- ISIS Claims Foley Blamed His Family And US Before Death
August 29 2014 9:43 PM
ISIS says it's holding British citizens and claims Foley blamed his family and the U.S. government's “zero tolerance” negotiation policy.
- How To Make Friends And Defeat ISIS
August 29 2014 4:10 PM
As the Islamic State rises, regional powers are setting aside their differences to crush the militant group.
- Taliban Offensive Poses Military Dilemma For U.S.
August 29 2014 4:10 PM
While ISIS takes the spotlight, the Taliban has launched a campaign in Afghanistan to retake the land it lost to Western troops - and Obama may be forced to respond.
- Seized ISIS Laptop Contains Plans For 'Bubonic Plague' Weapons
August 29 2014 11:45 AM
A computer seized in Syria was found to contain worrying documents about possibly using the plague to infect Western cities.
- ISIS Waterboarded US Reporter James Foley, Echoing Bush Tactics
August 29 2014 7:06 AM
The Islamic State reportedly picked on James Foley because it found photographs of his brother working in the U.S. Air Force.
- Dozens Of Peacekeepers Seized By Syrian Militants
August 29 2014 5:10 AM
The UN peacekeepers were seized in the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights, and the United Nations is working to secure their release.
- U.S. May Use Secrets Act To Stop Lawsuit Against Iran Sanctions Group
August 29 2014 3:22 AM
U.S. government lawyers have said that information related to UANI in the lawsuit could jeopardize law enforcement activities.
- UN Says More Than 3 Million Refugees Have Fled Syria
August 29 2014 2:12 AM
The U.N.'s refugee agency says that the conflict in Syria is now "the biggest humanitarian emergency of our era."
- US Identifies Americans Fighting For ISIS In Syria
August 29 2014 12:44 AM
Using social media, intercepted communications and monitoring of citizens abroad, U.S. law enforcement said it was able to identify citizens fighting in Syria.
- ISIS Releases Another Beheading Video, Targeting Kurds
August 28 2014 7:52 PM
ISIS apparently beheaded a Kurdish prisoner in a graphic video reminiscent of the video showing the execution of James Foley.
- White House, ISIS React To Obama's 'We Don't Have A Strategy'
August 28 2014 7:02 PM
The White House quickly moved to clarify Obama's statement that the U.S. did not have a strategy in place yet to deal with ISIS in Syria.
- Defeating ISIS Will Take A Regional Coalition -- And U.S. Doesn't Have Strategy Yet, Says Obama
August 28 2014 5:05 PM
Defeating the "cancer" will take a coalition of regional partners and a stabilization of the situation in Syria.
- Why Obama Will (Or Won't) Bomb ISIS In Syria
August 28 2014 2:30 PM
President Obama is considering airstrikes on ISIS targets in Syria. Here are five reasons why he will -- or will not -- authorize them.
- The Anti-ISIS Coalition May Look Familiar
August 28 2014 1:41 PM
U.S. officials said they are close to forming an international coalition to fight ISIS, reminiscent of the beginnings of the war on terror.
- UN Peacekeepers Seized By 'Armed Group' in Golan Heights
August 28 2014 10:43 AM
Fighting in Syria is within shooting distance of Israel, and United Nations troops on the border have been detained in the process.
- Israelis Doubt Netanyahu's Claim Of Victory Over Hamas
August 28 2014 8:20 AM
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s critics believe that Hamas got the better end of the deal in the cease-fire.
- Pakistan Prepares For 'Deciding Day'
August 28 2014 5:01 AM
Imran Khan and Tahir ul-Qadri, leaders of opposition parties, have led massive protests demanding the prime minister's resignation.
- UN To Impose 'Targeted Sanctions' On Libyan Militias
August 28 2014 3:25 AM
Infighting between Islamist militias, which control parts of Libya, has raised fears of the violence spilling into neighboring countries.
- American Suicide Bomber Says He Was Watched By FBI
August 28 2014 1:45 AM
Abu-Salha also claims that he drew inspiration from the lectures of Anwar al-Awlaki, the radical US cleric who was killed in a drone strike.
- Syrian Rebels Capture Strategic Border Crossing In Golan Heights
August 28 2014 1:11 AM
Al-Qaeda’s Syrian affiliate, the al-Nusra Front, along with the Islamist group Ahrar al-Sham al-Islamiya, were involved in the offensive.