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The Armed Forces of the Philippines on Friday (December 7, 2023) said an alleged accomplice in the bombing at Mindanao State University in Marawi City was arrested by government forces recently. more
Brussels shooting: Two Swedish nationals shot dead, suspect remains at large

Two Swedish nationals were shot dead and another was injured in a shooting incident in Brussels city of Belgium on Monday (October 16, 2023).

ISIL terror threat still high and increasing in conflict zones, Security Council hears

New York: Despite leadership losses and diminished cash reserves, the extremist group ISIL, or Da'esh, continues to pose a threat to international peace and security, the UN counter-t ...

US kills key Islamic State operative in Somalia raid, says official

Washington: The United States killed a key Islamic State operative during a nighttime assault in northern Somalia, a senior administration official said.

US airstrike kills leader of IS in Syria

Washington/UNI/Sputnik: United States military killed a leader of the Islamic State terrorist group (IS), banned in Russia, during an airstrike in Syria, the US Central Command (CENTCOM) ...

5 Islamic State militants killed in N Iraq airstrike

Baghdad/UNI/Xinhua: Five Islamic State (IS) militants were killed on Wednesday in an airstrike in Iraq's northern province of Nineveh, said the Iraqi military.

Syria: Over 200 IS militants surrender

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. ...

Islamic State terrorists ambush kills 5 Syrian soldiers

Damascus/UNI/Xinhua: Five Syrian soldiers were killed and 20 others wounded when the Islamic State militants targeted their military bus in eastern Syria overnight Sunday, the media repor ...

Taliban grant Afghan passports to Al-Qaeda, IS fighters: Afghan diplomat

Dushanbe/UNI/Sputnik: The Taliban are granting Afghan passports to members of Al-Qaeda and Islamic State (IS, ISIS, both banned in Russia), Afghan Ambassador to Tajikistan Muhammad Zahir ...

At least 32 dead, dozens injured in Shiite mosque blast in Afghanistan's Kandahar

Kabul (JEN): A powerful explosion rocked a Shiite mosque in the southern Afghan city of Kandahar during prayers on Friday, killing at least 32 people and leaving more than 50 others wound ...