Thursday, June 29, 2017
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
"Gaza has a talented, tech-savvy population; if ever there were peace, an American investor said, ‘Gaza’s internet sector would become another India.’ The number of internet users in Gaza is reportedly equal to that of Tel Aviv, and a small number are already subcontracting for companies in India, Bangladesh and Israel."
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Friday, June 09, 2017
"He added that they used to watch videos and had sympathy for children in Syria and wanted to do something for Daesh to help."
Thursday, June 08, 2017
"Salman Abedi's brother Hashem also said he had bought equipment for the attack in Britain, though he did not know where it would be carried out, Ahmed Bin Salem, a spokesman for Tripoli's Special Deterrence Force (Rada), told Reuters.
"Hashem said that he and Salman got the ideology of Daesh (Islamic State) in Manchester in 2015 from the internet and some friends in the U.K.," said Bin Salem [Ahmed Bin Salem, a spokesman for Tripoli's Special Deterrence Force]
""He added that they used to watch videos and had sympathy for children in Syria and wanted to do something for Daesh to help.""
Wednesday, June 07, 2017
"A voice is heard saying, in Arabic: "We're not going anywhere. We're staying forever.""
NPR, ISIS Takes Credit For Iran Attacks, Several Deaths Reported
IRNA, Interior Ministry confirms end of terrorist attacks in Tehran (also see adjacent links to condemnation of the attacks). "In an apparently coordinated attempt, two terrorist groups attacked mausoleum of the late Imam Khomeini, southern Tehran, and the Iranian Parliament (Majlis) on Wednesday morning, killing 12 people and injuring 42 more."
Monday, June 05, 2017
BBC News, Qatar row: Six countries cut links with Doha
Middle East Eye, Three potential motives behind the spat between Qatar and its Gulf neighbours "It's clear that the hacking of Qatar's news agency last month was a premeditated assault. Here's why it happened - and why now."
Middle East Eye, Qatar hits back as Saudi, Egypt, UAE cut diplomatic, transport ties "Saudi Arabia, Egypt, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain cut their ties with Qatar and expelled the Gulf state from the coalition fighting the war in Yemen, accusing it of supporting terrorism. It opens up the worst rift in years among some of the most powerful states in the Arab world."
Arab News, Bahrain, KSA, Egypt and UAE cut diplomatic ties with Qatar
Al Jazeera, Inside Story: What's behind recent media attacks against Qatar?
Friday, June 02, 2017
Thursday, June 01, 2017
"A key researcher behind PhotoDNA says he is developing software called eGLYPH, which applies PhotoDNA’s basic principles to identify video promoting terrorism—even if the clips have been edited, copied or otherwise altered."
Intense new 20 part series 'Black Crows' for Ramadan viewing on MBC:
NPR, New Show 'Black Crows' To Tell Stories Of Life Under ISIS
The National, TV drama Black Crows looks at ISIL threat from a female perspective
ANSA.it, ISIS threatens producers, cast of 'Black Crows' TV show
Reuters, Saudi-owned TV drama fights Islamic State propaganda
Foreign Policy, Can Good Television Beat the Islamic State?
It is also referred to in this post on Arabic for Nerds, Are there TV shows in Classical Arabic with English subtitles? which points out that the series will be available post-Ramadan on MBC's YouTube channel.