Daesh Calls COVID-19 ‘Soldier of Allah’, Threatens to Attack Chicago, London – Reports

“Daesh, and the extremist ideas it represents, has absolutely not been defeated – indeed the threat from terrorism has proliferated – as was sadly demonstrated once again in last Friday’s attack at London Bridge”, the general declared during the annual State of Defence speech in December. He spoke a week after at least two people […]

Sweden Warns of ‘Right-Wing Extremism’ on Anniversary of Stockholm Truck Attack

“It’s hard to differentiate between the two. Because we see a tremendous amount of activity linked to the violent right-wing extremist environment. With a propaganda similar to the what [Daesh*] had going”, Säpo chief of counterterrorism Fredrik Hällström told TV4. According to him, their method is to create a problem and stir polarisation in society. […]

Matthew Donovan: Against coronavirus, this American trait will be key to victory

The Honorable Matt Donovan is the under secretary of defense for personnel and readiness. He serves as the principal staff assistant and adviser to the secretary of defense for force readiness; force management; health affairs; National Guard and Reserve component affairs; education and training; and military and civilian personnel requirements and management, including equal opportunity, morale, […]

PKK Denies Reports About Launch of Turkish Operation in Iraqi Sinjar

On Saturday, the General Staff of the Turkish Armed Forces announced that Ankara had established full control over Afrin. Erdogan, however, has said on multiple occasions that the Turkish operation in northern Syria will not end with the seizure of Afrin and will focus on the regions of Manbij and Idlib moving forward up to the Iraqi border.

Erdogan: Turkey Will Do ‘What’s Necessary’ if Baghdad Gov’t Op in Sinjar Fails

On March 21, Turkey’s Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said the United States and Turkey had reached an “understanding” on stabilizing the town of Manbij, where US-led coalition troops are stationed. Commenting on this statement, Operation Inherent Resolve spokesman Col. Ryan Dillon told Sputnik that the US-led coalition fighting the IS in Iraq and Syria was unaware of it.

PlayStation Plus April 2020: all the free PS4 games you can get this month

While 2D Rayman has been racking up the accolades these past few years, the amelic hero got his first big break in the land of 3D graphics. Rayman 3 HD is a remastering of the PlayStation 2 adventure that pits the eponymous hero against André, an evil black lum, whose aim is to take over […]

Africa: Armed conflicts and state repression fuel cocktail of human rights violations

There was a glimmer of hope for some of the families of victims of US airstrikes in Somalia when the US military Africa Command (AFRICOM) for the first time in April 2019 admitted killing two civilians in an airstrike in 2018, however, neither US diplomatic staff nor AFRICOM had reached out to the family to […]

Kushner Considers Creating National COVID-19 Surveillance System – Report

“It allows you to be much more targeted and precise in how you engage. They need data to make the policy decisions, and so that’s what we and others now have been asked to do”, one of the sources said. The COVID-19 surveillance system also aims to help the government to determine which areas in […]

MPs will hold emergency debate over ‘jihadi textbooks’ handed out at schools in Palestine funded by £120m of UK taxpayers’ cash

The text states: ‘The heroism of the of the people Palestine Ever Since Palestine is under Jewish-Zionist occupation, its people are facing situations of heroism and sacrifice. The heroism of the children of Palestine was also evident in the first and second intifada – they opposed the Zionist enemies with force and courage’. Textbook research and […]

Aurora man gets 12 years to life in prison for raping two Overland High School students

Later that afternoon, the defendant drove up to another juvenile girl walking in the Overland High School parking lot and asked for her phone number. When she tried to walk away, he demanded she get in his car. He drove her to another parking lot near the school and raped her, the release said.