08/19/14 04:31 PM
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Saudi Arabia's top cleric said Tuesday that extremism and the ideologies of groups like the Islamic State and al-Qaida are Islam's No. 1 enemy and that Muslims have been their first victims. Grand Mufti Sheik Abdul-Aziz Al-Sheik also said in his public statement that...
By David Freddoso | 08/14/14 09:05 AM
On Sunday, Pope Francis expressed "dismay and disbelief" over the Islamic State militia's atrocities and genocide in Syria and Iraq.
08/14/14 05:06 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration is grappling with how to bridge the gap between its increasingly dire assessment of the threat posed by the Islamic State group and the limited, defensive air campaign it has so far undertaken, which military officials acknowledge will not blunt the...
By Charles Hoskinson | 08/12/14 04:20 PM
President Obama on Monday squeezed another statement on Iraq into his Martha's Vineyard vacation schedule. This time it was to congratulate Iraqi Prime Minister-designate Haider al-Abadi and urge him to form a more inclusive cabinet.
By Ashe Schow | 07/22/14 03:47 PM
Meriam Ibrahim, the 27-year-old mother of two currently residing in the U.S. embassy in Sudan awaiting a flight to America, will receive a hearing Wednesday in the U.S. examining her situation.
By Mike Coffman | 07/18/14 03:21 PM
What I remember most about serving with the U.S. Marine Corps in Iraq was realizing the extraordinary level of hatred that the Sunnis and Shia Arabs had for each other.
By Becket Adams | 07/15/14 10:18 AM
President Obama said Monday that the only reason that he has been successful in life is because of investments made by his family and his community.
By Zack Colman | 07/13/14 12:27 PM
Iran's foreign minister said a break-up of Iraq would be "short-sighted," and urged to keep its neighbor whole.
By Jed Babbin | 07/09/14 05:26 PM
With an editorial saying Islam "is at the core of some of the Arabs' deep troubles," The Economist has broken through the wall of political correctness that has prevented debate on Islam and its effects.
By Byron York | 08/18/14
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