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3 hrs ago | The Marion Star

French: Terrorists targeted Eiffel Tower, Louvre

France stopped a terrorist plot targeting the Eiffel Tower, the Louvre and a nuclear power plant, it was revealed Wednesday as French authorities announced new measures for combating terror.


7 hrs ago | Washington Times

N.Y. court OKs $1.75B award in Iran terror cases; 1983 Marines barracks bombing included

A federal appeals court on Wednesday ruled that $1.75 billion for terrorism-related judgments against Iran can be distributed to victims of attacks, including a 1983 bombing that killed 241 Marines in Lebanon .


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8 hrs ago | JAM! Showbiz

North Korea complains to UN about Rogen, Franco film

James Franco, left, and Seth Rogen, middle, star in the film "The Interview." North Korea leader Kim Jong-Un is reportedly unimpressed with the film.


Related Topix: Asia, North Korea, World News, Kim Jong Un

10 hrs ago | Juan Cole

Not Serious re: Terrorism: GOP House Cut out funding for al-Qaeda, Iraq Records & Research

Representatives on the Hill talk a good game about going back into Iraq or pursuing a global war on terror, but they aren't actually very interested in all that.


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14 hrs ago | KHOU-TV Houston

Syria rebels storm Sunni village, kill 14

Syrian rebels rampaged through a Sunni village in the central province of Hama Wednesday, firing indiscriminately at civilians and killing 14 people, including seven women, state media and opposition activists said.


Related Topix: Middle East, Syria, World News

16 hrs ago | WNYC-AM New York

Against 'Islamic State' Militants, Treasury May Need To Try New Tools

It's not going to be enough to hopefully push them back militarily. We're also going to have to do a whole lot more to deny them the ability to have access - primarily through criminal enterprise - to continued financial independence.


Related Topix: Iraq, World News, Middle East, US News, US Treasury

21 hrs ago | Ananova

Britons Fighting In Syria Face Terror Charges

Britons fighting in Syria could be prosecuted upon their return home whether they are fighting for or against the Assad regime, a former independent reviewer of terrorism laws has said.


Related Topix: Europe, World News, United Kingdom

Tue Jul 08, 2014

US News & World Report

Holder: Threat from Syria endangers Europe, US

Attorney General Eric Holder called on European nations Tuesday to deal more aggressively with the threat posed by the thousands of Westerners who have traveled to Syria to join the fighting there.

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The Washington Post

Iraq: 'Terrorists' seize ex-chemical weapons site

The Islamic State extremist group has taken control of a vast former chemical weapons facility northwest of Baghdad, where remnants of 2,500 degraded chemical rockets filled decades ago with the deadly nerve agent sarin are stored along with other chemical warfare agents, Iraq said in a letter circulated Tuesday at the United Nations.


Related Topix: Iraq, World News

WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

ISIS claims responsibility for Baghdad blasts

The Islamic State in Iraq and Syria has claimed responsibility for recent suicide bombings in the capital that killed nearly two-dozen people, according to SITE Intelligence, which monitors terrorist groups.


Related Topix: Iraq, World News, Middle East, Explosion

Iraq says 'terrorists' seize chemical weapons site

Iraq's U.N. Ambassador Mohamed Ali Alhakim said in a letter to U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon circulated Tuesday that "terrorist" groups entered the Muthanna site June 11 and seized weapons and equipment from the protection force guarding the facility.


Related Topix: Iraq, World News


Lone Survivor

Based on the true story of a team of Navy SEALs on a mission to intercept an Al-Qaeda agent and the only member of the team that made it out alive , "Lone Survivor" is a visceral account of the courage of fortitude of those individuals serving in our armed forces.

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KCRA-TV Sacramento

Israel blocks rocket headed for Tel Aviv

An Israeli security operation against the militant group Hamas "will probably not end within several days," Defense Minister Moshe Ya'alon said Tuesday.


Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Palestinian Territories, Twitter

Key 103

Two Britons Guilty Of Syria Terror Offences

Mohammed Nahin Ahmed and Yusuf Zubair Sarwar, spent eight months in Syria last year after contacting Islamist extremists from the UK.


The Daily Beast

The Terrorist Trying to Build a NationBy Jamie Dettmer

Jihadist troops and administrative smarts make the leader of the self-proclaimed 'Islamic State' a threat not only in Syria and Iraq, but in Palestine and the Gulf.


Related Topix: Iraq, World News, Middle East,

The Daily Star

Ukraine's Poroshenko names new head of anti-rebel operations

A Ukrainian soldier stands near a destroyed military vehicle of pro-Russian separatists just outside the eastern Ukrainian town of Slaviansk July 7, 2014.


Mon Jul 07, 2014

Huntington News

OP-ED: Before the Next ISIS, We Need Nonviolent Counterterrorism Strategies

A relatively new group engaging in non-state political violence, ISIS, the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, recently called for the creation of an Islamic state in Iraq and Syria and a continuation and strengthening of jihad during Ramadan, according .


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Ramadan, US Military, Hastings, US Army, Opinion

The Daily Star

Judge seeks death penalty for Syrian terror suspects

The two are accused of belonging, along with four other Syrians, to a group linked to the Ziad Jarrah Brigades.



Richard Silverstein Praises Hamas And Endorses Palestinian Terrorism Against Israelis

Screenshot-ed for your "pleasure" in case he tries to amend his post . Let's chalk up the gratuitous swipe at Hamas-since that movement appears more disciplined, and consistent than the settlers who dominate Israeli ... (more)


Related Topix: Israel, Middle East, World News

Andover Advertiser

July 7 families mark anniversary

Bereaved families and survivors of the July 7 bombings spoke of their determination to ignore graffiti daubed on the Hyde Park memorial to the victims as a ceremony marking the ninth anniversary of the atrocities took place.


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