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# daesh - Sunday 10 February, 2019

US-backed Syrian forces 'push forward' against 'caliphate' in eastern Syria
# Islamic State
# Islamic State

US-backed Syrian forces 'push forward' against 'caliphate' in eastern Syria

Feb 10th 2019, 12:45 PM 9,678 Views 28 Comments

A Syrian Democratic Forces field commander said his fighters were battling their way forwards this morning.

# daesh - Thursday 25 January, 2018

London man found guilty of encouraging jihadi terrorism through YouTube videos
# Terror
# Terror

London man found guilty of encouraging jihadi terrorism through YouTube videos

Jan 25th 2018, 10:50 AM 10,034 Views 42 Comments

Gary Staples, aged 50, created seven videos consisting of photo slideshows depicting terror incidents.

# daesh - Monday 8 January, 2018

Couple were 'preparing to carry out chemical and bomb attacks in UK'
# Dating Site
# Dating Site

Couple were 'preparing to carry out chemical and bomb attacks in UK'

Jan 8th 2018, 10:59 PM 40,174 Views 0 Comments

The couple, who met on a dating site, support the so-called Islamic State, a London court was told.

# daesh - Sunday 20 August, 2017

Attack launched on one of Islamic State's last strongholds in Iraq
# Tal Afar
# Tal Afar

Attack launched on one of Islamic State's last strongholds in Iraq

Aug 20th 2017, 1:31 PM 15,906 Views 44 Comments

IS jihadists overran Tal Afar in June 2014.

# daesh - Sunday 11 June, 2017

Airstrikes or minefields: The deadly choice facing Raqqa’s 300,000 residents
# Syria
# Syria

Airstrikes or minefields: The deadly choice facing Raqqa’s 300,000 residents

Jun 11th 2017, 6:30 AM 7,050 Views 14 Comments

US-backed forces are advancing on Raqqa – a stronghold of the so-called Islamic State.

# daesh - Tuesday 2 May, 2017

ISIS cyber criminal who hid USB drive in cufflinks sentenced to 8 years in prison
# Wales
# Wales

ISIS cyber criminal who hid USB drive in cufflinks sentenced to 8 years in prison

May 2nd 2017, 5:40 PM 12,404 Views 16 Comments

Samata Allah was alleged to have assisted IS in spreading its propaganda online.

# daesh - Sunday 19 February, 2017

350,000 children trapped in Mosul faced with grim choices as 'most brutal fighting yet' begins
# Serious Dangers
# Serious Dangers

350,000 children trapped in Mosul faced with grim choices as 'most brutal fighting yet' begins

Feb 19th 2017, 1:02 PM 9,853 Views 22 Comments

Iraqi forces have launched an offensive against Islamic State in the contested town of Mosul.

# daesh - Thursday 16 February, 2017

IS claims responsibility as two separate bombings kill at least 122 in Pakistan and Iraq
# Terror Attacks
# Terror Attacks

IS claims responsibility as two separate bombings kill at least 122 in Pakistan and Iraq

Feb 16th 2017, 7:10 PM 7,958 Views 15 Comments

A Pakistani shrine was targeted, and a car bomb exploded in Baghdad today.

# daesh - Saturday 4 February, 2017

'Do you speak Arabic?': How the US bungled its online fight against IS
# Propaganda War
# Propaganda War

'Do you speak Arabic?': How the US bungled its online fight against IS

Feb 4th 2017, 8:15 PM 22,738 Views 12 Comments

The US security programme dealing with IS online is beset with “incompetence, cronyism and flawed data”.

# daesh - Wednesday 28 December, 2016

Syria's proxy war: 'The Irish government must call in the US and Russian ambassadors'
# Syrian Conflict
# Syrian Conflict

Syria's proxy war: 'The Irish government must call in the US and Russian ambassadors'

Dec 28th 2016, 7:00 PM 361 Views 63 Comments

The Syrian conflict can be solved but it will be by peacemaking, not more war, writes Jim Roche.

# daesh - Friday 7 October, 2016

IS recruits are more educated than you might think, according to a world study
# Islamic State
# Islamic State

IS recruits are more educated than you might think, according to a world study

Oct 7th 2016, 6:05 AM 10,741 Views 78 Comments

The study aimed to identify socioeconomic traits that might explain why some are drawn to the Syria-based extremist group.

# daesh - Tuesday 13 September, 2016

Dialogue is the only way to deal with the irreligious hatred of Islamic State, says the Dalai Lama
# Daesh
# Daesh

Dialogue is the only way to deal with the irreligious hatred of Islamic State, says the Dalai Lama

Sep 13th 2016, 8:09 PM 11,348 Views 71 Comments

The Buddhist spiritual leader also said Europe should educate for the children of hundreds of thousands of refugees, mainly from the war-torn Middle East, to help them go home rebuild their countries.

# daesh - Sunday 27 March, 2016

Police use water cannon on right-wing protesters at Brussels victims' shrine
# Hooligans
# Hooligans

Police use water cannon on right-wing protesters at Brussels victims' shrine

Mar 27th 2016, 7:44 PM 28,417 Views 111 Comments

“This is our home” and “The state, Daesh accomplice,” the hooligans shouted.

# daesh - Monday 28 December, 2015

Iraqi forces just scored a major victory against Islamic State
# FALL OF RAMADI
# FALL OF RAMADI

Iraqi forces just scored a major victory against Islamic State

Dec 28th 2015, 7:37 AM 15,289 Views 28 Comments

IS fighters have abandoned Ramadi.

# daesh - Wednesday 9 December, 2015

Soldier who lost leg in Iraq tells those with anti-Muslim sentiment to "get a grip"
# Well Said
# Well Said

Soldier who lost leg in Iraq tells those with anti-Muslim sentiment to "get a grip"

Dec 9th 2015, 10:54 AM 20,592 Views 114 Comments

Chris Herbert is not impressed with the recent perceived rise in Islamophobia in the western world.

# daesh - Sunday 6 December, 2015

'They're a death cult, we're a life cult' - Bono tells CNN the difference between Islamic State and U2
# Paris
# Paris

'They're a death cult, we're a life cult' - Bono tells CNN the difference between Islamic State and U2

Dec 6th 2015, 1:58 PM 28,191 Views 117 Comments

The singer also shared a song he had written about Paris.

# daesh - Thursday 19 November, 2015

Islamic State group says it executed Norwegian and Chinese hostages
# Terrorism
# Terrorism

Islamic State group says it executed Norwegian and Chinese hostages

Nov 19th 2015, 9:05 AM 21,106 Views 32 Comments

Photos of two bodies which appeared to be those of the men featured in the English-language magazine Dabiq.

# daesh - Monday 27 October, 2014

Opinion: Welcome to the new normal – global instability
# New World Order
# New World Order

Opinion: Welcome to the new normal – global instability

Oct 27th 2014, 8:15 AM 138 Views 40 Comments

From the rise of extremist groups in the Middle East, to conflict on the fringes of Europe, it’s clear the world is entering a new age of international relations.