Islamic State executes 12 of its own fighters for trying to flee Mosul

ISIS executes 12 of its own fighters for trying to flee Mosul

Erbil : The Islamic State (ISIS) radical group has executed 12 of its own militant fighters in northwestern Iraq for trying to flee the group’s strongholds in Mosul city of Nineveh Governorate, local sources reported on Friday. The militants were reportedly arrested by ISIS guards in western Mosul while trying to flee to the eastern part of the city–which is

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Mosul: Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi urges fighters to hold ground, claims audio

Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi urges fighters to hold ground, claims audio

Gogjali: Jihadist leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi called on his fighters to resist as Iraqi forces were poised on Thursday to enter the city of Mosul where he declared a “caliphate” two years ago. The appeal was made in an audio recording released on the Internet and purported to be by the elusive leader of the Islamic State group, his first

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Islamic State drone kills two Kurdish fighters, wounds two French soldiers

Islamic State drone kills two Kurdish fighters, wounds two French soldiers

Mosul : A booby-trapped drone launched by Islamic State militants killed two Kurdish Peshmerga fighters and wounded two French soldiers earlier this month north of the IS-controlled city of Mosul, Kurdish officials said on Wednesday. The drone blew up when Peshmerga fighters tried to lift it after it crashed to the ground, Jabbar al-Yawar, secretary general of the autonomous Kurdish

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Islamic State says bus blast killed 50 fighters at Syria-Turkey crossing

Islamic State says bus blast killed 50 fighters at Syria-Turkey crossing

Atmeh : Islamic State claimed a suicide bombing on a bus in Syria near the Atmeh border crossing with Turkey late on Sunday that the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said killed at least 32 people. The bus was carrying fighters from foreign-backed rebel factions, local rebel sources said. Islamic State militant claimed responsibility for the attack in an online

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Islamic State Jihadists in Drag Busted Hiding Among Fallujah Civilians

Islamic State Jihadists in Drag Busted Hiding Among Fallujah Civilians

Baghdad : Iraqi police officers recently arrested a half dozen Sunni Islamic State (ISIS/ISIL) jihadists as they attempted to escape the besieged Iraqi city of Fallujah incognito, dressed up as women to hide among fleeing civilians, reports Shiite Iran’s semi-official Fars News Agency (FNA). The incident in Fallujah is not the first time ISIS fighters have been caught cross-dressing to

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Turkish shelling kills 28 Islamic State fighters north of Aleppo

Turkish shelling kills 28 Islamic State fighters north of Aleppo

Aleppo : Turkey’s military killed at least 28 Islamic State fighters in shelling north of the Syrian city of Aleppo on Sunday in retaliation for the latest attacks against a Turkish border town, broadcaster CNN Turk said, citing a military statement. The attack hit 58 Islamic State targets with artillery and rocket launchers, CNN Turk said on Monday. The pro-government

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