2 Indian-origin youths from South Africa die fighting for Islamic State

Two Indian-origin youths from South Africa have died allegedly fighting for the IS, becoming one of the first South Africans to have died in strife-torn Syria.

JOHANNESBURG: Two Indian-origin youths from South Africa have died allegedly fighting for the Islamic State, becoming one of the first South Africans to have died in strife-torn Syria. Articles in media outlets today said a confidential report had indicated that Fayaaz Valli, 23, had gone to Syria claiming to be working for an orphanage but ended up being killed while

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Germany Bans All ISIS Support After Sharia Police Were Found Patrolling German Streets

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Netherland : After supporters of ISIS were found patrolling the streets of West Germany enforcing Sharia Law earlier this month, Germany has made the decision to criminalize all forms of support for the terrorist organization. Germany’s Interior Minister Thomas Maiziere stated that all forms of support for ISIS will be treated as a criminal act. Specifically he mentioned any fundraising,

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Christian Fighter Beheads Islamic State Jihadist in Syria Revenge Killing

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BEIRUT: A Syrian Christian fighter has beheaded an Islamic State group (IS) militant to avenge people “executed” by the jihadists in northeastern Syria, a Human Rights monitor said on Friday. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said the incident took place on Thursday in Hasakeh province, where IS holds large areas of the countryside. According to the monitor, the Christian

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ISIS claims responsibility for attack on Iranian ambassador residence

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Two bombs exploded at the gate of the Iranian ambassador’s residence in the Libyan capital Tripoli on Sunday although nobody was hurt in the blast, Libyan security officials said. Iran’s official IRNA news agency confirmed the blasts and that there had been no casualties, adding that Iran had previously suspended operations at its embassy. “Two devices were laid, one exploded

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