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ISIS Threaten Turkey

ISIS Threaten Turkey ISIS have published what they describe as a “final warning to Turkey” in a video online. A Turkish jihadist from Bursa delivered the video message. ISIS had carefully chosen him as Bursa is the old capital of the Ottoman Empire and is a conservative support base for the ruling AKP party. Immediately…

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The Lebanese Rubbish Crisis, a road to instability?

The Lebanese Rubbish Crisis, a road to instability? Protests have erupted in Lebanon over the past 72 hours over the “rubbish collection” crisis. The protesters clashed with the Lebanese security forces with further protests most likely increasing in violence. The protesters, mostly young and cross sectarian, clashed with the Lebanese security forces over the crisis…

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No fresh insights in the Al Nusra relationship with Al Qaeda

No fresh insights in the Al Nusra relationship with Al Qaeda Abu Muhammad al-Joulani, the leader of Jabhat al-Nusra (al-Qaeda’s branch in Syria) gave an interview to al-Jazeera TV yesterday (27th May). He was not asked about Nusra’s links with al-Qaeda and its leader Ayman al-Zawahiri. Unexpectedly it provided no fresh insights and was criticised…

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Saudi Arabia in Yemen Why?

Saudi Arabia in Yemen Why? Over 150 Saudi and GCC fighter jets launched 33 air strikes early hours of the morning of 26 March against the positions of al-Houthis (Ansar Allah) and Republican Guard units loyal to former president Salih. 5 Dimension Consultants have provided SecurityMiddleEast.com with a special report on the Saudi and allies…

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Threat of Kidnap in Libya and Sinai dramatically increases

Threat of Kidnap in Libya and Sinai dramatically increases The latest Islamic State (IS)’s English language magazine “Dabiq” was published on February 12. An article containing a picture of a group of men, paraded along the shore while dressed in orange jumpsuits and led by IS militants. Late last year the IS announced the founding…

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INTEL SNIPPET – Are ISIS executions Islamic?

INTEL SNIPPET – Are ISIS executions Islamic? Execution in Islam is carried out by striking the back of the head with a swift sharp sword strike and death must be instantaneous. What the IS use on many of their prisoners, including Western hostages, is Nahr or the slaughter used for animals. This practice was first used by…

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