Chuck Hagel to Moscow: Call me, maybe …

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) Russia’s Ministry of Defense has so far ignored the Pentagon’s efforts to set up a phone call between the nations’ top defense officials as its military activity more…

Iran overseeing human rights at U.N.

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON FREE BEACON) Iran has been appointed to several key United Nations committees that oversee the protection of women’s rights and global human rights. Iran—which leads the world in executions more…

Russian spy ship spotted near Florida

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON FREE BEACON) A Russian intelligence-gathering ship has been operating off the U.S. East Coast and near the Gulf of Mexico for the past month, the Pentagon said more…

1,000 Pakistani women stolen yearly

by -NO AUTHOR- -- An estimated 1,000 kidnappings take place every year in Pakistan of young Christian or Hindu women who ultimately stay with their Muslim abductors because of threats on the more…

Longtime Islamic antagonists drawing closer

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON – Turkey and Iran have sided with opposing factions in the three-year Syrian civil war. Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan wants Syrian President Bashar al-Assad removed more…