Six Months After Girls’ Kidnapping, White House Says It’s Backing ‘Holistic’ Strategy Against Boko Haram
Including counseling and TV programming "with themes that reject violent extremism"; U.S. ambassador says it’s "hard to believe" terrorists "motivated by religion."
Texas Dem on new screening procedures: "Can it not be assumed that someone comes here from Liberia, that they've been in contact?"
Admin wants media focus on its Iraq strategy. House chairman says that's exactly the problem.
Terrorist advance "has evolved over a period of weeks in broad daylight" and flooded Turkey with refugees. Psaki says airstrikes took out a few ISIS vehicles.
‘We Don’t Have a Lot of Margin for Error’: Obama Announces ‘Additional Passenger Screening’ After Senators’ Requests
"The chances of an Ebola outbreak in the United States is extremely low," he says, calling the virus a "national security priority."
"No one will allow those illegal acts that violate public order," Chinese foreign minister warns while standing next to Kerry.
Cornyn to PJM: Time for ‘Arguments Within the Family… Has Passed’ If Conservatives Want to Win Senate
Minority whip on what comes after Holder's resignation, where the Senate is moving with Syria, Reid's strategies, and "pretty good" midterm chances.
"When it comes to America and Islam, there is no us and them. There is only us," he tells UN, warning ISIS to "leave the battlefield while they can."
White House won't provide "granular detail" about training cell managed by Zawahiri's deputy as P5+1 nuclear talks resume.
Twenty days before the caliphate was created, Anne Patterson said "we can do much" to "contain and roll back the threat posed by the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant."
"It's about taking out a network, decimating and discrediting a militant cult masquerading as a religious movement," Kerry testifies.
Elders warn of no less than “the total annihilation of the inhabitants of Borno" as terrorists reportedly surround state capital.
Lawmakers Offer Cautious Support to Obama’s ISIS Strategy, Don’t Want Congress Left Out Or Half-Measures
At least one vulnerable Dem says no to arming rebels, while other members want more details or worry about plan's implementation.
Senators study equipment grants in wake of Ferguson response: "You just shouldn't be giving out mine-resistant vehicles," Rand Paul said. "Bayonets, there's no excuse."
"Army permits deadly enemies and their sympathizers to get federal dollars which can be used to buy the means to kill our troops."
Terrorist group's new "caliphate" makes lightning-fast gains, closing in on a state capital that, if seized, would tear Nigeria apart and create a huge al-Qaeda base.
While State Department official gives hint at administration strategy: counting on tribal leaders to tire of ISIS.
Dempsey says terror group "can be contained, not in perpetuity" -- as ISIS threatens to exterminate Turkmen town under siege.
Numbers questions: Ten of thousands stranded on mountain, 1,000 evacuated per night over past week, now U.S. estimates 5,000 remain.
In exclusive remarks, Mohamud stresses that North African terror groups are not just a regional threat: "They are linked, they live for each other, they support each other and they are connected globally."
Sen. Portman tells PJM that ISIS is marking the doors of the faithful with a large "N" -- for Nazareth.
Shuffled around between agencies, "no one could explain what actions would be taken to ensure the U.S. was prepared to respond."
Administration wants to keep focus on economic opportunity in Africa, says it's FDA's concern to fast-track Ebola drug or not.
See which senator blocked a sanctions bill before recess -- in a hat tip to Citgo.
"'Consultation' means we'll tell you no and you'll do it anyway," congressman fires at lead U.S. negotiator.