Islamic State e-book released to home-school ‘lone wolves’

Islamic State e-book released to home-school ‘lone wolves’

Turkish-language manual wants to up tempo attacks Istanbul : Islamic State’s Turkish franchise has released a how-to e-book for terrorist amateurs that seeks to increase the frequency of attacks and the range of targets in the West. The first-of-a-kind “Lone Wolf’s Handbook,” written in Turkish, gives detailed instructions for burning parked cars, setting forest fires, setting traps for highway accidents,

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Turkey detains 37 Islamic State suspects, Syrian carrying explosives at border

Turkey detains 37 Islamic State suspects, Syrian carrying explosives at border

Ankara : Turkish police detained 37 Islamic State suspects in anti-terror operations in provinces across Turkey, media said on Wednesday, while officials said another suspect was held carrying more than 5 kg (11 lb) of explosives at the border with Syria. The governor’s office in the southern province of Hatay said the Syrian citizen was caught on Tuesday trying to

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Islamic State video claims PM Narendra Modi, others working against Muslims’ interests

Islamic State video claims PM Narendra Modi, others working against Muslims’ interests

The video, titled Cross Shield, called for attacks on Turkey New Delhi : In a 19-minute long video released by terror group Islamic State, PM Narendra Modi among other leaders has been portrayed as someone who is working against the interests of Muslims. The video, titled Cross Shield, called for attacks on Turkey as it showed Turkish President Recep Erdogan

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Twenty Islamic State militants killed in Turkish-backed Syria operation – Army

Twenty Islamic State militants killed in Turkish-backed Syria operation

Raqqa : Turkish warplanes killed 20 Islamic State fighters and destroyed seven buildings and one defensive position used by the militants over the last 24 hours in its operations in northern Syria, Turkey’s military said on Thursday. The Turkish army and Syrian rebel forces launched the “Euphrates Shield” operation to push the jihadists and a Kurdish militia away from its

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Turkey detains 81 mostly foreigners on suspected Islamic State links

In this photo taken on Friday, Sept. 2, 2016, A Turkish tank heads to the Syrian border, in Karkamis, Turkey. Turkish troops and allied Syrian rebels expelled the Islamic State group from the last strip of territory it controlled along the Syrian-Turkish border on Sunday, effectively sealing the extremists' self-styled caliphate off from the outside world, Turkey's state-run news agency reported.(Ismail Coskun/IHA via AP)

Istanbul : Turkish authorities detained 81 people, most of them foreigners, on Thursday on suspicion of planning to travel illegally to join Islamic State militants in Iraq and Syria, the privately-owned Dogan news agency said. It said 21 of those detained were suspected of being senior figures in the Islamic State network, while 60 were foreign nationals. It said the

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Turkish police detain more than 20 Islamic State suspects : report

Turkish police detain more than 20 Islamic State suspects

Istanbul : Turkish police have detained more than 20 Islamic State suspects, including a Syrian man believed to be organising an attack in Istanbul, a local newspaper reported. Police arrested the man, identified as Ali al-Aggal and codenamed Azzov, believed to be the IS group’s organiser of Turkey attacks, in an operation in the Turkish capital Ankara, Haber-Turk newspaper reported.

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Turkey expects to eliminate Islamic State threat quickly : Minister Efkan Ala

Turkey expects to eliminate Islamic State threat quickly: minister

Istanbul : Turkey expects to swiftly eliminate the threat from Islamic State after launching an operation with U.S.-led coalition forces to sweep militants out of the Syrian border town of Jarablus, Interior Minister Efkan Ala said on Wednesday. He told Anadolu Agency that Turkish authorities had evacuated residents from the Turkish border town of Karkamis and six other villages as

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12 years old Islamic State suicide bomber attacks Turkey wedding party; 51 dead

Young Islamic State suicide bomber attacks Turkey wedding party; 51 dead

Istanbul : An Islamic State group suicide bomber as young as 12 years old attacked an outdoor Kurdish wedding party in southeastern Turkey, killing at least 51 people and wounding dozens of others, the Turkish president said Sunday. The bombing late Saturday in Gaziantep, near Turkey’s border with Syria, was the deadliest attack in Turkey this year. President Recep Tayyip

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