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Oct 19, 2018
Anjem Choudary freed from UK prison for 'good behaviour'; Islamist preacher jailed for inviting support for ISAnjem Choudary, 51, was released for his reported "good behaviour" under very strict licence conditions from the high-security Belmarsh prison in south London. Under around 25 strict conditions imposed on him include having to stay at a monitored probation hostel over the next few months, not being allowed to leave London and not being allowed to interact with the media or preach to young people.
Sep 13, 2018
UN commission calls on rebels to leave urban areas in Syria's Idlib to protect civilians from regime assaultUN agencies and relief organisations have warned repeatedly that any major assault on the province of Idlib, which borders Turkey, could spark one of the worst humanitarian disasters of Syria's seven-year war.
Jul 27, 2018
UK suspends mutual legal assistance process with US over fear that two suspects from Islamic State's 'Beatles' group could be executedThe Home Office said it had agreed to a "short-term pause" of the mutual legal assistance process with the US over Alexanda Amon Kotey and El Shafee el-Sheikh after a request from lawyers acting for one of the men.
Jul 26, 2018
Toll rises to 250 in Islamic State attacks in Syria's Sweida; 135 civilians among those killed in worst bloodshed since civil war beganWednesday's attacks hit Sweida, a Druze-majority province mostly held by the government which had remained relatively insulated from the country's seven-year civil war. The death toll climbed steadily throughout the day and into the night, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, a Britain-based monitoring group
Jul 20, 2018
Eight policemen killed, seven wounded in several Taliban attacks across Afghanistan's Ghazni provinceSaeeb Khan Elham said on Friday that insurgents launched a wave of attacks on compounds and police security posts in the Qarabagh district in Afghanistan late on Thursday .
Jul 11, 2018
Militants launch attack on Afghan government building in Jalalabad, say officials; at least 10 killed, 10 woundedA militant attack on a government building in eastern Afghanistan today left at least 10 people dead and another 10 wounded, an official said, after security forces overcame the attackers.
Jul 10, 2018
Suicide attack near Afghan security forces vehicle in Jalalabad kills 10, sets nearby petrol station aflameThe explosion in the eastern city of Jalalabad also left at least four people wounded and set a nearby petrol station alight, provincial governor spokesman Attaullah Khogyani told AFP.
Jun 28, 2018
US authorities seek leniency for Bangladeshi Islamic State terrorist-turned-cooperator for informing FBI of terror threatsHe was given logistical and support roles when he joined the Islamic State, until he secretly sent a message to the FBI offering his help, then risked crossing the Syrian border with IS documents.
Jun 22, 2018
Indonesia sentences radical cleric Aman Abdurrahman to death for role in 2016 Jakarta terror attackConsidered the de facto head of all IS supporters in Indonesia, Abdurrahman — believed to be 46 — is also the spiritual leader of local extremist network Jamaah Ansharut Daulah (JAD).
Jun 08, 2018
Islamic State attacks kill 22 pro-regime fighters, including 9 Iranian soldiers, in south Syria, claims reportIslamic State group jihadists on Thursday killed 22 pro-regime fighters including 11 soldiers among them two officers, in surprise attacks in southern Syria, a monitor said.