US-backed forces cut off last Islamic State (ISIS) escape route from Raqqa

US-backed forces cut off last ISIS escape route from Raqqa

This was the latest setback for the Islamic State. Beirut : US-backed forces cut off the last escape route for the Islamic State group from Raqa on Thursday, trapping the besieged jihadists inside their de facto Syrian capital. But IS fighters hit back with a counter-attack that included several suicide bombings against the Syrian Democratic Forces, an alliance of Kurdish

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New evidence shows deep Islamic State role in Bangladesh massacre

New evidence shows deep Islamic State role in Bangladesh massacre

Dhaka : Before Tamim Ahmed Chowdhury orchestrated Bangladesh’s worst militant attack, he sought and won approval for it from Islamic State. A Canadian of Bangladeshi origin, he was told by his contact in the militant group, Abu Terek Mohammad Tajuddin Kausar, to target foreigners, according to a senior police official who has seen communications between the two men. Chowdhury, located

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U.S. Embassy in India warns Americans of Islamic State attack threat

U.S. Embassy in India warns Americans of Islamic State attack threat

New Delhi (Reuters) : The U.S. Embassy in New Delhi issued a security message to American citizens in India on Tuesday to be vigilant following reports that Islamic State may be planning to attack targets there. “Recent Indian media reports indicate ISIL’s desire to attack targets in India,” the advisory said, warning of an increased threat to places frequented by

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ISIS Recruits Lone Wolf Stabbing Serial Killers, Calls For Knife Attacks To ‘Terrorize An Entire Nation’

ISIS Recruits Lone Wolf Stabbing Serial Killers, Calls For Knife Attacks To 'Terrorize An Entire Nation'

Middle East : ISIS has upped the ante for spreading terrorism in its name, using a propaganda magazine to call for lone wolf jihadists around the world to engage in serial knife attacks to kill and terrorize as many “disbelievers” as possible. The ISIS recruits that employ this tactic, they insist, will be more difficult for police to apprehend and,

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Islamic State beheads six of its own militants for revealing locations of top jihadi leaders to US-led coalition

Islamic State beheads six of its own militants for revealing locations of top jihadi leaders to US-led coalition

Duhok : The extremist group of Islamic State (ISIS) on Wednesday executed six of its own militants on charges of “treason”, after accusing them of leaking security information to the US-led coalition. Informed local sources told ARA News that ISIS has arrested six of its own security members of the al-Hisba department in the city of Mosul in Iraq’s northwestern

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