Jeremy Woodard is an American fighting against ISIS. Holly Williams entered Syria undercover and spoke to him about why he joined the fight.
Journalist Khazar Fatemi talks to female fighters in Iraq who are battling the Islamic State under the auspices of the PKK, or Kurdistan Workers’ Party. At the time of the interview, the women Fatemi spoke […]
Terry Glavin – Ottawa Citizen November 12, 2014 Last Friday, the International Atomic Energy Agency in Vienna reported to its multinational board of governors that Tehran was stonewalling on what the IAEA calls the “possible […]
Michael Rubin – Commentary Magazine November 12, 2014 That Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan is hostile toward social media, and harbors special animus for Twitter, is becoming conventional wisdom. But perhaps conventional wisdom is wrong. […]
November 11, 2014 On Sunday November 10 Saleh Muslim Mohamed, co-president of the Democratic Union Party (PYD) representing the independent communities of Rojava (Syrian-Kurdistan) and its armed wings, the People’s Defense Unit (YPG) and Women’s […]
Over the summer Isis – the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria – defeated the Iraqi army, the Syrian army, the Syrian rebels and the Iraqi Kurdish peshmerga; it established a state stretching from Baghdad […]
(CNN) Three U.S. Navy sailors were assaulted and had bags placed over their heads during a stop in Istanbul, Turkey, according to U.S. military officials. The incident, captured on video, happened Wednesday when sailors from […]
Pinar Tremblay – Al Monitor A Kurdish Alevi soccer player, Deniz Naki, was brutally beaten on Nov. 2 in Ankara by supporters of the Islamic State (IS) for standing in solidarity with Kobani. Three days […]