- ISIS Extends Fight To Iranian Border: Social Media Report
June 23 2014 3:33 PM
The attack marks the first time the militant group has expanded its efforts to create an Islamic caliphate beyond the borders of Iraq and Syria.
- Turkey Fears Autonomous Iraqi Kurdistan
June 23 2014 3:23 PM
An independent Kurdistan in Iraq threatens the ability of the Turkish government to keep control over its own Kurdish minority.
- US Condemns Sentencing Of Al-Jazeera Journalists
June 23 2014 2:33 PM
The White House has called on Egypt to pardon the journalists or commute their sentences.
- ISIS Apparel And Action Figures For Sale
June 23 2014 2:03 PM
Indonesian retailers are cashing in on the Iraq crisis by selling ISIS merchandise, including "We Are All ISIS" T-shirts, online.
- Young Al-Jazeera Journalist Baher Mohamed Sentenced To 10 Years
June 23 2014 10:30 AM
Baher Mohamed was a young journalist getting his career started when he was arrested in Cairo last year. He was sentenced Monday to 10 years in an Egyptian prison.
- Israeli Airstrikes On Syrian Army Posts In Golan Heights Kill 10
June 23 2014 8:30 AM
The attack by Israel on Syrian army posts follows a blast in Golan Heights that killed an Israeli teenager Sunday.
- Egypt Sentences Award-Winning Journalist To Prison
June 23 2014 8:23 AM
Peter Greste, who holds dual Australian and Latvian citizenship, won a prestigious Peabody Award in 2011.
- ISIS Takes Over Tal Afar
June 23 2014 8:15 AM
The Iraqi government denied witness accounts that security forces fled Tal Afar.
- Sentencing Of Al-Jazeera Journalists Met With Widespread Criticism
June 23 2014 8:02 AM
"Journalism is not a crime" has been a popular refrain among those outraged at the sentence.
- Kerry Presses Maliki As Iraq Loses Control Of Syrian, Jordanian borders
June 23 2014 7:51 AM
Capturing the frontier is a dramatic step toward the goal of building a caliphate across swathes of Syria and Iraq.
- Egypt Court Jails Al Jazeera Journalists For 7-10 Years
June 23 2014 6:26 AM
Another 11 defendants were sentenced in absentia to 10 years.
- ISIS Captures Fourth Iraqi City On Western Border
June 23 2014 2:18 AM
ISIS now reportedly controls most of Iraq's western border and is in a position to easily move weapons to arm Syrian rebels.
- Kerry Meets With Egypt's al-Sisi As US Unlocks Military Aid
June 22 2014 6:26 PM
Kerry is the highest ranked U.S. official to visit Egypt since al-Sisi was elected president in May.
- Jordan Beefs Up Iraq Border Defenses As Frontier Post Falls
June 22 2014 6:09 PM
The loss of the only crossing into Iraq was not seen as an immediate security threat.
- Netanyahu To US: Don't Cooperate With Iran On ISIS
June 22 2014 5:52 PM
Netanyahu says a better idea would be to pit Iran against the Sunni extremists.
- Sunni Militants Ship Captured U.S. Humvees To Allies in Syria
June 22 2014 4:32 PM
Pentagon aware of pictures showing U.S. Humvees in ISIS hands.
- Rand Paul Blames Failed Foreign Policy For Iraq Crisis
June 22 2014 12:55 PM
Rand Paul told David Gregory on "Meet The Press" the Iraq crisis was partly fueled by failed American policies over the last 13 years.
- Israeli Troops Kill Two Palestinians As Search For Teens Continues
June 22 2014 12:38 PM
The clashes occurred in the Nablus and Ramallah.
- Accused Mass Killer Of Sunnis Known As The 'Zarqawi Of The Shiites' Reemerges In Iraq
June 22 2014 9:37 AM
Little is known about Abu Deraa.
- ISIS Takes Control Of Syrian Border Town, Shiite Militia Holds Rallying Parade
June 21 2014 6:58 PM
The situation in Iraq continues to become more complicated as another religious militia shows its fighting capabilities.