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# isis - Friday 8 April, 2016

People in Islamic State controlled city forced to eat "soups made from grass"
# Fallujah
# Fallujah

People in Islamic State controlled city forced to eat "soups made from grass"

Apr 8th 2016, 11:54 AM 15,158 Views 43 Comments

Human Rights Watch has called for Iraq to allow aid to reach starving residents of the city.

# isis - Thursday 7 April, 2016

300 factory workers abducted by Islamic State
# Dmeir
# Dmeir

300 factory workers abducted by Islamic State

Apr 7th 2016, 10:48 PM 18,038 Views 13 Comments

However, IS has lost a supply route.

# isis - Wednesday 6 April, 2016

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

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

Apr 6th 2016, 7:02 PM 14,782 Views 19 Comments

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
# Rotterdam
# Rotterdam

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

Apr 4th 2016, 10:35 PM 15,244 Views 47 Comments

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
# Al-Qaryatain
# Al-Qaryatain

Islamic State has lost more territory today

Apr 3rd 2016, 6:12 PM 21,992 Views 38 Comments

Syrian troops have taken a key bastion.

The US could be preparing to send more troops into Syria
# Special Forces
# Special Forces

The US could be preparing to send more troops into Syria

Apr 3rd 2016, 7:00 AM 10,053 Views 29 Comments

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
# Palmyra
# Palmyra

Mass grave found among ancient ruins taken from Islamic State

Apr 2nd 2016, 1:20 PM 24,001 Views 77 Comments

“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
# Destroyed By ISIS
# Destroyed By ISIS

The ancient city of Palmyra could be restored in 5 years

Mar 28th 2016, 12:12 PM 15,774 Views 47 Comments

“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
# Toronto
# Toronto

Canadian man arrested under terrorism charge while carrying a gun

Mar 27th 2016, 12:15 PM 10,258 Views 7 Comments

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
# Retaken
# Retaken

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

Mar 27th 2016, 7:51 AM 12,327 Views 27 Comments

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
# Pressing Matters
# Pressing Matters

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

Mar 27th 2016, 7:00 AM 13,156 Views 40 Comments

The story generated more than 3,000 complaints.

# isis - Saturday 26 March, 2016

Flight to London delayed after woman claims man had "messages related to Isis" on his phone
# EasyJet
# EasyJet

Flight to London delayed after woman claims man had "messages related to Isis" on his phone

Mar 26th 2016, 7:08 PM 42,860 Views 68 Comments

Both are being questioned.

Brussels March Against Fear cancelled amid security concerns
# Brussels
# Brussels

Brussels March Against Fear cancelled amid security concerns

Mar 26th 2016, 6:10 PM 13,326 Views 71 Comments

“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"
# Terrorism
# Terrorism

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

Mar 26th 2016, 12:17 PM 18,080 Views 24 Comments

The man’s dog was also killed.

# isis - Friday 25 March, 2016

New pro-Islamic State propaganda video features Donald Trump
# Brussels
# Brussels

New pro-Islamic State propaganda video features Donald Trump

Mar 25th 2016, 1:23 PM 19,287 Views 31 Comments

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'
# Analysis
# Analysis

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

Mar 22nd 2016, 8:30 PM 24 Views 119 Comments

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
# Finland
# Finland

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

Mar 21st 2016, 10:27 AM 24,164 Views 31 Comments

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
# Held Hostage
# Held Hostage

British journalist 'mocks US' in latest Islamic State video

Mar 19th 2016, 1:50 PM 24,292 Views 27 Comments

John Cantlie was kidnapped in November 2012.

# isis - Friday 18 March, 2016

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

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

Mar 18th 2016, 5:09 PM 20,052 Views 0 Comments

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
# Address Book
# Address Book

Stolen memory stick contains details of thousands of Islamic State fighters

Mar 10th 2016, 9:11 AM 28,139 Views 69 Comments

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
# Battlefield Plan
# Battlefield Plan

Islamic State's stronghold is holding out against coalition forces

Mar 8th 2016, 9:50 PM 18,286 Views 58 Comments

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
# Disappeared
# Disappeared

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

Mar 7th 2016, 1:10 PM 18,191 Views 30 Comments

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
# Yemen
# Yemen

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

Mar 5th 2016, 3:20 PM 18,453 Views 59 Comments

16 people were killed in the attack including four nuns.

# isis - Sunday 28 February, 2016

Are some jihadi brides just into Isis fighters' bad boy sex appeal?
# The One Direction Of Islam
# The One Direction Of Islam

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

Feb 28th 2016, 9:15 AM 20,988 Views 26 Comments

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
# Umm Sayyaf
# Umm Sayyaf

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

Feb 9th 2016, 8:16 PM 29,305 Views 54 Comments

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

# isis - Monday 1 February, 2016

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

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

Feb 1st 2016, 8:21 AM 10,195 Views 25 Comments

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
# Denmark
# Denmark

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

Jan 29th 2016, 10:12 AM 34,640 Views 130 Comments

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
# Warning
# Warning

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

Jan 25th 2016, 3:15 PM 26,887 Views 89 Comments

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
# Guns And Ammo
# Guns And Ammo

Here are the weapons Isis has in its arsenal

Jan 25th 2016, 6:10 AM 24,728 Views 61 Comments

It’s a lot.

# isis - Monday 18 January, 2016

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

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

Jan 18th 2016, 9:29 AM 15,389 Views 65 Comments

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

Group of American civilians kidnapped in Iraq
# Baghdad
# Baghdad

Group of American civilians kidnapped in Iraq

Jan 18th 2016, 9:16 AM 12,324 Views 13 Comments

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"
# Syria
# Syria

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

Jan 17th 2016, 1:53 PM 22,304 Views 76 Comments

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
# Indonesia
# Indonesia

Jakarta attack: Police identify extremist who may have plotted attacks

Jan 14th 2016, 10:23 PM 35,465 Views 145 Comments

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
# Syria
# Syria

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

Jan 8th 2016, 12:38 PM 43,607 Views 198 Comments

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
# Syria
# Syria

Shocking videos show the starving children trapped in a Syrian town

Jan 7th 2016, 8:00 PM 24,177 Views 56 Comments

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
# Execution Video
# Execution Video

Islamic State video suspect thought to be British man Siddhartha Dhar

Jan 5th 2016, 1:59 PM 9,800 Views 22 Comments

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
# Isis
# Isis

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

Jan 4th 2016, 9:22 PM 40,734 Views 55 Comments

“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
# Executions
# Executions

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

Jan 4th 2016, 8:21 AM 20,070 Views 51 Comments

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
# Message To Cameron
# Message To Cameron

Isis threatens Britain in new executions video

Jan 3rd 2016, 9:17 PM 30,812 Views 73 Comments

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
# Court Of Appeal
# Court Of Appeal

European court intervenes to stop alleged Islamic State recruiter being deported

Dec 30th 2015, 10:30 PM 46,785 Views 0 Comments

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