Saturday, October 22, 2016

Balkan Islamist galaxy in a nutshell, by Ioannis Michaletos

The Balkan political environment is shaped-amongst other- by the existence of two political strains of Islam, the Wahhabis, related to the Saudis & Gulf states and the Muslim Brotherhood ones, related to the Turkish-Qatar axis.

Friday, October 14, 2016

Urban Violence and Crime Rise in Greece, by Ioannis Michaletos

During the first nine months of 2016, a clear trend regarding the rise of urban violence and extremism has been observed in Greece and, in particular, in Athens. Protests over economic woes, illegal migration, and football hooliganism, coupled with the spread of political extremists and criminal gangs largely account for this phenomenon.

Originally appeared in Balkanalysis on 11th October 2016

Tuesday, October 4, 2016

Afghanistan's black hole, by Ioannis Michaletos

Graveyard of Empires

The expedition in Afghanistan by the international forces since 2001 has resulted so far in a titanic failure not only in terms of stabilizing and neutralizing international terrorism, but also in themes such as transnational drug trade, along with major corruption concerns.

Monday, September 26, 2016

Ριζοσπαστικοποίηση Ισλαμιστών και η εγχώρια αντιμετώπιση, του Ιωάννη Μιχαλέτου

Η κοινώς λεγόμενη ριζοσπαστικοποίηση των Ισλαμιστών- ή άλλως σωστότερα "ακραιοποίηση"- τυγχάνει πλέον έρευνας και στην Ελλάδα. 

Sunday, September 25, 2016

Gordon Bardos: Bosnia a refuge and base for terrorists

BiH had a very important role in the formation of "Al-Qaeda", and during the nineties became a haven, base and shelter for terrorists. 

Thursday, September 15, 2016

Austrian cardinal warns of ‘Islamic conquest’ of Europe

Catholic News Agency, 14/09/2016

Cardinal Christoph Schönborn of Vienna, Austria, widely considered one of the leading intellectuals among the Church's senior leadership, said Sept. 11 that Muslims believe their hour is at hand, and warned that an "Islamic conquest" may be in Europe's future.

Saturday, September 10, 2016

L’imam de la grande mosquée de La Mecque appelle à l’extermination des chrétiens

Abdul Rahman Ibn Abdul Aziz as-Sudais est l’imam en chef de la grande mosquée, la Masjid al-Harâm, de La Mecque. 

C’est un psalmodieur célèbre du coran. Le 4 septembre dernier, alors que se déroule le pèlerinage, il a entonné en arabe une prière d’amour, de tolérance et de paix… En voici un extrait :

« Ô Allah, accorde la victoire, la dignité et le pouvoir à nos frères moudjahidines [djihadistes] au Yémen, au Sham [Syrie], en Irak et partout […] Accorde leur la victoire sur les Juifs perfides et les chrétiens malveillants ».