* WATCH: Hamas Commanders Training Islamic State Troops in Sinai The Islamic State's affiliate in Egypt, Wilayat Sinai, released a video (see above) showing militants training for the organization's ongoing battle against the Egyptian army.
* US 'Gremlin‚' drones designed to cause missile defense mayhem (VIDEO) Nicknamed the 'Gremlins' program, an audacious US government-backed plan to use swarms of drones to disrupt enemy missile defense systems is under development.
* U.S. Scrambles to Repair Damaged Saudi Ties U.S. Defense Secretary Ashton Carter will soon head to Saudi Arabia to discuss ways to increase cooperation in the war against the Islamic State.
* Graphic Video: Islamic State Promises 'London Next' Islamic State (IS) terrorists have released a threatening new video, praising the attacks in Paris and Brussels and promising London, Berlin or Rome will be next.
* Israel says Mideast arms proliferation imperils its military edge As Gulf countries buy more and more Western weapons, and as sanctions relief begins to thaw the Iranian economy, Israel is concerned that its military's qualitative edge in the region is being eroded.
* Terrorists entering Europe because of porous borders may be undetectable, EU's own border agency admits Terrorists are using the migration crisis to enter Europe and plot atrocities across the continent, the European Union's own border agency has admitted.
* Putin creates new National Guard in Russia 'to fight terrorism' Russian President Vladimir Putin has announced the creation of a new National Guard, which he said would fight terrorism and organised crime.
* Jordan sends a memorandum of protest to Israel over incursions at Temple Mount Jordanian government spokesmansaid that in the memorandum, the government emphasized that it opposes and condemns the incursions of Temple Mount activist Yehuda Glick.
* Rome Offers Jubilee-Year Course in Exorcism and Demonic Possession The Catholic Church in Rome is offering a week-long course on casting out Satan, preparing priests and some lay people on the finer points of exorcism and demonic possession.
* German Neo-Nazis rally: 'Jewish pigs can't ban anti-Semites' Series of anti-Semitic incidents in Germany highlight rise of fringe groups as refugees pour into Europe.