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# islamic-state - Today’s News

Four people arrested after police employee is shot dead by teenage boy

Authorities are treating the murder as an act of terrorism.

# islamic-state - Monday 5 October, 2015

The Islamic State has blown up another ancient landmark

The group blew up the Arch of Triumph in Palmyra.

# islamic-state - Thursday 1 October, 2015

Donald Trump: I’ll send all Syrian refugees back

The US presidential candidate said many of the refugees could be members of Islamic State.

# islamic-state - Wednesday 30 September, 2015

US ‘gravely concerned’ as Russia bombs areas not controlled by Islamic State

It’s Moscow’s first engagement in a distant theatre of war since the Soviet occupation of Afghanistan.

# islamic-state - Sunday 27 September, 2015

France launches air strikes targeting Islamic State

Western powers are ramping up efforts against the terrorist organisation.

# islamic-state - Monday 21 September, 2015

Did this TD plagiarise a speech on Islamic State from a US congressman?

The Tipperary TD’s motion contains several phrases the same as a resolution from the US Congress.

# islamic-state - Thursday 17 September, 2015

British Isis fighter hits out at group over poor table manners and stealing shoes

Omar Hussain’s blog about his time with the group paints a strange picture.

# islamic-state - Tuesday 15 September, 2015

Teenager arrested for ‘planning Islamic State-style attack on Pope’

“The minor was inspired by ISIL and sought to conduct a detailed homeland attack.”

# islamic-state - Monday 14 September, 2015

12 dead after Egypt security forces open fire on tourists by mistake

The army believed a convoy of vehicles was carrying jihadists.

# islamic-state - Saturday 12 September, 2015

‘If somebody destroyed your house and raped half your family, what would you do?’ Syria This post contains videos

‘If somebody destroyed your house and raped half your family, what would you do?’

Irish citizen Ghandi Mallak says no Syrian wants to flee their county, they are forced to – and anyone in their position would probably do the same.

# islamic-state - Monday 7 September, 2015

Britain kills two of its own citizens in Syrian drone strike

David Cameron said the men planned to murder other Britons.

# islamic-state - Tuesday 1 September, 2015

UN satellite images prove Palmyra temple was blown up

The 2,000-year-old temple was part of the remains of the ancient caravan city in central Syria.

# islamic-state - Monday 31 August, 2015

Islamic State posts video of men being strung up and burnt alive Is

Islamic State posts video of men being strung up and burnt alive

The men were identified as Shiite fighters.

# islamic-state - Tuesday 25 August, 2015

Here’s What Happened Today: Tuesday

A death threat by an AAA councillor, Rosanna Davison’s new book and a destroyed temple in Syria…

Sisters (aged 5 days and 3 years) treated for chemical attack symptoms

Their parents were also affected by the attack, which has been blamed on Islamic State.

Islamic State releases photos of how it blew up historic temple Palmyra This post contains videos

Islamic State releases photos of how it blew up historic temple

Palmyra’s was destroyed by the group at the weekend.

# islamic-state - Monday 24 August, 2015

2,000-year-old temple blown up by Islamic State group

The Unesco world heritage site was famed for its well-preserved Greco-Roman ruins.

# islamic-state - Friday 21 August, 2015

American drone strike kills ISIS second-in-command

The militant was killed on Tuesday, according to the White House.

# islamic-state - Wednesday 19 August, 2015

Policeman shot dead near site of massacre where three Irish people were killed

Dozens of people were murdered in the June attack.

# islamic-state - Tuesday 18 August, 2015

“A terrorists’ picnic” – This Australian minister is dead against sending food hampers to Syria Islamic State This post contains videos

# islamic-state - Thursday 13 August, 2015

# islamic-state - Wednesday 12 August, 2015

Croatia’s PM says he fears the worst for ISIS hostage, can’t confirm death

The Islamic State group claims to have beheaded Tomislav Salopek, who was abducted last month in Egypt.

# islamic-state - Tuesday 11 August, 2015

Claims Islamic State prepared for ‘lone wolf’ attacks in UK

World War II victory commemorations involving the royal family are said to be among the potential targets.

# islamic-state - Thursday 6 August, 2015

Isis threatens to execute European hostage unless jailed women are freed

In a video posted online by the jihadists, the Croatian identifies himself as Tomislav Salopek.

# islamic-state - Sunday 2 August, 2015

Sitdown Sunday: Jennifer Pan lied about her life, then wanted her parents dead

The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.

# islamic-state - Wednesday 29 July, 2015

Irish Muslim assaulted at Dublin mosque by extremist sympathiser

The man was attacked by another Muslim when trying to post anti-extremist flyers at the mosque.

# islamic-state - Tuesday 28 July, 2015

Man who was “ready for jihad” sobs “I am an American” as he is jailed

The man had bought a one-way ticket to join ISIS.

# islamic-state - Sunday 26 July, 2015

Irish Muslims are protesting against ISIS today

There will also be an opportunity for the audience to ask questions and share their concerns about extremism.

# islamic-state - Saturday 18 July, 2015

These are the biggest threats facing the world right now

It ranges from Isis to climate change.

# islamic-state - Thursday 16 July, 2015

Incredible documentary tells the story of those who rescue women and children from Islamic State

Channel 4′s Dispatches – Escape From Isis needs to be seen.

# islamic-state - Tuesday 7 July, 2015

Bank staff fired after filming mock Islamic State-style execution

They posted the footage – which was described as “abhorrent” by the bank – online.

# islamic-state - Monday 6 July, 2015

Hundreds gather in amphitheatre to watch teen IS fighters kill soldiers

The shootings took place in May, according to one group.

# islamic-state - Friday 3 July, 2015

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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