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Indians killed in Iraq: Trauma continues as two families told to wait at airport

They spent the day waiting at the Amritsar airport, after the district administration told them on Tuesday evening that the remains would arrive by morning.

Some rape victims of Islamic State 'like living corpses', says UN

Some rape victims of Islamic State ‘like living corpses’, says UN

The UN envoy for sexual violence in conflict who just returned from Iraq said Friday she found “a gross lack” of support for women and girls who were raped and forced into sexual slavery by Islamic State extremists.

Thousands of well-armed rebel fighters are in Syria’s Ghouta

The Syrian government’s battle to recapture the rebel-held eastern suburbs of Damascus is likely to be a long and bloody fight because of the presence of thousands of battle-hardened fighters who have had years to prepare.

Militants to apologize to victims of Indonesia attacks

Indonesia, the world’s most populous Muslim nation and third-biggest democracy, has imprisoned hundreds of Islamic militants in the years since the Bali bombings that killed more than 200 people, mostly foreigners.

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Jharkhand bans PFI, says members influenced by Islamic State

An official release issued on Tuesday said: “The action has been taken following a proposal of the Home Department/ police on which the Law department has also given its consent”.

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US imposes sanctions on individuals, entities related to IS

The designated people and entities were in the Philippines, Turkey and Somalia, according to a statement released by the Treasury, Xinhua reported.

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Afghan official: Chinese, Uzbek IS militants killed in raid

Taliban militants in the camps were plotting attacks inside Afghanistan as well as aiding the militants of the East Turkestan Islamic Movement operating along the border with China and Tajikistan, a US-led coalition statement said Thursday.

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Battle over bodies rages quietly in Iraq’s Mosul long after Islamic State defeat

The stench of death wafts from rubble-filled corners in the dystopian wasteland of what was once West Mosul, from rusting cars still rigged with explosives and from homes abandoned as those who could, fled the bloody end of the militants’ three-year rule.

Indian-origin man called the new ‘Jihadi John’ listed as global terrorist

While Dhar is believed to have no direct role in recruiting youths or looking after operations in India, “his video and speeches may have influenced many youths here who would have easily connected with him since he is of Indian-origin,” an official said.

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Indian-origin ISIS man designated as global terrorist by US: All about the ‘New Jihadi John’

Siddhartha Dhar is a British Hindu who converted to Islam and now goes by the name Abu Rumaysah. He had skipped police bail in the UK to travel to Syria with his wife and young children in 2014. 

Russia’s World Cup likely target for Islamic State: US analysis firm

The participation of the national teams of Saudi Arabia and Iran in the tournament provided an even greater incentive for the group to target it, the report said.

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Jordan says arrests 17 in foiled Islamic State attack plot- state media

“The members of the cell had planned to execute a number of terrorist attacks simultaneously to destabilise national security and sow chaos and terror among civilians,” the statement said.

Russian security agency FSB arrests St. Petersburg supermarket bombing suspect

Russian law enforcement agencies stopped short of immediately describing the supermarket blast as a terror attack, but President Vladimir Putin called it one Thursday.

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Kabul: At least 40 dead after multiple blasts rock Afghanistan’s capital, Islamic State claims responsibility

Kabul blast: Earlier in the day, an explosion went off at an office of the Afghan Voice news agency in Kabul, killed at least four people, officials and witnesses told Reuters.

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Islamic State group releases first video of Somalia fighters

The Horn of Africa nation has a small but growing presence of the fighters, many of them defectors from the al-Qaida-linked al-Shabab extremist group.