Yazidi Girls Sold Into ISIS Slavey Bought Back By Families
November 23 2014 1:38 AM
Some families have had mothers, daughters and sisters kidnapped and sold into slavery by Islamic State group militants.
Bahrain Holds Elections, As Shiite Opposition Boycotts Vote
November 22 2014 10:15 PM
Bahrain has been shaken by low-level unrest since the February 2011 demonstrations.
US Pledges $135 Million In Additional Aid To Syrian Refugees
November 22 2014 4:42 PM
Washington has contributed more than $3 billion to Syrian Civil War victims since the conflict started in 2011.
Al Qaeda Member Released From Guantanamo Bay
November 22 2014 2:03 PM
The Saudi Arabian national is the seventh prisoner to be released by the detention center at Guantanamo Bay in the past three weeks.
US-Led Airstrikes Kill More Than 900 In Syria
November 22 2014 9:35 AM
Since Sept. 23, airstrikes by coalition forces in Syria have killed 910, including 52 civilians, according to a new report.
Islamic State Attack Kills 25 West Of Baghdad
November 22 2014 8:39 AM
Islamic State group militants continue to encroach on a province near Iraq's capital.
Is Iran's Nuclear Program Really That Secret?
November 22 2014 6:46 AM
The Iranian nuclear talks are set to end Monday, but fear of a clandestine nuclear program could lead to an extension.
Canadian Vets, Plus Some Dutch Bikers, Join Fight Against ISIS
November 21 2014 9:22 PM
A group of Canadian Forces vets add to a growing list of Western fighters who have ISIS militants in their crosshairs.
Al Qaeda In Yemen Rejects ISIS Caliphate
November 21 2014 5:37 PM
The latest split in extremist ranks comes after a decade-long rocky relationship.
Sisi Reinforces Power With Possible Release Of Journalists
November 21 2014 3:59 PM
On the surface, it appears as though Egypt's president is finally beginning to heed the outcry over the nation's recent record on press freedoms.
ISIS Takes Aim At Ramadi
November 21 2014 12:13 PM
If the provincial capital falls, ISIS would gain a major foothold close to Baghdad.
ISIS Has A New Target For Its Videos
November 21 2014 9:19 AM
One of the most gruesome ISIS videos to date signals a change in strategy for the militant group.
'A Case Of Too Little, Too Late'? US Strategy In Syrian Civil War
November 21 2014 9:05 AM
The U.S. has so far failed to topple President Bashar Assad and is now considering a new strategy in Syria.
Muslim Brotherhood’s Zaki Bani Irsheid Detained In Jordan For Critical Op-Ed
November 21 2014 8:58 AM
A senior member of the Muslim Brotherhood was arrested in Jordan on Thursday, the third such high-profile arrest in recent months.
Lebanon Cancels Independence Day Celebrations Over Political Stalemate
November 21 2014 8:17 AM
This is the second official national celebration that has been canceled in recent months in Lebanon.
Hamas' Plan To Assassinate Lieberman Foiled, 4 Palestinians Arrested
November 21 2014 6:51 AM
Israel's intelligence service Shin Bet reportedly said that Hamas hoped the assassination "would relay a message to the State of Israel."
IAEA Chief Says Iran Not Providing Explanations On Nuclear Claims
November 20 2014 6:37 AM
Iran and six world powers aim to reach a diplomatic agreement to end a 12-year dispute over the Islamic Republic's atomic activities.
New ISIS Video Urges Attacks In France
November 20 2014 1:34 AM
Over 1,000 French nationals and nearly 3,000 Europeans are believed to have joined militant groups like ISIS in the Middle East.
US-Led Air Strikes Target Islamic State, Khorasan In Syria: Officials
November 19 2014 11:24 PM
In Iraq, the strikes against Islamic State were concentrated on the oil-producing north.
Egyptian Police Arrest Protesters Commemorating 2011 Clashes
November 19 2014 4:59 PM
Activists had planned to rally on Wednesday in defiance of the country's harsh protest laws, enacted by the military-backed government of President Abdelfattah al-Sisi.