Things Other Than Aleppo You Should Know About The Middle East

Written by Jennifer Giorgi Follow Jennifer on Twitter @jejoagio Everyone has had their Aleppo fill for a while. If you didn’t know what it was before, you probably do now. The situation in Syria and the Middle East is understandably beyond confusing for some. Let’s discuss some key places and players to gain more familiarity. Gary

Defense Minister Pinotti: Despite Hallmarks, ISIS Yet to Claim Responsibility for Italy Quake

By: Alex Furman This is a Liberty Onion story.  The country still reeling from this mornings 6.2 Magnitude Earthquake, Italian Defense Minister Roberta Pinotti held a press briefing addressing the likely terrorist attack. “While we cannot yet confirm, early intelligence does seem to point towards the Islamic State and its affiliates. Every hour it is

Young Syrian Girl’s Singing Interrupted by Violent Airstrike [VIDEO]

By: Liberty Laura A sad day.

Citizens Rejoice as ISIS Militants Flee Manjib, Syria

By: Jennifer Giorgi Follow Jennifer on Twitter @jejoagio The Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), a US-backed alliance composed of Arab and Kurdish fighters, said on Sunday that they were in control of all of Manbij, Syria. Manbij lies on a supply route between the Turkish border and the existing ISIS capital of Raqqa. The city had

Heartbreaking Video of a Little Boy Hurt in Syrian Airstrike Goes Viral [VIDEO]

By: Liberty Laura The little boy, Omran, sits in an ambulance waiting for help after his family’s home was hit in an airstrike yesterday in Syria. Luckily, everyone in his family survived.

This Heroic Boy Faked Being Hit By Sniper Fire To Save His Sister’s Life

Post by Fox & Friends. Fox News is reporting on a video from Syria, where a young boy was seen faking that he had been hit by sniper fire in order to save his sister. The video was released by a news service which is protesting the actions taken by the government of Bashar al-Assad,

ISIS Crucifies Teenager Who Took Photo Of Their Headquarters [GRAPHIC, NSFW]

ISIS militants in Syria crucified a teenage boy after he was caught taking pictures of their headquarters. The 17-year-old was hung on a cross in a public square in Raqqa, Syria. The boy reportedly was earning about $150 for every photo he took of the base. The boy suffered for three days on the cross

Dead Bodies Of ISIS Fighters Paraded Through The Streets Of Syria [GRAPHIC, NSFW]

Amateur video of the dead bodies of ISIS fighters was released on Thursday. The graphic video purportedly shows IS (Islamic State) fighters being paraded through the streets of Ras al-Ayn, along with Kurdish fighters celebrating their victory. Kurdish fighters are engaged in battle with ISIS in North Syria. Meanwhile, the BBC is reporting that Iraqi

BREAKING: New ISIS Terror Video Targets Obama & Shows Attacks On US Troops

A new propaganda video created by ISIS called “Flames of War” targets the White House and shows attacks on American troops. The slickly produced video shows previous attacks, and a picture of the White House. The video appears to be the first response from the Islamic terror organization since President Obama declared that the U.S.

Here’s What You Need To Know About ISIS

Vice Magazine has produced a compelling, in-depth documentary which gives you an up close view of the Islamic terrorist organization: ISIS. If you’re curious about just what this group’s goals are, you should spend 42 minutes of your time and watch this doc. From VICE:  The Islamic State, a hardline Sunni jihadist group that formerly had