Islamic State

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    Islamic State bomber kills 63 at Kabul wedding

    Agence France-Presse . Kabul | Updated at 10:53am on August 18, 2019

    Joy and celebration turned into horror and carnage when an Islamic State suicide bomber targeted a packed Afghan wedding hall, killing at least 63 people...

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    IS attacks kill 6 in Egypt

    Agence France-Presse . Egypt | Updated at 12:00am on July 20, 2019

    A suicide bombing claimed by the Islamic State group in North Sinai killed two people including a civilian Thursday, a day after the extremists beheaded...

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    Baghdad’s new era of freedom

    Judit Neurink | Updated at 12:00am on July 08, 2019

    SLOWLY, normality is returning to Baghdad. Since the terrorist militia ‘Islamic State’ was ousted from Iraq, the city of eight million inhabitants has changed considerably....

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    10 dead in attack on security forces in Egypt

    Reuters . Cairo | Updated at 04:25pm on June 26, 2019

    Seven Egyptian police officers and four militants were killed in a clash in the north of the Sinai Peninsula, the interior ministry said on Wednesday....

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    Egyptian extremist held in Libya, sent to Cairo for trial

    Agence France-Presse . Cairo | Updated at 01:08pm on June 26, 2019

    An Egyptian jihadist captured in Libya and returned to Cairo was put on trial...

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    Maldives seeks foreign help to deal with IS fighters

    Agence France-Presse . Colombo | Updated at 12:08am on June 16, 2019

    The Maldives Saturday called for international help to rehabilitate up to 160 of its nationals languishing in Syrian detention camps after the defeat of the...

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    IS focus on young women worries Europol

    Agence France-Presse . The Hague | Updated at 12:10am on June 16, 2019

    The Islamic State group is targeting women from the millennial generation as it seeks new recruits after the fall of its so-called caliphate, the EU’s...

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    IS says it killed 20 Nigerian soldiers

    Reuters . Maiduguri, Nigeria | Updated at 01:24am on June 15, 2019

    Islamic State’s West African branch on Friday claimed responsibilty for an attack on a Nigerian army base in northeastern Borno state and said its fighters...

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    Four Islamists killed in Sinai

    Agence France-Presse . Cairo | Updated at 12:10am on June 09, 2019

    Egyptian security forces killed four suspected jihadists in restive North Sinai allegedly involved in a deadly attack this week on a police checkpoint, the...

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    Bangladeshi girl jailed for 42yrs in Australia

    Agence France-Presse . Melbourne | Updated at 12:53pm on June 06, 2019

    A Bangladeshi student who enrolled in an Australian university with the aim of killing someone in the name of the Islamic State group was jailed...