New docs reveal bin Laden's secret ties with Iran

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Weekly Standard) This week, prosecutors in New York introduced eight documents recovered in Osama bin Laden's compound in Pakistan as evidence in the trial of a terrorism suspect. more…

Putin political opponent gunned down near Kremlin

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BBC News) A leading Russian opposition politician, former deputy Prime Minister Boris Nemtsov, has been shot dead in Moscow, Russian officials say. An unidentified attacker shot Mr Nemtsov more…

'Jihadi John' defender filmed urging jihad

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Daily Mail) A video has surfaced of the Muslim activist who described ISIS executioner Jihadi John as 'a beautiful man' supporting Jihad at an anti-US rally in more…

Anti-ISIS summit convened in Mecca

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Atlantic) President Obama isn’t alone in grappling with how best to counter ISIS and its brand of Islamic extremism—and convening summits for just that purpose. Earlier this week, more…

ISIS begins executing kidnapped Christians

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ALETEIA)Islamic State militants have reportedly executed 15 Christians who have been captured in villages in northeastern Syria since Monday. A priest who has been feeding reports to Christian more…

U.S. blogger hacked to death by Islamists

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (REUTERS) DHAKA, Bangladesh — Machete-wielding assailants hacked to death an American blogger, the latest of a series of attacks on writers who support free-thinking values in Muslim-majority Bangladesh. more…