Iraq to invest $500 billion in energy sector

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (OILPRICE.COM) At a recent conference, Iraq’s Deputy Prime Minister for Energy, Dr. Hussain al-Shahristani, announced that his government plans to invest around $500 billion in the energy sector more…

Islamist-secular struggle over Egypt constitution

by -NO AUTHOR- -- CAIRO (AP) — Islamists are seeking to enshrine in Egypt's long-awaited new constitution a number of articles that secularists and liberals fear would bring theocratic rule and severely more…

Iranian group off U.S. list of terrorists

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) NEW YORK — The Obama administration has taken a group of Iranian dissidents off the State Department’s list of foreign terrorist organizations, culminating a long-running public relations campaign by more…

53,000 terrorists on Twitter?

by Andrea Shea King -- Twitter and terrorism Rep. Ted Poe, R-Texas, is asking the FBI to investigate Twitter accounts being used by terrorist groups to recruit and promote jihad. In a letter more…

Ex-Muslim: Islam 'scares the hell out of me'

by Greg Corombos -- (Editor's note: The following is Part 1 of a two-part interview with Nonie Darwish, founder of Arabs for Israel. Part 2 is available below.) [jwplayer GZ4MV7E3] Islamic countries more…

What's up? Special Ops on move

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON – Large, unusual movements of U.S. special operations equipment, including combat planes and gunships, recently have been tracked departing the U.S. and heading east, and various sources more…