1,000 US troops left in Syria will be moved to Iraq as the Trump administration faces fallout over a possible ISIS resurgence

2019-10-21 10:31

Observers have warned that Trump's abrupt decision to remove the remaining US troops from Syria may lead to an Islamic State resurgence.

US troops bombed their own anti-ISIS headquarters as Turkey-backed fighters closed in during Trump's hasty retreat

2019-10-17 15:38

After Turkish forces fired on US positions on Friday, Turkish-backed forces advanced on the anti-ISIS base in Syria.

In just one week, Trump's Syria retreat has caused the nightmare scenario everyone warned him about

2019-10-16 10:26

ISIS is regrouping in Syria, US credibility has been badly damaged on the global stage, and Russia is the biggest winner of all.

Disaster is unfolding in Syria as videos emerge of US allies being slaughtered and hundreds of ISIS prisoners escape during airstrikes

2019-10-14 07:07

Northern Syria is descending into chaos as the Turkish invasion proceeds, with videos emerging of US allies being slaughtered by Turkish proxies.

Donald Trump brushes off worries that freed ISIS prisoners will be a threat: 'They're going to be escaping to Europe.'

2019-10-10 08:26

"Well, they're going to be escaping to Europe," Trump said, referring to foreign ISIS fighters. "That's where they want to go."

Islamic State fighters reportedly using cows strapped with bombs for their suicide missions

2019-09-05 14:28

A suicide bomber with a donkey killed three NATO troops in Afghanistan in 2013. Two cows were used recently, according to a New York Times report.

Syria Kurds hand over six Belgian orphans from IS families: official

2019-06-14 06:55

Kurdish authorities in northeast Syria on Thursday handed to their Belgian counterparts six orphans born to families belonging to the Islamic State group, officials said.

Hundreds leave ISIS-held area in Syria as fighting slows down

2019-03-04 22:12

An official with the US-backed force fighting the Islamic State group in eastern Syria says some 500 people, including fighters, have surrendered and evacuated the last area held by the extremists.

In east Syria, ISIS in last stand to defend dying 'caliphate'

2019-02-17 17:34

Diehard jihadists have blocked roads out of the last scrap of their Islamic State group "caliphate" in Syria, US-backed forces fighting them said on Sunday, preventing hundreds of civilians from fleeing.

US charges Chicago man with online recruiting for ISIS

2018-10-20 06:55

A US citizen of Iraqi descent has been charged in Chicago with online coordination with the Islamic State jihadist group to recruit and encourage attacks, federal authorities said.


Donald Trump wrote a letter warning Turkey's Erdogan not to be a 'tough guy' over Syria, telling him history will look upon him 'forever as the devil if good things don't happen'

2019-10-17 16:32

Trump also said in the aggressive letter to Turkish President Erdogan he didn't want to be "responsible for destroying the Turkish economy".

Donald Trump is applauding Russia's victory in Syria after handing it to them on a platter

2019-10-17 06:55

President Donald Trump has essentially gifted one of America's strongest partnerships in the Middle East to Russian President Vladimir Putin.

US forces reportedly leave dozens of 'high value' ISIS prisoners behind as they begin to pull out of northern Syria

2019-10-14 10:31

Trump last week claimed that the US had moved some of the "most dangerous" ISIS prisoners but US officials told The New York Times that wasn't true.

Trump defends abandoning the Kurds by saying they didn't help the US in WWII

2019-10-12 16:10

When asked whether he felt his treatment of the Kurds sent a poor message to other potential US allies, Trump said, "Alliances are very easy."

Here are the 5 major players that will feel the impact from Trump's decision to withdraw troops from Syria

2019-10-08 12:09

Observers say Trump's move to withdraw US troops could put the US' Kurdish allies in jeopardy and pave the way for a major Turkish assault.

Trump's threat to dump thousands of ISIS fighters into Europe could end up hurting its fiercest ally in Syria

2019-08-23 10:38

"I'll have no choice but to release them," Trump said Wednesday of the detained ISIS fighters. This could end up complicating the fight against ISIS.

Angry and defiant, ISIS families surrender in Syria

2019-03-07 06:21

Angry civilians evacuating from the last shred of territory held by Islamic State militants in Syria praised the extremist group and chanted 'Islamic State will remain'.

ISIS brides from Canada, the US, and Europe are asking to return home years after fleeing for Syria. Here are their stories.

2019-02-22 07:08

Women from Alabama and Alberta, Canada, came forward after British teenager Shamima Begum begged to return to London four years after joining ISIS.

Trump giving 'new life' to ISIS, former envoy says

2019-01-19 08:41

President Donald Trump's decision to pull US troops from Syria was made without deliberation, left allies "bewildered" and has rejuvenated the Islamic State group, the official formerly in charge of fighting the jihadists said on Friday.

American cyclists killed by Isis in Tajikistan

2018-08-02 14:44

An American couple who’d been traveling the world on their bicycles were killed in an Isis attack.

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