UN Committee Strongly Condemns Syrian Attacks In AleppoA U.N. committee has approved a resolution strongly condemning the recent escalation of attacks in Aleppo and continuing violence by the Syrian government against its own people.
Three American Military Trainers Shot And Killed In JordanThe Pentagon says three U.S. military members have been killed in a shooting outside a military base in southern Jordan. A spokesman says the three were in Jordan on a training mission, and came under fire while driving into the base.
Pentagon Says Airstrike In Syria Killed An Al-Qaida LeaderThe Pentagon says a U.S. airstrike in Syria this month killed what the Defense Department describes as a senior al-Qaida leader who once had ties to Osama bin Laden.
Texas Formally Withdraws From Refugee Resettlement ProgramThe State of Texas has formally withdrawn from the federal government's refugee resettlement program.
10,000 Syrian Refugees Find New Homes In U.S.California and Michigan are neck-and-neck among states receiving the most Syrian refugees, followed by Arizona, Texas and Illinois. Dallas has gotten 293 refugees since October of last year.
Judge Dismisses Texas Lawsuit Over Syrian RefugeesThe state's effort to halt the arrival of Syrian refugees has been blocked by a federal judge, who rejected claims that the refugees pose an imminent risk or that states deserve a say in resettlements.
Judge To Sentence Syrian-Born U.S. Citizen For Aiding MilitantsProsecutors want a Syrian-born U.S. citizen convicted of smuggling rifle scopes, night-vision goggles and other gear to Syrian militant groups to serve nearly four years in prison.
Feds Say Terrorism-Related Arrests Made In 2 StatesAuthorities said Thursday that two people were arrested on terrorism-related charges in California and Texas, including a refugee from Iraq who is charged with lying to federal investigators about his travels to Syria.
Threats Against North Texas Muslims On The RiseNorth Texas Muslims once again living in anxious times. As soon as word spread that radicalized Muslims orchestrated the mass shooting in San Bernardino, the Dallas Chapter of CAIR—Council on American-Islamic Relations—began receiving hateful, profanity filled phone calls.
Cruz & Abbott Unveil Plans For Syrian RefugeesWhat is the plan for Syrian refugees who are heading to the United States right now? Republican presidential candidate Sen. Ted Cruz and Gov. Greg Abbott went public with their proposals on Tuesday morning.
Refugees Living In Dallas Voice Support For Syrian Family En Route To Texas“It doesn't make sense at all. They are in a bad situation. That's the point of view you have to think about it. If you like peace and stability, please help them out,” said Ashraf.
Trump Calls For 'Complete Shutdown' On Muslims Entering USRepublican presidential candidate Donald Trump says he is calling for a "complete and total shutdown" on Muslims entering the United States.