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Jihad's Civil War

The barbaric shooting in the Pulse nightclub in Orlando that resulted in the death of 49 people and the injury of 53 others is the latest in a string …

More Swiss seeking to join jihad: report

The Swiss Federal Intelligence Service said the number of would-be jihadists had risen to 76 since 2001.<p>In a media release reported by news agencies …

Pakistan's 'University of Jihad' Just Received $3 Million in Government Funds

Even as Pakistan grapples with hard-line Islamic militancy, with regular attacks across the country claiming dozens of lives, the provision of a $3 …

Why are some people attracted to Jihad?

Hundreds of young people choose to go to Syria, despite their vastly more comfortable lives in Europe. But why does "Islamic State" attract so many …

Islamic State expands to East Africa: Kenyans recruited for overseas jihad

<b>Nairobi, Kenya:</b> Recent arrests show the Islamic State's growing presence in East Africa, where they are recruiting young Kenyans for jihad abroad and …

Russia
North Africa

Muslim cleric stands up against extremism in Bosnia

Imam Suleiman inspires the members of his Sarajevo congregation. He speaks to their hearts with his open nature - and warns against all forms of …

Exporting Jihad: Bosnia and Kosovo

Bosnia and Kosovo are two of the biggest exporters of jihadists joining the Islamic State (ISIS) and al-Nusra Front (al-Qaeda’s affiliate in Syria) …

Two years of Islamic State: where are we now?

Today marks two years to the day since Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi declared the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant’s so-called caliphate.<p>Taking advantage of the war in Syria and the instability and sectarian divisions in neighbouring Iraq, the extremist group swept through huge swathes of both countries …

A Staggering Reminder That Deadly Violence Is An Epidemic In Baghdad

So much for Operation Iraqi Freedom.<p>Twin car bombings left more than 200 people dead in Baghdad on Sunday in a busy shopping district of the Iraqi capital.<p>The self-described Islamic State, also known as ISIS or ISIL, claimed responsibility for the attacks, which came as the terror group was driven …

The Iranian Hulk Is Going to Take on ISIS in Syria

Unleash the beast!<p>Sajad Gharibi, better known as the Iranian Hulk, for obvious reasons, is a 24-year-old weightlifter who weighs more than 330 pounds. He can lift up to 386 pounds. Oh, and he has a bone to pick with ISIS.<p>According to a BBC report, the strongman has signed up to join Iranian forces …

Middle East

The Peninsula Qatar

The General Directorate of Traffic has announced the specifications of the tanks colors loading various kinds of liquefied content.<p>All-terrain …

U.S. Airstrikes Kill At Least 250 ISIS Militants in Iraq

U.S.-led airstrikes in Fallujah Wednesday killed at least 250 ISIS militants, according to reports citing anonymous U.S. officials.<p>The preliminary …

Middle East

Young female mayor breaks boundaries in Syrian town freed from Islamic State

<b>TAL ABYAD, Syria</b> – For more than a year, women in the Syrian town of Tal Abyad were forced to abide by the Islamic State’s harsh interpretation of …

Islamic State (ISIS)

175 killed in one of the worst bombings Iraq has seen in years

It was some time after midnight Sunday when a refrigerator van packed with explosives lumbered down the posh Karada thoroughfare in the heart of Baghdad. It came to a stop in front of a popular restaurant filled with people sitting down to a late-night meal. That’s when it blew up, tearing through …

Islam

Top Dem says Islamic State's 'global presence' growing

Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Calif., the top Democrat on the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, said Sunday that the reach of the radical …

Terrorism