Omar al-Shishani, a red-bearded Chechen fighting for ISIL (aka ISIS) in Iraq and Syria, has become the face of the terrorist group after numerous appearances in photos and propaganda videos.
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At least 21 people were killed Wednesday after an explosion at a shopping mall in Nigeria — the second deadly attack in the nation in less than two weeks.
Michael Todd Wolfe, a 23-year-old Houston native, was arrested on Wednesday morning at George H.W. Bush Houston Intercontinental Airport for allegedly providing material support to terrorist. His accomplice, Rahatul Ashikim Khan, was arrested in his home in Round Rock, 20 minutes outside of Austin.
Ahmed Abu Khattala, one of the suspected leaders of the Benghazi attack on the American consulate in 2012, was captured by U.S. forces.
Naftali Frenkel, 16, is one of three Israeli teens believed to be kidnapped while hitchhiking in the West Bank. His ties to Brooklyn have prompted protests in NYC.
Authorities have blamed the militant Islamic group Al-Shabaab for an attack in the Kenyan coastal town of Mpeketoni that left 48 people dead.
ISIL, or ISIS, known as the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, or the Levant, captured Mosul, parts of Northern Iraq, and may head to Baghdad. The group’s fighters are known for ruthless tactics.
Mohammad Nabi Omari, is one of the 5 Guantanamo Bay Taliban prisoners released to Bowe Bergdahl in exchange for Bowe Bergdahl.
The Taliban released a video of Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl being released to U.S. troops after five years in captivity. Watch it here.