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On Drones, Britain Must Heed The Warnings Of A US Federal Judge

Omran Belhadi | Posted 10.07.2017 | UK
Omran Belhadi

British judges and lawmakers should now feel emboldened to take the UK Government to task over its complicity in the drone programme. Accountability and transparency are needed now more than ever.

Anti-Terror Ramadan Ad Goes Viral But It Has Gravely Offended Some Muslims

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 30.05.2017 | UK

A music video which shows a would-be suicide bomber confronted and apparently deterred by the faithful has made waves in the Middle East. Featuring Em...

After The Mother Of All Bombs, The New Malalas Using Education To Pioneer Peace

Natasha Phillips | Posted 19.04.2017 | UK
Natasha Phillips

The Middle East produces strong women. Against a backdrop, often, of oppression, war and terror, they have learned to survive in some of the world's d...

Trump's Botched Yemen Raid Was Even More Disastrous Than First Thought

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 16.02.2017 | UK

The botched Yemen special forces raid against al-Qaeda, authorised by Donald Trump, in which a Navy Seal, nine women and 10 children died, also killed...

Donald Trump Ordered Raid That Killed 8-Year-Old Girl 'Without Sufficient Intelligence Or Backup'

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 02.02.2017 | UK

LATEST: Trump was ‘in residence’ at the White House not in Situation Room during raid. More below... The first covert counter-terrorism operation ...

Democracy In Somalia: Overcoming Insurgency To Provide A Lasting Peace

Matthew Walker | Posted 12.12.2016 | UK
Matthew Walker

While the world has been fixated on the American presidential race, Somalia, once the epitome of a failed state, is holding its first elections since ...

Can Terrorists Really Attack Any Time, Any Place?

Paul Baines | Posted 17.10.2016 | UK
Paul Baines

Lone wolf terrorist attacks in Europe are becoming the norm or so Islamist terror groups would like us to think. It's a reflection of how terrorism is...

Newly Released 9/11 Notes Give Extraordinary Insight Into Bush's Reaction

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 12.09.2016 | UK

Newly released documents have given an extraordinary insight into George Bush’s actions in the aftermath of the 9/11 terrorist attacks. The notes ar...

Babar Ahmad Says He Was 'Naive' To Support The Taliban

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 13.03.2016 | UK

A British man who was jailed in the US for supporting terrorism through the internet has said that he was “naive” to support the Taliban. Speak...

'Curious' Case Of The London Minicab Driver Deemed ‘Very Highly Probably' An Al Qaeda Courier

Bureau of Investigative Journalism | Victoria Parsons | Posted 22.01.2016 | UK

A London minicab driver who arrived in Britain from Afghanistan as an unaccompanied minor 12 years ago is now highly likely to be an Islamist extremis...

Britons Told To Stay Away From Area Of Burkina Faso Terrorist Attack

The Huffington Post UK | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 16.01.2016 | UK

Britons have been warned not to travel to an area of Burkina Faso following a terrorist attack on a hotel and cafe on Friday, which left 27 people dea...

Four Al-Qaeda Militants And 23 People Dead After Hotel Terrorist Attack

The Huffington Post UK | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 16.01.2016 | UK

Four Al-Qaeda militants have been killed after Burkina Faso and French forces stormed a luxury hotel on Saturday, freeing more than 126 hostages. I...

Al-Qaida Militants Attack Hotel In Burkina Faso

AP/The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 15.01.2016 | UK

Al-Qaida militants struck an upscale hotel and nearby cafe in Burkina Faso's capital late on Friday that are popular with Westerners, taking an unknow...

ISIS vs Al-Qa'eda: Which Is the Real Threat in Syria?

Mike Yeomans | Posted 09.01.2017 | UK
Mike Yeomans

Since declaring a caliphate in summer 2014, ISIS has experienced a seemingly meteoric rise in public attention, stealing daily headlines across the globe. They have taken focus and attention away from Al-Qa'eda, whose name has widely disappeared from the public sphere. This is a mistake. Less noticed and considered less dangerous by some, Al-Qa'eda actually represents a far greater threat...

Targeting ISIS: A Security and Humanitarian Imperative

Barak Seener | Posted 03.12.2016 | UK Politics
Barak Seener

Fears of potential reprisals against Western targets if the US or Britain intervened in the Syrian crisis ignored the risk of terrorism due to the failure to intervene. Any environment hosting a vacuum of governance coupled with a totalitarian ideology that reinforces extreme poverty, serves to be a springboard for international terrorism...

To Beat Radicalization, Cameron Must Rebuild Syria, Not Bomb it

Luke McManus | Posted 02.12.2016 | UK Politics
Luke McManus

Cameron's new campaign contains no concrete plans for curtailing the above, no plans for injecting life into the economies of these communities once IS has been eradicated and no plans for bringing an end to a civil war which has displaced 9.5 million people. Thus, as seen in Ma'an, a cycle of fight or flight will continue in the absence of any genuine offering of enduring stability for the Syrian people.

Resurrecting the Caliphate

Jasdev Singh Rai | Posted 01.12.2016 | UK Politics
Jasdev Singh Rai

Whether Britain enters the war against ISIL or not, it is naïve to think the ISIS Caliphate won't try a 'terrorist' attempt in UK. Not because they d...

The Threat From Isis Isn't The Deadliest We've Ever Seen. Yet.

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 29.11.2015 | UK

"We have never known anything like Isis." “What we’re facing in Iraq now with Isis is a greater and deeper threat to our security than we have ...

TV Presenter Confuses Star Wars Symbol With Al Qaeda Logo

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 19.11.2015 | UK

A TV presenter has been left red-faced after mixing up two logos during a report on terrorism and France's missile strikes on Raqqa. Jota Abril fr...

News Channel Accidentally Confuses Al-Qaeda With The Rebel Alliance From 'Star Wars'

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 18.11.2015 | UK Comedy

Take a look at this clip from a news show on the Spanish government's state owned channel Television Española. Notice anything out of place? Ea...

Russia-Iran Style Cooperation in Syria Could Prove Possible in Afghanistan, But With Greater Success

Jamila Mammadova | Posted 17.11.2016 | UK Politics
Jamila Mammadova

Twenty-five years ago the Soviet Army returned home after nine years of fighting in Afghanistan. After the soviet withdrawal, the country plunged into...

Would Prophet Mohammed join ISIS?

Hiba Khan | Posted 26.10.2016 | UK
Hiba Khan

If he was here today, I can say with certainty, Mohammed would condemn IS and their brethren. But he is not. And so I, along with millions of other Muslims, stand firmly against the Islamist narrative.

Actor Admits Lying About Escaping From Twin Towers On 9/11

The Huffiington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 17.09.2015 | UK Entertainment

US actor and comedian, Steve Rannazzisi, has confessed he lied about escaping from the Twin Towers during the terrorist attacks of 9/11. The star o...

ISIS, The Not So Lone Wolf

Joshua Virasami | Posted 21.07.2016 | UK
Joshua Virasami

Citizens of Kobane in the refugee camps, Suruç "I am saying this to the whole world: We will never allow the establishment of a state on our souther...

The Common Struggle With the Kurds Against Isis

Gary Kent | Posted 12.07.2016 | UK Politics
Gary Kent

The tenth anniversary of the 7/7 Al Qaeda bombings, in which 52 people were slaughtered in London, coincided last week with the Kurdistan Regional Gov...