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Iran ready to play constructive role in Geneva talks

Source: Politics Balla | Dec 22 2013, 8:46pm CST | by IANS

Tehran, Dec 23 (IANS) Iran has expressed its readiness to play a "constructive" role in upcoming Geneva II conference on Syria if it is invited.
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Denmark Mosque Pledges Allegiance to Islamic State

Sep 2 2014 10:45pm CDT | Source: Big Government

A Danish mosque spokesman has announced that his place of worship fully supports the Islamic State terrorist group that is waging a war of genocidal aspirations in Iraq and Syria. “An Islamic State will always be what Muslims long for, therefore we cannot help but to support the Islamic State. Even if it makes mistakes, we will just have to wait and see,” said Mosque spokesman Fadi Abdallah to online news network Den Kort ...
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Report: Slain ISIS Fighter Worked for Delta at Minneapolis Airport

Sep 2 2014 10:34pm CDT | Source: Big Government

According to a report from Minnesota Twin Cities FOX affiliate KMSP that aired Tuesday night, Abdirahmaan Muhumed, the second known American killed while fighting for ISIS in Syria, previously worked for Delta Global Services, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Delta Air Lines. KMSP noted that according to sources, Muhumed’s position with Delta Global Services required a security clearance at the Minneapolis-St. Paul Internat ...
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Israel Shoots Down Suspected Iranian Drone over Golan Heights

Sep 2 2014 10:03pm CDT | Source: Big Government

Israeli intelligence identified and neutralized an Iranian “Yasir” Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) that was violating the country’s air space in the Golan Heights, Israel’s Channel 2 news reports. The drone was shot down by a MIM-104 Patriot surface-to-air missile (SAM) system. The Yasir drone is manufactured by state-run Iran Aviation Industries Organization (IAIO) and took its first flight in September of 2013. According to in-house specifications, the Yasir can fly as high as 15 ...
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Paul Ryan Blames Obama In Rise Of The Islamic State

Sep 2 2014 8:48pm CDT | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

MILWAUKEE (AP) — U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan blamed the Obama administration Tuesday for contributing to the circumstances that led to the swift ascent of the Islamic State, a militant group that purportedly beheaded a second American journalist in two weeks. Ryan had been taking questions from a panel of reporters during a Milwaukee luncheon when he was asked to respond to a news report that journalist Steven Sotloff had ...
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What Makes Obama Angry

Sep 2 2014 8:35pm CDT | Source: Big Government

In response to Obama is the man who doesn't WANT to have a plan: Tuesday, British Prime Minister David Cameron strongly condemned ISIS, calling their latest atrocity - the beheading of journalist Steven Sotloff -   ‘an absolutely disgusting and despicable act’. He said he will chair a COBR meeting on the threat to a UK citizen tomorrow, and added: ‘My thoughts and prayers are with Mr Sotloff’s family and friends tonight as they deal with this appalling and tragic situation.’ Th ...
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Middle East Time Bomb: The Real Aim of ISIS Is to Replace the Saud Family as the New Emirs of Arabia

Sep 2 2014 7:43pm CDT | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

This article is Part II of Alastair Crooke's historical analysis of the roots of ISIS and its impact on the future of the Middle East. BEIRUT -- ISIS is indeed a veritable time bomb inserted into the heart of the Middle East. But its destructive power is not as commonly understood. It is not with the "March of the Beheaders"; it is not with the killings; the seizure of towns and villages; the harshest of "justice" -- terr ...
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U.S. government 'breeding terrorists' – in Minnesota

Sep 2 2014 7:32pm CDT | Source: WND

Even as President Obama launched air strikes Tuesday against the al-Shabab terrorist group in Somalia, a pipeline for potential new Somali terrorists continues to fester right here in the United States. It’s called the Refugee Resettlement Program, and it continues unabated under the leadership of the U.S. State Department and with the help of Christian charities. Minneapolis, Minnesota, sits at the heart of the controversial program. Known as “Little Mogadishu” to some critics ...
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Hume: Obama Administration Using 'Narrow' Definitions to Downplay Terrorism Threat

Sep 2 2014 7:20pm CDT | Source: Big Government

In his commentary segment on Tuesday’s broadcast of FNC’s “Special Report,” Fox News senior political analyst Brit Hume explained how in his view the Obama administration has been able to downplay the threat of terrorism and therefore avoid taking more aggressive action. Hume said the White House has been narrowly defining terrorist threats and thus making them seem not as much of threat to the United States. “One ...
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