Iranian EMP attack on U.S. 'Shariah-compliant'

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON – Iran's development of a nuclear weapon that complies with Islamic law should be grounds enough for Congress to kill the agreement between Iran and the West, more…

New bad-boy coalition: Russian, Syria, Saudis

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON – The prospect of Russia becoming a channel between Saudi Arabia and Syria to fight ISIS has raised the concerns of a retired U.S. general who backs more…

Intel analyst: Pakistan financing ISIS

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON – The security service of a longtime ally of the United States appears to be financing not only the Taliban in Afghanistan, but the region's ISIS activities, more…

Critic blasts Obama narrative on Islam

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON – The persecution and slaughter of Christians throughout the Middle East has become a major humanitarian crisis, with Pope Francis warning that the atrocities border on "genocide," more…

U.S. defends Turks' bombing of American ally

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON – The Defense Department is defending Turkey's decision to bomb Kurdish rebels in northern Syria amid concern that the NATO member is using its alliance with the more…

Russian 'creeping annexation'
gobbling up U.S. ally

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON – Russian troops occupying South Ossetia, a breakaway province of the Republic of Georgia, have taken more territory by moving the border checkpoint in what analysts are more…