# islamic-state - Yesterday’s News
“Help us supply our brothers at the front with weapons,” Ahmad Qadan wrote on the social network.
# islamic-state - Wednesday 22 February, 2017
The British fighter who died in yesterday’s suicide attack has been informally identified as Jamal al-Harith.
# islamic-state - Sunday 19 February, 2017
Iraqi forces have launched an offensive against Islamic State in the contested town of Mosul.
# islamic-state - Saturday 18 February, 2017
The stage is set for what could be Iraq’s bloodiest battle yet in the fight against IS.
# islamic-state - Thursday 16 February, 2017
A Pakistani shrine was targeted, and a car bomb exploded in Baghdad today.
# islamic-state - Thursday 9 February, 2017
Russian and Turkish authorities appear keen to move on after today’s airstrike.
# islamic-state - Tuesday 7 February, 2017
Two new polls show a majority of Americans now oppose the travel ban on refugees.
# islamic-state - Sunday 5 February, 2017
Some of the people detained are suspected of planning attacks.
# islamic-state - Saturday 4 February, 2017
The US security programme dealing with IS online is beset with “incompetence, cronyism and flawed data”.
Investigators are examining a Twitter account that posted messages referencing Islamic State just before the attack.
A report has pointed out the growing sophistication of social media allows more women to read jihadist propaganda.
# islamic-state - Tuesday 17 January, 2017
The alleged gunman was detained by authorities late last night.
# islamic-state - Friday 6 January, 2017
The satirical sketch has been watched millions of times.
# islamic-state - Monday 2 January, 2017
CCTV footage of the suspected attacker has now been been released.
The so-called Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for the attack.
# islamic-state - Friday 23 December, 2016
The 19-minute video shows two uniformed men being hauled from a cage before being bound and torched.
# islamic-state - Tuesday 20 December, 2016
Earlier, the Pakistani asylum seeker arrested in connection with the incident was released due to lack of evidence.
# islamic-state - Sunday 18 December, 2016
The camp where the explosion took place also a suicide bombing on 10 December which killed at least 45 people.
# islamic-state - Sunday 11 December, 2016
It has used Palmyra’s ancient amphitheatre as a venue for public executions.
# islamic-state - Saturday 10 December, 2016
Refugees from the Iraqi city of Mosul have described the harsh realities of life under the so-called IS ‘caliphate’.
# islamic-state - Thursday 8 December, 2016
The deadly strike came as Iraqi forces battled jihadists deep inside Mosul.
# islamic-state - Friday 2 December, 2016
A new report says IS will likely target countries that are members of the U.S.-led coalition fighting the extremist organisation.
# islamic-state - Saturday 26 November, 2016
Joshua Molloy, a Laois native and ex-British soldier, was arrested when trying to return to Ireland.
# islamic-state - Tuesday 22 November, 2016
It warned American citizens of credible information showing planned attacks by Isis and Al-Qa’ida this Christmas.
# islamic-state - Thursday 17 November, 2016
Both Aleppo and Mosul are being besieged by pro-government forces strongly supported by foreign air power but the media coverage is very different, writes Tom Clonan.
# islamic-state - Sunday 13 November, 2016
A key conspirator was identified just this week
Iraqi troops pushed towards Nimrud last week.
# islamic-state - Monday 7 November, 2016
Operation “Wrath of the Euphrates” involves some 30,000 fighters and began on Saturday night.
# islamic-state - Sunday 6 November, 2016
Civilians are risking their lives to flee the city.
# islamic-state - Friday 4 November, 2016
His lawyer says he will fight the sentence.
# islamic-state - Thursday 3 November, 2016
“Do not retreat. Holding your ground with honour is a thousand times easier than retreating in shame.”
# islamic-state - Saturday 29 October, 2016
The latest operation could bring fighters close to the largely Sunni city of Hatra, a UNESCO world heritage site.
# islamic-state - Thursday 27 October, 2016
Western defence chiefs are already looking towards IS’s other major stronghold of Raqa in Syria.
# islamic-state - Sunday 23 October, 2016
Some 10,000 fighters are engaged in a huge assault to take back Iraq’s second city.
# islamic-state - Friday 21 October, 2016
Nearly all such raids have been carried out by the Islamic State group.
# islamic-state - Wednesday 19 October, 2016
IS has claimed a string of deadly suicide bombings in Baghdad in recent days.
# islamic-state - Tuesday 18 October, 2016
Iraqi forces are said to be ahead of schedule in their fight to take back the city.
# islamic-state - Monday 17 October, 2016
The city fell to IS fighters in June 2014. It is their last stronghold in Iraq.
# islamic-state - Friday 7 October, 2016
The study aimed to identify socioeconomic traits that might explain why some are drawn to the Syria-based extremist group.
# islamic-state - Thursday 29 September, 2016
Rasheed’s* mother is unable to renew her passport and as a result a visa application from her will not be considered.