U.S. Sends Ground Force in Syria and Kills Senior ISIS Commander

U.S. Sends Ground Force in Syria and Kills Senior ISIS Commander

Abu Sayyaf, a senior ISIS commander was killed in a U.S. Special Operations force raid in Syria yesterday. This move came as a surprise since last September, President Barack Obama had merely authorized the use of airstrikes in the fight against ISIS in Syria. The overnight raid, lasted for barely an hour and took place […]

Abu Sayyaf Returns to the Philippines

Abu Sayyaf Returns to the Philippines

The return of the Islamic terrorist group Abu Sayyaf in the southern islands of the Philippines seems to coincide with the U.S. decision to disband a key anti-terrorism group there. The anti-terror unit, the Joint Special Operations Task Force Philippines, or JSOTF-P, was established in 2001 to work alongside Philippine security forces. After fighting Abu […]