ISIS Responsible For Killing Three In Attack On Midwife Center In Afghanistan

ISIS Responsible For Killing Three In Attack On Midwife Center In Afghanistan

The Islamic State claimed responsibility on Sunday for an attack in Afghanistan that killed three staff members at a midwife training center. Two ISIS militants took hostages Saturday inside the center that had at least…

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REPORT: Woman Crying ‘Allahu Akbar’ Stabs 2 In Southern France Supermarket

REPORT: Woman Crying ‘Allahu Akbar’ Stabs 2 In Southern France Supermarket

A woman crying “Allahu akbar” attacked at least two people with a box cutter at a supermarket in southern France on Sunday, according to French media reports. The attack occurred in La Seyne-sur-Mer, a Mediterranean seaside…

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Taliban Forces Slaughter 19 Police Officers Just Hours Before Announcing Unprecedented Ceasefire

Taliban Forces Slaughter 19 Police Officers Just Hours Before Announcing Unprecedented Ceasefire

12:50 PM 06/09/2018Ryan Pickrell | China/Asia Pacific Reporter share on facebook tweet this share Share Print Reddit Share Email WhatsApp The Taliban killed at least 19 Afghan police officers and wounded several others in a…

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Malian Jihadist Handed Over to ICC on War Crimes for the Destruction of Timbuktu

Malian Jihadist Handed Over to ICC on War Crimes for the Destruction of Timbuktu

A Malian jihadist was arrested Saturday and handed over to the International Criminal Court (ICC) to face war crimes charges for the destruction of Timbuktu and sex slavery, the tribunal said. Al Hassan Ag Abdoul…

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A gunman claiming allegiance to ISIS takes hostages in Trebes France

A gunman claiming allegiance to ISIS takes hostages in Trebes France

A gunman claiming allegiance to the Islamic State group fired shots and took hostages at a supermarket in southwestern France on Friday, a local prosecutor said. Security forces were responding to two separate incidents, one…

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Senate Renews Foreign #Surveillance Program

US Senators Pledge Help to Iranian Group Seeking End to Iran’s Islamist Rule

Two U.S. senators – one Republican and one Democrat – have pledged greater support for a U.S.-based Iranian-American group that calls for replacing Iran’s Islamist leadership with a democratic, secular government. Republican Senator John Boozman…

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Pentagon: US Strikes Kill 35 IS Militants in #Afghanistan

Pentagon: US Strikes Kill 35 IS Militants in #Afghanistan

American counterterrorism airstrikes in northern Afghanistan are reported to have killed up to 35 Islamic State militants and wounded a dozen more. A regional Afghan military statement said Saturday the pre-dawn strikes took place in…

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US Military Rejects Russian Claims About Number of IS Fighters in Afghanistan

US Military Rejects Russian Claims About Number of IS Fighters in Afghanistan

The United States military has rejected Moscow’s claim the number of Islamic State militants in Afghanistan runs into the thousands, while at the same time urging Russia and Iran to support the Kabul government, not…

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The Islamic State is Smuggling Wood to Finance Insurgency in Afghanistan

The Islamic State is Smuggling Wood to Finance Insurgency in Afghanistan

Islamic State is chopping down fruit trees and smuggling the timber into Pakistan, claim Afghan officials and local residents of the Deh Bala district of eastern Nangarhar province where the terrorist group operates. “Some of…

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World Chess federation #FIDE, says $UBS to close bank accounts over their president Kirsan Ilyumzhinov's financial dealings

World Chess federation #FIDE, says $UBS to close bank accounts over their president Kirsan Ilyumzhinov’s financial dealings

The World Chess Federation (FIDE) has said that Swiss bank UBS will close its accounts “immediately” over the organisation president’s alleged financial dealings with the Syrian government and the Islamic State group. FIDE’s eccentric Russian…

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U.S. Sec. of State Rex Tillerson Warns Against Diverting Focus From Islamic State Defeat

U.S. Sec. of State Rex Tillerson Warns Against Diverting Focus From Islamic State Defeat

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson warned Tuesday of the need to remain focused on an “enduring defeat” of the Islamic State group, even though the militants have largely been ousted from the areas the…

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Europe's 'largest casino complex' to open in Cyprus by 2021

Russia: ISIS is using online casinos for revenue

Russia’s ambassador to the United Nations has accused Islamic State terrorists of funding their operations with online casinos. The ambassador, Vasily Nebenzya, told the U.N. Security Council on Thursday that recent military efforts aimed at…

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A former German Rapper-Turned-IS Pitchman Reportedly Killed in Syria

A former German Rapper-Turned-IS Pitchman Reportedly Killed in Syria

A former German rapper who became a recruiter, fighter and propagandist for the Islamic State terror group has reportedly been killed in fighting in Syria. The pro-IS Al-Wafa media group announced the death of Denis…

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Pentagon Wary of Islamic State Growth in Africa

Pentagon Wary of Islamic State Growth in Africa

With the Islamic State’s so-called caliphate almost completely retaken in Iraq and Syria, many American leaders are concerned the group might try to create a new hub elsewhere. Islamic extremism creeps up in impoverished, politically…

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Islamic State Drops Leaflets Threaten Residents in Restive Afghan Province

Islamic State Drops Leaflets Threaten Residents in Restive Afghan Province

Armed men claiming to be Islamic State members have threatened residents of central Ghazni province, Afghanistan, to cease their support for the Taliban and join IS, according to a provincial official. Khan Elham, chief of…

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Islamic State militants' bombs kill Philippine soldier, wound civilians

Islamic State militants’ bombs kill Philippine soldier, wound civilians

Muslim militants who pledge allegiance to the Islamic State group have killed a soldier and wounded three civilians in bomb attacks in the southern Philippines, the military said Wednesday. Security forces on the main southern…

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Russia Says About 10,000 Islamic State Militants Now in Afghanistan

Russia Says About 10,000 Islamic State Militants Now in Afghanistan

Russia has estimated there are about 10,000 Islamic State militants in Afghanistan and their number is growing because fighters fleeing Syria and Iraq also are heading to the war-ravaged country. Russian media on Saturday quoted…

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Islamic State weapons traced to US and Saudi Arabia

Politico: President Obama protected Hezbollah drug ring to avoid ‘rocking the boat’ on Iran deal

A Drug Enforcement Administration team was tracking a $1 billion per yer drug-and-weapons ring run by Islamist terrorists, only to have the Obama administration kneecapped them to avoid “rocking the boat” with Iran, members of…

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