Why Turkey May Be The Only Country That Can Stop ISIS
October 02 2014 3:50 PM
Turkey's parliament voted to allow for military intervention in Iraq and Syria. Does the country present a united front against ISIS?
ISIS Takes Control Of Western Iraqi Town Of Hit
October 02 2014 8:11 AM
The town of Hit, in Anbar Province, is now 90 percent controlled by the Sunni militant group, according to a local politician.
Taliban Suicide Bomber Targets Army Bus In Kabul, Killing Three
October 02 2014 4:27 AM
The attack by a Taliban militant is the fourth in the Afghan capital since the country's new president was sworn in Monday.
White House Warns Israel Over New Settlement Construction
October 02 2014 12:55 AM
The Obama administration said that new construction in East Jerusalem would distance Israel from 'even its closest allies'.
Syrian Kurds Make Desperate Stand Against ISIS In Border Town
October 01 2014 9:02 PM
ISIS militants are less than two miles outside the Syrian-Turkish border city of Kobane.
Obama, Netanyahu Put Tension Aside For White House Talk
October 01 2014 1:55 PM
Netanyahu told Obama he doesn't want Iran at the "threshold" of nuclear weapons capabilities.
US Airstrikes In Syria Are Helping An Al Qaeda Offshoot
October 01 2014 12:40 PM
The Al Nusra Front, an al Qaeda offshoot, is getting help from where it may not have been expecting it.
Abadi To Arab Countries: Don't Conduct Airstrikes In Iraq
October 01 2014 9:54 AM
Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi says he wants to improve relations with his Arab neighbors.
10 Children Killed In Homs Bombing
October 01 2014 7:52 AM
Twin explosions in Homs targeted a school and hospital, according to Syrian state television. At least 17 people have been killed.
Coalition Jets Strike Islamic State Near Turkish Border
October 01 2014 6:20 AM
The head of the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said Kurdish sources reported seeing dead Islamic State fighters at the strike sites.
US Relaxes Policy On Civilian Deaths In Iraq, Syria
October 01 2014 2:59 AM
Many civilians have reportedly been killed in the U.S.-led airstrikes in northern Syria and Iraq.
Sunni Tribe Joins Fight Against Islamic State
October 01 2014 1:19 AM
Members of the influential Shammar tribe, one of the largest in northwestern Iraq, joined the Kurds in the fighting, a tribal figure said.
ISIS Executes Its Own Fighters
October 01 2014 12:14 AM
The Islamic State group reportedly executed at least two of its own members after accusing at least one of them of working for the CIA.
US Standing Firm On Plan To 'Ultimately Destroy' ISIS
September 30 2014 9:23 PM
As ISIS seizes land in Iraq and Syria, the National Security Council briefed the president on strategy to combat the extremists
ISIS Advances May Force Turkish Intervention
September 30 2014 8:24 PM
Militants surrounded a Turkish sovereign enclave in Syria and threatened to seize Kobane on the Syria-Turkey border.
US Defense Industry Cashes In On ISIS Airstrikes
September 30 2014 6:40 PM
With Obama predicting that airstrikes in Syria and Iraq could take years, defense companies are already cashing in.
British RAF Launches First Airstrikes Against ISIS In Iraq
September 30 2014 2:26 PM
The U.K.'s Ministry of Defense confirmed the airstrikes were successful.
Algeria Identifies Frenchman's Beheading Suspects
September 30 2014 2:12 PM
The Algerian government has the identities of Hervé Gourdel's killers two weeks after he was beheaded by an Islamist group.
US Airstrikes Are Killing ISIS Oil Profits
September 30 2014 1:02 PM
The Islamic State group used to make millions a day from oil, but after U.S. and allied planes bombed refineries, that money is gone.
Afghanistan To Sign Deal On US Troop Deployment
September 30 2014 5:53 AM
The Bilateral Security Agreement reportedly allows for a small force of 9,800 U.S. troops to remain in Afghanistan after 2014.