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# islamic-state - Tuesday 25 August, 2015

Here’s What Happened Today: Tuesday

A death threat by an AAA councillor, Rosanna Davison’s new book and a destroyed temple in Syria…

Sisters (aged 5 days and 3 years) treated for chemical attack symptoms

Their parents were also affected by the attack, which has been blamed on Islamic State.

Islamic State releases photos of how it blew up historic temple Palmyra This post contains videos

Islamic State releases photos of how it blew up historic temple

Palmyra’s was destroyed by the group at the weekend.


# islamic-state - Monday 24 August, 2015

2,000-year-old temple blown up by Islamic State group

The Unesco world heritage site was famed for its well-preserved Greco-Roman ruins.

# islamic-state - Friday 21 August, 2015

American drone strike kills ISIS second-in-command

The militant was killed on Tuesday, according to the White House.

# islamic-state - Wednesday 19 August, 2015

Policeman shot dead near site of massacre where three Irish people were killed

Dozens of people were murdered in the June attack.

# islamic-state - Tuesday 18 August, 2015

“A terrorists’ picnic” – This Australian minister is dead against sending food hampers to Syria Islamic State This post contains videos

# islamic-state - Thursday 13 August, 2015

# islamic-state - Wednesday 12 August, 2015

Croatia’s PM says he fears the worst for ISIS hostage, can’t confirm death

The Islamic State group claims to have beheaded Tomislav Salopek, who was abducted last month in Egypt.

# islamic-state - Tuesday 11 August, 2015

Claims Islamic State prepared for ‘lone wolf’ attacks in UK

World War II victory commemorations involving the royal family are said to be among the potential targets.

# islamic-state - Thursday 6 August, 2015

Isis threatens to execute European hostage unless jailed women are freed

In a video posted online by the jihadists, the Croatian identifies himself as Tomislav Salopek.

# islamic-state - Sunday 2 August, 2015

Sitdown Sunday: Jennifer Pan lied about her life, then wanted her parents dead

The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.

# islamic-state - Wednesday 29 July, 2015

Irish Muslim assaulted at Dublin mosque by extremist sympathiser

The man was attacked by another Muslim when trying to post anti-extremist flyers at the mosque.

# islamic-state - Tuesday 28 July, 2015

Man who was “ready for jihad” sobs “I am an American” as he is jailed

The man had bought a one-way ticket to join ISIS.

# islamic-state - Sunday 26 July, 2015

Irish Muslims are protesting against ISIS today

There will also be an opportunity for the audience to ask questions and share their concerns about extremism.

# islamic-state - Saturday 18 July, 2015

These are the biggest threats facing the world right now

It ranges from Isis to climate change.

# islamic-state - Thursday 16 July, 2015

Incredible documentary tells the story of those who rescue women and children from Islamic State

Channel 4′s Dispatches – Escape From Isis needs to be seen.

# islamic-state - Tuesday 7 July, 2015

Bank staff fired after filming mock Islamic State-style execution

They posted the footage – which was described as “abhorrent” by the bank – online.

# islamic-state - Monday 6 July, 2015

Hundreds gather in amphitheatre to watch teen IS fighters kill soldiers

The shootings took place in May, according to one group.

# islamic-state - Friday 3 July, 2015

Irish Muslims plan protest to condemn ‘slaughter’ of Tunisia victims

“Islamophobia is increasing rapidly due to the atrocities of terrorists.”

# islamic-state - Wednesday 1 July, 2015

40 people have left Ireland for Islamic State areas

At least three have died in conflicts.

# islamic-state - Sunday 28 June, 2015

Islamic State, one year on: The relationship between media and terrorist organisations must change

As we approach the one year anniversary of Islamic State’s so-called ‘Caliphate’, ISIL will be seeking to make itself appear as strong as ever.

CNN mistakes Pride flag covered in dildos for ISIS flag

It was a very unnerving sight, they said.

# islamic-state - Saturday 27 June, 2015

This is the man the Islamic State claims was responsible for Tunisia attack

In a statement, the terrorist group said it had targeted ‘dens of fornication, vice and apostasy’.

French gas factory attacker described as ‘a wolf in sheep’s clothing’

The French Prime Minister warned the country faces further attacks.

The 9 at 9: Saturday

It’s the weekend! Here’s all the news you need to know this morning.

# islamic-state - Sunday 14 June, 2015

This 17-year-old became ‘Britain’s youngest suicide bomber’ yesterday

His family say they are “devastated and heartbroken” at his death.

# islamic-state - Friday 12 June, 2015

The US spends €8 million PER DAY fighting Islamic State

The militant group has made a number of gains in recent months.

# islamic-state - Thursday 11 June, 2015

Obama approves extra 450 military to take-on ISIS, gets instantly hammered by Republicans

Obama has approved the deployment of 450 more US military trainers to Iraq.

# islamic-state - Saturday 6 June, 2015

The ISIS radio station targeting new recruits sounds just like America’s NPR

The smooth production of Al-Bayan shows just how far the hardcore Islamic propaganda machine has come in the last three years.

# islamic-state - Friday 5 June, 2015

Isis militant takes selfie, shows US where command centre is

Intelligence experts were able to pinpoint the militant’s precise location after he uploaded a selfie to the internet.

# islamic-state - Tuesday 2 June, 2015

Pirates of the Caribbean actor goes to Syria to help ‘obliterate’ Islamic State Michael Enright This post contains videos

Pirates of the Caribbean actor goes to Syria to help ‘obliterate’ Islamic State

He said has written to family and friends to tell them he loves them as he “might not see them again”.

# islamic-state - Saturday 30 May, 2015

What happens when an Isis fighter gets married? They go on honeymoon…

The Islamic State is building a country.

# islamic-state - Thursday 28 May, 2015

Islamic State is using a Roman amphitheatre as a stage for executions

20 men they accused of fighting for the regime were killed.

# islamic-state - Tuesday 26 May, 2015

Boy (14) planned to bomb train station

In a second case, a 19-year-old (pictured) went on trial for supporting Islamic State.

# islamic-state - Saturday 23 May, 2015

Video shows how a city became a ghost town after being taken by ISIS

Ramadi once had a population of 500,000. Now, it is a ghost town.

# islamic-state - Wednesday 20 May, 2015

‘Children are being targeted by snipers and civilians shot in the street’ Syria This post contains images

‘Children are being targeted by snipers and civilians shot in the street’

Irish aid worker David Adams visited a clinic that helps to rehabilitate some of the casualties of the Syrian conflict.

# islamic-state - Tuesday 19 May, 2015

Coleen Nolan under fire after comparing gay rights with supporting ISIS

Some viewers have been calling for ITV to fire the presenter over her comments.

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