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India, U.S. to consult closely on global crisis  Oct 1, 4:29 am
Washington DC, Oct. 1 (ANI): India and the United States pledged to consult closely on global crisis, especially unfolding events in Syria and Iraq.
US releases list of 'most wanted' IS terrorists  Sep 30, 4:18 pm
Melbourne, Sep 30 (ANI): The US has reportedly released a hit list of terrorists thought to be ringleaders in the Islamic State militant group.
Majority of Americans opposed to sending US ground troops to fight IS: Poll   Sep 30, 2:39 pm
Washington, Sep 30 (ANI): A large majority of Americans are opposed to the idea of sending US troops on the ground to fight the Islamic State militants in Iraq and Syria, a new poll has revealed.
British forces in Iraq fear chemical weapons attack by ISIS extremists  Sep 30, 2:13 pm
London, Sep 30 (ANI): A report has revealed that British forces in Iraq have been ordered to carry nuclear and biological warfare protection and respirators amid fears that the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) may launch horror gas attacks on the forces.
ISIS releases third video featuring British hostage John Cantlie  Sep 30, 12:04 pm
London, Sep 30 (ANI): The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) has released a third video featuring British journalist, John Cantlie, in a series of videos released by it with an aim to explain the ISIS philosophy to the world and to condemn the military build-up in the region.
US military won't send additional warplanes for airstrikes on Islamic State targets, Pentagon says  Sep 29, 4:10 pm
Washington, Sep 29 (ANI): The US military will not be sending any additional warplanes to conduct air strikes against the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, the Pentagon says.
Al Qaeda's Syria affiliate threatens revenge for US-led air attacks  Sep 29, 2:56 pm
Washington, Sep 29 (ANI): The leader of al-Qaida's Syria Affiliate Nusra Front has threatened that his group will resort to all possible means to defend against US-led airstrikes.
Assad 'has no role' in any political settlement in Syria: Saudi Finance Minister  Sep 29, 12:24 pm
Dubai, Sep 29 (ANI): Saudi Arabia Foreign Minister Prince Saud Al Faisal has reportedly said that in any political settlement in Syria, "President Bashar al-Assad should be out of the picture" as he has no role in it.
Fresh US-led coalition air strikes target 4 ISIS refineries, command centre in Syria  Sep 29, 10:08 am
London, Sep 29 (ANI): The recent air strikes by the United States-led coalition have reportedly targeted four mobile refineries held by the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) and a command centre in Syria.
IS 'fanboys' may stay back in Britain to launch attacks on homesoil: Experts  Sep 28, 1:35 pm
London, Sep 28 (ANI): Thousands of Islamic State (IS) sympathizers in the United Kingdom could delay plans to travel to Iraq and Syria to join the terror group and instead choose to stay back and launch attacks on home soil in direct response to the nation's decision to conduct air strikes in the Middle East, experts have warned.
MI6 in secret talks with Assad regime to strike IS in Syria: Report  Sep 28, 12:16 pm
London, Sep 28 (ANI): A report has revealed that British intelligence officers have been talking to the Syrian regime in order to take on the Islamic State (IS) in Syria.
Al Qaeda's Al Nusrat Front calls foreign airstrikes 'war against Islam'  Sep 28, 11:41 am
Johannesburg Sep 28 (ANI): Al-Nusrat Front, al-Qaeda's Syrian franchise has said that the foreign airstrikes constituted 'a war against Islam' and threatened to attack the nations that were participating in launching these strikes.
U.S. led airstrikes hit IS target on Syria-Turkey border  Sep 28, 11:41 am
London, Sep 28 (ANI): The Pentagon has announced that the global coalition airstrikes led by the United States have hit the Islamic state targets near the captured Syrian town of Kobane on the border with Turkey.
US official says Qaeda affiliate Khorasan Group represents 'clear danger' to airlines  Sep 27, 2:01 pm
London, Sep 27 (ANI): A US official has warned that the Khorasan Group in Syria poses a "clear and present danger" to flights headed to Europe and the United States.
Iranian President likens US-led airstrikes against IS to mere 'theatre'  Sep 27, 12:51 pm
Washington, Sep 27 (ANI): Dubbing the aerial bombardment against the Islamic State as "a form of theater," Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has reportedly said that the ongoing airstrikes against the extremist group is more of a "psychological operation" rather than a military one.
EU officials fear major terrorist attacks inevitable as Europe-based IS jihadists return   Sep 26, 4:00 pm
London, Sep 26 (ANI): Senior EU officials say that a major terrorist attack in Europe is inevitable following the return of Europe-born Islamic state supporters fighting alongside the extremist group in Iraq and Syria.
Meet UAE's first female fighter pilot on mission to blast IS into oblivion   Sep 26, 11:19 am
London, Sep 26 (ANI): Maj. Mariam Al Mansouri, the first female fighter pilot among the United Arab Emirates' forces took part in the airstrikes against the Islamic State in Syria, leading her country's mission to wipe out the extremist group.
Syrian Qaeda group developing concealable explosives, recruiting western jihadists to attack West: Report  Sep 25, 1:12 pm
Washington, Sep 25 (ANI): A report has revealed that Syria-based wing of Al Qaeda, Khorasan, is developing concealable explosives that can be smuggled aboard airplanes.
UN adopts resolution compelling states to prevent recruitment of fighters to ISIS  Sep 25, 10:37 am
London, Sep 25 (ANI): In an attempt to take on the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), the United Nations Security Council has adopted a binding resolution that compels states to prevent their nationals from joining the ranks of the militant group in Iraq and Syria, a report said.
US, allies pound 12 ISIS mobile oil refineries in Syria to cripple finances  Sep 25, 10:37 am
Washington, Sep 25 (ANI): The United States and coalition planes targeted mobile oil refineries, used by the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) to raise funds for its operations, in the recent round of attacks in Eastern Syria, said Pentagon.
Pentagon warns campaign against IS militants in Iraq, Syria could continue for 'years'  Sep 24, 3:00 pm
Washington, Sep 24 (ANI): The Pentagon has warned that the ongoing operation against the Islamic State could continue for years after the U.S. and its Arab allies successfully launched the first airstrike against the IS militants in Syria.
Qaeda terror group Khorasan admits its leader 'The Turk' died in US air strike: Report  Sep 24, 12:43 pm
Washington, Sep 24 (ANI): A day after the United States conducted air strikes targeting the Syrian faction of Al Qaeda, the terror group, Khorasan has reportedly released a statement saying that its leader has been killed in the attack.
US hits Qaeda terror group Khorasan to foil 'imminent attack' on homeland, Europe  Sep 24, 12:19 pm
Washington, Sep 24 (ANI): A top official said that the United States attacked the Syrian affiliate of terror group, Al Qaeda, just as it was nearing the execution phase of an attack in Europe or the homeland, a report said.
Airstrikes against IS 'not America's fight alone': Obama  Sep 24, 11:34 am
London, Sep 24 (ANI): The United States President Barack Obama said, while urging Arab nations to support the airstrikes on Islamic State (IS) in Iraq and Syria, that it was 'not America's fight alone'.
IS fighters raping thousands of women to boost caliphate population  Sep 23, 1:34 pm
New York, Sep 23 (ANI): Members of the Islamic State militant group are reportedly raping and impregnating thousands of women in Iraq and Syria to populate the caliphate.