Islamic State


U.S. Bombers Strike IS Camps in Libya

U.S. Air Force B-2 bombers attacked Islamic State military camps in Libya in a move aimed at eliminating terrorists who had escaped the former IS stronghold of Sirte, a defense…

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Iraqi Troops Advance in Northeastern Mosul

Iraqi army units advanced further into northeastern Mosul on Wednesday, pushing back Islamic State as they fought for the few districts still held by terrorists east of the Tigris river,…

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Istanbul Terrorist Captured After 2 Weeks on Run

Turkish police have captured the terrorist who killed 39 people on New Year’s Day in Istanbubl after a two-week manhunt, authorities said on Tuesday, seizing him with four other suspects…

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New Policy Allows Egypt Quick Response in Sinai

An Israeli defense official confirmed that the country has developed a new policy in recent years to allow Egypt to quickly beef up its forces in the volatile Sinai peninsula…

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Iraqi Forces Make Fresh Gains in Southeast Mosul

Iraqi forces drove back Islamic State terrorists in southeastern Mosul on Thursday, making gains in an area where advances have been particularly tough, the military said in a statement. Rapid…

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Man Gets 3 Years for Lying About IS Contact

A Minnesota man has been sentenced to more than three years in prison for lying to the FBI about his social media exchanges with Islamic State terror group recruiters. Twenty-three-year-old…

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Trucker’s Islamic State Link Unconfirmed

Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu’s confident assertion shortly after Sunday’s terrorist attack that “all signs” point to the perpetrator being a supporter of Islamic State has since failed to gain…

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Administrative Detention Approved for IS Supporters

A meeting of the Security Cabinet, convened to provide a response to Sunday’s truck-ramming terror attack, approved administrative detention for persons identifying with Islamic State, as did the perpetrator of…

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Man Accused of Recruiting for IS Faces Trial

U.S. prosecutors are counting on the social media postings of an Arizona man to help persuade a jury that he was a recruiter for Islamic State militants. Ahmed Mohammed el-Gammal,…

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Early Signs Truck Rammer Supporter of Islamic State

The initial evidence in Sunday’s truck ramming that killed four Israeli soldiers and wounded 16 others points to the perpetrator being a supporter of Islamic State, according to a statement…

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IS Caims Responsibility for Istanbul Terror Attack

The Islamic State terror group claimed responsibility for the terror attack on a popular Istanbul venue early Sunday which killed 39 people on Sunday, the group said in a statement on…

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IS Attack Near Najaf, Iraq, Kills Seven Police

Islamic State terrorists attacked a police checkpoint near the southern Iraqi city of Najaf on Sunday, killing seven policemen and wounding 17 others including civilians, local police sources said. The…

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