Articles Tagged 'Radical Islam'
Islamic State kills dozens of civilians trying to flee Mosul: witnesses
Islamic State militants have killed dozens of civilians attempting to flee Mosul in recent days, hanging several dead bodies from electricity poles as Iraqi forces… READ MORE
London terror attack: Utah man killed, wife seriously hurt in rampage
A Utah man was killed and his wife seriously injured during the terrorist attack outside London’s Parliament building on Wednesday, relatives announced, saying the two… READ MORE
Long Island man charged with attempting to join ISIS
A 26-year-old Long Island resident was arrested at his residence in Commack, New York on Friday and charged with attempting to join the Islamic State… READ MORE
Iraqi officers find Islamic State members hidden among refugees fleeing Mosul
A few hundred men who had scurried across front lines in a refugee exodus from Mosul sat on the ground in neat rows before an… READ MORE
Islamic State Drones Terrorize Iraqi Forces as Mosul Battle Rages
As they advance into Islamic State’s remaining urban stronghold of west Mosul, Iraqi forces are struggling to counter the terror caused by the militant group’s… READ MORE
Thousands mourn ‘blind sheikh’ convicted in 1993 World Trade Center bombing
AL-GAMALIYA, EGYPT | Thousands of mourners gathered in a small Egyptian town on Wednesday for the funeral of the Muslim cleric known as “the blind sheikh” who was convicted of conspiracy in the 1993 World Trade Center bombing in New York.
Omar Abdel-Rahman, who was also convicted of planning a broader “war of urban terrorism” in the United States, died… READ MORE
US official: ISIS has ‘people in place’ to conduct ‘steady’ attacks
WASHINGTON — The Islamic State of Iraq and al Sham (ISIS) terror group is under heavy global pressure from militaries and law enforcement organizations, but… READ MORE
Islamic State linked group expands foothold in southern Syria near Israel
Islamic State-linked Syrian militant groups on Monday launched a surprise attack on moderate rebels in southwestern Syria near the Golan Heights near where the Jordanian… READ MORE
Iraq launches offensive on last Islamic State stronghold in Mosul
U.S.-backed Iraqi forces on Sunday launched a ground offensive to dislodge Islamic State militants from the western part of the city of Mosul, and put an end to their ambitions for territorial rule in Iraq.
Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi announced the start of the offensive in the northern city, asking the armed forces to “respect human rights” during the battle… READ MORE
West Mosul residents told battle is imminent as Iraqi forces begin moving
Iraqi planes dropped millions of leaflets on the western side of Mosul warning residents that the battle to dislodge Islamic State is imminent as troops… READ MORE