WATCH | Jaw-dropping footage shows US warplanes bomb ISIS 'island'

2019-09-11 14:58

The US Air Force have shown off a jaw-dropping video which shows them bombing what they say is a "Daesh infested island".

WATCH | Teen blinded under ISIS rule in Iraq realises radio dream

2019-08-24 19:52

During Islamic State's control of Mosul, an Iraqi teenager lost her eyesight due to lack of medical access. But the setback did not dent the perseverance she needed to become a presenter at a local radio station.

Two Somali refugees charged with plans to join Islamic State group

2019-07-30 21:37

The US Justice Department announced the arrest of two refugees from Somalia who were allegedly planning to travel to Egypt to join the Islamic State group.

200 corpses found in mass grave in Syria's Raqa - official

2019-07-03 20:12

Two hundred corpses, including those of people believed to have been executed by the Islamic State group, were found near the Syrian city of Raqa, a local official and a war monitor said.

Two women, 6 children from ISIS families repatriated to US: Syria Kurds

2019-06-06 07:07

Two American women and six children from families of suspected Islamic State group members have been repatriated to the United States in the latest transfers from a crowded camp in Syria.

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.


Syria Kurds hand over three ISIS-linked children to Nigeria

2019-09-05 17:32

Kurdish authorities in northeast Syria has handed over three siblings linked with the Islamic State group to Nigeria, the first such repatriation to the African country, an official says.

ISIS 'resurging' in Syria as US pulls troops: watchdog

2019-08-08 05:40

The Islamic State jihadist group is 'resurging' in Syria even as the United States withdrew troops, and is solidifying its insurgent capabilities in neighbouring Iraq, a Defence Department watchdog says.

Australia to bar return of citizens who fought for Islamic State

2019-07-24 05:17

Australia is poised to bar its citizens who have fought for the Islamic State militant group from returning home for up to two years, under new laws discussed in parliament.

Murdered hiker lawyers list 'failures' of Morocco state

2019-06-28 09:07

Lawyers for the family of a Danish hiker murdered last year in Morocco said say that authorities had failed to monitor the activities of some suspects before the killing.

HRW condemns France 'outsourcing' of ISIS trials to Iraq

2019-06-01 09:32

Human Rights Watch has condemned France's "outsourcing" of trials of Islamic State group suspects to "abusive justice systems", after seven of its nationals have this week been sentenced to death in 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.

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