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The Jihad Will Be YouTubed
FOREIGN POLICY - The AFPAK Channel ^ | December 15, 2011 | by Raffaello Pantucci

Posted on 01/01/2012 3:26:29 PM PST by Cindy

The Jihad Will Be YouTubed by Raffaello Pantucci

December 15, 2011

FOREIGN POLICY - The AFPAK Channel

SNIPPET: "While clearly the technology to make such videos is something that is universal, it does seem as though it is aspirant jihadists in the West who find it easiest to use. There was no evidence that Gul was being directed by foreign terrorist organizations to produce his material, and his case shows the continued existence of young Westerners producing radical material on their own. It may indeed be the case that the virtual armies have yet to fully emerge as active warriors on the battlefield, but in the meantime they are doing a great deal to keep the jihadist flame alive on the Web, either by themselves or at the direction of organized parties."

(Excerpt) Read more at afpak.foreignpolicy.com ...


TOPICS: Foreign Affairs; News/Current Events; War on Terror
KEYWORDS: 1stinternationalbank; alibadafoundation; alqaeda; alqaida; alqayrawan; alsuwaidan; ardakan; atfdotgovdotir; banks; centerformedia; cihad; cihaddotbiz; computers; creditcards; cyberattack; cyberjihad; cyberwar; economicjihad; ejihad; elal; electronicjihad; facebook; gaza; gazablockade; globaljihad; gwot; hacker; hackers; hezbollah; hizballah; hizbullah; ibntaymiyya; inspire; internet; israel; jihad; jihadforums; jihadiforums; jihadmagazine; jihadmagazines; jihadpropaganda; kuwait; kuwaiti; leaderdotir; mediafoundation; mediaproduction; mohammed; nightmare; npa1404; npa1404dotir; oussama; oxomer; pejvakphysics; pooyapendar; pooyapendardot; salhab; socialmedia; socialnetworking; socialnetworks; stockexchange; tareq; telaviv; tm; top10; topten; turkey; twitter; youtube

1 posted on 01/01/2012 3:26:32 PM PST by Cindy
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http://www.ibtimes.com/articles/264067/20111208/twitter-terrorists-al-qaeda-shabab.htm

“The Rise of Twitter Terrorists and What It Means for Global Security”
by Daniel Tovrov
(December 8, 2011)


2 posted on 01/01/2012 3:30:18 PM PST by Cindy
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Oh yes....http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gHibGC21VpQ&skipcontrinter=1


3 posted on 01/01/2012 3:39:40 PM PST by BenLurkin (This is not a statement of fact. It is either opinion or satire; or both)
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CURRENTLY...

http://forum.internet-haganah.com/showthread.php?486

“New/Active Threads, 27 December 2011 - 01 January 2012”
(January 12, 2011)


4 posted on 01/01/2012 3:44:03 PM PST by Cindy
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CURRENTLY..

A Look at Iran
http://www.truthusa.com/IRAN.html

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Iran/Islamic Revolution
http://forum.internet-haganah.com/forumdisplay.php?29-Iran-Islamic-Revolution


5 posted on 01/01/2012 3:47:44 PM PST by Cindy
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CURRENTLY...

http://forum.internet-haganah.com/showthread.php?484-Dissemination-*_is_*-collection

“Dissemination *_is_* collection”
(January 1, 2012)

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Of Interest...

http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/2822177/posts

“DEA Raids Car Dealership with Alleged Ties to Terrorist Group Hezbollah”
Fox News ^ | 12/18/11 | Fox News
Posted on December 18, 2011 7:59:04 PM PST by Nachum


6 posted on 01/01/2012 3:52:53 PM PST by Cindy
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Subcommittee Hearing: Jihadist Use of Social Media...
Homeland.House.gov - COMMITTEE ON HOMELAND SECURITY - Chairman Peter T. King ^ | December 2011 | n/a
Posted on December 5, 2011 5:27:07 PM PST by Cindy

Quote:

homeland.house.gov/hearing/subcommittee-hearing-jihadist-use-social-media-how-prevent-terrorism-and-preserve-innovation

Subcommittee Hearing: Jihadist Use of Social Media - How to Prevent Terrorism and Preserve Innovation

Subcommittee on Counterterrorism and Intelligence | 311 Cannon House Office Building Washington, DC 20515 | Dec 6, 2011 2:00pm

On Tuesday, December 6, 2011 the Committee on Homeland Security’s Subcommittee on Counterterrorism and Intelligence will hold a hearing entitled “Jihadist Use of Social Media - How to Prevent Terrorism and Preserve Innovation.” The Committee will meet at 2:00 p.m. in 311 Cannon House Office Building.

Witnesses Mr. Evan F. Kohlmann Flashpoint Global Partners

Mr. William McCants Analyst Analyst for the Center for Naval Analyses

Mr. Andrew Aaron Weisburd Director Society for Internet Research

Mr. Brian Michael Jenkins Senior Advisor to the RAND President RAND Corporation

1 posted on December 5, 2011 5:27:22 PM PST by Cindy
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“Social Networks & The Online Jihad”
World Threats.com ^ | October 26, 2011 | Posted by Candice Lanier
Posted on October 31, 2011 1:38:14 AM PDT by Cindy

SNIPPET: “In July, the British government warned that Al Qaeda’s exploitation of social networking websites is on the rise.”

SNIPPET: “The massive and multifarious network of websites and social media has presented a challenge to authorities in trying to combat it. Additionally, civil liberty concerns have conflicted with government efforts to spy on communications.

Reducing terrorist activity on social media sites has been particularly difficult because users have adopted new forms of communication to conform with the new formats. Many Arabic speakers on Facebook, Twitter, MySpace and other sites use Arabizi, a form of colloquial Arabic written in the Latin alphabet and numbers. This allows the use of a standard English-language keyboard for typing messages. There exists, however, no standard version of Arabizi. It varies from country to country, even among groups within countries and is affected by differences in dialect.”

(Excerpt) Read more at worldthreats.com ...

1 posted on October 31, 2011 1:38:15 AM PDT by Cindy
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Whither the jihadi forums?
INTERNET-HAGANAH.com ^ | August 1, 2011 | n/a
Posted on August 1, 2011 1:10:28 PM PDT by Cindy

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http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-chat/2729977/posts

Top Arabic Jihadi forums, 05 June 2011
INTERNET-HAGANAH.com ^ | June 4, 2011 | n/a
Posted on June 4, 2011 4:30:34 PM PDT by Cindy

SNIPPET: “Note: PWP stands for PassWord-Protected, meaning that a login is required to view - let alone participate in - discussions. Since some in the audience don’t understand the significance of this, allow me to spell it out: if only members can read the forum, then anyone observed reading the forum is a member. They have zero deniability (they couldn’t have accidentally “wandered into” the site), and they had to make the effort to join (an expression of intent).

While the goal here is to present a range of sites, the fact is that the jihadis themselves have largely coalesced at Shmukh and Ansar Arabic.”

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1 posted on June 4, 2011 4:30:37 PM PDT by Cindy
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“Top jihadi forum list updated”
INTERNET-HAGANAH.com ^ | April 3, 2011 | n/a
Posted on April 3, 2011 6:02:27 PM PDT by Cindy

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“Top Jihadi Forums of 03 April, 2011”
http://internet-haganah.com/harchives/007253.html
Posted April 3, 2011

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“Top jihadi forum list updated”
SNIPPET: “More precisely, the list has once again shrunk to less than 10.”
http://internet-haganah.com/harchives/007260.html
Posted April 3, 2011

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http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-chat/2673641/posts

Top Ten Jihadi Forums, as of 14 February, 2011
INTERNET-HAGANAH.com ^ | February 14, 2011 | n/a
Posted on February 14, 2011 2:16:36 PM PST by Cindy

“TOP TEN JIHADI FORUMS, AS OF 14 FEBRUARY, 2011”

SNIPPET: “Assembled with the help of my dear brothers in Fateh al-Islam (and their minders in the Syrian intelligence service). The [PWP] notation indicates the site is password protected. There’s nothing worse than the mournful wailing of analysts, graduate students, and reporters who find themselves locked out of their favorite forum. Join early, join often, save important discussions as you find them, try not to say anything too embarrassing, and if you’re a civilian, make some effort to let your friendly neighborhood secret police know that you’re a good guy, not a bad guy, so they don’t have to waste time and money investigating you. Forums are not just websites, they are battlefields, and spectators are not particularly welcome by any of the combatants.”

(Excerpt) Read more at internet-haganah.com ...

1 posted on February 14, 2011 2:16:39 PM PST by Cindy
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Top “Ten” List Updated
INTERNET-HAGANAH.com ^ | October 17, 2010 | n/a
Posted on October 18, 2010 12:40:40 AM PDT by Cindy

SNIPPET - Quote: 17 October 2010

TOP “TEN” LIST UPDATED There are only 7 sites listed, of which one, at-Tahadi has been “closed for repairs” for a couple of weeks.

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http://internet-haganah.com/harchives/007017.html

17 October 2010
“TOP “TEN” JIHADI FORUMS 17 OCTOBER 2010”

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http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-chat/2583479/posts

Top Ten Jihadi Forums, 04 September 2010
INTERNET-HAGANAH.com ^ | September 4, 2010 | n/a
Posted on September 5, 2010 12:07:49 AM PDT by Cindy

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Top Ten Jihadi Forums, 19 July 2010
INTERNET-HAGANAH.com ^ | July 19, 2010 | n/a
Posted on July 18, 2010 2:59:25 PM PDT by Cindy

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http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-chat/2547901/posts

“Top Ten List 2010-07-06”
INTERNET-HAGANAH.com ^ | July 6, 2010 | n/a
Posted on July 6, 2010 3:06:55 PM PDT by Cindy

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http://www.sofir.org/sarchives/006316.php

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http://internet-haganah.com/harchives/006893.html

05 July 2010
“TOP TEN LOCATIONS OF AL-FALOJA FORUM READERS”

SNIPPET: “Given that the adminstrators of the al-Faloja forum are already convinced that they have been somehow infiltrated or compromised, there seems little harm done in providing a glimpse of the current geographic distribution of the non-proxy using readers of the site.”

2 posted on July 6, 2010 3:08:54 PM PDT by Cindy

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“Top Ten Jihadi Forums 11 April 2010”
INTERNET-HAGANAH.com ^ | 11 April 2010 | n/a
Posted on April 11, 2010 2:51:21 PM PDT by Cindy

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http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-chat/2307448/posts

“’TOP TEN’ LIST OF JIHADI FORUMS FOR 03 AUGUST 2009”
INTERNET-HAGANAH.com ^ | August 3, 2009 | n/a
Posted on August 3, 2009 3:24:12 PM PDT by Cindy

2 posted on October 18, 2010 12:44:10 AM PDT by Cindy
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http://internet-haganah.com/harchives/007021.html

17 October 2010
“WHAT’S THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN A “REAL TERRORIST” AND AN “ASPIRING TERRORIST”?”

SNIPPET: “A: Access to explosives.

The good news is that explosives can be hard to come by, but that doesn’t keep the brothers from dreaming of the day when they can lay hands on some.”

3 posted on October 18, 2010 12:56:13 AM PDT by Cindy


7 posted on 01/01/2012 4:05:11 PM PST by Cindy
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Fatah exposes plan to kill Ariel Sharon

Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas' Fatah movement exposed on Sunday a video which shows the former head of the Palestine Liberation Organization’s military wing, Khalil al-Wazir (who was known as “Abu Jihad”), plotting to kill Ariel Sharon who then served as a Cabinet minister, Channel 2 News reported.

8 posted on 01/01/2012 6:35:25 PM PST by MamaDearest
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To: MamaDearest

Thank you MamaDearest for the post and ping.
I appreciate it.

A blessed New Year to you and your husband.


9 posted on 01/02/2012 12:27:16 AM PST by Cindy
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Dissemination *_is_” Collection
Forum.INTERNET-HAGANAH.com ^ | 01 January 2012, 11:35 | Aaron Weisburd
Posted on January 1, 2012 2:25:01 PM PST by Cindy

SNIPPET - quote:

Dissemination *_is_* collection

I always get a kick out of people who tell me I give away intelligence for free.

What I do is watch how information moves. Keep in mind that the subject covered on this site are pretty darn esoteric by most standards. What kind of people, for example, even know who Oussama Salhab is? Answers include: Oussama Salhab, his family, friends, associates in and out of Hizballah, people he does business with, spies of various nations, etc.

Yep. The barn is free, and so is the food.

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10 posted on 01/02/2012 1:40:08 AM PST by Cindy
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You're welcome Cindy. A happy and blessed New Year to you and your husband as well.

Lots of prayer is needed for our nation in the days ahead. Thanks for what you do on FR.

11 posted on 01/02/2012 8:28:01 AM PST by MamaDearest
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To: MamaDearest

Thank you for the kind words and you’re right MamaDearest — prayer is the most powerful tool we have.


12 posted on 01/02/2012 5:33:33 PM PST by Cindy
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http://www.investigativeproject.org/3367/new-jihadi-media-groups

For The Record - The IPT Blog

“New Jihadi Media Groups”
by IPT News • Jan 5, 2012 at 6:22 pm

SNIPPET: “The past month saw the launch of several new Arabic jihadi media groups, including an organization focused exclusively on Tunisia. The growth in Arabic jihadi media contrasts with a decline in English-language propaganda, following last year’s drone strike on English-language al-Qaida propagandists Anwar al-Awlaki and Samir Khan.

Among the newly formed and newly announced groups are the Ibn Taymiyya Center for Media, the al-Ibada Foundation for Media Production, and the al-Qayrawan Media Foundation. While the first two are relatively new and will focus more generally on jihadi issues relevant across terrorist organizations, al-Qayrawan is actually eight months old focuses on local affairs relevant to Tunisian jihadists.”


13 posted on 01/06/2012 2:41:18 AM PST by Cindy
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CURRENTLY...

http://forum.internet-haganah.com/showthread.php?497

“New/Active Threads, 01-06 January, 2012”
(January 6, 2012)


14 posted on 01/06/2012 3:16:20 PM PST by Cindy
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To: All; Oorang; Squantos; Jet Jaguar

http://truthusa.com/IRAN.html

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http://forum.internet-haganah.com/forumdisplay.php?29-Iran-Islamic-Revolution

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http://forum.internet-haganah.com/showthread.php?493-Fiber-line-to-Iran-cut

“Fiber Line to Iran Cut”
(January 6, 2012)

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http://forum.internet-haganah.com/showthread.php?491-Welcome-to-the-target-list-Mr-Daqduq

“Welcome to the target list, Mr. Daqduq”
(January 6, 2012

http://www.terrorism-info.org.il/malam_multimedia/English/eng_n/html/iran_e148.htm

The Meir Amit
Intelligence and Terrorism
Information Center
January 4, 2012

“Ali Daqduq, senior Lebanese Hezbollah operative handled by the Iranian Al-Quds Force to support Shi’ite militias in Iraq, was captured by the coalition and held by the Americans. He was recently handed over to the Iraqi administration, which may release him as it released Quds Force operatives captured in Iraq.”

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http://forum.internet-haganah.com/showthread.php?490

“npa1404.ir: Site of the National Productivity Award”
(January 6, 2012)

SNIPPET: “They are striving for efficiency in the economic jihad, as per instructions from The Grand Poobah Himself.”

www.leader.ir/

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http://forum.internet-haganah.com/showthread.php?496-Central-Bank-of-Iran-netblock-useragent

“Central Bank of Iran [netblock, useragent]”
(January 6. 2012)

http://forum.internet-haganah.com/showthread.php?483-Interesting-goings-on-in-Ardakan

“Interesting goings on in Ardakan”
(January 1, 2012)

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http://forum.internet-haganah.com/showthread.php?488-pooyapendar-ir-Site-of-the-Pooyapendar-Pishro-Company

“pooyapendar.ir: Site of the Pooyapendar Pishro Company”
(January 6, 2012)

SNIPPET: “Be sure to check out their projects and their list of clients”

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http://forum.internet-haganah.com/showthread.php?489

“pejvak-physics.com: Purveyor of Persian Physics Software”
(January 6, 2012)

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http://forum.internet-haganah.com/showthread.php?485-atf-gov-ir

“atf.gov.ir
Site of the Permanent Commission of the Supreme Council of Science, Research, and Technology”
(January 1, 2012


15 posted on 01/06/2012 3:47:32 PM PST by Cindy
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http://forum.internet-haganah.com/showthread.php?503

“New/Active Threads, 06-09 January, 2012”
(January 9, 2012


16 posted on 01/09/2012 3:39:53 PM PST by Cindy
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http://www.kurzweilai.net/social-networks-surveillance-and-terrorism

“Social networks, surveillance, and terrorism”
January 10, 2012 by Amara D. Angelica

SNIPPET: “The following correspondence, for example, was easily found on the open, non-coded forum belonging to Hamas’s military wing, the Izz ad-Din al-Qassam Brigades: “I have a kilogram of acetone. I want to know how to make an explosive with it to blow up a military jeep.” A forum member promptly responded with descriptive instructions on how to turn the explosive liquid into a destructive tool.”

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http://newmedia-eng.haifa.ac.il/?p=5680

“‘Friend’ request from Al-Qaeda”
Published by Editor at 2:02 pm on January 8, 2012


17 posted on 01/11/2012 2:25:55 AM PST by Cindy
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http://forum.internet-haganah.com/showthread.php?523

“New/Active threads, 09 - 16 January 2012”
(January 16, 2012)


18 posted on 01/16/2012 5:17:04 PM PST by Cindy
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A Look at Iran
http://www.truthusa.com/IRAN.html

http://forum.internet-haganah.com/forumdisplay.php?29-Iran-Islamic-Revolution

“Forum: Iran | Islamic Revolution
OSINT, sites, CRCIS, IRGC, MOIS, Hizballah, Cyber ops, etc.”


19 posted on 01/16/2012 5:19:36 PM PST by Cindy
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jihadology.net/2012/01/16/statement-of-declaration-for-a-new-turkish-jihadi-forum-cihad-biz-yonetimi-islamic-jihad-forum/

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“cihad.biz, a newly minted jihadi forum”
(January 16, 2012)

http://forum.internet-haganah.com/showthread.php?512-cihad-biz-a-newly-minted-jihadi-forum


20 posted on 01/16/2012 5:55:36 PM PST by Cindy
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http://www.freerepublic.com/tag/inspire/index

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NOTE The following text is a quote:

www.defense.gov//News/NewsArticle.aspx?ID=66840

Prosecutor: Extremist Magazine Prompted Order on Detainee Mail

By Donna Miles
American Forces Press Service

FORT MEADE, Md., Jan. 18, 2012 – A prosecutor in the trial of the alleged mastermind behind the USS Cole bombing divulged today the root of a new order that allows officials to monitor prisoners’ legal mail at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba: a copy of an extremist magazine found at the detention facility.

Navy Cmdr. Andrea Lockhart, a member of the prosecution team in the case of Abd al-Rahim al-Nashiri, told the court a copy of Inspire magazine “got in” to the facility, although she did not specify exactly where. The English-language magazine is published by the al-Qaida of the Arabian Peninsula organization, and it includes articles designed to inspire extremists and teach them how to carry out violent acts.

Discovery of the magazine – considered contraband – sparked Navy Rear Adm. David B. Woods, commander of Joint Task Force Guantanamo, to institute a new policy last month that allows government officials to monitor prisoner’s legal mail.

Lockhart told the court today the discovery of Inspire magazine demonstrated that previous rules that covered incoming mail at the detention center weren’t sufficient.

During testimony yesterday, Woods told Navy Lt. Cmdr. Stephen C. Reyes of the defense team the new policy allows members of a privilege review team to conduct a “plain-view review” of written communications not marked as protected attorney-client information. This review, Woods testified, is designed to ensure this correspondence does not include physical or information contraband, such as maps of the detention facility.

Woods told the court yesterday the new policy balances his responsibilities to facilitate attorney-client communication while also ensuring security, safety, force protection and good order at the facility. However, the new order has become a major sticking point in Nashiri’s pretrial hearing, even though both the defense and prosecution teams acknowledge his mail has never been searched under the new policy.

The issue has dominated discussion during both days of the pretrial hearing that began yesterday to address 10 motions filed by the defense and prosecution teams.

Nashiri’s defense team continued its argument today that the new policy compromises the attorney-client privilege because it allows a special review team to examine detainees’ legal correspondence. The prosecution proposed that the review team operate as an independent body, “walled off” from the prosecution, and that defense attorneys be able to observe any reviews of their client’s legal documents.

The defense conceded that prison officials need to be able to inspect for contraband, but insisted that this should not extend to reading legal mail.
After extensive discussion over the past two days by both teams, Army Col. James Pohl, the judge, deferred a decision on the issue today. He did, however, offer the defense assurance that a new order will come, probably within “a couple of weeks.”

Pohl gave the defense team seven days to come up with a complete order it believes meets its requirements. He also directed the prosecution to come up with a clear definition of what “plain view” means, and said the team will have seven days to comment on the defense’s proposed order.

Considering another motion, Pohl responded to a defense concern that classified information used by the defense – and summarized with the goal of creating an unclassified document that also omits sensitive material such as sources and collection methods – risks leaving out key information the defense team needs.

Richard Kammen, the lead civilian defense counsel, argued that Pohl’s determinations otherwise will be made in a vacuum without consideration for the defense.

Pohl ruled that the defense has until a hearing to be scheduled in April to tell him exactly what kind of material it needs to build its case. That way, he will be able to take that information into consideration when comparing the prosecution’s summary to the source material.

The judge will then share any changes he makes to the summary with the prosecution team before approving it. At that point, the document becomes final, not able to be reconsidered except in the event of an appeal, officials explained.

During a post-hearing news conference, Kammen accused the prosecution of trying to get Pohl to make a quick, irrevocable decision that will impact the defense’s case, but with no meaningful input from the defense. He commended Pohl for delaying action until April, although indicating that it’s still too little time for the defense team to adequately review the mountains of information involved and request needed resources.

“Three months in the context of the demands of this case is a blink of an eye,” he said.

Kammen again condemned the military commission process, saying it was designed “solely to provide the façade of justice, but not real justice.” He said it is “completely outside the pale of what American justice has stood for for 200 years.”

Army Brig. Gen. Mark Martins, chief prosecutor for the Office of Military Commissions, underscored the importance of protecting classified information as well as sensitive information when it is in the public interest during this and other trials.

He emphasized that military commissions – like all criminal trials in the U.S. federal system of criminal justice – must subscribe to rules that balance the accused’s right to a fair trial and the need to protect national security and other public interests.

Although Nashiri was in the courtroom during today’s proceedings, all the activity revolved around the prosecution and defense teams.

Nashiri, 47, is charged with “perfidy,” or treachery; murder in violation of the law of war; attempted murder in violation of the law of war; terrorism; conspiracy; intentionally causing serious bodily injury; attacking civilians; attacking civilian objects; and hazarding a vessel.

The charges arise out of an attempted attack on the USS The Sullivans in January 2000 and an attack on the USS Cole in October 2000, during which 17 U.S. sailors were killed and 37 more wounded. Nashiri also is accused of involvement in an attack on the MV Limburg, a French civilian oil tanker, in October 2002, in which one crew member was killed and about 90,000 barrels of oil spilled into the Gulf of Aden. If convicted, Nashiri could be sentenced to death.

Nashiri did not enter a plea during his arraignment at Guantanamo Bay in November.

The Guantanamo Bay proceedings are being broadcast via closed circuit television to three sites in the United States. Two of those sites are at Fort Meade, in a theater and training-room facility. Another, at Norfolk Naval Base, Va., is reserved for families of USS Cole victims as well as crew members aboard the vessel during the attack.

Related Sites:
Military Commissions
Related Articles:
Pretrial Proceedings Begin for Alleged USS Cole Mastermind


21 posted on 01/18/2012 5:26:25 PM PST by Cindy
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www.ncjrs.gov/pdffiles1/nij/grants/236867.pdf

“JIHAD, CRIME, AND THE INTERNET
Content Analysis of Jihadist Forum Discussions”

Edna Erez, LL.B., PhD., University of Illinois at Chicago
Gabriel Weimann, Ph.D., University of Haifa
A. Aaron Weisburd, M.A., University of Illinois at Chicago

(October 31, 2011)


22 posted on 01/18/2012 6:18:30 PM PST by Cindy
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Note: Click on the link to view the article with its hyper-texted info links.

NOTE The following text is a quote:

http://www.investigativeproject.org/3389/kuwaiti-cleric-calls-for-hacker-jihad

For The Record - The IPT Blog
Latest Posts | Archive |

Kuwaiti Cleric Calls for Hacker Jihad

by IPT News • Jan 19, 2012 at 5:00 pm

Senior Kuwaiti Imam Tareq Mohammed al-Suwaidan called for a cyber jihad against Israel, in a Twitter post that reached over 240,000 followers, reports Ynetnews.com. The move followed several tit-for-tat attacks between Arab and Israeli hackers, mostly targeting Israeli citizens, financial institutions, and government websites.

“There is a need to united hacker efforts, within the framework of cyber Jihad against the Zionist enemy,” al-Suwaidan wrote on Twitter. He also called the attacks an “efficient jihad which will reap great rewards, Inshallah [Allah willing].”

Abdulrahman al-Kharraz, a senior member of a Kuwaiti committee against the Gaza blockade, also called for attacks on Israel. “The Saudi hacker’s electronic jihad reminds me of Yahya Ayyash,” he said, recalling a Hamas bomb maker who terrorized the Jewish state in the early 1990s.

The latest online battle between Israeli and Arab hackers took off on Jan. 3, although previous attacks including a 2008 shutdown of the Bank of Israel’s website. A Saudi hacker calling himself OxOmer exposed the credit card details of as many as 20,000 Israelis, and claimed to have revealed around 400,000 card numbers. An Israeli hacker posted the credit numbers of 200 Saudis in response, although he did not include their full information.

In the past several days, the Saudi hacker and a Palestinian team calling itself “Nightmare” took down the websites of the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange, First International Bank of Israel, Israeli airline El Al, and two other major Israeli businesses. Israeli activists brought down the Saudi stock and UAE exchanges in response. The attacks on Israel had minimal effect, despite the potential for most devastating attacks, and the Israeli Defense Ministry is planning to establish a special cyber warfare administration as further deterrence.


23 posted on 01/20/2012 4:15:28 AM PST by Cindy
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To: AdmSmith; AnonymousConservative; Berosus; bigheadfred; Bockscar; ColdOne; Convert from ECUSA; ...
No War for Israel in Syria and Iran ! [ "Dr." David Duke ]

No War for Israel in Syria and Iran !
It's already up there. Thanks Cindy.


24 posted on 01/20/2012 4:37:13 AM PST by SunkenCiv (FReep this FReepathon!)
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To: SunkenCiv
The two sides in Syria are the Alawite-dominate Ba'ath Socialists and the Muslim Brotherhood. Neither are Israel's friends. A weakened Baathist Syria is likely prefferable to encirclement by the Muslim Brotherhood. Iran, on the other hand, is a threat to Israel. But a nuclear Iran is also a threat to the US. I guess "Death to America" is fine for some, as long as Tel Aviv goes first.

David Duke and his ilk hate Israel more than they love America.

25 posted on 01/20/2012 8:15:56 AM PST by rmlew ("Mosques are our barracks, minarets our bayonets, domes our helmets, the believers our soldiers.")
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http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/news/2836769/posts

Jihadism in 2012: A Persistent, Low-Level Threat
STRATFOR.com - Analysis ^ | January 16, 2012, 1334 GMT | n/a
Posted on January 23, 2012 2:13:04 PM PST by Cindy

SNIPPET: “While these various elements of the jihadist network are distinct, the Internet brings them together, especially at the grassroots level. Videos, websites and online magazines indoctrinate aspiring militants in the jihadist ideology and provide a forum for like-minded individuals and groups.”

(Excerpt) Read more at stratfor.com ...


26 posted on 01/24/2012 2:14:30 AM PST by Cindy
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