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American Woman Arrested
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American Woman Arrested, Allegedly Trained Women of ISIS

A Kansas woman was charged with providing material support to ISIS, according to charges unsealed by the Justice Department on Friday night. On six separate occasions between 2014 and 2017, authorities say Allison Fluke-Ekren, 42, allegedly…
Selling Babies for Food
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Afghanistan: UN Calls for Funds for Families to Stop Selling Babies for Food

The Taliban must recognize "the fundamental human rights of women and girls" and Afghan funds must be released so that families do not need to sell "babies to buy food", the United Nations Secretary-General said. These calls by António Guterres…
Release of US Hostage
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Biden Calls For Release of US Hostage, a Navy Veteran, In Afghanistan

President Joe Biden on Sunday called for the release of U.S. Navy veteran Mark Frerichs, who was taken hostage in Afghanistan nearly two years ago. Frerichs, a civil engineer and contractor from Lombard, Illinois, was kidnapped in January 2020…
Afghanistan
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Afghanistan Anti-Taliban Resistance Begs For U.S. Support, Gets Nothing From Biden

Pro-democracy fighters in Afghanistan‘s Panjshir Valley may be bloodied but are not bowed in opposing the Taliban, who have claimed victory over the entire country, a resistance leader told The Washington Times. Ali Nazary, head of foreign…
Anatomy of Terror: From the Death of bin Laden to the Rise of the Islamic State

Anatomy of Terror: From the Death of bin Laden to the Rise of the Islamic State

by : Ali Soufan , Amazon link Ali H. Soufan (born 1971) is a Lebanese-American former FBI agent who was involved in a number of high-profile anti-terrorism cases both in the United States and around the world. A 2006 New…