Posts Tagged: Isis
Iraq Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki has driven Sunnis into the arms of ISIS.
U.S. airstrikes are just the kind of outside force that will keep ISIS strong and unified.
Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, leader of the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, served five years in a U.S.-run prison camp.
From providing relief for trapped Yazidis to supporting a potential new Iraqi unity government.
ISIS is intent on forming its own state, but it may turn to international terrorism next.
The U.S. and its allies have funded a host of Syrian opposition councils that are more interested in seeking Western aid than serving the Syrian people.
After the war in Iraq, is it feasible to invoke the Responsibility to Protect doctrine to protect civilians from ISIS?
Obama has few good options in Iraq, but the worst choice would be emulating George W. Bush.
Iraq's dire refugee crisis is posing a humanitarian and political challenge to the Obama administration.
Meet five women who are bearing the burden of conflict in Syria and persevering in spite of it.