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Must Watch: Putin Blows The Whistle On Who Really Created ISIS And How It Continues To Grow

Source: Must Watch: Putin Blows The Whistle On Who Really Created ISIS And How It Continues To Grow

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Iraqi forces advance against IS on three fronts – Your Middle East

Iraqi security and allied paramilitary forces last week launched a broad offensive on Baiji, about 200 kilometres (120 miles) north of Baghdad.The city and nearb Source: Iraqi forces advance against IS on three fronts – Your Middle East

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If you can’t destroy Andrew Bolt. How can you expect to destroy IS? They are cut from the same cloth.

IS propaganda machine must be destroyed

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Who Created ISIS? (from @Truthdig)

Who Created ISIS? (from @Truthdig).

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Will Baghdad fall to ISIL? – Al Jazeera English

Will Baghdad fall to ISIL? – Al Jazeera English.

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ISIS Takes Credit For Texas Attack, Income Inequality, Climate Change, And The Continual Disruptions In Mrs. Pearson’s 6th Grade Homeroom Class

SOME NASTY ASS CAVE IN THE DESERT – (CT&P) – On Tuesday, ISIS took to its radio station, WKIL,  to boast that the bumbling idiots who attacked the Muhammad Art Exhibit and Cartoon Contest in Garland, Texas, on Sunday night … Continue reading

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‘We’ve arrived’: ISIS wing in Yemen releases first video, threatens Houthis — RT News

  ‘We’ve arrived’: ISIS wing in Yemen releases first video, threatens Houthis — RT News.

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Islamic State Surrounds 300 Sunni Families in Iraq, Closes In on Ramadi

This post originally ran on Juan Cole’s website. Al-Khaleej (The Gulf) reports that Daesh (ISIS, ISIL) has taken new territory in the western Al-Anbar Province of Iraq and may be on the verge of taking the provincial capital, Ramadi, a … Continue reading

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Retaking all of Iraq’s Anbar out of reach for now, say analysts – Your Middle East

Retaking all of Iraq’s Anbar out of reach for now, say analysts – Your Middle East.

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A zone of frenemies: untangling Middle East relations

The bitter rivalry between Saudi Arabia and Iran can be seen played out across the Middle East, from the rise of Islamic State to the assault against the Houthis in Yemen. Amin Saikal writes about what this means for the … Continue reading

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Satirists, Led by Muslims, Find Much to Mock in ISIS – NYTimes.com

Satirists, Led by Muslims, Find Much to Mock in ISIS – NYTimes.com.

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Iraqi Sunnis join feared Shiite militia to battle IS – Your Middle East

Iraqi Sunnis join feared Shiite militia to battle IS – Your Middle East.

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How modern militant Islam got that way: By Mohamad Bazzi March 12, 2015

The past year was a particularly cruel one for minorities in the Middle East. Since Islamic State militants seized parts of Iraq and Syria, they have relentlessly persecuted the region’s religious minorities. In doing so, the militants are trying to … Continue reading

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Noam Chomsky: To Deal with ISIS, U.S. Should Own Up to Chaos of Iraq War & Other Radicalizing Acts | Democracy Now!

Noam Chomsky: To Deal with ISIS, U.S. Should Own Up to Chaos of Iraq War & Other Radicalizing Acts | Democracy Now!.

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Iraqi army and militia begin assault on Isis strongholds north of Baghdad | World news | The Guardian

Iraqi army and militia begin assault on Isis strongholds north of Baghdad | World news | The Guardian.

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Iraq launches offensive to take back Tikrit from ISIL – Al Jazeera English

  Iraq launches offensive to take back Tikrit from ISIL – Al Jazeera English.

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How ‘Islamic’ Is the Islamic State? |

How ‘Islamic’ Is the Islamic State? | The Nation.

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Jihadis Deface and Destroy Iraqi Cultural Artifacts (Video): Invading armies loot and ransack: The US did it for profit when they could. The Taliban did it. The treasures unashamedly sold to the museums of the world.

http://bcove.me/maob26q1 Reports this week that Mosul’s central library has been ransacked by Isis and 100,000 books and manuscripts burned has cast an international spotlight on a new wave of destruction that has been raging through the northern Iraqi city since … Continue reading

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Al-Azhar: top Sunni Muslim body condemns IS

Al-Azhar, the prestigious seat of Islamic learning that is based in Cairo but respected by Sunni Muslims across the world, has steadfastly condemned gruesome executions claimed by the Islamic State group. The millennium-old institution has emerged as a leading theological … Continue reading

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ISIS setbacks put the Islamic State under pressure;

  If the Islamic world refers to these extremists as DAESH which  refers to them as non Islamic bigots. Why do we in the Western press give them the credibility and legitimacy that they crave Islamic State. Do Western governments … Continue reading

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In Struggle for National Identity, Iraqis Rally Around Many Flags – NYTimes.com

In Struggle for National Identity, Iraqis Rally Around Many Flags – NYTimes.com.  

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US general rebrands Isis ‘Daesh’ after requests from regional partners

A top Pentagon general has informally rebranded the jihadists of Isis with the name “Daesh” after allies in the middle east asked he not use the group’s other monikers for fear they legitimize its ambitions of an Islamic state. Lieutenant … Continue reading

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IS siege of Mount Sinjar broken, says Iraqi Kurd official – Your Middle East

  IS siege of Mount Sinjar broken, says Iraqi Kurd official – Your Middle East.

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Islamic State slaughters 100 foreign deserters in Syria, report says

 8 hours ago December 21, 2014 2:14AM Executions … the Islamic State group is reportedly going after foreign fighters who fail to report for duty in Syria. Picture: AP Source: AP THE Islamic State extremist group has executed 100 of … Continue reading

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Al-Qaeda’s game changer – English pravda.ru

Al-Qaeda’s game changer – English pravda.ru.

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