Bryan Amoroso

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Syria conflict: UN says more than 3m have fled war

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North Africa

Text of President Obama’s statement on air strikes, airdrops in Iraq

Good evening. Today I authorized two operations in Iraq — targeted airstrikes to protect our American personnel, and a humanitarian effort to help save thousands of Iraqi civilians who are trapped on a mountain without food and water and facing almost certain death. Let me explain the actions we're …

Middle East

Gaza: Israeli-Palestinian indirect talks begin in Cairo

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Israel

The Gaza Strip

Israeli troops stop Arabs for questioning in the Gaza Strip in 1956.<p>The region of Gaza, a 25-mile long, 7-mile wide finger of land along the …

Israel

Стрелков о сбитом "Боинге": "Предупреждали - не летать в нашем небе". ФОТО

Лидер террористов "ДНР" Игорь Гиркин (Стрелков) в соцсетях взял на себя "Боинг-777" малайзийских авиалиний, который упал в районе Шахтерска Донецкой …

North Africa

The logic of violence in the Islamic State’s war

When North Vietnam invaded South Vietnam and overran its army, most observers and analysts expected a bloodbath to follow. The Vietnam War had been going on for a long time and the communist insurgents had suffered enormous losses, as well as inflicted considerable damage on their enemies, both on …

Japan

Isis rebels declare 'Islamic state' in Iraq and Syria

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Middle East
Caliphates
Shia Islam
Ukraine

Iran rejects U.S. action in Iraq, ISIL tightens Syria border grip | Reuters

ANBAR Iraq (Reuters) - Iran’s supreme leader accused the United States on Sunday of trying to retake control of Iraq by exploiting sectarian rivalries, as Sunni insurgents drove towards Baghdad from new strongholds along the Syrian border.<p>Ayatollah Ali Khamenei’s condemnation of U.S. action came …

Iraq crisis: Rutba latest western town to fall to Isis

<b>Sunni militants have seized another town in Iraq's western Anbar province - the fourth in two days.</b><p>Fighters of the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (Isis) captured Rutba, 90 miles (150km) east of Jordan's border, officials said.<p>They earlier seized a border crossing to Syria and two towns in …

Middle East

Iraq crisis: Shia militia show of force raises tensions

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Middle East

Terror’s new headquarters

SO ABSOLUTE was the rout of Iraq’s army in Mosul that soldiers stripped off their uniforms in the street and fled. The bodies of those left behind, …

China