# islamic-state - Yesterday’s News
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.
# islamic-state - Friday 24 October, 2014
The effect of the air campaign remains the subject of debate.
# islamic-state - Thursday 23 October, 2014
Three girls were stopped in Germany yesterday as they tried to make their way from the US to Syria.
That figure includes 32 civilians.
# islamic-state - Wednesday 22 October, 2014
The three Colorado girls were heading for Turkey.
Paul Cantlie had made an emotional appeal for the safe return of his son, John.
# islamic-state - Tuesday 21 October, 2014
The woman was accused of adultery.
# islamic-state - Monday 20 October, 2014
“We have no wish at all to see Kobane fall.”
# islamic-state - Sunday 19 October, 2014
# islamic-state - Saturday 18 October, 2014
The US military says that the signs from Syria are “encouraging”.
# islamic-state - Friday 17 October, 2014
Four men face terrorist charges and a fifth faces firearms charges.
# islamic-state - Thursday 9 October, 2014
The Turkish army has been deployed on the streets in parts of six cities to enforce an open-ended curfew.
# islamic-state - Wednesday 8 October, 2014
A US army official has said that Syrian and Iraqi troops are needed on the ground.
# islamic-state - Tuesday 7 October, 2014
The city of Kobane has become incredibly important.
# islamic-state - Monday 6 October, 2014
Syrian Kurds are fighting IS in the crucial town of Kobane.
# islamic-state - Saturday 4 October, 2014
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# islamic-state - Friday 3 October, 2014
A top US official has described it as “another example of IS brutality”.
Foley was killed by the Islamic State in August.
# islamic-state - Thursday 2 October, 2014
Herve Gourdel was kidnapped and beheaded by fugitives last week.
# islamic-state - Tuesday 30 September, 2014
IS fighters near the Turkish border were among the targets of the strikes.
It is time to stop air strikes and let the people of the Middle East decide their own fate – together and without interference.
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# islamic-state - Monday 29 September, 2014
He said “to defeat ISIS and leave Iran as a threshold nuclear state power is to win the battle and lose the war”.
Addressing the UN tonight, Flanagan said the “bloodlust and inhumanity which ISIS is displaying in Syria and Iraq” has shocked all civilised people.
# islamic-state - Sunday 28 September, 2014
The group, linked to Al-Qaeda, has declared the air strikes “a war against Islam”.