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Location of Ayn al-Arab, also known as Kobani, in northern Syria near border with Turkey.
Location of Ayn al-Arab, also known as Kobani, in northern Syria near border with Turkey.


Airstrikes Help Ground Forces Take Fight To ISIL, Pentagon Spokesman Says

By Jim Garamone Kurdish forces are in control of the majority of the Syrian city of Kobani despite efforts by the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant to take the town, Pentagon Press Secretary Navy Rear Adm. John Kirby said today. Coalition airstrikes in and around the city on Syria’s border with Turkey have […]

Georgia
Georgia


Top NATO Commander Visits Georgia

(Civil.Ge) — U.S. Air Force General Philip Breedlove, who is NATO’s Supreme Allied Commander Europe and commander of U.S. forces in Europe, arrived on Tuesday for a two-day visit to Georgia. He will meet PM Irakli Garibashvili, Defense Minister Irakli Alasania and will deliver a speech at the Tbilisi State University on October 22, according […]

Iran's Ali Khamenei
Iran's Ali Khamenei


Iran Supports Iraq’s Unity, Integrity, Security

Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei says Iran has no trust in the sincerity of governments claiming to be fighting the ISIL Takfiri militants. “We have no trust and confidence in the honesty of those making these remarks against ISIL and believe that the issue of ISIL and terrorism should be resolved […]

Screenshot from YouTube user A3maq News
Screenshot from YouTube user A3maq News


Islamic State Shows Off New Weapons Allegedly Airdropped By US (Video)

​Islamic State has published a new video in which a jihadist shows off brand-new American hardware, which was purportedly intended for the Kurds they are fighting in the Syrian border town of Kobani. The undated video, posted by the unofficial IS mouthpiece “a3maq news”, sees a jihadist showing several boxes of munitions with English-language markings, […]

Cybersecurity


Cyber Crime On Rise: Cost Of Cyber Attacks Increases By 10.4% In 2014

By Reyhan Güner Ponemon Institute, an organization that conducts independent research on privacy, data protection and information security policy, released a report entitled “2014 Global Report on the Cost of Cyber Crime” sponsored by HP Enterprise Security. The data put forth in the report is based on 257 representative sample organizations operating in various industries […]