Britons who join Islamic State should be hunted and killed : Defense Secretary Gavin Williamson

Gavin Williamson

London (Reuters) : Britons who have joined the Islamic State militant group in Syria and Iraq should be hunted down and killed, Britain’s new defence secretary said. Gavin Williamson said that Britons who had gone to Syria or Iraq to fight for Islamic State hated what Britain stands for, and that air strikes could be used against the estimated 270 British

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Islamic State plans ‘spectacular attacks’ from desert

IS plans 'spectacular attacks' from desert

Islamic State is no longer considered a military threat, but there are fears militants are plotting “spectacular attacks” in the Iraqi and Syrian deserts. Sydney : Australian fighter jets attacking Islamic State in the Middle East might soon run out of targets to strike. The US-led coalition fighting IS no longer considers the group a combat threat, despite fears militants

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Hadiya’s ‘husband’ was in touch with Islamic State men before their marriage : NIA

Hadiya's 'husband' was in touch with IS men before their marriage: NIA

New Delhi : ‘Husband’ of Akhila Asokan alias Hadiya, was allegedly in touch with two key chargesheeted accused in ISIS (Islamic State) Omar-al-Hindi case, Manseed and P Safvan, via a closed Facebook group comprising activists of Popular Front of India (PFI)’s political arm SDPI as well as a popular messaging application, during the months preceding his marriage to Hadiya, an

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Iraqi army destroys Islamic State camp in Anbar province

Iraqi army destroys Islamic State camp in Anbar province

Baghdad : The Iraqi army destroyed on Tuesday an Islamic State camp south of Ar-Rutbah town in Anbar, a military commander said. “The army’s 1st brigade destroyed an IS camp at a desert area near Ar-Rutbah town in Anbar,” Commander of Anbar Operations Major General Mahmoud al-Falahi told DijlahTv on Tuesday. “The camp included a booby-trapped vehicle, explosive charges and

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Islamic State threat to Sabarimala pilgrims : Railway Police

Islamic State threat to Sabarimala pilgrims: Railway cops

A senior railway official confirmed that the GRP had handed over a letter in this regard. Kochi : The Government Railway Police (GRP) has issued an alert about “possible threat” of extremist outfits targeting passengers, especially Sabari pilgrims, at railway stations across the state and handed over a letter to the railway authorities seeking strict monitoring to ensure foolproof security.

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Para-Military Forces kill 3 Islamic State suicide bombers in Hawija

PMFs kill 3 Islamic State suicide bombers in Hawija

Hawija : Iraqi paramilitary forces killed on Friday three Islamic State suicide bombers in southwest Kirkuk before perpetrating an attack on civilians. PMF media said the militants, wearing explosive belts, were killed at al-Rashad area in Hawija, a former Islamic State bastion, southwest of Kirkuk. Iraqi forces declared the recapture of Hawija from Islamic State early October. Iraq declared the

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Indian Government takes note of reports of ISIS claiming attack in Kashmir

Govt takes note of reports of ISIS claiming attack in Kashmir

Union minister Jitendra Singh says future course of action would be adopted after taking an appropriate view on Islamic State’s claim of a Kashmir attack Jammu : The Centre has taken note of reports about global terror group Islamic State (ISIS) claiming an attack in the Kashmir Valley that left a police officer dead, Union minister Jitendra Singh said adding

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ISIS’ first attack in India? Islamic State claims responsibility for attack in Kashmir’s Zakura

ISIS' first attack in India? Daesh claims responsibility for attack in Kashmir's Zakura

Srinagar : Amaq News Agency of Islamic State has claimed that they carried the attack in Zakura area of Srinagar on November 17. A police sub-inspector was killed and an SPO was injured in the attack. In the retaliatory action, one militant Mugees Ahmad Mir was also killed and another captured by the security forces. Amaq News Agency is considered

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