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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

In Beit Shemesh, American-Israeli Baseball Fans Will Get Their Field of Dreams

JNS.org - On an unseasonably warm Friday in early January, the tune of “Take...

10 Things to Know About Israel’s Tourism Sector

JNS.org - Some 2.9 million people visited Israel last year, a 3.6 percent increase from 2015. Earlier this week, Israel’s Ministry of Tourism...

World Nations Glean Emergency-Response Expertise From Israel’s Magen David Adom

JNS.org - Amid the rise in global terror attacks, countries around the world are...

Features

What Will Trump’s Presidency Mean for US Ties With Israel’s Peaceful Arab Neighbors?

JNS.org - The upcoming Donald Trump presidency likely means a sharp break...

Israel’s German-Made Submarines Engulfed by Controversy, Shrouded in Secrecy

JNS.org - Silently cruising in the depths of the seas, the Israeli Navy’s growing...

IDF Welcomes Soldier With Cerebral Palsy

JNS.org -- The Israel Defense Forces (IDF) has welcomed its newest member, a soldier with cerebral palsy, as part of the military’s...

World

European Leaders Take Tough Line on Trump’s Disparaging EU, NATO Comm...

European leaders on Monday took a tough line on President-elect Donald Trump’s comments that the European Union is bound for...

Israel

Israeli Minister: Palestinians Can’t Prevent Trump From Moving Embass...

An Israeli minister said Monday the Palestinians had no way to block incoming US President Donald Trump from moving his...

Middle East

Ahead of Trump Inauguration, Iran Says Nuclear Deal Will Not Be ‘Rene...

Iran's deputy foreign minister says the nuclear deal between the Islamic Republic and world powers "will not be renegotiated" ahead...

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