- 19:36 18/09/2014
Discussions on the fight against the threats posed by the Islamic State (IS) militants, which was on the agenda for the recent international conference in Paris, should continue at the UN Security Council, the Russian Deputy Foreign Minister said Thursday.
- 18:12 18/09/2014
Islamic State (IS) militants have besieged a Kurdish city and captured several villages in northern Syria on Thursday at the same time as the first drone, reportedly belonging to the United States, was spotted over the Syrian governorate of Aleppo, the Lebanese Broadcasting Corporation reported.
- 14:19 18/09/2014
- 11:55 18/09/2014
- 11:50 18/09/2014
Spain will station a squadron of Patriot surface-to-air (SAM) systems and send 130 servicemen to Turkey, Spanish Defense Minister Pedro Morenes said while speaking to the members of the parliamentary defense committee.
- 09:01 18/09/2014
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Zarif speaking at the Council for Foreign Relations in New York said that the Islamic State military group is a "dangerous phenomenon" and cannot be defeated by airstrikes only, as US President Barack Obama proposed earlier.
- 09:01 18/09/2014
- 03:32 18/09/2014
- 21:17 17/09/2014
The US-led coalition against the Islamic State (IS) is ready to expand its strikes to Syria, but will "under no circumstances" target any positions other than the extremist group's sites, Iraq's Deputy Prime Minister told Rossiya Segodnya International Information Agency.
- 21:08 17/09/2014
Western countries are unlikely to cooperate with the Syrian government in the fight against the Islamic State (IS), Iraq's newly appointed Deputy Prime Minister told Rossiya Segodnya International Information Agency.
- 10:00 17/09/2014
A magazine called Dabiq published by the Islamic State militants in several European languages, including English, is set to radicalize foreigners and attract them to join the jihadist group, believe the analysts with the Council on Foreign Relations.
- 09:34 17/09/2014
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- 21:41 16/09/2014
- 20:54 16/09/2014
A video that has been translated and presented by the Middle East Media Research Institute purports to show Bosnian children at an Islamic State (IS) ‘summer camp’ in Syria from earlier this summer, the Jerusalem Post reported.
- 18:58 16/09/2014
Branches of al-Qaeda in North Africa and in the Arabian peninsula released a joint statement Tuesday, calling extremists in Iraq and Syria to join together in order to oppose the US-led anti-terrorism coalition.
- 16:37 16/09/2014
- 16:23 16/09/2014
US military intelligence has identified 300-350 Islamic State (IS) militant group targets in Iraq, a representative from the Iraqi Defense Ministry told the Voice of Iraq (Sawt Il-Iraq) radio station Tuesday.
- 15:18 16/09/2014
Schools in the northern Iraqi city of Mosul, which was captured this summer by the extremist Islamic State, have been issued a new curriculum. It removes art, music, literature, sports, philosophy, social studies, and Christian religious education from the classroom, and severely limits other subjects, including history and the sciences.