Fresh chemical attack in Syria reported..more: thenational
Medics in the rebel-held Eastern Ghouta region in Syria have reported treating people for breathing problems, indicating the use of chlorine in an attack. This comes after government forces conducted air strikes in the area after a five-hour truce and the departure of United Nations forces….more: thedailybeast
A new study by the Combating Terrorism Center (CTC) at West Point revealed that the vast majority of almost 1,200 militants surveyed had no formal religious education and had not adhered to Islam for their entire lives…MORE:INDEPENDENT.CO.UK
Hind Makki, a blogger and founder of a photo project depicting women in mosques around the world, was writing a post about some comments Hillary Clinton made in last night’s Democratic debate.
The post was a commentary on “Clinton’s point about how American Muslims are ‘on the frontline of our defense’ and how problematic that framing is,” Makki wrote in an email. “American Muslims *already* report suspicious activity & suspected terrorism to the authorities (and I wanted to link a particular study on my blog)….more: qz.com