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ISVG’s Links of the Day August 11, 2011

Links of the Day

Welcome to ISVG’s Links of the Day!  Each day, ISVG research analysts and collectors gather and read hundreds of open-source news and intelligence articles from around the globe in an effort to bring you the most comprehensive database on violent extremism.  These articles provide the details surrounding the events and actors involved in violent extremism and transnational criminal organizations.  ISVG’s Links of the Day will highlight the most noteworthy articles collected throughout the course of ISVG’s daily research process.  Make sure you check back every morning or evening to get a recap of the most relevant articles of the last twenty-four hours, or follow our @ISVG Twitter handle to get these links as we find them!


Thursday, August 11, 2011

Syrian activists say Syrian security forces have killed twelve in western town.

Bomb blast in northern Beirut kills at least two.

Colombia arrests woman suspected of money-laundering for Mexico’s Sinaloa drug cartel.

Venezuela discovers four cocaine labs near Colombian border.

UN says there have been 26 extrajudicial executions in the Ivory Coast in the last month.

Los Zetas cartel leader in San Nicolas de los Garza, Raul Garcia Rodriguez, has been arrested by Mexican marines.

Female suicide-bomber strikes in Peshawar, Pakistan.

Al-Shabaab fighters flee third major area after jets are seen flying overhead.



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