British ISIS 'matchmaker' and ex-Irish jihadi 'held by Syrian rebels'

British ISIS ‘matchmaker’ and former Irish soldier-turned jihadi bride ‘are held in Syrian rebel “safehouse” after escaping detention camps’ Briton Tooba Gondal and Irish woman Lisa Smith intercepted by Syrian rebels They fled Ain Issa detention camp with their children during Turkish bombing Syrian National Army fighters picked the pair up and took them to a ‘safehouse’ Both women previously begged […]

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U.S. carried out secret cyber attack on Iran, officials say

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States carried out a secret cyber operation against Iran in the wake of the Sept. 14 attacks on Saudi Arabia’s oil facilities, which Washington and Riyadh blame on Tehran, two U.S. officials have told Reuters. The officials, who spoke on condition of anonymity, said the operation took place in late September and took aim at […]

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While You Were Sleeping: 5 stories you might have missed, Oct 16

Sick of Brexit, Scotland’s Sturgeon vows new independence vote in 2020 Scotland must hold another independence referendum in 2020 and will soon request the powers needed to hold it legally, Scottish National Party (SNP) leader Nicola Sturgeon said on Tuesday (Oct 15). Scots rejected independence in a referendum in 2014 but the SNP says that Britain’s vote to leave the […]

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