Islamic State


Turkish Police Detain 12 IS Suspects

Turkish police arrested 12 people in Ankara in an investigation targeting Islamic State terrorists, state-run Anadolu news agency said on Monday, hours after the U.S. Embassy there said it would…

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Jordan Foils Terror Plot by IS-Linked Cell

Jordanian authorities said on Tuesday that they foiled a plot by terrorists linked to Islamic State to attack Israeli businessmen, the U.S. embassy and other Western targets in Amman, the…

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U.S. Says American Detainee Worked for IS in Syria

An American detained by U.S. forces was carrying thumb drives containing files on how to make bombs plus administrative spreadsheets describing work he did for the Islamic State terror group…

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Kuwait to Give $2B in Loans, Investments for Iraq

Kuwait’s ruling emir said on Wednesday that his oil-rich nation will give $1 billion in loans and $1 billion in direct investments to help rebuild Iraq, a stunning donation as…

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U.S. Tells Anti-IS Coalition to ‘Keep Eyes on Prize’

The Trump administration, increasingly concerned that the 74-strong coalition it cobbled together to destroy the Islamic State terror group is losing sight of the prime objective, pressed its partners on…

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