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US investigating reported seizure of airdropped arms for Kurdish forces by IS in Kobane Oct 22, 2:11 pm
Washington, Oct 22 (ANI): The Pentagon has reportedly said that they are investigating claims that a cache of weapons dropped by the United States-led coalition for Kurdish militiamen have been seized by the Islamic State (IS).
Syrian tribe members express resentment over being ignored by West in fight against IS Oct 21, 6:26 pm
Washington, Oct 21 (ANI): The recent tribal revolt against the Islamic State in Syria that was brutally crushed by the extremists- who massacred hundreds of Shaitat tribe members for rising up against them-received little international attention, causing anger and resentment among the tribesmen.
IS militants behead baby girl in Syrian town of Kobani: Report Oct 21, 2:54 pm
London, Oct 21 (ANI): Islamic State militants have reportedly beheaded a few month old baby girl who was seen pinned to the floor and in distress as a knife was held to her throat in strategic Syrian town of Kobani.
London, Oct 10 (ANI): Three days after reports said that the Islamic State (IS) had been driven out of most of the Syrian town of Kobane, fresh clashes have erupted in the town between the Kurdish ground troops and the jihadists.
Seventy dead bodies of IS militants dropped off at hospital: Syrian opposition group Oct 20, 12:57 pm
Washington, Oct 20 (ANI): A report has revealed that at least 70 dead bodies of Islamic State (IS) fighters have been dropped off at a hospital in the Syrian town of Tal Abyad over the past four days, a Syrian opposition group said.
U.S. military airdrops arms, medical supplies to Kurds battling against IS in Kobani Oct 20, 11:34 am
New York, Oct 20 (ANI): The United States military claimed on Sunday that it has dropped medical supplies, arms and ammunition to Kurdish fighters who are fighting against Islamic State (IS) militants to hold the Syrian border town of Kobani.
Johannesburg, Oct 19 (ANI): Islamic State militants have executed a man in the Aleppo province of Syria and displayed his body on a cross as they accused him of filming their headquarters, claimed a monitoring group on Saturday.
U.S. launches 25 new airstrikes against IS in Iraq, Syria Oct 19, 10:36 am
Johannesburg, Oct 19 (ANI): The United States has launched 25 new airstrikes in Iraq and Syria against Islamic State (IS) militants on Friday and Saturday hitting IS jihadists and their oil infrastructure, says the U.S. military.
Melbourne, Oct 17 (ANI): French journalist Nicolas Henin, a freed Islamic State hostage and former cellmate of the four beheaded journalist says that he still can't get over the horrors of his captivity in Syria.
Saddam Hussein's pilots training IS militants to fly captured jets Oct 18, 11:44 am
London, Oct 18 (ANI): Pilots under the former Iraqi President Saddam Hussein are training Islamic State (IS) militants to fly three captured fighter jets, says Rami Abdul Rahman, head of the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR).
IS driven out of most of Syria's Kobane: Kurdish commander Oct 17, 2:17 pm
London, Oct 17 (ANI): As intensified United States-led air strikes pushed back the Islamic State (IS) militants from the Syrian town of Kobane, a Kurdish commander has reportedly said that the group has been driven out of most of the town.
ISIS flags in Kashmir: Dangers ensconced in mass appeal Oct 16, 1:01 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 16 (ANI): On October 14, Indians were shocked by the visuals on their television sets of a stone pelting ritual in Srinagar. An event generally played out after the Friday prayers, however this time occurring on a Tuesday. This not being the only difference, the stone pelters also waved Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) flags alongside a Pakistani flag.
IS retreating from Syrian town of Kobane: Kurdish official Oct 16, 10:21 am
London, Oct 16 (ANI): A Kurdish official has reportedly said that the Islamic State (IS) militants are finally retreating from the Syrian town of Kobane following weeks of fighting.
Washington, Oct 15 (ANI): While touting Iran's "good experience" in fighting terrorism, Iranian Parliament head has reportedly said that air strikes alone would not be enough to destroy the Islamic State (IS) in Iraq and Syria.
Washington, Oct 15 (ANI): Strategic differences and disagreements among US-led coalition combating the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria is threatening to weaken the fight against the extremist group.
London, Oct 15 (ANI): The United States-led forces have reportedly stepped up attacks against the Islamic State (IS) in the Syrian town of Kobane in an attempt to prevent the group from advancing further into the town.
Johannesburg, Oct 14 (ANI): The Islamic State (IS) group has said that it is using women as sex slaves from the minority Yazidi sect in what it praised as the revival of an ancient custom of using women and children as spoils of war.
IS magazine urges followers to carry out 'lone wolf' attacks in countries backing US military campaign in Iraq, Syria Oct 13, 3:47 pm
Melbourne, Oct 13 (ANI): In the latest edition of its English-language magazine, Dabiq, the Islamic State (IS) has urged its followers to carry out "lone wolf" attacks against countries that are supporting the campaign aiming to destroy the group in Iraq and Syria, especially the United States, United Kingdom, France, Australia and Germany.
Pictures of Kurdish fighters' bodies suggest use of chemical weapons by IS in Kobani Oct 13, 1:15 pm
Jerusalem, Oct 13 (ANI): Recent pictures of Kurdish fighters' bodies seem to suggest that Islamic State (IS) fighters used chemical weapons in the Syrian town of Kobani which is under a serious threat of falling under IS control.
IS may soon seize control of 350 miles of territory from Baghdad's doorstep to Raqqa Oct 13, 12:43 pm
Washington, Oct 13 (ANI): As the Islamic State (IS) advances through a strategic town on the border of Syria and Turkey and an entire province on Baghdad's border, Falleh al-Issawi, Anbar Provincial Council's deputy head has warned that the group may soon seize control over 350 miles of territory beginning from the perimeter of Iraq's capital to Raqqa in Syria, a report said.
Washington, Oct 13 (ANI): United States President Barack Obama's administration has reportedly said that Turkey has agreed to allow the U.S.-led coalition to use its military bases for taking on the Islamic State (IS) and to use its territory as part of a training program for Syrian opposition fighters.
Washington, Oct 13 (ANI): The Taliban in Afghanistan is reportedly imitating the Islamic State's terror tactics to instill fear among local forces as US troops exit the country.
Leaders of Iraq's Anbar province plead for US ground forces to stop IS' growing assault Oct 12, 3:36 pm
Washington, Oct 12 (ANI): The leaders of Iraq's Anbar province have called for the US ground troops to stop the Islamic State extremist group's growing assault in the region.
London, Oct 12 (ANI): Drug-crazed Islamic State militants are reportedly subjecting the Kurds and non-Muslims to large-scale genocide.
Kobane death toll crosses 500 mark Oct 12, 9:35 am
London, Oct 12 (ANI): At least 553 people have died in a month of fighting in Kobane, a Syrian town under attack by the Islamic State (IS).
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