Syria  (Page 1)

Mississippi Couple Arrested for Plotting to Join ISIS on Their Honeymoon

MS Couple ISIS
Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, August 11, 2015 at 2:30pm 8/11/2015 at 2:30pm
MS Couple ISIS

A Mississippi couple has been arrested for planning to join ISIS during their honeymoon in Syria. They were taken into custody as they were preparing to board a flight for Istanbul.

CNN reports:

Feds: Mississippi couple planned to join ISIS in Syria

Two Mississippi residents were arrested last weekend and charged with attempting to...

Read More...
 
 
 

Iran nuke deal will end like Syria chemicals deal – Western blind eye to non-compliance

Obama Iran Nuke Deal Announcement 3
Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Friday, July 24, 2015 at 11:30am 7/24/2015 at 11:30am
Obama Iran Nuke Deal Announcement 3

We are told that the Obama administration, its successor and European governments will strictly enforce Iran’s adherence to the nuclear deal.

Put aside for the moment the problems with the deal, and focus on compliance. Put aside also that Iran has a history of cheating on nuclear issues.

We have a recent example...

Read More...
 
 
 

Wounded Syrian on way to Israeli hospital “lynched” by Druze

Israel Druze Attack Ambulance
Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, June 23, 2015 at 9:00pm 6/23/2015 at 9:00pm
Israel Druze Attack Ambulance

On May 25, 2015, I reported on my visit to Ziv Hospital in Safed (Tsvat), Israel, where people injured in the Syrian conflict were being given medical care, Meet an Israeli Doctor Saving Syrian Lives and Limbs:

Ziv has received...

Read More...
 
 
 

American killed fighting ISIS in Syria

keith broomfield kurd tweet
Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, June 10, 2015 at 2:35pm 6/10/2015 at 2:35pm
keith broomfield kurd tweet

State Department spokesman Jeff Rathke has confirmed that American man and paramilitary fighter Keith Broomfield was killed fighting ISIS alongside Kurdish forces in Syria.

More from NBC News:

Idris Nassan, Kurdish co-deputy foreign m...

Read More...
 
 
 

Meet an Israeli Doctor Saving Syrian Lives and Limbs

Safed Rivka Ziv Medical Center Dr. Alexander Lerner
Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Monday, May 25, 2015 at 8:30pm 5/25/2015 at 8:30pm
Safed Rivka Ziv Medical Center Dr. Alexander Lerner

Yesterday I reported on the Haifa Bus 37 suicide bombing in 2003, and how I stumbled on the Memorial during my first full day in Haifa.

Today was a travel day that took us even fur...

Read More...
 
 
 

Stanford Prof: Send Syrian Refugees to Detroit

Detroit Decay
Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Friday, May 15, 2015 at 7:00am 5/15/2015 at 7:00am
Detroit Decay

I don’t know what should be done with refugees from Syria but this proposal from Stanford professor David Laitin seems like cruel and unusual punishment.

CBS News of Detroit:

St...

Read More...
 
 
 

More gas attacks in Syria?

syria map damascus
Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Friday, May 8, 2015 at 11:30am 5/8/2015 at 11:30am
syria map damascus

Earlier this month we took a look back at the 2013 sarin gas attacks in Syria. No one has ever been held accountable for those attacks, and now new allegations have surfaced of chemical weapons use against civilians in Syria.

At least one diplomat stationed in Syria is saying that the situation...

Read More...
 
 
 

60 Minutes Airs Syrian Sarin Gas Attack Footage

assad sarin gas 60 minutes
Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Monday, April 20, 2015 at 10:00am 4/20/2015 at 10:00am
assad sarin gas 60 minutes

Two years ago, over 1,000 people died in Syria after sarin gas was unleashed on civilian neighborhoods in Damascus. No one has ever been held accountable for ordering the attack, but among those who have followed the violence in Syria there is little doubt that all the evidence points to President...

Read More...
 
 
 

Former ISIS Prisoner: “They Want Something Worse Than 9/11″

ISIS Escapee
Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Sunday, January 25, 2015 at 5:00pm 1/25/2015 at 5:00pm
ISIS Escapee

A man named Ahmad Rashidi was interviewed on Meet the Press today and provided an alarming look into the goals of ISIS. He claims they want to be “better” than al-Qaeda and orchestrate an attack “more brutal” than the 9/11 attack on the World Trade Center.

Andrew Johnson of National Review...

Read More...
 
 
 

Q. Why did the Iranian General approach Israel’s Syrian border?

Mohammad Ali Allahdadi
Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Monday, January 19, 2015 at 12:15pm 1/19/2015 at 12:15pm
Mohammad Ali Allahdadi

Yesterday we reported how an Israeli helicopter strike just over the Syrian Golan border killed several senior Hezbollah terrorist leaders, including Jihad Mughniyeh, the son of legendary and assassiated Hezbollah terror coordinatior Imad Mughniyeh. The elder Mughniyeh was responsible, among other things, for the Marine barracks bombing in Beirut that...

Read More...
 
 
 

Israel takes out several senior Hezbollah operatives in Syria

https://twitter.com/dgtlresistance/status/556870722694692864
Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Sunday, January 18, 2015 at 2:30pm 1/18/2015 at 2:30pm
https://twitter.com/dgtlresistance/status/556870722694692864

The news reports at first were vague, an Israeli helicopter strike on one or more vehicles on the Syrian side of the Golan Heights, in an area in which Syrian troops, Hezbollah, and Syrian rebels operated. Reportedly it was on a group getting ready to fire rockets into Israel.

More details...

Read More...
 
 
 

Reports: Israel bombs Syrian missile transfers to Hezbollah

https://twitter.com/IsraelHatzolah/status/541623430781472768/photo/1
Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Sunday, December 7, 2014 at 11:04am 12/7/2014 at 11:04am
https://twitter.com/IsraelHatzolah/status/541623430781472768/photo/1

Iran recently boasted how it had transferred via Syria game-changing missiles to the terrorist Hezbollah, which controls much of Lebanon and is fighting alongside the Assad regime in Syria.

Israel has warned about such missile transfers, and reportedly (without Israel admitting it publicly) bombed convoys and facilities in Syria to stop...

Read More...
 
 
 

“Jihadi John” Wounded in US Airstrike

James Foley Killer
Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Saturday, November 15, 2014 at 6:52pm 11/15/2014 at 6:52pm
James Foley Killer

Reports have surfaced that “Jihadi John,” the masked Brit responsible for the beheadings of four western hostages, was injured last Saturday’s airstrikes near the Iraqi-Syrian border.

Via the Daily Mail:

‘We are aware of reports that this individual [Jihadi John] has been injured, and we are looking into them,’ a Foreign Office...

Read More...
 
 
 

ISIS Stakes Claim in Iraq, Syria with Suicide Attacks

ISIS control northern iraq
Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Monday, October 13, 2014 at 7:45pm 10/13/2014 at 7:45pm
ISIS control northern iraq

I was in high school when U.S. troops laid siege to Baghdad. My boyfriend at the time helped secure and eventually occupy several of the palaces, and his phone calls from the first warzone either of us had ever known helped me gain a deeper understanding into what it means to...

Read More...
 
 
 

Krauthammer: Obama micromanagement of military strikes is “scary stuff”

Charles Krauthammer on Putin and Obama
Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Saturday, September 20, 2014 at 1:00pm 9/20/2014 at 1:00pm
Charles Krauthammer on Putin and Obama

It looks like that recent report from Real Clear Defense was prophetic.

The Wall Street Journal reported this week that Obama will require the military to get his personal approval for US air strikes in Syria.

Here’s an excerpt via Hot Air:

The U.S. military campaign against Islamist militants in Syria is being designed...

Read More...
 
 
 

US working with Iran (but not Syria) in ISIS fight

DOS Syria Iran ISIS
Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, September 16, 2014 at 11:30am 9/16/2014 at 11:30am
DOS Syria Iran ISIS

Our friends over at National Review pulled this little gem. We’ve officially entered foreign policy bizarro world when the Department of State is absolutely refusing to work with Syria, but is open to working with Iran to fight (however they’re defining that) ISIS.

Blitzer asked Department of State Spokesperson Marie Harf if...

Read More...
 
 
 

WATCH: John McCain Dresses Down Jay Carney over Obama’s Syria and Iraq failures

john mccain jay carney CNN
Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Thursday, September 11, 2014 at 9:00am 9/11/2014 at 9:00am
john mccain jay carney CNN

Barack Obama’s address to the nation regarding the threat of ISIS was met with both cautious optimism and unbridled mockery from pundits on both sides of the aisle.

No one was more optimistic than CNN’s latest hire, former Obama Administration press secretary Jay Carney. Unfortunately for Carney, however, CNN had also invited...

Read More...
 
 
 
Page 1 of 1012345...10...Last »