Following the launch of a Portuguese propaganda channel and the announcement of a “Brazilian caliphate,” the Islamic State is instructing its followers on how to attack the 2016 Olympic games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
A new Telegram channel called “Ansar al-Khilafah Brazil” is the first pledge of allegiance to the Islamic State from South America. Earlier this month, ISIS started a Portuguese propaganda channel.
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Photos of Olympian Allyson Felix, track and field runner from the Rio 2016 Olympics.
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Vashti Cunningham is the youngest track-and-field Olympian in 36 years. She’s on her way to Rio, and she’s the daughter of the NFL’s Randall Cunningham.
On June 29, the Islamic State launched a Portuguese Telegram channel to broadcast its propaganda. Its creation comes 5-weeks before the Rio Olympic Games 2016 in Brazil, a Portuguese speaking country.
Today co-anchor Savannah Guthrie announced on Tuesday that she’s pregnant and won’t travel to Brazil for the 2016 Olympics out of concern for the Zika virus.
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Watch the powerful moment where Muhammad Ali lights the Olympic flame in Atlanta’s 1996 opening ceremony.
Steven Adams, the Oklahoma City Thunder center, has a sister Valerie who is a two-time Olympic gold medal-winning shotputter. Learn more about Valerie Adams here.
Ryan Lochte is dating Playboy model Kayla Rae Reid and she’s already met his mother.
One great replaces another, as Gregg Popovich has signed on to coach Team USA Basketball from 2017-2020.