Tag Archives: Islamic State

Massacre in Turkey Leads to Further Criticisms of the Government’s Failure to Act

Turkey is planning to increase its border security in the wake of the the latest Islamic State attack which killed 32 and wounded 100 mostly young people in the southern, largely Kurdish town of Suruç. The suicide attack happened on Monday … Continue reading

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Supposed Proxy War in Yemen Would Only Help Islamic State and Al Qaeda

Forty-eight people were killed and 182 injured in the Yemeni port city of Aden on Sunday, with Iran-backed Houthi fighters taking the blame. The Houthis are a group of Shia Muslims which are prominent in the north of Yemen, who captured … Continue reading

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Nigeria Endures a Week of Terror Attacks as Boko Haram Takes Last Stand

Nigeria has been suffering tremendously from Boko Haram’s extremists, with over two hundred people being killed in the past week. 150 of the deaths were people killed in mosques, stormed by Boko Haram militants targeting Muslims praying during the holy … Continue reading

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Jeb Bush’s Name is Proving to be a Problem Thanks to his Brother’s Disastrous Presidency

Jeb Bush is one of  the many Republicans out there yet to announce his inevitable candidacy for president, but he is already facing scrutiny over his stance over the Iraq War. The US invasion and subsequent occupation of Iraq, where … Continue reading

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l’Hyper Cacher Reopens in Defiance of Fundamentalists

l’Hyper Cacher is once again opening its doors to the public, two months after an Islamic State inspired attack left four hostages dead. The Jewish supermarket was among several locations in Paris attacked in January, when seventeen people in total … Continue reading

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