Islamic State group

Four Iraqi Kurdish fighters killed in attack blamed on IS

Five other peshmerga fighters were wounded in the violence late Sunday in northern Iraq that targeted an outpost north of Kirkuk, the source said.

published on : 6th December 2021

Despite mistrust, Afghan Shiites seek Taliban protection

The Taliban, Sunni hard-liners who for decades targeted the Hazaras as heretics, are now their only protection against a more brutal enemy: the Islamic State group.

published on : 16th November 2021

Turkey deported 8,500 terror suspects since Syrian war began

Terror suspects from 102 countries were expelled, including 44 from the U.S. and 1,075 from EU states, according to a ministry statement.

published on : 30th October 2021

Iraq says it has arrested top leader in Islamic State group

The man identified as Sami Jassem oversaw the Islamic State group’s financial operations and served as the deputy leader of IS under the late Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi.

published on : 11th October 2021

Germany arrests woman accused of helping Islamic State group

The suspect, identified only as Denise S., was arrested in Geretsried, near Munich and faces possible charges of supporting a foreign terrorist organization.

published on : 30th August 2021

Two suspected IS-linked militants killed in central Indonesia

The two men, identified as Rukli and Ahmad Gazali, were fatally shot during a raid by a five-man team of military and police in Central Sulawesi province's mountainous Parigi Moutong district.

published on : 11th July 2021

16 hurt in deadly French jihadist shooting, two seriously: President Emmanuel Macron

French President Emmanuel Macron said all evidence suggested that it was a terror attack — the first one since he became president in May.

published on : 23rd March 2018