Minnesota mosque blast 'deeper and scarier' than threats

/ Aug 7, 2017

Minnesota mosque blast 'deeper and scarier' than threats

The Dar Al-Farooq Islamic Center in suburban Minneapolis, like other U.S. mosques, occasionally receives threatening calls and emails. But leaders say they're more frightened after a weekend attack in which an explosive shattered windows and damaged a room as worshippers prepared for morning prayers. "We ...

Philippine assault on Muslim extremists sends 24,000 fleeing on Mindanao

May 11, 2017

Philippine assault on Muslim extremists sends 24,000 fleeing on Mindanao

More than 24,000 people fled their homes as the Philippine military used airstrikes and artillery against Muslim extremists who have pledged allegiance to the Islamic State group, authorities said Thursday. Almost a week of attacks on members of the Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters in the ...