Jewish Insider's Daily Kickoff: June 23, 2017
The Capitol Hill National Security Forum also hosted a panel to discuss the latest Middle East developments including the war in Syria, Egypt, and human rights across the region. The speakers included Ambassador Ryan .... KAFE KNESSET -- Coalition ...
Isis defends killing women and children as terror group loses ...
Isis has launched an “extremely defensive” propaganda effort to defend its slaughter of women and children as it struggles to retain territory, troops and attention.
Car bomb attack kills 8 soldiers in Egypt's Sinai
Eight Egyptian soldiers were killed in a car bomb attack targeting a checkpoint in Sinai, where the local affiliate of the ISIS group is leading an insurrection, the army said Thursday. “A group of armed terrorists attacked one of the security ...
The New Yorker
Leonard Cohen Makes It Darker
The New Yorker
As Faggen was shopping for cold cuts, he heard a familiar basso voice across the store; he looked down the aisle and saw a small, trim man, his head shaved, talking intently with a clerk about varieties of potato salad. Faggen's musical expertise runs ...
Tal Weiss on Observability, Instrumentation and Bytecode Manipulation on the JVM
In this week's podcast, QCon chair Wesley Reisz talks to Tal Weiss, CEO of OverOps, recently re-branded from Takipi. The conversation covers how the OverOps product works, explores the difference between instrumentation and observability, discusses ...
Uzbek suspect in Swedish attack sympathized with Islamic State
Another 15 people were injured on Friday (April 7) when a hijacked beer delivery truck barreled down a busy shopping street before crashing into a department store and catching fire. The Uzbek was arrested several hours later. The Stockholm suspect ...
Sweden tightens borders as police make one arrest after truck attack
Forced to flee the Nazis, 'Dr Kate' built an incredible career and family life in Wales
I was then, as I am now, in awe of her, the mother of my then Tal-y-bont neighbour Robat Griffiths, a woman who had fled Germany in 1936 to escape Nazi persecution, made her home in Wales in 1939, published her first Welsh-language novel only two years ...
The Express Tribune
Could the Persian Gulf rift mean the beginning of the end of al Jazeera?
Still, al Jazeera — and the global power and reach it has given Qatar — has been entrenched in a brewing dispute in the Persian Gulf, where Egypt, Saudi Arabia and other neighbours accuse it of being a mouthpiece for the Muslim Brotherhood and other ...
Al Jazeera media platforms under cyberattack
Al Jazeera – collateral victim of diplomatic offensive against Qatar | RSF - Reporters sans frontières
Young British Muslims think Isis fighters returning from Syria should be reintegrated into society, research finds
Young British Muslims think Isis fighters returning from Syria should be reintegrated into society and rehabilitated rather than being sent to prison, a study suggests. The national study found young British Muslims across the UK believe returnee ...
READ: Full Transcript of Donald Trump Foreign Policy Speech
Perhaps no speech was more misguided than President Obama's speech to the Muslim World delivered in Cairo, Egypt, in 2009. In winning the Cold War, President Ronald Reagan repeatedly touted the superiority of freedom over communism, and called the ...