Nugeen smiles. Aged 45, she is a Kurdistan Worker’s Party (PKK) fighter. Perhaps she is confident that her enemy, the bloodcurdling Islamic State, is scared of her. One female PKK soldier said this week: “The jihadists don’t like fighting women, because if they’re killed by a female, they think they won’t go to heaven.” This claim is disputed. Shiraz Maher, senior fellow King’s College, London, says that Islamic State devotees are told they will be martyred if they die in battle, regardless of who killed them.Launch Slideshow 5 PHOTOS
From Osama bin Laden to top Hamas brass, targeted killing as a weapon of war is on the rise
With more than 90 gangs active in the area, the streets could become more dangerous than ever
40 years ago, Kim Il-sung arranged the purchase of 1,000 Volvo sedans from Sweden... and never paid for them
“When are these legislators going to give a shit about the baby once it’s born?” 2020 Democrat Tim Ryan said at a rally in Washington.
The Democratic congressman reportedly stood up and demanded that the president face impeachment proceedings.
ABC News and CNN on Tuesday added to the lengthy list of fiery Democrat and Republican politicians caught in the ever-revolving door between both the Obama and Trump administrations and cable news networks.
“Within the White House there is a lot of conflicting opinions,” said Hossein Amir-Abdollahian, the director of foreign affairs for the Iranian parliament.
The Swoosh brand, along with other heavy hitters of the footwear industry, has written a letter urging the president not to impose the increased levies on China.
The shark was located off the coast of Greenwich, Connecticut, on Monday morning.
A Gallup survey of a 1,024 adults found that 43 percent of Americans believe some sort of socialism would be good for the country, compared with 51 percent who said it would be bad.
A joint German/Egyptian excavation team has recovered relics and the remnants of a temple in Cairo.