# islamic-state - Yesterday’s News
The major pre-dawn operation resulted in 15 arrests.
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# islamic-state - Tuesday 16 September, 2014
Last week Obama ordered a “relentless” war against the Islamic State.
# islamic-state - Monday 15 September, 2014
Everybody’s talking about housing people in prefabs, Judge Barry White, seagulls and Islamic State.
30 diplomats met today in Paris on the issue.
Prosecutors say there is no evidence he was plotting an attack in Germany.
Representatives of 20 nations will take part.
# islamic-state - Sunday 14 September, 2014
David Cameron has described the killing as “an act of pure evil”.
400 air personnel and about 200 military personnel followed a formal request from Washington for Australia to contribute to the international coalition.
# islamic-state - Saturday 13 September, 2014
Islamic State has threatened to kill David Haines, who was kidnapped in March last year.
“The United States is at war with ISIS in the same way that we are at war with Al-Qaeda”.
# islamic-state - Friday 12 September, 2014
Diane Foley said her family was warned it would be charged if it tried to raise ransom money to free James.
The Australian Prime Minister said that the level equals to the terror threat level in the United Kingdom.
Up to 2,000 Westerners are fighting with the group, the intelligence agency says.
# islamic-state - Thursday 11 September, 2014
The President said in a televised address that the US would “degrade, and ultimately destroy” the group.
# islamic-state - Wednesday 10 September, 2014
US President Barack Obama authorised the aid today.
The speech will give Obama a chance to redress criticism that he has been slow to respond to IS, amid fears fighters armed with Western passports could hit US targets.
Shannon Maureen Conley was arrested in April as she prepared to fly to Turkey.
# islamic-state - Sunday 7 September, 2014
The President was criticised in the press after being pictured smiling while playing golf after making a public statement about the journalist’s death.
The new strikes deepen Washington’s involvement in the conflict and represent a significant escalation for President Barack Obama.
# islamic-state - Thursday 4 September, 2014
Meanwhile, Obama and Cameron have vowed to destroy Islamic State in the Middle East.
“He ultimately sacrificed his life to bring their story to the world.”
# islamic-state - Wednesday 3 September, 2014
Terrorism experts say the group is not as strong as pre-911 Al-Qaeda.
The White House has confirmed that the video showing Sotloff’s beheading is authentic.
# islamic-state - Tuesday 2 September, 2014
Sotloff appeared in the video in which James Foley was killed.
The human rights group says IS fighters have carried out “systematic ethnic cleansing” in northern Iraq.
# islamic-state - Saturday 30 August, 2014
“We were pushed out of Sinjar, but even if (the jihadists) come here, I would rather die for this temple than leave Iraq.”
# islamic-state - Friday 29 August, 2014
There is no evidence however to suggest that an attack is imminent.
# islamic-state - Thursday 28 August, 2014
The US must no longer be impulsively ready to employ its military around the world either for its own or for others’ ends.
# islamic-state - Wednesday 27 August, 2014
The humanitarian worker was kidnapped by the militant group some time ago.
# islamic-state - Tuesday 26 August, 2014
Abdel-Majed Abdel Bary, aka L Jinny, left his well-off London home last year…
The US has long resisted taking action against IS inside Syria, but it’s believed the militants’ murder of journalist James Foley may have altered the President’s approach.
# islamic-state - Monday 25 August, 2014
“Dreams of family and friends take me away and happiness fills my heart.”
# islamic-state - Sunday 24 August, 2014
Worrying press arrests in Ferguson and the grisly murder of James Foley underlines it is in all of our interests to ensure journalists can report without fear.
# islamic-state - Saturday 23 August, 2014
Western powers were growing increasingly weary of military engagements in the Middle East – but this provocation will ensure a sustained, focused campaign to eliminate Isis.
The UN says that the town of Amerli is seriously at risk.
It is estimated that terrorists net about $120m between 2004 and 2012 in ransoms.