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Islamic State leader calls for jihad in audio message

The leader of the Islamic State, formerly Isis, has released the first audiotape calling for jihad since the group renamed. The group is currently battling Iraqi forces across large parts of the country.

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President Obama: US looking at 'all options' on Iraq

President Obama has said his team is "looking at all options" to tackle the insurgency in Iraq.

Addressing reporters in the White House, the US President added that there would be "short term, immediate things that need to be done militarily" to combat Islamist group ISIS.

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