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Iraqi Sunni tribe wages costly battle against Islamic State group

The al-Jabouri say if the government helps them rebuild their community then the tribesmen can help sew the country back together

In March 21, 2015, a volunteer fighter with a Shiite militant group known as 'Jihad Brigades,' aims his weapon during clashes with Islamic State group militants, outside Tikrit, 130 kilometers (80 miles) north of Baghdad, Iraq.  (Source: AP)

US to fly surveillance flights over Islamic State-held city in Iraq

U.S.-led force has begun surveillance flights over the Islamic State-held city of Tikrit

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Australian nationals on a high among Islamic State recruits

A London-based study reports that between 100 and 250 Australians have joined the Islamic State,much larger than the US.

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Syrian helicopter crashes in rebel-held area; Govt airmen captured by militants

Syrian insurgents captured several government airmen after their helicopter crashed in a rebel-held area.

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Canada PM Stephen Harper to discuss military expansion with NATO to fight IS terror

Stephen Harper will make clear Canada’s continued commitment to NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg in Ottawa.


Shiite rebels call for Yemen offensive; US troops evacuate

The turmoil comes as Yemen battles al-Qaida in the Arabian Peninsula, the target of the drone program.

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Death toll rises to 49 in bombing attack on Syrian Kurds

The Kurdish People’s Protection Units (YPG) control Hasakeh city, but IS militants have launched attacks on towns nearby.

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Bombings in Yemen mosques kill more than 130; Islamic State claims responsibility

The mosques were targeted by two suicide bombers each during midday prayers, when large crowds turn out to attend weekly sermons.

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Indian Muslims not swayed by extremism, says Rajnath Singh

The menace of terrorism is greatly amplified in today’s digital world, said Rajnath Singh.

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Islamic State group claims responsibility for attack on Bardo national museum

Officials did not confirm the militants’ claim of responsibility, but had identified the two gunmen shot dead.

WATCH : Video of coalition strike on ISIL targets

The air strikes were conducted in an operation aimed at eliminating the ISIL threat to Iraq.

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UN, Russia concerned on Islamic State foothold in Afghanistan

UN envoy said that recent reports indicate the Islamic State extremist group has established a foothold in Afghanistan.

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Afghan army kills Islamic State affiliate commander

Wahidi is the second militant commander who claimed links to the extremist IS group, to be killed in Helmand.

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Libyan capital blast claimed by the Islamic State

The Islamic State group’s affiliate in Libya has claimed responsibility for an explosion at a Tripoli police station.

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UK teens detained for attempting to join the Islamic State in Syria

After letting 3 British girls slip into Syria to join Islamic State, authorities prevent 3 more UK teens from doing the same.