Nine civilians, including a woman, were killed in a Syrian government air raid on Wednesday on the city of Raqa.
Looking at these challenges solely through a military lens has shown its limits, said UN chief Ban Ki-moon.
UN rights chief called for a campaign led by Muslims to undermine the ideology of the Islamic State terrorist group.
The ghosts of previous failed attempts at American-Iranian rapprochement loom large.
The same video showed the gruesome simultaneous beheadings of at least 18 men described as Syrian military personnel.
America’s top military leader arrived in Iraq on Saturday on a previously unannounced visit.
A US-led coalition is carrying out air strikes against IS jihadists in both Iraq and Syria.
It’s unclear where the Islamic State group intends to get the gold, silver and copper for the coins.
The officials say that Iraqi troops on Friday also lifted the Islamic State group’s siege of the oil refinery, Iraq’s largest.
An Indian-origin Islamist activist facing trial on terrorism charges skipped bail and fled UK.
Baghdadi’s fighters seized much of northern Iraq five months ago in a lightning offensive.
The announcement came in an audio speech posted on the Egyptian militant group’s official Twitter account.
The aim was to squeeze the group and ensure it had “increasingly limited freedom to manoeuvre, communicate and command”.
The Chief Metropolitan Magistrate at Sewri court has kept the matter for arguments on November 14.
The boy, who is not being named as police suspect he is a minor aged 16, was seen wearing the t-shirt at the Muharram procession.