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#islamic state

# islamic-state - Today’s News

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.

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# 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.

# islamic-state - Saturday 16 May, 2015

US Special Forces kill Isis leader in daring helicopter raid Under Siege This post contains videos

US Special Forces kill Isis leader in daring helicopter raid

It comes as battle continues to rage in Iraq.

# islamic-state - Monday 20 April, 2015

Couple arrested after trying to bring their children to join Islamic State in Syria

Asif Malik and his partner, Sara Kiran, were arrested in Ankara and their four children were also taken into custody.

# islamic-state - Saturday 18 April, 2015

Victims lying in pools of blood after deadly Islamic State suicide attack

More than 100 people were wounded.

Five teenagers arrested over ‘ISIS-inspired terror plot’

Police said they believe the plot was to have involved “edged weapons”.

# islamic-state - Sunday 12 April, 2015

Islamic State video shows militants destroying ancient city of Nimrud

The ruins of the city founded in the 13th century BC were one of the most famous archaeological sites in Iraq.

# islamic-state - Friday 10 April, 2015

Man found “making final preparations” for suicide attack on military base

He was arrested and has been charged.

# islamic-state - Thursday 9 April, 2015

TV network taken off air after ‘unprecedented’ cyberattack

The station was unable to broadcast on any of its channels.

# islamic-state - Tuesday 7 April, 2015

Video shows ISIS beheading four men and hanging their bodies on crosses

A masked executioner is shown beheading the four with a sword, after reading out charges over a loudspeaker.

Mass graves containing hundreds of soldiers found in Iraqi city

Forensic teams are examining the remains.

# islamic-state - Sunday 5 April, 2015

Thousands of refugees flee after Islamic State takes over their camp

Palestinian forces inside Yarmuk are largely surrounded by IS fighters who have captured large swathes of the camp since an assault that began Wednesday.

# islamic-state - Friday 3 April, 2015

Son of British politician among nine caught trying to cross Syrian border

The Labour councillor said he was shocked and upset to hear his son was arrested on the border – he thought he was on a work placemen in Birmingham.

# islamic-state - Sunday 29 March, 2015

The militant behind the Tunisia museum massacre has been killed

21 tourists were killed in the attack on the Bardo Museum.

# islamic-state - Friday 27 March, 2015

The Grafton Barber is now an ‘Islamic State’ target, apparently

Their website has been hacked by ‘supporters’.

# islamic-state - Monday 23 March, 2015

‘I couldn’t believe it was my son’: Father of Australian schoolboy who joined IS speaks out

Jake Bilardi is believed to have died while carrying out a suicide bombing.

# islamic-state - Sunday 22 March, 2015

‘Islamic State’ calls for attacks on US soldiers as names and addresses published

However, security sources believe the information was already in the public domain.

American troops evacuated from Yemen as civil war approaches

The advance of rebel forces has continued.

# islamic-state - Friday 20 March, 2015

Suicide bombings that killed 142 ‘just the tip of the iceberg’ ISIS warns

Bombers have attacked mosques in Yemen’s capital, killing scores and wounding more than 300 people.

# islamic-state - Monday 16 March, 2015

Saddam Hussein’s tomb destroyed amid fighting… but his body might not be there

The tomb was levelled during heaving fighting for Tikrit.

‘Feel it? Cold, isn’t it?’ – Jihadi John caressed hostage’s neck with knife blade

One of the former hostages has written about his terrifying experiences.

# islamic-state - Sunday 15 March, 2015

British teenagers arrested while travelling ‘to join Islamic State’

The three have been detained by Turkish authorities.

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