UN Warns Iraq's Yazidis Facing ‘Attempted Genocide’
October 22 2014 6:18 AM
The Yazidis, who live primarily around the Sinjar mountains in Iraq’s northern Nineveh province, have faced several attacks from ISIS.
ISIS Seizes Airdropped Weapons In Kobani
October 22 2014 1:09 AM
The U.S. military had delivered nearly 30 packages containing weapons, ammunition and medical supplies for Kurdish fighters on Sunday.
Extremist-Inspired Attack Raises Canada's Terror Threat Level
October 22 2014 12:26 AM
Martin Couture-Rouleau was just one of 90 suspected Canadian terrorism sympathizers monitored by authorities.
Possible ISIS Chemical Attack In Kobani: Reports
October 21 2014 8:01 PM
The reports of a chemical attack by ISIS were unconfirmed. But civilian victims had teary eyes, swollen lips and difficulty breathing.
American Teenage Girls Try To Join ISIS
October 21 2014 4:37 PM
The FBI stopped them in Frankfurt, where they were allegedly en route to Syria.
Iran's Rouhani Pledges Support For Iraq In ISIS Fight
October 21 2014 11:42 AM
Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi gets a promise of help against ISIS from a fellow Shia, the president of Iran.
Leading Iranian Cleric Dies At 83
October 21 2014 10:55 AM
The head of a powerful clerical body died Tuesday morning.
Lebanon Now Fighting Off Attacks From ISIS
October 21 2014 9:25 AM
The Islamic State wants access to Lebanon’s capital city, Tripoli, which would give the group a crucial outlet to the sea.
Kobani Fight Raises Questions About 'No Boots On Ground' Policy
October 21 2014 8:23 AM
The fighting in Kobani has shown that well-equipped troops on the ground could make a huge difference against ISIS.
Australian Teen Threatens Abbott, Obama In New ISIS Video
October 21 2014 8:07 AM
The teenager says in the video that nothing can stop the group's black flags from flying atop the White House and Buckingham Palace.
Iran 'Meeting Its Commitments' Under Interim Nuclear Deal: Report
October 21 2014 1:30 AM
Iran has diluted about 9,000 pounds of enriched uranium down to the level of natural uranium, the IAEA reportedly said.
ISIS Suicide Bombings Signal Desperation, Experts Say
October 20 2014 4:52 PM
At least 435 people have been killed in Iraq in car and suicide bombings since the beginning of October, with an uptick since the start of September, according to Iraq Body.
Australian Troops Join The Fight Against ISIS
October 20 2014 4:24 PM
After a month of negotiating, Iraq has allowed Australian troops to help in the fight against ISIS.
ISIS Is Advancing Again On Mount Sinjar
October 20 2014 12:58 PM
The Islamic State group advanced on two towns on Mount Sinjar Monday. The Yazidi population is pleading for U.S. help.
Far From Gadhafi, But Far From Stable
October 20 2014 11:17 AM
Three years to the day after dictator Moammar Gadhafi was killed, Libya takes another step into full-fledged civil war.
At Least 17 Killed In Baghdad Mosque Suicide Bombing
October 20 2014 7:59 AM
Nobody has claimed responsibility for the attack, but ISIS has taken credit for similar bombings.
Turkey In Talks To Aid Iraqi Kurds
October 20 2014 7:49 AM
The announcement from Turkey, which has so far refused to allow Kurdish fighters to cross into Syria, marks a major policy shift in Kobani fight.
US Transports Weapons, Medical Supplies To Syrian Kurds
October 20 2014 1:09 AM
The airdrops were carried out amid opposition from Turkey, which had expressed reservations over supplying arms to Kurdish fighters in Syria.
Erdogan: Syrian Kurdish Fighters Are Like PKK
October 19 2014 1:38 PM
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says he has not ruled out allowing U.S. use of Incirlik Air Base against ISIS.
Fiercest Fighting In Days Hits Syrian Border Town
October 19 2014 6:26 AM
Raids on Islamic State around Kobani have been stepped up, with the fate of the town seen as an important test for the anti-ISIS campaign.