Australia to Send 30 More Troops to Afghanistan 


Australia has agreed to increase its troops by 30 in Afghanistan to help train Afghan forces in the fight against the Taliban and other insurgents. The country’s defense ministry announced the move on Monday following a formal request from the NATO and the United States. “Given the centrality of Afghanistan in the global fight against … Read more

ISIS Kills 29 Coptic Christians in a Bus Near Cairo 


The Islamic State terrorist group claimed responsibility for the attack on a bus outside of Cairo that killed at least 29 Coptic Christians including 10 children on Friday, May 26. The group used its news agency Aamaq to announce that its soldiers attacked a group of Coptic Christians in a bus heading for a monastery near … Read more

Defense Secretary James Mattis: US Switched to “Annihilation Tactics” Against ISIS 


Defense Secretary James Mattis said Sunday the U.S. has switched to “annihilation tactics” against the Islamic State and is focused on completely surrounding the militants instead of moving them from place to place. “Our strategy right now is to accelerate the campaign against ISIS. It is a threat to all civilized nations. And the bottom … Read more

Two More Arrested for Manchester Arena Attack 


Greater Manchester Police that they have arrested two more men as part of the terrorist cell that prepared the suicide bombing attack in Manchester Arena last Monday that took the lives of 22 and injured more than 100 people. The two men, aged 19 and 25, were arrested in Manchester and detained on suspicion of … Read more

Suicide Car Bomber Killed 3 Intelligence Officials in Afghanistan


Earlier this week a suicide car bomber detonated his explosives at a security post in southern Helmand province in Afghanistan killing three intelligence officials, a police spokesman said. The attack also wounded four intelligence officials. The provincial governor’s spokesman, Omar Zwak, confirmed the attack. The Taliban in a statement claimed responsibility, saying the explosion killed Tor … Read more

Children Might be the New Target for ISIS Terror 


The Manchester terror attack that took the lives of 22 and injured more than 120 at an Ariana Grande concert shows a new target of ISIS bombing attacks – children and youth. Prior to the suicide bombing on Monday Islamic terrorist have avoided targeting children. The youngest victim at Manchester Arena, however was just 8 … Read more

Final Decision on Increasing Troops in Afghanistan Expected Next Month 


NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg has said final decision regarding increasing troops for Afghanistan is expected to be taken by next month. Speaking during a press conference ahead of a NATO summit in Brussels, Stoltenberg pointed towards the latest terrorist attack in Manchester city of the United Kingdom and emphasized that the meeting on Thursday … Read more

Bulgarian Prime Minister Borisov: “The threat from terrorism is not small” 


‘’The threat from terrorism for Bulgaria is not small’’, Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov said commenting the terrorist attack in Manchester, quoted by the Bulgarian National Radio. He explained that world diplomacy ought to have stopped wars in the Middle East long ago: ‘’the wars in Syria, Libya, Iraq, Afghanistan – because children are dying there too, thousands of people … Read more