Roots of Terror: Is Trump Enabling ISIS?

May 23, 2017           |                                       

The top trending tweet regarding the Manchester bombing is from Trita Parsi‏: “Make no mistake: By turning blind eye to Saudi role in aiding terror and instead blaming Iran, Trump is ENABLING ISIS.” BEAU GROSSCUP, bgrosscup at csuchico.edu Grosscup is author of several books, including: The Newest Explosions of Terrorism and, most recently, Strategic Terror: The Politics […]

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Trump Setting Off For Israel In Search Of ‘Ultimate Deal’

May 21, 2017           |                                       

U.S. President Donald Trump will begin his two-day visit to Israel on May 22, seeking progress toward what he has called the “ultimate deal” – a peace pact between Israelis and Palestinians. Trump has set separate meetings with Israeli Prime Minister and Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas, hoping to bring new momentum to peace talks […]

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U.S. Military Says 750 IS-Linked Fighters Killed In Afghanistan Since Early March

May 19, 2017           |                                       

Combined U.S. and Afghan forces have killed 750 Islamic State (IS) extremists in Afghanistan since early March, reducing the militants’ territory and fighting strength by two-thirds, the U.S. military says. A statement on May 19 said joint “counterterrorism” forces of Afghan soldiers and U.S. Special Forces also destroyed “cave and tunnel complexes, command and control […]

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