Browsing All posts tagged under »Islamic Infighting«

Terrorist Infighting

March 17, 2018 by


A Dry Bones Cartoon ~ Rumor has it that representatives of Israel and her Arab neighbors are meeting in Washington. The PLO and HAMAS, the terrorist organizations that control the Arabs of Gaza, Judea and Samaria are being left out of negotiations and are now at each others throats. Read more by Yaakov Kirschen at […]

What The War Over Jerusalem Is Really About

December 13, 2017 by


By Daniel Greenfield ~ Hamas has announced that President Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel has opened the “gates of hell.” Its Muslim Brotherhood parent has declared America an “enemy state.” The Arab League boss warned that the Jerusalem move “will fuel extremism and result in violence.” The Jordanian Foreign Minister claimed […]

2 Islams In Need Of National Debate

July 17, 2017 by


By Lt. Colonel James G. Zumwalt, USMC (RET) ~ A two-minute clip from the 1989 British comedy film “Erik the Viking” demonstrates, symbolically, what is wrong with the West today – and, most particularly, Western Europe. An earthquake triggers the slow sinking of an island kingdom. But islanders looking to King Arnulf for guidance are […]

Confronting The Current Middle East Alignment

July 10, 2017 by


By Retired Adm. James A. Lyons ~ With the imminent defeat of the Islamic State in Mosul, Iraq and in Raqqa, its declared capital in Syria, one of the Trump administration’s key objectives is about to be achieved. With the collapse of the Islamic State as a functioning entity, however, there are clearly new dynamics coming into play which […]

The New Middle East

June 8, 2017 by


A Dry Bones Cartoon ~ The Sunni/Shia War in the Middle East seems about to explode Read More by Yaakov Kirschen at Dry Bones .

Just Trying To Keep Up

March 31, 2017 by


By Tom McLaughlin ~ In regard to my understanding of the world – what is going on and why – the best I can do is maintain a “working hypothesis.” The “what” is easier. The “why” to explain the “what” is more daunting because as new information emerges, I have to modify. My biggest challenge […]

The Obama Conundrum

June 7, 2016 by


By Herbert London ~ Since 2009, well before official P5+1 formal negotiations, President Barack Obama was willfully engaged in a plan to achieve an accord with Iran on nuclear questions. It became a matter of pride for the president to contend that he was able to negotiate an accord that his predecessors could not. Yet […]

Iran Versus Saudi Arabia

March 9, 2016 by


By Herbert London ~ The trial and subsequent execution of Shiite cleric Nimr al-Nimir a month ago has led to a storm of protest leading to the destruction of the Saudi embassy in Tehran. While Iranian president Hassan Rouhani condemned the attacks as “unjustifiable,” this statement did not mollify Saudi leaders. In fact, the Saudi […]

Our World: In Pakistan, They Trust

January 14, 2016 by


By Caroline Glick ~ It is a testament to the precarious state of the world today that in a week that saw North Korea carry out a possible test of a hydrogen bomb, the most frightening statement uttered did not come from Pyongyang. It came from Pakistan. Speaking in the military garrison town of Rawalpindi, […]

The Tribal War With Islam

January 12, 2016 by


By Daniel Greenfield ~ All wars are wars of equals. That’s true in the sense that each side attacks the other in terms of how it defines itself as an entity. States try to destroy other states. Religions fight other religions. Ethnic groups and races engage in genocide. They do this even when the other […]

Europe Invaded: Germany Now Home To Riots Between Kurds And Turks

September 12, 2015 by


By Andrew Bolt ~ Import people, import their culture – including their old tribal hatreds. This week in Germany, now being invaded by tens of thousands more illegal migrants from the Middle East: The war between the Turkish government and Kurdish rebels spilled into the streets of Germany this week, with fierce clashes between thousands […]

Theological Questions

June 1, 2015 by


A Dry Bones Cartoon ~ According to the Times of India, in Syria and Iraq the ISIS Warriors (Sunnis) quiz captured Muslims to find out if they are the hated Shias with 4 questions: 4 questions ISIS rebels use to tell Sunni from Shia1. What is your name? A quick look at an Iraqi’s national […]

Definitely Not Disneyland

January 22, 2015 by


A Dry Bones Cartoon ~ The folks on our border were bad enough. Now they’ve got visitors! Read More by Yaakov Kirschen at Dry Bones .

The Two Strains Of Islamism

December 18, 2014 by


A Dry Bones Cartoon ~ Help us fight back! join the Dry Bones Team. For details please click on We Need Your support. Read More by Yaakov Kirschen at Dry Bones .

Obama And Arabs Find A Common Enemy – The Islamic State

September 10, 2014 by


By Alan Caruba ~ Given all the mutations that the Middle East has gone through thanks to the emergence of al Qaeda during the resistance to the Soviet takeover of Afghanistan, watching what is occurring now with an even more fanatical group calling itself the Islamic State (ISIS) and proclaiming itself the new caliphate has […]

All-Wise Obama To Solve The Sunni-Shia Divide

September 9, 2014 by


By Andrew Bolt ~ Seriously? Barack Obama really thinks he can end a bloody Middle Eastern schism going back centuries? We’re going to have to train the military there more capably. We’ve got to do more effective diplomatic work to eliminate the schism between Sunni and Shia that has been fueling so much of the […]

U.S. No Longer Has Influence In The Middle East

September 4, 2014 by


By Alan Caruba ~ The rise of the Sunni Islamic State (ISIS) and its barbarity may be news to the West, but it is a very old story in the Middle East. Briefly stated, the Arabs have been at war with one another for some 1,400 years before and since the emergence of Islam and […]

Forget Iraq

July 8, 2014 by


By Alan Caruba ~ Having contributed to the situation that has destroyed Iraq as a nation by withdrawing all U.S. troops, President Obama now wants to throw $500 million at the problem of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS). While sending a rising number of “military advisors”, Obama announced there will be no […]

The War

January 23, 2014 by


A Dry Bones Cartoon ~ A major world war is going on and we are on the side-lines. “Sectarian violence” is the code word for the bloody and explosive religious war between Sunnis and Shias. A war that none of our leaders or reporters dare name! Wow! Read More by Yaakov Kirschen at Dry Bones […]

Watching Islam Change

October 25, 2013 by


By Alan Caruba ~ I find it difficult to believe that more than a billion Muslims approve of the constant attacks in the name of Islam that kill Christians, Jews, Hindus, Buddhists, and, yes, Muslims. The attack in a popular Nairobi shopping mall is just one example, but we have grown so accustomed to reports […]

It’s War, You Idiots

August 22, 2013 by


By Dr. Michael Ledeen ~ It’s hard to get our minds around the dimensions of the slaughter underway in the Middle East and Africa, and harder still to see that the battlefields of Egypt, Syria, Iraq, Afghanistan, Somalia, Nigeria and Mali are pieces in a global war in which we are targeted.  For the most […]

The Muslim World Is Facing An Internal Crisis

August 7, 2013 by


By Dr. Laina Farhat-Holzman ~ Since the Iranian Islamic Revolution, the moribund Muslim World has begun the process that the West faced during the 17th Century “Religious Wars.” For Islam, the process of secular rule gradually replacing Islamic rule has stopped, and what has emerged instead is a four-part internal war: a suddenly violent eruption […]

Israel’s Reviled Strategic Wisdom

July 10, 2013 by


By Caroline Glick ~ On Wednesday, Egypt had its second revolution in as many years. And there is no telling how many more revolutions it will have in the coming months, or years. This is the case not only in Egypt, but throughout the Islamic world. The American foreign policy establishment’s rush to romanticize as […]

On NOT Understanding Muslims

August 24, 2012 by


By Alan Caruba ~ What if Christmas was a traditional time for Christians to set about bombing one another? We might find that strange, but the recent “holy” month of Ramadan in Iraq was celebrated with bombings and shootings that killed 409 people and wounded 975 according to an August 20 Agence France Press report […]