Tag: Killing

RAF veteran ‘admitted 1961 killing of UN secretary general

Dag Hammarskjöld plane crash siteNew evidence has emerged linking an RAF veteran to the death in 1961 of the UN secretary general Dag Hammarskjöld in a mysterious plane crash in southern Africa.

Jan van Risseghem has been named as a possible attacker before, but has always been described simply as a Belgian pilot. The Observer can now reveal that he had extensive ties to Britain, including a British mother and wife, trained with the RAF and was decorated by Britain for his service in the second world war….more: theguardian

WHY ARE NEW YORK TAXI DRIVERS KILLING THEMSELVES?

IT WAS A somber scene outside New York’s City Hall on Wednesday afternoon. Four coffins sat at the foot of the steps; one by one, taxi drivers covered them with white flowers, before assembling on the steps and shouting for the city to “stop Uber’s greed” and “stop making us slaves.”….more: wired.

Top Ten Ways Islamic Faith Forbade Terrorism

1. Terrorism is above all murder. Murder is strictly forbidden in the Qur’an. Qur’an 6:151 says, “and do not kill a soul that God has made sacrosanct, save lawfully.” (i.e. murder is forbidden but the death penalty imposed by the…

Islamophobia Observatory: New York Imam Assassinated Twice

The head of the anti-Islamophobia Observatory, Abdallah Zekri, said: “The New York imam  was killed twice, one by the criminal himself and  the second by the racist approach  to the crime by the media that  ignored  to cover this crime  in the proper way and you may  see this ,clearly,  in how the western media covered  the news of the priest who was killed in France terrorist attack and how it  covered the news of the Imam who was killed in  New York attack…” .more: ww.elkhabar.com/press/article/110400/