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France's Marine Le Pen ordered to undergo psychiatric tests over Islamic State tweets

Le Pen shared the gruesome images in December 2015, a few weeks after IS jihadists killed 130 people in attacks in Paris, sparking widespread condemnation in France.

published on : 20th September 2018

Afghan Shiite community brace for attacks ahead of Ashura holy day

The violence has escalated in recent weeks, with more than 60 people killed in suicide bombings at a wrestling club and an education centre

published on : 19th September 2018

IS fighters kill 20 US-backed gunmen in east Syria

The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said the extremists took advantage of a sandstorm to launch a counterattack, which killed 20 fighters and wounded others.

published on : 15th September 2018

Alleged Italian Islamic State member held in Syria, say Kurds

It said Bogana -- an Italian citizen known also as Abu Hureyre al-Muhajir or Abu Abdullah al-Muhajir -- was responsible for weapons shipments to IS.

published on : 14th September 2018

Government forces shell Syria's Idlib after UN chief Antonio Guterres warned of 'bloodbath'

The Britain-based war monitor did not immediately report any casualties from the bombardment which came after shelling and air strikes killed at least 15 civilians in the rebel zone since September 4.

published on : 12th September 2018

Afghan official: Death toll in suicide bombing rises to 68

The bombing happened when a group from the district of Achin came to Momandara district to block the main highway between the capital Jalalabad and the Torkham border with Pakistan.

published on : 12th September 2018

US-backed force launches assault on IS in east Syria

The Syrian Democratic Forces founded in October 2015, has been backed by US-led coalition air strikes, artillery, and special forces advisers.

published on : 10th September 2018

US to launch drone strikes in Niger against IS, Al-Qaeda: Report

Nigerien and US officials told the newspaper that Central Intelligence Agency operatives have been flying surveillance drones from a small airport in the town of Dirkou.

published on : 10th September 2018

Death toll in Kabul blasts rises to 25

A journalist and a cameraman working for local TV channel Tolo News TV also lost their lives and four reporters were wounded in the car bomb explosion.

published on : 6th September 2018

NIA court frames charges against six Kerala youths alleged to be ISIS members

The probe agency arrested six members of the terror module on October 2, 2016, when they had organised a meeting at Kanakamala in Kannur district of Kerala.

published on : 4th September 2018

IS seeks alternative finance sources after revenues from oil sale, tax collection shrinks: Russia

Compared to financial receipts estimated at about $3 billion in 2014, now the IS only gets $200-300 million a year.

published on : 4th September 2018

Kanakamala Islamic State case trial to begin on September 26

The case will be considered on Thursday when the court will decide the schedule of the trial proceedings.

published on : 4th September 2018

One dead, 15 wounded in second bombing to hit Philippine town

These attacks are the latest violence in the south of the majority Catholic archipelago, where Islamist militants have been fighting a decades-long insurgency.

published on : 2nd September 2018

NIA Court to indict accused in Kanakamala IS case

All the accused who have been arrested in the case are currently in Kerala. The case would be considered for the trial proceedings.

published on : 2nd September 2018

Iraq hosts military chiefs from Iran, Russia and Syria

The four countries had created joint operations rooms to coordinate the fight against IS, now driven out of all urban centres in Iraq and largely confined to desert holdouts in Syria.

published on : 2nd September 2018
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