ISIS Trial Opens in US

The prosecution of former British national El Shafee Elsheikh, an alleged member of an Islamic State cell nicknamed "the Beatles," is expected to last three or four weeks. By Erin…

IRGC vows vengeance against Israel

Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) is warning Israel that it will face swift revenge attacks if the IDF continues to target members of the elite force in the Middle…

ISIS names Baghdadi’s brother new leader

The new leader of the Islamic State terror group is the brother of slain former “Caliph” Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi. By Erin Viner The new leader is Juma Awad al-Badri, who…

Iran claims strike on “Israeli centers” in Erbil

In a rare public admission of responsibility, the Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) announced that it launched a ballistic missile attack in an unprecedented assault on the capital of the…

Regional effort foils Iran-Gaza UAV transport

The IDF announced that two Iranian UAVs en route to Gaza were successfully intercepted after having been “detected and tracked throughout their flight by ground control units” in “coordination with…

ISIS retains global influence

Despite major setbacks, the Islamic State continues to wield influence worldwide. By Erin Viner The terror group, also known by its Arabic acronym Daesh, lost its second leader in 2…

UN: Iran smuggling weapons to Yemen

A confidential United Nations report has provided “detailed evidence” that Iran is exporting arms to Yemen and elsewhere, reports the Wall Street Journal (WSJ). By Erin Viner A team of…

US-led combat mission in Iraq ends

The operation began in 2014 to defeat the Islamic State (ISIS), after the terrorists seized vast areas of Iraq and neighboring Syria. By Erin Viner Western security and diplomatic officials…

First ISIS conviction over Yazidi Genocide

A German court sentenced a former Islamic State terrorist to a life term in prison for his involvement in genocide and crimes against humanity against minority Yazidis in Iraq and…