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Damascus (Sputnik/UNI) Iraqi Defence Minister Najah Hassan Ali Shammari said on Thursday the country's authorities had detained several members of the Islamic State terror group (IS, banned in Russia) who fled from Syria. more
Military operation in northeast Syria could see unintentional release of ISIL affiliates: UN chief

New York: The ongoing Turkish military incursion in northeast Syria could unintentionally lead to the release of scores of people associated with the terrorist group ISIL, the UN Secretar ...

Five IS militants killed in drone strikes in E Afghanistan

Jalalabad, Afghanistan (Xinhua/UNI) At least five Islamic State (IS) militants have been killed in NATO-led coalition drone strikes in Afghanistan's eastern Nangarhar province, the pr ...

US airstrike kills 17 IS militants in southwestern Libya

Tripoli (Xinhua/UNI) The United States Africa Command (AFRICOM) on Friday said it carried out an airstrike that killed Islamic State (IS) militants in southwestern Libya, in coordination ...

Russian court arrests 9 people for sponsoring IS terrorists in Syria, Iraq - Investigators

Moscow (Sputnik/UNI) A court in Moscow has arrested nine supporters of the Islamic State terrorist group (IS, banned in Russia) for sponsoring terrorists in Syria and Iraq, an aide to the ...

Afghanistan: Special Forces kill, detain 11 Taliban and ISIS militants

Kabul: The Afghan Special Forces have killed or detained 11 Taliban and Islamic State terrorists while conduction operations in Wardak, Balkh and Nangarhar provinces of the country, media ...

Special Forces storm ISIS hideout in Kabul, 3 hurt

Kabul:  The Special Forces of the National Directorate of Security stormed a hideout of ISIS terrorist group in Afghanistan's Kabul city and left three people wounded, media repo ...

9 IS militants killed in operation in northern Iraq

Baghdad (Xinhua/UNI) Nine Islamic State (IS) militants were killed Tuesday in an operation in Iraq's northern province of Nineveh, the Iraqi military said.

With ISIL down but not out, continued vigilance is key, UN Security Council told

New York, Aug 28 (JEN): Despite ISIL’s territorial defeat in Syria, the terrorist group, also known as Da’esh “continues to aspire to global relevance”, the United ...

At least six Islamic State terrorists killed in airstrike in Afghanistan - Reports

Moscow (Sputnik/UNI) At least six fighters from Islamic State (IS, terrorist group banned in Russia) were killed in an airstrike in Afghanistan's eastern Nangarhar province, local med ...