Month: August 2015

ISIS Offers Reward for Killing Al Qaeda Leader
News

ISIS Offers Reward for Killing Al Qaeda Leader

The ongoing rivalry between ISIS and Al Qaeda has reached new heights this week, with ISIS distributing “Wanted Dead” posters for several key Al Qaeda commanders – including the group’s leader, Ayman al-Zawahiri   The posters began circulating earlier in August and were apparently the work of ISIS’s official branch […]

Two Journalists Shot Dead in Virginia
News

Two Journalists Shot Dead in Virginia

Two journalists have been shot and killed while on the job near Roanoke, Virginia, on Wednesday morning.   The reporters have been named as WDBJ7 reporter Allison Parker, 24, and cameraman Adam Ward, 27.    {youtube}toejyW8M8d0{/youtube}   Both were covering a story at local shopping and sports center Bridgewater Plaza […]

Expert: PLO Has Failed in Everything
News

Expert: PLO Has Failed in Everything

Middle East expert Dr. Mordechai Kedar of the Begin Sadat Center told Arutz Sheva Sunday that Palestinian Authority (PA) is about to “die totally” and that PA chief Mahmoud Abbas’s resignation may stem from the fact that he does not want to be there when it “officially” breathes its last. […]

ISIS Destroys Ancient Temple in Palmyra
News

ISIS Destroys Ancient Temple in Palmyra

Islamic State (ISIS) jihadists have destroyed a temple at Syria’s ancient ruins of Palmyra, activists said Sunday, according to The Associated Press (AP).   The move realizes the worst fears archaeologists had for the 2,000-year-old Roman-era city, after the extremists seized it and beheaded a local scholar.   Palmyra, one […]

Jimmy Carter: ‘Cancer Spread to My Brain’
News

Jimmy Carter: ‘Cancer Spread to My Brain’

Former US President Jimmy Carter held a press conference on Thursday, in which he announced that the cancer which doctors discovered on his liver – that he revealed last Wednesday – has been found to have spread to his brain as well.   Carter, 90, announced his first radiation treatment […]

Six Wounded in Car Bomb Attack in Cairo
News

Six Wounded in Car Bomb Attack in Cairo

A large bomb exploded early Thursday morning (local time) near a national security building in the Shubra neighborhood of Cairo, Egyptian security officials said, according to The Associated Press (AP).   At least six people were wounded early in the attack, which was caused by a car bomb, security sources […]