The West betrays U.S. heroes who prevented another 9/11

The West betrays U.S. heroes who prevented another 9/11

By Giulio Meotti / Gatestone Institute One of the most important chapters in the war on terror is being rewritten — with a moral inversion. Islamic terrorists who were arrested and deported have become “liberal causes célèbres“, while agents of the CIA who questioned them are not only being condemned but also financially crushed by punishment […]

Trouble among America’s gulf allies

Trouble among America’s gulf allies

By John Bolton / Gatestone Institute In recent weeks, governments on the Arabian Peninsula have been having a diplomatic brawl. Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain (together with Egypt and other Muslim countries) have put considerable economic and political pressure on Qatar, suspending diplomatic relations and embargoing trade with their fellow Gulf Cooperation […]

Arab states issue ultimatum to Qatar

Arab states issue ultimatum to Qatar

From Israpundit The crisis in the Gulf over Qatar’s ties to terrorism and Iran took an even more serious turn as Arab states issued an ultimatum to Doha demanding that it close the propaganda media outlet Al Jazeera, cut ties with Iran, remove a Turkish military base, and pay reparations. Qatar is not expected to […]

U.S. travel ban: Airline computer-separation fears

U.S. travel ban: Airline computer-separation fears

ANALYSIS/OPINION: What price security? American travelers are about to find out when they plan a trip to, say, Amsterdam – not Amman – and find they have to surrender all electronics except their smartphone before boarding a plane back to the U.S. While the U.S. Department of Homeland Security holds that although there have been […]

German media aids Merkel in “culture of denial”

German media aids Merkel in “culture of denial”

By Mike “Mish” Shedlock German media is solidly behind Angela Merkel as the US media was behind Hillary Clinton. German reporting of the recent terrorist truck incident was in a single word “pathetic”. Thanks to chancellor Merkel, it’s politically incorrect to presume refugees are a problem. Worse yet, the media cooperates. Culture of Denial The […]

Pakistan hits back at India’s terrorism claim

Pakistan hits back at India’s terrorism claim

A fresh war of words has broken out between sparring neighbors India and Pakistan after Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi labeled Pakistan a “mothership of terrorism.” The remarks met an expected swift rebuke from Pakistan, which claimed Modi has been deliberately misleading. The latest furor came amid the annual BRICS summit on Sunday, which gathered […]

Venezuela, Iran, USA and narco-terrorism

Venezuela, Iran, USA and narco-terrorism

By Susan Warner / Gatestone Institute Amidst the unspeakable economic distress facing residents of Venezuela today, security experts have identified yet another major cause for concern emanating from this once prosperous, oil-rich nation: Iran is moving in, partnering with Venezuela’s prosperous drug traders and creating a foothold there, as well as in other “friendly” Latin […]

Obama, Clinton pretend their policies aren’t making us less safe

Obama, Clinton pretend their policies aren’t making us less safe

By Sam Rolley / Personal Liberty Digest If you’ve been paying attention to the Clinton campaign, it’s pretty clear that a key part of its strategy is willful ignorance. But after the recent terror attempts in New York and New Jersey, it’s time for Hillary Clinton and her former boss to admit their role in […]

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