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European dies fighting Islamic State in Syria - monitor

Mar 04, 2015

European dies fighting Islamic State in Syria - monitor

BEIRUT (Reuters) - A European fighting alongside Kurds in Syria has been killed in clashes with hardline Islamic State militants, a group monitoring the conflict said on Tuesday, and Britain said it was aware of reports the person was a British national. #Business #facebook #United States #Syria #Technology #France #Russia #markets #Italy #Argentina #author #opinion
CCTV shows British schoolgirls at Istanbul bus station on way to Syria - media

Mar 01, 2015

CCTV shows British schoolgirls at Istanbul bus station on way to Syria - media

ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Security footage appears to show three British schoolgirls, believed to be on their way to join Islamic State militants, waiting for hours at a bus station in Turkey before travelling to a city near the Syrian border, media reported on Sunday. British police and the girls' families have issued urgent appeals for their daughters to return home after they flew to Istanbul from London on Feb. 17 #facebook #United States #India #Syria #France #Arabic #markets #Argentina #Mexico #british
Dozens dead as al-Qaeda in Syria takes rebel military base

Feb 28, 2015

Dozens dead as al-Qaeda in Syria takes rebel military base

Al-Qaeda's Syria affiliate on Saturday drove US-backed rebels out of a strategic northern military base in fierce fighting that left dozens dead, a monitor said. #Syria #Al-Qaeda #NewsTracker #Bashar al-Assad #Free Syrian Army #Syria civil war #Al Nusra #US-backed rebels
Turkish Airlines says aiding investigation into 'missing' British school girls

Feb 27, 2015

Turkish Airlines says aiding investigation into 'missing' British school girls

Flag carrier Turkish Airlines said on Friday it was assisting an investigation into three British schoolgirls believed to have gone to Syria to join Islamic State militants. #Syria #NewsTracker #Istanbul #Turkish Airlines #islamic-state #Amira Abase #Shamima Begum #Kadiza Sultana #Lonodn
'Jihadi John' identified as Mohammed Emwazi, was known to British intel for 5 years

Feb 27, 2015

'Jihadi John' identified as Mohammed Emwazi, was known to British intel for 5 years

The world knows him as "Jihadi John," the masked, knife-wielding militant in videos showing Western hostages being beheaded by the Islamic State group. #NewsTracker #Britain #islamic-state #ISIL #ISIS #Islamic State of Iraq and Syria #Jihadi John #Western hostages #ISIS beheading videos
NY man accused in Islamic State group plot was about to quit job, say employer

Feb 27, 2015

NY man accused in Islamic State group plot was about to quit job, say employer

The employer of one of three men charged with plotting to help the Islamic State group says the suspect was about to quit his restaurant job. #NewsTracker #FBI #New York #ISIL #ISIS #Islamic State of Iraq and Syria #FBI arrests
US government failed us, say parents of slain journalist James Foley

Feb 27, 2015

US government failed us, say parents of slain journalist James Foley

The parents of the US journalist James Foley killed by Islamic State militants say the US government failed them during their son's long capture. #United States #US #NewsTracker #islamic-state #ISIL #ISIS #Islamic State of Iraq and Syria #James Foley #James Foley parents
Air strikes hit IS in Syria after 220 Christians abducted

Feb 27, 2015

Air strikes hit IS in Syria after 220 Christians abducted

BEIRUT (Reuters) - A U.S.-led alliance launched air strikes against Islamic State on Thursday in an area of northeast Syria where the militants are now estimated to have abducted at least 220 Assyrian Christians this week, a group monitoring the war reported. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said the air strikes targeted Islamic State fighters near the town of Tel Tamr, where the militants, also known as ISIS, had captured 10 Assyrian villages. #Business #United States #Syria #France #Italy #Argentina #Mexico #opinion #article
With sledgehammer, Islamic State smashes Iraqi history

Feb 26, 2015

With sledgehammer, Islamic State smashes Iraqi history

ARBIL/BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Ultra-radical Islamist militants in northern Iraq have destroyed a priceless collection of statues and sculptures from the ancient Assyrian era, inflicting what an archaeologist described as incalculable damage to a piece of shared human history. A video published by Islamic State on Thursday showed men attacking the artefacts, some of them identified as antiquities from the 7th century BC, with sledgehammers and drills, saying they were symbols of idolatry. #Business #facebook #United States #Syria #Brazil #Arabic #markets #Argentina #article
India bans Islamic State under Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act

Feb 26, 2015

India bans Islamic State under Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act

Dreaded terror group Islamic State and all its affiliate organisations have been banned in India under the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act. #World #India #Terrorism #Syria #NewsTracker #Home Ministry #Iraq #Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act #islamic-state #ISIL #ISIS #IS