Tag Archives: ISIS

Mark Collins – Australia: Dangerous Terrorists? Just Keep’em Locked Up

11 Oct

Whilst many Canadians are worried about our recent anti-terrorism law, C-51 (text here); they play hard-nosed Down Under: Terrified of terror, Australia plans indefinite detention even after senten…

Source: Mark Collins – Australia: Dangerous Terrorists? Just Keep’em Locked Up

Mark Collins – Iraq: Upcoming Battle for Mosul, Plus Turkey

6 Oct

The latest at the invaluable MILNEWS.ca: – Closer to Mosul Push “Anti-ISIS fight will get harder after Mosul, says Canadian general” – “Canadian general: ‘Fall of Mosul is inevitable’ “ – “Mo…

Source: Mark Collins – Iraq: Upcoming Battle for Mosul, Plus Turkey

Mark Collins – ISIS Dhaka Massacre: Bangladeshi-Canadian’s Bloodthirsty Notes from Beyond the Grave

6 Oct

Further to this post (note further links relevant to the quotes below), A Canadian, ISIS, Bangladesh and Terror…and Earlier Calgary the gory gloating: Islamic State magazine publishes essay possibl…

Source: Mark Collins – ISIS Dhaka Massacre: Bangladeshi-Canadian’s Bloodthirsty Notes from Beyond the Grave

Mark Collins – NJ/NY Bombings: How a Young Afghan-American Turned to Jihad

26 Sep

Ahmad Rahami’s sad story of a terrible inability to reconcile a clash of cultures–excellent in-depth reporting at the NY Times: Journey From Class Clown to Suspect in Chelsea Bombing If…

Source: Mark Collins – NJ/NY Bombings: How a Young Afghan-American Turned to Jihad

Mark Collins – Islam, Jihads, Caliphates and End Times

22 Sep

Excerpts from a review article at the Times Literary Supplement: Wars of Religion THOMAS SMALL [more here] This piece forms part of a TLS Special Feature, our primer on the complex politics and rel…

Source: Mark Collins – Islam, Jihads, Caliphates and End Times

Mark Collins – “Charting Boko Haram’s Rapid Decline”

22 Sep

The start of a useful piece at War on the Rocks on a subject that has rather retreated into the jungle in terms of public and media concern (see the Canadian angle at the end of the post): After be…

Source: Mark Collins – “Charting Boko Haram’s Rapid Decline”

Mark Collins – The Asian Military Cockpit, Kashmir Section

20 Sep

Further to this July post, Bloody Weekend in Indian Kashmir (Canadian media ignore) things could get very hairy in a most dangerous part of the (nuclear-armed) world: The Indian Army Just Suffered …

Source: Mark Collins – The Asian Military Cockpit, Kashmir Section