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ISIS Launches Major Offensive on the Western World via Social Media [Video]

ISIS Launches Major Offensive on the Western World via Social Media [Video]

The use of social media by Islamist extremists is nothing new, but the organization known mainly as ISIS has now launched a major offensive against the western world via Youtube, Twitter and other websites. The approach appears to have changed, however; rather than forcing western hostages to recite bland, emotionless and, clearly, scripted propaganda, the […]

Iraq May Suffer Beneath U.S. Coalition

Iraq May Suffer Beneath U.S. Coalition

War-torn Iraq has long suffered beneath years of bungled United States foreign policy and there is little evidence to suggest that U.S. President Barack Obama’s anti-ISIS coalition will be any different. Now, as the world scrambles to provide the coalition with fighter jets and ground troops, Obama’s hastily conceived campaign threatens to further destabilize an […]

Kurdish Flee Syria in Fear of ISIS

Kurdish Flee Syria in Fear of ISIS

The Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) has put a Kurdish region of Syria under fire and into a state of fear, forcing nearly 60,000 people to flee to Turkey. In fear of the Islamic terrorists, over a period of 24 hours, Syrian Kurds abandoned their homes to cross the border. Turkey had opened […]

Turkish Hostage Thankful for US Airstrikes That Almost Killed Him

Turkish Hostage Thankful for US Airstrikes That Almost Killed Him

One of the 46 Turkish hostages released from captivity, following intervention by Turkey’s intelligence service, has revealed that US airstrikes may have almost killed him and his fellow captives but was also thankful that the attacks against ISIS may have ensured his survival. Öztürk Yılmaz was Turkey’s Consul General in Mosul, Iraq, when his consulate […]

Turkey Will be Next if Iraq, Syria Fall to ISIS

Turkey Will be Next if Iraq, Syria Fall to ISIS

Turkey is walking a fine line in the growing war against ISIS but – should Iraq and Syria ultimately fall to the Islamist terror army – it may be the next country targeted for insurgency. There is no geopolitical genius behind this prediction; how could Turkey not be on the minds of those whose ultimate […]

ISIS Supporter Threatens Attacks on U.S. and Allies

ISIS Supporter Threatens Attacks on U.S. and Allies

Washington announced last week that the U.S. is prepared to extend airstrikes into Syria against the Islamic State. In response, an ISIS supporter known as “Amir al-Thud” warned of possible attacks on the U.S. and its allies if military action continues. The message was posted on a militant Islamist online forum on the Minbar Jihadi Media website, and said […]

U.S. Intensifies Attacks on ISIS

U.S. Intensifies Attacks on ISIS

As the United States nears the 13th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks by al Qaeda, the U.S. military has intensified attacks on the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) in western Iraq. The bombings of the Islamic militants mark the start of an escalation in a plan set by President Barak Obama for destroying […]

NATO Summit Coalition Does Not Include Military Against ISIS

NATO Summit Coalition Does Not Include Military Against ISIS

U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel and Secretary of State John Kerry have been working at the ongoing NATO summit to create a “core coalition” of 10 nations to “destroy” the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), but such talks did not include military options. Lobbying the various nations at the ongoing North Atlantic Treaty […]

Biden Targets ISIS

Biden Targets ISIS

In response to the barbaric video released showing the beheading of American journalist Steven Sotloff by the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), U.S. Vice President Joe Biden has expressed a targeted focus on these terrorists. At an appearance in Maine on Wednesday, Biden vowed that the United States would follow the terrorists to […]

Islamic State Beheaded Journalist: His Last Words Follow Plea by His Mother

Islamic State Beheaded Journalist: His Last Words Follow Plea by His Mother

Last week’s plea by journalist Steven Sotloff’s mother apparently did not make a difference to the Islamic State who beheaded him following his last words in a video released today. Last week Steven’s mother, Shirley, issued a videotaped plea for his release. (See Guardian Liberty Voice article referenced below.) In Mrs. Sotloff’s video, she tried […]

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