Terror charges against 3 over ‘Islamic State – inspired’ Melbourne mosque arson

Terror charges against 3 over 'IS-inspired' Melbourne mosque arson

Australia’s national terror alert level was raised in 2014 amid concerns over attacks by individuals inspired by organisations like IS. Sydney : Three men will be charged with committing terrorism over alleged “Islamic State-inspired” arson attacks on a Melbourne mosque in 2016, Australian police said on Sunday. Two men aged 25 and 27 – already in custody over allegedly planning

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Islamic State names British female doctor as head of health department in Kirkuk

IS names British female doctor as head of health department in Kirkuk

Kirkuk : Islamic State has named a British national female doctor as head of the group’s health department in southwest of Kirkuk, a security source was quoted saying. “IS selected a British female doctor from Sudanese origin, who arrived to Nineveh via Syria two years ago, to head the group’s health department after the group’s health minister was killed in

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Twelve Islamic State militants killed as fighter jets bombard Tal Afar

Twelve Islamic State militants killed as fighter jets bombard Tal Afar

Tal Afar : The U.S.-led coalition launched air raids against Islamic State locations in Tal Afar town, west of Mosul, an Iraqi army officer was quoted saying. Speaking to Shafaq News, Lt.Gen. Thiyab Abdullah al-Amri said twelve militants, including prominent leaders, were killed as coalition F-16 jets targeted the town early on Tuesday In related news, a local source from

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Islamic State kills four police personnel, including officer, in ambush east of Diyala

IS kills four police personnel, including officer, in ambush east of Diyala

Diyala : Four police personnel were killed in an ambush set by Islamic State militants in east of Diyala province, an Iraqi security source was quoted saying. “IS militants set up an ambush to trap the Interior Ministry’s oil protection police patrol near al-Nada town, east of Diyala. They opened fire against the patrol,” Cap. Habib al-Shemari told Anadolu Agency

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Chennai based Haq was Islamic State member : Rajasthan ATS

Conclusive proof that Haq was Islamic State member

Mohammad Iqbal alias Travel Haq, a resident of Chennai, was intercepted in February while he was allegedly smuggling gold from Myanmar and entered the Northeast by road. Jaipur : The Rajasthan Anti-Terrorism Squad on Saturday said they have “conclusive evidence” that Mohammad Iqbal alias Travel Haq (32), who was arrested this February, sent money to the Islamic State (IS) and

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Yazidi genocides under Islamic State continue : UN

A man holds a placard reading "Yazidi children want to live" and sporting the Yazidi flag next to others holding placards during a demonstration mainly by Yazidi refugees in support of their community in Iraq, on August 20, 2014 in Angers, western France. Yazidi refugees living in France's Maine-et-Loire department, whom arrived in the region in the last 10 years, demonstrated along with Kurdish speakers on August 20 in Angers in support of Yazidis persecuted in Iraq by the Islamic State (IS).   AFP PHOTO / JEAN-FRANCOIS MONIER        (Photo credit should read JEAN-FRANCOIS MONIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Baghdad : Islamic State militants continue to commit genocides of the Iraqi Yazidi minority, a United Nations panel on Syria said Thursday, returning a spotlight to the dilemma of the religious group that sustained some of the brutalist human rights violations under the extremist group. “The genocide is ongoing and remains largely unaddressed, despite the obligation of States…to prevent and

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