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IS teenager is a security risk, UK top court hears
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‘Act of terror’: At least 22 killed in Kabul University attack
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Vienna attacker ‘sympathised with Islamic State’
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Islamic State expanding its presence in South Asia under Pakistan's patronage, say experts
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Massive manhunt after Vienna terror attack leaves several deadAuthorities said a suspect they killed was an ISIS sympathizer. Gunmen opened fire in at least six locations.
U.S. Imposes Sanctions on Qaeda Financier Who Trades in GemsThe action shows that the U.S. government remains concerned about how extremist groups like Al Qaeda and the Islamic State continue to creatively raise and distribute money around the world.
Two IS suspects plead not guilty in federal courtTwo suspected ISIS militants from Britain who were brought to the United States on Wednesday to face charges in a gruesome campaign of torture and other acts of violence against four Americans have..
Kayla Mueller, ISIS hostage killed in Syria, becomes a focus of Pence-Harris debateMike Pence claimed Barack Obama and Joe Biden missed a chance to save hostage Kayla Mueller, whose parents have become Trump supporters.
British ISIS members charged in murders of American hostagesTwo British members of ISIS have been charged for their role in the murders of four American hostages in Syria. Jeff Pegues reports.
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The family of an Arizona woman killed by members of the Islamic State will be Pence’s guests at the debate.
U.S. announces charges against two ISIS membersThe Justice Department announced charges Wednesday against two British nationals who joined the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), for their role in the torture and brutal killings of Western..
10/4/2020: Nadia, A Different Kind of Vision, The Wright WayNobel laureate Nadia Murad's fight to bring ISIS to court; Then, an architect goes blind, but says he's actually gotten better at his job; And, the family that dominates saddle bronc riding.
Nobel laureate Nadia Murad's fight to bring ISIS to courtThe 2018 Nobel Peace Prize recipient tells 60 Minutes why she and her lawyer, Amal Clooney, want ISIS tried for war crimes and genocide. Scott Pelley reports.
Nadia Murad's mission to hold ISIS accountableThe 2018 Nobel Peace Prize recipient tells "60 Minutes" why she and her lawyer, Amal Clooney, want ISIS tried for war crimes and genocide.
How Syria became "ground zero for jihadists"President Obama explains the emergence of the terrorist group ISIS and why he thinks Syria became "ground zero for jihadists around the world."
Pres. Obama: Confident in the coalition against ISIS"We now have a coalition of more than 40 countries who are working with the Iraqi goverment and the Iraqi military to make sure that ISIS is rolled back," President Obama tells Steve Kroft.
Pompeo Threatens to Close U.S. Embassy in Iraq Unless Militias Halt AttacksU.S. and Iraqi officials say they are surprised by the proposed retreat, which could set back American efforts to fight the Islamic State and to limit Iranian influence.
British Give U.S. Evidence Against ISIS ‘Beatles,’ Clearing Way for TrialThe men were half of a cell of Britons who held Westerners hostage in Syria, some of whom were beheaded for propaganda videos.
Trump awards Medal of Honor to soldier who helped free ISIS-held hostagesSgt. Maj. Thomas Patrick Payne received the Medal of Honor from President Trump on Friday for his role in freeing hostages held by ISIS. He spoke to David Martin about the harrowing mission.
Soldier gets Medal of Honor for saving 70 captivesPresident Donald Trump has bestowed the Medal of Honor on Sgt. Maj. Thomas "Patrick" Payne for his role in a daring 2015 mission to rescue dozens of hostages set to be executed by Islamic State..
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US won't pursue death penalty against ISIS 'Beatles' in exchange for British cooperationThe Trump administration will not pursue the death penalty against two ISIS suspects in exchange for Britain's cooperation in the prosecution of the terrorists known as the "Beatles," allegedly linked..
ISIS accused of selling fake PPE online to finance terrorismFederal prosecutors say terror groups based in the Middle East are targeting American first responders in an online scam, according to a senior Department of Justice official. Catherine Herridge..
U.S. Seizes Bitcoin Said to be Used to Finance Terrorist GroupsISIS and other groups openly solicited virtual currency donations because they mistakenly believed that the transactions would be anonymous, officials said.
ISIS-claimed attack on Afghan prison leaves many deadIt also resulted in the escape of hundreds of inmates in Jalalabad in eastern Afghanistan.
Trump Made Inaccurate Claims About the Military During His West Point SpeechThe president made misleading claims about his military budgets, the fight against the Islamic State and wars in the Middle East.
Special Report: Inside the proxy battle that keeps an Iraqi city on its kneesThree years ago, the world rejoiced when Iraqi forces backed by the United States and Iran liberated this ancient city from the brutal rule of Islamic State. The people of Mosul hoped to rebuild their..
ISIS Attacks Surge in Iraq Amid Debate on U.S. Troop LevelsThe growing pressure on the United States to reduce its military presence in Iraq comes as strikes by the Islamic State are on the rise.
Iraqi militiamen drop guns to dig graves for coronavirus victimsIraqi paramedic Sarmad Ibrahim cut his teeth treating fellow Shi'ite Muslim militiamen in the war against Islamic State. Now, he buries COVID-19 victims - an exhausting task where he must also get to..
Islamic State kills Afghan journalist, technician in bus blastIslamic State claimed responsibility for Saturday's bomb explosion that killed an Afghan journalist and a technician in minibus carrying employees of a local television station in Kabul.
Islamic State calls COVID-19 God's punishment for foes: tapeIslamic State (IS) said the coronavirus pandemic was divine punishment for its enemies, according to an audio broadcast on Thursday, where the jihadists also vowed more attacks.
Islamic State says it was behind blast in southern townIslamic State said on Monday it was behind a blast in a small town in southern Libya on Saturday, the militant group's first attack in the country for at least a year.
Southern Africa bloc backs Mozambique in fight against insurgentsSouthern Africa's regional bloc urged member states to support Mozambique in fighting militias with suspected links to Islamic State in the natural gas-rich north of the country.
Afghans say Taliban behind bloodshed, reject U.S. blame of Islamic StateAfghan officials on Friday blamed the Taliban for a bloody attack on a maternity hospital in the capital, Kabul, this week, rejecting a U.S. assertion that it was carried out by Islamic State..
Afghanistan arrests regional Islamic State leaderAfghan security forces arrested three senior South Asia Islamic State members including the group's regional leader, the government said on Monday.
Police detain suspected Islamic State follower in BarcelonaSpanish police have arrested a Moroccan man in Barcelona with suspected links to Islamic State who they believe was planning a militant attack.
Members of Islamic State-Haqqani network arrested over Kabul attacksAfghan security forces arrested eight members of a network grouping Islamic State and Haqqani militants responsible for bloody attacks in the capital including on Sikh worshippers, the country's..
Islamic State claims responsibility for Egypt's Sinai attackIslamic State on Friday claimed responsibility for an attack on an Egyptian military vehicle in North Sinai province that killed and wounded several military personnel, the group's Amaq news agency..
Militants, fringe groups exploiting COVID-19, warns EU anti-terrorism chiefThe coronavirus pandemic is fuelling extremism on the far-right and far-left in Europe and giving Islamic State and other militants cover to regain influence, the European Union's counter-terrorism..
Driver who rammed Paris police pledged allegiance to Islamic State: prosecutorThe driver who rammed his car into two police motorcyclists in a Paris suburb had pledged allegiance to Islamic State, the French anti-terrorism prosecutor said on Tuesday.
Suspect behind attack on police near Paris pledged allegiance to Islamic StateThe individual suspected of carrying out an attack on police forces in a Paris suburb earlier this week had pledged allegiance to Islamic State, the French anti-terror prosecutor's department said on..
Spain catches rapper who became Islamic State fighterSpanish police have captured a former British rapper who was on the run after fighting for the Islamic State (IS) jihadist movement in Iraq and Syria, officials and media said.
Spain says one of Europe's most-wanted Islamic State fighters arrestedSpanish police detained one of Europe's most wanted fugitive Islamic State (IS) fighters in the southern town of Almeria, the government said.
Germany arrests four men from Tajikistan suspected of planning attackGerman police arrested on Wednesday four suspected members of Islamic State, all from Tajikistan, believed to have been planning deadly attacks in Germany, prosecutors said.
Rockets hit U.S. air base in Afghanistan; no casualtiesFive rockets hit a major U.S. air base in Afghanistan on Thursday but there were no casualties, Afghanistan's NATO-led force said, in an attack claimed by the Islamic State militant group.
U.S.-backed Kurdish-led group says militants riot in jail in northeast SyriaIslamic State prisoners on Sunday seized control of the ground floor of a major prison in northeastern Syria run by the U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), with some of the militants managing..
U.S.-led forces depart Iraqi military base near Mosul in drawdownTroops with the U.S.-led coalition fighting Islamic State began departing an air base in northern Iraq on Thursday, handing it over fully to the Iraqi military as part of a reduction of foreign forces..
Kazakhstan says foils Islamic State bomb attackKazakhstan's National Security Committee has detained a man suspected of planning a bomb attack in the capital, Nur-Sultan, on behalf of Islamic State, the security body said on Thursday.
Citing Death Penalty, U.K. Court Blocks Giving Evidence on ISIS ‘Beatles’ to U.S.The decision raised the question of whether the Trump administration will promise not to seek the execution of two ISIS detainees accused of abusing hostages.