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Tehran and the Taliban – Iran Expands its Influence

By |January 16th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Given Iran’s ties to the Taliban and the new regional arrangements, Iran will be able to further expand its political, economic, and sectarian influence in that country. Iran has had covert contacts with the Taliban, the most dangerous terror group in Afghanistan, for many years. But recently, Ali Shamkhani, the secretary of Iran’s Supreme National Security [...]

Almost 1,000 People Injured, Killed in Terrorist Attacks by Refugees

By |June 20th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Nearly 1,000 people were injured or killed in terrorist attacks involving refugees over a four-year span, with Germany facing the highest number of terror plots, according to a new Heritage Foundation report published Monday. Data collected from the 194 terrorist plots detected across Europe between January 2014 and December 2017 point to a more than one-in-three chance that [...]

U.S. Marines: More Than 70 Taliban Terrorists in Afghanistan Eliminated

By |May 31st, 2018|Tags: , , , , , , , |

The U.S. Marines reported the elimination of dozens of Taliban leaders whom they tracked to a large meeting in Afghanistan’s Helmand Province, the Pentagon said. U.S. Forces in Afghanistan reported that more than 50 Taliban senior leaders, including the deputy Taliban shadow governor of Helmand, was killed in a targeted strike using rocket artillery. Terrorist leaders from six [...]

1 In 12 Christians Worldwide Persecuted, Report Shows

By |January 15th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

About 215 million Christians are being persecuted due to their faith, according to a report released by the Open Doors organization. This represents 1 in 12 Christians worldwide. The most dangerous place to be a practicing Christian is in North Korea. There is also a high level of persecution against Christians in the Palestinian Territories, the [...]

6 Rockets Land Near Kabul Airport Hours After Pentagon Chief Arrives

By |September 27th, 2017|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

KABUL:  Hours after US Defense Secretary James Mattis landed in Afghanistan's capital city of Kabul, six rockets hit the northern part of Kabul International Airport. The Taliban and ISIS have claimed responsibility for the attack. No casualties or damages have been reported. The head of the airport said the missiles were fired from Deh Sabz district of Kabul, according [...]

Osama bin Laden’s Son Poised to Become Al Qaeda Leader

By |May 15th, 2017|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Personal letters seized in the raid that killed Osama bin Laden show that his son, Hamza, is set on continuing his father's legacy. Osama bin Laden’s son reportedly seeks to avenge his father’s death and is poised to become the new leader of Al Qaeda. Personal letters seized in the raid that killed Osama bin Laden [...]

U.S. Drops Its Largest Non-Nuclear Bomb In Afghanistan

By |April 13th, 2017|Tags: , , , , , , , |

This is the first time a Massive Ordnance Airbust Bomb (MOAB) has been used in combat. The MOAB, also known as the “Mother of All Bombs,” was dropped out of a C-130 aircraft in Afghanistan. The Pentagon said Thursday that U.S. forces in Afghanistan dropped the military’s largest non-nuclear bomb on an Islamic State target in [...]

Top U.S. Commander: Iran’s Heightened Threat Since Nuclear Deal May Require Military Action

By |April 2nd, 2017|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The U.S. needs to consider military action to disrupt Iran's malign activities in the Middle East, North Africa, and South Asia, which have intensified since the Islamic Republic signed a nuclear deal with world powers in 2015, a top American commander warned American lawmakers. Former President Barack Obama and other supporters of the nuclear deal argued that [...]

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