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Terror on Trial 1: (In)visibilities

You may use any credit or debit card and do NOT need to join Paypal. More Questions Arise About San Bernardino Shooters After Immigration File Released. Now the truth emerges: Here’s how the US fueled the rise of ISIS in Syria and Iraq. Syrian Passports Found at Paris Attacks Scene Confirmed Fake. Mary AtkinsonNovember 16, 2015 (MiddleEastEye) Syrian passports found near the bodies of two of the suspected Paris attackers were fakes that were likely made in Turkey, police sources in France told Channel 4 News on Sunday.

Syrian Passports Found at Paris Attacks Scene Confirmed Fake

Greek officials had said on Saturday that one of the two passports was held by someone who had registered as a refugee on the Greek island of Leros on 3 October. Officials denied, though, that a second attacker had taken a similar route, telling the Guardian there was “no indication whatsoever” that the assailant had entered Europe through Greece. The comments came amid widening investigations into the attacks that killed 132 people in the French capital on Friday. Authorities across Europe continue to probe the identity of seven assailants amid questions over how they managed to co-ordinate multiple attacks, which have since been claimed by the Islamic State group, without attracting the attention of security services. But a wider political backlash is feared.

Anonymous Declares War On ISIS After Paris Attacks. Let’s Not Get It Wrong This Time: The Terrorists Won After 9/11 Because We Chose to Invade Iraq, Shred Our Constitution. What is terrorism?

Let’s Not Get It Wrong This Time: The Terrorists Won After 9/11 Because We Chose to Invade Iraq, Shred Our Constitution

Many are convinced that the word is inherently so vague as to be meaningless. I have never understood this. To me the definition seems singular, and obvious, and it would appear that simply understanding it is the key to avoiding terrible missteps in the aftermath of an attack like the one in Paris. Terrorism is a tactic in which the primary objective is to produce fear, rather than direct harm. Terrorist attacks are, first and foremost, psychological operations designed to alter behavior amongst the terrorized in a way that the actors believe will serve them. The 9/11 perpetrators killed about 3,000 people, and did about $13 billion in physical damage to the United States.

You may find that analogy suspect because bee stings are deadly to those with an allergy. Irrational Hate the Best Way to Fight Terrorism [Satire] Following the terrorist attacks in France, President Hollande has declared a merciless war against ISIS.

Irrational Hate the Best Way to Fight Terrorism [Satire]

Hollande has said, “I think the best thing to do is react violently to the violence while the public is still filled with an enormous amount of hate. We’ll let the Air Force sort out the rest.” Hollande added, “People make the best decisions when they are emotionally vulnerable, and scared.” Obviously the world is in a state of mourning with France at this point in time, and the world knows terrorism only occurs inside 1st world countries. The Western countries are infallible actors in all of this, and they would never fund terrorists to destabilize 3rd world countries that don’t support private business interests. When asked if he was worried about destabilizing the situation in Syria further, Hollande simply said, “Only people who are white and who have jobs are people.

“Snicker bombs.” Captagon: the amphetamine fuelling Syria's civil war. As Syria sinks ever deeper into civil war, evidence is starting to emerge that a brutal and bloody conflict that has left more than 100,000 people dead and displaced as many as two million is now also being fuelled by both the export and consumption of rapidly increasing quantities of illegal drugs.

Captagon: the amphetamine fuelling Syria's civil war

Separate investigations by the news agency Reuters and Time magazine have found that the growing trade in Syrian-made Captagon – an amphetamine widely consumed in the Middle East but almost unknown elsewhere – generated revenues of millions of dollars inside the country last year, some of which was almost certainly used to fund weapons, while combatants on both sides are reportedly turning to the stimulant to help them keep fighting. According to the UN Office on Drugs and Crime, Syria has long been a transit point for drugs coming from Europe, Turkey and Lebanon and destined for the wealthy Gulf states. Hacker collective Anonymous claims ISIS has plans for more attacks on Sunday. *Update: The FBI says the plot to attack the wrestling event in Atlanta is not credible.

Hacker collective Anonymous claims ISIS has plans for more attacks on Sunday

Anonymous, the loose collective of online activists, said Saturday it has uncovered information about Islamic State group attacks in Paris as well as on locations in the U.S., Indonesia, Italy and Lebanon, all apparently set for Sunday. OpParisIntel, a group within Anonymous, released a statement saying it had collected information about imminent attacks by the militant… 15 Years Of Terror - Map Of Terrorist Incidents Since 2000. Map and video created by Milan R.

15 Years Of Terror - Map Of Terrorist Incidents Since 2000

Vuckovic The map above shows global terrorist attacks with more than 20 fatalities over the last 15 years. While there have been several tragic attacks in Europe and North America, it’s the people of Asia, Africa and especially the Middle-East who have been the primary victims. In 2014, deaths from terrorism increased by 80% from 2013, with a total of 32,658 victims.