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Hundreds rescued as Kurdish forces punch through Islamic State siege

Hundreds rescued as Kurdish forces punch through Islamic State siege Watch

Middle East

By Matt Waterson (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

In the ongoing war with the Islamic State, Kurdish Peshmerga forces have reported a victory in northern Iraq.

Islam is the religion of peace? You'll reconsider when you read the laws of true Islam

Islam is the religion of peace? You'll reconsider when you read the laws of true Islam Watch

Middle East

By Robert Spencer, Jihad Watch

How refreshing it would be if some of the people, Muslim or non-Muslim, who insist that the Islamic State is not Islamic would show how this penal ...

In the wake of the Taliban's brutal attack in Pakistan, Christians come together in show of support and solidarity

In the wake of the Taliban's brutal attack in Pakistan, Christians come together in show of support and solidarity Watch

Middle East

By Matt Waterson (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Following the abominable and devastating attack on a Pakistani school by Islamic gunmen, the National Commission for Justice and Peace (NCJP) of ...

U.S. GROUND FORCES ENGAGE ISIS - No U.S. casualties reported

U.S. GROUND FORCES ENGAGE ISIS - No U.S. casualties reported Watch

Middle East

U.S. ground forces have finally clashed with the Islamic State in Iraq and defeated them handily, aided by F-18 fighter jets. The clash took place ...

SOLD! In a unprecedented move of barbarity, the Islamic State authorizes rape of underage girls

SOLD! In a unprecedented move of barbarity, the Islamic State authorizes rape of underage girls Watch

Middle East

By Matt Waterson (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

The Islamic State has released a new pamphlet that gives instructions on the taking of sex slaves, selling or giving them, and having sex with ...

Islamist State releases video that shows drone's eye-view of Kobane

Islamist State releases video that shows drone's eye-view of Kobane Watch

Middle East

Islamist State jihadists are keeping the propaganda war fresh and stylized: They've just released a video, easily available on YouTube which ...

A world at war: Islamic State, al-Qaeda, Taliban, Boko Haram, united how much destruction could they cause?

A world at war: Islamic State, al-Qaeda, Taliban, Boko Haram, united how much destruction could they cause? Watch

Middle East

By Matt Waterson (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

A study from the BBC and the London-based International Center for the Study of Radicalization (ICSR) has revealed that in November alone, over ...

Islamic State BEHEADS four CHRISTIAN CHILDREN when they refused to renounce Christ and convert to ISLAM

Islamic State BEHEADS four CHRISTIAN CHILDREN when they refused to renounce Christ and convert to ISLAM Watch

Middle East

Islamic State terrorists have beheaded four children who refused to convert to Islam according to the British Vicar of Baghdad, Canon Andrew White.

American hostage Luke Somers killed in rescue attempt in Yemen

American hostage Luke Somers killed in rescue attempt in Yemen Watch

Middle East

A militant jihadist reportedly "relieving himself" spotted U.S. forces in Yemen - who altered his superiors, whereupon American journalist Luke ...

Bad move: Netanyah's re-election plan may lead to political suicide

Bad move: Netanyah's re-election plan may lead to political suicide Watch

Middle East

A new survey from the Jerusalem Post has found that a large majority of the Israeli population does not want Benjamin Netanyahu to be re-elected ...

World War? The King of Jordan says the Islamic State is steering the world to it

World War? The King of Jordan says the Islamic State is steering the world to it Watch

Middle East

By Matt Waterson (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

King Abdullah of Jordan is a large critic of the actions of the Islamic State and other terrorist groups, and while in the United States to meet ...

Christian CHILDREN sold as sex slaves for as little as $40 in Islamic State slave markets

Christian CHILDREN sold as sex slaves for as little as $40 in Islamic State slave markets Watch

Middle East

Christians are being sold into slavery for as little as $40 and used as sex slaves and domestic laborers by the Islamic State. The shocking fact has ...

Another American is going to be executed by terrorists! Obama refuses to act

Another American is going to be executed by terrorists! Obama refuses to act Watch

Middle East

By Matt Waterson (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Another American citizen may be executed in the Middle East, Site Intelligence Group, a terrorist monitoring firm, reported.

FOOD AID FOR CHRISTIANS CUT OFF - 1.7 million in jeopardy as UN and USA halt food shipments to Middle East

FOOD AID FOR CHRISTIANS CUT OFF - 1.7 million in jeopardy as UN and USA halt food shipments to Middle East Watch

Middle East

Due to a failure of the international community, a massive, unprecedented humanitarian crisis looms over the Middle East. The UN World Food Program ...

Gates of Hell Shake as Prophetic Pope Seeks the Blessing of a Humble Patriarch

Gates of Hell Shake as Prophetic Pope Seeks the Blessing of a Humble Patriarch Watch

Middle East

By Deacon Keith A Fournier

At the end of the Divine Liturgy, Pope Francis and Patriarch Bartholomew embraced one another as brothers, and friends. Then, the successor of ...

Syrian casualties now TOO MANY to count - More than 200,000 people killed in Syrian civil war in less than four years

Syrian casualties now TOO MANY to count - More than 200,000 people killed in Syrian civil war in less than four years Watch

Middle East

Syria's civil war has killed more than 200,000 people in less than four years - and that figure in fact actually may be far higher. That's the ...

With Baghdadi's wife captured, what does the future have in store for the Islamic State?

With Baghdadi's wife captured, what does the future have in store for the Islamic State? Watch

Middle East

It has been confirmed that Lebanese authorities have arrested one of the two wives of Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, leader of the Islamic State.

Lebanese officials capture wife, son, of Islamic State leader

Lebanese officials capture wife, son, of Islamic State leader Watch

Middle East

Officials in Lebanon have reportedly arrested the wife of the leader of the Islamic State, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi.

Claim that Islamic State had captured Canadian fighter untrue!

Claim that Islamic State had captured Canadian fighter untrue! Watch

Middle East

Reports that the Islamic State had captured a Canadian woman who was fighting with Kurdish peshmerga forces has turned out to be untrue.

Islamic State announces it has a 'dirty bomb' but probably unsure how to use it

Islamic State announces it has a 'dirty bomb' but probably unsure how to use it Watch

Middle East

With a disturbing series of tweets from Islamic State jihadists across social media, it has been announced that the Islamic State has produced a ...

Talk about mama bear! Afghan woman kills 25 Taliban after her son was murdered

Talk about mama bear! Afghan woman kills 25 Taliban after her son was murdered Watch

Middle East

An Afghan woman went on a revenge induced spree after Taliban militants gunned down her son, and has since become an example of heroism for her ...

Turkey has 'great responsibility' to take lead in Middle East peace process, Pope Francis says

Turkey has 'great responsibility' to take lead in Middle East peace process, Pope Francis says Watch

Middle East

In his visit to Turkey, Pope Francis praised Turkey for "generously" welcoming refugees. He also reminded others that the recent problems in ...

Islamist State fighters damage Mosul convent - -which was founded by Saddam Hussein

Islamist State fighters damage Mosul convent - -which was founded by Saddam Hussein Watch

Middle East

Islamist State appears to be confusing which said they're fighting their war in Iraq and Syria. ISIS militants have severely damaged a convent in ...

Signs of desperation: Islamic State offers rewards for capture of foreign 'spies'

Signs of desperation: Islamic State offers rewards for capture of foreign 'spies' Watch

Middle East

While leaders of the Islamic State have claimed that the airstrikes by the U.S. and coalition allies are ineffective, it has garnered a reaction ...

Pakistani court rules that Christian woman will be put to death

Pakistani court rules that Christian woman will be put to death Watch

Middle East

A high court in Pakistan's eastern city of Lahore has confirmed the death sentence of a Christian woman who was convicted of blasphemy, ...

Syria's 1,500-year-old Christian community under imminent threat in civil war

Syria's 1,500-year-old Christian community under imminent threat in civil war Watch

Middle East

As reported by Ruth Sherlock of the Telegraph, the Syrian town of Izraa, home one of the world's oldest Christian communities, is under threat ...

Jordan's Queen Rania denounces ISIS for plunging Arab world 'back to the Dark Ages'

Jordan's Queen Rania denounces ISIS for plunging Arab world 'back to the Dark Ages' Watch

Middle East

Known for her poise and beauty, Queen Rania didn't hold back in denouncing the repugnant activities of Islamic State during a powerful address to ...

Defense officials warn that airstrikes are not stopping Islamic State's conquest of Iraq and Syria

Defense officials warn that airstrikes are not stopping Islamic State's conquest of Iraq and Syria Watch

Middle East

President Obama's multi-month campaign of airstrikes against Islamic State forces in Iraq and Syria, while a major moral booster for Iraqi forces ...