Global Headlines
Damascus/UNI: Around 250 militants have surrendered after Kurdish-led forces in Syria surrounded Ghwayran prison seized earlier by the Islamic State (IS) group, BBC reported on Wednesday. more
Iraqi forces capture high-ranking IS leader wanted by US: PM Mustafa Al-Kadhimi

Baghdad (JEN): The Iraqi security forces have arrested Sami Jasim, a high-ranking Islamic State member who was the deputy of slain ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, Prime Minister Mustafa ...

Taliban raid suspected IS hideout in Kabul following Sunday's deadly mosque bombing: Spokesperson

Kabul/JEN: The Taliban forces carried out a raid at a suspected hideout of an Islamic State (IS) affiliate in the Afghan capital and killed several 'insurgents', hours after ' ...

Auckland stabbing incident a terrorist attack: New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern

Auckland: New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has called the incident, where six people were stabbed by a man here, a "terrorist attack", media reports said.

Statelessness for terrorists’ families, never an acceptable option, urges UN rights chief

New York, June 25 (JEN): Thousands of suspected foreign ISIL terrorist fighters and their families who are being held in detention in Syria and Iraq, must be treated fairly by their capto ...

At least 16 IS militants killed in government airstrikes in Afghanistan

Kabul: At least 16 Islamic State (Daesh) militants were gunned down during airstrikes conducted by the national army in Afghanistan's Nangarhar province, the defence ministry said on ...

Pakistani IS fighters killed in Afghan airstrike

Kabul: At least 14 Islamic State militants, including three Pakistani insurgents, have been killed in airstrikes conducted by the Afghan Air Force on Sunday, local Tolo News reported.

Pakistan, Russia express 'grave concern' over growing IS threat

Islamabad: Pakistan and Russia have expressed 'grave concern' over the growing threat of Islamic States terrorists in the region.

Russia airstrikes kill at least 53 civilians in Syria

Damascus, Nov 27 (IBNS): At least 53 civilians have been killed in airstrikes conducted by Russia in Syria, observers said.

Iraqi army recaptures Hawija, kills at least 196 IS militants

Baghdad, Oct 5 (JEN): Iraqi army claimed recapture of Hawija, an Islamic State (IS) stronghold on Wednesday, reports said.