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ISIS May Have Chemical Weapons
World  (tags: ISIS, chemical weapons, world, politics, war, violence, middle-east, humanrights, interesting, ethics )

Cal
- 3 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
The Islamic State militant group may possess chemical weapons that it has already used to extend its self-proclaimed caliphate, according to photos taken by Kurdish activists and examined by Israeli researchers.
ISIS's Nightmare: Fierce Kurdish Women Fighters
World  (tags: world, war, violence, middle-east, iraq, ISIS, women in battle, politics, humanrights )

Cal
- 5 days ago - alternet.org
In the battle for Kobani, Syria, Kurdish women warriors are said to terrify ISIS.
Obama: Press Turkey to Stop Massacre of Syrian Kurds ACTION
World  (tags: violence, ISIS, Kurdish people, Kobane, Staffan de Mistura, human rights, world, conflict )

Nancy
- 8 days ago - petitions.moveon.org
Press reports indicate that ISIS fighters have captured half of the Syrian Kurdish town of Kobane, near the Syrian border with Turkey. UN envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura has warned that 12,000 or so civilians still in or near Kobane, including 700...
How ISIS Gets Its Hostages
World  (tags: ISIS, hostages, kidnapping, violence, world, middle-east, politics, freedoms, conflict, crime, ethics, death, Human Rights )

Carrie
- 13 days ago - vocativ.com
Recent accusations that a U.S.-backed rebel group in Syria helped facilitate the capture of an American journalist that ISIS later beheaded have drawn attention to a little-discussed phenomenon: the hostage black market.
Freed ISIS Hostage Says 'They Are Right'
World  (tags: ISIS, child hostages, violence, family, world, society, culture, children, abuse )

Nancy
- 16 days ago - msn.com
Arwa Damon speaks to a boy who was kidnapped and released by ISIS. Some of his remarks about the group are stunning.
ISIS Captives Tell Of Rapes And Beatings, Plead For Help
World  (tags: politics, violence, society, terrorism, ISIS, freedoms, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', humanrights, conflict, middle-east )

Cal
- 17 days ago - npr.org
When militants from the self-proclaimed Islamic State swept through the Sinjar area of northern Iraq in August, they killed hundreds and kidnapped unknown numbers of men, women and children.
"The Terrorists R Us." The Islamic State "Big Lie"
World  (tags: USA, Middle East, Al Qaida, ISIS, Terrorism, Hegemony, Resource Theft )

Eleonora
- 22 days ago - globalresearch.ca
... who have endorsed America's campaign against the Islamic State, ..., are fully aware that US intelligence is the unspoken architect of the Islamic State, which is part of a vast network of US supported "jihadist" terrorist entities.
Hours Before Strikes, U.S. Official Says Targets Presented No 'Imminent Threat'
World  (tags: USA, ISIS, Al Qaida, Terrorism, Middle East, Hegemony, Resources Theft )

Eleonora
- 22 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Hours before the U.S. launched airstrikes ... a senior administration official told the Guardian ... that neither of the two groups targeted in the Monday night strikes ... posed an imminent threat to the U.S.
Britain Launches Fighter Jets Against Isis Forces in Iraq
World  (tags: ISIS, ISIL, Daesh, violence, world, Great Britain, Syria, middle-east )

Carrie
- 23 days ago - theguardian.com
RAF jets were unleashed above Iraq on Saturday as Britain threw its military might behind a US-led air war against the rampant Islamic State (Isis) terror group.
The Real Reason We Are Bombing Syria ... It's Not ISIS
World  (tags: USA, Al Qaida, ISIS, Terrorism, Hegemony, Resources Theft, Middle East )

Eleonora
- 23 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
The fact can't be refuted: ISIS was born of Western intervention in Iraq and covert action in Syria. This Frankenstein-like experiment of arming the alleged freedom-seeking Syrian opposition created the monster that roams the region.
The Islamic State Is Upset With The French Government's New Name For Them (TEXT and VIDEO)
World  (tags: ISIS, ISIL, Daesh, French government, world, violence, death, politics, middle-east, freedoms )

Carrie
- 26 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
The French foreign ministry released a statement earlier this week referencing the Islamic State group as "Daesh." The new moniker is a transliteration of an acronym of the group's Arabic name "al-Dawla al-Islamiya fi al-Iraq wa al-Sham.
Western Islamic State Recruits Routinely Rape Hostages as Young as NINE - and Are Put in Suicide Squads Because They're Seen as
World  (tags: ISIS )

Michael
- 28 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Islamic State fighters routinely rape girls as young as nine held hostage at the terror group's training camps, it has been claimed.
ISIS Makes $3M Per Day From Oil Smuggling, Human Trafficking
World  (tags: ISIS, oil smuggling, human trafficking, ransom for captives, world, evil business )

Nancy
- 34 days ago - nypost.com
The group also has earned hundreds of millions of dollars from smuggling antiquities out of Iraq to be sold in Turkey, al-Khatteeb said, and millions more from human trafficking by selling women and children as sex slaves.
Australia: Sydney Hospital Evacuated Due to Fear of Terror Attack
World  (tags: Australia, terrorists, terrorism, ISIS, Muslims, Islam, hospitals, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', conflict, crime, death, ethics, freedoms, government, society, violence, war, world )

Ge
- 35 days ago - jerusalemonline.com
After the Australian government raised the terror alert level out of the fear that ISIS will implement terror attacks within the country, the Sydney Police evacuated four hospitals after the warnings were received. The alert level was raised due to the
ISIS Turned Iraq Into 'Blood-Soaked Killing Fields'
World  (tags: ISIS, Muslims, Islam, murder, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', children, conflict, death, freedoms, HumanRights, middle-east, iraq, Refugees&Relief, terrorism, terrorists, violence, war, world )

Ge
- 36 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Gruesome evidence has emerged of attempted ethnic cleansing by Isis, with Amnesty International claiming that the terrorist group has turned northern Iraq into 'blood-soaked killing fields'. The London-based rights group says that Isis, also known as
 

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