Ramadan in Progress: IS Expands Global Presence

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(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); The Islamic State (IS) promotes the month of Ramadan as a time of increased spiritual rewards for terror attacks, asserting that its followers should "yearn for martyrdom" during this time. The group ... [Read entire story]

Abu Sayyaf Group – Kidnapping Incorporated

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(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); In 2008, German nationals Jurgen Kantner and Sabine Merz were sailing not far from the Gulf of Aden when they were captured by Somali pirates.The two were released safely, only to be confronted once ... [Read entire story]

Special Report: Terror Rising in Bangladesh

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(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Today, Ansar al-Islam, the Bangladesh division of al-Qaeda in the Indian Subcontinent (AQIS), claimed responsibility for the killing of LGBT magazine editor Xulhaz Mannan and his associate in Dhaka. ... [Read entire story]