Syrian child refugees work in the fields


DOWNLOAD VIDEO The advance of the Islamic State of Syria and the Levant throughout Syria and Iraq has displaced millions of people, leaving many children…read more


ISIL battles displacing families for winter


Thousands of families have been forced out of their homes in Iraq and Syria as the militant group ISIL overtakes dozens of towns and kills scores of civilians. Continue reading

Clashes between ISIL and Kurdish armed groups

Turkey reluctant to fight ISIL


Turkey has held back fighting ISIL amid potential conflicts that could complicate their involvement. Continue reading

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U.S. and Arab partners go after ISIL in Syria


The U.S. and its Arab partners launched a campaign of over 200 airstrikes in Syria this week in an effort to weaken ISIL. Continue reading


U.S. sends weapons to stem violence in Iraq


Officials stated this morning that the U.S. has begun arming Kurdish forces in Iraq to stop the advancement of a militant Islamic group that threatens to take over the region. Continue reading

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