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US pushes prosecution of ISIS fighters despite allies' reservations, internal dissent, and budget constraints
As the fight against ISIS evolves into the next phase, the Trump administration is turning to law enforcement across the world to combat the terror group, but its efforts to prosecute terrorists in court are facing pushback from allies, disagreement within the administration, and the prospect of
US commandos searching Syria for executed hostages' remains: Officials
American special operations forces and FBI agents on the ground in Syria are actively searching sites where they believe Western hostages, including Americans executed by ISIS , may have been buried, counterterrorism officials told ABC News. Three officials briefed on the ground searches by U.S.
Two of the ISIS executioner 'Beatles' captured in Syria
Two notorious British ISIS members believed to be involved in the brutal torture and beheadings of Western hostages are being detained by U.S.-backed rebel forces in Syria, U.S. officials confirmed. The pair were part of a group of four ISIS members from the United Kingdom nicknamed " The Beatles "
ISIS leader Baghdadi may have been killed in strike: Russian military
Russia's military said on Friday that one of its airstrikes in Syria late last month may have killed the leader of ISIS, although the U.S. military says it cannot confirm the claim.
Trump Attacks Media in Address to Troops
Donald Trump told troops at U.S. Central Command in Florida that "the very dishonest press does not want to report" acts of terrorism.
UK Hostage John Cantlie in New ISIS Video Says Airstrikes Caused Mosul Suffering
ISIS released a new, hastily-produced video today using one of its last known western hostages – British journalist John Cantlie, who hasn't been seen since a video appearance five months ago – making coerced statements from the rubble of besieged Mosul, Iraq at the site of an apparent coalition
US Hostage Kayla Mueller's Foundation Finally Receives Obama Donation
President Obama finally mailed a donation by check to the family foundation set up to further the humanitarian goals of slain American hostage Kayla Mueller , after ABC News reported that for more than a year a private presidential promise went unfulfilled. The Obamas' check for the Kayla's Hands
Emails Show ISIS Appeared Eager to Release Kayla Mueller for Ransom, Expert Says
Even after a failed U.S. Special Forces hostage rescue mission in Syria, the launch of hundreds of coalition airstrikes and the subsequent video beheadings of three hostages, ISIS offered hope to Carl and Marsha Mueller that made them believe paying a ransom could still bring their captive daughter
Kayla Mueller Part 4: Ransom Deadline Approaches
Reporter: It was two years ago this summer that Americans were hearing about Isis for the first time, as its leader Abu Bakr Al baghdadi emerged from the shadows, presenting a threat that was now greater than Al Qaeda. But there was no mention in the news of the American hostages, Kayla Mueller,
President Obama Broke Promise for Charity Donation, ISIS Hostage Family Says
President Obama will make a financial contribution to a memorial foundation for slain ISIS hostage Kayla Mueller, the White House said today, but a spokesperson couldn’t explain why he hasn’t donated in the 17 months since her parents say he made a heartfelt pledge to them. Obama spokesperson Josh