12/04/13 11:05 AM
The suspects include military and paramilitary personnel accused of aiding the Islamic extremist group Boko Haram that the United States last month declared a terrorist organization.
By James Jay Carafano | 12/01/13 03:56 PM
Jalaluddin Haqqani left a horrible legacy before he gave up active leadership of the Pakistan-based network of Islamist extremists he founded. Haqqani believed Muslims across the world had a duty to “offer themselves” to the cause of fighting the Russians in Afghanistan. And many answered...
By Mark Flatten | 11/25/13 02:55 PM
A photo of President Obama in a turban and cartoons depicting the Prophet Muhammad that led to terrorist plots against the Danish newspaper that published them are among documents purged from FBI counter-terrorism training materials, new disclosures from the agency show.
By Joel Gehrke | 11/22/13 12:02 PM
When State Department officials designated a Nigerian Islamist militant group as a foreign terrorist organization, they did so without mentioning that the people being terrorized are Christians targeted for their beliefs. In fact, they acted as if the group has other motivations. "These...
By Charles Hoskinson | 11/20/13 06:13 PM
It's the latest in faith-based foreign policy fads: The idea that the nuclear talks with Iran that began today would be a first step toward "a new relationship between the United States and the Islamic Republic of Iran," as President Obama put it. Politicians and pundits have for weeks...
By Ashe Schow | 11/20/13 04:46 PM
A 19-year-old Christian woman was kidnapped by a Nigerian terrorist group and forced to convert to Islam or be murdered, according to Reuters. Boko Haram, an Islamist extremist group, kidnapped and enslaved the young woman, known only as Hajja, in July. "I can't sleep when I think of being...
By Bloomberg News | 11/13/13 05:43 PM
Tarek Mehanna’s conviction for conspiring to help al-Qaeda by translating a manual titled “39 Ways to Serve and Participate in Jihad” was upheld by a federal appeals court. Mehanna’s 17 1/2-year prison term also was justified, the three judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals in...
By Mark Tapscott | 11/11/13 09:02 AM
Secretary of State John Kerry is saying this morning that a deal with Iran was done, but the Iranians "couldn't take it." Yesterday, Kerry was saying "no deal is better than a bad deal, and we are certainly adhering to that concept."
By Philip Klein | 11/10/13 03:52 PM
As millions of Americans grapple with letters from their insurance companies notifying them that their policies have been cancelled despite President Obama's repeated promises over a five year period that it wouldn't happen, it's become clear that Americans have no reason to trust his word. It...
By Editorial Writer | 11/07/13 07:03 PM
It gets too little coverage in the traditional media, but that doesn't mean it's not significant. In many Islamic countries in the Middle East, Christians and Jews are persecuted for their faith. The harsh reality is that in the majority of Islamic nations, it is either literally against the law...
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