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Salafists attack seaside tourist site in Gaza

One of the Gaza Strip’s most luxurious seaside tourist sites attacked after the resort was accused of holding a mixed-gender concert.

Salafists attack seaside tourist site in Gaza

Islamic scholar: Islam needs to be reformed from within

Scholar imprisoned for his extremist views says he's leading a fight to provide next generation a fighting chance against radical Islam.

Islamic scholar: Islam needs to be reformed from withinplayer

Hamas arrests Salafist on suspicion of tearing down poster of Soleimani

Arrest comes ahead of the first anniversary of the elimination of Soleimani in a US drone strike in Baghdad.

Hamas arrests Salafist for tearing down poster of Soleimani

Hamas waging 'secret war' against jihadists

Report in Lebanese newspaper says Hamas is targeting followers of ISIS and other Salafist group following bomb attack in Gaza City.

Hamas waging 'secret war' against jihadists

Paris stabber had 'radical vision of Islam'

French prosecutors say man who stabbed four colleagues to death had been in contact with members of Salafism.

Paris stabber had 'radical vision of Islam'

Hamas detains jihadist leader in Gaza

Hamas police detain suspected leader of jihadist group in Bureij.

Hamas detains jihadist leader in Gaza

Report: Hamas arrests suspects in connection with suicide attack

Hamas security forces reportedly arrest Salafists in connection with last week's suicide attack in Rafah.

Report: Hamas arrests suspects in connection with suicide attack

ISIS-affiliated terrorists claim Gaza rocket attack

Aknaf Bait al-Maqdis terrorist group claims rocket attack on Sha'ar Hanegev Regional Council.

ISIS-affiliated terrorists claim Gaza rocket attack

Arab Israeli Salafists take aim at culture

Israeli Arabs want authorities to do more about a growing tide of Islamist intimidation within their own communities.

Arab Israeli Salafists take aim at sport and culture

Gaza Salafists look to ISIS for inspiration

Who are the Gazan Salafist groups maintaining an uneasy truce with Hamas, and committed to 'killing the Jews'?

Gaza Salafists look to ISIS for inspiration

'ISIS is planning a major attack in Israel'

ISIS affiliate in Gaza claims ISIS will increasingly focus on US and Israel, promises a major attack in Israel is only a matter of time.

'ISIS is planning a major attack in Israel'

France looking for mentor of Toulouse attacker

Sources say France is searching for a Salafist preacher who mentored Toulouse and Paris terrorists.

Report: France looking for mentor of Toulouse attacker

Egyptian Salafi politician shot dead in the Sinai

Egypt's leading Islamist party says gunmen on a motorcycle kill their party's secretary.

Egyptian Salafi politician shot dead in the Sinai

Report: Hamas Considering 5-Year Ceasefire

Hamas officials travel to Qatar to work out final details of ceasefire offer under alleged UN supervision; Israel expected to agree.

Report: Hamas Considering 5-Year Ceasefire

Report: Salafists Trying to Get IAF to Oust Hamas

Defense official claims recent rocket fire is an attempt by Salafists to suck Israel into their internal conflict with Hamas.

Report: Salafists Trying to Get IAF to Oust Hamas For Them

ISIS Threatens to Destroy 'Heretical Hamas'

A group claiming to be associated with ISIS and operating in Gaza said that it killed a top Hamas commander.

ISIS Threatens to Destroy 'Heretical Hamas'

ISIS Threatens to Declare War on Hamas

ISIS-linked Salafist group in Gaza threatens to kill 'one by one' all Hamas personnel in retaliation for arrests of some 40 of its members.

ISIS Threatens to Declare War on Hamas

Hamas Accused of Torturing Salafists in Jail

Salafist movement in Gaza says Hamas torturing its members, monitoring others, while threatening Hamas with 'punishment.'

Hamas Accused of Torturing Salafists in Jail

Salafists Claim Two Suicide Bombings in Sinai

Al-Qaeda-inspired terrorist group Ansar Bayt Al-Maqdis claims two suicide bombings that left three dead.

Salafists Claim Two Suicide Bombings in Sinai

'There Are Al-Qaeda Terrorists in Gaza'

"If Israel violates the truce, we fire our rockets," warns the head of a Gaza-based jihadist group.

'There Are Thousands of Al-Qaeda Terrorists in Gaza'

Salafists Responsible for Eilat Rocket Attack

Ansar Bayt al-Makdis, a Sinai-based jihadi group, vows that 'the Jews will only see injury from us.'

Salafists Responsible for Eilat Rocket Attack

Elite Unit Honored for Ending Salafist Threat

Police's Yamam eliminated three terrorists carrying explosive charges and arrested others, saving many lives.

Elite Unit Honored for Ending Salafist Threat

PA Security Forces Arrest 20 Salafists

PA security forces arrest 20 Salafists, hours after Al-Qaeda-affiliated terror group announces presence in Judea and Samaria.

PA Security Forces Arrest 20 Salafists

Sinai Group Claims Failed Attempt on Minister

Al-Qaeda-linked group in the Sinai claims responsibility for a failed assassination attempt that targeted Egypt’s interior minister.

Sinai Terror Group Claims Failed Attempt on Minister's Life

Ziad Bahaa El-Din Offered to be Egypt's Next PM

After Salafists object to Mohamed ElBaradei, Egypt offers commercial lawyer Ziad Bahaa El-Din to become Prime Minister.

Ziad Bahaa El-Din Offered to be Egypt's Next PM

The New Syria: Flogging in the Town Square

Islamist rebel forces have begun holding sharia-based trials and meting public punishment.

The New Syria: Flogging in the Town Squareplayer

Tunisia: 1 Dead in Clashes with Salafists

Security forces and Salafists fight street battles in Tunis, with one protester killed and 15 policemen wounded.

Tunisia: 1 Dead in Clashes Between Security Forces and Salafists

Hamas Continues to Crackdown on Salafists

Gaza’s Hamas terrorist rulers have arrested several radical Salafists for "security and criminal rulers".

Hamas Continues to Crackdown on Salafists

Gaza Salafists Protest Relatives Arrests

Dozens of Gazans rally in central Gaza, demanding Hamas release their detained Salafist relatives.

Gaza Salafists Protest the Arrests of their Relatives

Eilat: Planes to Receive Anti-Missile Systems

Israeli planes taking off from Eilat will be armed with anti-missile systems due to anti-aircraft threat.

Eilat: Civilian Planes to Receive Anti-Missile Systemsplayer

Terror Group Releases Video of Rocket Attack

The Salafi jihadist group that claimed responsibility for a rocket attack on Eilat has released a video which shows the rockets being fired.

Salafi Terror Group Releases Video of Rocket Attack on Eilatplayer

Hamas Arrests Two Salafists Over Rocket Attacks

The Hamas terrorist movement has arrested two hardline Islamists in connection with rocket attacks on Israel.

Hamas Arrests Two Salafists Over Rocket Attacks

Hamas Arrests Salafist Terrorists

Gaza's Hamas rulers have arrested two Salafist terrorists, after a Salafist group claimed a rocket attack on the city of Sderot.

Hamas Arrests Salafist Terrorists After Rocket Attack on Israel

Response to Rockets: Gaza Fishing Zone Halved

Senior defense source: Israel will not allow Hamas to "drizzle" rockets again.

Response to Rockets: Gaza Fishing Zone Halved

Gaza Court Cuts Sentence in Italian Murder Case

A Gaza military court accepted the appeal by two terrorists convicted last year of the kidnap and murder of an Italian national.

Gaza Court Cuts Sentence in Italian Murder Case

Egyptian Cleric Calls to Kill Opposition Leaders

A radical Egyptian cleric has called to kill the leaders of the country’s opposition, leading to security being increased around them.

Video: Egyptian Salafi Cleric Calls to Kill Opposition Leadersplayer

Jihad and Salafists May Blow up Hamas Truce

Terrorist rivals challenging Hamas’ control of Gaza may blow up the ceasefire reached last week, Voice of America reports.

Two Reasons Hamas Truce May Blow Up: Jihad and Salafists

Egypt Salafists Punish Man for 'Cursing' Islam

Salafist group in Egypt attacks a man for not allowing its member to use his toilet, orders to cut his brother's tongue for “cursing” Islam.

Egypt Salafists Punish Man for 'Cursing' Islam

Tunisian Leader Planning Slow Islamist Takeover

Hidden camera video shows Rashid al-Ghannushi advising Salafists on taking control of state.

Tunisian Leader Planning Slow Islamist Takeoverplayer

Brother of Al-Qaeda Leader Calls for Jihad

Egyptian Salafist Muhammad Al-Zawahiri calls for jihad against Jews, says he does not recognize the elections that were held in his country.

Brother of Al-Qaeda Leader Calls for Jihad Against Jewsplayer