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Posts Tagged: Al Qaida

August 12, 2016 3:46 am
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Syrian Terrorist Group Rebrands to Ensure Survival

Jabhat al-Nusra's July 28 announcement of its new name and avatar, the Fateh al-Sham Front ("The Victory in Al-Sham Front"), does not mean that the terrorist group...

May 3, 2016 6:03 am
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State-Run Egyptian Paper and Others Question What Clinton Knew About Muslim Brotherhood

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's emails suggest that she may have known about connections between the Muslim Brotherhood (MB) and hardcore jihadist groups such...

April 28, 2016 7:07 am
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Dutch Intelligence: Competition Could Fuel Jihadi Plots

The Netherlands' Intelligence Service (AIVD) is predicting a "large scale, spectacular attack in Europe or the US." And, they say, it could happen very soon. AIVD's report on 2015,...

April 20, 2016 6:47 am
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How Radicalization Was Allowed to Fester in Belgium

These are the numbers, the hard facts:  Twenty months. Three terrorist attacks. One hundred seventy dead. And almost all the killers grew up in, or...

March 22, 2016 6:00 am
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Islamist Activist Asks Obama to Support Libyan Al Qaeda Group

The revelation of northern Virginia surgeon Esam Omeish's praise for Palestinians who chose "the jihad way" forced him to resign from a statewide immigration commission in 2007. But...

February 25, 2016 7:01 am
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Plans That Lead Astray: Closing Guantanamo Bay

We often hear the line from a Robert Burns poem, "The best laid schemes of mice and men, often go askew," invoked when someone's grandiose...

January 31, 2016 7:18 am
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IDF Preparing for Arrival of ISIS on Syrian Border

As conflict and mayhem continue to rage across Syria, the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) is preparing to encounter the threat of ISIS and al-Qaeda forces...

November 9, 2014 4:07 pm
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Jihadis Exploiting SoundCloud to Spread Messages: Watchdog Group Says

Arab media analysts at MEMRI are claiming that Al-Qaeda and ISIS-affiliated jihadists are exploiting SoundCloud, the "YouTube of audio," as a channel for disseminating messages...

September 9, 2014 8:01 pm
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Israelis in India: Aware, Alert But at Ease Following Terror Warning; Security Boosted

Some Israeli tourists in India, having heard the latest terror warnings of attacks on Jewish and Israeli targets in Mumbai, New Delhi and other popular areas...

August 28, 2014 8:37 pm
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Assad Said Planning Golan Counterstrike Against Rebels; IDF Bracing” (VIDEO)

Senior Israeli military officials are apprehensively watching their Golan Heights border with Syria, and estimate that Assad forces may seek to regain control of the Quneitra...

September 18, 2013 10:04 am
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Israeli PM’s Office Denies Claims Made by U.S. Ambassador Oren; Israel to Remain Neutral in Syria

The office of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu denied claims made by the country's ambassador to the U.S. Tuesday that Israel is backing rebels battling...

July 8, 2013 10:05 am
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Syria is a ‘Ten-Year Issue’ Warns Top U.S. General

The United States must take the long view if it is to become involved in Syria's civil war, a top U.S. Army general told CNN...

July 8, 2013 9:49 am
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Syrian Officials: Israel Was Not Involved in Arms Depot Explosion

Syrian officials Sunday said that Israel was not involved in a blast that destroyed an arms depot in Latakia over the weekend, instead pointing the...

February 1, 2013 1:56 am
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Congressional Report On Terrorism Finds Islamist Ideology is Motivator

The path from believing in radical Islamist political ideology to plotting attacks in the homeland can be triggered by a number of factors,...

Culture

Gefilte Fish Causes Some First-Time Tasters to Smile, Others to Gag

A new video shows people tasting gefilte fish for the first time, and...

Belieb It: Justin Bieber to Perform in Israel in 2017

JNS.org -- Canadian pop star Justin Bieber will perform in Israel as part of his upcoming 2017 international tour. The singer announced...

Features

Captain of Communication: IDF Vet Turned Entrepreneur Optimizes Email Usage

JNS.org -- As a former Israel Defense Forces elite special forces captain, Haim Senior...

Chabad Emissaries Coming to Small Jewish Community of South Dakota

JNS.org -- A state boasting just 400 Jews is about to receive its first full-time...

Israeli Pre-Military Academy ‘Breaks You and Builds You Anew’

JNS.org - “Put your hands behind your back and get on your knees,” 19-year-old Noam Ohayon told me. I complied. “Now fall forward...

World

Report: Donald Trump to Name Exxon CEO Rex Tillerson as Secretary of State

Donald Trump is expected to nominate ExxonMobil CEO Rex Tillerson as his secretary of state, two sources close to the transition process told NBC News on Saturday. The 64-year-old veteran oil...

Israel

Facing Evacuation, Amona Settlers Plan Resistance Campaign

Facing a court-ordered evacuation, residents of the Jewish settlement outpost of Amona in the West Bank are digging in for a fight to the finish. Vowing fierce but nonviolent resistance,...

Middle East

At Least 13 Said Dead, 38 Injured in Twin Blasts Outside Istanbul Soccer St...

At least 13 people are reported to have been killed in two explosions outside a football stadium in central Istanbul, according...

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