• December 13, 2014|Jonathan Spyer and Aymenn Jawad Al-TamimiThe Tower

    Iran and the Shia Militias Advance in Iraq

    Originally published under the title, "How Iraq Became a Proxy of the Islamic Republic of Iran." The United States and its Western allies have recently undertaken airstrikes and other military measures against the Islamic State (I.S...

  • May 27, 2014|Jonathan Spyer and Aymenn Jawad al-TamimiPJ Media

    Syria's ISIS Crucifying Opponents, Justifying Horror with Quran Passages

    Evidence is mounting that the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) is systematically committing atrocities in eastern and northern Syria, its areas of control. While individual incidents of brutality have been well-documented, the near...