Home Tags IS
Islamic State (IS) confirmed the death of its leader, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, and named Abu Ibrahim al-Hashemi al-Qurashi as his successor
The fugitive leader of the Islamic State (IS) group killed himself during a US military operation in north-west Syria, President Donald Trump has said.
Iraq is set to rebuild Mosul's al-Nuri Mosque, an ancient site co-opted by Islamic State in 2014 when its leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi made a rare public appearance there to proclaim a self-styled caliphate.
Five women have been killed in a shooting at a Christian church in Russia's volatile republic of Dagestan.
More than 40 people were killed and dozens wounded in a suicide blast targeting Shiites in Kabul with chaotic scenes at the city's hospitals as anguished families sought loved ones.
At least eight people were killed and more than 30 others wounded when IS suicide bombers attacked a church one week before Christmas in south-western Pakistan.
The man who faces terror charges over Monday's bus terminal bombing in New York posted a warning to President Donald trump just before the attack.