Egypt: Islamists hit Christian churches

Associated Press via Yahoo! News 8/17/2013

CAIRO (AP) — After torching a Franciscan school, Islamists paraded three nuns on the streets like “prisoners of war” before a Muslim woman offered them refuge. Two other women working at the school were sexually harassed and abused as they fought their way through a mob.

In the four […]

Phares: Obama Administration Failing to Contain Iran

Paul Scicchitano and Kathleen Walter Newsmax 29 Dec 2011

Respected Middle East expert Walid Phares tells Newsmax.TV that Iran is playing a “very dangerous game” by threatening to close the vital Strait of Hormuz oil route – a move that the Obama administration is unprepared to stop.

“The Iranian regime does saber rattling, thinking this […]

Of Philanthropists and Monsters: Rockin’ the Casbah

Trevor Loudon New Zeal 1/31/2011

Further to my article on the situation in Egypt this morning, and my 2007 article on the annual Cairo Conference and its ties with the Socialist Workers Party which I just re-posted, I am cross-posting an article below by Terresa Monroe-Hamilton. In it she zeros in on… you guessed it, […]

Police arrest 12 people ‘plotting terror attack’ in Britain

Anti-terror squad arrest 12 men ‘plotting to cause Christmas shopping carnage’

Daily Mail [UK] 20th December 2010

Police chief: ‘Arrests absolutely necessary’ Plot believed to involve ‘multiple’ locations

Twelve men were arrested early this morning in a major national counter-terrorism operation, police said today.

The men – five from Cardiff, four from Stoke-on-Trent and three […]