US authorities arrest woman over suspected Isis link

Federal authorities in the US city of Denver have arrested a woman accused of providing material assistance to Islamist militants Isis.

According to a criminal complaint filed with a court in the state of Colorado, Shannon Maureen Conley is accused of conspiring to commit an offence against the United States

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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.