(DAMASCUS, Syria) — A Spanish journalist kidnapped by al-Qaeda-linked militants in Syria crossed the border into Turkey on Sunday, his newspaper reported, as activists said government airstrikes killed at least 13 people in a northwestern border town.
Veteran war correspondent Marc Marginedas was abducted on Sept. 4 near Hama by …
ISIS leaders are invoking an ancient law to force Christians living in their areas to pay for protection
However, opposition forces say the fighters were escorting civilians in need of medical aid
Top al-Qaeda leader Abu Khalid al-Suri was reportedly killed by a rival extremist group
Group linked to al-Qaeda attempt to lash out at Hizballah
Based in Sinai and celebrating al-Qaeda, Ansar Jerusalem has emerged as a prolific and lethal force, striking targets across Egypt, including near the Israel border where a tourist bus exploded Sunday.
Arab backers stepping up support after fruitless peace talks conclude
Four car bombs exploded in Baghdad on Wednesday, and two rockets were fired into the heavily fortified Green Zone. The targets were the Iraq government that the United States left behind two years ago – a regime dominated by …
After a protracted turf battle, the Islamic State of Iraq and Greater Syria finds itself on the outs. That will likely make things even more dangerous
Former CIA director David Petraeus warned during a meeting in Tel Aviv of the threat of militant groups with surface-to-air missiles grounding air traffic worldwide
Opposition groups and their Western backers say that despite claims to be fighting terrorism, Bashar Assad is colluding with extremists
Humanitarian Relief Foundation denies connection with terrorists
Former U.S. soldiers lament the violence in Iraq’s Anbar province, whose current tragic crisis began during the U.S. military occupation but is one that the U.S. can do little about now