Al-Qaeda, on the ropes and defeated, fires shells toward the airport in Gao.
“Islamists shell troop-heavy area around Mali’s Gao airport,” fromÂ AFP, October 30 (thanks to Maxwell):
Bamako (AFP) – Islamists fired shells on Wednesday towards the airport in Gao, Mali’s second-largest city, but did not cause any casualties, a source from the Malian army headquarters said.
“Islamophobia is the biggest threat to peace in the world today.” — U.S. “academic” Kevin BarrettÂ in Iran’s state-run PressTV
A 5-hour battle between Islamic extremists and army troops in the capital of Yobe state killed at least 127 people, all but two combatants, according to reports from army and police officers that raise doubts about military claims that they have the upper hand in Nigeria’s fight to halt an Islamic uprising in the northeast.Â . . . . continue reading . . . .
Boko Haram attacked the provincial capital in Yobe State today.
35 were reportedly killed.
The TelegraphÂ reported:
Dozens of bodies in military uniforms have brought to a morgue in northern Nigeria after Islamist fighters staged a surprise attack on a provincial capital, hospital sources said.
Sometimes there is blowback:
Somalia’s al-Shabab commanders ‘killed’ in strike
- An air strike in southern Somalia has killed two senior commanders of the militant Islamist group, al-Shabab, residents have told the BBC.
The more Islam & Jihad in Africa, the more ‘hijra’ (migration) to Europe we will see:
We have become so wedded to unsustainable humanitarian ideals that we are mentally incapable of defending our own continued national existence. When faced with millions of people coming from the global South, we simply raise a white flag and say that they are welcome to colonize our countries.