Do Americans Want Ground Troops Fighting ISIS? It Depends
September 29 2014 1:30 PM
Most Americans said they felt the U.S. would eventually use ground troops against ISIS in Syria or Iraq.
US Airstrikes Hit Grain Silos, Killed Civilians, Says Syrian Human Rights Group
September 29 2014 12:04 PM
“They killed only civilians there, workers at the site. There was no ISIS inside,” a Syrian Observatory for Human Rights official said.
Afghanistan To Allow 10,000 US Troops To Remain After 2014
September 29 2014 9:29 AM
Newly inaugurated president of Afghanistan Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai is expected to sign the deal Tuesday.
ISIS Closing In On Baghdad
September 29 2014 8:02 AM
The Islamic State is a little more than a mile away from Baghdad, calling the effectiveness of U.S.-led airstrikes in Iraq into question.
US-Led Raids Hit Islamic State In North, East Syria
September 29 2014 3:17 AM
Syria's army also carried out air raids in Aleppo province overnight, as well as in Hama in western Syria.
Afghanistan Gets New Leaders As Attack Kills 7
September 29 2014 2:00 AM
Ashraf Ghani's swearing-in is expected to mark an end to the political gridlock gripping Afghanistan since the elections in June.
Militants Kill 20 In Two Separate Yemen Attacks
September 29 2014 12:55 AM
Houthi fighters seized Sanaa on Sept. 21 after four days of fighting with soldiers loyal to the Sunni Muslim Islah party.
Erdogan: Fight Against ISIS Must Include No-Fly Zone, Buffer Zone
September 28 2014 5:13 PM
In a speech at the World Economic Forum Sunday, President Erdogan said Turkey is prepared to join the fight against ISIS.
Airstrikes Hit Makeshift Refineries In Syria: Monitoring Group
September 28 2014 3:13 PM
Destroying the makeshift refineries has led to a sharp increase in the price of diesel.
Khorasan Leader Killed By US-Led Airstrike: Report
September 28 2014 11:21 AM
Speculation about Muhsin al-Fadhli’s death surfaced after a U.S. airstrike hit the al Qaeda-linked Khorasan group in Syria.
Al Qaeda Offshoot Vows Retaliation Over US Airstrikes
September 28 2014 1:51 AM
Pressured by U.S.-led airstrikes in Syria, the militant group said, "This is not war against al-Nusra, but a war against Islam."
Where Chechen Fighters Fit Into The Islamic State
September 27 2014 8:46 PM
Experts say battle-hardened Chechen fighters joining the Islamic State pose a serious threat.
Arab Nations Join US Coalition Airstrikes On ISIS Command Center
September 27 2014 3:57 PM
Kurds had been hoping for coalition bombing around Kobani for days as militants encircled the town.
First Royal Air Force Bombers Overfly Iraq
September 27 2014 10:33 AM
U.K. Parliament has yet to OK similar action in Syria.
Fears Of A Taliban Takeover Of Afghanistan Growing
September 27 2014 9:39 AM
The Islamic State is gaining support in some areas of Afghanistan and Pakistan and the Taliban could pledge allegiance to ISIS in the future.
Egypt Court Postpones Verdict In Mubarak Trial
September 27 2014 6:40 AM
Before adjourning the hearing, the judge said he had not finished reviewing all the evidence in the case, which amounted to 160,000 pages.
Coalition Planes Pound ISIS Positions In Fresh Syria Airstrikes
September 27 2014 6:15 AM
“Massive explosions” were reported in 31 locations around Raqqa as training camps and hideouts of the Islamic State group were hit.
US Dossier Names 'Most Wanted' Jihadis
September 27 2014 5:07 AM
The list names figures with key roles in the transportation and training of foreign fighters in Syria and the financing of terror activity.
US, Israel Denounce Abbas' 'Genocide' Speech At UN
September 27 2014 3:27 AM
In his address to the U.N. General Assembly on Friday, Abbas had accused Israel of carrying out a “war of genocide” in the Gaza Strip.
Kurds Pledge To 'Turn Kobane Into Islamic State's Graveyard'
September 26 2014 9:38 PM
ISIS militants clashed with Kurdish troops in Syria in the town of Kobane on the Turkish border.