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  1. News - World - ISLAMIC STATE

    British PM Cameron vows justice over Islamic State beheading of aid worker David Haines

    Posted Sep 14th 2014, 09:21am by AGENCIES

    ... of a British aid worker beheaded by Islamic State, which he condemned as an "act of pure evil". In its third beheading of a Western hostage in less than a month, Islamic State released ... and Iraq. US Secretary of State John Kerry was in Paris to push for a broad international coalition against Islamic State. He has secured the backing of 10 Arab states, including Saudi Arabia. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1592223/british-aid-worker-beheaded-militants-pm-says-killers-pure-evil
  2. Business - Money - BONDS

    City sukuk opens door to more Islamic finance in Hong Kong

    Posted Sep 15th 2014, 04:40am by Enoch Yiu

    ... Enoch Yiu enoch.yiu@scmp.com Successful sale of Islamic bond last week may pave the way for city to sell more financial instruments compliant with sharia law Sukuk opens door to Islamic finance in HK The launch of the Hong Kong government's first sukuk last week is seen as paving the way for private firms to follow suit in promoting the city as a centre for Islamic finance, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/money/markets-investing/article/1592514/city-sukuk-opens-door-more-islamic-finance-hong
  3. News - World

    Uncertainty over Islamic State numbers clouds threat analysis

    Posted Sep 15th 2014, 04:55am by WASHPOST

    ... Barack Obama announced a new military offensive against Islamic State, one of his top counterterrorism officials testified to Congress that the al-Qaeda offshoot had an estimated 10,000 fighters. ... In his speech, Obama laid out a rationale that leaned heavily on what-ifs. The United States had "not yet detected specific plotting against our homeland", Obama said. But Islamic State ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1592645/uncertainty-over-islamic-state-numbers-clouds-threat-analysis
  4. News - World - ISLAMIC MILITANCY

    Australia commits troops and aircraft to campaign to defeat Islamic State

    Posted Sep 15th 2014, 04:55am by Reuters

    ... againstIslamic State Australia became the first country to detail troop numbers and aircraft for a US-led coalition fighting Islamic State militants in Iraq, as Washington drums up support for global ... be deployed to a US military base in the United Arab Emirates. A number of countries have responded to US President Barack Obama's call to join a coalition against Islamic State, but Australia ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1592644/australia-commits-troops-and-aircraft-campaign-defeat-islamic-state
  5. News - World - ISLAMIC MILITANCY

    'Fed-up' British jihad fighters seen as a key weapon against Islamic State

    Posted Sep 14th 2014, 07:19am by WASHPOST

    ... The fighter's disillusionment, experts say, has become a recurring theme among some of the thousands from around the globe who have answered Islamic State's call for holy war but have found ... antidote to Islamic State propaganda. Yet it's one seldom, if ever, heard, in part because of government policy that focuses on keeping Britons who have gone to war from returning home, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1591782/fed-british-jihad-fighters-seen-key-weapon-against-islamic-state
  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    World must unite for prolonged campaign to defeat Islamic State

    Posted Sep 12th 2014, 05:51am by SCMP Editorial

    ... SCMP Editorial Unite to defeat Islamic State The barbarous extremists of Islamic State pose a threat to the Middle East and, potentially, the world. US President Barack Obama is right, ... to defeat the menace. Obama's strategy relies on a multi-faceted response. Air strikes over Iraq will be stepped up and extended to Islamic State's base in Syria, and 475 more US ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1590465/world-must-unite-prolonged-campaign-defeat-islamic-state
  7. News - Asia - AUSTRALIA

    Australia raises terror threat level over domestic Islamic State supporters

    Posted Sep 12th 2014, 02:08pm by Associated Press in Canberra

    ... Associated Press in Canberra Canberra upgrades warning over domestic threat from Islamic State supporters to the second highest level on a four tier scale The Australian government on Friday elevated its terrorism threat level to the second highest warning in response to the domestic threat posed by Islamic State movement supporters. Prime Minister Tony Abbott announced ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1590828/australia-elevates-terrorism-threat-second-highest-level
  8. Business - Money - DEBT

    Hong Kong raises US$1 billion in debut issue of Islamic bonds

    Posted Sep 12th 2014, 06:19am by Bloomberg

    ... Bloomberg HK raises US$1b in debut issue of Islamic bonds Hong Kong sold US$1 billion of sovereign Islamic bonds in its first-ever issue of the securities, attracting orders for 4.7 times ... in a market with US$2 trillion of Islamic banking assets. The city is the fourth Asian issuer of sovereign sukuk, following Malaysia, Indonesia and Pakistan, while Luxembourg and South Africa ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/money/markets-investing/article/1590513/hong-kong-raises-us1-billion-debut-issue-islamic
  9. News - World - MIDDLE EAST

    Islamic State has up to 31,500 fighters in Iraq and Syria: CIA

    Posted Sep 12th 2014, 11:48am by Agence France-Presse in Washington

    ... Agence France-Presse in Washington Central Intelligence Agency more than doubles its estimate of the number of Islamic State fighters on the ground in Syria and Iraq as President Obama vows to expand US offensive Islamic State militants in Iraq and Syria now have about 20,000 to 31,500 fighters on the ground, the Central Intelligence Agency said on Thursday, much higher ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1590754/islamic-state-has-31500-fighters-iraq-and-syria-cia
  10. News - World - ISLAMIC STATE

    Obama vows to expand airstrikes on Islamic State into Syria, but won't send combat troops

    Posted Sep 11th 2014, 07:35am by MCT

    ... by the murderous Sunni Muslim extremists of Islamic State, who are tearing the country apart in a tsunami of sectarian bloodletting. Obama on Wednesday announced the deployment of another 475 American ... of former prime minister Nouri al-Maliki, whose divisive policies fuelled Islamic State's rise, the administration is struggling to ensure that the government of his hand-picked successor, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1589940/obama-us-expand-airstrikes-islamic-state

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