War On Terror News
Terror convict: I was mentally incompetent, entrapped by FBI
An Ohio man serving 30 years in a New Jersey prison for plotting to attack the U.S. Capitol in support of the Islamic State group wants his plea and sentence thrown out, arguing that he was mentally incompetent and was entrapped by the FBI
Philippine court convicts bomber in congressman's death
A Philippine court has convicted a man of multiple murder for a 2007 motorcycle bomb attack that killed a Muslim rebel-turned-congressman and three other people
Activists: Airstrike on rebel-held Syrian town kills 53
Syrian activists say an airstrike on a market in a rebel-held town has killed at least 53 people
Trump should 'take gloves off' on terror in 'our own backyard:' Sen. Graham
Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., called out President Donald Trump over his response to domestic terror on Tuesday in the wake of a deadly a truck-ramming attack in New York City. "The Trump administration [has] taken the gloves off when it comes to the war on terror overseas," Graham told reporters on
Niger ambush investigation begins after soldiers' deaths
Sen. John McCain is among those pressing the White House for more information on what went wrong in Niger.
4th US soldier killed in Niger ambush identified
The Pentagon has identified the fourth U.S. soldier killed in the West African nation of Niger earlier this week in an ambush believed to have been carried out by an Islamic extremist group. Sgt. La David T. Johnson, 25, from Miami Gardens, Florida, was assigned to the 3rd Special Forces Group
Facing 'enormous' legal bills, Michael Flynn establishes legal defense fund
Relatives of Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn , one of the key subjects of multiple investigations into Russian interference in the 2016 elections, made a rare public statement Monday to call attention to the “tremendous financial burden” the probes are placing on former advisers to President Donald Trump.
Trump signs bill authorizing memorial to service members who fought in war on terror
President Donald Trump on Friday signed the Global War on Terrorism War Memorial Act, a move he documented by posting to his social media accounts a photo of the signing at Camp David while flanked by thirteen cabinet members and other staff. The legislation clears the way for construction of a
Who is Rachel Brand, the associate attorney general under Sessions and Rosenstein?
President Donald Trump's criticism Wednesday of the top two officials at the Department of Justice led to speculation that Attorney General Jeff Sessions and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein could resign their posts. While both Sessions and Rosenstein expressed their commitment to their
Soldier arrested on terror charges in Hawaii, FBI says
The criminal complaint alleges that Ikaika Kang pledged allegiance to ISIS.