by Will Freeman Posted on July 21, 2014 Updated: July 23, 2014
As the world watches Ukraine and Gaza, Syria experienced the bloodiest days yet of its ongoing civil war thanks to ISIS.
by Hayes Brown Posted on July 14, 2014 Updated: July 14, 2014
If fully implemented, this decision could see up to 2 million more Syrians provided with food, medicine, and other vital supplies.
by Will Freeman Posted on July 10, 2014 Updated: August 8, 2014
ISIS is now the richest terrorist group in the world, and part of their fortune is coming from the black market trade in ancient artifacts.
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by Jack Jenkins Posted on July 2, 2014 Updated: August 8, 2014
Few have taken ISIS's extreme position of claiming the full power of the caliphate, where a leader assumes total legal and religious authority over Muslims near and far.
by Hayes Brown Posted on June 25, 2014 Updated: June 25, 2014
Syrian warplanes bombing ISIS targets. Iran sending drones over Iraq's skies. Iraq's Prime Minister refusing to cooperate. This is what we're dealing with.
by Hayes Brown Posted on June 23, 2014
More than 100,000 tons of chemical weapons have been removed from Syria now, just nine months after the deal to do so.
by Hayes Brown Posted on June 18, 2014
More than one million Iraqis have already fled the fighting as militants and militias clash.
by Hayes Brown Posted on June 13, 2014 Updated: June 13, 2014
Choosing what to do about the terrorist takeover of Iraqi cities will be a choice among the least bad options.
by Will Freeman Posted on June 13, 2014 Updated: June 13, 2014
In the Middle East and Africa, governments are turning to a cheap weapon that's proving better at killing civilians than saving them.
by Hayes Brown, Adam Peck Posted on June 12, 2014 Updated: June 12, 2014
As ISIS sweeps through Iraq and Syria, this chart shows why a collapsing region is truly a multiplayer effort.