French priest helps expose IS group’s Yazidi genocide

French priest helps expose IS group’s Yazidi genocide

Father Patrick Desbois spent over a decade documenting some of the Nazis’ least known atrocities in the killing fields of Ukraine. In turning his attention to Iraq’s Yazidi minority, he hopes to thwart a genocide going on right now. Like most people unfamiliar with the ethnic hodgepodge of northern Iraq, Father Patrick Desbois had not […]

IS group’s voice of global jihad ‘killed’ in Syria

IS group’s voice of global jihad ‘killed’ in Syria

Abu Muhammad al-Adnani, the official spokesman for the Islamic State (IS) group who gained notoriety for his frequent calls for jihad, has been killed in the northern Syrian province of Aleppo, the militant group’s media outlet announced Tuesday. In a statement released on jihadist media sites, the IS group said Adnani was “martyred while surveying […]