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#CALIPHATE

# caliphate - Sunday 10 February, 2019

US-backed Syrian forces 'push forward' against 'caliphate' in eastern Syria

A Syrian Democratic Forces field commander said his fighters were battling their way forwards this morning.

# caliphate - Friday 17 June, 2016

Islamic State has lost control of Fallujah, and it's a massive deal

Iraqi forces have today raised a flag over Fallujah, bringing a breakthrough in a four-week offensive.

# caliphate - Friday 28 August, 2015

Teen jailed for 11 years for running Isis Twitter account

Ali Shukri Amin was the first minor convicted in the US on this charge.

# caliphate - Monday 15 September, 2014

German court puts first alleged Islamic State jihadist on trial

Prosecutors say there is no evidence he was plotting an attack in Germany.

# caliphate - Friday 11 July, 2014

Tensions flare as Kurds claim control of disputed northern oilfields in Iraq

The move has put strain on the frayed relationship between Iraqi and Kurdish leaders.

# caliphate - Wednesday 2 July, 2014

Iran might be helping Iraq to fight ISIS by providing military jets

Iraq had previously received a shipment of the SU-25 jets from Russia.

# caliphate - Monday 30 June, 2014

Declaration of Isis caliphate doesn't mean anything, says US

The militants, who have seized a large swath of territory in northern and western Iraq.

ISIS declares a new Islamic state in Iraq

Muslim extremists have long dreamed of recreating the Islamic state, or caliphate, that ruled over the Middle East, much of North Africa and beyond in various forms.