Turkish intellectuals fear growing support for radical Islamist group, after clashes at Istanbul University highlight dangerous trend.
Israeli officials say EU formulating policy to undermine settlement enterprise; rightwing officials: ‘Europe continuing tradition of profiling.’
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A U.S. aid worker being held by the Islamic State group told family and teachers that he'd found his calling in 2012 when he decided to stay in the Middle East instead of returning to college, according to an email released Tuesday by his family.
Three brothers arrested on suspicion of assaulting an Arab youth in racist incident in Jerusalem.
Mursitpinar (Turkey) (AFP) – American-led warplanes hammered Islamic State militants on Monday and Tuesday with 21 raids near Kobane, a strategic Syrian town on the border with Turkey, the US military said, as top brass from 22 countries met to discuss a strategy for combatting them at an air force base outside Washington.
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama’s top counterterrorism adviser has been talking with New York City Mayor Bill De Blasio and Police Commissioner William Bratton about the threat posed in the U.S. by terrorist groups and foreign fighters operating in the Middle East.
SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Shiite rebels who overran Yemen's capital last month won another stunning victory Tuesday, capturing a key port on the Red Sea in a move that underlined their apparent intention to create a mini-state in the mostly chaotic and lawless Arab country.
PARIS (AP) — The United States and Russia vowed Tuesday to renew cooperation on a broad array of global security matters, including intelligence sharing on Islamic State militants, even as the two powers remained deeply at odds over the crisis in Ukraine.