Iraq’s Sunnis turned against radical jihadists once. Will they do so again?
American talking heads say that Iran is the key to defeating ISIS. But those in the know say the two "enemies" are actually secret allies.
A fuel crisis prompts worries that the old regime is exploiting instability to bring itself back to power.
Obama pulled the United States out of Iraq without actually ending the war. And now we're paying for it.
Enough with Obama's "don't do stupid sh*t" policy. Only U.S. airstrikes can save Iraq from collapse.
As ISIS marches toward Baghdad, can Washington afford to sit on the sidelines?
The brazen attacks in Mosul and Karachi are just the latest signs that the bad guys are gaining momentum.
I’d rather spoon my own eye out than sit through this year’s Think-Tank-a-palooza.
Britain has plenty of good reasons to stop its citizens from fighting in Syria, but asking mothers to inform on their sons won't work.
Biden to pledge support for Ukraine; Assad still using chems?; Possibly less than 10k in Afg; Dem gubernatorial candidate steps in it; and a bit more.
In a new video, a resurgent AQAP celebrates their latest jailbreak and warns what comes next.
The coming election in Iraq could decide the fate of the country's struggling democracy. The United States needs to take a stand.
Syria's jihadists take on Flappy Bird with new low-tech games that target enemies in Iran and Saudi Arabia.
France has its own Tea Party -- and it's upending Europe’s socialist stronghold.
On faking blackness, dickriders, basic training, and the sad fabulist and wannabe-warrior-of-Islam, Nicholas Teausant.
As moderate rebels beat back Islamist radicals in Syria, Assad gains.
How the franchise operations of the world's most infamous terrorist organization became more potent than the mothership.
How the Syrian government's use of snipers against its own citizens gives the lie to its talk of fighting terrorism.
Iraq is using all the political, economic, and military tools at its disposal in its effort to defeat al Qaeda.