Tag Archives: ISIL

If Egypt does not release ‘Muslim women’,ISIS has threatened to kill a Croatia Man

Has Jihadi John re-emerged in latest ISIS video? Militant holds knife in his trademark left hand as terror group threaten to execute hostage kidnapped in Cairo in 48 hours if ‘Muslim women’ are not freed by Egypt Croatian man Tomislav … read more

Militants launch major assault in Egypt’s Sinai Peninsula

CAIRO — Islamic State-affiliated militants unleashed a wave of coordinated attacks on security checkpoints in Egypt’s Sinai Peninsula on Wednesday, the latest strike in a surge in global violence by sympathizers of the group. At least 10 soldiers were killed … read more

U.S. Special Forces Killed Abu Sayyaf, an ISIS Leader in Syria

American Special Operations forces mounted a rare raid into eastern Syria early Saturday, killing a leader of the Islamic State and about a dozen militant fighters, as well as capturing his wife and freeing an 18-year old Yazidi woman whom … read more

Islamic State abducts at least 90 from Christian villages in Syria

Two Syria-based activist groups confirm Assyrian hostages seized ancient Christian villages from northeastern Syria by Islamic State jihadists   Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (Isil) militants have abducted at least 90 people from Assyrian Christian villages in northeastern … read more

The Islamic State militant group has killed 1,878 people in 6 months

The Islamic State militant group has killed 1,878 people in Syria during the past six months, the majority of them civilians, a British-based Syrian monitoring organization said on Sunday. Islamic State also killed 120 of its own members, most of … read more

Islamic State`s bloody clash with Kurds

Islamic State jihadists penetrated the key Syrian town of Kobane on the Turkish border, sparking street-to-street fighting with its Kurdish defenders Monday after a three-week-long siege, a monitoring group said. “Urban guerrilla warfare has started and the fighting is taking … read more

U.S.-led coalition warplanes struck Islamic State fighters in Syria

 U.S. conducts another round of air strikes against Islamic militants  BEIRUT (AP) — U.S.-led coalition warplanes struck Islamic State fighters in Syria attacking a town near the Turkish border for the first time Saturday, as well as positions in … read more

UK votes for airstrikes against Islamic State.

British Prime Minister David Cameron speaks in the House of Parliament on Sept. 26 during a debate to decide on approval for airstrikes in Iraq. (AP) By Griff Witte LONDON — Britain on Friday became the latest nation to join … read more

US strikes IS oil refineries in Syria

The United States bombed Islamic State-controlled oil refineries in Syria as President Barack Obama recruited more allies to fight the jihadist “network of death.”   United Nations (United States) (AFP) – US, Saudi and Emirati warplanes broadened their bombardment to … read more