Afghan militia beheads four Islamic State fighters

An Afghan militia man stands guard in the Achin district of Nangarhar province east of Kabul, Afghanistan, Sunday, Dec. 27, 2015. An Afghan official says fighters for the Islamic State group and a militia controlled by a prominent lawmaker have beheaded a total of eight men in tit-for-tat revenge killings in the eastern border province of Nangarhar. (AP Photo/Mohammad Anwar Danishyar)

Jalalabad (Afghanistan) : Local village militia members loyal to a powerful Afghan lawmaker beheaded four Islamic State fighters and placed their severed heads on the side of a main road in eastern Afghanistan, local officials said on Sunday. The killings in Achin district of the eastern province of Nangarhar highlighted the increasingly brutal violence of the fight between Islamic State

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Migrants’ Boats To Europe Are Also Carrying ISIS Fighters, Warns EU Official


Spain : Migrants and refugees reaching the shores of Europe will also have Islamic State fighters among them, warned a European Union official. A top prosecutor of EU called for vigil since smugglers’ boats that bring migrants across the Mediterranean to Europe are also carrying dreaded ISIS fighters. Michele Coninsx, head of the EU’s judicial cooperation agency Eurojust, told media

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Recruits continue to replace killed Islamic State fighters


Paris : The Islamic State terrorist group has maintained its 50,000-strong force despite the deaths of 10,000 fighters, as recruitment of foreigners continues to rise. Authorities are grappling with how to combat the internet propaganda campaign which is drawing young recruits to the group in “unprecedented numbers’’. French authorities believe ­Islamic State has largely been able to replace the 10,000

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