Trump Commemorates Sept. 11 Attacks With Vow to Conquer ‘Evil’

By GLENN THRUSH September 11, 2017 President Trump led a national moment of silence on the 16th anniversary of the terrorist attacks on World Trade Center and the Pentagon on Monday, the first commemoration for a New York native who has described the...

News Analysis: Officials Eye Euphrates River Valley as Last Stand for ISIS

Even with the Islamic State on the run, U.S. advisers grapple with political and military problems in wresting Iraqi and Syrian towns from extremists.

U.S. Gives Military Assistance to Pakistan, With Strings Attached

The $255 million in military aid will be put into escrow. Unlocking the funds will require Islamabad to stop supporting the Taliban.

Fact Check: Study Pershing, Trump Said. But the Story Doesn’t Add Up.

In a tweet, President Trump referred to a long-debunked myth about how Gen. John J. Pershing crushed a Muslim rebellion in the Philippines more than a century ago.

Minnesota Governor Calls Mosque Attack a ‘Criminal Act of Terrorism’

By JONAH ENGEL BROMWICH August 7, 2017 The governor of Minnesota denounced an attack on a mosque the previous day as a “terrible, dastardly, cowardly” act of terrorism. “It’s an act of terrorism, a criminal act of...