Tag Archives: ISIS

  • Islamic State claims ‘province’ in India for first time

    Islamic State claimed for the first time that it has established a “province” in India, after a clash between militants and security forces in the contested Kashmir region killed a militant. ...

  • ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi may still be alive

    Islamic State group chief Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, who purportedly appeared for the first time in five years in an IS propaganda video released Monday, remains the world's most wanted man. ...

  • ISIS claims Sri Lanka blasts that killed more than 320

    The Islamic State group on Tuesday said it was behind a devastating string of suicide attacks against churches and hotels in Sri Lanka that killed more than 320 people on Easter Sunday. ...

  • The last days of the ISIS ‘caliphate’

    Suicide bombers, snipers, rockets -- ISIS fighters did everything they could to defend their last scrap of territory in eastern Syria, but their diminished resources were not enough. ...

  • Iraq declares victory over ISIS

    Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi on Saturday declared victory in a three-year war by Iraqi forces to expel the Islamic State jihadist group that at its height endangered Iraq's very existence. ...

  • Dalai Lama blasted after calling on West to negotiate with ISIS

    The world’s most prominent Buddhist — a religion of peace — said education and not war is the key to defeating the jihadi movement. ...

  • Dialogue only way in fight against ISIS: Dalai Lama

    "One has to listen, to understand, to have respect for the other person, regardless. There is no other way." ...

  • UN approves ‘all necessary measures’ to fight ISIS

    The UN Security Council on Friday authorized countries to "take all necessary measures" to fight the Islamic State group in a resolution that won unanimous backing a week after the Paris attacks. ...

  • ISIS claimed responsibility for Paris attacks that killed 128

    Islamic State jihadists on Saturday claimed a series of coordinated attacks in Paris that killed at least 128 people in scenes of carnage at a concert hall, restaurants and the national stadium. ...

  • More than 120 people killed in Paris ‘terror’ attacks

    A wave of coordinated attacks left more than 120 dead in scenes of carnage in Paris Friday, including scores massacred by attackers shouting "Allahu akbar" during a rock concert and others in a suicide bombing. ...