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  • Israel raises alarm over Islamist militants on its frontiers

    3 weeks ago

    Israel's frontier with Syria, where militants have kidnapped 45 U.N. peacekeepers, has become a magnet for Islamist activity and Israel itself is now a target, the defense minister and security analysts said on Tuesday.

    The Nusra Front, an al-Qaida-linked group fighting Syrian...

  • The killing machine called ISIS

    August 21, 2014 | 10:26 am

    This story originally appeared on themedialine.org.

    Long before ISIS – the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria – released the horrific video depicting the execution of journalist James Foley, the world had already become acutely aware that there was no limit to the group’s brutality...

  • December 23, 2012

    By Shmuel Rosner

    December 23, 2012 | 2:18 am

    In-depth

    How Jordan’s King Hangs On

    Joseph Braude of Tablet Magazine takes a look at Abdullah's strategy to deal with the Arab Spring when it arrived on his doorstep. 

    The king’s response to the protesters, meanwhile, was carefully calibrated. Whereas last year’s despots...

  • American hostage Warren Weinstein pleads for life in new video

    May 7, 2012 | 10:30 am

    Al-Qaida released a new videotape of kidnapped American hostage Warren Weinstein in which he begs President Obama to save his life.

    “My life is in your hands, Mr. President,” Weinstein, 70, a former Peace Corps and USAID official, said on the video posted Sunday on Islamist...

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