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4 hrs ago | Fox News

Jihad's Own Civil War Fighting in Syria spawns rift in global terror movement

The civil war in Syria has spawned another civil war in the global jihadist movement, with Islamic State, ruled by Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi , and Al Qaeda, led by Ayman al-Zawahiri, , emerging as sworn enemies.


Related Topix: Iraq, World News

8 hrs ago | Truthdig

Beyond the Spectacle of Neoliberal Violence in the Age of Terrorism

The spectacle of violence and terrorism looms large in the post 9/11 world. As the recent beheading of James Foley by Islamic extremists makes clear, mass-mediated terrorism is now joined with the spectacle of violence, torture, and beheadings so as to open up a new space in which politics is shaped by the regressive morality of ideological ... (more)


Related Topix: US News, Liberal Political News

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Vancouver Sun

Calgary brothers identified as members of Syrian terrorist group

Hundreds of women, some camping out overnight, stormed into the Vancouver Trade and Convention Centre for the annual retail blowout August, 28, 2014.


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Stars and Stripes

Syrian accused of supplying IED parts to attack US troops now in US

A Syrian man has been extradited to Arizona to face charges that he supplied components of improvised explosive devices to a jihadist group in Iraq that mounted attacks against the U.S. military.



France rules out Assad as partner in terror fight

French President Francois Hollande on Thursday ruled out an international partnership with Syria 's leader to fight against the Islamic State group, saying any alliance with Bashar Assad would play into the militants' hands.


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KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

Ukraine Fearful of 'Russian Invasion' as Rebel Forces Open New Front

Ukraine's president called an emergency meeting of the nation's security council and canceled a foreign trip Thursday because of what he described as a "Russian invasion," with rebel forces opening up a new front in the conflict.


Related Topix: World News, Ukraine, Turkey, Middle East, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), Vladimir Putin


America Needs a Grand Bargain with Russia to Fight Terrorism

It should have been a no-brainer for the U.S. and Russia to cooperate to fight Islamic radicals in the Middle East.


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News 4 Jax

ISIS terror on the French Riviera

It was almost midnight when the surveillance team spotted their target at the base of the cavernous luxury apartment complex.


The Indian Express

China's Islamic militant group founder admits Pakistan terror links

Memetuhut Memetrozi, co-founder of ETIM travelled to Afghanistan and joined a camp where he was trained to carry out terrorist attacks.


Related Topix: World News, Asia, China,

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

Inland Empire terrorism suspect testifies in Riverside

RIVERSIDE >> A defendant-turned-witness in an Inland Empire terrorism case took the stand Wednesday in the trial of two other defendants, corroborating what federal prosecutors allege: that he and three other men planned to travel overseas, join the Taliban and commit acts of terrorism against American military targets.


Related Topix: Prison, World News, Asia, Afghanistan

Connecticut Post

Q-and-A on Westerners who join the fight in Syria

This March 23, 2008 photo provided by the Hennepin County, Minn. Sheriff's Office shows Douglas McAuthur McCain.


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The York Daily Record

California terrorism suspect denies US attack plot

A terrorism suspect from California who was arrested near the Canadian border in Washington state and charged with attempting to travel to Syria to fight alongside Islamic extremists said in jailhouse interviews that he never intended to carry out attacks in the United States.


Related Topix: Prison

KWWL-TV Waterloo

Govt-held Ukraine town hit by rebel shells

Time Warner Cable says a problem that occurred during routine maintenance caused a nationwide outage of its Internet service for hours on Wednesday morning.


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This Is Lancashire

Would-be jihadis should lose their British passports Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe said

British extremists who go to fight abroad should be stripped of their passports , the country's most senior police officer has said.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, United Kingdom


Aussie terror suspect questioned, released

A suspected terrorist hauled off a flight at Melbourne Airport this week is no longer in detention but remains under investigation.


KWWL-TV Waterloo

No sign of quick end to Ukraine conflict

A U.S. official says an American man reported to have been killed in Syria was there to fight alongside a terrorist group, most likely the Islamic State.


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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Cybercast News Service

10 Things to Know for Wednesday

Israel and Hamas agree to an open-ended cease-fire after seven weeks of fighting, but barriers to lasting peace persist - such as Palestinian appeals for the end of a Gaza blockade.


Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East

WFAA-TV Dallas

Possible airstrikes in Syria raise more questions

The intelligence gathered by U.S. military surveillance flights over Syria could support a broad bombing campaign against the Islamic State militant group, but current and former U.S. officials differ on whether air power would significantly degrade what some have called a "terrorist army."


Related Topix: Iraq, World News, Middle East, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama

American fighting for ISIS killed in Syria

An American named Douglas McCain was killed last weekend in Syria, where he was fighting for ISIS, two U.S. officials told CNN.


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The Washington Post

US giving extra $60M in military aid to Tunisia

The head of the U.S. African command, Gen. David Rodriguez, said Tuesday during a visit to Tunisia that aid would be for training, mine detection, naval craft and counter-terrorism exercies with Tunisian troops.


Related Topix: World News, Tunisia,