Fighting in Anbar pits friends battling friends, kin against kin
Dead fighters in Anbar, iraq.
Iraq: 450,000 have fled al-Anbar as Gov’t Deploys Militias against al-Qaeda
Where do unemployed Shiite Muslim men go to get work? They join the League, an extremist Shiite rebel group that offers a pay check to all its fighters.
Source: Informed Comment
Qatar 2022 teeters towards disaster
With human rights issues, billions of dollars invested into building stadiums, and a FIFA President throwing them under the bus, the Qatari government has an ever-growing list of 2022 issues.
Source: The Gulf Blog
Will Syria’s foreign fighters turn on the West?
Many foreign fighters are in Syria because they want "to implement the laws of God." And once it is implemented there, the ISIS sees the West as the next land that needs God's laws forced upon them.
Source: Now Media Blog