France announces an action plan to combat jihadism

The French government announced yesterday an action plan to combat jihadism, including the monitoring of 3,000 people, hiring of Muslim chaplains in prisons and separate records for persons convicted of terrorism. The Prime Minister, Manuel Valls, said that these measures are...

Canada on alert after terrorist attacks performed by suspected extremists

Canada began to take precautions after the Islamist extremism executed two attacks in three days against military and the Parliament by shooters with ideas closed to jihadism. The young attackers were born and raised “in this peaceful country,” said Prime Minister...

Pope Francisco criticized religious extremists

Last Sunday during a visit to Albania, Pope Francisco denounced the use of religion as a “pretext” to justify violence, referring to the growth of jihadist movements in the Middle East and Africa. “Let no one think that they can hide behind God when they design...

Germany will supply Kurdish forces with military weapons

The German government agreed to send anti-tank missiles and machine guns to the Kurds fighting against the jihadist group of the slamic State (IS) in northern Iraq. The decision was taken at a meeting yesterday presided by Chancellor Angela Merkel with her ministers of defense,...