IBTimes Hacked By Syrian Electronic Army
December 17 2014 8:05 PM
In an effort to remove a story it disagreed with, SEA broke into the IBTimes website on Wednesday evening.
The Syrian Army Is Shrinking, And Assad Is Running Out Of Soldiers
December 17 2014 5:13 PM
Since the beginning of the civil war in 2011, the Syrian Army has shrunk in size by more than half.
Kerry, Obama Considering Visits To Cuba
December 17 2014 4:35 PM
They will be the first in their positions in more than 50 years.
The Sydney Siege Is Not The Western Debut Of ISIS Terror
December 15 2014 2:55 PM
"Lone-wolf" attackers are not required to pledge allegiance to a terrorist group, nor do they have to coordinate their moves.
Flag In Sydney Siege Is Not ISIS
December 15 2014 9:04 AM
At least one of Australia's radical Muslim organizations uses the flag displayed in the Sydney siege, but it isn't ISIS.
The Video Battle For Followers Between ISIS And Al Qaeda
December 13 2014 9:27 AM
The world’s most-feared terrorist organizations aren't fighting just the West: They're competing with each other.
US Vetting 9,000 Syrian Refugees To Weed Out Jihadists
December 11 2014 1:32 PM
The U.S. is planning to finally let in thousands of Syrian refugees, but it won't be an easy process.
Kurdish Forces Say They Now Control 'More Than Half' Of Kobani
December 10 2014 12:10 PM
Despite suffering a high death toll and a number of defections, Kurdish forces say they are advancing against ISIS.
ISIS Reacts To CIA Torture Report
December 09 2014 2:09 PM
The militant group released a flood of "news reports" from its self-declared caliphate condemning U.S. torture.
Lebanon Releases ISIS Leader's Ex-Wife
December 09 2014 10:42 AM
Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi's ex-wife and Anas Sharkas' wife could not be charged with committing any crime.
Beheadings Are 'A Big Mistake'
December 08 2014 11:54 AM
A senior al Qaeda leader denounced beheadings and outlined the group's strategy to defeat the U.S. in a video "press conference."
ISIS Commander In Lebanon Calls For Revenge
December 05 2014 6:05 PM
An ISIS commander called on militant Sunni supporters to retaliate for the detention of his wife and child.
ISIS Besieges Assad Stronghold In Deir El-Zour
December 05 2014 1:40 PM
Militants clashed with regime forces, hoping to solidify their stronghold in the province and win civilian support.
The New Face Of Syrian Opposition Is Islamist
December 05 2014 11:31 AM
The newly formed Syrian Revolutionary Command Council unites opposition factions but limits U.S. options on the ground.
Al Qaeda Leader Reportedly Awaiting Trial In US
December 04 2014 2:04 PM
Abd Al-Baset Azzouz was reportedly arrested in Turkey and accused of participating in the 2012 attack on the U.S. embassy in Benghazi, Libya.
ISIS Is Turning Churches Into Prisons
December 03 2014 12:06 PM
Ancient houses of worship in Iraq are being transformed by ISIS into detention centers. They are now at risk of permanent destruction.
Woman Arrested In Lebanon Is Baghdadi's Ex, Pentagon Says
December 02 2014 7:26 PM
Contrary to earlier reports, the person arrested last week is a "former wife" of the Islamic State group's leader, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi.
Egypt Court Doles Out 188 Death Sentences
December 02 2014 3:33 PM
Defendants were accused of taking part in an attack after Mohammed Morsi was ousted last year.
ISIS Wants Saudi Arabia, But Won't Get It (Yet)
December 02 2014 3:09 PM
The oil-rich kingdom will likely be hit with lone wolf attacks, but it won't fall to militants, experts say.
Legendary Mexican Comedian Who Inspired Simpsons Character Dies
November 28 2014 11:31 PM
The beloved Mexican comedian Roberto Gómez Bolaños died at the age of 85.