Osama Bin Laden Tape Threatens U.S. States Not to Vote for Bush

More on what was left out of virtually all reporting on the Osama video, from MEMRI. He is warning America to play the dhimmi and defeat Bush, or else: The tape of Osama bin Laden that was aired on Al-Jazeera(1) on Friday, October 29th included a specific threat to “each U.S. state,” designed to influence […]

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Story to break Wednesday?

I just checked ABC, CBS, CNN, MSNBC, and even Fox and Drudge “” none of them have a word about the story reported by the New York Post, that Al-Jazeera edited Osama’s video to take out the parts where he talks about how much Al-Qaeda has been hurt by anti-terror efforts. Will this story break […]

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Russia: Car bomb targeting Chechen security force injures 17 after earlier blast

The jihad against Russia continues. From AP, with thanks to Twostellas: ROSTOV-ON-DON, Russia (AP) – A car bomb exploded outside the main hospital in Chechny’s capital, Grozny, on Sunday, injuring 17 people in an attack apparently targeting members of a Chechen security force bringing in wounded from an earlier explosion, officials said. The first blast […]

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Iran: 13 year old schoolgirl facing death by stoning flogged 55 times

Zhila Izadyar is 13. She has been convicted of incest, and has a child with her brother. For this she faces death by stoning, and has already been lashed, as you can see. Her brother, meanwhile, is looking at 150 lashes and prison. There have been an unusually high volume of attacks on me and […]

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Sri Lanka: Sufi-led mosque demolished by Wahhabi mobs

More Ramadan attacks on Muslim heretics. From TamilNet, with thanks to Susan: Police Sunday declared unofficial curfew in Kattankudy, a large Muslim town 5 kilometres south of Batticaloa, after mobs demolished a mosque and several houses and buildings belonging to an Islamic sect. Special Task Force (STF) commandos were called in after Police failed to […]

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PA cartoons: Bin Laden deciding US elections

He did it in Spain, after all. And America could end up voting to repudiate the anti-jihad effort, just as Spain did. A bulletin from Palestinian Media Watch: The Palestinian Authority (PA) continues to revere Osama Bin Laden, and even suggests that he has the power to dictate America’s future. In response to Bin Laden’s […]

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Al Jazeera edited out Osama’s complaints about Al-Qaeda’s setbacks

“Osama bin Laden doesn’t seem nearly so cocky in the unedited version of a videotape aired on al-Jazeera, complaining that the manhunt against him has hampered al Qaeda.” From the New York Post, with thanks to Uncle Jeff: October 31, 2004 — Osama bin Laden doesn’t seem nearly so cocky in the unedited version of […]

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Osama Tape Leads U.S. to Raise Vigilance

In the run-up to the elections. From AP, : WASHINGTON Oct 30, 2004 “” Acting on the release of a new videotape from Osama bin Laden, the government has alerted state and local authorities to be extra vigilant ahead of Tuesday’s elections. The bulletin said the bin Laden tape and a second video from last […]

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Arafat is greeted with a VIP welcome in France

The ailing jihadist seems to be a hero in France. From the Times Online, : YASSIR ARAFAT was being treated for serious blood disease in a military hospital near Paris last night after a flight that began with emotional farewells to the Palestinian leader as he ended nearly three years of confinement in his West […]

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British Muslim says UK troops are fair target

He is identified here as one of Britain’s most prominent leaders. Watch now, however, as he is likely to be characterized in the coming days as a marginal figure to whom nobody really listens. From the Times Online, with thanks to Twostellas: ONE of Britain’s most prominent Islamic leaders has declared that British troops are […]

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Spain: Group of Muslim inmates attacks four prisoners for not keeping Ramadan

From the Spanish-language El Mundo, with thanks to Alex. My rough translation of part of the article: Four prisoners of Kosovar Albanian origin were wounded after suffering a violent attack at the hands of Islamist inmates in the Penitentiary Center of Mansilla de las Mulas in León, because of their refusal to observe Ramadan. The […]

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Arafat’s illness not life-threatening

The ailing mujahid is expected to recover. From Reuters, with thanks to Kemaste: CLAMART, France (Reuters) – Medical tests carried out on ailing Palestinian President Yasser Arafat have ruled out leukaemia or any other life-threatening condition, senior aides say. “The latest tests have found that President Arafat does not suffer from any life-threatening illness and […]

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Terror threat in Australian prisons

This is happening in American prisons also. From The Daily Telegraph, with thanks to Kevin: AS many as six of the State’s most dangerous prisoners have become supporters of terror mastermind Osama bin Laden after converting to radical Islam while in jail. Intelligence obtained by the Corrective Services Department reveals some of the inmates to […]

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U.S. warns of possible attack on Qatar hotels

From CNN, : WASHINGTON (CNN) — The United States warned Americans in the Gulf state of Qatar Friday to avoid major hotels in Doha over the next week due to the possibility of a terrorist attack. “The embassy advises Americans to continue to avoid major hotels in Doha during the upcoming week. The embassy is […]

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Pakistani kids imbibe lessons on jihad

A new story about something we have noted here many times: Pakistan’s schools are “universities of jihad,” and the Pakistani government is disinclined to do anything about it. From the Press Trust of India: NEW DELHI: It is not just in seminaries, jihad and shahadat (martyrdom) are keywords in the curriculum of primary schools in […]

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Jihad in Liberia

No indication in this piece as to why the “violence between Muslims and Christians” erupted. However, in nearby Nigeria, the international media routinely portrays jihad violence as “Muslim/Christian strife.” This reminds me of the Liberian cab driver who drove me across Washington last year. He was nursing hopes of returning home and running for President […]

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Bangladesh: emerging hub of terror

“Bangladesh is the next favoured destination of the Al Qaeda.” From The Daily Pioneer, with thanks to Fanabba: The global war on terrorism, it appears, is missing a critical battlefront: Bangladesh. While US-led forces are concentrating on Afghanistan, Iraq and Pakistan, forces of terror are regrouping in Bangladesh, a perfect haven for sundry groups operating […]

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