These Are The Western Fighters Who Volunteered To Fight Against ISIS
Dozens of Western idealists have snuck into northern Syria to take on ISIS in Raqqa, but some US officials consider them a potentially dangerous nuisance.
The US Is Furious Turkey Published Location Of US Troops In Syria
A senior State Department official tells BuzzFeed News that the US has raised “strong concerns” to senior Turkish officials after a report details the location and numbers of US troops in Syria.
It’s Too Soon To Declare Victory Over ISIS. Iraq Did It Anyway.
The Iraqi government's declaration that ISIS had been expelled from Iraq goes against both the current situation on the ground in Mosul and the experience other Iraqi cities freed have gone through.
Theresa May Is Under Pressure To Review An Anti-Extremism Strategy That Has Alienated Many Muslims
The Conservatives have said they will give more money to the Prevent programme but critics argue it doesn't work, because it's toxic and can't be rescued.
FBI: Ohio State Attacker May Have Been Inspired By ISIS, Awlaki
ISIS did not appear to play a direct role in the attack, but the FBI said the student who injured 11 people Monday may have been inspired by the terror group.
Two Sydney Schoolboys Charged Over "ISIS Inspired" Beheading Plot
The teenagers were apprehended the day before their HSC exams began.
A US Service Member Just Died Fighting ISIS In Afghanistan
A US service member was killed during a mission against a offshoot of ISIS in Afghanistan, where the Pentagon continues to insist troops aren't in combat.
Istanbul Airport Attackers Were Nationals Of Russia, Uzbekistan, And Kyrgyzstan
At least 43 people were killed and about 239 others were wounded in what officials described as a terror attack. BuzzFeed News correspondent Borzou Daragahi is reporting from Istanbul.
The U.S. Still Has No Idea What To Do With Captured ISIS Fighters
Officials tell BuzzFeed News there are no plans to detain captured ISIS fighters for the long-term, and no one's quite sure who should be interrogating them.
Arizona Man Convicted Of Conspiring To Support ISIS In Texas Attack
Abdul Malik Abdul Kareem was convicted of providing financial support and weapons to two men who attacked a Prophet Muhammad drawing contest last year.
Two Italian Hostages Freed From ISIS
Filippo Calcagno and Gino Pollicardo were rescued by local fighters in Libya seven months after they were taken hostage by the terrorist group.
A 16-Year-Old Swedish Girl Has Been Rescued From ISIS In Iraq
Marlin Stivani Nivarlain was rescued by Iraqi/Kurdish counterterrorism forces near the ISIS-controlled city of Mosul.
Aussie Teen Allegedly Planned To Paint ISIS Symbol On Kangaroo And Fill It With Explosives
Sevdet Besim is accused of plotting a terror attack in Melbourne last year.
Suspect In Philadelphia Officer Ambush Charged With Attempted Murder
The man who shot Officer Jesse Hartnett multiple times Thursday night confessed to committing the act in the name of Islam, police said.
Iraqi Forces Advance On ISIS Militants In Bid To Retake City Of Ramadi
Ramadi has been under Islamic State control since May, when Iraqi forces withdrew following an onslaught.
ISIS's Reign Of Terror Is Growing And This Is What Some Want To Do To Stop It
Fear and horror are the jihadi group’s main ideological and battlefield tools. Those confronting the group daily discuss how to fight it — and how not to.
Paris Attacker Traveled To United Kingdom To Meet With Terror Suspects
BuzzFeed News reporter Joshua Hersh is reporting from Brussels; the BuzzFeed France team are in Paris.
Meet The Obscure Company Behind America’s Syria Fiasco
A multimillion-dollar deal with a minuscule arms dealer led to the death of a US citizen, delays in arming Syrian rebels, and the purchase of weapons from a pro-Russia dictatorship — all for a pile of defective 30-year-old weapons.
25 Of The Most Powerful Photos Of This Week
Warning: Viewers may find some of these images disturbing.
FBI Chief: ISIS Is Now A Bigger Threat To U.S. Than Al-Qaeda
During a security forum Wednesday, FBI Director James Comey described ISIS as more dangerous than the terror group that carried out the 9/11 attacks.
Alleged ISIS Supporter Who Wanted To Bomb College Dorms And Cafeteria Busted By The FBI
A 23-year-old Massachusetts man who supported ISIS and wanted to carry out a terrorist attack has been charged with federal firearms offenses.
The 21 Most Powerful Photos Of This Week
Here are the most impactful, sorrowful, and beautiful pictures from the past week. Enjoy the weekend!
Kurds Take To Streets To Honor "American Hero" Who Died Fighting ISIS
Keith Broomfield, 36, was killed while fighting alongside Kurdish forces, the State Department confirmed.
ISIS Propaganda Magazine Briefly Listed For Sale On Amazon
Issues of Dabiq were retailing for $26 in the U.S. Saturday and were also available on at least some of Amazon's European sites. The listing was later taken down.
ISIS Suicide Bombers Kill At Least 30 Troops In Iraq
Three suicide bombers targeted a police base in Anbar province, killing at least 30 Iraqi security forces and wounding more than 40.
ISIS Claims Responsibility For Suicide Bombing At Saudi Arabia Mosque
The extremist group said it was behind the attack on a Shiite mosque in Dammam which killed four people.
ISIS Propaganda Film's Pre-Execution Scenes Featured In Mike Huckabee's Latest Video
The former Arkansas governor's new video features footage of men filmed just before their execution by ISIS.
ISIS Appears To Have Borrowed The NHS Logo To Promote Its Hospitals
A new video produced by ISIS media uses logos similar to the UK's NHS in order to attract new recruits from abroad.
Senior Australian ISIS Member Linked To ANZAC Day Plot Calls For More Attacks
Neil Prakash, who goes by the name Abu Khaled al-Cambodi, may have been in contact with a group of Melbourne men arrested last week for plotting to attack ANZAC Day celebrations.
Alleged Melbourne Terror Teens 'Recruited From The Front Line'
Teens were in 'direct contact' with Australian fighting for IS.
FBI Arrests Philadelphia Woman For Trying To Provide Support To ISIS
Keonna Thomas has been charged with "attempting to provide material support and resources" to ISIS after the FBI found a number of Tweets and e-mails referencing her allegiance to the Islamic State.
ISIS Video Purports To Show Boy Executing Israeli-Arab Hostage
A video posted online Tuesday by ISIS militants purports to show a young boy shooting 19-year-old Muhammad Said Ismail Musallam in the head.
An ISIS Defector Says Foreign Hostages Were Subjected To "Mock Executions" Before Being Killed
He also claims to have witnessed Mohammed Emwazi, aka "Jihadi John", killing the Japanese hostage Kenji Goto.
U.S.-Led Coalition Pushes ISIS Out Of Iraqi Town, Other Nearby Villages
The Combined Joint Task Force forced the extremist group out of Al Baghdadi, Iraq, and seven nearby villages, officials reported Friday.
This Is The Full Story Of How Mohammed Emwazi Became "Jihadi John"
How a teenager from west London became the world's most notorious killer.
America's Allies In The War On ISIS See Enemies Everywhere
The Kurdish forces the U.S. relies on in Iraq fear the very Iraqis the U.S. needs them to save.
ISIS Claims To Have Executed 21 Kurdish Fighters In Latest Video
The video was released Saturday and shows the fighters paraded in cages. It concludes by saying the men were executed.
The State Department Asked Twitter How To Fight Terrorists And It Went Exactly How You Would Expect
The State Department on Friday apparently decided it was a good idea to ask social media users how to defeat "violent extremism."
Missing London Schoolgirls Believed To Have Crossed Into Syria From Turkey
The three teenagers boarded a plane from Gatwick airport to Istanbul last week. This post has been updated with the police's statement on the girls entering Syria.
ISIS Mounts New Propaganda Campaign Against "Sexual Deviancy"
In the past month, the release of propaganda photos and articles in ISIS's official magazine indicate the group is stepping up its campaign against men accused of homosexuality and other so-called "sexual deviants." Warning: Graphic images.
ISIS Recruiter, Freed From Gitmo, Killed In Drone Strike, Afghan Officials Say
Mullah Abdul Rauf, a former Taliban commander and detainee at Guantanamo Bay, was reportedly killed in a drone strike in Afghanistan, local officials told media outlets.
ISIS Crucifies Children, Uses Others As Sex Slaves And Bombers, U.N. Report Says
A new U.N. report lists an array of atrocities committed against children in Iraq. The report comes just a day after ISIS released its most horrific execution video.
Canadian Police Arrest Man With Alleged ISIS Links, Charge Two Others
The men were allegedly part of a network training terrorists to fight in Iraq and Syria.
Japanese Hostage Kenji Goto Purportedly Beheaded In ISIS Video
The video, apparently released by ISIS, comes after the group tried to secure the release of a convicted terrorist in Jordan in exchange for Goto's freedom.
ISIS Chemical Weapons Expert Killed In Airstrike
Abu Malik worked in one of Saddam Hussein's chemical weapons facilities before joining ISIS.
Who Is Sajida Al-Rishawi And Why Is She So Important To ISIS?
The failed suicide bomber has been out of the public eye for eight years, so why is ISIS demanding she be released now?
Kurds Liberate Kobani From ISIS After Three Month Battle
Kurdish forces said Monday they regained control of the Syrian border town from the Islamic State militants.
Abe And Obama Condemn Apparent ISIS Execution Of Japanese Hostage
The Japanese government has still yet to publicly confirm the video's authenticity.