updated 12:07 PM UTC, Jun 27, 2017

Saudis, Allies Have List Of Demands For Qatar To End Standoff

Thursday, 22 June 2017 09:58
QATAR: Saudi Arabia and its allies have drawn up a list of demands to be presented to Qatar, the United States said Wednesday, as President Donald Trump discussed the regional crisis with new Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman. The…

ISIS Blows Up Iraq Mosque Where Its Chief Baghdadi Became 'Caliph'

Thursday, 22 June 2017 09:51
IRBIL, IRAQ: For more than 800 years, the minaret of the Great Mosque of al-Nuri has punctuated the skyline of Mosul, calling worshipers to prayer. Its notable lean earned it the nickname al-Hadba, or "the hunchback," and a special place…

Qatar Signs $12 Billion Deal For US F-15 Jets Amid Gulf Crisis

Thursday, 15 June 2017 12:04
Qatar will sign a deal to buy as many as 36 F-15 jets from the US as the two countries navigate tensions over President Donald Trump's backing for a Saudi-led coalition's move to isolate the country for supporting terrorism. Qatari…

Qatar Vows No Surrender In Gulf Crisis, Plans To Ride It Out

Friday, 09 June 2017 16:54
DOHA: Qatar vowed on Thursday to ride out the isolation imposed on it by fellow Arab states over its alleged support for terrorism and said it would not compromise its sovereignty over foreign policy to resolve the region's biggest diplomatic…

Saudi Arabia, Allies Issue Qatar-Linked 'Terrorism' List

Friday, 09 June 2017 08:51
RIYADH: Saudi Arabia and allies, which have cut ties with Doha, on Friday issued a list of individuals and entities they say are linked to Qatar over "terrorism".It is the first joint statement issued by the four since Monday, when…

5 Dead In Iran Parliament, Tomb Shootings. Woman Suicide Bomber Involved

Wednesday, 07 June 2017 11:25
TEHRAN, IRAN: Gunmen and suicide bombers carried out coordinated attacks on Iran's parliament and the tomb of Ayatollah Khomeini today, killing at least five people, reported state media. ISIS claimed responsibility for the attacks in Tehran, Amaq agency reported. Dozens…

Qatar Rift Worst In Years In Arab World's Most Powerful States

Monday, 05 June 2017 17:07
In the worst rift in years among some of the most powerful states in the Arab world, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain severed their ties with Qatar on Monday, accusing it of supporting terrorism. The coordinated…

What Happens When You Join ISIS - Then Change Your Mind

Thursday, 01 June 2017 13:32
As soon as his cab arrived in an Islamic State safe house in December 2015, his lawyers say, Mohamad Khweis realized he had made a huge mistake.The 27-year-old Fairfax County, Virginia native fled the group three months later and was…

ISIS Has Tunnels Everywhere. Makes Them Much Harder To Defeat

Monday, 17 April 2017 16:15
Thursday, the United States dropped the "mother of all bombs" on a network of Islamic State caves and tunnels in Afghanistan. The military argued that its spectacular use of force was necessary to destroy the underground terror hideout. (Though it's…
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