Terror Trends Bulletin

Terror Trends Bulletin

The Trouble with Turkey’s Erdogan…and His Global Supporters
Tuesday, June 26, 2018 8:22 PM

by Christopher W. Holton Predictably, Recep Tayyip Erdogan was re-elected in Turkey in the latest demonstration of his seizure of absolute power there. What was once a largely secular nation is now careening toward and Islamic State to fulfill Erdogan’s dream of re-establishing the Ottoman Empire, the last widely recognized Islamic caliphate, which was shut […]
Islamic State presence growing in Kashmir
Saturday, March 31, 2018 10:04 PM

posted by Christopher Holton Now that the Islamic State caliphate has been crippled in Iraq and Syria, Jihadis loyal to the Islamic State are cropping up elsewhere in the world. There has been fairly extensive coverage of the Islamic State’s activities in the Philippines. Now comes the news that the Islamic State is rearing its […]
What is Being Preached in Mosques?
Thursday, March 29, 2018 6:40 PM

by Christopher Holton Here is a sample of what is being preached in some mosques these days. From a recent sermon in Sydney, Australia: “This nation [Muslims] should know that it was […] created to spread Allah’s religion and lead the nations, and this could only be achieved by Jihad for the sake of Allah!” […]
Recommended Reading: A Few Vital Web Sites
Thursday, March 29, 2018 3:03 PM

by Christopher W. Holton For anyone concerned about the threat from jihad there are a few web resources of which readers may or may not be aware and which we consider required reading on a regular basis to stay informed of the threats. Here are just a few of those resources that we follow regularly: […]
Jihadi prisoner tries to kill warden
Sunday, March 18, 2018 8:48 PM

posted by Christopher Holton Here we have a vivid illustration of just how fanatic and committed our enemies in the global Jihadist insurgency can be. This incident also speaks to the need for a terrorist registry in America modeled after the successful sex offender registry. A jihadi named Fazliddin Kurbanov serving a 25-year prison sentence for […]
The latest attack in the jihad insurgency in the Philippines
Saturday, March 17, 2018 5:42 PM

posted by Christopher Holton We have long reported on TerrorTrendsBulletin about two theaters in the global Jihadist insurgency that have gone largely ignored: Thailand and the Philippines. The Philippines in particular have become one of the central theaters in this world war with both Al Qaeda and Islamic State affiliates active with violent attacks. There […]
CAIR attempts to shut down valuable police training in Georgia
Sunday, March 11, 2018 8:20 PM

by Christopher Holton The Muslim Brotherhood’s Council on American Islamic Relations (CAIR) is up to its usual tricks. This time, in the state of Georgia, CAIR is waging a disinformation campaign to end valuable counterjihad training that has been conducted by a military and law enforcement professional across the southeastern United States for years. The […]
Another Day of Jihad in America…and the National TV Yawns
Wednesday, March 7, 2018 10:37 PM

posted by Christopher Holton Don’t bother checking the television news networks for these two stories. You won’t find them. The stories must not fit the narratives that the various 24/7 TV news networks are pushing. Or maybe they just won’t attract large audiences for ratings. At any rate, yesterday two unrelated stories emerged in Utah […]
New Bill in Congress to Designate Hezbollah as a Drug Trafficker
Tuesday, February 27, 2018 9:25 PM

posted by Christopher W. Holton Congressmen Ted Budd of North Carolina and Lee Zeldin of New York have filed legislation in Congress that would designated Hezbollah as a drug trafficker. The bill has been dubbed the Hezbollah Kingpin Designation Act. If the act passes into law, it would evidently empower the Treasury Department to more […]
The Case for a Terrorist Registry in America
Wednesday, December 27, 2017 10:05 PM

by Christopher W Holton Since the 1990s sex offenders in America have been required to register with their local sheriff so that law enforcement can be aware of their residence. This program has worked very well. The time has come for a similar registry for those offenders who have been convicted of terrorism offenses. […]