Articles Tagged 'Islamic State'
Syria’s Kurds say US pullout harms anti-IS fight
A Kurdish-led alliance in Syria says President Donald Trump’s surprise decision to withdraw US troops will allow the Islamic State (IS) group to recover.
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Taliban threaten 70% of Afghanistan, BBC finds
Months of research across the country show how areas the Taliban threaten or control have surged since foreign combat troops left in 2014.
The Afghan… READ MORE
Syria declares victory over Islamic State
The army and its allies are still fighting Islamic State in desert areas near Albu Kamal, the last town the militant group had held in… READ MORE
Mohamad Khweis, Islamic State member from Virginia, sentenced to 20 years behind bars
Mohamad Khweis, a U.S. citizen who grew up near Washington, D.C., has been sentenced to 20 years in federal prison for successfully joining the Islamic… READ MORE
Turkey Police Kill 5 Islamic State Suspects, Detain Over 200
Turkish police killed five alleged Islamic State suspects in a raid on a house and detained more than 200 others across a nation which has … READ MORE
US soldier Ikaika Kang ‘made Islamic State training videos’
A US soldier has been arrested on charges of providing material support to Islamic State terrorists.
Ikaika Kang, 34, is stationed in Hawaii with the … READ MORE
ISLAMIC STATE CALLS FOR RAMADAN ATTACKS IN US, EUROPE
BEIRUT (AP) — The Islamic State group is calling on supporters to carry out attacks in the United States and Europe during the Muslim holy… READ MORE
London terror attack: Police holding names of terrorists until ‘operationally possible’
British authorities said Sunday they were withholding the names of the three assailants who killed seven people and left nearly 50 others injured in attacks… READ MORE
‘Credible’ Islamic State propaganda video features short clip of Las Vegas Strip
A legitimate Islamic State group propaganda video posted on social media last week features brief footage of the Las Vegas Strip while calling for lone-wolf… READ MORE
Isis-linked militants behead police chief and take priest and churchgoers hostage in Philippines city
A Catholic priest and churchgoers have been taken hostage by Isis-linked militants attempting to seize control of a city in the Philippines, while the local… READ MORE