This article gives the brand names of terrorists groups in the Mid-east as well as their religious affiliations. It describes differences between Sunni, Shia and Kurds and conflicts for the U.S.
According to the Global Terrorism Index religious extremism has become the main driver of terrorism throughout the Middle East the violence associated with these groups has left anarchy in its wake.
I guess that September 11, 2001, will be one of those days you will remember exactly where you were and what you were doing. Not unlike when the Challenger blew up, when President Kennedy was shot, or when Pearl Harbor was attacked. I think that...
Drones continue to be Obama’s weapon of choice, but the secrecy of the program is scary. Americans need to know the truth about this “assassination complex” that ails our military leaders.
Sydney is a vital , busy, city, but crimes of mass terror are just not on the radar. I should say “were not”. One disaffected muslim gunman changed all that in December 2014.
This article examines information available in open sources indicating that there may have been more intended hijackings on 9-11-2001 than have been publicly reported.
The Sydney Siege. Some became tacticians, others organised leaders and yet other brought out kindness. The Inquests go on, in the meantime, Louisa Hope inspires us to greatness of heart and spirit.
“Why are some Muslims nice people while there are those in Afghanistan in these terrorist groups?” there will always be the outliers at one extreme or the other probably with about 80% caught in the middle. So the answer to the question is that in Afghanistan, the Muslims that attract the...
What are the signs of a suicide bomber? Jack Reacher knows them all, yet he makes a terrible mistake trying to save someone who appears to be one. Would you know a terrorist when you see one? Books!
An IED is an Improvised Explosive Device. Well, we use factory made or commercial grade explosive devices all the time. IEDs often use the same military grade munitions that Coalition forces use, but they Jerry-rig them to detonate differently; perhaps by a command wire and trigger or a...