The footage, taken from a dead Islamic State militant, shows the fighters in a chaotic and panicked battle with Peshmerga forces.Read the full story ›
Mohammed Moshin Ameen sent a stream of tweets glorifying Islamic State after his attempts to go to Syria were thwarted.Read the full story ›
Terrorist Najim Laachraoui was identified as an Islamic State jailer in Syria by several of French citizens he held hostage, sources said.Read the full story ›
More Islamic State inspired militants are believed to have been sent to Belgium and Europe, Belgian authorities said.Read the full story ›
Russian forces have been taking part in a massive de-mining operation after helping to drive Islamic State fighters out of Palmyra.Read the full story ›
So-called Islamic State have abducted more than 300 cement workers near Damascus, according to Syrian state TV.
The militants launched an assault against government forces in the area this week.
The workers and contractors of Al Badia Cement company - which according to its LinkedIn page employs between 201 and 500 employees - were taken from near the town of Dumeir and the company had lost all contact with them, state TV quoted the industry ministry as saying.
The former prime minister warns that the Islamist extremist challenge is 'not measured in thousands but in millions'.Read the full story ›
An Islamic State fighter from the United States has reportedly been taken into custody in northern Iraq, according to CNN.
The fighter, who has an American passport, was captured near Sinjar, after emerging from territory controlled by the militant group in Syria.
He was handed over to Kurdish authorities in the region.
The Defence secretary has offered to send 30 more troops to help train the Iraqi armed forces.Read the full story ›