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Inside the ISIS propaganda machine

ISIS continues to release videos threatening attacks in the U.S. and Europe

Saudi Arabia To Sue Twitter User Who Called Poet's Death Sentence 'ISIS-Like'

The user compared the death sentence handed down to Palestinian poet Ashraf Fayadh to the punishments meted out by Islamic State.

Rights Groups: U.K.-Made Missile Used in Deadly Strike in Yemen

A team of investigators found the remnants of missiles manufactured by Marconi Dynamics.

Turkey Attacks Russia: Sarajevo 2015?

Recep Tayyip Erdogan, President of the Republic of Turkey, may at present be the most dangerous man on our planet. Renowned as a brilliant politician domestically, who skillfully manipulates Turkish public opinion for electoral gains,...Show More Summary

Canada slows down Syrian refugee resettlement

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau had previously wanted to resettle 25,000 refugees in the country by the end of December

U.S. reveals new details on shootdown of Russian plane

Latest details come as Putin takes action in response to Turkey shooting down warplane

Russian Pilot: 'No Contact at All' Before Plane Shot Down

The Russian pilot rescued after his plane was shot down by Turkish forces on Tuesday says there's "no way" his plane was in Turkey's airspace, the BBC reports. Capt. Konstantin Murakhtin also denies Turkey's claims that he and his fellow pilot were warned at least 10 times in the minutes...

Turkey releases recording of 'warning' to downed jet

Military publishes audio where voice is heard saying, "You are approaching Turkish airspace, change your heading".

5 Turkish Weapons of War Russia Should Fear

Bleda Kurtdarcan, Bar?n Kayao?lu Security, Middle East Could Turkey have the upper hand? Syria was a major source of tension between Turkey and Russia even before a Turkish F-16 shot down a Russian Su-24 on the Turkish-Syrian border on November 24. Show More Summary

Putin’s Spin Cycle

On Monday, two Turkish F-16s shot down a Russian plane that had crossed into Turkish airspace. Various interpretations could in theory be placed upon this event. Depending on one’s point of view, it could be described as an act of self-defense on the part of Turkey, a NATO member—or an act of aggression. Show More Summary

Recreating the Refugees Narratives: From Sympathy to Dignity

An Arab, a Jew and a Korean walk into a bar. This is not the beginning of a joke, but rather the beginning of a dream. Three Torontonians came together to organize a grassroots fundraising initiative to support the resettlement of two Syrian families in Toronto. Show More Summary

Pope urges Kenyans to stand against "enemies of peace"

Francis brushes aside security concerns at start of six-day pilgrimage to Africa

Russia Escalates Tit for Tat with Ukraine, Stops Gas Supplies

Russia stop delivering gas to Ukraine days after power transmission to the Crimea is cut off.

Pope Francis kicks off Africa tour with peace message

Pontiff calls for reconciliation after landing in Kenya, at the start of tour that will also take him to Uganda and CAR.

U.S. servicemen suspended over Afghan hospital attack

Attack in Kunduz on Doctors Without Borders facility was result of egregious series of human and technical failures, U.S. commander says

Obama addresses U.S. security ahead of Thanksgiving

President Obama sought to reassure Americans on the eve of Thanksgiving weekend that the U.S. was doing all it could to keep the homeland safe in light of the recent terror attacks in Paris

How The Ideological Siege Undermines The Peace Process

In my column two weeks ago, I addressed the question as to why past Israeli-Palestinian negotiations have failed, and last week I suggested that the regional environment is, in fact, conducive to the resumption of peace talks. As usual,...Show More Summary

La paix est quelque chose de très personnel

PLEASE HUFFPOST EDITORS POST IN HUFFPOST FRENCH VERSION Comment parler de paix, cette semaine, après la série d'attentats violents dont ont été victimes le Liban, l'Égypte, la France, la Turquie, Israël et la Palestine - sans parlerShow More Summary

Get Ready: Russia's Lethal S-400 Air Defense System Is Headed to Syria

Dave Majumdar Security, Middle East Get ready, NATO: The S-400 can track 300 targets simultaneously and engage thirty-six of those at any one time.  Russia will deploy the powerful S-400 Triumf surface-to-air missile defense system to...Show More Summary

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