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Islamic State expands reach in Afghanistan, threatening West

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

"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

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

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

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

US launches fresh air strikes to protect Iraq dam

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

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

Five targets of ISIS in iraq

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