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US finally classifies Kiwi jihadist a terrorist.

US finally classifies Kiwi jihadist a terrorist. The Kiwi man known as the “bumbling jihadi” has finally been classified a terrorist by the US State Department. Former Hamilton man Mark John Taylor, also known as Muhammad Daniel and Abu Abdul-Rahman, has been active on social media for years, posting images of himself with weapons and… Continue reading US finally classifies Kiwi jihadist a terrorist.

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Foreign fighters in the Middle East could return to New Zealand as Islamic State crumbles – John Key.

Foreign fighters returning to New Zealand from the Middle East as Islamic State crumbles is a “risk”, says John Key. The threat was among issues raised in talks between Australia’s Foreign Minister Julie Bishop in Auckland with her counterpart Murray McCully and the Prime Minister at the weekend. Bishop said Australia had stepped up its support… Continue reading Foreign fighters in the Middle East could return to New Zealand as Islamic State crumbles – John Key.

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First terrorism propaganda conviction: Sentencing today

Islam never sleeps. And this is normal Islam. The first person in the country caught with graphic terrorist propaganda will be sentenced in an Auckland court this morning. Less than five months ago, Niroshan Nawarajan, 27, walked into Auckland’s US consulate wearing a black Isis T-shirt and asked if the building was “bomb proof”. He… Continue reading First terrorism propaganda conviction: Sentencing today

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New Zealand ‘jihadi brides’ all left from Australia.

SIS director Rebecca Kitteridge talks about the increase in ‘Jihadi Brides’ on the NZ spy agency’s watchlist. No presumed Jihadi bride has left from New Zealand, spooks have confirmed, instead all of the women who made headlines last year, departed Australia. The Security Intelligence Service has confirmed those women were New Zealand citizens but living across the ditch.… Continue reading New Zealand ‘jihadi brides’ all left from Australia.

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NZ flag on ISIS video

Quran 3:151. We will cast terror into the hearts of those who disbelieve… The four minute video And No Respite appeared on the al-Ḥayat Media Centre website – the media arm of Isis. It included New Zealand among 60 flags representing “the global coalition against the Islamic State”. Prime Minister John Key says he is not aware… Continue reading NZ flag on ISIS video

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Officials investigating why Kiwi is named on Isis hit list

Quran 3:151. We will cast terror into the hearts of those who disbelieve… An Aucklander is on a “kill list” published by Islamic State fighters who claim to have hacked the computers of US military personnel. Defence Minister Gerry Brownlee said the Government was investigating the threat made by the hacking group. “It’s obviously something… Continue reading Officials investigating why Kiwi is named on Isis hit list

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Islamic State posts hit list after hacking addresses, mobile numbers.

The Minister responsible for Security Intelligence Services, Chris Finlayson, says efforts are being made to verify an IS ‘hit-list’ after an Auckland man was allegedly targeted as part of an attack on US military information. The Government is taking an Islamic State threat against a New Zealander seriously, and says police protection will be provided… Continue reading Islamic State posts hit list after hacking addresses, mobile numbers.

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Kiwis ‘talked down’ from joining Isis – Key.

There is no mention of radicalisation because it is just ordinary Islam that leads people to want to fight for the cause. NZ-based individuals ‘talked out of joining Isis’ after approaches by worried parents, says Key Prime Minister John Key says the SIS has talked would-be jihadists in New Zealand out of joining Isis after… Continue reading Kiwis ‘talked down’ from joining Isis – Key.

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Hawke’s Bay Muslim forms own Islamic State

A Hawke’s Bay Muslim man is calling on “souljahs of Allah” to join him in forming the “Islamic State of Aotearoa”. Te Amorangi Kireka-Whaanga, of Hastings, who heads the Aotearoa Maori Muslim Association, said in a Facebook post yesterday he had changed the organisation’s name to the Islamic State of Aotearoa. Hastings Mayor Lawrence Yule… Continue reading Hawke’s Bay Muslim forms own Islamic State

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New Zealand Muslim Leader Te Amorangi Kireka-Whaanga Forming Own Islamic State.

Maori Muslim leader Te Amorangi Kireka-Whaanga is calling on “souljahs of Allah” to help him form their own Islamic state. The self-proclaimed peace advocate announced on his Facebook that he has changed the Aotearoa Maori Muslim Association name to Islamic State of Aotearoa. Kireka-Whaanga, who was named as one of the 500 most influential Muslims… Continue reading New Zealand Muslim Leader Te Amorangi Kireka-Whaanga Forming Own Islamic State.