Criticism over 'Sectarian' Name of Anti-ISIS Op

Influential Shi'ite cleric says codename for operation against ISIS in Anbar could paint already-sectarian a sectarian war.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/27/2015, 4:20 PM

How Iran's Militias Are Better Than Iraq's Army

Soldiers reveal 'will to fight' isn't Iraqi army's only problems, as lack of supplies and leadership highlight benefits of Shi'ite forces.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/26/2015, 3:45 PM

ISIS Claims Bombing on Saudi Shi'ite Mosque

Saudi King Salman vows justice after bombing kills 21 at prayer and wounds 81 others, as state cracks down on ISIS cell responsible.Ari Yashar, 5/25/2015, 8:50 AM

Visit 'Sacred' Site Where ISIS Massacred Shi'ites

Tigris waterfront at Hussein's ex-palace in Tikrit has turned into a pilgrimage destination - and is where the tide turned against ISIS.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/17/2015, 2:55 PM

Mass Graves Found in Iraq City Liberated from ISIS

Remains of 47 exhumed in Tikrit after ISIS driven out; dead believed to have been killed in ISIS massacre of Shi'ite recruits.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/7/2015, 5:04 PM

Fears that Tikrit Operation May See Massacres

Shi'ite revenge killings topic of concern in key battle for strategic ISIS stronghold, as US notes 'most overt conduct of Iranian support.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/4/2015, 7:49 PM

Surviving ISIS Only to be Massacred by Shi'ites?

Testimony surfaces as Iraq to probe whether its army stood by while Shi'ite militias gunned down Sunni villagers who had escaped ISIS.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/29/2015, 6:13 PM

Iranian Cleric: Einstein Was Muslim

An Iranian cleric has embraced the Jewish scientist, Albert Einstein, claiming he was actually a Shi'ite MuslimDavid Lev, 3/9/2014, 10:42 PM

IDF on 'High Alert' After Hezbollah Threats

Military mobilizes near Lebanese border after Hezbollah vows retaliation for air strike.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/26/2014, 10:07 PM

Iraq Changes Prayer Direction: Karbala, Not Mecca

Amid rising violence and concerns of all-out sectarian war, Iraqi PM raises tension, calls for Shi'ite holy city to be direction of prayer.Ari Yashar, Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/27/2013, 8:04 AM

Shi'ite Pilgrimage Holiday Bombed in Iraq, 41 Dead

Three explosions throughout Iraq target Shi'ite pilgrims on Ashura holiday, leave 41 dead in the sectarian clash.Ari Yashar, 11/14/2013, 6:54 PM

4 Egyptians Detained After Iranian Shoe Toss

Egyptian security forces arrested four men outside a mosque in Cairo for trying to attack Iranian President Ahmadinejad.Rachel Hirshfeld , 2/6/2013, 10:02 PM

Hizbullah Chief Calls Arabs to Arm Against Israel

Hizbullah terrorist chief Hassan Nasrallah called Arab nations to arms over the weekend in a pre-recorded video from his hideout in Lebanon.Chana Ya'ar, 11/25/2012, 1:54 PM

Saudi Arabia Police Kill 2 Protesters

Police shot two men to death during a demonstration in the Eastern Province of Saudi Arabia, activists reported Monday.Chana Ya'ar, 7/9/2012, 10:09 PM

Israel Watches Syrian Factions Battle in Lebanon

Israeli defense personnel are watching closely as Syrian gunmen begin to carry their battle into Lebanese territory.Chana Ya'ar, 5/14/2012, 11:51 PM