Al-Sahrawi has commanded a small group of ISIS-supporting fighters in West Africa since 2015.
"The thing that scares me the most in the long term is the state of our politics here, and...it's gotten worse," Michael Morell said.
More details continue to emerge about the attack that killed four U.S. soldiers.
The controversial history of the Barzani family has taken a series of major blows lately, and its Kurdish rivals blame the current leader for recent chaos.
The guards are to be trained to spot suspicious behavior by potential attackers.
The video shows armed militants in the vicinity of the attack on October 4.
The image depicts the world's most celebrated soccer player in a prison outfit behind bars.
The ambush that killed four U.S. soldiers is believed to have been perpetrated by a group known as ISIS in the Greater Sahara.
ISIS has aspirations for a larger presence in Africa, where it has already established several affiliates.
Russia has long warned of the threat of returning foreign fighters. New figures show why.
A monitoring group says jihadis systematically killed people it accused of cooperating with the Syrian regime.
ISIS recruits should expect to be assassinated because of the threat they pose, British minister says.
Russian President Vladimir Putin said the West has exploited his country's goodwill and disregarded the sovereignty of countries around the world.
“They want to take down aircraft, the intelligence is clear on that,” she said.
A majority of Americans see North Korea as a more immediate threat than ISIS or Russia, but they do not see eye-to-eye with the White House's strategy.
“I urge everyone to be hospitable, kind, not to beat anyone, if you know the English language, help the tourists,” said Alexander Yaroshuk, head of Kaliningrad.
Major General Issam Zahreddine, who led his Syrian Republican Guard brigade for three years against an ISIS siege in Deir Ezzor, was reportedly killed by a landmine.
Saja Al-Dulaimi says she stopped talking to the world's most-wanted man in 2009.
The woman will be charged over social media posts that sought to recruit militants for the battle in Marawi.
The president said that he “totally changed the rules of engagement” in the fight against ISIS, but failed to acknowledge the contribution of local forces.
The head of the Philippine military said only about 30 militants remained in the formerly ISIS-held city and that victory would come "in a matter of days."