Defense denies Blackhawk,
Stinger sales to Iraq

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Defense on Tuesday denied the United States sold to Iraq Blackhawk helicopters or Stinger missiles, contradicting newly published reports that say those more…

Al-Qaida attacks, knocks out Yemeni grid

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON – Al-Qaida has a new way to bring its targets down: Attack the electrical grid systems that provide power. No power means no communications, defenses or much more…

Concern mounts ISIS threat could hit Lebanon

by F. Michael Maloof -- BEIRUT, Lebanon – Apprehension here has risen significantly since the Sunni Islamic State of Iraq and the Sham, or ISIS, has blitzkrieged its way from eastern Syria into more…

U.S. aid 'spawning new breed of jihadists'

by F. Michael Maloof -- BEIRUT, Lebanon – Concern is mounting that increased aid the Obama administration has promised so-called "moderate" Syrian rebel forces, who largely have been taken over by Muslim militant more…

'Peacemaker' Iran moves to end Syria war

by F. Michael Maloof -- BEIRUT, Lebanon – With Syrian President Bashar al-Assad re-elected for another seven-year term while fighting continues to rage throughout Syria, there is a serious behind-the-scene effort under way more…

Questions mount over 'ransom' for Bergdahl

by F. Michael Maloof -- BEIRUT, Lebanon –While the Afghan Taliban, which negotiated with the U.S. for the release of US. Army Sgt. Bowe Berdahl, is not on the U.S. terrorist list, it more…

U.S. may stay in Afghanistan 10 more years

by F. Michael Maloof -- Editor’s Note: The following report is excerpted from Joseph Farah’s G2 Bulletin, the premium online newsletter published by the founder of WND. Subscriptions are $99 a year or, more…