Pakistani terror group
swears allegiance
to ISIS

by F. Michael Maloof -- [caption id="attachment_1293855" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan declaration of allegiance to ISIS[/caption] WASHINGTON – The Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan – the Taliban group that seeks the overthrow of the Pakistani government more…

Defense Dept. won't define
military's Ebola mission

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON – As 1,400 U.S. soldiers prepare to head to Liberia this month, critics are still wondering why President Obama is using his valuable, highly trained warfighters to more…

U.S. ally blocking work with anti-ISIS army

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON, D.C. – To fight ISIS in Syria, President Obama is relying on the year-long training of Free Syrian Army soldiers and others who have allegiances to various more…

Turkey backs ISIS to eliminate Assad

by F. Michael Maloof -- [caption id="attachment_1269625" align="aligncenter" width="596"] President Obama and Turkish President Erdogan[/caption] WASHINGTON – There has been mounting concern over the lack of participation by Turkey – a member of more…

Syrians see U.S. bombing
as cover for Assad overthrow

by F. Michael Maloof -- [caption id="attachment_1263135" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Tomahawk cruise missiles from aboard the USS Arleigh Burke[/caption] WASHINGTON – An increasing number of Syrians believe U.S. and coalition bombing of ISIS locations more…