January 18, 2020 9:09 pm
Three months into the offensive, more than 200,000 people have been displaced according to the United Nations. Many are settling in the empty houses left behind by local Christians in the Khabur valley. Edmon Lunan is among the few local villagers who have ruled out leaving Tal Hafyan.
November 25, 2019 8:28 pm
They have been found guilty under various sections of the Unlawful Activities Prevention Act (UAPA) including offences relating to membership of a terrorist organisation and support given to a terrorist organisation.
November 05, 2019 10:19 am
Rasmiya Awad, 65, was detained in a raid near Azaz, the official said, referring to a Turkish-controlled Syrian town near the border. When captured, she was also accompanied by five children.
October 31, 2019 12:18 pm
The receipts, typical of the Islamic State’s meticulous bookkeeping, showed that the group paid at least $67,000 to members of Hurras al Din, an unofficial affiliate of al-Qaida and an enemy of the Islamic State.
October 31, 2019 11:41 am
Soon enough, the ISIS core will anoint a new Caliph, to whom all the wilayas (branches) and extremists and supporters will readily offer allegiance (bayat) to, while paying rich tribute to the “fallen hero”.
October 28, 2019 2:10 pm
The headline received massive backlash on social media, especially from a prominent section of media commentators, who called out The Washinton Post for writing a fluff-piece on the "most dreadful terrorist" on the planet.
October 28, 2019 8:34 am
Al-Baghdadi’s ISIS followers, the president said, were “frightened puppies” and “losers,” the same language he has used to describe former political rivals like Sen. Ted Cruz and media outlets like CNN.
October 28, 2019 8:26 am
Under al-Baghdadi, the Islamic State largely ran on its own. While he demanded fealty and built a cult of personality around himself — followers considered him the leader of Muslims worldwide — he was obsessed with security and is known to have given subordinates considerable latitude to act autonomously.
October 28, 2019 8:24 am
To Trump, the killing of the Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi was proof of the wisdom of his strategy of defending America at home without committing United States forces to “endless wars” abroad.
October 27, 2019 9:16 pm
Donald Trump press conference Highlights: "Last night the United States brought the world's number one terrorist leader to justice. Abu Bakr al-baghdadi is dead," Trump said.
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UNESCO says that destruction to a wold heritage site is a war crime.
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