Sweden: Jihadi asylum seeker who killed 5 in vehicular jihad planned for months, targeted gay clubs

Follow @TheCircumvent Gay clubs? Planning for months? Asylum seeker? Vehicular jihad? Surely nothing to do with Islam or immigration. He was probably just disgruntled or mentally ill. February 9: Linked to Tajik IS militants February 2: Stockholm jihadi had contact with ‘high-ranking… Continue Reading

France: Jihadi who murdered French Jewess while shouting ‘Allahu Akbar’ isn’t mentally ill, will stand trial

Follow @TheCircumvent Another blow to the “mental illness” argument. February 28, 2018: French judge: Murder was anti-semitic February 1, 2018: Hate crime charges dropped Jerusalem Post, January 28, 2018. Kobili Traore, the suspected murderer of French grandmother Sarah Halimi, was… Continue Reading

Muslim tolerance — India: Muslima receives death threats for leading Friday prayers

Follow @TheCircumvent January 31: Indian Muslim clerics: Women can’t lead prayer, it is forbidden Financial Express, January 29, 2018. A 34-year-old Muslim woman named Jamitha is facing death threats for leading Friday prayers. Jamitha, who is general secretary of the… Continue Reading

Minnesota: Jihadi admits to stabbing 2 men, pledged allegiance to ISIS

Follow @TheCircumvent The right-wing media’s long speculation that this was a terror attack has been confirmed. February 16, 2018: Gets 10 years February 5, 2018: Jihadi entered US with foreign relatives KSTP, January 26, 2018. On Thursday, 20-year-old Mahad Abdiaziz Adbiraham… Continue Reading

Philadelphia: Muslim who pledged allegiance to ISIS who shot police officer tells judge he won’t ‘plead to anyone but Allah’

Follow @TheCircumvent January 31: ‘Thought of Allah’ as he pulled trigger AP, January 25, 2018. A man accused of ambushing a Philadelphia police officer with a hail of gunfire in the name of the Islamic State group refused to cooperate… Continue Reading