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Anonymous EU Officials Will Blacklist Some Israelis

Star of David

As Islamo-Fascists rage throughout the Middle East, unnamed EU officials plan to blacklist Israelis, starting with people they label “criminals.” It’s much too reminiscent of pre-World War II Germany when Jews were made to wear the Star of David as identification. Anonymous officials in the EU want Israel to pull back their borders to indefensible positions and…

ISIS Is Winning the Fight for the Very Soul of Mankind

Peshmerga women fighers

“The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.” ~ Edmund Burke The Peshmerga are fighting bravely and relentlessly, outmanned and outgunned, with negligible support from the US-led coalition, which isn’t much of a coalition. Ironically, a woman, Mayssa Abdo, is commanding the Peshmerga in Kobane along with Mahmud Barkhodan, against an…

We Can’t Send Hamas Enough Money

Hamas

Secretary of State John Kerry pledged another $212 million to Palestinians – Hamas. This is in an effort to rebuild the Gaza Strip which will help them get to a place where they can attack Israel yet again. U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry says people in Gaza “need our help desperately — not tomorrow,…

ISIS Closes In On Baghdad

Shiite tribal fighters chanting against ISIS in Baghdad

Shiite tribal fighters chant against ISIS in Baghdad. The Pentagon believes Baghdad is at risk of falling to ISIS and they expect Kobani to fall. “We know that [the Islamic State] is going to continue to grab ground, and there are going to continue to be villages and towns and cities that they take,” said…

Iraqi Forces Can’t Keep ISIS Out of Baghdad

gates of Baghdad

Update: 10/01/14: The Pentagon said today that the city of Baghdad is not in danger of falling…yet. In five raids, Britain has yet to drop one missile. The Sunni coalition won’t bomb in Syria. The ever-growing coalition includes few who are willing to engage in more than lip service. Such is the state of the…

ISIS Rampages On: 45,000 Syrian Kurds Flee to Turkey in 24 Hours

Kobane

In the last two days, ISIS has seized control of 60 Kurdish villages near the Turkish border sending 45,000 Syrian Kurds into Turkey. Turkey has opened their borders according to the deputy prime minister Numan Kurtulumus. ISIS is approaching Kobane in Aleppo. It’s Syria’s third-largest Kurdish town. It gives ISIS control of a long stretch…