Gulf Times - Islamic-State
Four years of coalition strikes on Syria 'kill 3,300 civilians'

Four years of coalition strikes on Syria 'kill 3,300 civilians'

The Washington-led alliance puts the toll at just over 1,000 civilians in both Syria and neighbouring Iraq, and says it does all it can to prevent civilian deaths.

Five killed as car bomb hits diners in Iraq

Five killed as car bomb hits diners in Iraq

Suspected Islamic State group members planted the bomb in a pickup left outside the restaurant by an important highway in Hajjaj.

IS ambush kills 21 regime fighters in southern Syria

IS ambush kills 21 regime fighters in southern Syria

Islamic State jihadists have killed 12 Syrian regime fighters in an ambush as the group faces separate assaults on its last desert strongholds, a war monitor said Tuesday.

Islamic State claims twin Kabul bomb attack that killed at least 26

Islamic State claims twin Kabul bomb attack that killed at least 26

Islamic State on Thursday claimed responsibility for a twin bomb attack at a wrestling club in the Afghan capital Kabul the previous day that killed at least 26 people.

Twin blasts rock Kabul, at least 14 people killed

Twin blasts rock Kabul, at least 14 people killed

The second bomb detonated an hour after a suicide bomber blew himself up inside the sports hall in a heavily Shia neighbourhood, as journalists and security forces gathered at the scene.

One dead, three wounded in suspected IS attack in Iraq

One dead, three wounded in suspected IS attack in Iraq

Suspected Islamic State group jihadists shot dead a man as he emerged from prayers at a mosque north of Baghdad and wounded three others, police said on Monday.

Sri Lankan faces terror charge in Australia

Sri Lankan faces terror charge in Australia

Australian Federal Police Detective Superintendent Michael McTiernan said the charges were "serious and significant".

US says air strike kills Islamic State militant in Libya

US says air strike kills Islamic State militant in Libya

A US air strike killed a suspected Islamic State militant in Libya on Tuesday, the US Africa Command said.

Islamic State claims responsibility for Libya checkpoint attack

Islamic State claims responsibility for Libya checkpoint attack

Thursday's attack took place between the towns of Zliten and Khoms on the coastal road leading from Tripoli to the port city of Misrata.

At least 27 hostages held by IS in south Syria

At least 27 hostages held by IS in south Syria

At least 27 people are being held by the Islamic State group in southern Syria, Human Rights Watch said Saturday as it deplored the hostage-taking as a "war crime".

US-led coalition says IS leadership 'irrelevant'

US-led coalition says IS leadership 'irrelevant'

Coalition spokesman Colonel Sean Ryan's statement came after Baghdadi called on Muslims to wage "jihad".

US service member killed in Iraq helicopter crash

US service member killed in Iraq helicopter crash

A US service member was killed and several other people were injured when a military helicopter on a mission against Islamic State militants crashed in Iraq.