Amb Jeffrey: EU treatment of #Turkey has been beyond stupid - borderline evil.
Do not mistake Islam, the faith of 1.4 billion souls, with the twisted political ideology of Islamism, says Institute scholar Soner Cagaptay. Islamists seek to convert Muslims to their hateful ideology and to derive political legitimacy from Islam. In the battle between Muslims and Islamism, Muslims are winning - and the future of the world may depend on their ultimate victory. Link
.@azelin: ISIS said to have seized $420m+ from Mosul central bank, more cash than bin Laden ever had access to