'No Boots On Ground' Policy Might Need Rethinking
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 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.
Ukraine Conflict Heats Up As Top-Level Talks Fail
October 20 2014 11:51 AM
Talks on resolving the Ukraine conflict go nowhere as fighting around the Donetsk airport intensifies.
Argentina Seeks Domestic Lenders In $1 Billion Bond Sale
October 17 2014 10:16 PM
After years of economic woe, Argentina has announced another domestic bond sale this year that it hopes will raise $1 billion.
Law Enforcement Fire Shots In Ferguson Arrest
October 17 2014 5:47 PM
Law enforcement officials in Ferguson shot one man and arrested another near an apartment complex.
Libyans Bomb Militias Using Egyptian Planes? Unlikely
October 17 2014 9:21 AM
Claims that Libyan pilots are bombing Islamic militias using Egyptian warplanes are far-fetched, say experts.
25 Miles From Baghdad
October 16 2014 12:32 PM
ISIS is poised to launch an attack on a strategic town near Baghdad — but it's facing Sunni opponents.
Does ISIS Have Chemical Weapons?
October 15 2014 3:39 PM
Evidence that ISIS used chemical weapons against Kurds may mean that the terror group can add a new threat to its arsenal.
This Man Is Iran's Answer To Fighting ISIS
October 15 2014 11:14 AM
Iran trots out its formerly secretive special forces boss to send the message that it's a key partner against ISIS.
Iraqi Strategy Questioned As ISIS Takes Another Town
October 14 2014 4:52 PM
Concerns have been raised about military strategy in Iraq after Iraqi troops abandoned a base while under attack from ISIS.
Turks Bomb Kurdish Rebels Near Iraq Border
October 14 2014 11:22 AM
Turkish air raids essentially ended the two-year cease-fire with the PKK and raised tension in the region.
Turkey's Political Games Undermine US Efforts In Syria
October 13 2014 4:51 PM
Turkey says it never had a firm deal with the U.S. to allow its bases to be used in the fight against ISIS.
Pentagon Scraps $400M Aircraft Project For $32K
October 13 2014 10:57 AM
The U.S. military has scrapped 16 Afghan military aircraft after it was revealed that Afghan forces could not maintain them.
Ukraine Conflict Spawns Russia-France Legal Fight Over Warships
October 11 2014 9:00 AM
Russia is set to go head-to-head with France over a multibillion-dollar contract to build warships threatened by cancellation.
US Generals Want Ground Troops In Iraq
October 10 2014 12:31 PM
“If we don’t put boots on the ground, we can’t form the coalition, we can’t retake ground that needs to be taken and held."
Could A Buffer Zone Save Kobani?
October 10 2014 11:05 AM
As fighting continues between Kurdish fighters and ISIS in the Syrian border town of Kobani, Turkish military involvement swings in the balance.
Heavily Armed North Korea Is Actually Not That Strong
October 08 2014 5:28 PM
With leader Kim Jong Un's prolonged absence, North Korea is acting erratically -- but its powerful military likely won't do anything too rash.
The ISIS Guide To Shooting Down Apache Helicopters
October 07 2014 5:22 PM
The introduction of Apache attack helicopters in Iraq prompts a jihadist guide explaining how to take them down.
The Limits Of An Airstrikes-Only Strategy
October 06 2014 6:49 PM
Airstrikes from the U.S. and allies haven't stopped ISIS in Kobane. What happens now?
Qatar's World Cup Dream At Odds With Alleged Terror Links
October 03 2014 1:03 PM
Qatar may be funding extremism as well as fighting it -- and that's leading many to doubt it's fit to host the 2022 World Cup.