Iraqi students are protesting in Newcastle today against terrorism in their home country.
The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant, known as ISIS, has been outlawed by the UK under its terrorism laws.
The al Qaida-inspired extremist group are behind an ongoing and bloody insurgency in Iraq.
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