Iraq Begins The Second Phase In Its Military Offensive To Retake The ISIS Stronghold...

New York Times: Thousands of Iraqis Flee ISIS to Kurdish Territory Amid Military OffensiveKIRKUK, Iraq — Thousands of Iraqis have been fleeing Islamic State-controlled...

Cameroon’s English Speakers Are Calling For Independence

Al Jazeera: Cameroon's English-speakers call for independenceTroops deployed to Anglophone regions as activists declare symbolic independence from country's French-speaking areas. Cameroon's government has banned...

A Second Korean War Will Not Be Like The First One

South Korean army's K-2 tanks take part in a live-firing drill at a fire training field in Yangpyeong, South Korea. ReutersMichael Peck, National Interest:...

European Governments Remain Quiet Over Today’s Massive And Violent Police Crackdown In Catalonia

The Guardian: Catalan referendum: muted response from EU leaders over police crackdownBelgian PM one of few national leaders to denounce violence, as most EU...

World News Briefs — October 1, 2017

Daily Mail: World leaders and the Pope condemn violence in Catalonia as Spanish prime minister claims riot police prevented illegal independence referendum after 844...

Military And Intelligence News Briefs — October 1, 2017

TIME: U.S. Military: We'll Stay in Puerto Rico Until 'All Needs Are Met'Federal officials in Puerto Rico have reaffirmed the U.S. military's intention to...

Catalan Referendum: Results Show 90% In Favour Of Independence

📊 Resultats del Referèndum de #1OCT pic.twitter.com/2jGFL1xLz1— Govern. Generalitat (@govern) October 1, 2017The Guardian: Catalan referendum: preliminary results show 90% in favour of independence,...

Is Trying To Talk With North Korea A Waste Of Time?

ABC News Online: Donald Trump tells Rex Tillerson he's 'wasting his time' trying to negotiate with 'Little Rocket Man'US President Donald Trump says he...

Osama Bin Laden’s Son Is Now A Priority Target For Both The U.S. And...

Photo: An e-fit of Hamza bin Laden, who is reportedly being hunted by SAS forces after intelligence suggested he has moved to Syria Daily...

Facebook Blocks A Chinese Billionaire’s Tales Of Corruption Among Family Members Of Top Communist...

Guo Wengui in his apartment in New York in May. Facebook has blocked a profile with his name and a page associated with him....