for Ramadan, the holy month where Moslems fast from dawn to sunset.

Regime's barrel kabooms have also targeted the village of Rasem al-Hermel in the eastern countryside and two barrel attacks hit the neighboring distric of Kuwaires military airport, activists said.

Aleppo city is divided between the Syria military, backed by militia, and a range of bully boy groups including al Qaeda's Nusra Front, Islamist brigades and Western-backed rebels.
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#1  Look at the. Goggles, see a muppet?
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Iran busts terrorist group in southeast border region
Commander of Iran's Border Police Brigadier General Qassem Rezaei said on Saturday that a group of border guards were dispatched to the Mirjaveh border region in Sistan-Baluchestan Province on Friday afternoon to keep a watchful eye on the routes in the area after it was reported that a terrorist group wanted to cross the border into Iran from Pakistan, Press TV reported.

The border forces engaged in clashes with the terrorists early on Saturday and managed to smash the terror group, the commander told a press conference in the provincial capital city of Zahedan.
The terrorists were upset at Iranian exploitation of Baluchi shale oil deposits...
“In this operation, a number of terrorists were killed and three others were arrested, one of whom sustained injuries,” the commander said.

Rezaei added that two of the detained terrorists are Pakistani nationals.
Also Baluchis...
He said that the terrorist group, which was trained by foreign spy agencies, was equipped with different types of weapons and explosives to carry out terrorist attacks in different cities in Iran, but the terrorists were arrested on the zero point border with Pakistan.

According to the commander, a number of militants fled to the Pakistani territory but Iranian forces managed to seize weapons, ammunition and explosives from them.

An Iranian border guard also succumbed to injuries on the way to the hospital.

The arrested terrorists confessed that they wanted to carry out terror attacks in certain cities including Zahedan, Kerman and Bam, the commander said, adding that they intended to explode several explosive-laden cars in public places.

The commander said the terrorists were trained in Pakistan, calling for the government in Islamabad to take tough measures against the issue.

Iran has repeatedly called on its eastern neighbors to rein in terrorists who cross the borders to carry out terror attacks on the Iranian soil.

In February 2013, Iran and Pakistan signed a security agreement, under which both countries agreed to cooperate in preventing and combating organized crime and fight against terrorism and activities posing a threat to national security of the two counties.
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34 air strikes against Islamic State in Syria, Iraq on Friday
[AlAhram] The United States and its allies carried out 34 air strikes against 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....
forces of Evil in Syria and Iraq on Friday, the US military said.
Various Islamic State targets near the city of Hasaka were hit in 12 of the 17 strikes in Syria, a military statement said on Saturday.
Note the ratcheting up of the air campaign against ISIS appears to coincide with the U.S. and Iranian nuclear negotiation mobile deadline.
The allied forces also carried out 17 air strikes near eight cities in Iraq, including four near the northern city of djinn-infested Mosul
... the home of a particularly ferocious and hairy djinn...
, it said.
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US, allies conduct air strikes in Syria, Iraq against Islamic State on Thursday
[Ynet] The United States and its allies targeted 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....
on Thursday with 16 air strikes in Iraq and 15 strikes against the bad boy group in Syria, the US military said in a statement on Friday.

The Iraq strikes hit targets near Bayji, Fallujah,
... the City of Mosques, which might have somthing to do with why it's not called Center of Prosperity or a really nice place to raise your kids...
Habbaniyah, Haditha, Makhmur, djinn-infested Mosul
... the home of a particularly ferocious and hairy djinn...
, Sinjar and Tal Afar.

In Syria, the coalition targeted Islamic State positions near Al Hasakah, Aleppo, Raqqah, Ayn Isa, Kobani and Tal Abyad.
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