Also not really in any news:
Azerbaijan is preparing to use force to regain control of territory it lost to Armenians more than two decades ago after international efforts to find a peaceful solution failed to bring results, its defense minister said.
Armenians took over the predominantly ethnic-Armenian region and seven adjacent districts – the Nagorno-Karabakh region – from Azerbaijan after the Soviet breakup in 1991.
Deadly clashes resumed between Azeri and Armenian forces last month after several weeks of relative calm accompanied the first European Games held in the Azeri capital in June.
Azerbaijan maintains they have the right under international law to use force to take back Nagorno-Karabakh, pointing to United Nations Security Council resolutions calling for Armenian withdrawal. The Azeri army thus threatens to push Armenian forces out of what is internationally recognized as being part of Azerbaijan.
Azerbaijan is ~95% Muslim.
The predominant religion in Armenia is Christianity.
Muslims have long believed they must take back all that which may have been taken from them. This isn’t some UN mandate. Its a part of their ideology.
a scenario, proof both of the terrorists’ blindness as well as their brutal single-mindedness. In seven phases the terror network hopes to establish an Islamic caliphate which the West will then be too weak to fight.
This final stage is described as “definitive victory.” Hussein writes that in the terrorists’ eyes, because the rest of the world will be so beaten down by the “one-and-a-half billion Muslims,” the caliphate will undoubtedly succeed.