Newly declared caliphate: Why it’s ‘ISIS’ (not ISIL) – ‘Iraq and al-Sham’ (not Syria)

What’s in a name.

 

On the move. (Image: Reuters)
On the move. (Image: Reuters)

New post up at Liberty Unyielding.  Enjoy!

Obama admin throws fuel on fire, warns Israel could be dragged into Iraq conflict

A screw-up too far.

 

Image via National Journal (6 Jun 2104 article by Kevin Baron entitled "Meet the Insurgency: Inside the Liberal Takeover of U.S. National Security")
Image via National Journal (6 Jun 2014 article by Kevin Baron entitled “Meet the Insurgency: Inside the Liberal Takeover of U.S. National Security”)

New post up at Liberty Unyielding.  Enjoy!

ISIS in Iraq: The ‘pause’ IS the assault on Baghdad

Beyond Benghazi.

 

ISIS executes Iraqis during the seizure of Tikrit, just north of Samarra and Balad Air Base. (Image: AP)
ISIS executes Iraqis during the seizure of Tikrit, just north of Samarra and Balad Air Base. (Image: AP)

New post up at Liberty Unyielding.  Enjoy!