The belief that Islam is the true religion and that Judaism and Christianity are false religions is a basic tenet of Islamic faith worldwide. The belief that Islam can and must rule the world is shared by many millions of Muslims.
Hamas officials were only paid a fraction of what they expected to get from the Hamas-Fatah unity government in Ramallah. Instead they received the money from Hamas, a clear sign of the crisis in the joint government.
Midland County Sheriff Gary Painter said that law enforcement agencies along the 'wide open' border have received alerts to be on the lookout for terrorists from the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria crossing into the United States.