Opinion

Opinion

But NATO shouldn’t be a golf membership, and cash, the one factor Mr. Trump prizes, is only one, slim measure of the prices and advantages of belonging. This president has proven no understanding of the facility of partnership, and the reciprocal nature of its bonds, in an alliance that stands for one thing far greater […]

Japanese Journalist, Missing in Syria Since 2015, Appears in New Video

Japanese Journalist, Missing in Syria Since 2015, Appears in New Video

HONG KONG — A Japanese journalist who went lacking in Syria three years in the past and who’s believed to be a hostage of terrorists appeared in a brand new video aired on Japanese tv on Friday. Jumpei Yasuda, a contract reporter who typically lined battle zones, disappeared after touring to Syria from Turkey in […]

ISIS May Be Waning, but Global Threats of Terrorism Continue to Spread

ISIS May Be Waning, however Global Threats of Terrorism Continue to Spread

The group’s motivations for the assaults stay unknown. It has made no public statements, nor has it claimed credit score for the assaults. But army and intelligence officers mentioned it was probably shaped in response to the acute poverty in Mozambique’s solely predominantly Muslim area. “We are at an inflection point in the broader campaign […]

Al Qaeda-Backed Terrorist Group Has a New Target: Plastic Bags

Al Qaeda-Backed Terrorist Group Has a New Target: Plastic Bags

Over the years, the Shabab, a terrorist group in East Africa that has pledged allegiance to Al Qaeda, has banned music, cinemas, satellite tv for pc dishes and humanitarian organizations. This week, they added a brand new merchandise to the prohibited checklist: plastic luggage. Residents of areas managed by the terrorist group, which operates out […]

Islamic State Says Its Leader’s Son Was Killed in Syria

Islamic State Says Its Leader’s Son Was Killed in Syria

BEIRUT. Lebanon — A son of Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the chief of the Islamic State, was killed throughout an assault by the group’s fighters within the central Syrian province of Homs, the group’s information company, Amaq, introduced Tuesday. Mr. Baghdadi’s son, Hudhayfah al-Badri, was killed in an “operation against the Nusayriyyah and the Russians at […]

Israel Penalizes Palestinians for Payments to Prisoners and ‘Martyrs’

Israel Penalizes Palestinians for Payments to Prisoners and ‘Martyrs’

Issa Qaraqe, the Palestinian Authority’s commissioner of prisoner affairs, informed the official Voice of Palestine Radio on Tuesday, “The goal of this law is not only theft, but to delegitimize the Palestinian struggle, which is represented by our martyrs and prisoners, by branding them as criminals and terrorists.” “What they don’t know is that no […]

Couple Is Charged in Plot to Bomb Iranian Opposition Rally in France

Couple Is Charged in Plot to Bomb Iranian Opposition Rally in France

PARIS — A Belgian husband and spouse of Iranian origin have been charged with plotting to bomb a rally held final week in France by an exiled Iranian opposition group, the Belgian authorities stated on Monday. The suspects, recognized solely as Amir S., 38, and Nasimeh N., 33, have been arrested on Saturday in Sint-Pieters-Woluwe, […]

Bomb Rattles an Afghan Minority So Small ‘No One Is a Stranger’

Bomb Rattles an Afghan Minority So Small ‘No One Is a Stranger’

KABUL, Afghanistan — In downtown Kabul, from a big mural painted on blast partitions on the finish of a busy buying road, the piercing eyes of Komal Singh, now a fourth grader, peer out on the slender junction. For the previous couple of years, the mural has carried an anticorruption message: “Bribetakers are not hidden […]

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three Workers Beheaded in Attack on Afghan School

JALALABAD, Afghanistan — Militants have attacked a boys’ faculty in jap Afghanistan, beheading three staff and setting hearth to the constructing, officers stated, weeks after the Islamic State threatened to assault colleges within the space. No group has claimed duty for the assault late Saturday within the Khogyani district of Nangarhar Province, however Attaullah Khogyani, […]

Far-Right Cell Plotted Attack on French Muslims, Authorities Say

Far-Right Cell Plotted Attack on French Muslims, Authorities Say

The web site that claims it’s related to Operational Forces Action, A.F.O. in French, is a farrago of threats and imprecise ideology. The dwelling web page calls the French inside safety providers “the haunt of Anti-France.” It lists as adversaries “upholders of the Islamic system,” in addition to “sub-Saharan Africans,” “humanists” and “Rights-of-Man types.” Jews […]