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Women Escaping From ISIS Captivity Cast Off Their Burqa [Video]

Women Escaping From ISIS Captivity Cast Off Their Burqa [Video]

Women escaping from ISIS captivity have been casting off their burqa, symbolizing freedom from oppression and the tyrannical rule of Islamic caliphate. The women were overjoyed and in an outburst of emotions, cast off the black, long Abayas that they were being forced to wear for life under ISIS. The women were successful in finding […]

Tariq Aziz, Saddam Hussein’s Foreign Minister and Confidant, Dies Prison

Tariq Aziz, Saddam Hussein’s Foreign Minister and Confidant, Dies Prison

On Thursday, Tariq Aziz, Saddam Hussein’s former foreign minster and figurehead of the tyrannical regime, died in an Iraqi prison, according to local officials. The 79-year-old also served as a deputy prime minister during Hussein’s reign as a brutal dictator. Aziz was considered as one of Hussein’s personal confidants and most trusted political executives. He […]

Iraq Urgently Needs Allies in the Middle East

Iraq Urgently Needs Allies in the Middle East

An international coalition of 20 countries is approaching Iraq’s ISIS problem from a proper angle. The coalition understands that ISIS is a Sunni-dominated movement and if there is any hope of fighting it in Iraq, the relationship between Sunnis and Shias there has to be strengthened. This coalition is on the right track. Understanding the dynamics […]

ISIS Pushed Back From Palmyra in Syria

ISIS Pushed Back From Palmyra in Syria

In what was another blow to ISIS, after intense fighting they have been unable to seize Palmyra and have withdrawn from the historic city. The Syrian army had been defending the city and said that the four days of fighting ended with nearly 300 deaths, both civilian and ISIS. It has also been reported that […]

Ramadi Has Fallen Into the Islamic State Hands

Ramadi Has Fallen Into the Islamic State Hands

Ramadi, the capital city of the largest Iraqi province, Anbar, has fallen into the hands of the Islamic State. ISIS flags can be seen on the government buildings, after violent clashed with the security forces, which tried desperately to prevent this to happen. Strategically, Ramadi was crucial to be defended by the Iraqi government. The […]

ISIS Top Leader Not Killed by U.S.- Led Coalition

ISIS Top Leader Not Killed by U.S.- Led Coalition

U.S. Central Command (CENTCOM) in a press release today afternoon, said the U.S.-led coalition was not responsible for the airstrike which killed the ISIS second-in-command Abu Alaa al-Afri. The Iraqi Defense Ministry had released a statement today morning claiming that al-Afri and other senior members of ISIS had been killed in a U.S.-led international coalition airstrike. […]

ISIS Deputy Leader Abu Alaa al-Afri Killed in Iraq [Video]

ISIS Deputy Leader Abu Alaa al-Afri Killed in Iraq [Video]

The Iraqi ministry of defense (MoD) has announced that the ISIS deputy Abu Alaa al-Afri has been killed in an airstrike by the U.S.-led coalition. The announcement came in today morning after a video was posted on the official MoD website. Abu Alaa al-Afari, also known as Abdul Rahman Mustafa Mohammed was the second-in-command of […]

Iraq’s Airbase Released A-10 Back Into the Air

Iraq’s Airbase Released A-10 Back Into the Air

On Wednesday April 22, U.S Central Command announced that its A-10 thunderbolt had to make an emergency landing at the Al Asad Airbase in Anbar province (an old, unused airbase shelter). According to the U.S. Air Force, the thunderbolt had to make an emergency landing because the engine was suffering from damage, which occurred during the […]

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