# islamic-state - Today’s News
# islamic-state - Yesterday’s News
Another city in Iraq was also liberated.
It is the latest attack linked to a group calling itself the Lizard Squad.
# islamic-state - Sunday 25 January, 2015
A video featuring the second hostage calls for the release of Sajida al-Rishawi, sentenced to death in Jordan.
Between 25 and 30 Irish people have travelled to the areas where ISIS is now active in recent years.
# islamic-state - Saturday 24 January, 2015
It is not yet clear whether the video shows two kidnapped Japanese hostages.
A US judge described Shannon Conley as “a bit of a mess”.
# islamic-state - Tuesday 20 January, 2015
The Japanese government has said it will not give in to “terrorism” after the video’s emergence.
# islamic-state - Saturday 17 January, 2015
This post contains videos
A newly-released Irish film documents the lives of people in Majdal Shams – one of five remaining Arab villages in the Golan Heights.
# islamic-state - Monday 12 January, 2015
France was rocked by a series of attacks last week.
# islamic-state - Thursday 1 January, 2015
Last year was the bloodiest since the conflict began in 2011.
“Many of those who are trafficked and who live in small Irish communities feel trapped in a world which is heavily controlled.”
# islamic-state - Wednesday 31 December, 2014
“Toppling Saddam was the easy bit from a western perspective.”
The IFJ says a total of 135 journalists have died in 2014.
# islamic-state - Tuesday 30 December, 2014
Moaz al-Kasasba was captured last week after his plane was reportedly shot down in Syria.
# islamic-state - Wednesday 24 December, 2014
It is believed a heat-seeking missile shot down the warplane.
Sulayman Khalid gained media attention for a TV appearance earlier this year.
# islamic-state - Tuesday 23 December, 2014
Amnesty International says thousands of people may have been targeted in the war crimes in Iraq.
# islamic-state - Thursday 18 December, 2014
“The targets might not stop with the borders of Syria.”
The ground that found the grave said the “vast majority” were civilians.
# islamic-state - Tuesday 16 December, 2014
Yesterday’s gesture by a Sydney commuter was an extraordinary show of solidarity and humanity – showing what differentiates us is negligible in comparison to what unites us.
Man Haron Monis was well known to police and had a significant number of charges against him before yesterday’s siege.
# islamic-state - Monday 15 December, 2014
It follows fears that Muslims may be targeted after a gunman took several people hostage in a cafe.
# islamic-state - Tuesday 2 December, 2014
The woman was reportedly travelling on a false passport.
# islamic-state - Monday 1 December, 2014
A new report has detailed incidents across the world.
# islamic-state - Saturday 29 November, 2014
Syrian’s foreign minister said Turkey must do more to control its border.
# islamic-state - Monday 24 November, 2014
Chuck Hagel is stepping down as Defence Secretary.
# islamic-state - Friday 21 November, 2014
# islamic-state - Thursday 20 November, 2014
Noel Coonan also warned of an ‘ISIS situation’ developing if violent protests continue.
They were inspired by a speech from an Islamic State group spokesman.
# islamic-state - Sunday 16 November, 2014
Abdul-Rahman Kassig, formerly known as Peter Kassig, was captured while working as an aid worker in Syria.
The British man is believed to have been responsible for the murders of US journalists James Foley and Steven Sotloff and British aid workers David Haines and Allan Henning.
# islamic-state - Friday 14 November, 2014
Australia is facing a similar scenario to Britain with at least 73 of its nationals having their passports cancelled to prevent them travelling to Iraq and Syria.
Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi says Western economies have “enslaved Muslims”.
# islamic-state - Thursday 13 November, 2014
He was rumoured to have died in an air strike earlier this week.
# islamic-state - Wednesday 5 November, 2014
Dutch authorities had registered the girl as missing and suspected she wanted to join the Islamic State group.
# islamic-state - Saturday 1 November, 2014
Militants lined up and shot at least 50 men and women yesterday.
# islamic-state - Tuesday 28 October, 2014
Why would a western woman – who enjoys the freedom to vote, drive, and wear what she wishes – subject herself to such an apparently patriarchal culture?
Cantlie was kidnapped in Syria in November 2012 while covering the civil war there.
# islamic-state - Monday 27 October, 2014
From the rise of extremist groups in the Middle East, to conflict on the fringes of Europe, it’s clear the world is entering a new age of international relations.