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Fundamentalism and Terrorism

IS: the horror of Islamist totalitarianism

terrible death, arson, befell the Jordanian pilot Moaz al-Kasasbeh (age 26). Gariwo interviewed journalist Domenico Quirico, correspondent of La Stampa to Syria who was once kidnapped for 5 months by the extremists, about the danger of IS, the "fascination of terror", and the future of our democracies.  


​The pleasure of killing in the name of God

Editorial by Gabriele Nissim, chairman of Gariwo, the forest of the Righteous

The cruel and savage execution of Kenji Goto Jogo, the Japanese journalist beheaded after four months of imprisonment, and his friend Yukawa Aruna, whom he had tried in

France's incredulity after the attack

French historian Marc-Henri Fermont, relative of Moshe Bejski's, tells Gariwo the "incredulity and solidarity" that followed the Paris attacks. In the cry of the square there are altogether the grief for the human losses and a call: "Do not touch our values". In French. 

We cannot be silent anymore

Editorial by Gabriele Nissim, chairman of Gariwo, the forest of the Righteous

The massacre against the editorial board of Charlie Hebdo in Paris is a new 9/11. Islamic fundamentalism with its trail of savagery wants to

Horror in Paris

A commando of heavy armed terrorists opened fire against the editorial staff of "Charlie Hebdo" and killed 12. The weekly paper is known for publishing some comic strips about Mohammed some years ago. 

Taliban attack in Pakistan

New Taliban assault against a school in Peshawar. Extremists broke into the building, holding nearly 500 pupils and teachers as hostages. The operations to free the kids are still going on. The death toll was first estimated to 120 dead, including 84 students

Fundamentalism and terrorism

ideology and violence against human rights

The Arab spring started in  2011 in Magreb and the anti-governmental demostrations in Iran and then Syria, Yemen, Bahrein and other Mid-Eastern countries, with the subsequent bloody crackdown, have marked the political defeat of the Qaedist movement led by Osama Bin Laden, who in the meanwhile was traced in Pakistan and killed in the assault of the US special forces inside his hideout. 
September, 11 2001 had caused a sharp turn in the relations between the West and Islam, characterized by a growing mistrust in the reciprocal perception.

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