Terrorism Blog Posts

The Oklahoma City Bombing: the day that changed my perspective

When I was a kid, growing up in New Mexico, I lived a somewhat sheltered life. I grew up in a somewhat stable family with loving parents, and a sense of security that every child should feel. In the small town where we lived, kids could freely ride t...
by Parenthood and Passports on Apr 19, 2016

The Panama Papers - 2

The Panama Papers - 2I am wondering from last three days why there is no uproar in India and many parts of the world over Panama Paper Leaks i.e the 11 million documents of Panamanian law firm Mossack Fonseca which helps its clients in setting up off...
by The Other Side on Apr 6, 2016

Prayer for Peace

Prayer for PeaceParis, Lahore,Mumbai, Syria or Brussels these terrorists have not left any place on this planet which is out from their terror radar. The world is continuously under threat of violence. They can do everything to destroy humanity by hi...
by lamhat(moments) on Mar 30, 2016

What Terrorists Want - and How to Stop Them Getting It

Source In order to talk sensibly about terrorism we have to acknowledge its rationality. Set aside the armchair psychologising and Muslim blaming that goes on after every atrocity or ISIS video. That low grade psychobabble turns tragic events into...
by The Philosophers Beard on Mar 24, 2016

Traveling with kids when the world is scary

  “There has been another attack.”  Those words hurt my heart. They tear into my soul and send my mind racing. I hate those words and the stories that will inevitably follow. I feel helpless. Heartbroken. As if somehow I was dir...
by Parenthood and Passports on Mar 22, 2016

Traveling with kids when the world is scary

  “There has been another attack.”  Those words hurt my heart. They tear into my soul and send my mind racing. I hate those words and the stories that will inevitably follow. I feel helpless. Heartbroken. As if somehow I was dir...
by Parenthood and Passports on Mar 22, 2016

Suspect Salah Abdeslam charged with 'terrorist murder' for Paris attacks

In this framegrab taken from VTM, armed police officers escort the suspect to a police vehicle during a raid in the Molenbeek neighborhood of Brussels, Belgium. Photo / APSalah Abdeslam, the top suspect in last year's Paris attacks, was charged with...

13 Egypt policemen killed in Sinai attack claimed by IS

A mortar attack on a checkpoint in Egypt's restive Sinai Peninsula killed 13 policemen on Saturday, the interior ministry said in a statement.The Islamic State group claimed responsibility for the attack. Photo / SuppliedThe Islamic State group claim...

'We got him' - Paris attack suspect captured after shootout in Belgium

Top Paris attacks suspect Salah Abdeslam, Europe's most wanted man, was wounded and captured in a raid by armed police in Brussels today after four months on the run.Abdeslam, 26, who is believed to have played a key logistical role in the November 1...

Isis is carrying out genocide, says John Kerry

The United States has declared that the slaughter of Christians, Yazidis and Shiites by Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant amounts to genocide.It came as Vladimir Putin said Russia was capable of scaling up its military presence in Syria "within ho...

Paris attacks: Suspect captured after shootout in Belgium

This undated file photo provided by the Belgian Federal Police shows 26-year old Salah Abdeslam, who is wanted by police in connection with recent terror attacks in Paris. Photo / APAfter an intense four-month manhunt across Europe and beyond, police...

Women suicide bombers trigger deadly blast in Nigerian mosque

Nigerian soldiers man a checkpoint. Photo / APTwo women suicide bombers set off a deadly blast in a Nigerian mosque Wednesday, officials and witnesses said, killing at least 22 people in an attack similar to others carried out by the Islamist militan...

Noah Feldman: Russia's withdrawal is a win for Isis

Russian President Vladimir Putin. Photo / APNoah Feldman, a Bloomberg View columnist, is a professor of constitutional and international law at Harvard.• Russian President Vladimir Putin isn't trying to help Isis. He doesn't want to take the r...

RE: BULLION VAN CASH DELIVERY TO YOUR DOORSTEP..

Customs-Trade Partnership Against Terrorism (C-TPAT)Tampa International Airport DepartmentProfessional Standards Unit/Crime PreventionP.O. Box 22287 Tampa, Florida 33622____________________________URGENT ATTENTION / IMPORTANT NOTIFICATIONWe write to...
by Scam on Mar 11, 2016

Terror Data Debate About Government Requests for Data – Bill Gates

Terror Data Debate should start as per Bill GatesThe recent tussle between Apple and the FBI calls for a terror data debate – Bill GatesThere has to be set norms for terror data requests by the government, says Bill GatesPhoto credit: cliff1066™...
by Pebble In The Still Waters on Feb 23, 2016

When children turn into cold killers

British child murderer Jon Venables, who along with Robert Thompson, killed two-year-old Jamie Bulger in 1993. Photo / GettyUnder any circumstances it was a senseless crime. A brawl at a railway station in the early hours that led to the death of a m...

Widow of Australian Islamic State terrorist Khaled Sharrouf 'dies in Syria'

Karen Nettleton with her daughter Tara. Photo / SuppliedThe jihadi widow of Australian Islamic State terrorist Khaled Sharrouf has reportedly died in Syria.Tara Nettleton, a Muslim convert originally from Sydney, is believed to have passed away last...

Terrorist, Zealot

I was watching The Blacklist last week. A character said something about a criminal they had caught being a Zealot.A bell went off in my head.I, we, many of us, have been talking about religious fundamentalists, Muslim terrorists. But I've seen norma...
by Murdockinations on Feb 1, 2016

Impact of Terrorism On Pakistan

26/11 is not reaching to any conclusions. The impact of terrorism on Pakistan is evidentLashkar operations commander Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi is being protected by Islamabad high courtIs Pakistan government machinery a puppet in the hands of Lashkar?Some...
by Pebble In The Still Waters on Jan 28, 2016

French Justice Minister Christiane Taubira Resigns With Wrong Music

French Justice Minister Christiane Taubira resigned this morning Taubira says the new law will divide French in two parts How Justice Minister of a country can go soft against terrorism? French Justice Minister Christiane Taubira’s resignation was...
by Pebble In The Still Waters on Jan 27, 2016
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