Jul 2017

Soldier in Hawaii pledged loyalty to ISIS

John Sexton Jul 10, 2017 9:21 PM

“Kang has been under investigation by the U.S. Army and the FBI for over a year.”

Iraqi PM: We shocked the world in Mosul

Ed Morrissey Jul 10, 2017 4:01 PM

“The world did not imagine that Iraqis could eliminate Daesh.”

“Old Mosul will be their graveyard.”

Hmmm: Russia, US reach deal for cease-fire in Syria

Ed Morrissey Jul 07, 2017 4:01 PM

First fruits?

Snatching defeat from the jaws of victory?

Jun 2017

Raqqa surrounded — but what next?

Ed Morrissey Jun 30, 2017 8:01 AM

“Make sure all foreign fighters still in Raqqa die in Raqqa.”

“Their fictitious state has fallen.”


The battle for the rubble of Raqqa is underway

Andrew Malcolm Jun 23, 2017 8:51 AM

Won’t be much left.

“what happened that day was emblematic of a deeply troubling trend among progressives…”

Maybe, but we’ve heard this story before

So I take it you’d rather Trump do it himself?

Save the date.

These guys can’t get along with anyone


Handcuffed by her own people


May 2017

Finally, the U.S. helps the Kurds.

“He’s still learning how to be president.”

Is the world watching?

Police chief beheaded.


“troops raided the hideout of a top terrorist suspect in southern Marawi city on Tuesday, sparking a gunbattle…”

Trump: Call terrorists “evil losers,” not monsters.

“They’re all saying I did. So you had another story wrong.”

Except actions don’t always equal rhetoric.

Low expectations met

“The real risk is not just this source.”

“There is an ongoing effort to sabotage Trump personally, politically, professionally.”

Ready to move in June?

“I really made a mess of things this time.”

Apr 2017

Time and place.

“It is upon us, Afghans, to stop the USA.”

U.S. drops ‘mother of all bombs’ in Afghanistan

John Sexton Apr 13, 2017 2:01 PM

“The strike was designed to minimize the risk to Afghan and U.S. Forces…”

Despicable attacks on Christians gathering for Palm Sunday