Tag: Terrorism

New York-area bombings: Terrorists want to inspire fear in us but we will not succumb, President Obama declares

President Obama has spoken out against the bombings in New York and New Jersey, insisting that the American way of life would not be undermined by fear and hate.   His remarks came shortly before suspect Ahmad Khan Rahami was arrested during a shoot-out in Linden, New Jersey.   He was being sought for questioning following the detonation […]

New York-area bombings: Terrorists want to inspire fear in us but we will not succumb, President Obama declares

President Obama has spoken out against the bombings in New York and New Jersey, insisting that the American way of life would not be undermined by fear and hate.   His remarks came shortly before suspect Ahmad Khan Rahami was arrested during a shoot-out in Linden, New Jersey.   He was being sought for questioning following the detonation […]

NYC Mayor Says Islamic Terror ‘Vanishingly’ Rare

In the wake of a radical Islamic terrorist attack on New York City, Mayor Bill de Blasio is telling citizens not to worry about the threat of jihadist violence and pushing for even more questionably vetted migrants to be resettled in the United States.   De Blasio and the mayors of London and Paris co-wrote […]

Netanyahu issues stern warning to terrorists

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu on Thursday issued a stern warning to Gaza terrorist groups after yet another rocket attack on southern Israel.   He spoke as he received an honorary citizenship from the southern Israeli city of Netivot, which is one of many localities in the south to have come under fire from rockets in […]

Pope Francis: Hospitality to Refugees Is ‘Our Greatest Security’ Against Terrorism

Pope Francis has urged Europeans to take in more refugees, asserting that the best way to combat terrorism is by warmly welcoming migrants and helping them integrate into the “European context.” In a meeting with hundreds of alumni of Jesuit schools in the Vatican on Saturday, Francis told his hearers that authentic hospitality “is our […]

Pal: Terror suspect underwent ‘shocking’ change after Afghanistan trip

A man who described himself as a childhood friend of the 28-year-old busted today in connection with this weekend’s New York-area bombings told the Herald the suspect made a life-changing trip to Afghanistan two years ago.   “At one point he left to go to Afghanistan, and two years ago he came back, popped up […]

Obama doesn’t mention terror in remarks on bombings | New York Post

President Obama sought to reassure the nation after the terror attacks over the weekend — but didn’t specifically call the incidents in Manhattan and New Jersey terrorism. “We’ve seen what was apparently a pipe bomb go off in New Jersey, in Seaside Park, where it could have seriously injured our US Marines and spectators who […]

Philly FOP Prez on Endorsement: Clinton ‘Blew The Police Off’

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – John McNesby, the President of the Philadelphia FOP, discussed their endorsement of Donald Trump for President over Hillary Clinton and criticized the Democratic nominee for not engaging with them in their selection process.   McNesby, who was a member of a three person committee who made the recommendation to the national organization on […]

Netanyahu issues stern warning to terrorists

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu on Thursday issued a stern warning to Gaza terrorist groups after yet another rocket attack on southern Israel.   He spoke as he received an honorary citizenship from the southern Israeli city of Netivot, which is one of many localities in the south to have come under fire from rockets in […]

US-led coalition airstrike on chemical-weapons facility near Mosul

US-led coalition airstrikes continued to hit ISIS targets in northern Iraq in the first half of September, as Iraqi ground forces reportedly prepare to launch operations to retake the terrorist group’s biggest remaining city, Mosul.   On September 12, three strikes hit an ISIS headquarters building that Operation Inherent Resolve officials have said was also […]