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Military planes bomb ISIS targets in Marawi City, Philippines

ILIGAN CITY – Military aircrafts on Saturday continue to bomb enemy targets in Marawi City where jihadists were holed out as security forces battled...

Indian Court Sentences 2 Islamic State Recruiters to 7 Years Prison...

In the first convictions in India of suspects linked to Islamic State (IS), a local court on Friday sentenced two men to seven years...

‘Ghost-like’ figures leading Islamic State after two-thirds of command killed

The Islamic State group has lost two-thirds of its founding leaders, but a dangerous group of inexperienced unknowns have taken the helm in...

Iraqi forces control New Mosul, Face Stiff Resistance Entering Old City

Plumes of smoke rise into the sky of western Mosul on Tuesday as Iraqi forces, supported by the US-led international coalition against ISIS have...

Al-Shabaab: Should the Somali president open talks with the terror group?

Al-Shabaab: Should the Somali president open talks with the terror group? Fatuma Ahmed Ali, United States International University A political settlement between the Federal Government of...

Abubakr Al-Baghdadi allegedly spotted near Syrian borders, in poor health

Islamic State supreme leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi has been seen near Nineveh’s borders with Syria, apparently in a poor health condition, sources told Alsumaria...

Twin bombings kill over 40 in Damascus Old City

Two bombs have killed more than 40 people and wounded dozens of others in Damascus' Old City on Saturday. A suicide bomber blew himself up...

Is the Syria-Iraq border still relevant after IS defeats?

Iraq's border with Syria has long been porous. Just days after the US initiated their invasion of Iraq back in 2003 Syrian Islamists flooded...

Wild West Mosul

As we enter the tenth day since the Iraqi military began its assault to capture the western half of Mosul, it would perhaps be...

Who are Sufis and Why ISIS considers them as Apostates?

On Feb. 16, 2017, a bomb ripped through a crowd assembled at the tomb of a Sufi saint, Lal Shahbaz Qalandar, in southeastern Pakistan....