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al-Jama'a al-Islamiyya seeks to keep presence in Egypt’s political arena: dissident leader Sunday 20-08-2017 04:08 PM Al-Azhar Observatory: Security efforts alone not enough to combat terrorism Saturday 19-08-2017 06:52 PM 3 militants arrested in North Sinai: Military spokesperson Sinai [Egypt] - Law enforcement forces in northern and central Sinai managed to find and destroy a number of Takfiri hotbeds as well as arrest three takfiris, Armed Forces Spokesperson Colonel Tamer ... Saturday 19-08-2017 02:14 PM Becoming Daesh: How Islamist Recruiters Manage to Snare Young Europeans Saturday 19-08-2017 12:31 PM 5 IS militants killed in clashes in Iraq's Diyala Saturday 19-08-2017 09:55 AM Nigeria's freed Chibok girls to return home 'fully recovered' Abuja - More than 100 girls who were kidnapped by Boko Haram militants in the Nigerian town of Chibok in 2014 are ready to return to normal life after being released and receiving psychological and ... Friday 18-08-2017 09:25 PM Syrian army fully besieges ISIS areas in eastern countryside of Homs, Hama provinces Damascus - The Syrian army has laid full siege on areas under the control of the Islamic State (ISIS) in the eastern countryside of Hama and Homs provinces in central Syria, a military source told ... Friday 18-08-2017 05:22 PM Boko Haram ramps up attacks on refugee camps in northeast Nigeria Dakar - Boko Haram militants are ramping up attacks on sites sheltering people uprooted by the jihadists insurgency in northeast Nigeria - pushing the displaced from "one hell into another" - a ... Friday 18-08-2017 05:04 PM Ex-chief of jihadist 'Islamic police' on trial in Mali Bamako - The head of an Islamic police brigade deployed by jihadists controlling a city in northern Mali in 2012 went on trial Friday accused of cutting off victims hands and publicly whipping ... Friday 18-08-2017 05:01 PM 86 militants killed in military operations in Afghanistan Kabul - The Afghan National Defense and Security Forces conducted at least 41 airstrikes and 33 ground operations against the militants, leaving at least 86 of them dead, including fighters ... Friday 18-08-2017 03:59 PM ISIS besieges 100,000 civilians in Tal Afar to hinder its liberation Irbil (Iraq) - Iraqi forces have for months been preparing to launch a military operation to expel the ISIS terrorist group from the city of Talaafar, west of Mosul. Some 100,000 civilians ... Friday 18-08-2017 02:59 PM Gunmen kill seven relatives of Iraqi policeman Kirkuk (Iraq) - Gunmen killed seven family members of an Iraqi police officer, including a teenage son, in a pre-dawn attack Friday on their home near the northern city of Kirkuk, security ... Friday 18-08-2017 01:54 PM Suspected Thai militants turn stolen cars into bombs - police Bangkok - Suspected militants raided a car dealership in southern Thailand and turned two of the cars into bombs, police said on Thursday, adding that a "new generation" of Muslim separatists was ... Thursday 17-08-2017 04:06 PM Dozens of civilians killed in US-led raids on Raqqa: monitor Thursday 17-08-2017 02:38 PM Iraq seeks international help to investigate IS crimes Baghdad - Iraq asked for international help on Wednesday to collect and preserve evidence of crimes by Islamic State militants and said it is working with Britain to draft a United Nations Security ... Thursday 17-08-2017 09:29 AM