Gaddafi dead: Rebels recount Libyan leader's final moments

(Global Post) October 20, 2011

Muammar Gaddafi was trying to flee when NATO helicopters struck his convoy. He was captured by rebels in a storm water drain after fleeing on foot.

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Syria: The horrific chemical weapons attack that probably wasn't a chemical weapons attack

(Global Post) April 30, 2013

A recent strike in Aleppo led Syrians to think chemical warfare had broken out. But a closer analysis reveals something different.

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Think the Islamic State is bad? Check out the 'good guys'

(Global Post) October 17, 2014
US-backed Iraqi forces and their band of ruthless Shia militia groups have been carrying out atrocities of their own against Sunni civilians.

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Iraqi's Yazidis under attack by the Islamic State

(Global Post) August 3, 2014
The Yazidis in northern Iraq are used to being persecuted, but this attack was bad. The Islamic State captured Sinjar, forcing thousands from their homes.

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Inside Syria: You will never guess who arms the rebels

(Global Post) June 7, 2012

In any revolution, getting weapons is a key challenge. Syria's rebels have found an interesting solution.

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Gaddafi sodomized: Video shows abuse frame by frame (GRAPHIC)

(Global Post) October 24, 2011

An analysis appears to confirm that a rebel fighter sodomized Gaddafi with a knife.

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Is this the man who broke Iraq?

(Global Post) July 29, 2014
At look at what led to the Islamic State uprising in Iraq and the role of the Maliki government.

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Why tiny Hermel, Lebanon, is now more dangerous than Baghdad

(NBC News) February 12, 2014
As the Syrian conflict spills across the border into Lebanon, the tiny town of Hermel has recently become one the most dangerous places in the world.

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