Egyptian warplanes bombed ISIS positions in Libya early today, a day after the militant group posted a video online showing the apparent beheading of 21 Egyptian Coptic Christian hostages. The beheadings in Libya are the most recent strikes carried out by ISIS in countries once thought to be beyond
Jordan has deployed "thousands" of ground troops to the Iraqi border, a source close to the Jordanian government told ABC News today, in its latest move to counter the advance of the Islamic State group. The Jordanian source says the troops will likely stay on their side of the border in a
Jordan's foreign minister said today his government wants to send the message that America's Arab allies are not pursuing the U.S.'s goals in the battle against ISIS, but instead have their own reasons to battle the group's advance. "This is our war," Jordanian Foreign Minister Nasser Judeh said on
This is a rough transcript for "This Week" on February 8, 2015. It may contain errors and will be updated. ANNOUNCER: Now, on ABC's THIS WEEK, war against ISIS -- the urgent questions this morning -- what happened to that last American hostage and how will the U.S. respond? Martha Raddatz in Jordan
The retired Marine Corps general at the forefront of the U.S.-led coalition in the fight against ISIS told ABC News in an exclusive interview that the terror group “is at an entirely different level than al Qaeda was.” ISIS is "better organized [than al Qaeda] . It’s command and control is better,”
Martha Raddatz discusses the reaction of King Abdullah and his country to the brutal killing of a Jordanian pilot.
Jordan's King Abdullah II promises "decisive action" against ISIS after Lt. Mu'ath al-Kasasbeh is killed.
Execution came hours after ISIS video showed gruesome death of Jordanian pilot.
Jordan awoke Wednesday to the news that two Iraqi jihadists affiliated with Al Qaeda had been hanged, a means of avenging the earlier Islamic State release of gruesome video showing pilot Moaz al-Kasasbeh burning alive. Government spokesman Mohammad al-Momani said Wednesday that Sajida al-Rishawi,
Jordan executed an al Qaeda prisoner on death row, hours after promising " revenge " for the death of their own pilot at the hands of the terror group ISIS . Sajida al-Rishawi was hanged early Wednesday morning local time in Jordan along with another prisoner identified as a senior terrorist ,