Tagged: United States

U.S. Airstrike Targets ‘Jihadi John’

The United States launched an airstrike on Thursday that targeted the English-speaking Islamic State terrorist ‘Jihadi John’ in Syria. The Kuwaiti-born Mohammed Emwazi, known as ‘Jihadi John’ appeared in multiple videos that showed...

Obama Pushes Iran Deal

In a nearly hour-long speech on Wednesday, President Barack Obama aggressively and passionately tried to sell to the American people the recently reached deal on Iran’s nuclear program, a major...

Iran Deal Reached

  After years of intense negotiations, six major world powers have reached a deal with Tehran on curtailing Iran’s nuclear program in exchange for sanctions relief. In a televised address Tuesday morning,...

U.S. Kills Senior Islamic State Leader in Syria

U.S. Special Operations forces launched an operation in Syria overnight, killing a senior Islamic State leader and capturing his wife. Abu al-Sayyaf was killed during the operation while his wife, Umm Sayyaf, was captured...

Yemen Ceasefire Proposed

Saudi Arabia has proposed a five-day ceasefire in Yemen in order to allow in desperately needed supplies.  News of a ceasefire comes as humanitarian conditions continue to deteriorate inside Yemen, according to...