President Donald Trump disclosed highly classified information to Russia's foreign minister about a planned Islamic State operation, two U.S. officials said on Monday, plunging the White House into another controversy just months into Trump's short tenure in office.
The Islamic State terrorist organization has published a video with the execution of a "Russian colonel" who had been captured in Syria.
Military experts examining weapons of "terrorists" eliminated in Syria found that the snipers of Islamic State and Al-Nusra Front banned in the Russian Federation use night vision sights with electronic components produced by Russian enterprises.
Russian officials drop a hint of doubt on efficiency of U.S. largest non-nuclear bomb also called “the mother of all bombs” that was employed against ISIS tunnel complex in eastern Afghanistan on Thursday.
President Donald Trump said he is very proud of the U.S. military after what he called a "very, very successful mission."
U.S. forces in Afghanistan employed the largest non-nuclear bomb against an Islamic State tunnel complex in eastern Afghanistan on Thursday.
The Daesh terrorist group has claimed responsibility for a deadly attack on a Russian National Guard base in Chechnya.
Russian Deputy Speaker of the State Duma Irina Yarovaya called the statement by U.S. Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter on Russia’s "zero" contribution to the fight against the Islamic State terrorists "unprofessional and hysterical.”
U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter says the Russian behavior in Syria has made the ending of the civil war there harder.
Islamic State claimed responsibility for a gun attack on an Istanbul nightclub which killed 39 people on Sunday, the group said in a statement on Monday.
American military personnel in Syria are working to find and destroy advanced Russian weaponry seized by Islamic State extremist fighters when the militants retook the city of Palmyra less than a week ago from Moscow-supported Syrian-regime forces.
The strikes were conducted as part of Operation Inherent Resolve aimed at eliminating the ISIL terrorist group and the threat they pose to Iraq, Syria, and the wider international community.
The detachments of the combined Russian and pro-Assad forces retreated from their positions in the Syrian city of Palmyra leaving a lot of military hardware and weapons that were subsequently captured by the Islamic State militants.
During a successful offensive on Palmyra, Daesh fighters captured a Russian army base with tons of weapons hastily abandoned by retreating troops.
A video footage of a successful attack by ISIS on a firing point of Syrian government forces near the city of Palmyra has been released online.