August 2015 Headlines

Nigerian Troops Rescue 178 from Boko Haram Camps

Boko Haram is losing ground in Nigeria. Government troops attacked several Boko Haram camps and rescued 178 hostages from the terrorist group's grasp.

ISIS Unfazed after Yearlong US-led Air Campaign

The year-long U.S.-led air campaign against ISIS has not weakened the jihadi army, according to U.S. intelligence officials.

US Welcomes Iraqi Christian Refugees, with Jail Time

Some Iraqi Christians fleeing the Islamic State sought safety and freedom in America. But instead of being welcomed in as religious refugees, they were arrested and sent to a San Diego prison.

US, Egypt Resume Formal Security Talks with Kerry Visit

The United States and Egypt on Sunday resumed formal security talks that were suspended six years ago amid the political unrest that swept the country in the wake of the Arab Spring.