Islamic State Executions: ISIS Stones Couple For Adultery In Latest Public Killings Over Social Crimes
“I was standing there helpless. The government have left us as captives in the hands of ISIS…”
by Cristina Silva
US "Loses" $500 Million In Weapons Given To Yemen, Now In Al-Qaeda Hands
US government now relying on an even more radical strategy: arming al-Qaeda directly.
by Zero Hedge

Syrian Rebels Shell City of Aleppo, Killing at Least 13
The violence was the latest in the flare-up in Aleppo, Syria’s largest city.
by ABC News
'Brainwashed' foreign medical students went to Syria, lawmaker says
Eight of the group are medical students who’ve just graduated.
by CNN

NBC’s Richard Engel: Yemen could be the next Syria
Houthis can be forgiven for thinking that they’re receiving mixed signals from Washington.
by Noah Rothman
ISIS to Supporters: Kill 100 US Military Personnel
Islamic State has posted online what it says are the names, U.S. addresses and photos of 100 American military service members.
by Reuters

Car bombs kill 20 at Syrian Kurdish new year celebration
“Hassakeh hospitals are flooded with casualties.”
by Daily Star
Petraeus: The Islamic State isn’t our biggest problem in Iraq
Syria is a geopolitical Chernobyl.
by Liz Sly

Tunisian ISIS Leader Abu Zakariya al-Tunisi Reportedly Killed In Libya Fighting Near Sirte
Libya remains a “failed state” post US-intervention.
by Alessandria Masi
Already 45 Beheadings in 2015 – Saudi Arabia on Pace to Easily Beat 2014’s Decapitation Level
It appears last year’s jump in beheadings was just the beginning for the Saudi monarchy.
by Michael Krieger

The Sting: How the FBI Created a Terrorist
FBI provided weapons, car bomb and cash.
by Trevor Aaronson
ISIS Created Used Guantanamo as Model, Former Hostage Says
ISIS forced its captives to participate in mock executions.
by Polly Mosendz

Ted Cruz calls on next president to 'repudiate' Iran deal
Scenario would force the next U.S. president to resort to military action should Iran ultimately obtain a weapon.
by Ashley Killough
Twin Blasts At Churches In Pakistan Kill 10, Wound 55; Taliban Group Claims Responsibility
“I was sitting at a shop near the church when a blast jolted the area…”
by Reuters

Iraqi Kurds claim Islamic State group used chemical weapons
No independent confirmation of the Kurds’ claim.
by Associated Press
Child executioner in ISIS video ‘recognized by classmates’ in France
“Children from the Vauquelin College have recognized one of their classmates, but we must remain cautious.”
by RT