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Did Trump Really Beat ISIS? Here Are The Facts.

February 1, 2018 by

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By Robin Simcox ~ “We’re gonna beat ISIS very, very quickly, folks. It’s gonna be fast. I have a great plan. It’s going to be great. They ask, ‘What is it?’ Well, I’d rather not say.” Donald Trump made this pledge to supporters in Connecticut in April 2016. At the time, it seemed unlikely he would ever […]

ISIS Versus Hamas

January 11, 2018 by

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A Dry Bones Cartoon ~ According to the Washington Post: The extremist Islamic State group’s branch in Egypt’s Sinai Peninsula has taken a simmering dispute with the Palestinian Hamas group based in nearby Gaza to new levels, releasing a 22-minute video in which it calls on its followers to attack the group and shows the […]

We Didn’t Beat ISIS, It’s Here

November 2, 2017 by

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By Daniel Greenfield ~ ISIS has been beaten. It’s been forced out of city after city. Its fighters are dying or have run away. Its resources are exhausted. It’s over. And yet once again, there’s blood on the pavement and screams filling the air of a Western city. And the note in the bloodied truck […]

Islamic State Comes To The Philippines

June 20, 2017 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ Peter Hartcher on jihad in the Philippines: What if the butchers of so-called Islamic State set up a branch of their barbarian “caliphate” in South East Asia with the aim of waging their vicious jihad throughout the region? Too late. They already have. Declaring themselves to be “Islamic State – Eastern […]

MOAB Drop Triggers ‘Mother Of All Asinine Criticisms’

April 22, 2017 by

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By Lt. Colonel James G. Zumwalt, USMC (RET) ~ On April 13, in Afghan’s northeastern province of Nangarhar, separated from Pakistan by White Mountain, the U.S. dropped the largest non-nuclear bomb ever employed in combat, in the district of Achin where U.S. forces years earlier bombed al-Qaida operatives using the caves of Tora Bora to hide. The […]

Peacemakers In The Midst Of Radical Islamist Terror

April 15, 2017 by

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By Colonel Kenneth Allard (U.S. Army, Ret) ~ On my bookcase sits a small leatherette plaque bearing three words from St. Paul’s letter to the Corinthians: “Love Never Fails.” His words fall easily from the lips of average Christians. But what makes this memento so special is the giver: Pope Theodoros II, spiritual leader of […]

What ‘The Mother Of All Bombs’ Means In Trump’s Foreign Policy

April 14, 2017 by

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By James Carafano Ph.D.~ Why did America just drop the mother of all bombs? There is the glib answer: Because we can. Then there is the technical answer: Because it was right for the job. The U.S. military on Thursday dropped its largest non-nuclear bomb, the GBU-43/B Massive Ordnance Air Blast Bomb, on an Islamic […]