ISIS is facing a major defeat as opposition forces backed by the United States are surrounding their capital city.
Fierce fighting between government forces and jihadist militants has spread to the streets of the southern island city of Marawi in the Philippines
Today I received a call which I’ve dreaded. The battle for Raqqa has started.
A new terror strike in London has renewed the world’s focus on transnational Islamist terrorism, rekindling the old debate over how best to fight i
A week after Islamist militants kidnapped some 240 Catholics in the Philippines, a video has surfaced online showing one of the hostages, Father Ch
The images were striking, and so were the words, including the words that were not said.
"What does resurrection look like?
Cars and other vehicles “have turned into deadly weapons”, and should be banished from cities to stop attacks like the one in Stockholm from happen
Swedish police revealed Sunday the Uzbekistan citizen suspected of driving a stolen lorry into crowds killing four on Friday was a rejected asylum
Armed police have carried out an overnight raid on a Birmingham property, which was reportedly linked to the attack in Westminster on
Refugee charities in northern France have issued a robust response to the Calais Mayor’s decision to ban food distribution in a large part of the t
Award-winning war correspondent Magda Gad has tweeted from Mosul that the war-torn city is safer for women and more peaceful than Sweden’s capital
The Washington-based Gatestone Institute refuses to let up.
After years of darkness, hope has returned to Telekuf-Tesqopa.
In all the noise around Donald Trump’s presidency, his “Syria Safe Zones” plan has not received the attention it deserves.
Many have blasted President Donald Trump for his temporary immigration ban from seven Muslim-majority countries tied to terrorism.
The Islamic State published the names and addresses of thousands of churches in the United States and called on its adherents to attack them during
The Tunisian government announced on Sunday that “foreigners” were behind the murder of a local engineer who is affiliated with the Hamas terrorist
The quantity of former senior military officers under consideration to join the Trump Administration has drawn enthusiasm and ire. Military and ve
As Iraqi armed forces continue to force ISIS out of Mosul, the terror group is fighting to keep its hold on the city.
Islamic State militants fighting to hold on to their Mosul stronghold have killed at least 20 people in the last two days for passing information t
Thousands of Russian citizens have traveled to join the fight in Syria, Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev warned in an interview with Israeli
The sound of church bells on a Sunday morning might be taken for granted in towns across America.
The 21 Chibok schoolgirls who were reunited with their families after being held by the terrorist group Boko Haram for more than two years, face da
A diverse coalition of Iraqi forces launched a long-awaited offensive against Islamic State in Mosul, one of the last major cities still controlled
Pope Francis said those bombing civilians in the besieged Syrian city of Aleppo will be “accountable to God” for their actions as he renewed his ap
The first female soldier to ever attempt Green Beret special forces training has washed out of the course.
After suggesting the U.S. may cooperate with Syria under the newly brokered ceasefire agreement, U.S.
The woman in an iconic photo shown kissing an ecstatic sailor in Times Square celebrating the end of World War II has died.
Walls, it seems, are back in style. At least in Europe.
Via the BBC:
During Wednesday night's program, FOX News Channel host Bill O'Reilly called out President Barack Obama for having an "emotional attachment to the
The ousting of Islamic State fighters from Fallujah was supposed to make Baghdad safer, by showing that the jihadists could be defeated and deprive
Anglican Archbishop in Jerusalem Suheil Dawani has spoken of his “delight” at news that a mine clearance charity has secured permission to de-mine
Findings point to Islamic State responsibility for a suicide bomb attack on Istanbul's main international airport that killed 36 people and wounded
A senior Iraqi general has announced on state TV that the battle for Falluja is over as Iraqi troops retook the final ISIS holdout in the city.
The Rev. Andrew White, acclaimed as the Anglican “Vicar of Baghdad” for his outreach among Iraqi Christians, has been suspended with pay and his Br
In a press conference in Orlando on Monday, an FBI agent said that censoring the word “ISIS” from the Orlando terrorist’s 911 call will stop future
FBI agents on Friday questioned a member of the Florida mosque attended by Omar Mateen, the man who shot 49 people to death at a gay nightclub, as
Prosecutors have convened a grand jury to investigate Noor Salman, wife of gunman Omar Mateen, sources quoted by Fox News and Reuters say.
Convert or die.
That is the war cry of the modern-day jihadi.
Eddie Justice, the 30-year-old man who texted his mother as a Omar Mateen carried the massacre at the Pulse nightclub in Orlando, has been found de
Libyan forces loyal to a U.N.-brokered government have advanced deep inside the coastal city of Sirte, the main stronghold of the Islamic State gro
Using figures from Sweden's employment agency Arbetsförmedlingen and migration authorities Migrationsverket, SVT reported on Tuesday that 494 asylu
Extremist jihadis of the Islamic State (ISIS) on Thursday executed 19 Yezidi girls by burning them to death, activists and eyewitnesses reported.
Turkey has recalled its ambassador to Germany to protest against the German Parliament's decision to declare the massacre of Armenians during World
Islamic State terrorists are planning to attack England supporters next month as they mass in Marseille to follow the Three Lions at the Euros.
Patriarch Louis Raphael Sako, head of the Chaldean Catholic Church in Iraq, on Sunday called for the US not to arm Christians in the country as the
The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees says more than 700 people fleeing war and poverty are believed to have drowned in the Mediterrane
Imagine what it must be like to be born in a country that is not your own.
Plane crashes always stir up some deep human anxieties.
A new ISIS video shows young boys from Indonesia, Malaysia, and the Philippines learning to shoot guns, attending classes on Islam, and—at the end
The Kenyan government has announced plans to close its refugee camps and a U.S-based Christian humanitarian agency warns that the decision is deadl
A navy officer who trained at one of Britain’s most prestigious maritime colleges has fled to Syria to join the Islamic State terror group.
British Prime Minister David Cameron will propose a bill this month aimed at cracking down on Islamic extremism in Britain.
Archbishop Jean-Clément Jeanbart, Melkite Catholic archbishop of Aleppo, Syria, has said he would like to see Canada help Syrians to stay in Syria
There’s a war on women going on all right, but not the one we hear so often about in the media. It’s not a war on “income inequality.” Not a war
Iran test-fired an advanced rocket system in the Dasht-e Kavir desert last week, according to Russian and American officials, in what some consider
The number of foreign fighters entering Iraq and Syria has plummeted over the past year, a US general said Tuesday.
The same day Pope Francis brought 12 Syrian refugees to Rome from Greece, a merchant ship rescued 41 refugees, including a three-year-old child.