Writings by Topic: Criminality

Press Releases
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San Diego Imam Evades MEF's $5,000 Offer for Information about 'Hate Crime' Attacker News from the Middle East ForumDecember 2, 2022
Articles by MEF Staff and Fellows
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Turkey Released Two-Thirds of ISIS Detainees, Sent over 1,000 ISIS Jihadists to Europe Nordic MonitorFebruary 6, 2023
Erdoğan Turns Turkey's Foreign Ministry into his Personal Intelligence Arm Nordic MonitorFebruary 2, 2023
Turkey Running Covert Ops in U.S., Canada, and Europe Nordic MonitorFebruary 1, 2023
The Empty Promise of 'Rigorous Security Vetting' in New Migrant Border-Crossing Program Center for Immigration StudiesJanuary 26, 2023
Turkey's Elections Are Not Just Turkey's Gatestone InstituteJanuary 26, 2023
Turkish Intel Agency MIT Responsible for 2015 Murder of Downed Russian Pilot in Syria Nordic MonitorJanuary 19, 2023
Turkey's Aggressive Spying Activities on German Soil Continue, Secret Document Reveals Nordic MonitorJanuary 16, 2023
Irreligious Islamism: Andrew Tate's Arrest Highlights a Growing Radical Divide Focus on Western IslamismJanuary 9, 2023
Another Reminder That White Supremacists Aren't the Only Threat to the Homeland National ReviewJanuary 8, 2023
Qatar Corruption Scandal Engulfs European Parliament The Jerusalem PostDecember 14, 2022
Islamists Manhandle Journalist for Questioning San Diego Imam About 'Hate Crime' Focus on Western IslamismDecember 2, 2022
Turkish Journalist Serving 297 Years in Prison for Criticizing Erdoğan and Jihadists Nordic MonitorNovember 30, 2022
Turkish Delight: Depravity in Northern Cyprus Nordic MonitorNovember 28, 2022
Turkish Spying Operation in Greece Revealed Nordic MonitorNovember 16, 2022
Tehran Targeting Dissidents all Over the World The Jerusalem PostNovember 14, 2022
Al-Qaeda Linked Erdoğan Agent Stirs Up Trouble in Sweden Nordic MonitorNovember 7, 2022
Al Qaeda-Linked Lawyer Could Become Next Los Angeles City Attorney Focus on Western IslamismNovember 4, 2022
Update: Turkey Continues to Spy on Critics Abroad in 2022 Nordic MonitorNovember 3, 2022
Turkish Officials Spy on Dissidents in U.S. Using DHS Website Nordic MonitorNovember 2, 2022
Waiting on CAIR's Explanation of San Diego 'Hate Crime Story' Focus on Western IslamismNovember 2, 2022
Is Erdoğan About to Get His Comeuppance? Gatestone InstituteNovember 1, 2022
Turkish Intel Ran Antisemitic Websites, Financed by Erdoğan's Family Nordic MonitorOctober 31, 2022
Record Number of Suspected Terrorists Crossed the U.S.–Mexico Border NewsweekOctober 28, 2022
Is This Immigrant Muslim Stronghold in Michigan America's Election Fraud Capital? Focus on Western IslamismOctober 25, 2022
A Conservative-Islamist Alliance; Part 2: The Changing Politics of American Islam Focus on Western IslamismOctober 25, 2022
Turkish-Pakistanti Cyber Army Targets U.S. Nordic MonitorOctober 24, 2022
Did a Muslim Preacher in San Diego Stage a Hate Crime against Himself? Focus on Western IslamismOctober 16, 2022
Erdoğan's Judiciary Goes Easy on Jihadists in Turkey Nordic MonitorOctober 6, 2022
Erdoğan Allows Iran's Ally Hizbullah to Operate in Turkey -- Monitoring NATO Installations Nordic MonitorOctober 3, 2022
FWI Investigation Sparks Congressional Inquiry into Oberlin Professor Mahallati Focus on Western IslamismSeptember 29, 2022
U.S. Designated Key Operatives of IRGC Quds Force Who Work with Turkey's Intelligence Chief Nordic MonitorSeptember 26, 2022
Mosque Founder Says Muslims Should Pray for West's Destruction: Will Pittsburgh's Mayor Honor Him? Focus on Western IslamismSeptember 14, 2022
Erdoğan Seeks Putin's Financial Help Ahead of Turkish Elections Nordic MonitorSeptember 13, 2022
Iran and Russia Use Turkish Banks to Avoid Sanctions Nordic MonitorSeptember 7, 2022
DeSantis Accuses CAIR of Deception, Ousts It from Florida Program Focus on Western IslamismSeptember 1, 2022
Erdoğan Allows Al-Qaeda in Syria to Use Turkish Banking System Nordic MonitorSeptember 1, 2022
Erdoğan Blocks Visits by UN Human Rights Group Nordic MonitorAugust 25, 2022
Harvard Replaces Michigan Mayor Accused of Election Fraud from Voting Rights Panel Focus on Western IslamismAugust 21, 2022
Erdoğan Forms Alliance with Turkish Hizbullah, Releasing its Prisoners Nordic MonitorAugust 18, 2022
Congressional Candidates Withdraw from Event at Jihadist Mosque Focus on Western IslamismAugust 15, 2022
Erdoğan Purges Turkish Intel to Hide Corrupt Tehran Ties Nordic MonitorAugust 15, 2022
'Death to Blasphemers': Islam's Ancient War on Critics of Muhammad The StreamAugust 14, 2022
Why the Media Ignores Islamist Mayor's Racism and Apparent Election Fraud The FederalistAugust 8, 2022
Erdoğan Murders Renowned U.S. Kurdish Ally in Syria The Jerusalem PostJuly 28, 2022
Erdoğan's Courts Free ISIS Terrorists Nordic MonitorJuly 21, 2022
Associates of Erdoğan Defrauded Ukraine of $5 Million in Arms in a Con Deal Nordic MonitorJuly 14, 2022
Turkey: Advocating for Alliances with the U.S. and Israel Can Be Criminal Nordic MonitorJuly 12, 2022
Exclusive: Islamist Hamtramck Mayor's Bigotry and Apparent Voter Fraud Focus on Western IslamismJuly 7, 2022
Erdoğan 's AKP Provides Cover for Organized Crime Figure from Iran Nordic MonitorJuly 7, 2022
Turkish President Erdoğan's Cronies Defrauded Czech Bank of Over 400 Million Euros Nordic MonitorJune 30, 2022
Erdoğan Sheltering Saadi Qadhafi from UN, INTERPOL Nordic MonitorJune 15, 2022
Erdoğan Secured the Release of a Convicted Jihadist Who Was Serving a Life Sentence in the UAE Nordic MonitorJune 13, 2022
Cocaine Trafficking Case of Erdoğan Associate Appears to Be a Tactic to Deflect Pressure Nordic MonitorJune 2, 2022
Turkish President Erdoğan's Operative in the U.S. Busted on Fraud Charges Nordic MonitorJune 1, 2022
Will Erdogan Trade Sweden and Finland for Support to Invade Syria? Nordic MonitorMay 24, 2022
The Dhimmitude of the West: A New Trajectory? Markdurie.comDecember 1, 2021
Brazil Seizes 1.3 Tons of Cocaine on Jet Linked to Turkey's President Nordic MonitorAugust 11, 2021
Congressman: Start Criminal Probe vs SF State U The Washington ExaminerOctober 8, 2020
Turkish Media Mogul Turgay Ciner Worked with US-indicted Iran Sanctions Buster Nordic MonitorMarch 5, 2020
Western Governments Play a Key Role in Successful Honor Killing Escapes The Investigative Project on TerrorismFebruary 11, 2020
Smugglers of Mideast Migrants to US Busted in Brazil The Center for Immigration StudiesAugust 27, 2019
Shariah Law Makes a Comeback in Ontario The Toronto SunJune 11, 2019
CAIR Settles Claim It Preyed on Fellow Muslims The Daily WireJune 10, 2019
How to Reduce the Threat of Released Jihadis The FederalistMay 30, 2019
Central American Countries Are Helping Middle Easterners Illegally Enter the United States The FederalistJanuary 2, 2019
Strasbourg Attack Fits Previous Model of Criminal-Terror Nexus in Europe The Jerusalem PostDecember 12, 2018
Middle East Studies Profs Gone Bad American ThinkerOctober 11, 2017
Fake Anti-Muslim Backlash Independent Journal ReviewMarch 9, 2017
How American Charities Fund Terrorism The National ReviewJanuary 12, 2017
The Peril in Paroling Jihadists The HillAugust 3, 2016
Migrants Committing Disproportionately High Crime in Germany BreitbartMay 23, 2016
For Turkey's Erdoğan, There Are Bad and Not-so-bad Executions Hürriyet Daily NewsMay 18, 2016
How Academia Whitewashes Muslim Honor Killings The New York PostFebruary 22, 2016
Islamism Responsible for More U.S. Murders than 'Right-Wing' Extremism Independent Journal ReviewJanuary 14, 2016
America's Hidden Jihad The Washington TimesDecember 22, 2015
Unequal Justice: UK Favouring Muslims Over Non-Muslims In Court BreitbartOctober 8, 2015
Is Falsely Claiming Food Is Halal a Federal Crime? The American ThinkerJuly 15, 2015
In Turkey, Bribes Paid but Not Taken Hürriyet Daily NewsMarch 18, 2015
Turkey's Culture of Misogyny The Gatestone InstituteFebruary 24, 2015
Model Awareness: Cosmo UK's Bold Honor Killing Cover BreitbartJanuary 20, 2015
Philadelphia and the Burqa Bandits PJ MediaJune 27, 2012
The Deceits of Bridges TV Jerusalem PostFebruary 25, 2009
L.A.'s Thwarted Terror Spree New York SunSeptember 6, 2005
Saudis Import Slaves to America New York SunJune 16, 2005
[Abdurahman Alamoudi:] A Slick Islamist Heads to Jail New York SunAugust 3, 2004
Something Rotten in Denmark? New York PostAugust 27, 2002
[Jamil Al-Amin:] A Muslim O.J. New York PostJanuary 7, 2002
The Curious Case of Jamil Al-Amin American SpectatorNovember-December 2001
Islamists - Not Who They Say They Are Jerusalem PostMay 9, 2001
Articles in Middle East Quarterly
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Radicalizing in the Name of Islam Middle East QuarterlyFall 2019
When Women Commit Honor Killings Middle East QuarterlyFall 2015
Increased Drug Trafficking from Iran Middle East QuarterlyFall 2013
Reviews
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The Fertile Soil of Jihad: Terrorism's Prison Connection Middle East QuarterlySummer 2012
MEF in the Media
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Pipes: Ukrainian Refugees vs. Non-Western Migrants: The Need for Cultural Zones David Horowitz Freedom CenterNovember 12, 2022
Jihadists at the Gate: U.S. Open Border Policy and the Security Crisis The Washington Outsider ReportJune 14, 2022
Gregg Roman on 'Lone Wolf' Terrorism and Ohio State The Mike Siegel ShowNovember 29, 2016
Middle East Forum Blog
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Report: UK Authorities 'Turning a Blind Eye' to Muslim Electoral Fraud BreitbartAugust 11, 2016
Islamic State Treatise on the Syrian Education System: Translation & Analysis Aymennjawad.orgMarch 12, 2016
Report: German Cops Warned about Muslim Sex Assault Spree BreitbartMarch 9, 2016
Why Are So Many Muslims in Prison? Islamist WatchAugust 30, 2015
Middle East Forum Radio
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Paul Stott on Islamist Radicalization in the United Kingdom Middle East Forum RadioMarch 5, 2020
Webinars
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Emanuele Ottolenghi on Iranian Operations in Latin America Middle East Forum WebinarDecember 23, 2022
Ahnaf Kalam on Uthman ibn Farooq: Hate Crime Victim or Hoaxer? Middle East Forum WebinarDecember 2, 2022
Nitsana Darshan-Leitner: Waging the Battle to Bankrupt the Jihad Middle East Forum WebinarNovember 28, 2022
Hannah Baldock: How and Why the British Media Empowers Islamists Middle East Forum WebinarSeptember 9, 2022
Susannah Johnston: Tehran's Man at Oberlin College Middle East Forum WebinarJuly 1, 2022
Keith Rothfus on the Need for "Moral Leadership" in Washington to Disrupt Terror Financing Middle East Forum WebinarJuly 23, 2021