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British IS teen calls for mercy

British IS teen calls for mercy

Europe

Fri, Feb 22 2019

Begum was 15 when she ran away to join the jihadists with two school friends from Bethnal Green in east...

Syria force hit by IS attack as tries...

Syria force hit by IS attack as tries...

Middle East

Fri, Feb 22 2019

As the SDF pressed the last IS diehards, a car bomb killed 14 oil workers and six of the Kurdish-led...

Syria forces negotiating to free civilians...

Syria forces negotiating to free civilians...

Middle East

Thu, Feb 21 2019

Hundreds of people including women and children were trucked out of the last patch of IS territory on...

Twin bombing kills 17 in Syria's...

Twin bombing kills 17 in Syria's...

Middle East

Mon, Feb 18 2019

The first blast was caused by a bomb planted under a car in the main city of the Idlib region

IS 'caliphate' on brink of defeat in...

IS 'caliphate' on brink of defeat in...

Middle East

Sun, Feb 17 2019

Trump has sworn to pull US forces from Syria after Islamic State's territorial defeat, raising questions...

British-Bangladeshi teen who joined...

British-Bangladeshi teen who joined...

Middle East

Sun, Feb 17 2019

The 19-year-old has expressed no regrets about joining the group

Hundreds flee US-backed Syria battle...

Hundreds flee US-backed Syria battle...

Middle East

Tue, Feb 12 2019

The extremist group declared a cross-border 'caliphate' in Syria and Iraq in 2014

Acting Pentagon chief visits Baghdad...

Acting Pentagon chief visits Baghdad...

Middle East

Tue, Feb 12 2019

Shanahan is to meet leaders including Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi and will also discuss the withdrawal...

Caught in Syria, foreign jihadist suspects...

Caught in Syria, foreign jihadist suspects...

World

Sun, Feb 10 2019

Both countries have suffered for years at the hands of the Islamic State group

Syria war: Families and fighters flee...

Syria war: Families and fighters flee...

Middle East

Thu, Feb 7 2019

Most of those emerging from the desert over the past two weeks have been IS militants' wives and...

US promises to keep IS fight after '100%'...

US promises to keep IS fight after '100%'...

North America

Thu, Feb 7 2019

President Donald Trump boasted that the extremists will soon lose all their territory in Syria

US asks nations to repatriate jihadists...

US asks nations to repatriate jihadists...

Middle East

Tue, Feb 5 2019

US allies have been grappling for weeks with what to do with foreign fighters detained in the war-ravaged...

Senate breaks Trump over Syria, Afghanistan...

Senate breaks Trump over Syria, Afghanistan...

World

Tue, Feb 5 2019

The Senate voted 70-26 in favor of a non-binding amendment

Trump pushes withdrawal from 'endless'...

Trump pushes withdrawal from 'endless'...

Middle East

Mon, Feb 4 2019

US officials have been holding talks in Qatar with the Taliban on a framework for peace negotiations,...

Trump comments spark Iraqi demands for...

Trump comments spark Iraqi demands for...

Middle East

Mon, Feb 4 2019

The US has been leading a coalition to crush the Islamic State group which grabbed swathes of Syria and...

Infographic: 'Defeated' Islamic State...

Infographic: 'Defeated' Islamic State...

Middle East

Thu, Jan 31 2019

Despite President Donald Trump’s claim that so-called Islamic State has been defeated, the militant...

WHO: Children, babies dying from cold...

WHO: Children, babies dying from cold...

World

Thu, Jan 31 2019

Many displaced had walked for days or travelled in open trucks, arriving malnourished and exhausted following...

US Senate leader wants US troops to...

US Senate leader wants US troops to...

North America

Wed, Jan 30 2019

There was no immediate word on when the Senate might vote on whether to pass the bill, including the...

Coalition strikes kill 42 in IS Syria...

Coalition strikes kill 42 in IS Syria...

Middle East

Sat, Jan 26 2019

The Syrian Democratic Forces, with backing from a US-led coalition, are battling to expel the last jihadists...

Kurd-led forces overruns last IS-held...

Kurd-led forces overruns last IS-held...

Middle East

Wed, Jan 23 2019

'Search operations are continuing in Baghouz to find any IS fighters who are still hiding'

Israeli bombardment in Syria kills...

Israeli bombardment in Syria kills...

Middle East

Mon, Jan 21 2019

Israel's military said it had targeted a number of Iranian installations in the country early on...