November 7, 2014
The AP report said the president was also requesting $5 billion from Congress.
Iraq's Ministry of Defense said that the Iraqi air force carried out "effective strikes" in the oil-rich town of Baiji in Salahuddin Province.
November 6, 2014
Ahrar al Sham is targeted by US-led coalition airstrikes for the first time in the Syrian conflict.
Soldiers of the Syrian army have recaptured two major gas fields and a gas company in the central province of Homs.
Around 5.8 million Syrian refugees have taken shelter in neighboring countries since the beginning of the conflict in March 2011.
November 5, 2014
US military forces continued to attack the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) with 14 combined airstrikes between the 3rd and 5th of November over Syria and Iraq.
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.