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Russia Says Agreement On Ukraine Aid But Not Ceasefire

Posted On August 18, 2014

(Undated) -- Russia's foreign minister says his country and Ukraine have settled issues about humanitarian aid from Russia being brought into eastern Ukraine. However, foreign minister Sergei Lavrov says there's no progress on a ceasefire between Ukrainian troops and pro-Russia separatist forces. Ukraine says its troops now control the center of the city of Luhansk…

U.S. Conducts More Airstrikes In Iraq

Posted On August 17, 2014

(Undated) -- The U.S. is carrying out more airstrikes in Iraq against ISIS militants. More than a dozen airstrikes on Sunday supported Kurdish and Iraqi forces who launched a ground offensive to retake the Mosul Dam. Meanwhile, House Intelligence Committee Chairman Mike Rogers says ISIS is becoming one of the most potent terrorist groups in…

Mike Rogers Speaks Of The Threat ISIL Poses To America

Posted On August 17, 2014

(Undated) -- House Intelligence Committee Chairman Mike Rogers says ISIL is becoming one of the most potent terrorist groups in the Middle East. On "Fox News Sunday," the Michigan Republican insisted the United States is in more danger now than before 9/11 because of the technological and financial power of ISIL.   He cites the…

Wisconsin Senator Says ISIS Is A Threat

Posted On August 17, 2014

(Undated) -- Wisconsin Senator Ron Johnson tells "Fox News Sunday" ISIS is a threat and is not going away. Johnson described the Islamic terrorist group as a "gathering storm" and will continue to be a threat until the United States military takes action against it. According to him, the method of diplomacy used by ISIS…

Aid Organizations Struggle To Help Iraqi Refugees

Posted On August 16, 2014

(Undated) -- As ISIS militants continue to threaten Iraq's religious minorities with death, aid organizations are struggling to help those in need. David Curry is the president of Open Doors USA.   Just yesterday, officials in northern Iraq said ISIS fighters massacred dozens of Yazidis in a village there. ISIS has made big gains in…