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Egypt army kills 7 terrorists in North Sinai

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The Egyptian army announced on Friday that its forces killed seven terrorists in North Sinai Province during a raid. A new terrorist den was spotted...
Killed In Suicide Blast At Funeral In Eastern Afghanistan

24 killed in suicide blast at funeral in eastern Afghanistan

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Twenty-four civilians were killed and 68 others wounded in a suicide bomb explosion at a funeral in Afghanistan's eastern province of Nangarhar on Tuesday,...
Suicide Blast Rocks

At least 15 killed after suicide blast rocks funeral in Eastern Afghan province

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At least 15 people were killed and 56 others were wounded after a suicide bomb explosion hit a funeral in Afghanistan's eastern province of...
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11 paramilitary tribal fighter killed in IS attack in Iraq

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A total of eleven paramilitary tribal fighters were killed on Saturday in an attack by Islamic State (IS) militants in Salahudin province in north...
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Four men arrested on suspicion of planning terrorist attacks in Germany

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German investigators arrested four men from Tajikistan who were suspected of planning terrorist attacks in the name of the Islamic State (IS) in Germany,...
FILE - Smoke rises during a fight between members of the Libyan internationally recognized government forces and Eastern forces in Ain Zara, Tripoli, Libya, May 5, 2019.

Mass grave found in Libya’s Sirte

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Security service of Libya's east-based government on Wednesday found a mass grave containing five bodies in the city of Sirte, which used to be...
Islamic State

2 IS militants, civilian killed in attacks in eastern Iraq

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A total of two Islamic State (IS) militants and a civilian were killed on Sunday in separate attacks in Iraq's eastern province of Diyala,...
airstrike

Air raids kill 4 IS militants in eastern Afghanistan

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Four militants affiliated with Islamic State (IS) were confirmed dead as fighting planes struck the hardliner group's hideout in Chawkay district of the eastern...
Iraqi forces

Iraqi forces launch anti-IS offensive in Anbar

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The Iraqi security forces launched Wednesday a major offensive to hunt down Islamic State (IS) militants in Iraq's western province of Anbar and border...
ISIS

Following fall in Syria, ISIS heading towards South Asia

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Islamic State (ISIS) has come to the limelight of the media in the world, particularly South Asia following the April-2019 Easter Sunday jihadist attacks...
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India is at risk of infiltration by Islamic State

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While Indian voters are going to the election centers to elect the next government and the Prime Minister who would lead the country for...
insecticide poisoning

Woman kills IS Militant

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A local Iraqi woman killed two Islamic State (IS) militants by poisoning them in revenge for the killing of her son and her husband...
Explosion

Jan. 12 Middle East news summary at 2200 GMT

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ADEN, Yemen -- A new powerful explosion hit the the state-owned oil refinery in Yemen's southern port city of Aden on Saturday evening, injuring...
Two deserted helmets are seen near Libya's capital city of Tripoli, on March 11, 2015. Clashes erupted on Wednesday between Libya Dawn militants and pro-government forces in the Ajaylat area some 80 kilometers west of Tripoli. (Xinhua/Hamza Turkia)

Mass Grave Discovered in Libya’s City of Sirte

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Libya's Interior Ministry on Monday announced discovering a mass grave containing bodies believed to be of Ethiopian Christians executed by the Islamic State (IS)...
US President describes impact of Paris Accord

Trump calls for merit based visa procedures

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US President Donald Trump on Wednesday criticized the State Department's "diversity visa" programme for allowing the Uzbek national behind the deadly truck attack in...
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Trump to defeat ISIS after NYC terrorist attack

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U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday vowed to defeat the Islamic State group after a terrorist attack in New York killed eight people. "In NYC,...
AFRICOM in the Sahel

Viewpoint: United States Imperialist Aims Exposed in Niger

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Killing of four soldiers illustrates rising militarism across the continent There has been no substantive discussion within the United States corporate and government controlled media...
AFP/File / Ilyas Akengin Turkey claims 24 people have been killed in the border town of Kilis by rocket fire from Islamic State jihadists in Syria

IS resorts to worldwide revenge over its Mideast mess

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Palestinian observers said the recent attacks of the Islamic State (IS) in various parts of the world were motivated by revenge, following a series...
AFP / Ahmad Al-Rubaye Tens of thousands of pro-regime forces have been massed near the Iraqi city of Fallujah ahead of the offensive to retake the city which was seized by Islamic State fighters in 2014

Peace in Mideast is a long ahead over IS recent failures

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The Islamic State (IS) has recently suffered massive military failures in Iraq and Syria, but the chance for peace and stability in the war-torn...
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Israeli Arab indicted over believed IS ties

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Israeli security forces said on Sunday that an Arab citizen of Israel was charged with links to the Islamic State. The suspect...
AFP / Ahmad Al-Rubaye Tens of thousands of pro-regime forces have been massed near the Iraqi city of Fallujah ahead of the offensive to retake the city which was seized by Islamic State fighters in 2014

Surge in terror attacks attributed to IS defeat or political drive

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While some people suspect the recent surge in terror attacks in Europe is linked to the defeats of the Islamic State (IS) in Iraq...
AFP / Ahmad Al-Rubaye A member of the Iraqi pro-government forces fires a rocket-propelled grenade launcher during an operation in al-Shahabi village, east of Fallujah, in an operation to retake the city from Islamic State group, on May 24, 2016

Syria’s Post-IS vacuum is a recipe for a clash of powers

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As the Islamic State (IS) continues to falter in Syria and Iraq, regional and world powers are walking a fine line to back their...

U.S.-led coalition shoots down Syrian warplane

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The U.S.-led coalition shot down a Syrian warplane over Syria's northern city of Raqqa on Sunday, the Syrian army said in a statement. ...

Iraqi forces show strong stand for IS-Mosul battle

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Iraqi government forces started on Sunday a major operation to enter the last Islamic State (IS) stronghold of the old city center in western...

Russian warplanes kill 2 top IS commanders

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The Russian Air forces eliminated two top Islamic State (IS) field commanders and some 180 terrorists during airstrikes in Syria in early June, the...
Soldiers of pro-government militia are pictured in Aleppo, Syria, on Dec. 11, 2016. (Xinhua/Yang Zhen) (zw)

U.S. strike mistakenly kills 18 allied fighters in Syria

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An air strike against the Islamic State (IS) group in northern Syria on Tuesday by the U.S.-led anti-terror coalition mistakenly killed 18 members of...

U.S. massive bomb kills 36 IS militants in Afghan province

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At least 36 Islamic State (IS) militants were killed after the U.S. forces in Afghanistan struck their position with a large bomb in eastern...
AFP / Ahmad Al-Rubaye A member of the Iraqi pro-government forces fires a rocket-propelled grenade launcher during an operation in al-Shahabi village, east of Fallujah, in an operation to retake the city from Islamic State group, on May 24, 2016

Iraqi military blames IS for killing dozens of civilians in western Mosul

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The Iraqi military on Sunday blamed the Islamic State (IS) militant group for the killing of dozens of civilians at a house in the...
AFP / Ahmad Al-Rubaye A member of the Iraqi pro-government forces fires a rocket-propelled grenade launcher during an operation in al-Shahabi village, east of Fallujah, in an operation to retake the city from Islamic State group, on May 24, 2016

IS fighters completely “trapped” in Mosul – U.S. envoy

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Islamic State (IS) fighters are completely "trapped" and "the last road out of Mosul" has been cut off, claimed a US envoy Sunday in...

Over 100,000 civilians flee homes in western Mosul in clashes against IS

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The ongoing operations to free the western side of Mosul from Islamic State (IS) militants have pushed up to 100,000 civilians to flee their...