Michael T. Flynn, the former head of the Defense Intelligence [...]
With the US presidential elections looming, US intelligence chiefs are gradually deciding which horse to back, publicly or behind the scenes.
Michael T. Flynn, who headed the Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA) [...]
Against a backdrop of internal power struggles and regional differences, Massoud Barzani, the head of the autonomous regional government of Kurdistan, is keen to rapidly establish an autonomous army.
The Obama administration is facing the growing frustration of its Sunni allies in the Middle East, for whom ousting Bashar Al Assad remains the priority. In their fight alongside the US against Islamic State (IS), also known as ISIS or [.
While President Barack Obama tries to gather together a coalition to fight Islamic State, the former ISIS or Daesh, on [...]
The tribes of Anbar, the backbone of the Sunni insurrection threatening Nouri al-Maliki's government, are already thinking of the future. Despite their alliance with the jihadist organisation Islamic State, the former Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIS or [.