Isis: the Kurds strike back

Iraqi Army retakes control of oil refinery town as Kurds stand firm against overstretched Isis

Isis in Syria: In the shadow of death, a few thousand Christians remain to defy militants

Speaking to Syrian Christian priests, Robert Fisk finds general agreement – that the “Islamic State” is an American “product”, intended to break up the countries of the Middle East.

UK ‘stepping up’ troops in Iraq

Is “mission creep” setting in?

U.S. air strike in Kobani, near the Turkish-Syrian border. Click to enlarge

Khorasan group back in US crosshairs as air strikes hit non-Isis targets in Syria

The U.S. has now switched from launching air strikes on IS militants to an obscure al-Qaida linked group. How long before they strike at Syrian government targets?

Western Security Services May Be Turning IS Militants on Russia: Ex-Intelligence Officer

Former Russian military intelligence general says the leaders of Islamic militant groups may be under the influenc of British and US agents

More Evidence That Iran’s Military Mastermind Is Running The Iraq Ground War

‘Fearless’ Iranian Revolutionary Guards commander reportedly overseeing the Iraqi fight back against Islamic State militants

Iran Warns Of ‘Serious Contradictions’ In U.S. Anti-IS Policies

The U.S. initially armed and trained the terror group while its gulf allies financed it. Before the U.S. declared war on it in the “War on Terror”, ostensibly

ISIS EXPOSED 100% AS CIA OPERATION: “The Next Bin Laden is Here” – Don’t Be Fooled

History repeats itself: is the public going to be duped yet again?

Foreign fighters somewhere in Syria or Iraq. Click to enlarge

UN: 15,000 foreigners fighting with extremists in Syria and Iraq

Funded by the Gulf emirates, the fighters are little more than mercenaries fighting under the guise of Jihad

Turkey wants anti-Assad rebels to control Kobane: PM

Turkey wants anti-Assad rebels to control Kobane: PM

Turkey has been reluctant to support Kurds defending Kobane. Now the admission of captured IS fighters raises more questions about Turkey’s reluctance to join the fray

Islamic State: Battle of Tripoli is won but hearts and minds are lost

The Lebanese Army recaptured Tripoli on Monday but pockets of sympathy for the Islamic State aligned militants remain, particularly among the young

US to take airport in Iraq’s Kurdistan as military airbase: Officials

ISIS have provided the pretext for U.S. to establish an airbase at a strategically vital location, 60 kilometers from the Iranian border and close to Syria

ISIS fighters withdraw from Syria’s embattled Kobani – RT sources

It should be emphasised however, that U.S. air strikes in no way contributed to the militants withdrawal. We explain why

US soldier in chemical weapons gear. Click to enlarge

Iraq’s ‘hidden’ chemical weapons: US ‘covered up’ discovery of chemical weapons – and many are now in Isis’s hands

If at first you don’t succeed then lie, lie, lie again

Iran’s Special Forces Commander Qassam Suleimani Takes Center Stage In Fight Against ISIS

“Iran is showing how seriously they are taking the threat to Iraq,” said Fawaz Gerges, a political scientist

Iranian official: Turkey involved in the expansion of ISIS in region

More evidence emerges that the West and its allies are actively assisting the terror group’s advances, as Iran’s Ayatollah denounces the U.S. and ‘wicked Britain’

ISIS rallies ‘10,000 militants’ at gates of Baghdad

ISIS surrounds the Iraqi capitol in preparation for attack

War against Isis: US strategy in tatters as militants march on

U.S. strategy fails as Islamic militants continue their march, seizing large swathes of Iraq and Syria

Alarmist headlines and dramatic pictures help stir up feelings of anger from the Western world.

ISIS : A CIA Creation to Justify War Abroad and Repression at Home

The name itself is symbolic and revealing: ISIS. Why is an “Islamic” group named after an Ancient Egyptian goddess?

Islamic State Commander Omar al-Shishani. Click to enlarge

Islamic State Grooms Chechen Fighters Against Putin

An added bonus for Islamic State’s covert Western backers. The terror groups Chechen contingent vows to return to Russia to wage jihad against Putin