ISIS Recruiting in South America: Venezuela, Argentina, Brazil, Caribbean. Malcolm Hoenlein.. Mark Galeotti, NYU. Hotel Mars: Kelly Fast, NASA, David Livingston, SpaceShow.com. Peter Berkowitz, Hoover.
04-08-2016 (Photo: ISIS recruiting video) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules http://johnbatchelorshow.com/blog Twitter: @BatchelorShow ISIS Recruiting in South America: Venezuela, Argentina, Brazil, Caribbean. Co-host Malcolm Hoenlein, Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations. Mark Galeotti, NYU. Hotel Mars: Kelly Fast, NASA, David Livingston, SpaceShow.com. Peter Berkowitz, Hoover. “The Sunni-Shi’ite conflict has come to Latin America. Sunni Islamic State (ISIS) is following in the footsteps of the long-entrenched Shi’ite Hezbollah.
“Venezuela under Hugo Chavez was an Iranian playground, giving free rein to its Hezbollah acolyte to arm, train and convert. During the 2006 war with Israel, the entire Wayuu indigenous tribe converted to Islam, adopting the Hezbollah name and consecrating the act by a failed attempt to bomb the US Embassy in Caracas.
“Now Dabiq, ISIS’s website, has announced its mission to convert the native Mayas in Chiapas, Mexico and across the border in Guatemala.
“Exploiting the poverty and marginalization of the indigenous peoples, ISIS announced an “anti-colonial” campaign to Islamicize, among others,the Tainos in the Caribbean, the Wayuu beyond Venezuela in Ecuador, the Guarani and Amazonian tribes in Brazil.
“Such sensationalist pretensions are improbable, but the Mexican beginning replicates the Syrian/Iraqi example of cooperation with smuggling cartels.
“Another Dabiq release, picked up by the Breitbart website, indicates that ISIS “could purchase a nuclear weapon in Pakistan and then smuggle it into the U.S. through Mexico by using existing traffic networks in Latin America.”… http://www.jpost.com/Opinion/ISIS-Hezbollah-rivalry-in-Latin-America-450232
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