September 11, 2014
Benedict Cumberbatch stars as the world famous detective Sherlock Holmes on BBC, while in real life he has some intellectual thoughts as well about IS and foreign involvement in Iraq.
September 10, 2014
A series of bomb blasts across Baghdad killed at least 19 people and injured dozens others, security officials confirmed. The bombings happened while U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry visited Iraq.
Another English accent was identified in the Islamic State murder video of U.S. journalist Steven Sotloff, according to an audio expert.
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry traveled to Baghdad Wednesday to hold talks with Iraq's new prime minister.
The United States is reluctantly but decisively becoming engaged in the civil wars in Iraq and Syria as it seeks to combat Isis, which calls itself Islamic State.
September 9, 2014
Iraq's parliament officially named Haider al-Abadi as the country's new prime minister and approved the majority of his cabinet.
Anti-terror police are set to arrest up to 12 British associates of Islamic State executioner Jihadi John, it has been reported.
September 8, 2014
Islamic State militants attacked a town north of Baghdad Monday.
The international community was slow to respond to the genocide happening in Bosnia in the 90s. Did the world's botched response lead to the rise of Islamic extremism today?
Al-Qa'ida suspects were brought to the 'point of death' during 'real torture' by CIA.
September 7, 2014
U.S. President Barack Obama said he will make an address Wednesday about his plan to fight Islamic State militants.
Arab League Chief Nabil Elaraby Sunday called for the Islamic State militants to be confronted militarily and politically.
Turkey denied the US access to a base to launch the rescue attempt due to concerns over its hostages still being held by Islamic State militants in Iraq, says the Wall Street Journal.
In a rare moment of solidarity, female fighters from the Kurdish Workers Party (PKK), joined forces with the Peshmerga to fight IS. Is it true to say, one man's terrorist is another (wo)man's freedom fighter?
US military planes carry out airstrikes againts Islamic State near Iraq's Haditha Dam.