Abu Dhabi module recruited nine Indians for Islamic State, sent some to Syria: NIA probe

Abu Dhabi module recruited nine Indians for Islamic State, sent some to Syria

The tracking of Damudi’s online and offline activities showed that he was influencing youths on radical Islam and was in touch with the Armar brothers from Bhatkal. Bengaluru : An Abu Dhabi module of the Islamic State — comprising three Indian youths — recruited eight men from Tamil Nadu and one from Telangana, and even sent some of them to

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Islamic State attacks Syria’s Deir al-Zor city, dozens dead – monitor

Islamic State attacks Syria's Deir al-Zor city, dozens dead

Beirut (Reuters): Islamic State militants launched their biggest attack in months on government-held areas of the Syrian city of Deir al-Zor on Saturday, leaving dozens dead, a war monitor said. At least six large explosions rocked the city as the militants clashed with government forces, the British-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reported. Syrian government warplanes hit back against Islamic

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Islamic State video shows kids executing PKK informants

Islamic State video shows kids executing PKK informants

Baghdad : A new appalling Islamic State video has featured children members of the extremist group executing three Syrian Kurdish groups collaborators in an abandoned funfair in the city of Deir Azzour. The children, who belong to IS’s so-called “Cubs of the Caliphate”, the oldest of whom appears to be thirteen years old, are shown wearing army-style camouflages. An adult

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U.S. coalition says senior Islamic State commander Kuwaiti killed in Syria

U.S. coalition says senior Islamic State commander Kuwaiti killed in Syria

Raqqa : One of Islamic State’s top commanders in Syria has been killed in a U.S.-led coalition air strike, the coalition’s spokesman said on Thursday, corroborating an earlier report. Abu Jandal al-Kuwaiti, a member of Islamic State’s war committee, was killed on Monday by the Tabqa Dam, a strategic objective in northern Syria near Raqqa city, the jihadists’ main stronghold

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Islamic State lures the poor and the prosperous from 50 countries to build terrorist army

Islamic State lures the poor and the prosperous from 50 countries to build terrorist army

Washington : The Islamic State drew far more fighters from far more countries than its predecessor, a steady flow from far-flung global regions that helps explain the terrorists’ commitment to mass murder and destruction once they arrived to create a ballyhooed promised land. The Islamic State recruit rosters were filled with not just the poor and abandoned but the educated

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