Shia militiamen arrest Peshmerga near Kirkuk The confrontation occurred near Tuz Khurmatu, southeast of Kirkuk, at a checkpoint separating Peshmerga-held areas from territory held by a local affiliate of the Badr Organization, whose militant wing is one of the...

How do you deradicalise returning Isis fighters? Denmark has produced more jihadists per head of its population than any other western country bar Belgium. Photograph: Gregor Inkret/Getty Images/iStockphoto. Jon Henley. Wednesday...

Experts mixed on effectiveness of US airstrikes against ISIS This is the first post based on a semi-regular Poll of Political Scientists (POPS) fielded by Nathan Jensen at the George Washington University School of Business. The...

Germany Sends 240 Cops to Arrest Nine ISIS Suspects in Cologne MAINZ, Germany — Nine people accused of supporting ISIS and other extremists were arrested in a series of raids early Wednesday, German officials said. Prosecutors said...

Shia militia fightback against Isis sees tit-for-tat sectarian massacres of Sunnis In the Iraqi village of Salam, a Shia Muslim volunteer – Muhammad – cheerfully boasted of killing Islamic State (Isis) fighters. “We slaughtered them!...

Group: Syria airstrikes have killed more than 800 The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR) said the vast majority those killed – 746 people – were ISIS...

Leader Of ISIS May Be Dead After United States Airstrike (Developing) The Pentagon said that a series of airstrikes targeted ISIS leaders near Mosul, and Iraqi authorities are working to determine if...

Sources: Obama seeks new Syria strategy review to deal with ISIS, Assad Washington (CNN) — President Obama has asked his national security team for another review of the U.S. policy toward Syria after...

Egyptian terrorists are linked to ISIS, YouTube message says Cairo (CNN) — ISIS has a new residency in Egypt, according to a YouTube message posted Sunday. In the audio message, the Sinai-based militant group Ansar Beit al-Maqdis,...