ISIS challenges Prince Harry to a fight

ISIS is throwing down the gauntlet to Prince Harry, challenging him to fight them himself if he is “man enough” — and warning him that if he does the jihadists will send him to “hellfire.” NY Post writes A Singaporean member of the terror group appeared in a video in which he encourages extremists to […]

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As ISIS Falters, U.S. Allies and Syrian Regime Maneuver for Advantage

In the last Syrian province largely under Islamic State control, U.S.-backed forces are on a collision course with the Syrian and Russian militaries as both sides scramble to strengthen their hands ahead of postwar negotiations. Cetus News Reports The contest for territory is playing out in Deir Ezzour, an oil-rich province where Islamic State has […]

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Syrian Army assaults huge ISIS-held island east of Deir Ezzor

BEIRUT, LEBANON (1:45 P.M.) – Amid earlier reports that elite Syrian forces crossed to the eastern bank of the Euphrates River also now comes reports that the Syrian Arab Army has carried out an amphibious assault on a strategic ISIS-held island to the east of Deir Ezzor city. Hours ago, word came in from military sources that […]

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Aid officials in Iraq concerned about fate of wives, children of ISIS fighters

ERBIL, Iraq, Sept 17 (Reuters) – Aid officials in Iraq said they were “gravely concerned” about the fate of about 1,400 foreign wives and children of suspected Islamic State militants relocated by Iraqi authorities, who did not warn aid organizations. Global News writes The families had been held by Iraqi authorities since Aug. 30 in the Hammam al-Alil transit […]

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Update ISIS claims attack on Egypt police in Sinai

El Arish – The Latest on an attack on a police convoy in Egypt’s Sinai Peninsula (all times local): AP reports 14:30 The Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for the ambush of a police convoy in Egypt’s Sinai Peninsula that Egyptian officials said killed 18 police and wounded seven. The claim of responsibility for […]

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US Says Drone Strike Kills 3 Al-Shabab Extremists in Somalia

MOGADISHU, Somalia — A U.S. military drone strike has killed three members of the al-Shabab extremist group in Somalia, the U.S. Africa Command said Wednesday. Military daily writes The airstrike was carried out Tuesday morning local time in the Bay region, about 75 kilometers (45 miles) west of the capital, Mogadishu, the U.S. statement said. “We assess […]

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U.S. military apologizes for ‘highly offensive’ leaflets it distributed in Afghanistan

The U.S. military in Afghanistan apologized Wednesday for distributing leaflets featuring an image “highly offensive” to Muslims. LA times writes The leaflets dropped Tuesday night over parts of Parwan province showed the Shahada, the Muslim profession of faith, printed on the image of a dog, an animal viewed by many Muslims as unclean. “Get your […]

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Housewife tries to Join ISIS

She was just ‘lonely and depressed,’ Daily Mail reports A mother-of-two who planned to leave her children behind in Philadelphia to join her ISIS internet husband only did so because she was ‘lonely’ her lawyers said. Keonna Thomas, 32, will be sentenced on Wednesday after admitting in October that she had intended to provide material support to a […]

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It’s a HATE crime to Make Fun of ISIS Now

Edinburgh Student Accused of ‘Hate Crime’ for Making Fun of ISIS PJ Media Reports A law student at Edinburgh University has been accused by a school official of a “hate crime” for poking fun at ISIS on his Facebook page and taking the leader of a minority student organization to task for calling black men […]

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Isis agent tried to recruit BBC reporter

An Islamic State (Isis) agent tried to persuade an undercover reporter to carry out an attack on London Bridge, a year before eight were killed and dozens injured at the landmark, it has been claimed. Stuff Reports A special report by BBC Inside Out London said one of its journalists was encouraged by the suspect to target […]

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Coalition continues to block militants of ISIS who agreed with Assad and Hezbollah

Kyiv: The international coalition against and business led by the US continues to block the bus convoy in which the fighters of ISIS along with their families are sent to the border with Iraq along the corridor provided by the Syrian authorities and Hezbollah. The headquarters of the coalition reports that for the seventh day the […]

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ISIS retakes key camp near Marawi: 50 Philippine soldiers killed

DAMASCUS, SYRIA (0:10 P.M.) – Another jihadist group based on the predominately Muslim Mindanao island has joined the insurgency against the Philippine Army after capturing a long-contested military installation at the town of Datu Salibo. According to an official police report, the ISIS-linked ‘Jamaatu Al-Muhajireen Wal Ansar’ retook their training camp in the aforementioned town […]

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