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# is - Friday 6 January, 2017

BBC causes a stir with Real Housewives of ISIS sketch

The satirical sketch has been watched millions of times.

# is - Sunday 11 December, 2016

Islamic State has retaken the ancient city of Palmyra

It has used Palmyra’s ancient amphitheatre as a venue for public executions.

# is - Saturday 10 December, 2016

ISIS suicide bomber kills 35 Yemeni troops

Yemeni authorities have for months pressed a campaign against jihadists.

# is - Thursday 8 December, 2016

'Entire families were killed' - Airstrike on IS controlled town hits civilians

The deadly strike came as Iraqi forces battled jihadists deep inside Mosul.

# is - Friday 2 December, 2016

Isis likely to attack Europe again soon

A new report says IS will likely target countries that are members of the U.S.-led coalition fighting the extremist organisation.

# is - Saturday 26 November, 2016

'You could be wiped out at any moment': Irishman on fighting Isis in Syria

Joshua Molloy, a Laois native and ex-British soldier, was arrested when trying to return to Ireland.

# is - Sunday 13 November, 2016

A year on from the Paris attacks - what do we know about those who killed 127 people?

A key conspirator was identified just this week

Iraqi forces retake ancient city blown up by ISIS

Iraqi troops pushed towards Nimrud last week.

# is - Monday 7 November, 2016

US-backed troops launch offensive on Islamic State "capital" in Syria

Operation “Wrath of the Euphrates” involves some 30,000 fighters and began on Saturday night.

# is - Friday 4 November, 2016

French teen gets suspended jail term for naming wifi network after Islamic State

His lawyer says he will fight the sentence.

# is - Thursday 3 November, 2016

Isis leader 'calls for fight to the death' in audio recording

“Do not retreat. Holding your ground with honour is a thousand times easier than retreating in shame.”

# is - Monday 17 October, 2016

The battle to retake Mosul from Islamic State has begun

The city fell to IS fighters in June 2014. It is their last stronghold in Iraq.

# is - Saturday 17 September, 2016

Russian army says US-led coalition has killed 60 Syrian soldiers in air strikes

The air strikes took place on forces surrounded by IS militants, the army said.

# is - Tuesday 30 August, 2016

Islamic State spokesman 'killed in Aleppo'

Abu Mohamed al-Adnani was killed while monitoring military operations in the Syrian province, the group has said.

Islamic State mass graves reveal thousands of dead bodies and extent of horror

As IS territory shrinks the grim process of recovering the dead can begin.

# is - Monday 22 August, 2016

Woman and girl arrested in London for trying to go to Syria to join IS

They were arrested on Sunday night.

# is - Sunday 21 August, 2016

Omran Daqneesh's brother Ali has died in Aleppo, reports say

It’s reported he died from internal bleeding and organ damage after the 17 August bombing.

# is - Thursday 11 August, 2016

Schoolgirl who travelled to Syria to join IS has reportedly died in an airstrike UK

Schoolgirl who travelled to Syria to join IS has reportedly died in an airstrike

Kadiza Sultana travelled to Syria in February of last year.

# is - Sunday 7 August, 2016

Brother-in-law of Charlie Hebdo attacker arrested while travelling to Syria

Mourad Hamyd had said he was shocked by the 2015 killings.

# is - Wednesday 3 August, 2016

US police officer charged with trying to support Islamic State

He is the first US officer to face terror-related charges.

# is - Thursday 28 July, 2016

Teenager jailed after being caught with 'step-by-step' terrorism guide

A subsequent search of his home uncovered a handwritten oath of allegiance to Islamic State.

# is - Wednesday 27 July, 2016

Anti-terror police warn UK Christians following French church attack

Churches have been asked to review security measures, as the Home Office releases millions in funding for places of worship.

# is - Saturday 23 July, 2016

At least 80 people have been killed in Kabul bombing

The blast struck a group of ethnic Hazara demonstrators.

"IS didn't create this guy... but he was already well on his way" - The psychology of lone-wolf attacks

"IS didn't create this guy... but he was already well on his way" - The psychology of lone-wolf attacks

People craving violence being drawn in by the IS ideology can be a highly volatile mix.

# is - Thursday 21 July, 2016

Five arrested in connection with Nice massacre to face court

Like Mohamed Lahouaiej Bouhlel, none of those detained were known to French intelligence prior to the attack.

# is - Saturday 2 July, 2016

'Terror threat' made against Heathrow airport

The warning reportedly said there will be “a device placed in either Heathrow, LAX or JFK” airport.

# is - Thursday 7 April, 2016

300 factory workers abducted by Islamic State

However, IS has lost a supply route.

# is - Sunday 3 April, 2016

Islamic State has lost more territory today

Syrian troops have taken a key bastion.

The US could be preparing to send more troops into Syria

Washington has led an international coalition against the IS group in Iraq and Syria since August 2014.

# is - Saturday 2 April, 2016

Getting back to normal: Brussels Airport to reopen tomorrow

The flights will be largely symbolic.

Mass grave found among ancient ruins taken from Islamic State

“They were executed either by beheading or by shooting,” the source said.

# is - Sunday 27 March, 2016

Police use water cannon on right-wing protesters at Brussels victims' shrine

“This is our home” and “The state, Daesh accomplice,” the hooligans shouted.

# is - Saturday 26 March, 2016

On board the 24-hour bus journey into the heart of the Islamic State

The Charles Helou bus station in Beirut provides a rare link between IS-held turf in Syria and the outside world.

# is - Friday 25 March, 2016

New pro-Islamic State propaganda video features Donald Trump

Experts say the “fanboy” video is an attempt to move attention away from the fact the extremist group is losing ground in the Middle East.

# is - Saturday 19 March, 2016

British journalist 'mocks US' in latest Islamic State video

John Cantlie was kidnapped in November 2012.

# is - Thursday 10 March, 2016

Stolen memory stick contains details of thousands of Islamic State fighters

The documents were given to Sky News, which has informed authorities about the haul.

# is - Monday 18 January, 2016

At least 135 dead and 400 abducted in Islamic State 'massacre'

Syria’s state news agency SANA said at least 300 civilians were killed.

# is - Friday 8 January, 2016

Islamic State fighter 'executes his mother in public' after she asks him to leave group

Hundreds of people are believed to have witnessed the killing.

# is - Sunday 3 January, 2016

Isis threatens Britain in new executions video

In the footage, an English-speaking IS fighter calls British Prime Minister David Cameron an “imbecile”.

# is - Friday 1 January, 2016

German police lift terror attack alert in Munich

German officials were tipped off about the alleged plan, and evacuated Munich’s main rail station.