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Iran arrests 50 suspected terrorists
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Iran arrests 50 suspected terrorists

Iranian authorities round up at least 50 people suspected of links to terrorist groups. By Arutz Sheva Staff Iranian authorities rounded up at least 50 people suspected of links to terrorist groups in a Western province, a prosecutor said on Sunday, according to Reuters. The arrests were announced a day after […]

Rouhani blasts blockade on Qatar
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Rouhani blasts blockade on Qatar

Iranian President says his country wants to bolster ties with Qatar, criticizes Saudi-led blockade of the emirate. By Ben Ariel – Arutz Sheva  Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Sunday said his country wants to bolster ties with Qatar and criticized a Saudi-led blockade of the emirate. Saudi Arabia, the United […]

Iran arrests ISIS-linked terror cell
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Iran arrests ISIS-linked terror cell

Iranian security forces say they arrested members of an ISIS-linked group that planned bombings and suicide attacks. By Ben Ariel – Arutz Sheva Iranian security forces have arrested members of a group linked to Islamic State (ISIS), which had planned bombings and suicide attacks in religious centers, Reuters reported Saturday, citing state […]

Al-Qaeda leader killed in Yemen
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Al-Qaeda leader killed in Yemen

U.S. air strike kills regional Al-Qaeda leader and two associates in Yemen’s Shabwa province. By Arutz Sheva Staff A U.S. air strike has killed a regional Al-Qaeda leader and two associates in Yemen’s Shabwa province, a jihadist stronghold in the south, the Pentagon said Thursday, according to AFP. Abu Khattab al-Awlaqi […]

Russia: ‘Highly likely’ ISIS leader was killed
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Russia: ‘Highly likely’ ISIS leader was killed

Russia’s Deputy Foreign Minister stands by last week’s claim that Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi was killed in Russian airstrikes. By Elad Benari – Arutz Sheva Russia’s Foreign Ministry said Thursday that it is “highly likely” that Islamic State (ISIS) leader Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi was killed in Russian airstrikes last month. “According […]

Smoke rises from Grand al-Nuri mosque in Mosul - Reuters
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ISIS blows up Mosul mosque

ISIS jihadists blow up Grand al-Nuri mosque in Mosul, where their leader announced a “caliphate” in 2014. By Elad Benari – arutz Sheva Islamic State (ISIS) jihadists on Wednesday blew up the Grand al-Nuri mosque in Mosul, Iraqi military officials said. In 2014, the jihadist group’s leader chose the mosque […]

Muslims asserting right to invade Sweden-Reuters
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Sweden in denial

Swedish police chief presents new report which finds an increase in the country’s ‘vulnerable’ areas, where police fear to tread. By Mordechai Sones – Arutz Sheva Jihad Watch quotes Emma Löfgren of The Local who reports “5,000 criminals in Sweden’s vulnerable areas” where police fear to tread. Sweden’s national police chief has presented […]