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US-led strike in Syria blocks IS fighters evacuated from Lebanon Beirut - The US-led coalition has carried out an air strike to block IS group fighters evacuated from Lebanon from reaching eastern Syria, its spokesman told AFP on Wednesday. “To prevent the ... Wednesday 30-08-2017 05:03 PM Iraqi forces recapture 40 percent of IS-held town near Tal Afar Baghdad - Iraqi forces fought heavy clashes against Islamic State (IS) militants in the IS-held town of Ayadhiyah and managed to free 40 percent of the town, the Iraqi military said. The ... Wednesday 30-08-2017 12:44 PM IS claims attack on house of Afghan lawmaker Wednesday 30-08-2017 11:01 AM Taliban claims responsibility for explosion in Kabul Kabul - The Taliban terrorist group has claimed responsibility for the recent Kabul explosion that took place close to the US embassy, local media were quoted by Sputnik news agency as saying on ... Tuesday 29-08-2017 03:04 PM IS-claimed car bombing kills 12 in Baghdad's Sadr City Tuesday 29-08-2017 11:39 AM IS militants start evacuating final position in Syria's Qalamoun region Qara (Syria) - Around 700 Islamic State (IS) militants and their families started evacuating their last stronghold in western Qalamoun region toward the eastern city of Bukamal on Monday, ... Tuesday 29-08-2017 11:06 AM Update: 12 killed, 24 wounded at busy market in eastern Baghdad Baghdad - The death toll from the car bomb explosion at a busy market area in eastern Baghdad on Monday rose to 12 people killed and 24 others wounded, an Interior Ministry source told Xinhua. ... Monday 28-08-2017 02:31 PM Car bombing at busy Baghdad market kills 9 people Baghdad - A car bomb ripped through a busy market area in eastern Baghdad on Monday morning, killing at least nine people, Iraqi officials said. The explosives-laden car went off at the ... Monday 28-08-2017 11:22 AM 27 dead after Boko Haram attacks on Nigerian villages Sunday 27-08-2017 11:51 AM IS claims Brussels knife attack on soldiers Sunday 27-08-2017 09:13 AM Suspected Boko Haram militants kill 15 in Cameroon Kolofata [Cameroon] - Suspected Boko Haram militants sprayed a village in remote Cameroon with automatic fire, killing 15 people and kidnapping eight others in an overnight raid near the Nigerian ... Saturday 26-08-2017 04:01 PM How to Counter IS Wolf-packs The Barcelona murders are leading counter-terror specialists to study a new IS doctrine urging assassins to burrow into their adopted nations in the West and to plan complex attacks in place. ... Saturday 26-08-2017 01:49 AM IS fighter hilariously mocked by Spanish social media users Madrid - An Islamic State fighter has become the unlikely target of Spanish social media ridicule after threatening Spain that more attacks will follow the assaults in Catalonia that killed 15 ... Friday 25-08-2017 05:53 PM IS counterattack kills 34 Syria regime forces in Raqqa province: monitor Raqqa (Syria) - At least 34 Syrian soldiers and allied fighters have been killed in a IS (Islamic State) counterattack in eastern Raqqa province, rolling back regime gains, a monitor said Friday. ... Friday 25-08-2017 03:43 PM Iraqi forces liberate Al Khadraa district of Tal Afar Baghdad - Commander of operations in Tal Afar Abdul Amir Rasheed Yar Allah announced on Friday the liberation of Al Khadraa district in south of Tal Afar, the Iraqi news agency reported. Yar ... Friday 25-08-2017 03:12 PM