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# isis - Friday 26 February, 2021

Woman who went to Syria to join IS as a teenager cannot return to Britain, UK's highest court rules
# Citizenship
# Citizenship

Woman who went to Syria to join IS as a teenager cannot return to Britain, UK's highest court rules

Feb 26th 2021, 10:40 AM 37,127 Views 87 Comments

Shamima Begum had her British citizenship revoked and now cannot return to fight her case.

# isis - Wednesday 10 February, 2021

French far-right leader Marine Le Pen on trial over IS tweets
# National Rally
# National Rally

French far-right leader Marine Le Pen on trial over IS tweets

Feb 10th 2021, 7:17 AM 18,503 Views 0 Comments

She is charged with breaking hate speech laws by tweeting pictures of Islamic State atrocities in 2015.

# isis - Thursday 5 November, 2020

Child of alleged Isis fighter challenges state's decision not to recognise him as Irish citizen
# High Court
# High Court

Child of alleged Isis fighter challenges state's decision not to recognise him as Irish citizen

Nov 5th 2020, 3:48 PM 25,326 Views 0 Comments

The boy’s Irish citizenship was based on his father’s naturalisation which was retrospectively revoked by the State.

# isis - Thursday 8 October, 2020

Two British terror suspects - dubbed the Islamic State Beatles - charged in US over killing of Western hostages
# On Trial
# On Trial

Two British terror suspects - dubbed the Islamic State Beatles - charged in US over killing of Western hostages

Oct 8th 2020, 7:05 AM 16,325 Views 0 Comments

Alexanda Kotey and El Shafee Elsheikh are accused of being involved in a “brutal hostage-taking scheme”.

# isis - Monday 14 September, 2020

Trial of former Defence Forces member Lisa Smith to begin in January 2022
# Islamic State
# Islamic State

Trial of former Defence Forces member Lisa Smith to begin in January 2022

Sep 14th 2020, 10:44 AM 21,526 Views 0 Comments

Smith is charged with membership of the Islamic State terrorist group and with financing terrorism.

# isis - Monday 31 August, 2020

Opinion: 'Stripping Isis fighter of Irish citizenship over sham marriage presents us with uncomfortable questions'
# Norma Costello
# Norma Costello

Opinion: 'Stripping Isis fighter of Irish citizenship over sham marriage presents us with uncomfortable questions'

Aug 31st 2020, 6:30 AM 35,298 Views 43 Comments

There is a sad irony in how wealthy western states have farmed out a security and immigration problem to the Kurds, writes Norma Costello.

# isis - Friday 17 July, 2020

Another delay in the case of former Defence Forces member Lisa Smith
# Lisa Smith
# Lisa Smith

Another delay in the case of former Defence Forces member Lisa Smith

Jul 17th 2020, 4:53 PM 21,570 Views 0 Comments

The 38-year-old former Irish defence forces member was due to return to Dublin District Court today.

# isis - Wednesday 1 July, 2020

Italy seizes Islamic State-made drugs worth €1 billion
# Tablets
# Tablets

Italy seizes Islamic State-made drugs worth €1 billion

Jul 1st 2020, 11:26 AM 40,726 Views 25 Comments

Around 84 million Captagon tablets were seized at the port of Salerno.

# isis - Friday 17 April, 2020

The case of former Defence Forces member Lisa Smith has been adjourned for three months
# Adjourned
# Adjourned

The case of former Defence Forces member Lisa Smith has been adjourned for three months

Apr 17th 2020, 12:35 PM 16,235 Views 0 Comments

Smith was arrested at Dublin Airport in November.

# isis - Wednesday 8 January, 2020

'Not a single piece of evidence': Lawyers for Lisa Smith argue for terror charge to be dropped
# Court
# Court

'Not a single piece of evidence': Lawyers for Lisa Smith argue for terror charge to be dropped

Updated Jan 8th 2020, 1:36 PM 28,867 Views 0 Comments

The Irish woman has been charged with membership of an unlawful organisation, under 2005 terror legislation.

# isis - Wednesday 11 December, 2019

Gardaí ruled out terrorism links in 'random' Dundalk killing, court hears
# Mohamed Morei
# Mohamed Morei

Gardaí ruled out terrorism links in 'random' Dundalk killing, court hears

Dec 11th 2019, 5:38 PM 13,882 Views 0 Comments

Mohamed Morei has pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity to the murder of Yosuke Sasaki in January 2018.

# isis - Monday 2 December, 2019

Lisa Smith's period of detention has been extended by 24 hours
# Lisa Smith
# Lisa Smith

Lisa Smith's period of detention has been extended by 24 hours

Dec 2nd 2019, 8:48 AM 47,169 Views 137 Comments

Smith was arrested upon arrival at Dublin Airport yesterday.

# isis - Friday 29 November, 2019

Tusla involved in welfare plans for Lisa Smith's child, Taoiseach says
# Lisa Smith
# Lisa Smith

Tusla involved in welfare plans for Lisa Smith's child, Taoiseach says

Nov 29th 2019, 4:02 PM 22,038 Views 94 Comments

The former Defence Forces member who was married to an Islamic State fighter is due back in Ireland

# isis - Sunday 24 November, 2019

Suspected Islamic State member returned to Germany along with three children
# Laura H
# Laura H

Suspected Islamic State member returned to Germany along with three children

Nov 24th 2019, 12:35 PM 16,678 Views 28 Comments

The woman is the first adult female to have officially been repatriated to Germany.

# isis - Tuesday 12 November, 2019

Lisa Smith will be subject to security assessment on arrival in Ireland
# Risk Assessment
# Risk Assessment

Lisa Smith will be subject to security assessment on arrival in Ireland

Nov 12th 2019, 3:30 PM 19,952 Views 113 Comments

Yesterday Turkey said it was in the process of deporting 20 ‘foreign jihadists’.

# isis - Monday 4 November, 2019

Tánaiste hopeful for breakthrough in Lisa Smith case 'within a few weeks'
# Turkey
# Turkey

Tánaiste hopeful for breakthrough in Lisa Smith case 'within a few weeks'

Nov 4th 2019, 12:40 PM 20,043 Views 143 Comments

Simon Coveney has said his primary concern is for Smith’s two-year-old daughter.

# isis - Thursday 31 October, 2019

Donald Trump to bring 'beautiful dog, talented dog' from ISIS raid to the White House
# Conan
# Conan

Donald Trump to bring 'beautiful dog, talented dog' from ISIS raid to the White House

Oct 31st 2019, 8:52 AM 45,088 Views 56 Comments

The US President has repeatedly praised the pooch’s role in the deadly raid.

Pentagon releases images from raid that resulted in death of ISIS leader al-Baghdadi
# Islamic State
# Islamic State

Pentagon releases images from raid that resulted in death of ISIS leader al-Baghdadi

Oct 31st 2019, 6:56 AM 19,884 Views 55 Comments

The Pentagon also released video of airstrikes on a group of unknown fighters on the ground.

# isis - Monday 28 October, 2019

Officials warn ISIS still a threat as it regroups following death of leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi
# Isis
# Isis

Officials warn ISIS still a threat as it regroups following death of leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi

Oct 28th 2019, 12:30 PM 10,472 Views 21 Comments

The Islamic State leader was killed in a US-led raid in Syria at the weekend.

# isis - Sunday 27 October, 2019

Trump confirms ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi killed in US military raid
# Islamic State
# Islamic State

Trump confirms ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi killed in US military raid

Updated Oct 27th 2019, 1:32 PM 42,154 Views 135 Comments

Baghdadi ignited an explosive vest after being chased into a tunnel by US forces.

# isis - Tuesday 22 October, 2019

Social media app TikTok removed almost a dozen accounts for publishing ISIS propaganda videos
# Tiktok
# Tiktok

Social media app TikTok removed almost a dozen accounts for publishing ISIS propaganda videos

Oct 22nd 2019, 5:44 PM 9,504 Views 11 Comments

An employee at TikTok said that about 10 accounts were removed for posting the videos.

# isis - Thursday 10 October, 2019

Gardaí confirm ongoing 'criminal investigation' into Lisa Smith
# Islamic State
# Islamic State

Gardaí confirm ongoing 'criminal investigation' into Lisa Smith

Oct 10th 2019, 7:09 PM 19,273 Views 0 Comments

The Dundalk woman is being held in a displacement camp in Syria for the wives and children of Islamic State fighters.

British IS fighters known as 'The Beatles' taken into US custody
# Kurds
# Kurds

British IS fighters known as 'The Beatles' taken into US custody

Oct 10th 2019, 7:46 AM 17,098 Views 27 Comments

The US has moved some Islamic State prisoners amid fears they could escape custody as Turkey invades northeast Syria.

# isis - Wednesday 2 October, 2019

Isis views Ireland as 'somewhere to fundraise rather than attack'
# Prison
# Prison

Isis views Ireland as 'somewhere to fundraise rather than attack'

Oct 2nd 2019, 12:26 PM 26,070 Views 52 Comments

Five people are serving prison sentences in Ireland for convictions related to Islamist extremism offences, according to a new report.

# isis - Sunday 29 September, 2019

Jihadi bride Shamima Begum cannot come back to UK, Home Secretary Priti Patel says
# Isis
# Isis

Jihadi bride Shamima Begum cannot come back to UK, Home Secretary Priti Patel says

Sep 29th 2019, 12:18 PM 37,487 Views 94 Comments

Shamima Begum was 15 when she and two friends left London to marry Islamic State fighters in Syria in 2015.

# isis - Wednesday 28 August, 2019

Gaza on 'state of alert' after three policemen killed by reported ISIS bombers
# Palestine
# Palestine

Gaza on 'state of alert' after three policemen killed by reported ISIS bombers

Aug 28th 2019, 7:16 AM 9,821 Views 23 Comments

The police officers died at checkpoints last night.

# isis - Friday 19 July, 2019

Ireland trying to make arrangements to bring Lisa Smith home
# Islamic State
# Islamic State

Ireland trying to make arrangements to bring Lisa Smith home

Jul 19th 2019, 5:07 PM 30,595 Views 48 Comments

The Dundalk woman and her young daughter are currently in Syria.

# isis - Friday 5 July, 2019

Lisa Smith expresses desire to live in a 'caliphate...but not a brutality group' as she seeks to return to Ireland
# Isis
# Isis

Lisa Smith expresses desire to live in a 'caliphate...but not a brutality group' as she seeks to return to Ireland

Jul 5th 2019, 10:40 AM 42,940 Views 143 Comments

The Dundalk native made the comments in a new interview with BBC.

# isis - Sunday 26 May, 2019

Three French IS members sentenced to death in Iraq
# Capital Punishment
# Capital Punishment

Three French IS members sentenced to death in Iraq

May 26th 2019, 4:00 PM 14,499 Views 25 Comments

The three men have 30 days to appeal the sentence.

# isis - Tuesday 30 April, 2019

Trial for murder of Scandinavian hikers to open in Morocco with two dozen suspects
# Murder
# Murder

Trial for murder of Scandinavian hikers to open in Morocco with two dozen suspects

Apr 30th 2019, 8:19 AM 13,483 Views 0 Comments

Three main defendants who allegedly pledged allegiance to IS are accused of direct involvement.

# isis - Monday 29 April, 2019

Alleged Islamic State leader appears in video for first time in five years
# Propaganda
# Propaganda

Alleged Islamic State leader appears in video for first time in five years

Apr 29th 2019, 8:14 PM 23,734 Views 29 Comments

The world’s most wanted man was last seen in Mosul in 2014

# isis - Saturday 27 April, 2019

15 people, including 6 children, die as Sri Lankan police raid suspected Islamist safe house
# Sri Lanka
# Sri Lanka

15 people, including 6 children, die as Sri Lankan police raid suspected Islamist safe house

Apr 27th 2019, 8:13 AM 23,779 Views 35 Comments

The deaths came as three cornered suicide bombers blew themselves up and others were shot.

# isis - Wednesday 24 April, 2019

Sri Lankan police carry out controlled explosion near cinema as death toll from Easter bombing rises to 359
# Colombo
# Colombo

Sri Lankan police carry out controlled explosion near cinema as death toll from Easter bombing rises to 359

Apr 24th 2019, 7:20 AM 11,019 Views 37 Comments

Hundreds were killed in a series of bomb blasts in the country on Easter Sunday.

# isis - Tuesday 23 April, 2019

IS claims Sri Lanka bombings and releases photo of attackers
# Sri Lanka
# Sri Lanka

IS claims Sri Lanka bombings and releases photo of attackers

Apr 23rd 2019, 5:37 PM 33,048 Views 65 Comments

More than 320 people were killed in the Easter blasts.

# isis - Tuesday 2 April, 2019

'I was brainwashed': ISIS bride Begum asks for second chance
# Shamima Begum
# Shamima Begum

'I was brainwashed': ISIS bride Begum asks for second chance

Apr 2nd 2019, 9:24 AM 37,474 Views 102 Comments

Shamima Begum was 15 when she and two friends left London to marry Islamic State fighters in Syria in 2015.

# isis - Tuesday 26 March, 2019

Taoiseach says no one can condone Lisa Smith's actions, but that she has an innocent child
# Isis
# Isis

Taoiseach says no one can condone Lisa Smith's actions, but that she has an innocent child

Mar 26th 2019, 5:47 PM 26,643 Views 164 Comments

He repeated what he said earlier this month, stating that a security assessment will be carried on the Dundalk woman.

# isis - Monday 25 March, 2019

Coveney says Ireland 'will try to find a way' to bring Lisa Smith home
# Isis
# Isis

Coveney says Ireland 'will try to find a way' to bring Lisa Smith home

Updated Mar 25th 2019, 1:30 PM 70,084 Views 157 Comments

The Dundalk woman told CNN she didn’t know whether or not she’d be imprisoned upon her return to Ireland.

# isis - Sunday 24 March, 2019

The Explainer: Islamic State has been defeated in Syria. What happens if members return to Ireland?
# The Explainer
# The Explainer

The Explainer: Islamic State has been defeated in Syria. What happens if members return to Ireland?

Mar 24th 2019, 10:00 PM 28,299 Views 82 Comments

Experts have said there needs to be a focus on ensuring more people in Ireland do not become radicalised.

# isis - Saturday 23 March, 2019

Islamic State group defeated in Syria by Syrian Democratic Forces
# BAGHOUZ
# BAGHOUZ

Islamic State group defeated in Syria by Syrian Democratic Forces

Mar 23rd 2019, 7:33 AM 12,232 Views 38 Comments

Fighters from the US-backed Kurdish-Arab alliance raised their yellow flag in Baghouz early today.

# isis - Wednesday 13 March, 2019

Explainer: How can the return of Islamic State members to their home countries work?
# Lisa Smith
# Lisa Smith

Explainer: How can the return of Islamic State members to their home countries work?

Mar 13th 2019, 7:05 AM 20,950 Views 63 Comments

The government here has said Lisa Smith, who was married to an Islamic State fighter, can come home.

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