ISIS, ISIL, alleged “beheadings” and other terrorist atrocities

The alleged beheading of James Wright Foley, Steven Sotloff, David Haine and others: were they staged and by whom?

ISIS, Al-Qaeda And The U.S. Airforce Wage War On Syria’s Public Utilities

The thing is their actions appear to be coordinated. Moon of Alabama explains

Leaked John Kerry audio: White House wanted ISIS to rise in Syria

Leaked John Kerry audio: White House wanted ISIS to rise in Syria

Bombshell Wikileaks audio, omitted by CNN, reveals Obama administration covertly promoted the rise of ISIS

Why the West is Helping ISIS Spread Hysteria Post-Berlin Attack

Why the West is Helping ISIS Spread Hysteria Post-Berlin Attack

While the details were still scant, the Washington Post claimed the Christmas market attack was aimed at “sharpening the divide between Muslims and everyone else.”

German police seek Tunisian in hunt for Christmas market attacker

German police seek Tunisian in hunt for Christmas market attacker

Prime suspect now identified as Tunisian who is believed to be part of a larger network of militants

Wrecked truck from Christmas market attack. Click to enlarge

Police hunting Berlin Christmas market killer are stumped after releasing their sole suspect – as ISIS praise ‘soldier’

Police warn of a another potential attack and urge Berliners to stay indoors.

Mosul Battle Symbolizes Iraq's Fragile Statehood

Mosul Battle Symbolizes Iraq’s Fragile Statehood

A first-hand field report on the battle for Mosul from a correspondent in Iraq

Congresswoman Says US Is Arming ISIS, Introduces Bill to Stop It

Congresswoman Says US Is Arming ISIS, Introduces Bill to Stop It

“If you or I gave money, weapons or support to al-Qaeda or ISIS, we would be thrown in jail. Why does our gov get a free pass on this?”

Are Russian Spetsnaz fighting in Aleppo?

Are Russian Spetsnaz fighting in Aleppo?

Tell-tale signs have been noted leading observers to conclude that Russian Special Forces were involved in the fighting in Aleppo. Includes videos

Russian jets reportedly repel militants from ancient Syrian city

The conflict in Syria is only going to end when those who backing Islamic State– the West, the gulf states, Turkey and Israel — withdraw their support

Growing Far-Right Are Dangerously Anti-Muslim — and Pro-Israel

Growing Far-Right Are Dangerously Anti-Muslim — and Pro-Israel

The far-right is on the march again in Europe but today it’s not driven by “anti-Semitism” but by anti-Islamic sentiment

'CIA created ISIS', says Julian Assange as Wikileaks releases 500k US cables

‘CIA created ISIS’, says Julian Assange as Wikileaks releases 500k US cables

What was once the stuff of “conspiracy theories” is now filtering through to mainstream political discourse

Aleppo citadel controlled by forces under Gen. Hassan and loyal to President Assad. Click to enlarge

Tougher tactics would have ended Syrian war, claims the country’s top intelligence general

Renowned as one of President Assad’s most loyal and ferocious generals, Robert Fisk talks with General Jamil Hassan

SAS troops join Battle for Mosul in bid to liberate city from ISIS fighters

David Cameron banned the SAS from hunting ISIS chiefs but Theresa May has given them the go-ahead to kill the terror leaders. Why the sudden change?

US, British ‘Clean House’ to Delete Syria Terror Links

As Russia and Syria close in on terrorist strongholds, UK and US Special Forces have been ordered to erase any trace of Washington or London’s dealings with the militants. This may involve silencing Jihadists who knew too much

Bashar al-Assad says Donald Trump a ‘natural ally’ for Syria alongside Russia and Iran

President Assad welcomes Trump’s campaign promise to fight Islamic State but asks: “can he deliver”?

Trump and Putin to JOIN FORCES against Islamic State following breakthrough phone call

Trump and Putin to JOIN FORCES against Islamic State following breakthrough phone call

President Putin has reportedly called President-elect Trump to discuss forming an alliance against Islamic State (ISIS, ISIL)

Russian Navy will hit ISIS targets in Aleppo with cruise missiles within 24 hours

Putin moves to strike while US absorbs the results of the 2016 Presidential election

WikiLeaks: Hillary Clinton knew Saudi, Qatar were funding ISIS – but still took their money for Foundation

WikiLeaks: Hillary Clinton knew Saudi, Qatar were funding ISIS – but still took their money for Foundation

This should derail Clinton’s presidential bid but the corporate media are still ignoring it

Syrian soldiers stand before their tanks at Quneitra, a few hundred metres from the front line with Nusrah Islamists and only five miles from Israeli troops on the Golan Heights. Click to enlarge

A view of the Syrian war from the Golan Heights

Syrian officer notes how the Israelis attack his army but never attack al-Qaeda linked Nusra

Iraq ‘Ready For War’ With Turkey Over Who Should Control Mosul After Isis

The defeat of Isis in Mosul doesn’t mean the end of the trauma, especially for the city’s Sunni residents