- Islamic State Attacks Sunni Tribe, Kills 17
September 08 2014 6:23 AM
The attacks reportedly targeted a major Sunni tribe called the Al-Jabour, which has sided with Iraqi forces against Islamic State.
- Israel, New Zealand In Row Over Diplomat's Posting
September 08 2014 6:15 AM
Israel reportedly forbids a diplomat from representing his country in Jerusalem if he is also serving as an envoy to the Palestinian Authority.
- US Airstrikes Help Iraqi Forces Retake Area Around Haditha Dam
September 08 2014 1:57 AM
US airstrikes are helping Iraqi ground troops regain territory lost to the Islamic State.
- Influential Preacher Condemns ISIS Actions
September 08 2014 1:23 AM
Abu Qatada, who is being tried on terror charges in Jordan, called the Islamic State a “killing and demolition machine."
- Turkey's Role Against ISIS Mostly Symbolic
September 07 2014 12:29 PM
ISIS is currently holding about 46 Turkish citizens hostage.
- Assad Forces Launch Air Strikes Against ISIS Militants
September 07 2014 6:31 AM
At least 50 people were killed as Syrian warplanes bombarded Raqqa, which is about 400km from Syria's capital Damascus.
- US Air Strikes Target ISIS Militants Near Iraqi Dam
September 07 2014 4:04 AM
It is the U.S.'s first offensive in Iraq's western Anbar province since it started air strikes on ISIS forces in the north of the country in August.
- French Hostage Says Captor Also Attacked Brussels Jewish Museum
September 06 2014 4:04 PM
Among the hostages was French journalist Nicolas Henin, who was briefly held with U.S. journalists James Foley and Steven Sotloff.
- Renewed Fighting In Benghazi Between General And Islamists
September 06 2014 3:19 PM
The clashes are the worst since the fall of Gadhafi 2011.
- Egypt Charges Morsi With Leaking Secrets To Qatar, Al Jazeera
September 06 2014 10:57 AM
The former Egyptian president is now being charged with endangering national security by giving Qatar and its affiliate Al Jazeera classified documents.
- At Least 50 Killed In Northern Yemen Clashes
September 06 2014 10:07 AM
Hundreds of protesters, both in support of and against the beleaguered government, had assembled in Jawf when fighting broke out.
- Egyptian Authorities Accused Of Sexually Abusing Teenage Prisoners
September 06 2014 6:35 AM
Fifty-two youths were arrested for demonstrating against the government and were kept in Alexandria’s Koum El Dekka prison.
- Is ISIS Terror Knocking On Egypt's Door?
September 06 2014 2:22 AM
Ansar Bayt al-Maqdis --an Egyptian Islamist group -- said that ISIS militants were training it to operate more effectively in Sinai.
- Almost 1,000 Attend Memorial Service For Journalist Beheaded By ISIS
September 06 2014 12:33 AM
Murdered journalist Steven Sotloff's was remembered at the memorial service as a person committed to revealing the truth.
- What Makes People Join ISIS?
September 05 2014 8:01 PM
The barbaric group has attracted recruits from across the Muslim world, but also the United States and Europe.
- US Military Personnel Leave Iran After Flight Diverted
September 05 2014 5:23 PM
The flight from Afghanistan to Dubai, carrying U.S. military personnel, landed in Iran after officials there questioned its flight plan.
- US, Sunni Nations Closer To Strategy To Fight ISIS
September 05 2014 4:43 PM
To fight the group, the U.S. is looking to work closely with Gulf nations, and the goal is to do away with ISIS, not contain it.
- Journalist Steven Sotloff's Funeral Service To Take Place In Florida
September 05 2014 11:06 AM
The public is invited to pay their respects to slain American journalist Steven Sotloff at a service in his Florida hometown Friday.
- US, NATO Allies Form Coalition Against Islamic State
September 05 2014 10:34 AM
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry says a new Iraqi government will also help stop ISIS.
- UK Will Not Pay Ransom For David Haines
September 05 2014 8:11 AM
The British aid worker, a captive of the Islamic State, was kidnapped in March 2013 in Syria near the Turkish border.