PM: We're not planning military action in Iraq

David Cameron has insisted there is no plan for the British military to intervene in Iraq.

The Prime Minister said the UK would "help and support" the US and Iraqi governments in their efforts to combat terrorism.

Read: Obama: US to send up to 300 special forces to Iraq


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.