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Iraq: Preparations complete for the Tal Afar operation Mosul (Iraq) - The Iraqi Defense Ministry has announced that preparations for the operation on ISIS invaded Tal Afar have been completed. An operation on Tal Afar entered the conversation ... Monday 07-08-2017 01:55 PM 2 fugitives charged for financing ISIS group in Upper Egypt Cairo - Giza Criminal Court decided on Tuesday to adjourn trial of 66 defendants, 43 of which, were arrested on charges of establishing a militant group in Upper Egypt affiliated with IS. ... Monday 07-08-2017 02:00 AM 34 ISIS members killed in fierce clashes in Raqqa Raqqa (Syria) - In the 61st day operation for Raqqas liberation, Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) fighters cleansed whole al-Karim neighbourhood of ISIS gangs after fierce battles fought yesterday. ... Monday 07-08-2017 12:29 AM Taliban kills 30 locals in northern province: Afghan official Kabul - An Afghan official says that at least 30 people including women and children have been killed by Taliban fighters in northern Sari Pul province. Zahir Wahdat, the provincial governor ... Sunday 06-08-2017 11:44 PM Twelve killed in Nigeria church shooting: hospital sources Warri (Nigeria) - Gunmen stormed a Catholic church in a town in southeast Nigeria early Sunday, killing 12 worshipers, hospital sources said. The attack took place at around 6am at St. ... Sunday 06-08-2017 10:13 PM ISIS militants digging trenches, preparing to resist in Iraq's Tal Afar city Mosul (Iraq) - The ISIS militants reportedly started digging trenches inside and around the Northern Iraqi town of Tal Afar as the Iraqi government forces prepare for a major assault on the terror ... Sunday 06-08-2017 08:42 PM Syrian troops advance on Dayr al-Zawr after retaking city in Homs Homs (Syria) - Syrian government forces have made "significant progress" in their latest push against ISIS terrorists in the northern city of Raqqah and are advancing eastwards to the mostly ... Sunday 06-08-2017 11:58 AM U.S. forces evacuate spies planted within ISIS from Mosul Sunday 06-08-2017 10:22 AM 3 Suicide bombers hit Maiduguri in fresh attack Borno State (Nigeria) - Three suicide bombers have hit Maiduguri in a fresh attack on the Borno State capital. The attack which occurred Friday night had the suicide bombers detonating ... Sunday 06-08-2017 03:11 AM 2,000 ISIS fighters left in Raqqa: Coalition official Raqqa (Syria) - The United States’ anti-ISIS coalition envoy Brett McGurk has confirmed that a total of 2,000 ISIS fighters are left in Raqqa, adding that these jihadists will die in Raqqa, where ... Sunday 06-08-2017 01:51 AM Syrian army takes last town held by Islamic State in Homs Homs (Syria) - Syrian government and allied forces have taken the last major town in Homs province from the Islamic State, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said on Saturday, as the army ... Sunday 06-08-2017 01:11 AM Two killed in bomb blast in Al-Anbar, Iraq Baghdad - At least two people were killed when a bomb, left over by the so-called Islamic State (IS) exploded in Ramadi, the largest city in Al-Anbar Governorate in Iraq on Saturday. The ... Saturday 05-08-2017 12:20 PM Car bomb attack kills two in Somalia's capital Saturday 05-08-2017 12:17 PM Car bomb blast leaves 7 injured in Benghazi Benghazi (Libya) - Seven persons were injured in a car bomb blast outside a mosque in Sidi Faraj district, Benghazi, Alwasat news website reported Friday. Sources at Benghazis Jalaa ... Saturday 05-08-2017 06:28 AM US-backed Yemeni troops push Al-Qaeda from southern province Sanaa - Yemeni troops and armor have pushed Al-Qaeda militants out of main cities in Shabwa, residents said on Friday, regaining government control over the southern province for the first time in ... Saturday 05-08-2017 01:57 AM