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Sheikh Ammar Shahin Islamic Center of Davis (Davis Masjid / Screenshot / YouTube)

California Imam Apologizes for Antisemitic Sermon

Imam Ammar Shahin of the Islamic Center of Davis apologized on Friday for a July 21 sermon in which he had quoted an antisemitic text and prayed for Allah to “annihilate” Jews “down to the very last one.”

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Lebanese Columnist: Arab World In Perpetual War Against Women

TEL AVIV – A Lebanese columnist slammed the Arab world for its misogyny and blatant discrimination of women, calling out a Lebanese MP for saying that women’s only role is to “give a rapist a reason to rape them.”

NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 17: A NYPD bomb disposal robot handles an unexploded pressure cooker bomb on September 17, 2016 on West 27th Street in New York City. Another device had exploded earlier injuring 29 people on 23rd St. in Chelsea. (Photo by Lucien Harriot/Getty Images)

Pro-Islamic State Channel Posts Pressure Cooker Bomb Tutorials After Rahami Attacks

The Islamic State (ISIS/ISIL)-linked Cyber Kahilafah posted tutorials on the encrypted messaging app Telegram on using pressure cookers to create deadly bombs and modifying cell phones and Bluetooth devices to use as timers to detonate remotely, according to the Middle East Media Research Institute (MEMRI) Jihad and Terrorism Threat Monitor (JTTM).

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Saudi Columnist: Muslim Clerics Too Afraid to Speak Against Suicide Attacks

Suicide – and therefore a suicide attack – is one of the most grievous transgressions of Islamic law, a column in the Saudi daily Al-Watan claimed, and Muslim clerics do nothing to combat the brainwashing by terror groups which convinces young people to carry out these forbidden acts in the name of Allah.

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WATCH: Qatar-Based Educational Program Teaches ‘Jews Tried To kill Mohammed’

The Jerusalem Post reports: Educational software from a Qatar-based developer teaches users that Jews attempted to assassinate the Muslim prophet Mohammed and that the entirety of Israel is under “occupation,” the Middle East Media Research Institute (MEMRI) reported Wednesday. The software,

Supporters and members of the Palestinian Fatah movement gesture during a rally in support of Islam in the West Bank town of Hebron on January 15,2015,and against the new cover of Charlie Hebdo, published in Paris, that again featured the Prophet Mohammed on its cover.

Report Tracks Western Funding Of Palestinian Groups That Support Terror

The Jerusalem Post reports: Palestinian civil society organizations that receive foreign funding are inciting terrorism, according to a new report by MEMRI (the Middle East Media Research Institute) and shared exclusively with The Jerusalem Post on Monday. Palestinian organizations in

People hold placards displaying portaits as they take part in a demonstration denouncing Iran's use of the death penalty on January 28, 2016 in Paris, organised to coincide with the official visit to France by the Iranian President.

Saudi Daily: Iran Has Replaced Israel as the Gulf States’ No. 1 Enemy

TEL AVIV – The Saudi daily Al-Jazirah published an article Tuesday saying that Iran has replaced Israel as the number one enemy of the Gulf states, and anyone who disagrees is a traitor. The article, authored by Saudi journalist Muhammad Aal Al-Sheikh and translated by MEMRI, argues that Iran is exploiting the Palestinian issue as a pretext for “infiltrating deep into the Arab world, shredding its Arab fabric, and dragging Arab society into supporting its expansionary plan.”

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WATCH: Hamas Emulates Islamic State Executions in New Propaganda Videos

TEL AVIV – A new propaganda video showing terrorists simulating Islamic State-style executions of Israeli soldiers is one of the latest in a series of Hamas-produced videos showcasing terrorist skills and demonstrations. The clip shows three masked Hamas terrorists in camouflage

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Qatari Columnist: Arab, Muslim Worlds Deny Women’s Rights Granted by Koran

TEL AVIV – The Qatari daily Al-Raya published two articles condemning the Arab and Muslim world for denying women the rights afforded them by the Koran, saying a “backward legacy” favors Muslim men’s control over women rather than allowing women to express their individuality.

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Radical Canadian Imam: ‘Rome Will Be Conquered’

A radical Canadian imam called for Muslims to “look forward” as “Rome will be conquered,” in a Friday sermon posted on the Internet on Feb. 16 and translated by the Middle East Monitoring Research Institute (MEMRI).

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PHOTOS: Soros-Backed Bard College Partner Holds ‘Human Chain’ Ceremony Glorifying Terrorists

TEL AVIV – Al-Quds University, a partner of Bard College in New York, held a ceremony celebrating the so-called martyrdom of Baha Alyan, the terrorist who killed three civilians and wounded four more in October. The Palestinian Authority’s “High Commission for Youth and Sports” sponsored the Al-Quds event, which honored the memory of 22-year-old Alyan. He along with another terrorist, Bilal Ghanem, carried out the attack on October 13, 2015.