Islamic Militants

Is ISIS Winning?

While Washington wrings its hands, the Islamic State is making gains and it's Iran that's fighting back.

Retaking Ramadi: It's Lose-Lose

A military victory for Iran's surrogate militias in Ramadi could trigger a Sunni backlash that could boost ISIS.

Islamic State Overrun Ramadi in Western Iraq

Islamic State militants raised their black flag over the local government on Friday and claimed victory through mosque loudspeakers after overrunning most of the western provincial capital.