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Rockets Hit Military Base near Baghdad AirportBAS News - 2019-12-09 09:23
ERBIL — Four rockets landed inside a military base near Baghdad International Airport early morning on Monday, leaving several people wounded. According to Iraq’s Counter Terrorism, at least six people suffered injuries, two of whom are said to be in cri ...
If NATO Fights Terrorism, it Needs Israel | The Jewish Press - JewishPress.com | Jonathan S. Tobin | 11 Kislev 5780 – December 9, 2019 | JewishPress.comJewishpress - 2019-12-09 06:08
Daesh’s Illegal Oil Trade ExplainedThe Global Coalition - 2019-12-06 21:37
How did Daesh produce and sell oil to fund its terrorism? From coercing locals to trading crude oil, this video explains Article Daesh’s Illegal Oil Trade Explained Appeared first on The Global Coalition Against Daesh. ...
Dismantling Daesh’s illicit financial flows: Tightening the global financial system to stop terror fundingThe Global Coalition - 2019-12-06 21:37
Contrary to the myth, terrorism is not cheap. Funding is the lifeblood of malign actors and is often the determining factor that translates an intent to do harm into a deadly tangible action. The sources, accumulation and transfer of these funds mirror t ...
Spotlight on Global Jihad (November 28 – December 4, 2019) - The Meir Amit Intelligence and Terrorism Information CenterTerrorism Info - 2019-12-05 15:53
Macron says 'no consensus' with Turkey over definition of terrorismFrance24 - 2019-12-05 00:54
Turkish sociologist says Ankara is against Kurds, not terrorismKurdistan24 - 2019-12-05 00:54
Pittsburgh man arrested on terrorism charges after planning church attack | WZTVFox17 - 2019-12-04 21:51
Macron says 'no consensus' with Turkey on terrorism - Saudi GazetteSaudigazette - 2019-12-04 18:43
Behrouz Boochani. Our peaceful resistance is more powerful than your state terrorism | LifeGateLifegate - 2019-12-04 09:04
Editorial: learning the right lessons to combat terrorism | Comment | The Sunday TimesThetimes - 2019-12-03 06:09
Donald Trump Jr. Scolded for Blaming 'Political Correctness' for London Terrorism: 'Your Dad's Policies Released a Prison Full of ISIS Fighters'Newsweek - 2019-12-02 23:07
Iranian Drones: New Terrorism | Asharq AL-awsatAawsat - 2019-12-02 21:34
Critical Turkey economist detained by anti-terrorism police | AhvalAhvalnews - 2019-12-02 16:57
Turkish FM counters Macron's Syria criticism by accusing him of sponsoring terrorismFrance24 - 2019-12-01 03:14
Turkey’s Erdogan accuses France of ‘supporting terrorism’ — for backing the Kurds against ISIS – Raw StoryRawstory - 2019-11-29 12:21
Turkey accuses France of sponsoring terrorism - ARAB TIMES - KUWAIT NEWSArabtimesonline - 2019-11-29 10:38
Emmanuel Macron 'sponsor' of terrorism, Turkey claims - Washington TimesWashingtontimes - 2019-11-29 06:24
Macron is a sponsor of terrorism, says Turkish foreign minister - BBC NewsBBC - 2019-11-29 06:22
Turkey blasts France's Macron as 'sponsor of terrorism' - Syria - Haaretz.comHaaretz - 2019-11-29 06:12
Macron is a sponsor of terrorism, says Turkish foreign ministerBBC - 2019-11-29 02:02
Fresh tensions between France and Turkey come in the week before a Nato summit in London. ...
Turkey accuses France's Macron of 'sponsoring terrorism' in SyriaYahoo - 2019-11-28 20:44
Assad says Islamic State members in Syrian Kurdish jails to stand local trialE-Kurd - 2019-11-28 17:24
DAMASCUS, Syria,— Syrian President Bashar Assad said in remarks published Wednesday that members of the Islamic State group held in the country will stand trial in local courts specialized in terrorism cases. Assad made his comments in an interview with ...
'No intervention:' Mexican president reacts to Trump's cartel terrorism plan [Video]Yahoo - 2019-11-27 22:55
Assad: IS members in Syrian Kurds jails to stand local trialWashington Post - 2019-11-27 14:48
Syrian President Bashar Assad says members of the Islamic State group held in the country will stand trial in local courts specialized in cases of terrorism ...
U.S. must remain vigilant in fight against terrorism | Daily Stock DishDailystockdish - 2019-11-26 06:44
US to Prolong Assistance to KRG, PeshmergaBAS News - 2019-11-24 17:15
ERBIL - The US will prolong its assistance to the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) and the Peshmerga forces, reiterating support to cooperations between the Peshmerga fighters and Iraqi troops in the fight against terrorism. During a visit to Kurdista ...
Bolivia crisis: Morales accused of terrorism and seditionBBC - 2019-11-23 00:06
Bolivia's interim government says it will seek "the maximum penalty" for the exiled ex-president. ...
New York Times Whitewashes TerrorismAISH - 2019-11-22 08:28
How Daesh used culture to fund its terrorismThe Global Coalition - 2019-11-21 00:27
An important source of Daesh’s funding came from the looting and illicit sale of cultural artefacts in Syria and Iraq. It is estimated that the terrorists made nearly $100 million a year from these transactions. More recently, after repeated defeats, Dae ...
Turkish court arrests 2 Kurdish news outlet reporters on terrorism charges - Stockholm Center for FreedomStockholmcf - 2019-11-18 23:20
Man, 26, who was arrested at Heathrow Airport last week is charged with terrorism offences | Daily Mail OnlineDailymail - 2019-11-18 00:08
Spotlight on Global Jihad (November 7-13, 2019) - The Meir Amit Intelligence and Terrorism Information CenterTerrorism Info - 2019-11-14 16:58
The Fractured Terrorism Threat to America - LawfareLawfareblog - 2019-11-11 08:09
British court rules that UK citizen fighting with YPG against ISIS ‘not terrorism at all’Kurdistan24 - 2019-11-09 23:10
Trump confirms meeting with Erdogan on November 13TASS - 2019-11-07 09:32
The two leaders had a phone conversation to discuss Turkish border with Syria, eradication of terrorism, ending of hostilities with the Kurds, and many other topics ...
UK removes Al Qaeda-linked group from terrorism list - The NationalThenational - 2019-11-05 20:26
Egypt Calls for Holding Erdogan Accountable over Terrorism, Targeting of Kurds | Asharq AL-awsatAawsat - 2019-11-05 15:54
Hamza bin Laden killed in US counter-terrorism operation, White House says - Independent.ieIndependent - 2019-11-04 16:47
Spotlight on Iran (October 20 – November 3, 2019) - The Meir Amit Intelligence and Terrorism Information CenterTerrorism Info - 2019-11-03 14:35
State Dept warns of rise in ‘racially-motivated’ terrorism, expansion of ISIS ‘toxic ideology’ | WTOPWTOP - 2019-11-02 21:18
State Dept warns of rise in 'racially-motivated' terrorism, expansion of ISIS 'toxic ideology' - ABC NewsGO - 2019-11-02 07:14
No, President Trump, It’s Not ‘Importing the Terrorism.’ It’s the Right Thing to Do. - Carnegie Endowment for International PeaceCarnegieendowment - 2019-10-31 02:10
President Barzani: Al-Baghdadi’s Death is a Major Step in the War Against TerrorPresidency of Kurdistan - 2019-10-29 20:05
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, 27 October 2019 President Nechirvan Barzani says the death of the leader of ISIS terrorist organization, Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi’s is a great victory in the war against terror, however it does not mean ISIS terrorism is completely e ...
Operation to kill ISIS leader, under the name “Kayla Mueller”Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-10-29 13:22
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga The death of Abubakr Baghdadi, ISIS leader, was a major historical event regionally and globally, and influenced the future of the terrorist organization and terrorism in the region. The operation that took place at mi ...
Turkey is “a regional hub for terrorism,” Israeli envoy tells UNSC - Israel News - Jerusalem PostJpost - 2019-10-29 01:01
The Latest: UN chief says remember victims of terrorism - StarTribune.comStartribune - 2019-10-28 19:13
Terrorism Prosecution Updates: Spring to Late Summer, 2019 - LawfareLawfareblog - 2019-10-28 18:11
With the Islamic State’s al-Baghdadi Dead, Where does Jihadist Terrorism Go?Foreign Policy Research Institute - 2019-10-28 00:47
The complex heliborne raid occurring yesterday killed the leader of the Islamic State, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi. The long sought after […] ...
Killing Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi “Significant Step But Not End of Terrorism”: KRGBAS News - 2019-10-27 21:35
ERBIL — The Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) sees the elimination of Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the leader of the Islamic State, as a significant achievement, but notes that it cannot be seen as the the end of “terrorism and extremism”. Earlier the day, US ...
What Baghdadi’s death means for ISIS, explained by a former top US terrorism official - VoxVOX - 2019-10-27 21:20
War against Terrorism Must Continue, Barzani Says after Killing of IS LeaderBAS News - 2019-10-27 19:06
ERBIL — Kurdish prominent leader and the president of ruling Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP), Masoud Barzani, said the the war against terrorism must continue after the killing of Islamic State (IS) top leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi. Barzani, who previous ...
Iraqi Counter-terrorism Forces Deployed to End ProtestsBAS News - 2019-10-27 13:12
ERBIL - Iraqi PM Adil Abdul Mahdi has ordered the deployment of his country's elite Counter-terrorism Service forces to the streets in order to end the fresh protests in capital Baghdad. The deployment came after several governmental offices and building ...
Turkey has strength to eliminate terrorism without allies -senior officialYahoo - 2019-10-26 08:20
Don’t Call it Ethnic Cleansing: Erasing Turkey’s State Terrorism in Syria - CounterPunch.orgCounterpunch - 2019-10-25 07:35
Man found guilty of terrorism after training with left-wing Kurdish militia against Islamic State | Morning StarMorningstaronline - 2019-10-25 01:43
Report: Turkish Courts Cite Following Enes Kanter on Twitter as 'Terrorism'Breitbart - 2019-10-24 18:59
Trump Says Time for Kurds to Head to "Oil Region"BAS News - 2019-10-24 18:52
ERBIL - US President Donald Trump has thanked the Syrian Kurdish forces for their assistance to the coalition forces in combating terrorism in the Middle Eastern country, adding that the time has come for the Kurds to head to the "Oil Region." Trump wrot ...
Spotlight on Global Jihad (October 7-23, 2019) - The Meir Amit Intelligence and Terrorism Information CenterTerrorism Info - 2019-10-24 17:41
'Americans deserted us': Kurdish despair laid bare as Syria cease-fire nears endNBC News - 2019-10-22 18:18
“We fought for the whole world, we fought terrorism and ISIS. We fought ISIS but at the end Americans deserted us,” said an elderly Kurdish refugee. ...
Cambodia deports Turkish national accused of "acts of terrorism" - Khmer TimesKhmertimeskh - 2019-10-22 17:48
Joint declaration by five Parliaments against Turkish incursionANF - 2019-10-22 16:33
“The turmoil caused by the Turkish offensive may contribute to a resurgence of Islamic terrorism and undermines years of effort and investment to bring stability and peace in this part of the world.” ...
Turkey replaces four more pro-Kurdish mayors as crackdown widensJerusalem Post - 2019-10-22 14:02
It has now replaced a total of 12 mayors from the Peoples' Democratic Party on alleged links to terrorism since municipal elections in March. ...
Turkish minister says not to tolerate terrorism after suspension of 3 mayors - Xinhua | English.news.cnXinhuanet - 2019-10-21 12:37
Utrecht shooting suspect had no link to victims; Terrorism still suspected | NL TimesNltimes - 2019-10-21 08:18
New terrorism law raises concernsNewsroom - 2019-10-20 22:59
Indian Mujahideen, IS and Hizbul Tahrir: Breeding ground for terrorism in South Asia - Modern DiplomacyModerndiplomacy - 2019-10-20 15:28
Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s Complicity With Jihadist TerrorismE-Kurd - 2019-10-19 14:42
Hüseyin Baybaşin | Ekurd.net Erdogan ’s fundamentalist Islamic terrorist links are nothing new. He was formerly in Afghanistan amongst al-Qaeda and with Gulbuddin Hekmatyar : Pictures available these days on social media show him on his knees before h ...
Terrorism expert: Trump's retreat from Syria 'created a perfect situation for ISIS'Shareblue - 2019-10-19 09:52
Turkish Politician Claims Invasion is to Fight Terrorism, But ISIS Prisoners Are EscapingPolygraph - 2019-10-17 20:23
Police Says Death of Journalist Couple “Suicide”BAS News - 2019-10-17 12:53
Investigations found no evidence to imply assassination or terrorism, police says ERBIL — Sulaymaniyah police chief held a press news conference on Thursday to reveal to the media the outcome of the police investigation into a controversial incident afte ...
Far right and very wrong - Why white nationalist terrorism is a global threat | International | The EconomistEconomist - 2019-10-17 06:46
US homeland security chief: Racism is fueling some terrorism | KDBCCbs4local - 2019-10-16 01:23
Turkey detains mayors of Kurdish party opposing Syria pushAl Jazeera - 2019-10-15 21:38
Mayors of four Kurdish-majority areas near Turkey border with Syria and Iraq held over 'terrorism' links, says Anadolu. ...
Turkey’s state-sponsored Islamic terrorism | Morning StarMorningstaronline - 2019-10-15 15:47
Trump and Erdogan 'Just Got Played' by Putin Says Terrorism Expert, As Kurds in Syria Strike Deal With Russia and Bashar al-AssadNewsweek - 2019-10-14 19:15
Michael S. Smith II said that by allowing the Turkish invasion into northeastern Syria, Trump and Erdogan have played into Putin's hands. ...
In the Middle East, there are big-power rivalries, terrorism – but also hope - The NationalThenational - 2019-10-12 23:34
Column: Here’s a secret: We may be winning the war on terrorism - Los Angeles TimesLatimes - 2019-10-12 13:54
Stefanik answers public’s questions on Trump, Syria, terrorismWwnytv - 2019-10-12 02:33
Turkey opposes terrorism, not Kurdish people (letter to the editor) - silive.comSilive - 2019-10-11 23:41
Mothers for Peace: No to Turkey's invasion of northern SyriaANF - 2019-10-10 16:42
It is not terrorism that worries Erdogan, but that the success of the democratic nation spreads the longing for freedom to the Kurdish-Turkish people, said Mothers for Peace Europe. ...
US counter-terrorism analyst arrested for leaking classified reportsBBC - 2019-10-10 02:38
The defence agency analyst was reportedly in a romantic relationship with one of the journalists. ...
Macron promises ‘unrelenting fight’ against terrorism – POLITICOPolitico - 2019-10-09 07:28
German lorry attack in Limburg seen as 'act of terrorism'BBC - 2019-10-09 01:40
A man is held after hijacking a lorry that ploughed into vehicles in Limburg, injuring eight people. ...
Kirkuk: Seven IS Militants KilledBAS News - 2019-10-08 20:43
ERBIL - At least seven members of the Islamic State (IS) were killed on Tuesday in the disputed Kurdish province of Kirkuk. The jihadists were targeted during a joint operation by the Iraqi Counter-Terrorism forces and US-led international coalition in K ...
Syrian crisis is ‘clearest example’ of foreign investment in terrorism, Deputy Prime Minister says at UN | UN NewsUN - 2019-10-07 03:46
Iraqi PM: Removal of counter-terrorism commander 'irreversible'Kurdistan24 - 2019-10-06 19:13
Putin: Elimination of terrorism in Idlib immediate task – Middle East MonitorMiddleeastmonitor - 2019-10-05 14:37
Iran parliament passes measures against funding terrorism – Middle East MonitorMiddleeastmonitor - 2019-10-05 11:26
US Must Remain Vigilant in Fight Against TerrorismDailysignal - 2019-10-04 09:28
Turkisk oppositionspolitiker dömd till fängelse för ”terrorism” - DN.SEDN - 2019-10-04 07:50
Turkish court orders rearrest of jailed top Kurdish politician Selahattin DemirtasE-Kurd - 2019-10-03 06:22
ISTANBUL,— The release from a Turkish jail of Selahattin Demirtas, a leading Kurdish politician and former leader of Turkey’s pro-Kurdish Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP), is set to be blocked after a court on Friday ordered his arrest on new terrorism-re ...