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    Four men were held on Tuesday and government officials said the arrests "may have foiled the early stages" of plans for an attack in the UK. Police have now said a fifth man was also arrested on Tuesday, but his arrest was not made public for "operational reasons". "A number" of homes and vehicles Continue reading
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    Why We Lost Iraq and Afghanistan and...

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    Article from the Counter Terrorist Magazine -Written by Chris Graham. It may not be clear from the way popular news outlets cover these stories or from the way senior leaders celebrate themselves, but the United States has demonstrated some significant capability gaps that our enemies are expl Continue reading
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    U.S. troops' Ebola mission may last a year

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    I found this article interesting... Thousands of U.S. troops may be living in tent cities in Liberia and supporting the fight against Ebola for “about a year” or until the deadly outbreak appears to be under control, the top military commander in Africa said Oct. 7. “This is not a small effo Continue reading
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    Today in US History ...

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    1964: The first Free Speech Movement protest erupts spontaneously on the University of California, Berkeley campus; students demanded an end to the ban of on-campus political activities.
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    Islam means submission, not peace

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    Imagine meeting Steve. He tells you: “Hi! My name is Steve and I’m an engineer at the car factory.” Steve pulls out his phone and shows you video of the factory where he works, pointing out Joe, Tom and Larry, his colleagues. He tells you: “We all really love cars; we think they are fantasti Continue reading
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    Earlier this morning (Thursday), the Australian security services, conducting the largest counterterrorism raids in the Australia’s history, arrested fifteen ISIS supporters, charging two of them with planning a to grab an Australian citizen and publicly behead him on a Sydney street – while fi Continue reading
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    While it is customary for patriotic Americans to get behind any President when war is declared, the strategy to fight the threat from Radical Islam is doomed to failure by seven deadly sins.   Here are 7 reasons that the so-called Obama strategy to fight ISIS will not work:   #1 – Not having Continue reading
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    President Obama's assertion Wednesday night that the Islamic State terrorist group "is not 'Islamic'" is drawing derision from a number of quarters. The claim, also made by Obama's predecessors, is "preposterous," Daniel Pipes wrote for the National Review Online. "To state the obvious: As non-M Continue reading
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    A Weekend of Whitewashing Radical Islam

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    On Labor Day weekend, Michigan Governor Rick Snyder welcomed thousands of Muslims to Detroit for the annual convention of the Islamic Society of North America (ISNA). As someone who grew up as the sole Jewish kid in my neighborhood school, I have always cherished our tradition of welcoming religious Continue reading
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    At the demonstration people told me, “Don’t call me an Arab Christian; I’m an Arabic speaking Israeli Christian. We’re not Arabs.”   Words matter, semantics matter. This self-definition is both radical and revolutionary.   Most Christians in Israel are Arabs and traditionally they si Continue reading
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    From Jihadwatch.com   That Islamic emirate in Benghazi? Ansar al-Sharia didn’t build that. Barack Obama built that. “Islamists declare ‘Islamic emirate’ in east Libya,” Al Arabiya, July 31, 2014:   Libya’s Islamist militant group Ansar al-Sharia has said that it seized complete co Continue reading
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    Novelties in training method

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    K9 companions have withstood time’s many challenges, namely the prevalence of synthetic drugs and various explosive devices which have been developed over the previous century.  Along with newer methods of mayhem come even stronger methods of training police dogs and handler education to deter sa Continue reading
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    The SSI Advanced Israel Program and what you can learn about Hamas, Hezbollah, ISIS and threats to the USA Henry Morgenstern, SSI’s Israel Program director, will give a webinar on the current situation in the Middle East. You can register for free by clicking here With the Middle Eas Continue reading
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      A featured story from June/July 2014 issue of The Counter Terrorist magazine ISLAM4UK   By Anthony Tucker-Jones In late 2010, an extremist preacher from the UK was imprisoned in Lebanon on terror charges. Syrian-born Omar Bakri Muhammad characterized himself as a “harmless cl Continue reading
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    Special Atomic Demolition Munitions

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    A featured story from The Counter Terrorist magazine Special Atomic Demolition Munitions By Lina Kolesnikova The 1950s and 1960s were the golden age of nuclear weapons. Scientists of the USA and USSR tried to miniaturize nuclear bombs and to create “tactical nuclear weapons.” NATO faced a d Continue reading
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    A featured story from The Counter Terrorist magazineFlying With the Puntland Maritime Police Force By Arthur Walker and Al Venter When I was flying armed Alouettes in Somalia’s Puntland region supporting anti-piracy operations last year, everybody at the Bosaso air base—from which we opera Continue reading
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    Sniping in the Mexican Criminal Insurgency Robert J. Bunker   Mexico has been held in the grip of increasing narco-related strife for many years, with well over 80,000 killed and another 20,000 missing. Gun battles and engagements between opposing cartels and drug gangs and between crimina Continue reading
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    The cold-blooded murder of three youths, one of them an American citizen, is no time to go wishy-washy on terrorism. Yet that’s what President Obama did Monday when he failed to identify the terror organization Hamas as the perpetrator of what he called a “senseless act of terror.” Absurdly, Continue reading
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    A firestorm has erupted online after senior Department of Homeland Security advisor Mohamed Elibiary tweeted that a “Caliphate” is inevitable and compared it to the European Union. He also recently criticized “drive-by” attacks on Islamism. Elibiary has a history of pro-Muslim Brotherhood Continue reading
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    Emboldened ISIS Threatens Americans

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    Supporters of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) have launched a viral propaganda campaign on Twitter threatening to attack the United States and its interests if America acts militarily against the group in Iraq. These threats have been delivered through messages on ISIS's #CalamityWillBef Continue reading
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