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ISIS: Gitmo Detainees Returning To The Battlefield

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ISIS ranks reportedly increased by about 30 after former Gitmo detainees traveling to Syria to join the Islamic State. Approximately 620 Guantanamo detainees have been released in the last three years, approximately 180 of the suspected radical Islamic militants have reportedly found their way back to the battlefield in the Middle East. Some of the… Read more »

Kobani: ISIS Flags Being Raised In Syrian City

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Kobani appears to be about to fall to ISIS and Kurds are trapped in the Syrian city, which has been under siege for about three weeks. The United Nations (UN) is warning of pending massacres and “humanitarian tragedies” if the Islamic State militants capture the Turkish border town. Kurds from around northern Syria have reportedly… Read more »

School Teacher Turned ISIS Militant Shares Her Story

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A Syrian woman went from being a school teacher to a member of the all-female ISIS brigade of fighters. During an interview with CNN the women, who called herself Khadija (not her real name), detailed her journey both to and ultimately away from the Islamic State. Khadija, 25, stated during the interview that she became… Read more »

Obama Missed More Than Half Of Intelligence Briefings, Government Accountability Report Says

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President Barack Obama has missed more than half of his intelligence briefings during his time in office, according to a new Government Accountability Institute (GAI) report. The intelligence daily briefings report indicates that President Obama only attended 42.1 percent of the meetings. The Government Accountability Institute’s report on the Presidential Daily Brief (PDB) also states… Read more »

ISIS Is One Mile From Baghdad

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ISIS militants are just one mile from Baghdad. The march into the largest city in the country comes on the heels of President Barack Obama admitting that the threat of the group was “underestimated.” The fighting near the city has become fierce, as reports from inside the Middle East region maintain the Islamic State fighters… Read more »

‘Imminent Attack’ On U.S. By Khorasan Thwarted by Syria Airstrikes

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U.S. airstrikes in Syria reportedly ended an “imminent attack” threat against the American homeland by Khorasan. The terrorist group reportedly includes an entire network of “seasoned al Qaeda veterans.” A United States Military statement released early Tuesday morning said that in addition to destroying ISIS targets that airstrikes in Syria also thwarted an imminent attack… Read more »

War On Terror: Why ISIS Can’t Be Stopped

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ISIS, the terrorist group that is currently scaring the world with its rampant acts of terrorism, public beheadings, and murder of non-Muslims, seems to be everywhere and nowhere at the same time. With each beheading, masked executioners callout President Obama and British Prime Minister David Cameron, demanding that all military action be halted. Daily news… Read more »

ISIS: Is America Going To War?

According to statement by White House, America is at war with ISIS.

ISIS has been a debated topic within the United States for a while now. On September 10, President Barack Obama addressed the nation about the role America intended to play in controlling the threat of ISIS. He spoke of the group as ISIL, another name for ISIS or Islamic State, and explained the complete and… Read more »

Pope Calls Global Conflicts ‘Piecemeal’ World War Three

The Pope spoke at World War I monument in Italy, delivering his homily in the rain.

Pope Francis weighed in on the spate of recent global conflicts, describing them as a third world war being fought incrementally. The Pope made the comments in a homily delivered during a visit to Italy, NBC News reports. After praying in a cemetery containing 15,000 soldiers who died during the first world war, Francis visited… Read more »

James Foley’s Family Claims Government Threatened Them Over Ransom Payments

Foley's family claims that they were directly threatened by an unnamed NSC official.

The family of slain journalist James Foley are claiming Obama Administration officials repeatedly threatened them, asserting that they could be prosecuted for supporting terrorism if they paid a ransom to the ISIS militants holding their son. Both Foley’s mother and brother made the allegations this week, according to ABC News. The threats, which were made… Read more »

President Barack Obama: ‘We Will Degrade, And Ultimately Destroy’ ISIS

President Obama: "No Safe Haven" For ISIS

President Barack Obama laid out his strategy against ISIS in a rare prime-time address to the nation tonight, vowing that the terrorist organization will find “no safe haven” if they threaten the United States. Obama’s speech detailed his decision to send 475 additional troops to Iraq to “assist that country’s besieged security forces,” according to… Read more »

ISIS Members Are Crybabies When Their Numbers And Terror Fail! [Video]

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Throughout the news for the last two to three months, ISIS has been reported to be this monster with increasing numbers and unlimited terror flowing within their ranks. With such tactics as beheading children or burying both women and children alive, it is understandable why many people would be concerned about the terror group just… Read more »