Conflicting reports are coming in that the American coalition, consisting of the Iraqi Army, the Kurdish Peshmerga, Shia militias, and the Turkish Nineveh Guard, have descended upon Mosul, Iraq to free it from the Islamic State.
Today is Columbus Day, celebrating the “discovery” of the Americas by the Italian explorer Christopher Columbus. Check out these funny and poignant memes about this controversial federal holiday.
Indigenous People’s Day, sometimes called Native Americans’ Day, is a counter-celebration holiday that’s becoming more mainstream for the Euro-centric Columbus Day in the United States. See the funniest memes here.
155 were killed at funeral home in Sanaa, Yemen by a coalition airstrike led by Saudi Arabia. Images of charred remains of dead civilians were quickly shared online by grieving Yemenis.
International terrorism watchdog group Site Intel is reporting that Islamists on Telegram channels are calling for a race war in the United States after the recent police shootings of Keith Lamont Scott and Terence Crutcher.
VOA News reporter Jafar Haand is reporting that the Afghanistan Embassy in Washington, DC reportedly “doubts” that New York, New Jersey bombing suspect Ahmad Khan Rahami is an Afghan citizen.
The Islamic State Amaq News “agency” has claimed that the mass stabbing at a mall in St. Cloud, Minnesota was carried out by a “soldier” of the Islamic State.
The DEA announced a plan to ban kratom, a plant closely resembling the coffee plant, as of September 30. Kratom supporters took the White House to educate and protest. You can watch videos of the coverage here.
A video titled “Most Important Attacks by Fighters of the Islamic State on Citizens of Coalition Countries” celebrates recent terrorist attacks in France, Canada, the United States, and more while encouraging further carnage.
The DEA announced a plan to ban kratom as of September 30, leaving advocates with the need to share their stories. Click here to see the faces of #IAMKRATOM, and to learn more about their experiences.
The DEA has announced intentions to ban kratom as of September 30, and advocates of the herb are desperate to get the truth out. Read more on the ban, what kratom is and why thousands are upset here.
In a new statement purportedly released by the Islamic State in Afghanistan, ISIS claims that they have assassinated a United States military commander and 2 Afghan Army colonels.
Islamic State hacking group United Cyber Caliphate have allegedly published a new “hit list” containing the names, addresses, and phone numbers of United States Air Force members.
In the 15th issue of the digital Islamic State magazine “Dabiq,” ISIS explains its ideology in recent terror attacks and promises more attacks against Westerners before the 16th issue is released.
Following months of violence perpetrated by Islamic State supporters in the West, new propaganda purportedly released by ISIS asks, “Who’s next?” Photos of Orlando, Paris, Nice, Brussels, and Wurzburg are shown in many languages.