Miguel J Diaz

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Al Qaeda-linked target of strikes in Syria obsessed with next 9/11

The U.S.-led coalition airstrikes in Syria put a spotlight on the shady terrorist group known as Khorasan, a small but potent Al Qaeda offshoot whose sole objective is pulling off another 9/11 terror attack.<p>The 50 or so fighters hardened from battle in Afghanistan and Pakistan were dispatched to …

French hostage Herve Gourdel beheaded in Algeria

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1110000/1110968_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1525154028_cfc5e5027d25941be911566c83cd0813<p><b>France has confirmed that an Algerian jihadist group linked to Islamic State (IS) militants has beheaded tourist Herve Gourdel, seized on Sunday.</b><p>Jund …

Islam

Philippine militants threaten to kill German hostages

<b>A Philippines-based militant group has threatened to kill two German hostages it captured in April.</b><p>Abu Sayyaf demanded a ransom and an end to German support for the US-led coalition against Islamic State (IS), a monitoring service called SITE reports.<p>Abu Sayyaf has proclaimed allegiance to IS, a …

Abu Sayyaf

El escándalo de pederastia en República Dominicana que sacude al Vaticano

<b>Josef Wesolowski, quien este miércoles fue puesto bajo arresto domiciliario para que responda a acusaciones de peredastia ante las autoridades del Vaticano, era hasta el año pasado un alto jerarca de la iglesia Católica con una destacada trayectoria internacional.</b><p>Nacido en Polonia en 1948, …

Use of force against Islamic State is justified, Obama tells U.N.

President Obama emphatically defended his decision to expand the air campaign against violent extremists in the Middle East, vowing before world leaders Wednesday that he would speak "the language of force" with terrorists who threaten America and its friends around the world.<p>Violent extremists …

Middle East

Barack Obama urges United Nations to set up global ban on fighters

Barack Obama is to press the UN security council to pass a sweeping new resolution that would impose global travel bans on fighters intent on enlisting in overseas wars, and could lead to sanctions on countries that fail or refuse to implement the new regime.<p>US officials say the UN resolution, …