Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu hailed the Canadian parliament shooting hero Wednesday at a security conference.
BEIRUT (Reuters) – Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi called for attacks in Saudi Arabia, said his caliphate was expanding across the Arab world, and called for “volcanoes of jihad” in a speech purported to be in his name on Thursday.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States and its allies launched a barrage of attacks against Islamic State over the weekend, conducting 23 air strikes in Syria and 18 in Iraq against the militant group since Friday, U.S. Central Command said.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The highest-ranking U.S. military officer said on Thursday that Israel went to “extraordinary lengths” to limit civilian casualties in the recent war in Gaza and that the Pentagon had sent a team to see what lessons could be learned from the operation.
The Department of Defense attempted to pay a ransom for the release of Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl but the transaction’s Afghan intermediary ran off with the cash, according to a member of the House Armed Services Committee.
A terrorist drove a car through a large group of people at a train station in Jerusalem on Wednesday morning, killing one and severely wounding multiple others.
NORAD will conduct “calibration flights” over southeastern Washington D.C. on November 5th. The exercises will feature a “civilian Beechcraft King Air aircraft flying patterns at approximately 4,500 feet above ground level and two F-16 aircraft flying patterns at 5,500 feet,” according to a press release from the agency.