Paris Terror Attack: Suspects in Charlie Hebdo Attack Possibly Spotted Near Forest


Police in head-to-toe tactical gear and wearing body masks gathered near a forest outside of Paris today as the manhunt continued for the two suspected terrorists who killed a dozen people on Wednesday.
Individuals resembling the suspects were seen in Villers-Cotterêts, near Forêt de Retz, a 5…

French police swoop on villages after Paris attack suspects seen


Heavily armed anti-terrorism police swooped on woodland villages northeast of Paris on Thursday in a manhunt for two brothers suspected of being the Islamist gunmen who killed 12 people at a French satirical weekly.
About two dozen helmeted and masked officers carried out house-to-house…

Inside Kobane: Keeping Islamic State at bay


The Kurdish border city of Kobane in Northern Syria has been under siege by Islamic State fighters for more than three months. But Kurdish forces are managing to retain hold of most of the city. As well as keeping IS at bay – they see getting their story out to the rest of the world as a vital p…

Battle for Sinjar ‘I’m here to kick ISIS out’ says 19 year old Kurdish fighter


In northern Iraq, Kurdish forces are making progress against IS in the strategically important town of Sinjar, after breaking the siege of nearby Mount Sinjar. In August (2014) thousands of Yazidis were stranded on the mountain, after being forced from their homes by I.S. Taking back control of…