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U.S. Worried as Islamic State Ready to Conquer Kobani

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U.S. Worried as Islamic State Ready to Conquer Kobani

The northern Syrian city of Kobani, which borders on Turkey, could fall to Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) or ISIS terrorists, the chairman of the U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff said in an interview broadcast Sunday on ABC’s “This Week with George Stephanopoulos.” Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey told Martha Raddatz, the [...]

Do You Recognize This Man? Asks FBI

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Do You Recognize This Man? Asks FBI

The U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is asking for the public’s help identifying individuals who have traveled—or are planning to travel—overseas to engage in combat alongside terrorist organizations. “We need the public’s assistance in identifying U.S. persons going to fight overseas with terrorist groups or who are returning home from fighting overseas,” said Michael [...]

Son Killed by ISIS. Parents Create James Foley Legacy Fund

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Son Killed by ISIS. Parents Create James Foley Legacy Fund

By Rakesh Raman “Our son James was murdered by ISIS in Syria on August 19th 2014. His life challenges us all to love and forgive one another, and to make this world a better place,” assert Diane and John Foley, parents of James Foley, who was killed by the militant outfit Islamic State of Iraq [...]

Protest: “Stop the Bombing of Iraq – Don’t Attack Syria”

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Protest: “Stop the Bombing of Iraq – Don’t Attack Syria”

As nationwide protests are happening in the U.S. against the U.S. administration’s decision to attack Syria, similar demonstrations are now planned in the U.K. where Prime Minister David Cameron has decided to attack ISIS (Islamic State of Iraq and Syria) militants in Iraq. Stop the War Coalition – a local organization in the U.K. – [...]

Islamic State Magazine Dabiq Reveals the Cause for James Foley’s Execution

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Islamic State Magazine Dabiq Reveals the Cause for James Foley’s Execution

By Rakesh Raman The recent issue of Dabiq, the flagship magazine of the Islamic State (IS or ISIS – Islamic State of Iraq and Syria), has given its version of the execution of the American journalist James Foley. It has been extensively covered in the media that James Foley, who was abducted in November 2012 [...]

Who Is Supreme – Allah or Jesus?

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Who Is Supreme – Allah or Jesus?

By Rakesh Raman The way people of different communities of the world are at loggerheads with each other, you can soon hope to see the conflict extending to an unknown territory where Jesus or Allah reside today. On a popular demand from the warring factions of earthlings, the Gods of the two communities – Christianity [...]

Ukraine Is to Russia what Syria Is to America

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Ukraine Is to Russia what Syria Is to America

As the things are developing, it appears that both Russia and the U.S. are hell-bent to grab what doesn’t belong to them. While the U.S. is unnecessarily meddling with the internal affairs of Syria under the pretext of attacking the ISIL militants, Russia has annexed Ukraine with the aim to extend its regime in a [...]

Protests Launched Against the U.S. Bombing of Syria

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Protests Launched Against the U.S. Bombing of Syria

As the U.S. supported by its Arab allies began airstrikes Monday against the Islamic State fighters in Syria, America is facing a series of protests back home against its decision to begin a new war. The U.S. and partner nation forces have begun airstrikes inside Syria against terrorists from the Islamic State of Iraq and [...]

China, Russia Likely to Support the U.S. Plan Against ISIL

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China, Russia Likely to Support the U.S. Plan Against ISIL

After claiming a support from nearly 40 nations through the U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry’s recent trip through the Middle East, President Barack Obama is all set to take his anti-ISIL plan to the United Nations (U.N.). Although China and Russia have been opposing the U.S. in the past, it’s likely that both the [...]

Will Indian Muslims Live and Die for India?

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Will Indian Muslims Live and Die for India?

Muslims are now facing a new phase of neglect under the Narendra Modi-led Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), which formed the government in India in May this year. By Rakesh Raman A TV interview, which can only be called a mock show, India’s Prime Minister (PM) Narendra Modi faced CNN’s Fareed Zakaria on Sunday, Sept. 21. [...]

Why Are the U.S. Military Veterans Committing Suicides?

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Why Are the U.S. Military Veterans Committing Suicides?

Suicide is an important concern facing the military community. In recognition of Suicide Prevention Awareness Month, the Real Warriors Campaign encourages all service members, veterans and their loved ones to learn the warning signs of suicidal ideation and to support loved ones in seeking immediate care. Earlier this month, the U.S. Defense Department released a [...]

Christianity Under Attack in China

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Christianity Under Attack in China

After the stepped up attacks on Christianity from the Islamic fundamentalists, now Chinese have decided to follow suit. Christians in China are facing an increasing severity of government crackdown, as authorities are targeting churches in an attempt to check the growing dominance of Christianity in the world’s most populated country. The latest attack on a [...]