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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 ...

Religious extremism driving majority of world acts of terror

Religious extremism driving majority of world acts of terror Watch

Middle East

Instead of making humanity more respectful of their fellow man, religion is one of the factors fueling violence and chaos in the world. Religious ...

ISIS ammo: Deadly terror group can keep fighting for two years, United Nations warns

ISIS ammo: Deadly terror group can keep fighting for two years, United Nations warns Watch

Middle East

It's both a dire warning and lesson to the West when it comes to terrorist organizations.  According to the United Nations, the dreaded ...

The long and painful war against terrorism: 2013-14 the worst years to date

The long and painful war against terrorism: 2013-14 the worst years to date Watch

Middle East

A new report has revealed that the number of people who have been killed by militants across the globe has jumped up more than 60% from 2013, ...

The United Arab Emirates just named these two American organizations as terrorists!

The United Arab Emirates just named these two American organizations as terrorists! Watch

Middle East

It came as somewhat of a shock to two Islamic groups in the United States when they found that they were recently included in a list of terrorist ...

Two U.S. Islamic groups branded as terrorists

Two U.S. Islamic groups branded as terrorists Watch

Middle East

Two moderate, mainstream Islamic groups in the United States feel as though they've been tarred and feathered with the same brush. The Council on ...

Did Army Ranger Peter Kassig resist Jihadi John during his beheading? Speculation abounds why he made no statement. FULL VIDEO available here

Did Army Ranger Peter Kassig resist Jihadi John during his beheading? Speculation abounds why he made no statement. FULL VIDEO available here Watch

Middle East

American hostage Peter Kassig, who was allegedly beheaded by Islamic State terrorists did not make any statement to the camera as previous victims ...

'Jihadi John' reported wounded in U.S. airstrike that killed 10 top ISIS commanders

'Jihadi John' reported wounded in U.S. airstrike that killed 10 top ISIS commanders Watch

Middle East

The British-accented terrorist known as "Jihadi John," who beheaded two British and two American hostages held by Islamic State terrorists, has ...

PURE EVIL: U.S. hostage Peter Kassig beheaded by Islamic State

PURE EVIL: U.S. hostage Peter Kassig beheaded by Islamic State Watch

Middle East

U.S. President Barack Obama called it "pure evil." A 16-minute video has been uploaded to various social networking sites by Islamist State ...

THE GROWING THREAT: Al Qaeda, al Nusra and other militant groups join forces with Islamic State to conquer the Middle East and BEYOND

THE GROWING THREAT: Al Qaeda, al Nusra and other militant groups join forces with Islamic State to conquer the Middle East and BEYOND Watch

Middle East

While the United States continues its campaign of sustained airstrikes against the Islamic State, a new phase in the growing Middle Eastern war ...

SHOCKING VIDEO! TURKISH MOB ATTACKS U.S. NAVY

SHOCKING VIDEO! TURKISH MOB ATTACKS U.S. NAVY Watch

Middle East

Three American sailors were assaulted by a crowd of young Turks on November 12, in an attack that was caught on video and quickly spread, ...

Turkish youths assault U.S. sailors - and video is posted online

Turkish youths assault U.S. sailors - and video is posted online Watch

Middle East

In a shocking incident, that illustrates the fractious relations between some members of NATO, political activists in Istanbul assaulted three ...

'Hunger' latest weapon for Islamic State: Food aid finally arrives in Iraq

'Hunger' latest weapon for Islamic State: Food aid finally arrives in Iraq Watch

Middle East

By Chris Arssenault, Thomson Reuters Foundation

A new round of aid in the form of seeds, animal feed and fertilizer has begun arriving in Iraq, a U.N. agency announced on Monday, as food ...

Meet the man who wants nuclear power for Iran and the death of Israel

Meet the man who wants nuclear power for Iran and the death of Israel Watch

Middle East

After documents and Twitter posts by Iran's supreme leader called for the annihilation of Israel, Israel's Prime Minister said that the world ...

Monstrous 'press agent' for Islamic State who created beheading videos is former rapper

Monstrous 'press agent' for Islamic State who created beheading videos is former rapper Watch

Middle East

The monstrous mastermind behind all the beheading videos broadcast by jihadist terrorists is in actuality a 39-year-old former rapper from ...

Women recruiters for ISIS promise 'utopia' to European Muslims

Women recruiters for ISIS promise 'utopia' to European Muslims Watch

Middle East

By Karrie Kehoe, Thomson Reuters Foundation

Islamic State militants have been using female supporters to persuade European Muslims to travel to Iraq and Syria as part of the group's efforts ...

ISIS recruiting women - to brutalize other women

ISIS recruiting women - to brutalize other women Watch

Middle East

Militant jihadists Islamic State is actively recruiting. ISIS has been behind at least two all-female battalions since February. Single women ...

MOB RULE IN PAKISTAN! Christian couple murdered by frenzied Muslims

MOB RULE IN PAKISTAN! Christian couple murdered by frenzied Muslims Watch

Middle East

Two Christians were murdered in Pakistan, beaten to death by an angry crowd after they were accused of desecrating a Koran.

Israel is the 'only safe place' for Christians in Middle East, priest declares

Israel is the 'only safe place' for Christians in Middle East, priest declares Watch

Middle East

"The earth of the Middle East is soaked with the blood of Christians being killed daily," Father Gabriel Naddaf, a Greek Orthodox priest from Israel, ...

Men, women and children massacred by ISIS

Men, women and children massacred by ISIS Watch

Middle East

Islamic State, or ISIS group extremists lined up and shot at least 50 tribesmen, women and children dead in Iraq's Anbar province in the latest ...

Members of U.S.-allied Albu Nimr tribe abducted by ISIS feared dead

Members of U.S.-allied Albu Nimr tribe abducted by ISIS feared dead Watch

Middle East

Pulled from their beds, the male members of the U.S.-allied Albu Nimr tribe were abducted in Hit in Anbar province, west of Baghdad this past ...

'There is no life without jihad' -- See the tweet and picture that will haunt and horrify the world for a generation to come

'There is no life without jihad' -- See the tweet and picture that will haunt and horrify the world for a generation to come Watch

Middle East

More sickening photos from the Islamic State have made their way onto social media and once again, they are made much worse by the involvement of kids.

Osama Bin Laden School opened in Syria by ISIS

Osama Bin Laden School opened in Syria by ISIS Watch

Middle East

In an especially macabre gesture, Islamic State extremists have set up a new learning center in Syria entitled the "Osama Bin Laden School," ...

The little girl who stood up to the Taliban now seeks to rebuild schools in Gaza

The little girl who stood up to the Taliban now seeks to rebuild schools in Gaza Watch

Middle East

The teenage Pakistani girl who refused to give up her vocal support of female education despite attempts on her life and death threats from the ...

Key Jerusalem holy site reopened after shooting of Jewish activist

Key Jerusalem holy site reopened after shooting of Jewish activist Watch

Middle East

Israeli officials have reopened the Temple Mount/al-Haram al-Sharif, a key Jerusalem holy site, following the shooting of a prominent right-wing ...

Yazidi women treated as slaves by Islamic State

Yazidi women treated as slaves by Islamic State Watch

Middle East

The religious minority group, the Yazidis have faced murder, torture and enslavement at the hands of Islamic State over the past several months. ...