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# isis - Saturday 14 October, 2017

Isis fighters surrender as their stronghold is set to fall
# Raqa
# Raqa

Isis fighters surrender as their stronghold is set to fall

Oct 14th 2017, 1:29 PM 18,016 Views 51 Comments

The city’s loss would be the latest in a string of heavy blows for IS.

# isis - Thursday 12 October, 2017

British 'White Widow' Isis recruiter 'killed in US drone strike'
# Raqqa
# Raqqa

British 'White Widow' Isis recruiter 'killed in US drone strike'

Oct 12th 2017, 7:51 AM 40,306 Views 97 Comments

Sally Jones used social media to recruit women to Islamic State and offered practical advice on how to travel to Syria.

# isis - Saturday 7 October, 2017

Undercover FBI agent helped foil bomb plot in Times Square
# Islamic State
# Islamic State

Undercover FBI agent helped foil bomb plot in Times Square

Oct 7th 2017, 2:24 PM 21,261 Views 0 Comments

The men in question also allegedly planned to target concerts in New York.

# isis - Monday 18 September, 2017

Iraq is set to deport 500 Isis brides
# Islamic State
# Islamic State

Iraq is set to deport 500 Isis brides

Sep 18th 2017, 5:32 PM 27,080 Views 41 Comments

The women were captured along with 800 children.

# isis - 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 15,905 Views 44 Comments

IS jihadists overran Tal Afar in June 2014.

# isis - Friday 18 August, 2017

Spain terror attacks: A timeline of events
# Terror
# Terror

Spain terror attacks: A timeline of events

Aug 18th 2017, 10:58 AM 20,901 Views 58 Comments

Police are investigating a Spanish-based terror cell.

# isis - Monday 14 August, 2017

The number of hate groups in the US has been on the rise since 2014
# Xenophobia
# Xenophobia

The number of hate groups in the US has been on the rise since 2014

Aug 14th 2017, 10:56 PM 8,906 Views 92 Comments

President Trump denounced “evil” racism, bigotry and hatred during a speech today.

# isis - Monday 7 August, 2017

Israel to close Al-Jazeera offices over 'incitement of violence'
# Closed
# Closed

Israel to close Al-Jazeera offices over 'incitement of violence'

Aug 7th 2017, 10:07 AM 9,474 Views 173 Comments

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu accused the Arab satellite news broadcaster of incitement.

# isis - Friday 4 August, 2017

Australia plane plot: Bomb plan was 'directed by senior Isis commander'
# Thwarted
# Thwarted

Australia plane plot: Bomb plan was 'directed by senior Isis commander'

Aug 4th 2017, 7:24 AM 8,360 Views 0 Comments

Police say they also foiled a second alleged plot involving a “chemical dispersion device”.

# isis - Thursday 3 August, 2017

'I didn't want to know how chaotic it was going to be... If I had, maybe I wouldn't have gone'
# Saving Mosul
# Saving Mosul

'I didn't want to know how chaotic it was going to be... If I had, maybe I wouldn't have gone'

Aug 3rd 2017, 6:00 AM 28,436 Views 6 Comments

John Reilly talks to TheJournal.ie after his trip to Mosul directly after the siege.

# isis - Tuesday 11 July, 2017

'ISIS welded our doors shut and rigged them with bombs' - The civilians in the battle for Mosul
# Liberation
# Liberation

'ISIS welded our doors shut and rigged them with bombs' - The civilians in the battle for Mosul

Jul 11th 2017, 6:09 AM 10,257 Views 11 Comments

IS-controlled areas in west Mosul became more and more crowded with civilians.

# isis - Sunday 9 July, 2017

Iraq declares victory over ISIS after months-long battle in Mosul
# Victory
# Victory

Iraq declares victory over ISIS after months-long battle in Mosul

Jul 9th 2017, 7:56 PM 13,444 Views 24 Comments

Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi’s office said he was in “liberated” Mosul.

# isis - Thursday 6 July, 2017

20,000 civilians in 'extreme danger' as Isis fighters cling on in Mosul
# Digging In
# Digging In

20,000 civilians in 'extreme danger' as Isis fighters cling on in Mosul

Jul 6th 2017, 3:25 PM 6,202 Views 21 Comments

In neighbouring Syria, US-backed forces are facing fierce resistance from IS.

# isis - Monday 26 June, 2017

'You will be held accountable Trump': ISIS sympathisers hack US government websites
# Islamic State
# Islamic State

'You will be held accountable Trump': ISIS sympathisers hack US government websites

Jun 26th 2017, 10:15 AM 24,177 Views 26 Comments

The messages were written in gold lettering against a black backdrop.

# isis - Thursday 22 June, 2017

Isis has blown up the mosque where its own leader declared himself 'caliph'
# Destruction
# Destruction

Isis has blown up the mosque where its own leader declared himself 'caliph'

Jun 22nd 2017, 6:57 AM 20,547 Views 16 Comments

Jihadists also destroyed an iconic, leaning minaret.

# isis - Wednesday 14 June, 2017

British man who intended to join IS jailed for 6 years
# Radicalised
# Radicalised

British man who intended to join IS jailed for 6 years

Jun 14th 2017, 10:59 PM 14,114 Views 121 Comments

The 24-year-old pleaded guilty at the Old Bailey last month.

# isis - 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.

# isis - Wednesday 7 June, 2017

Duterte tells soldiers to 'crush enemy' as Islamic State tightens grip on city
# Philippines
# Philippines

Duterte tells soldiers to 'crush enemy' as Islamic State tightens grip on city

Jun 7th 2017, 9:14 AM 18,346 Views 26 Comments

“When I say crush them, you have to destroy everything, including lives.”

# isis - Monday 5 June, 2017

Islamic State claims responsibility for London Bridge terror attack
# Borough Market
# Borough Market

Islamic State claims responsibility for London Bridge terror attack

Jun 5th 2017, 7:08 AM 21,548 Views 55 Comments

The so-called ‘Islamic State’ says it was behind the attack that killed seven people and critically wounded 21.

Tributes paid to those injured and killed in London terrorist attack
# Chrissy Archibald
# Chrissy Archibald

Tributes paid to those injured and killed in London terrorist attack

Jun 5th 2017, 1:30 AM 43,338 Views 23 Comments

Off-duty officers and a business editor are among the injured.

# isis - Thursday 1 June, 2017

ISIS 'claims responsibility' after gunfire reported at casino complex in Philippine capital
# Philippines
# Philippines

ISIS 'claims responsibility' after gunfire reported at casino complex in Philippine capital

Jun 1st 2017, 8:39 PM 14,639 Views 33 Comments

No fatalities have been reported so far.

Philippines kills 10 of its own soldiers in airstrike meant to hit ISIS
# Islamic State
# Islamic State

Philippines kills 10 of its own soldiers in airstrike meant to hit ISIS

Jun 1st 2017, 7:13 AM 9,679 Views 12 Comments

Security forces have been battling militants in Marawi, a major Muslim city in the predominantly Catholic country.

# isis - Wednesday 31 May, 2017

'They will never come up alive unless they surrender': Filipino troops have ISIS cornered
# Battle Lines
# Battle Lines

'They will never come up alive unless they surrender': Filipino troops have ISIS cornered

May 31st 2017, 2:40 PM 22,773 Views 19 Comments

The army says it has killed at least 89 ISIS fighters as they take back territory from the militants in Marawi.

# isis - Monday 29 May, 2017

IS-linked militants have taken parts of a Philippine city and have been killing women and children
# Under Siege
# Under Siege

IS-linked militants have taken parts of a Philippine city and have been killing women and children

May 29th 2017, 10:06 AM 28,314 Views 42 Comments

There are fears for those trapped in the city of Marawi.

# isis - Friday 26 May, 2017

Irish Muslim accused of funding ISIS refused bail
# High Court
# High Court

Irish Muslim accused of funding ISIS refused bail

May 26th 2017, 6:36 PM 19,184 Views 0 Comments

The judge said the refusal was necessary.

# isis - Wednesday 24 May, 2017

'It is just reckless': US army lost track of $1bn worth of arms and military equipment in Middle East
# LOST IN TRANSIT
# LOST IN TRANSIT

'It is just reckless': US army lost track of $1bn worth of arms and military equipment in Middle East

May 24th 2017, 10:57 AM 19,678 Views 50 Comments

An audit received by Amnesty International found failings in how equipment was logged and monitored.

# isis - Tuesday 9 May, 2017

Ireland and the Islamic State: Man released without charge after arrest for terror offences
# Islamic Terror
# Islamic Terror

Ireland and the Islamic State: Man released without charge after arrest for terror offences

May 9th 2017, 8:30 AM 23,110 Views 107 Comments

Two men were arrested yesterday in Dublin, suspected of assisting the financing of the Islamic State terror group.

# isis - Monday 8 May, 2017

ISIS leader in Afghanistan killed as terror group's stranglehold on country loosens
# 'annihilated'
# 'annihilated'

ISIS leader in Afghanistan killed as terror group's stranglehold on country loosens

May 8th 2017, 4:38 PM 9,754 Views 17 Comments

Abdul Hasib ordered the attack on a military hospital in March when assailants stabbed bedridden patients and threw grenades into wards.

# isis - Sunday 7 May, 2017

Garda Special Detective Unit carrying out surveillance operations on suspected ISIS threats
# Terrorism In Ireland
# Terrorism In Ireland

Garda Special Detective Unit carrying out surveillance operations on suspected ISIS threats

May 7th 2017, 12:05 AM 55,491 Views 157 Comments

Officers are aware of a number of business fronts they suspect are laundering money for Islamic State jihadists.

# isis - Tuesday 2 May, 2017

FBI translator married Islamic State fighter she was hired to spy on
# Islamic State
# Islamic State

FBI translator married Islamic State fighter she was hired to spy on

May 2nd 2017, 8:17 PM 33,971 Views 39 Comments

According to CNN, he was Denis Cuspert, a notorious ex-rapper.

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 12,401 Views 16 Comments

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

# isis - Tuesday 18 April, 2017

Tom Clonan: We need to talk about how unprepared we are for a terror attack
# Opinion
# Opinion

Tom Clonan: We need to talk about how unprepared we are for a terror attack

Apr 18th 2017, 8:30 PM 818 Views 124 Comments

“In the new reality, the ordinary police on duty, or Gardai, will be required to close down such attacks.”

Guns, an IS flag and 3kg of explosives found as French police foil terror plot
# Marseille
# Marseille

Guns, an IS flag and 3kg of explosives found as French police foil terror plot

Apr 18th 2017, 7:13 PM 12,765 Views 31 Comments

Two men were arrested just days before the first round of France’s presidential election.

# isis - Saturday 15 April, 2017

Isis death toll from 'Mother Of All Bombs' reaches 90
# Death Toll
# Death Toll

Isis death toll from 'Mother Of All Bombs' reaches 90

Apr 15th 2017, 9:42 AM 37,223 Views 133 Comments

The bomb was dropped on Thursday.

# isis - Friday 14 April, 2017

Massive US bomb 'killed 36 ISIS fighters and destroyed tunnel network'
# Mother Of All Bombs
# Mother Of All Bombs

Massive US bomb 'killed 36 ISIS fighters and destroyed tunnel network'

Apr 14th 2017, 7:26 AM 27,021 Views 51 Comments

The Afghan presidential palace said precautions were taken to avoid civilian casualties.

# isis - Thursday 13 April, 2017

US drops biggest non-nuclear bomb in Afghanistan
# Mother Of All Bombs
# Mother Of All Bombs

US drops biggest non-nuclear bomb in Afghanistan

Apr 13th 2017, 5:59 PM 46,347 Views 125 Comments

It’s the second attack they’ve launched this week.

# isis - Monday 10 April, 2017

State of emergency declared as Egypt is warned of 'long and painful' war against jihadists
# Double Bombing
# Double Bombing

State of emergency declared as Egypt is warned of 'long and painful' war against jihadists

Apr 10th 2017, 7:13 AM 14,255 Views 28 Comments

At least 44 people were killed in two church bombings yesterday.

# isis - Saturday 8 April, 2017

US-led air strike near ISIS-held city kills 15 civilians in Syria
# Raqa
# Raqa

US-led air strike near ISIS-held city kills 15 civilians in Syria

Apr 8th 2017, 1:54 PM 13,909 Views 48 Comments

More than 320,000 people have been killed in Syria since the conflict began with anti-government demonstrations in March 2011.

# isis - Wednesday 29 March, 2017

US says civilian casualties in Mosul were 'an unintentional accident of war'
# Airstrikes
# Airstrikes

US says civilian casualties in Mosul were 'an unintentional accident of war'

Mar 29th 2017, 10:21 AM 5,966 Views 38 Comments

Hundreds of thousands of civilians are still inside west Mosul, caught up in deadly fighting between Islamic State and Iraqi forces.

# isis - Thursday 23 March, 2017

Islamic State claims responsibility for the Westminster attack
# Terror Attack
# Terror Attack

Islamic State claims responsibility for the Westminster attack

Mar 23rd 2017, 12:35 PM 39,134 Views 85 Comments

Britain will not raise its terror threat level after the attack.