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# isis - Wednesday 6 April, 2016

Teenager who robbed shop so he could join Isis sentenced to jail

He has started to renounce radicalism.

# isis - Monday 4 April, 2016

Police find 45 kilos of ammunition in flat linked to a failed terror attack on France

French suspect Anis Bahri was arrested at the flat in Rotterdam on 27 March at France’s request.

# isis - Sunday 3 April, 2016

Islamic State has lost more territory today

Syrian troops have taken a key bastion.

The US could be preparing to send more troops into Syria

Washington has led an international coalition against the IS group in Iraq and Syria since August 2014.

# isis - Saturday 2 April, 2016

Mass grave found among ancient ruins taken from Islamic State

“They were executed either by beheading or by shooting,” the source said.

# isis - Monday 28 March, 2016

The ancient city of Palmyra could be restored in 5 years

“We could have completely lost Palmyra… The joy I feel is indescribable.”

# isis - Sunday 27 March, 2016

Canadian man arrested under terrorism charge while carrying a gun

If convicted, he could face a maximum of 10 years in prison.

Islamic State has been forced out of Palmyra in a 'major symbolic victory' for Syrian forces

The so-called caliphate took over the world heritage site and city in May 2015.

The Sun censured over claim that one in five Muslims support Isis

The story generated more than 3,000 complaints.

# isis - Saturday 26 March, 2016

Brussels March Against Fear cancelled amid security concerns

“We Belgian citizens have been attacked, in how we live, our customs, our rights, our liberty.”

Murder of Belgian man in charge of security at nuclear facility was "not linked to terror"

The man’s dog was also killed.

# isis - Friday 25 March, 2016

New pro-Islamic State propaganda video features Donald Trump

Experts say the “fanboy” video is an attempt to move attention away from the fact the extremist group is losing ground in the Middle East.

# isis - Tuesday 22 March, 2016

Tom Clonan: 'Islamic State will consider today’s attacks a great success'

Columnist Tom Clonan takes an in-depth look at the aftermath following today’s attacks in Brussels and what it means for security in Europe.

# isis - Monday 21 March, 2016

Man found guilty of war crime after posing for photo with decapitated head of IS fighter

Jebbar Salman Ammar, 29, had posted three images on Facebook of himself with the head of a fighter.

# isis - Saturday 19 March, 2016

British journalist 'mocks US' in latest Islamic State video

John Cantlie was kidnapped in November 2012.

# isis - Friday 18 March, 2016

Man allegedly threatened gardaí with bomb and 'said he was from Isis'

The incident took place late last night at Pearse Street Garda station.

# isis - Thursday 10 March, 2016

Stolen memory stick contains details of thousands of Islamic State fighters

The documents were given to Sky News, which has informed authorities about the haul.

# isis - Tuesday 8 March, 2016

Islamic State's stronghold is holding out against coalition forces

US Special Forces say they’ve currently no plans to take the de facto capital of Raqqa.

# isis - Monday 7 March, 2016

Two French teenage girls who attempted to go to Syria to join Isis returned home

The mother of one of the girls said she had caught her daughter trying to leave for Syria two years ago.

# isis - Saturday 5 March, 2016

Pope Francis condemns 'senseless and diabolical' terrorist attack on elderly care home

16 people were killed in the attack including four nuns.

# isis - Sunday 28 February, 2016

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Are some jihadi brides just into Isis fighters' bad boy sex appeal?

A show by a British Muslim stand-up comedian says it’s part of it.

# isis - Tuesday 9 February, 2016

Widow of Isis leader charged with contributing to death of US aid worker

Arizona native Kayla Mueller died in Islamic State captivity last year.

# isis - Monday 1 February, 2016

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Islamic State triple bomb kills 71 as 'terrorists' in peace talks cause friction

Russia is objecting to the Army of Islam group being part of negotiations.

# isis - Friday 29 January, 2016

Teenage girl who stabbed her mother "after watching Isis videos" to spend nine years in jail

An appeals panel has thrown out her appeal.

# isis - Monday 25 January, 2016

Islamic State is planning for large-scale attacks on Europe, says police chief

The head of the EU police agency Europol says that IS has developed a “new combat-style capability”.

Here are the weapons Isis has in its arsenal

It’s a lot.

# isis - Monday 18 January, 2016

At least 135 dead and 400 abducted in Islamic State 'massacre'

Syria’s state news agency SANA said at least 300 civilians were killed.

Group of American civilians kidnapped in Iraq

The individuals were taken from an interpreter’s home in Baghdad.

# isis - Sunday 17 January, 2016

Isis kidnap more than 400 civilians in wake of deadly city attack which left "300 dead"

The kidnappings happened in the wake of the so-called Islamic State’s deadly attack yesterday on the city of Deir ez-Zor in the east of Syria.

# isis - Thursday 14 January, 2016

Jakarta attack: Police identify extremist who may have plotted attacks

At least two people were killed in the early morning blasts, the first mass attack in the Indonesian capital since the bombings of two hotels in 2009.

# isis - Friday 8 January, 2016

Islamic State fighter 'executes his mother in public' after she asks him to leave group

Hundreds of people are believed to have witnessed the killing.

# isis - Thursday 7 January, 2016

Shocking videos show the starving children trapped in a Syrian town

The UN said the Syrian government has now given permission for aid deliveries after the images were shared all across the world.

# isis - Tuesday 5 January, 2016

Islamic State video suspect thought to be British man Siddhartha Dhar

Born a Hindu, Siddhartha Dhar ran a bouncy castle company in London before converting to Islam, the BBC reports.

# isis - Monday 4 January, 2016

Child in Islamic State execution video is my grandson, says London man

“They are just using a small boy,” Sunday Dare said. “They are just using him as a shield.”

Islamic State's alleged latest video features an English-speaking boy threatening to kill 'non-believers' in the UK

The video purports to show the execution of five men who confess to charges of “espionage”.

# isis - Sunday 3 January, 2016

Isis threatens Britain in new executions video

In the footage, an English-speaking IS fighter calls British Prime Minister David Cameron an “imbecile”.

# isis - Wednesday 30 December, 2015

European court intervenes to stop alleged Islamic State recruiter being deported

The European Court of Human Rights made a dramatic intervention in proceedings this evening.

Islamic State issues detailed guidelines for sex with female slaves

The guidelines include provisions for how to treat two sisters and mothers and daughters who are held captive together.

# isis - Tuesday 29 December, 2015

Alleged Islamic State recruiter is granted short stay on deportation from Ireland

The Court of Appeal will fully hear the man’s appeal tomorrow afternoon.