Jihadis using religious visa to enter US, experts warn

A U.S. visa program designed to temporarily admit religious workers from other countries may be letting jihadists into the country, security experts and religious leaders warn. (FOX)- The R visa program is for non-immigrant clerics and religious workers and allows successful applicants to stay in the U.S. for up to five years. They are then […]

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US charges Jordanian woman in 2001 Jerusalem bombing

A Jordanian woman has been charged in connection with a 2001 bombing of a Jerusalem pizza restaurant that killed 15 people and injured dozens of others. (FOX)- The case against Ahlam Aref Ahmad Al-Tamimi was filed under seal in 2013 but announced publicly by the Justice Department on Tuesday. The FBI has added Al-Tamimi, who […]

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Syria twin suicide blasts kill at least 30

A suicide bomber detonated his explosives’ vest inside the main judicial building in the Syrian capital on Wednesday, killing at least 30 people and wounding many others, state media said. (FOX)- The official news agency, SANA, said another suicide explosion struck a restaurant in Rabweh district of Damascus, leading to an unknown number of casualties. […]

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Car bomb blast kills 6 near hotel in Somalia’s capital

A suicide car bomber detonated near a hotel in Somalia’s capital Monday morning, killing at least six people and injuring four others, police said. (SeattleTimes)- The bomber detonated near the Weheliye hotel on the busy Maka Almukarramah road, Capt. Mohamed Hussein said. Ambulances rushed to the scene. The al-Qaida-linked Islamic extremist group al-Shabab claimed responsibility […]

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More Terror threats against Jewish Centers and others

Anti-Defamation League, Jewish centers get more threats (FOX)- The Anti-Defamation League and several Jewish community centers across the country got a new round of bomb threats Tuesday, adding to the scores they have been plagued with since January. New York Mayor Bill de Blasio was at a Jewish Community Center on Staten Island to denounce previous threats when he learned of the new […]

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Remains found of German Hostage who was beheaded by Abu Sayyaf

Philippine marines find remains of beheaded German hostage (FOX)- Philippine troops have found the remains of a German hostage who was beheaded by Abu Sayyaf militants in the country’s south, vowing Sunday to rescue more than 30 other captives and crush the ransom-seeking extremists. Marines dug up the head and body of Jurgen Gustav Kantner […]

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Taliban say senior commander dies in US Drone strike

 A Taliban official says a suspected U.S. drone strike the previous day killed a top commander of the militant Haqqani network — the man who in 2014 accompanied U.S. Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl when he was handed over to U.S. authorities. (FOX)- The Taliban official identified the man as Qari Abdullah, saying he died in […]

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Policeman turns gun on colleagues, kills 11 at Afghan Checkpoint

Afghan officials say at least 11 police officers have been shot and killed by a fellow policeman at a checkpoint in the southern Helmand province. (FOX)- Omer Zwak, spokesman for the provincial governor, says the policeman turned his rifle on his colleagues and killed them late Monday night in Lashkar Gah, the provincial capital. Zwak […]

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Pentagon seeks to expand fight against Al Qaeda extremists in Somalia

What’s that old adage about “fighting a war on two fronts”? ISIS, Al-Qaeda, Boko-Haram, Taliban, how many fronts are we willing, or even able for that matter, to fight on? It is disheartening to think that this fighting continues globally against evil ideals. We have lost how many brothers and sisters to this evil? How […]

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Sailor beheaded by ISIS affiliated terrorists in Phillipines

A German sailor who had survived two months as a hostage of Somali pirates nearly a decade ago was beheaded in the Philippines by Islamic terrorists, a short video released Monday showed, after a deadline to pay the man’s ransom passed. (FOX)- Jurgen Gustav Kantner’s beheading was the first murder of a hostage by the […]

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ISIS militants kill 11 in mosque ambush

At least 10 police officers and the wife of a police commander were killed in an ambush by Islamic States group militants in northern Zawzjan province, a provincial official said. (FOX)- Mohammad Reza Ghafori, spokesman for the Zawzjan provincial governor, said Saturday that the police officers were ambushed Friday as they were coming out of […]

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Missouri man accused of plotting ISIS attack in Kansas City

An Army veteran has been charged with plotting what he believed would be a terrorist attack in Kansas City, federal authorities said Tuesday.  (FOX)- Robert Lorenzo Hester Jr., 25, was arrested Friday and is charged with attempting to provide material support to a foreign terrorist organization. The criminal complaint was released after Hester made his initial […]

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