November 5, 2014
At least eleven children have been killed in a mortar attack on a school Wednesday.
The four men, whose ages range between 18 and 24, are said to be members of the hard-line Jihadi Salafist movement.
Syrian Alawites have paid the brunt for supporting the country's leader, Bashar al-Assad. Their villages razed, entire families executed by rebels or ISIL, but who remembers them?
November 4, 2014
A British national, known as Abu Abdullah al-Britani has allegedly been killed close to the Syrian city of Deir ez-Sor in an air strike carried out by Bashar al-Assad's forces.
ISIL militants abused and tortured Kurdish children close the the Syrian border town of Kobani, according to a Human Rights Watch report.
The internet is a major recruiting tool for terrorist organizations like ISIL. Should the West or online giants like Google and Twitter do more to stop their propaganda?
The US State Department announced late Monday that it held an Inaugural Plenary Meeting with 35 Washington-based ambassadors from partner countries to counter ISIL.
ISIL fighters in Syria report that they have captured a second gas field in Syria.
November 3, 2014
An Israeli court in Haifa jailed a 23-year-old man for 22 months after he joined ISIL in Syria, then came back to Israel after regretting his decision.
Severe clashes broke out in Kobani after Iraqi peshmerga forces joined the battle against ISIL, Reuters reported.
November 2, 2014
US military forces continued to bomb ISIL targets in Iraq and Syria on Saturday and Sunday.
Middle East deserts as you've never seen them before - from orbit
President of the Syrian National Coalition, Hadi al-Bahra, admitted moderate rebels "made a lot of mistakes" fighting Bashar al-Assad's forces and IS.
While international organizations use diplomatic language such as "sustainable political solutions", this tone won't help us defeat the Islamic State. Less words, more action?
November 1, 2014
The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR) said Saturday that it has documented the killings of around 5,772 people in Syria during clashes between regime forces and the opposition last month.