SA passports to terror: Newly minted documents show courier’s links to ‘White Widow’, al-Shabab

TIMES LIVE South-Africa Graeme Hosken 2017-05-15 Samantha Lewthwaite, a British citizen dubbed the “White Widow”. File photo. Image by: HANDOUT / Reuters Fifteen unused South African passports, some containing pictures of South Africans on an international terrorist watch list, have been seized from an al-Shabab courier in Tanzania. A police crime intelligence source told The…

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U.S. military cyber operation to attack ISIS last year sparked heated debate over alerting allies

Washington Post By Ellen Nakashima May 9 A secret global operation by the Pentagon late last year to sabotage the Islamic State’s online videos and propaganda sparked fierce debate inside the government over whether it was necessary to notify countries that are home to computer hosting services used by the extremist group, including U.S. allies…

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