Egypt's Sinai: At least 47 fighters, 5 troops killed in battle

2019-05-16 19:04

Forty-seven fighters and five Egyptian soldiers were killed during Egypt's ongoing military offensive in the restive Sinai Peninsula, where it is fighting Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant.

Iraq excludes 45 000 children born under ISIS rule - charity

2019-05-01 07:34

An estimated 45 000 children in Iraq who were born under the rule of the Islamic State group are being excluded from society because the government denies them documentation and ID papers, an international charity said.

Iraqi women, children bear the burden of ISIS legacy

2019-04-24 15:12

Thousands of Iraqi families bear the burden of guilt because of choices their male relatives made under ISIS.

After ISIS war, Iraq seeks to reclaim status in Arab world

2019-04-16 05:43

After decades of conflict, Iraq is seeking to reclaim a leadership role and status in the Arab world with a centrist policy and a determination among the country's top leaders to maintain good relations with both Iran and the United States.

Driver sentenced to life for ramming 17 people in Australia

2019-03-29 10:08

An Islamic State group sympathiser who rammed a car into pedestrians on a busy Australian city sidewalk, killing one person and injuring 16 others, has been sentenced to life in prison.

Timeline of the rise and fall of the Islamic State group

2019-03-24 18:07

The Islamic State group erupted from the chaos of Syria and Iraq's conflicts and swiftly did what no Islamic militant group had done before, conquering a giant stretch of territory and declaring itself a "caliphate."

Father of UK teen who joined IS says don't scrap citizenship

2019-03-06 18:54

The father of a British teenager who ran away to join the Islamic State group in Syria says his daughter's citizenship should not be revoked and that she should return to the UK and be punished if it was determined she had committed a crime.

WATCH: Husband of ISIS bride Shamima Begum: We made a mistake

2019-03-04 16:36

Shamima Begum's Dutch husband says he wants to return to the Netherlands with her and their newborn son.

German police detain 2 in alleged Islamic extremist plot

2019-02-22 09:18

German prosecutors say a German-Moroccan couple has been arrested in central Germany on charges they were planning an Islamic extremist attack.

More than 150 ISIS militants handed over to Iraq from Syria

2019-02-22 05:33

An Iraqi security official says the US-backed Syrian forces fighting the Islamic State group in Syria have handed over more than 150 Iraqi members of the group to Iraq.


Malaysia foils ISIS-linked plot, seizes explosives

2019-05-13 17:36

Malaysian police say they have arrested four militants linked to the Islamic State group who were in possession of explosives and planned to attack non-Muslim places of worship.

With churches shut after bombs, Sri Lankans hear Mass on TV

2019-04-28 14:25

Sri Lanka's Catholics awoke to celebrate Mass in their homes by a televised broadcast as churches across the island nation shut over fears of militant attacks.

Sri Lanka attacks show Islamic State influence outlives caliphate

2019-04-24 07:09

The devastating bomb attacks in Sri Lanka, claimed by Islamic State jihadists, show that the influence of the group's extremist ideology remains dangerously intact even after the collapse of its so-called caliphate in Iraq and Syria, experts say.

Iraq arrests Mosul ferry owners after deadly disaster

2019-03-31 18:08

Officials say owners of the ferry that capsized in Mosul have been arrested along with the engineers who certified the vessel.

Egypt refers 28 to court on charges of joining ISIS, al-Qaeda

2019-03-25 19:53

Egyptian prosecutors have referred 28 terror suspects in two separate cases to court on charges of joining local affiliates of the Islamic State group and al-Qaeda.

WATCH: US-backed Syrian force attacks ISIS enclave

2019-03-11 09:14

US-backed Syrian forces launched an assault against the final Islamic State enclave in eastern Syria on Sunday, aiming to wipe out the last vestige of its self-declared "caliphate" that once spanned a third of Iraq and Syria.

ISIS-backed Boko Haram faction may have new chief

2019-03-06 07:18

The leader of an Islamic State-backed faction of Boko Haram may have been replaced, sources say, against a backdrop of speculation as to his fate - and the group's future direction.

Alabama woman who joined Islamic State sues to return to US

2019-02-22 12:45

The father of an Alabama woman who joined the Islamic State has filed suit against the Trump administration seeking to allow her return to the United States.

US-backed Syria force hands back to Iraq 130 ISIS jihadists

2019-02-22 07:17

US-backed Syrian forces have handed over to Iraq 130 Iraqi members of the Islamic State group who were detained in Syria, an Iraqi military spokesperson says.

Trump bars US-born woman who joined ISIS in Syria from returning home

2019-02-21 12:32

President Donald Trump has said he is barring a US-born former Islamic State propagandist from returning home, making the highly unusual case that she is not a US citizen.

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