West Papuan separatists take 1,300 hostages in village raids

DAMASCUS, SYRIA (11:15) - A group of armed separatists from the Free Papua Movement (Organisasi Papua Merdeka/OPM) have seized control of two villages near...

ISIS ambush inflicts heavy casualties upon the Philippine Army in Basilan

DAMASCUS, SYRIA (4:10 P.M.) – Six troops were shot dead and four more wounded as militants loyal to Abu Sayyaf (local ISIS franchise group)...

Russian journalists return home after being injured by ISIS landmine in...

DAMASCUS, SYRIA (8:10 P.M.) – On Monday, Al-Masdar News reported that four Russian news reporters and five Russian troops were injured by an ISIS...

ISIS militants storm Kabul TV station in ongoing terror attack

DAMASCUS, SYRIA (10:50 A.M.) – On Tuesday morning, three gunmen believed to have affiliation with ISIS stormed the Shamshad TV station in downtown Kabul,...

ISIS appoints new leader in southeast Asia following defeat in Marawi...

DAMASCUS, SYRIA (7:50 P.M.) – According to the national police chief, ISIS has appointed Amin Baco as the new Islamic State emir in southeast...

Russia: Two police killed, 1 wounded in checkpoint shootout – video

BEIRUT, LEBANON (2:55 P.M.) - Two police officers were killed and one other wounded during a shootout at a traffic checkpoint in the Nazran...

In pictures: Taliban forms elite assault unit in eastern Afghanistan

DAMASCUS, SYRIA (12:35 P.M.) – In a rare photo op, the Taliban released a string of images on November 2 boasting a newly established...

American jets launch rare air raid on ISIS targets in Somalia

DAMASCUS, SYRIA (9:00 A.M.) – On Friday, the United States Air Force conducted two sorties against jihadist insurgents in northeastern Somalia upon the request...

Iranian Air Force launches 7th round of massive war games –...

BEIRUT, LEBANON (7:00 P.M.) - The Iranian Air Force held military drills in the country's central province of Isfahan as the 7th round of...

Graphic pictures: ISIS gains ground in eastern Afghanistan

DAMASCUS, SYRIA (3:45 A.M.) – Contrary to the military situation in Iraq and Syria, ISIS still holds battlefield momentum in Afghanistan and is on...