“It had been some 20 years before, during Washington’s first Afghan war, the decade-long, C.I.A.-financed jihad of the 1980’s against the Soviet occupation. Rising to more than 13,000 feet, 35 miles southwest of the provincial capital of Jalalabad, Tora Bora was a fortress of snow-capped peaks, steep valleys and fortified caves. Its miles of tunnels, bunkers and base camps, dug deeply into the steep rock walls, had been part of a C.I.A.-financed complex built for the mujahedeen.” — New York Times, 2005
“…The mountains where ISIS made their base were the same ones used by bin Laden as a bolt hole and the same used by the CIA-backed mujahideen when they were fighting the Soviets in the 1980s.” — CNN, 2017
According to a Saudi feminist who posted the video on Twitter, it shows a high school guard fulfilling his duties, which include making sure the students are always fully covered and ensuring “women are caged until their guardians or drivers come”.
“This group of people will turn crazy violent if they don’t get what they want so you should let them in.” #MuslimBan
“How to make terrorists:
1. Ban everyone from a certain group from entering the country.
2. Wait. ”
“This is my confession — and explanation: I — a 51-year-old, a Muslim, an immigrant woman “of color” — am one of those silent voters for Donald Trump. And I’m not a “bigot,” “racist,” “chauvinist” or “white supremacist,” as Trump voters are being called, nor part of some “whitelash.””
“This is very sad. Most of you are young and do not believe in freedom.” — Gamal Al-Banna
Croatian intelligence is confirming earlier reports of the arrival of Islamic State leadership in the Balkans. They are understood to be actively moving to infiltrate and destabilize the region of the former Yugoslavia. Yugoslavia once had the third largest military in Europe Now dismantled and substantially demilitarized as a result of the illegal US-German-Islamic war of the 1990s, the small states of Balkans carved out of the former …