Islamic State

Obama, Hollande Pledge Solidarity Against ISISPledging solidarity after the Paris attacks, President Barack Obama promised Tuesday to work with France and other allies to intensify the U.S.-led campaign against the Islamic State, saying America would not be cowed by the scourge of terrorism.
FBI Field Office: No Information Suggesting Attack Is Imminent in D.C.Just days after a series of coordinated terrorist attacks by members of ISIS killed 129 people in Paris, a video was released suggesting the D.C. area could be next.
2 Dead, 8 Arrested in Raid Near Paris Targeting Alleged ISIS PlannerAt least two people are dead in the Paris suburb of Saint-Denis after police stormed an apartment Wednesday.
Paris Attacks Lead Americans to Wonder About U.S. SafetyFrom cafes in New York to tailgate parties in the heartland, the bloodbath in Paris is forcing Americans to ponder the awful possibility of terrorist attacks on "soft targets" in the U.S. such as restaurants, bars and other ordinary gathering spots.
Mom of Journalist Killed by IS: Hostage Policy Not EffectiveThe mother of American journalist James Foley, who was publicly beheaded in August 2014 by the Islamic State, says her family felt abandoned by the American government.
A Guide to Talking With Children About Paris AttacksAfter the deadly terror attacks in France, parents around the world are grappling with questions of how much to share with children and how to talk about the violence.
Islamic State Could Ultimately Force West To Consider InvasionSo far, policy makers and experts tend to focus on incremental steps, and indeed the initial French response was more airstrikes.
New ISIS Video Warns of More Attacks Like Paris, Including in D.C.A new video from ISIS members warns that countries participating in air strikes in Syria will see attacks like the ones in Paris on Friday.
White House: U.S. Forces Being Sent to Syria to Help Fight ISISA small number of U.S. special operations forces will be sent to northern Syria to work with local troops in the fight against Islamic State militants, the White House announced Friday, marking the first time Americans will be deployed openly on the ground in the country.
Former ISIS Hostage: Executioner 'Jihadi John' Made Me Tango With HimA man previously held hostage by Islamic State militants is going into detail on the bizarre and violent experiences he went through.
Sen. Ted Cruz: Allowing Syrian Refugees Into US Is 'Crazy'Republican presidential contender Ted Cruz lashed out Monday against the Obama administration's plan to accept refugees from war-torn Syria, calling it "nothing short of crazy" because he believes some are Islamic State group terrorists.
Report: US Intelligence Analysts Say Their ISIS Reports Were Altered By Senior OfficialsOver 50 U.S. Central Command intelligence agents say they believe their reports on the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria have been altered to portray the war against terrorism is more successful than it is, according to the Daily Beast and CBS News.
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