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# islamic-state - Today’s News


# islamic-state - Tuesday 9 February, 2016

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

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

# islamic-state - Thursday 4 February, 2016

Two Algerian men arrested over suspected Islamic State plot in Berlin

They are suspected of having links to the jihadist group.

# islamic-state - Monday 1 February, 2016

Islamic State triple bomb kills 71 as ‘terrorists’ in peace talks cause friction Syria This post contains videos

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

Russia is objecting to the Army of Islam group being part of negotiations.

# islamic-state - Friday 29 January, 2016

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

An appeals panel has thrown out her appeal.

# islamic-state - Thursday 28 January, 2016

# islamic-state - Monday 25 January, 2016

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

The head of the EU police agency Europol says that IS has developed a “new combat-style capability”.

Islamic State releases graphic video of Paris attackers

It also depicts the nine carrying out atrocities before the rampage in Paris, including beheading and shooting people described as hostages.

# islamic-state - Sunday 24 January, 2016

Women and children killed in suspected Russian bombings on Islamic State

The bombings come ahead of talks aimed at finding a peace settlement.

# islamic-state - Tuesday 19 January, 2016

Islamic State confirms death of Jihadi John in drone strike

Mohammed Emwazi was killed in an air strike in November.

# islamic-state - Monday 18 January, 2016

Belgian man with ‘direct links’ to Paris attackers arrested in Morocco

The man was arrested near Casablanca.

At least 135 dead and 400 abducted in Islamic State ‘massacre’

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

# islamic-state - Sunday 17 January, 2016

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

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.

# islamic-state - Thursday 14 January, 2016

Jakarta attack: Police identify extremist who may have plotted attacks

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.

# islamic-state - Friday 8 January, 2016

Police say man who shot Philadephia cop pledged allegiance to Islamic State

They also said the man used a stolen police gun in the crime.

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

Hundreds of people are believed to have witnessed the killing.

# islamic-state - Tuesday 5 January, 2016

Islamic State video suspect thought to be British man Siddhartha Dhar

Born a Hindu, Siddhartha Dhar ran a bouncy castle company in London before converting to Islam, the BBC reports.

# islamic-state - Monday 4 January, 2016

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

“They are just using a small boy,” Sunday Dare said. “They are just using him as a shield.”

Charlie Hebdo anniversary cover features God with a gun

“The assassin is still out there.”

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

The video purports to show the execution of five men who confess to charges of “espionage”.

# islamic-state - Sunday 3 January, 2016

Isis threatens Britain in new executions video

In the footage, an English-speaking IS fighter calls British Prime Minister David Cameron an “imbecile”.

# islamic-state - Friday 1 January, 2016

German police lift terror attack alert in Munich

German officials were tipped off about the alleged plan, and evacuated Munich’s main rail station.

# islamic-state - Wednesday 30 December, 2015

Islamic State issues detailed guidelines for sex with female slaves

The guidelines include provisions for how to treat two sisters and mothers and daughters who are held captive together.

# islamic-state - Tuesday 29 December, 2015

Alleged Islamic State recruiter is granted short stay on deportation from Ireland

The Court of Appeal will fully hear the man’s appeal tomorrow afternoon.

Two arrested in Belgium over New Year terror plot

Military-type training uniforms, propaganda materials from the Islamic State group and computer material were seized by police during searches.

# islamic-state - Monday 28 December, 2015

Man linked with Isis set to be deported from Ireland

The man had previously obtained an injunction against his deportation. That injunction was dismissed at the High Court this evening.

Iraqi forces just scored a major victory against Islamic State

IS fighters have abandoned Ramadi.

# islamic-state - Sunday 27 December, 2015

Influx of refugees to Europe is “an organised invasion” – Czech President

Milos Zemen says that men should instead be staying to fight Isis.

This chart shows the cost of fighting Islamic State compared to wars in Iraq and Afghanistan

The Iraqi war has cost the US in the region of $1.64 billion.

# islamic-state - Wednesday 23 December, 2015

Islamic State could be about to suffer a major loss

The city of Ramadi could be back in Iraqi hands.

# islamic-state - Tuesday 22 December, 2015

Rich women found to be fundraising for Islamic State

The group distributed USB sticks and arranged marriages for followers.

# islamic-state - Sunday 20 December, 2015

Hillary Clinton says Isis is using Donald Trump videos to recruit fighters. But is it true? Race To The White House This post contains videos

Hillary Clinton says Isis is using Donald Trump videos to recruit fighters. But is it true?

The media are questioning whether these claims are true.

# islamic-state - Saturday 19 December, 2015

This map shows Islamic State’s expanding reach across Europe

Calls to action in Europe have led to a number of successful attacks for the terrorist group this year.

# islamic-state - Wednesday 16 December, 2015

Marine Le Pen under investigation after tweeting grisly Islamic State images

One image showed the severed head of a man on his back and another showed a man on fire in a cage.

# islamic-state - Tuesday 15 December, 2015

Santa pees on ISIS in American Christmas lights display

In happened in Limerick. Not that Limerick.

It looks like Islamic State is making a grab for oil in Africa

French surveillance planes spotted the group making advances towards oil fields in Libya.

# islamic-state - Monday 14 December, 2015

Teacher who claimed he was stabbed by Isis supporter invented story

Local officials say he is now being questioned.

# islamic-state - Sunday 13 December, 2015

Here’s where terrorist groups like Islamic State and Al Qaeda get their money

Scamming banks, demanding ransoms and controlling oil are among the many ways these terrorists fund their activities.

# islamic-state - Saturday 12 December, 2015

Being gay in the Islamic State: ‘I’d prefer it if you shoot me in the head’

At least 36 men in Syria and Iraq have been have been killed by IS militants on charges of sodomy, experts estimate.

# islamic-state - Friday 11 December, 2015

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