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Mideast violence spreads as Turkey bombs Kurdish militants

MURSITPINAR Turkey/ISTANBUL (Reuters) - American-led forces have sharply intensified air strikes in the past two days against Islamic State fighters threatening Kurds on Syria’s Turkish border after the jihadists’ advance began to destabilize Turkey.<p>The coalition had conducted 21 attacks on the …

Nigeria Security Tracker: Weekly Update September 19-September 25

More on:<p>Sub-Saharan Africa<p>Nigeria<p>Terrorism and Counterterrorism<p>Wars and Conflict<p>Heads of State and Government<p>Below is a visualization and description …

Why the United States Will Never Defeat ISIS

More on:<p>Defense and Security<p>Military Operations<p>Terrorism and Counterterrorism<p>On the eve of the Iraq War in 2003, while commanding the 101st Airborne …

ISIS fighting near Turkey-Syria border

Around 12 Americans Are Fighting in Syria, Not 100: FBI Director

WASHINGTON — The U.S. believes there are about a dozen Americans fighting alongside extremist groups in Syria, not more than 100, as has been cited for months. That's not to say there is no concern about these other 88 or so Americans who officials say have been killed, arrested, traveled or …

Middle East

Islamic State crisis: '3,000 European jihadists join fight'

<b>The number of Europeans joining Islamist fighters in Syria and Iraq has risen to more than 3,000, the EU's anti-terrorism chief has told the BBC.</b><p>Gilles de Kerchove also warned that Western air strikes would increase the risk of retaliatory attacks in Europe.<p>US-led forces have launched more than 200 …

Middle East