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Dutch Jihadists to be stripped of dual citizenship

Dutch Jihadists to be stripped of dual citizenship

Dutch citizens who join ISIS or Al Qaeda abroad to be stripped of citizenship, parliament votes Tuesday.Arutz Sheva staff, 24/05/2016 20:23
France creates 'deradicalization' centers

France creates 'deradicalization' centers

Centers to combat phenomenon of Islamists returning from Syria, French PM claims.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/05/2016 14:35
Fewer foreign nationals joining ISIS

Fewer foreign nationals joining ISIS

US general says rate of foreign Islamists entering Syria, Iraq on the decline.Arutz Sheva staff, 26/04/2016 19:25
27,000 foreign fighters in Syria, Iraq

27,000 foreign fighters in Syria, Iraq

Foreign nationals join Syrian civil war in droves, has doubled since 2014.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/12/2015 08:16
1 in 5 British Muslims sympathize with jihadists

1 in 5 British Muslims sympathize with jihadists

Number rises to 1 in 4 among British Muslims ages 18-34 in revealing poll.Tova Dvorin, 23/11/2015 18:41
70 Sudanese Have Joined ISIS Since 2011

70 Sudanese Have Joined ISIS Since 2011

Khartoum gives a definitive figure for the first time on how many of its nationals have joined ISIS; 12 were medical students.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/10/2015 22:42
Australian Charged with Fighting for ISIS

Australian Charged with Fighting for ISIS

39 year-old nurse returns from Syria to face terrorism charges after allegedly being captured and forced to join the group.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/07/2015 07:41
Australia to Strip Terrorists' Citizenship

Australia to Strip Terrorists' Citizenship

First-generation Australians fighting in Syria to be stripped of citizenship to prevent terror spreading, PM Tony Abbott announces.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/05/2015 08:05
Man Joins Jihad to Escape Child Support

Man Joins Jihad to Escape Child Support

Secular Muslim reportedly flees Minneapolis to escape paying $700 per month to two ex-wives, only to be killed.Tova Dvorin, 22/05/2015 12:36
British 'White Widow' Now Top Leader of Al-Shabaab

British 'White Widow' Now Top Leader of Al-Shabaab

British citizen Samantha Lewthwaite coordinates attacks in Somali and Kenya, intelligence officials say Monday.Tova Dvorin, 18/05/2015 17:35
American Sentenced to 20 Years for Supporting ISIS

American Sentenced to 20 Years for Supporting ISIS

North Carolina man deemed a national security threat after promoting terrorism in social media, attempting to join group.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/05/2015 20:29
Turkey Deports 9 Brits for Jihadist Activity

Turkey Deports 9 Brits for Jihadist Activity

Deportation process dragged out over two weeks after British citizens arrested for attempting to cross into Syria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/04/2015 11:06
Report: 47% of European Jihadists are French

Report: 47% of European Jihadists are French

At least 3,000 French nationals estimated to be involved with Islamist networks, up 24% since November 2014.Tova Dvorin, 08/04/2015 19:06
Australian Politician Detained for Fighting ISIS

Australian Politician Detained for Fighting ISIS

Matthew Gardiner, who joined Kurdish forces in Iraq in January, apparently arrested in Darwin, Australia.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/04/2015 08:54
ISIS Chemical Weapon Attack - in Indonesia?

ISIS Chemical Weapon Attack - in Indonesia?

Indonesian police say gas attack in Jakarta last month was the work of jihadists returning home from Syria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/03/2015 11:37
Australia Stops Third Teenager Headed for ISIS

Australia Stops Third Teenager Headed for ISIS

17 year-old attempted to leave Sydney to join jihadists in Syria; arrest part of wider crackdown on foreign nationals joining ISIS.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/03/2015 08:05
Frmr. US Air Force Mechanic Pleads 'Not Guilty'

Frmr. US Air Force Mechanic Pleads 'Not Guilty'

Mechanic Tairod Pugh accused of joining ISIS after being detained in Istanbul en route to Syria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/03/2015 18:36
Half of British ISIS Terrorists Already Home

Half of British ISIS Terrorists Already Home

350 jihadists have returned to Britain, have been labeled as 'dangerous.'Tova Dvorin, 10/03/2015 11:18
Could There Be 10,000 Europeans in Syria by 2016?

Could There Be 10,000 Europeans in Syria by 2016?

French Prime Minister Manuel Valls predicts exponential exodus of radicalized European Muslims to Syria and Iraq; 3,000 there now.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/03/2015 13:55
Australian Dies Fighting with Kurds Against ISIS

Australian Dies Fighting with Kurds Against ISIS

Unidentified Australian man the first Westerner to die fighting alongside the Kurds, monitor says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/02/2015 20:11
More Australian Women Join ISIS

More Australian Women Join ISIS

Trend of young women joining Islamic State a growing problem, Canberra states Saturday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/01/2015 22:41
UN Report: 15,000 Foreign Jihadists Joined ISIS

UN Report: 15,000 Foreign Jihadists Joined ISIS

According to UN special report, mass influx of foreign nationals from 80 countries have joined ISIS in Syria, Iraq over last two years.Cynthia Blank, 31/10/2014 09:45
Bill to Criminalize Joining ISIS

Bill to Criminalize Joining ISIS

Justice Minister Tzipi Livni to propose bill to mark joining any 'non-national' military group abroad a crime, as ISIS hysteria continues.Hezki Baruch and Tova Dvorin, 25/10/2014 23:01
German Biker Gang Joins Fight Against ISIS

German Biker Gang Joins Fight Against ISIS

Photos emerge on social media of members of the group bearing arms in besieged Syrian city; group claims to be on aid mission.Tova Dvorin, 19/10/2014 09:59
Three Toronto Teenagers Attempt to Join ISIS

Three Toronto Teenagers Attempt to Join ISIS

Teenage girls and aspiring 'terror brides' apprehended in Istanbul; officials praise parents' alerting authorities in time.Dalit Halevy, Tova Dvorin, 18/10/2014 22:05
Westerners in ISIS Threaten Countries of Origin

Westerners in ISIS Threaten Countries of Origin

British, French, German nationals threaten to plant ISIS flag 'on White House,' call world leaders 'liars' and 'swine.'Dalit Halevy, Tova Dvorin, 17/10/2014 14:41
'Several Jewish Converts Fighting for ISIS'

'Several Jewish Converts Fighting for ISIS'

A 'handful' of Jewish teenagers said to have joined ISIS. Jewish community officials say trend 'inconceivable.'Tova Dvorin, 14/10/2014 13:37
Economic Campaign Launched Against ISIS

Economic Campaign Launched Against ISIS

The war against global jihad will only be won through attrition, experts says - to 'kill the alligator by draining the swamp.'Tova Dvorin, 05/10/2014 08:57
Three US Citizens Join Kurdish Fight Against ISIS

Three US Citizens Join Kurdish Fight Against ISIS

A different type of foreign national: instead of joining jihadists, US citizens found to be joining fight against them.Tova Dvorin, 03/10/2014 15:03
France Charges 3 Jihadists Returning from Syria

France Charges 3 Jihadists Returning from Syria

Terrorists include brother-in-law of 2012 Toulouse terrorist Mohammed Merah; Paris rushes to bring men to trial after near-bungle.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/09/2014 20:22
US: American Islamist Terrorists Have Returned

US: American Islamist Terrorists Have Returned

Obama administration concedes citizens' involvement with ISIS, Al Qaeda for the first time as concern over homegrown terror grows.Tova Dvorin, 22/09/2014 21:59
CO Woman Pleads Guilty to Conspiracy to Support IS

CO Woman Pleads Guilty to Conspiracy to Support IS

US native who tried to join IS strikes deal to help intelligence agencies combat terrorism; sentencing upcoming.Tova Dvorin, 12/09/2014 16:53
Intelligence: IS Planning Attack in US, Europe

Intelligence: IS Planning Attack in US, Europe

Concerns grow over IS influence abroad, as intelligence officials claim terror group rivals Al Qaeda in the Middle East.Tova Dvorin, 17/08/2014 08:48
Special CIA Unit Investigated British Islamism

Special CIA Unit Investigated British Islamism

Washington takes concerns over Islamism in Britain into its own hands, concerned that ISIS influence can spread to the West.Tova Dvorin, 29/06/2014 13:47
Paris Sounds Alarm Over 'Made-in-France' Jihadists

Paris Sounds Alarm Over 'Made-in-France' Jihadists

French officials wake up to the dangerous role of foreign nationals in the Syrian Civil War, as trial of Brussels shooter continues.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/06/2014 14:37
Analysts Debate Long-Term Effect of Belgium Attack

Analysts Debate Long-Term Effect of Belgium Attack

Politicians, security experts weigh if the EU severely underestimated the risks Islamist pose to the West, compare Belgium attack to 9/11.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/06/2014 20:49
Brussels Shooter Claimed Responsibility in Video

Brussels Shooter Claimed Responsibility in Video

Mehdi Nemmouche, fresh from Syria, showed off arms, bragged about Jewish museum shooting in typical 'terror boast' video.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/06/2014 18:07
Canadian Citizen Convicted Over Terrorism Charges

Canadian Citizen Convicted Over Terrorism Charges

Mohammed Hersi, 28, arrested for attempting to join Al Qaeda group in Somalia; may face long prison sentence.Dalit Halevi, 01/06/2014 18:02
U.S. Confirms Citizen Carried Out Syria Attack

U.S. Confirms Citizen Carried Out Syria Attack

The United States confirms it believes an American citizen carried out a suicide bombing within Syria.Elad Benari, Canada, 31/05/2014 01:01
Twenty-Five French Citizens Killed in Syria

Twenty-Five French Citizens Killed in Syria

Foreign national problem mushrooming in France, officials say, after Jihadist recruiter busted transporting nationals to Aleppo.Dalit Halevi, Tova Dvorin, 03/05/2014 22:11
Fifth Canadian Killed Fighting in Syrian Civil War

Fifth Canadian Killed Fighting in Syrian Civil War

Syrian Army kills six foreign nationals in special army operation - including one Westerner. What does this mean for Canada?Dalit Halevy, Tova Dvorin, 18/04/2014 07:38
Three Arrested in Syria-Linked Terrorism Bust

Three Arrested in Syria-Linked Terrorism Bust

German authorities arrest three suspects on charges of being involved with Al Qaeda linked groups in Syria.Tova Dvorin, 31/03/2014 18:15
15 Months for Israeli Arab who Joined Al Qaeda

15 Months for Israeli Arab who Joined Al Qaeda

Taibe resident Abdel Qader Altlitha sentenced to 15-month prison sentence for joining Al-Nusra Front in Syria.Tova Dvorin, 10/02/2014 22:56
Brits in Syria Boast About Kills on Social Media

Brits in Syria Boast About Kills on Social Media

Graphic video surfaces showing British nationals in Syria torturing 'unbeliever'; British jihadists use Twitter to boast about kills.Tova Dvorin, 10/02/2014 20:37
At Least 50 US Citizens Fighting in Syria

At Least 50 US Citizens Fighting in Syria

US intelligence officials release estimate of how many US citizens are fighting in rebel factions, express concern over terrorism at home.Tova Dvorin, 05/02/2014 19:34
More than 75,000 Foreign Nationals Fight in Syria

More than 75,000 Foreign Nationals Fight in Syria

Syrian site reveals partial statistics for number of foreign nationals fighting in Syrian Civil War.Dalit Halevi, Tova Dvorin, 02/02/2014 09:22
Syria: Al Qaeda Training Westerners for Terror

Syria: Al Qaeda Training Westerners for Terror

Defector from the ISIS tells British news site that Al Qaeda has been recruiting foreign nationals to begin terror cells back home.Tova Dvorin, 21/01/2014 15:38
UK Revokes Citizenship of Syria Fighters

UK Revokes Citizenship of Syria Fighters

Home Office reported to be cracking down on British nationals involved in Islamist terror in Syria.Tova Dvorin, 23/12/2013 22:13
US Jihadist in Syria: Spread Islam to Whole World

US Jihadist in Syria: Spread Islam to Whole World

US national in Syria declares intent to kill infidels, fight enemies of Islam, implement Sharia law worldwide - including in the West.Dalit Halevi, Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/11/2013 15:26