ISIS takes priest hostage and burns down church in major Philippine...

DAMASCUS, SYRIA (2:10 P.M.) – Heavily armed ISIS gunmen have stormed a city in the southern Philippines, engaging the Philippine Army in firefights and...

Tackling sunni muslim ultra-conservatism: A Pakistani-US collision in the making

A recent government surrender to militant demands for stricter adherence to Islam mediated by the military coupled with the release from house arrest of...