Las Vegas shooting: Stephen Paddock's girlfriend, Marilou Danley, returns to U.S., reports say - USA Today
ISIS Claims Las Vegas Shooting, Says Stephen Paddock Converted to Islam - Newsweek
Vegas killer may have been 'radicalized' sheriff says - WND
ISIS is still claiming the Las Vegas shooting, and made a more specific claim about the gunman - Business Insider
FBI says Las Vegas shooting has no connection to international terrorist groups after ISIS claims responsibility without evidence - Business Insider
Las Vegas gunman is not a terrorist - Al Arabiya
UPDATE 10/7/17 -
5 days after Vegas slaughter, only ISIS offers a narrative - Police say no evidence of terrorism but can't provide alternative explanation. - WND
Police, FBI Seek Public's Help in Finding Motive Behind Las Vegas Massacre - NewsMax
Las Vegas shooting: At least 59 dead at Mandalay Bay Hotel
Oct. 2, 2017 -
At least 59 people have been killed and hundreds injured in a mass shooting at a Las Vegas concert.
A gunman, named as 64-year-old Nevada resident Stephen Paddock, opened fire from the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Bay Hotel.
Full Coverage - Google
Live Updates - CBS
Las Vegas shooting: At least 50 dead, more than 200 injured in massacre - Fox
More than 50 dead and 200 injured in shooting on Las Vegas Strip; police say lone suspect is dead - LA Times
On ‘Thoughts and Prayers’ After Another Mass Shooting - Andy Crouch - Christianiy Today
As Nation Mourns Vegas Tragedy, Shooter's Motive Remains a Mystery - NewsMax
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Thousands Are Expected to Gather at Ground Zero as the U.S. Commemorates the 9/11 Anniversary
Sept. 11, 2017 -
Thousands of 9/11 victims' relatives, survivors, rescuers and others are expected to gather Monday at the World
Trade Center to remember the deadliest terror attack on American soil.
Flashback: Prophecy Central coverage of the event in 2001
Islamic terrorists tried to hit U.S. 97 times since 9/11
Trusting God in Hard Times: A 9/11 Reflection - Christian Post
Barcelona's Chief Rabbi Urges Jews to Move to Israel: 'Europe Is Lost'
Aug. 20, 2017 - According to Barcelona's chief rabbi, Meir Bar-Hen, the terrorist attack there shows that
Spain has been a "hub of Islamist terror for all of Europe" for years.
"This place is lost," he said. "Don't repeat the mistake of Algerian Jews, of Venezuelan Jews.
"Better [get out] early than late... Europe is lost."
The rabbi urges them to buy property in Israel.
ISIS claims Cambrils attack, boasts of wounding '120 Crusaders and Jews' - YNet News
How ISIS is appropriating the Crusades: A Medieval historian's take - Newsweek
Kissinger: End of Islamic State Could Lead To ‘Iranian Radical Empire’
Aug. 6, 2017 -
Kissinger cautioned that ... driving out the Sunni terror group would leave a “territorial belt reaching from Tehran to Beirut”
that Iranian-trained Shia forces could occupy.
Why Israel Is Concerned About American-Russian Understandings on Syria - Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs
US Senate panel approves bill to suspend aid to Palestinians
Aug. 6, 2017 - A US Senate committee introduced the 'Taylor Force Act'—a bill, which, if approved, will
suspend US financial assistance to the Palestinian Authority as long as they provide incentives for terrorism.
The Palestinian Authority has "enshrined in law" a system that creates a monetary incentive for acts of terrorism by paying
monthly stipends of as much as $3,500 to Palestinians who commit acts of violence and to their families.
Source: YNet News
Iraqi Government Declares Mosul Liberated From Islamic State
July 9,2017 -
Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi arrived in Mosul to declare it liberated from Islamic State, three years after the
city’s abrupt fall to the jihadists alerted the world to the group’s growing strength, territorial ambitions and barbarity.
ISIS defeated, but not destroyed, as terror group still holds strategic swaths of Iraq - Fox
Fight against ISIS 'far from over' despite terrorist group's loss of Mosul - USA Today
Battle for Mosul: Destruction of al-Nuri mosque 'shows IS defeated'
Jun. 22, 2017 - The Great Mosque of al-Nuri was blown up--apparently by ISIS troops. The jihadists blamed the U.S.
for the destruction, but Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said ISIS did it themselves, and the act was "an official declaration of defeat,"
The mosque, which was more than 800 years old, was where in July 2014 IS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi demanded
allegiance in his first and only public appearance following the declaration days earlier of a "caliphate".
Van hits worshippers outside mosque in London's Finsbury Park
Jun. 18, 2017 - Several pedestrians were injured in London near a mosque. Mohammed Shafiq, chief executive of the
Ramadhan Foundation Muslim organisation, said:
“According to eyewitnesses it was a deliberate attack against innocent Muslims, and if that’s confirmed by authorities it should be
classed as a terror attack, no doubt about that.”
One Dead, 10 Injured as Vehicle Rams Into Crowd Near London Mosque - Time
Islamic State leader Baghdadi 'may have been killed by Russia'
Jun. 16, 2017 - The Russian defence ministry believes that one of their airstrikes in Raqqa, Syria may have killed
the leader of the Islamic State (ISIS). The attack that targeted the terrorist group's military council and killed up to 330 people.
The Russian agency said:
"According to information that is checked through various channels, IS leader Ibrahim Abu-Bakr al-Baghdadi, who was killed
as a result of the strike, was also present at the meeting" .
London attacks killed 7; police arrest 12 in raids
Jun. 4, 2017 - Another attack in London has left 7 people dead and more than 40 injured.
Saturday’s horror began around 10 p.m. local time when a white van veered off the road and barreled into pedestrians on
London Bridge. Three men jumped out of the van with large knives and attacked people.
Trump urges end to political correctness in wake of London attack - NY Daily News
Report: ISIS Claims Responsibility for London Attack - NewsMax
After London attack, May vows to fight ‘evil ideology of Islamist extremism’ - Times of Israel
Trump Vows to Do Whatever Is Necessary to Protect US - NewsMax
Anti-Shariah rallies planned for 28 U.S. cities June 10 - WND
Update: Jun. 6, 2017 -
Over 130 imams, religious leaders refuse to say funeral prayers for London Bridge attackers - Fox
Report: Worldwide Terrorism at All-Time High
Jun. 1, 2017 -
Worldwide terrorism is at an all-time high, and violence cost the global economy $14.3 trillion last year, with a $2.5 trillion impact in the United States alone.
Righteous Anger: Egypt’s Christians Respond to ISIS - Christianity Today
ISIS Flag Flies in Asia's Most Christian Country [Philippines] - Christianity Today
Manchester attack: 22 dead and 59 hurt in suicide bombing
May 22, 2017 -
Twenty-two people have been killed and 59 injured in what Theresa May called an "appalling, sickening, terrorist attack" at Manchester Arena.
A lone male suicide attacker set off a homemade bomb ... at the end of a concert by US singer Ariana Grande.
Boko Haram Increasingly Using Children as Bombers
Apr. 12, 2017 - A U.N. report reveals that Boko Haram, the radical Islamic group in West and Central Africa is
forcing children to carry out bombings.
UNICEF says at least 117 attacks have been carried out by youth in the Lake Chad basin region since 2014,
with nearly 80 percent of the bombs strapped to girls, who were sometimes drugged before their missions.
Palm Sunday attacks: ISIS says it carried out bombings at churches in Egypt that killed at least 37
Apr. 9, 2017 - ISIS has claimed responsibility for bombing attacks at two Egyptian Coptic Christian churches.
The first blast happened at St. George church [near Cairo], where at least 26 people were killed and 71 others wounded...
A second explosion was later reported at St. Mark's Cathedral in the coastal city of Alexandria.
UK Parliament terror attack: 5 dead, including cop and alleged assailant, in 'sick and depraved' act
Mar. 22, 2017 -
Police said a vehicle mowed down pedestrians on London's Westminster Bridge, leaving more than a dozen with injuries ...
the car then crashed near to Parliament, and one man - armed with a knife - continued the attack and tried to enter Parliament.
Investigators say that the attack was most likely inspired by ISIS propaganda.
Al-Qaida-Linked Group Claims Deadly Damascus Blasts
Mar. 11, 2017 -
The death toll from twin bombings on a religious shrine in the [Syrian] capital Damascus has risen to 74...
An al-Qaida-linked alliance claimed responsibility for the blasts..
Source: Voice of America
Egypt's Christians Flee Sinai Amid Islamic State Killing Spree
Feb. 25, 2017 - Officials in the Suez Canal city of Ismailia say that some 100 families affiliated with the Evangelical Church
are packing their belongings and fleeing from the area.
Seven Christians have been killed in Arish between Jan. 30 and Thursday. Islamic State, which is waging an insurgency there,
claimed responsibility for the killings, five of which were shootings. One man was beheaded and another set on fire.
Iraq: Officials recapture new neighborhood in Mosul
Iraqi forces retake runway at Mosul International Airport
Feb. 23, 2017 -
Iraqi federal police forces – backed by U.S. air support – entered Mosul International Airport and took control of the
runway from the Islamic State, an official said Thursday.
U.S.Lt. Gen. Stephen Townsend said that the Iraqi forces are an "increasingly capable, formidable and professional force."
Mosul offensive: Iraqi forces recapture airport in bid to retake city - BBC
Battle for Mosul: Key military base retaken from ISIS - CNN
Search for "Mosul" in Prophecy Central
Defiant Trump tweets "SEE YOU IN COURT" after ruling again blocks immigration order
Feb. 9, 2017 - The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals unanimously refused to reinstate President Trump's executive order banning certain
refugees from entering the U.S. for 90 days.
But the Justice Department said it is "reviewing the decision and considering its options.” Trump later tweeted: "SEE YOU IN COURT, THE SECURITY OF OUR NATION IS AT STAKE!"
The Ninth Circuit gets it wrong - Hans A. von Spakovsky - Fox
Pence: Will use 'all legal means at our disposal' to reinstate immigration ban
Feb. 5, 2017 - An executive order signed by President Trump on Jan. 27 temporarily halted immigration from seven mostly Muslim nations.
Last Friday a federal judge in Seattle imposed a temporary restraining order on the ban, so the Trump administration asked the Appeals Court
to lift the restraining order and allow the immigration ban to continue. On Saturday night, a federal appeals court denied that request.
Meanwhile, Vice President Mike Pence vowed to continue efforts to protect Americans from terrorism. He said:
“From the outset of his campaign and administration, the president of the United States has made it clear to put the safety of the
American people first. We are going to win this argument.”
Top Iran officer: If enemies do wrong, ‘roaring missiles’ will come down on them
Feb. 4, 2016 - Gen. Amir Ali Hajizadeh, chief of the Iran's Revolutionary Guard’s airspace division, responded to sanctions
against Iran after their latest missile test.
"We are making round-the-clock efforts to defend our country’s security and if the enemy dares to make any mistake our roaring missiles will land on them.”
Source: Times of Israel
Pence warns Iran: Don't test us - Israel Naional News
Defiant Iran in missile exercise day after US sanctions - SpaceDaily
Mattis: Iran world’s ‘biggest state sponsor of terrorism’ - Times of Israel
Quebec City mosque shooting: Six killed, eight wounded
Jan. 30, 2017 -
Six people have been killed and another eight wounded in a shooting at a mosque in Quebec City, Canada, police say.
Shots were fired at the Quebec Islamic Cultural Centre on Sunday night, where more than 50 people had gathered for evening prayers.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau condemned the shooting as a terrorist attack against Muslims. Two suspects are in custody.
Terror experts hail Trump promise to wipe out 'radical' Islam
Jan. 21, 2017 - In his innaugural speech, President Trump did not name any country as our enemy, but he does see
terrorism as a threat springing from the Islamic faith itself, using religious texts to wage war against Western values. He said,
“We will reinforce old alliances and form new ones, and unite the civilized world against radical Islamic terrorism,
which we will eradicate completely from the face of the earth.”
Source: Leo Hohmann - WND
Jerusalem truck attack: Suspect may have supported ISIS, Netanyahu says
Jan 8, 2017 -
The driver who plowed a truck into a group of soldiers in Jerusalem, killing four people and injuring at least 10, may have been an ISIS
sympathizer, according to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.
At least 5 dead, 8 hospitalized after shooting at Ft. Lauderdale airport
Jan. 6, 2017 -
Five people are dead and a shooting suspect is in custody Friday after a lone gunman opened fire at the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport in Florida without saying a word.
The shooter has been aprehended, but his motive is not yet known.
Is Esteban Santiago A Terrorist Or Mentally Ill? What We Know About Fort Lauderdale Shooter - International Business Times
Realtime Coverage - Google
Report: 90,000 Christians Killed for Their Faith in 2016
Jan 1, 2017 -
During the year 2016, some 90,000 Christians were killed for their faith around the world, according to a new study from the Turin-based
Center for Studies on New Religions.
Communism is still responsible for some persecution of Christians, but “Islamic ultra-fundamentalism” is now the main source of persecution. During the year
it is estimated that between 500 and 600 million Christians were in some way persecuted.
Jihadists at root of worldwide spike in persecution - OneNewsNow
2017 World Watch List reveals troubling trends - Mission Network News
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Turkish police question eight in connection to Istanbul attack, gunman still at large
Jan. 2, 2017 - A New Year's terror attack in an Istanbul nightclub killed at least 39 people and injured 70..
ISIS claimed responsibility for the attack Monday. A statement ... said the attack was
carried out by a "heroic soldier of the caliphate" who attacked the nightclub "where Christians were celebrating their pagan feast."
According to the ISIS statement, the attack was in response to Turkish military offensives against ISIS in Syria and Iraq. It also characterized Turkey as
"the servant of the cross."