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Nearly 4.1 million recieved humanitarian aid in Syria UN

Sep 02, 2014

Nearly 4.1 million recieved humanitarian aid in Syria UN

Syria's civil war has touched off a massive humanitarian crisis, with some 10.8 million people in need of assistance, including 4.7 million in hard-to-reach areas, according to the UN. #Barack Obama #United Nations #US #Syria #NewsTracker #UN #Bashar al-Assad #Iraq #Humanitarian aid #journalists #Syrian civil war #Sarin gas #American government #Ghouta #Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant #James Foley #Peter Theo Curtis #Food assistance
Intl rights group accuses Islamic State of war crimes in Iraq

Sep 02, 2014

Intl rights group accuses Islamic State of war crimes in Iraq

On Monday, the United Nations' top human rights body approved a request by Iraq to open an investigation into alleged crimes committed by the Islamic State group against civilians. #White House #World #India #Terrorism #Syria #NewsTracker #USA #Iraq #United States of America #Kurds #President Barack Obama #Jihadists #islamic-state #Militancy in Iraq #Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant #US withdrawal from Iraq #ISIL #ISIS #Caliphate #home-grown terror #Yazidis
Cameron to allow UK police to seize passports of terror suspects

Sep 02, 2014

Cameron to allow UK police to seize passports of terror suspects

The prime minister announced that Britain need to strengthen powers in two key areas to fill specific gaps in its anti-terror armory by "preventing suspects from travelling and dealing decisively with those already here who pose a risk". #World #Terrorism #Syria #Britain #Police #Iraq #UK #Cameron #ISIL #IS #James Foley #UK PM #terror suspects #global terror

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Cameron to allow UK police to seize passports of terror suspects

Sep 02, 2014

In Iraq, residents of Amerli celebrate end of militant siege

For 82 days and nights, Muammar Kamal stood watch from the roof of his home with a foam mattress, a pair of binoculars and his Kalashnikov rifle. Several hundred yards away across a sun-baked field, the young lawyer could see a black flag fluttering ...
Cameron to allow UK police to seize passports of terror suspects

Sep 02, 2014

Tarnishing a Reputation as Storied Warriors

The Kurdish pesh merga collapse left tens of thousands of defenseless residents in ISIS’ path, further calling into question fundamental assumptions about Iraq’s security... #Iraq #Starbucks Corporation|SBUX|NASDAQ #Patriotic Union of Kurdistan #Iraqi Army
Cameron to allow UK police to seize passports of terror suspects

Sep 02, 2014

Amnesty International: Islamic State carrying out ethnic cleansing

The militant group Islamic State, which has seized large areas of northern Iraq in recent months, has "carried out ethnic cleansing on a historic scale," according to a report released on Tuesday by the monitoring group Amnesty International... #Iraq #Amnesty International