Islamic State loses control of morality prison, mosque in Libya’s Sirte

Islamic State loses control of morality prison, mosque in Libya's Sirte

Sirte : The Islamic State is losing further control of the Libyan city of Sirte as pro-government, U.S.-backed militias said they captured the town’s main mosque and a prison. The Al-Bunyan Al-Marsoos militia group on Sunday said its forces advanced into two residential areas that held some of the last key hideouts of the Islamic State in Sirte. The militias’

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Libya warns Italy about an Islamic State cell in Milan

Libya warns Italy about an Islamic State cell in Milan

Revelation came after Libyan authorities seized documents during Sirte offensive in August. Sirte : Libyan authorities have warned Italy of the presence of a Milan-based cell affiliated to the Islamic State (Isis) terror group. The revelation was made after Libyan authorities seized some documents when government troops took over an IS (Daesh) headquarter in the city of Sirte earlier in August.

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Islamic State faces uphill ‘branding war’ in Afghanistan, Pakistan

Islamic State faces uphill 'branding war' in Afghanistan, Pakistan

Islamabad : The U.S. drone strike that killed Islamic State’s commander for Afghanistan and Pakistan was the latest blow to the Middle East-led movement’s ambitions to expand into a region where the long-established Taliban remain the dominant Islamist force. Islamic State has enticed hundreds, perhaps thousands, of jihadist fighters in Afghanistan and Pakistan to switch loyalty and has held a

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Islamic State publicly beheads four Syrians for helping civilians flee besieged al-Bukamal city

Masked militants of the ISIS radical group executing a Syrian man. File photo

Hasakah : Extremists of the Islamic State (ISIS) on Wednesday executed four Syrian men in the eastern Deir ez-Zor province on charges of “supporting enemies of the Caliphate”, local sources reported. The four young men were arrested while helping a number of families to escape the besieged city of al-Bukamal in Deir ez-Zor province. “The ISIS-led Islamic Police in al-Bukamal

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Islamic State claims attack on Kurdish town on Syria’s border; 40 dead

Islamic State claims attack on Kurdish town on Syria's border; 40 dead

Qamishli (Syria) : Two bombings in the predominately Kurdish city of Qamishli, Syria, killed at least 40 people and injured at least 100 others Wednesday, Syrian state television said. Kurdish news agency Rudaw cited state TV as reporting that the attacks took place in the Gharbi neighborhood of the city. The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reported one of

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Islamic State jihadis claim to have slaughtered thousands during the holy month of Ramadan

ISIS have claimed responsibility for 5,200 deaths and injuries during Ramadan

Twisted terror cult Islamic State have boasted to killing and injuring 5,200 people worldwide during the Muslim holy month of Ramadan – including victims of the Orlando nightclub shooting. London : The violent jihadists’ weekly magazine, al-Naba, bragged about murdering and maiming thousands of people in “military operations” during the Islamic fasting period. It included the 49 people mercilessly slaughtered

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