foreign fighters

Today television anchors and commentators on the news networks pontificate about the group identity of Omar Saddiqui Mateen, the shooter who caused in excess of 100 casualties. But whether allegiance was pledged to ISIS, al Qaeda, or any other organization is not germane.
Richard Barrett, the former head of Britain's MI6 Secret Intelligence Service, said the memory stick was "an absolute goldmine of information."
Ernest Hemingway's great war novel, For Whom the Bell Tolls (1940), which was made into a blockbuster Academy Award-winning film with the same title (1943), contains one of American literature's most celebrated creations in its protagonist Robert Jordan.
Many fighters have joined anti-Islamic State militias out of a sense of moral duty.
Dam explained that Lukas, who suffered from Asperger's syndrome and ADD, adhered to a strict interpretation of the Qur'an
The group, notorious for violence against civilians, controlled an area roughly the size of Belgium at the start of the year
If we are to succeed in countering jihadist terrorists, we must rethink the battlefield and understand there are no foreign fighters, just combatants bent on a philosophical mission, regardless of territory.
Founders of many modern states, including stalwarts of anti-terrorism like Israel and allies in the war on terror like the Kurds, achieved goals with political violence that killed innocent people and would be classified today as terrorism.
The devoted father has lost count of how many people he’s smuggled into Islamic State territory. Their faces blur together
How many Americans are fighting with the Islamic State group? The U.S. Justice Department said Abdurasul Hasanovich Juraboev
"These are some of the only towns in Nineveh where church bells ring. In every other town the bells have gone silent, and
"Certainly people traveling overseas from the UK to take part in terror activity is very much part of that relationship we
About 550 German citizens have joined Islamic State and about 60 have been killed. Some 180 are believed to have returned
Whether ISIL fighters are "brain-washed" or self-inculcated via the internet, the ISIL brand of radical Islam is turning men into remorseless killers.
At face value, a recent one minute video clip on You Tube leaves little doubt about support for the Islamic State, the jihadist group that controls a swath of Syria and Iraq, among supporters of storied Moroccan soccer club Raja Club Athletic.
Prime Minister David Cameron's plans to criminalise British fighters in Iraq and Syria and bar them from returning to Britain has come in for sharp criticism from the former head of counter-terrorism in its intelligence services MI5 and MI6.
Security analysts have put the number of foreign fighters in Iraq and Syria, traveling from scores of countries around the
What we are witnessing from ISIS is a full-on, blitzkrieg-like campaign leveraging conventional-style tactics forcing tens of thousands of scared Iraqi soldiers and police into embarrassing retreat.