Syria

Bolton resident Keith Broomfield was killed in Syria fighting ISIS on June 3. (Image Credit: YPG)

Burial Set For American Killed Fighting Islamic State

Keith Broomfield is believed to be the first U.S. citizen to die fighting alongside Kurdish forces against ISIS.

06/14/2015

Keith Broomfield was killed while fighting ISIS in Syria. (Facebook photo)

Body Of Westminster Man Killed Fighting ISIS Returns To Massachusetts

The body of a Westminster man killed while fighting against ISIS is back in Massachusetts.

06/13/2015

Keith Broomfield was killed while fighting ISIS in Syria. (Facebook photo)

Family Of Slain American Says He ‘Believed In Opposing Evil’

The body of Massachusetts resident Keith Broomfield, who died fighting with Kurdish forces against ISIS in Syria was handed over on Thursday to his family at a Turkish border crossing.

06/11/2015

Keith Broomfield was killed while fighting ISIS in Syria. (Facebook photo)

Massachusetts Man Killed Fighting ISIS In Syria

Keith Broomfield of Massachusetts died June 3 in a battle in the Syrian village of Qentere, which is near the border town of Kobani, said an official with a group of Kurdish fighters known as the YPG.

06/10/2015

Peter Theo Curtis talks to reporters outside his Cambridge home, Aug. 27, 2014 (WBZ-TV)

Freed Hostage Peter Theo Curtis Thanks Americans For Kindness And Welcome Home

Freed hostage Peter Theo Curtis spoke briefly to reporters Wednesday morning saying he was overwhelmed by emotion.

08/27/2014

Peter Theo Curtis after arriving home in Boston. (Photo credit Curtis family)

Boston Journalist Held Hostage In Syria For 2 Years Returns Home

Peter Theo Curtis was reunited with his family on Tuesday night.

08/26/2014

Peter Theo Curtis. (Family photo)

Family Says Mass. Man Released By Captors Seemingly In Good Physical Health

Peter Theo Curtis’ father, Michael Padnos, said his wife spoke to their son briefly by telephone Monday morning and that he seemed to be in good physical health.

08/25/2014

Congressman Stephen Lynch  discussed foreign policy with Jon Keller on Keller @ Large. (WBZ-TV)

Keller @ Large: Congressman Stephen Lynch

WBZ-TV political analyst Jon Keller sat down to talk with U.S. Rep. Stephen Lynch of South Boston.

08/24/2014

James Foley in Syria in 2012. (Photo courtesy: Manu Brabo)

Final Message From ISIS To James Foley’s Parents Released

GlobalPost has released the full text of the final email sent to the parents of James Foley before he was murdered.

08/21/2014

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Secretary Of State Kerry Calls N.H. Journalist Foley’s Killers The Face Of Evil

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry called the militant group that executed James Foley the face of evil in the world and said they must be held accountable for “this heinous, vicious atrocity.”

08/20/2014

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