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Countering Fear

It’s time that we broke the link between Allahu Akbar and terrorism BY Nabila Ramdani Two words guaranteed global infamy for fake terrorists this month: Allahu Akbar—Arabic for “God is the greatest.” They were allegedly used at a train station near Munich, as a mentally ill German man randomly killed one victim, and wounded three

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Two Palestinian Teens Shot Dead After Attacking Israeli in W.Bank

JERUSALEM, March 2  – Israeli soldiers shot dead two Palestinian teens who had attacked an Israeli settler at his home in the occupied West Bank on Wednesday, the military said, as a wave of heightened violence entered its sixth month. “There were two young guys, teenagers, terrorists, at my door, dressed in dark clothes and

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Israeli Troops Shoot and Kill Palestinian Attacker in West Bank

JERUSALEM, Feb 1 (Reuters) – Israeli soldiers shot dead a Palestinian who tried to stab them in the occupied West Bank on Monday, the military said, the latest in a months-long wave of Palestinian attacks that shows little sign of abating. The Palestinian had infiltrated a security fence near the Israeli settlement Salit, the military

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Two Palestinians Shot Dead After Stabbing Israeli Soldier

JERUSALEM, Dec 27 – Israeli forces shot dead two Palestinians who stabbed and wounded an Israeli soldier in the occupied West Bank on Sunday, the army said, the latest attack in 12 weeks of heightened violence. Almost daily Palestinian stabbings, car-rammings and shooting attacks have killed 20 Israelis and a U.S. citizen, raising fears of

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French Teacher “Invented” Story About Islamist Attack

PARIS, Dec 15 – A report from a French schoolteacher that he had been assaulted by a self-styled Islamist militant on Monday, causing classes to be cancelled and an anti-terrorism investigation, turned out to be “invented”, investigators said. The incident occurred with the nation still on edge a month after gunmen and suicide bombers killed

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Israeli Police Shoots Dead Two Palestinians in West Bank

JERUSALEM, Dec 1 – Israeli security forces shot dead two knife-wielding Palestinian assailants on Tuesday in the occupied West Bank, Israeli authorities said, as a wave of Palestinian stabbings, car rammings and shootings entered its third month. Nineteen Israelis and a U.S. citizen have been killed since Oct. 1. Israeli forces have killed 97 Palestinians,

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