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13 police killed in suspected IS attack in northern Iraq

September 06, 2021 8:02 am

The attack late Saturday on the checkpoint in Satiha village in Kirkuk province also wounded five police. The security official said the clashes with the militants lasted for nearly an hour.

Islamic State expands reach in Afghanistan, threatening West

June 10, 2019 2:19 pm

While the Taliban have confined their struggle to Afghanistan, the IS militants pledged allegiance to Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the reclusive leader of the group in the Middle East, and embraced his call for a worldwide jihad against non-Muslims.

Russia strikes kill 180 jihadists, mercenaries in Syria

October 07, 2017 4:35 pm

"A command post of the terrorists and up to 80 (IS) fighters including nine natives of the Northern Caucasus were destroyed in the area of Mayadeen," said the Russian Defence Ministry.

Iran launches missile strike targeting ISIS militants in Syria for Tehran attacks

June 19, 2017 10:57 am

Activists in Syria said they had no immediate information on damage or casualties from the strikes, launched from Iran's Kurdistan and Kermanshah provinces.

Family members of Indians abducted in Iraq narrate 'ordeal' at Delhi police station

May 07, 2015 8:08 pm

The family members of 39 hapless Indians had been protesting at Jantar Mantar for the past few days.

Britain ready to bomb Iraq but Syria remains a no-go zone

September 27, 2014 12:56 am

Belgium promised to send six F-16 fighter planes to take part in the operation.

US launches fresh air strikes to protect Iraq dam

September 08, 2014 12:33 am

ISIS has overrun large areas of Iraq and Syria and declared a cross-border Islamic caliphate.

Man with three kin ‘in captivity’ may go to Iraq

August 14, 2014 9:51 am

Lucky spent a couple of years in Iraq reportedly working with the same company as the abducted Indians.

Five targets of ISIS in iraq

August 12, 2014 11:57 am

Some of the Yazidis are still stuck on the mountain, with no access to food or water.