20 killed in Islamic State suicide bomb, gun attack on Kabul Shia mosque

20 killed in Islamic State suicide bomb, gun attack on Kabul Shia mosque

Gunmen stormed Imam Zaman mosque in the Afghan capital, Kabul while worshippers were at Friday prayers. Kabul : A suicide bomb and gun attack claimed by the Islamic State group on a Shia mosque in Kabul killed 20 people and wounded scores more Friday, officials said, the latest assault to highlight deteriorating security in Afghanistan. Gunshots and explosions could be

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Islamic State burn 8, including infant, for escaping Hawija

Islamic State burn 8, including infant, for escaping Hawija

Hawija : Islamic State militants burned to death eight civilians, including an infant, for attempting to flee the group’s stronghold in southwestern Kirkuk. A security source told Alsumaria News on Thursday that the militants had arrested the eight civilians, including two parents and their enfant, before the execution. The victims were heading to al-Alam region in neighboring Salahuddin province, according

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Islamic State praises Barcelona terrorists, threatens more attacks in Spain

Islamic State praises Barcelona terrorists, threatens more attacks in Spain

Baghdad : The Islamic State (IS) has threatened to carry out more attacks in Spain if the country does not withdraw from an international coalition battling the terror group in the Middle East. The extremists made the announcement in a video entitled ‘The Conquest of Barcelona’ released on Wednesday. It featured two men speaking in Spanish, reports Efe news. One

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Iraqi police say killed 50 Islamic State members in Tal Afar

Iraqi police say killed 50 Islamic State members in Tal Afar

Tal Afar : Iraqi Federal Police service said Thursday its troops killed 50 Islamic State members during operations to recapture one district in the town of Tal Afar, the group’s last bastion in Nineveh province. The service’s chief, Lt. Gen. Shaker Jawdat, said the militants were killed while the forces cleared the Kefah al-Shamali (northern) district west of Tal Afar.

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Libya : Islamic State beheads eleven including nine soldiers

Islamic State beheads 11 in Libya

Cairo : Eleven people, including nine members of Libya’s eastern forces, had their heads cut off in an attack by Islamic State militants in central Libya, a spokesman for the eastern forces said. “Nine soldiers and two civilians were decapitated when the terrorist Daesh group attacked Fugha checkpoint in Jufra area this morning,” the spokesman said, using the Arabic acronym

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