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…

Egypt to execute 21 ISIS-linked terrorists

Egypt's highest civilian court upheld death sentences for convicted members of the Sinai-based Ansar Beit Al-Maqdis group. By Erin Viner The defendants were convicted of carrying out dozens of deadly…

Kurds: US to remain in Syria

Syrian Democratic Council (SDC) Executive Committee President Ilham Ahmed said the US has made a clear commitment to the Kurds that it will stay on in Syria in order to…

Bennett: Israel will always protect itself

Israel will never ask of the United States or any other nation to send even one soldier to help in its defense. By Jonathan Hessen and Erin Viner  That was…

Syria vows to seize Golan from Israel

Syria remains determined to reconquer the Golan Heights from Israel, as well as expelling United States and Turkish militaries from northern regions of its war-torn country. By Jonathan Hessen and…

France, Germany battle Islamist terrorists

French forces killed the head of Islamic State in the Greater Sahara (ISGS), while German police foiled an Islamist attack on a synagogue. By Erin Viner French Armed Forces Minister…

Iraqi oil wells bombed

Two oil wells at a field near the northern Iraqi city of Kirkuk were bombed by insurgents yesterday. According to the Iraqi Ministry of Oil, the blasts ignited several fires.…

US strikes Iran proxies in Syria

United States President Joe Biden authorized his first known military action by ordering air strikes on Iran-backed militia in eastern Syria at dawn. The strikes appeared to be limited in…