World Jan 16, 2020

Children of foreign IS jihadis must be repatriated, U.N. says

UN investigators on Thursday called for thousands of children of jihadis who fought for the Islamic State group to be repatriated from Syria. The U.N. Commission of Inquiry on Syria said in a report that the children were in a "particularly precarious" situation since they ...

World Jan 16, 2020

U.S. and Iraq resume joint military ops after Soleimani killiing

The United States on Wednesday resumed joint military operations with Iraq that had been put on pause after the U.S. drone strike that killed a top Iranian general in Baghdad, The New York Times reported. Two U.S. military officials quoted by the paper said the ...

NATO critic Trump now floats expanding group to include Middle East

World Jan 10, 2020

NATO critic Trump now floats expanding group to include Middle East

U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday said he supported expanding the North American Treaty Organization to include Middle Eastern nations, as the United States seeks to limit its troop footprint globally. "I think that NATO should be expanded and we should include the Middle East, ...

Germany, NATO moving soldiers out of Iraq amid tensions

World Jan 8, 2020

Germany, NATO moving soldiers out of Iraq amid tensions

Germany moved 35 soldiers serving in Iraq to neighboring Jordan and Kuwait on Tuesday, while NATO said it was also shifting some of its troops out of the country amid tensions over the U.S. killing of a top Iranian general in an airstrike in ...