Jordan would be prepared to send troops into southern Syria to prevent radical Islamists from menacing its frontier.
Libya’s rival factions turn down a United Nations peace plan even as they share a common enemy: Islamic State.
For the third year in a row, American legislators defy the Air Force’s recommendation to retire the A-10 jet.
Turkey plans to send troops thirty kilometers deep into Syria to stop Kurds from forming their own state there.
The militant Islamist group does not pose much of a threat to the West and should be defeated by other Muslims.
Even if the three attacks were not coordinated, they may have been inspired by the Islamic State’s call to holy war.
The permanent deployment of heavy equipment is meant to reassure NATO allies from the former East Bloc.
Russia’s sale of advanced missile defenses to Iran raises the risk of an arms race in the Middle East.
The concentration of Russian forces near the border raises fears of another stealth invasion of Ukraine.
Russia says it no longer wants the warships France is refusing to deliver because of the situation in Ukraine.
European countries will go after people smugglers in the Mediterranean but hesitate to take in more asylum seekers.
The fall of Ramadi to the Islamic State marks the biggest setback for Iraq’s central government since the group took Mosul.