Syrian rebels are claiming that Turkey tipped off members of the al Qaeda affiliate that kidnapped at least five U.S-backed Syrian opposition fighters late last month when they entered Syria after completing a Pentagon training program.
The veteran general nominated to lead the Marine Corps recently characterized the U.S. campaign against Islamic State terrorists in Iraq and Syria as a “stalemate,” thereby contradicting previous assertions from the Obama administration.
A Qatar-based charity accused of funding Hamas has hired a lobbyist to represent it in the United States.
Pentagon officials are uncertain as to whether they have the authority to direct U.S. troops to protect the Syrian insurgents who will help create and eventually protect the so-called Islamic State “safe zone” on the Syrian-Turkish border.
Mexican drug cartels are smuggling terrorists across the border and using the city of El Paso, Texas, as a gateway to plan an attack on the United States from within, according to new documentary produced by TheBlaze TV.
An Islamic State recruitment document deemed likely authentic by multiple U.S. intelligence officials suggests that IS (also known as ISIL or ISIS) has designs to build a terrorist army in Afghanistan and Pakistan and cause a war in India to incite an “end of the world.”
Senior al Qaeda member Abu Khalil al-Sudani was killed in an American air strike in Afghanistan on July 11, the Pentagon said Friday in a statement.
U.S. officials confirmed Tuesday that a senior al Qaeda operative responsible for training recruits to attack the West was killed in an American airstrike in Syria, according to the Associated Press.
Sen. Ted Cruz (R., Texas) labeled the attacks on two military centers in Chattanooga, Tennessee, Thursday that killed four U.S. Marines and injured three others an “act of war.”