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Islamic State Is Now a Global Player: John Cantlie

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Islamic State Is Now a Global Player: John Cantlie

By Rakesh Raman British citizen John Cantlie, who is now a hostage of the terrorist outfit ISIS (Islamic State of Iraq and Syria), is featured in the new issue of its Dabiq magazine. In an article titled, “If I Were The US President Today…,” Cantlie accuses the U.S. President Barack Obama, saying: “$424 million dollars’ [...]

What Exactly Is the Islamic State’s New Currency for the Caliphate?

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What Exactly Is the Islamic State’s New Currency for the Caliphate?

By Rakesh Raman The Islamic State (or the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, ISIS) has decided to produce its own currency in the form of gold, silver, and copper coins to be called Islamic Dinars. While the new currency may not be initially acceptable in other parts of the world, ISIS plans to use [...]

Additional U.S. Forces in Iraq to Train Iraqi Soldiers

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Additional U.S. Forces in Iraq to Train Iraqi Soldiers

The U.S. commander in chief has authorized Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel to deploy to Iraq up to 1,500 additional U.S. personnel over the coming months. According to a Department of Defense statement issued Friday, the additional forces will be deployed in a non-combat role, to expand the U.S. advise and assist mission and initiate [...]

How Islamic State Takes Care of Its Muslim Citizens

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How Islamic State Takes Care of Its Muslim Citizens

By Rakesh Raman While the Islamic State (or the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, ISIS) is in the process of expanding its territory by conquering different regions of Iraq and Syria, it claims that its soldiers are providing comprehensive citizen services to Muslims under the new regime which is supposed to become a Caliphate. [...]

U.S. Worried as Islamic State Ready to Conquer Kobani

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U.S. Worried as Islamic State Ready to Conquer Kobani

The northern Syrian city of Kobani, which borders on Turkey, could fall to Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) or ISIS terrorists, the chairman of the U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff said in an interview broadcast Sunday on ABC’s “This Week with George Stephanopoulos.” Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey told Martha Raddatz, the [...]

Lebanese Forces Leader Samir Geagea Suggests “War of Ideas” Against ISIS

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Lebanese Forces Leader Samir Geagea Suggests “War of Ideas” Against ISIS

Samir Geagea, the leader of the Lebanese Christian political party Lebanese Forces, spoke Thursday of Lebanon’s commitment to international military intervention taking place against the militant organization ISIS (Islamic State of Iraq and Syria). He also called for a new initiative to combat the ideas of ISIS in all countries, communities, and online. Speaking in [...]

Protest: “Stop the Bombing of Iraq – Don’t Attack Syria”

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Protest: “Stop the Bombing of Iraq – Don’t Attack Syria”

As nationwide protests are happening in the U.S. against the U.S. administration’s decision to attack Syria, similar demonstrations are now planned in the U.K. where Prime Minister David Cameron has decided to attack ISIS (Islamic State of Iraq and Syria) militants in Iraq. Stop the War Coalition – a local organization in the U.K. – [...]

Who Is Supreme – Allah or Jesus?

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Who Is Supreme – Allah or Jesus?

By Rakesh Raman The way people of different communities of the world are at loggerheads with each other, you can soon hope to see the conflict extending to an unknown territory where Jesus or Allah reside today. On a popular demand from the warring factions of earthlings, the Gods of the two communities – Christianity [...]

Ukraine Is to Russia what Syria Is to America

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Ukraine Is to Russia what Syria Is to America

As the things are developing, it appears that both Russia and the U.S. are hell-bent to grab what doesn’t belong to them. While the U.S. is unnecessarily meddling with the internal affairs of Syria under the pretext of attacking the ISIL militants, Russia has annexed Ukraine with the aim to extend its regime in a [...]

Protests Launched Against the U.S. Bombing of Syria

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Protests Launched Against the U.S. Bombing of Syria

As the U.S. supported by its Arab allies began airstrikes Monday against the Islamic State fighters in Syria, America is facing a series of protests back home against its decision to begin a new war. The U.S. and partner nation forces have begun airstrikes inside Syria against terrorists from the Islamic State of Iraq and [...]

China, Russia Likely to Support the U.S. Plan Against ISIL

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China, Russia Likely to Support the U.S. Plan Against ISIL

After claiming a support from nearly 40 nations through the U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry’s recent trip through the Middle East, President Barack Obama is all set to take his anti-ISIL plan to the United Nations (U.N.). Although China and Russia have been opposing the U.S. in the past, it’s likely that both the [...]

Muslims Fear Hate Crimes Against Them in the U.S.

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Muslims Fear Hate Crimes Against Them in the U.S.

As America is getting ready to begin a new phase of a gory war against the militants of ISIS (Islamic State of Iraq and Syria), American political leaders are already expressing their concerns for the entire Islam religion. According to the Oklahoma chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-OK), Rep. John Bennett (R-Sallisaw) told [...]

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