Monthly Archives: May 2010


Pakistan

Four Taliban fighters dressed as policemen stormed a hospital in Lahore and killed five people, including three policemen. The Taliban are suspected of trying to free or kill one of their own who carried out the attack on two Ahmadi mosques in Lahore on May 28. The military claimed 42 Taliban fighters were killed in […]


Al Qaeda

Al Qaeda announced that Mustafa Abu Yazid was killed in a strike. Yazid, who was al Qaeda’s leader in Afghanistan and top financial officer, was killed in a US strike in North Waziristan on May 21.


Israel

UN Security Council members urge Israel to lift Gaza siege


Israel

Israel: ‘Marmara’ ship docks in Ashdod; video shows attack on troops


Israel

Israeli soldier: Pro-Palestinian Turkish activists came for war


Israel

IHH – a Turkish humanitarian relief fund with a radical Islamic anti-Western orientation


Palestinian Territories

Pro-Palestinian ‘activists’ from the jihadist-linked, Turkey-based Humanitarian Relief Fund attacked Israeli naval commandos with knives and bats as they boarded a ship, sparking a battle that resulted in 10 people killed and six commandos wounded. The activists were transporting supplies to Gaza when intercepted by the Israelis.