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Two ISIS commanders among 18 killed in Nangarhar operations  Jun 26, 4:19 pm
Kabul, June 26 (ANI): At least 18 militants fighting for the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) terrorist group including two commanders were killed in the latest operations conducted in Afghanistan's eastern Nangarhar province.
Our mission is to destroy IS: Obama  Jun 15, 12:59 pm
Washington, June 15 (ANI): Asserting that Islamic State is losing ground in Iraq and Syria, U.S. President Barack Obama has said Washington's mission is to destroy the group.
If you target America and its allies, you will never be safe: Obama to ISIS  Jun 14, 11:20 pm
Washington D.C., June 14 (ANI) Continuing his spirited campaign against the destruction of the Islamic State of Syria and the Levant (ISIL), United States President Barack Obama on Tuesday warned the terror outfit that they will never be safe until they stop targeting America and its allies.
NIA court denies bail to nine ISIS suspects  Jun 13, 5:40 pm
New Delhi, June 13 (ANI): A Special National Investigation Agency (NIA) court on Monday denied bail to nine Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) suspects for allegedly plotting terror strikes at various places, including the Ardh Kumbh at Haridwar, in India.
Myanmar improves in Global Peace Index ranking, global peace deteriorating  Jun 10, 7:12 pm
Naypyidaw, June 10 (ANI): Peace seems to be improving in Myanmar as the 2016 Global Peace Index report has ranked the country at the 115th spot, which is a stark improvement compared to its ranking last year. Myanmar was ranked 130 in previous years' Peace Index.
Nine ISIS loyalists killed in military ops in Afghanistan's Nangarhar province  Jun 5, 11:58 am
Kabul, June 5 (ANI): At least nine loyalists of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) terrorist group were killed and seven other injured by the Afghan National Army (ANA) soldiers during a clearance operation in eastern Nangarhar province.
Iraq security forces thwart ISIS in battle for Falluja  Jun 5, 9:54 am
Washington D.C., June 5 (ANI): Iraqi security forces closed in on key territories under the clutches of ISIS in Iraq and Syria on Saturday with advances to regain control of militant controlled towns, military officials say.
Key ISIS leader killed in Afghanistan's Maidan Wardak province  May 31, 6:20 pm
Kabul, May 31(ANI): A key leader of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) terrorist group has been killed in an airstrike in Afghanistan's Maidan Wardak province, located west of capital Kabul city.
Two Pakistani women arrested for transferring classified docs to ISIS in Afghanistan  May 31, 11:11 am
Kabul, May 31 (ANI): Two Pakistani women have been arrested by the Afghan National Security and Defense Forces (ANSDF) for transferring classified documents to loyalists of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria ( ISIS) terrorist group.
Russia reaffirms support to Afghanistan, says ISIS loyalists active there  May 27, 1:11 pm
Kabul, May 27 (ANI): Reaffirming its support to Afghanistan in peace talks with the Taliban, the Russian Foreign Ministry has said the loyalists of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) terrorist group are as active in the country.
At least 100 killed in multiple blasts in Syria  May 23, 4:57 pm
Damascus, May 23(ANI): A series of bomb blasts in two Syrian coastal cities of Jableh and Tartous left at least 100 people dead and dozens wounded on Monday, in a government-controlled area that hosts Russian forces.
Iran, India committed to check menace of terrorism: Rouhani  May 23, 2:41 pm
Tehran, May 23 (ANI): President Dr. Hassan Rouhani on Monday said India and Iran discussed about sharing of intelligence to check the menace of terrorism, as its tentacles are spreading over Syria, Yemen and many other areas in the region.
Islamic State losing control over Iraq, Syria: Pentagon  May 17, 11:07 am
New York, May 17(ANI): The Pentagon has said the Islamic State (IS) is losing control over territory across Iraq and Syria, including almost half of what it had once held in Iraq.
ISIS commander killed in Afghanistan airstrike  May 16, 12:16 pm
Kabul, May (ANI): A top commander of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) terrorist group in Afghanistan was killed in an Afghan Air Force air strike.
ISIS declares state of emergency in Raqqa: U.S.   May 14, 10:56 am
Washington D.C., May 14 (ANI): The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant believes that it may soon come under siege in its self declared capital in Raqqa, Syria and the U.S. military officials are closely monitoring the developments.
ISIS couple killed in Syrian airstrike: Pentagon  May 6, 12:52 pm
New York, May 6 (ANI): The Pentagon has announced that ISIS fighter and his wife, who were involved in planning attacks against the West were killed in the U.S. airstrike in Syria.
Alleged ISIS facilitator arrested from Peshawar  Apr 26, 4:59 pm
Peshawar, Apr. 26 (ANI): An alleged facilitator of a commander of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) group in Afghanistan was arrested from Regi Lalma area in Peshawar on Tuesday.
Obama plans to send 250 more US troops to Syria  Apr 25, 2:01 pm
Washington, Apr.25 (ANI): United States President Barack Obama is likely to announce plans to send 250 additional American troops to Syria to counter Islamic State militants more aggressively.
ISIS 'claims' downing of Syrian jet, capture of pilot  Apr 24, 9:13 am
Washington DC, Apr. 24 (ANI): The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIS) has claimed that it has shot down a Syrian jet in Damascus and has captured the pilot.
Russia not cooperating with Taliban to fight ISIS, says its embassy in Kabul  Apr 23, 4:56 pm
Kabul, Apr. 23 (ANI): The Russian Embassy in Kabul, Afghanistan, has dismissed reports about Moscow cooperating with the Taliban to fight loyalists of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS).
Ricky Martin steps out with his new man Jwan Yosef  Apr 18, 8:38 am
Melbourne, April 18 (ANI): Ricky Martin has a new man in his life, Syrian-born artist Jwan Yosef.
US mulling over new strategies to fight ISIS  Apr 17, 9:48 am
London, Apr. 17 (ANI): United States Defense Secretary Ash Carter said that he will talk with his commanders in the coming days to identify new ways the US can intensify the fight against Islamic State militants in Iraq and Syria, which including more airstrikes and cyber attacks.
Afghan air strike kills 41 suspect ISIS loyalists in Nangarhar province  Apr 16, 12:57 pm
Kabul,Apr.16(ANI)): At least forty-one suspect loyalists of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) terrorist group have been killed in an Afghan airstrike in eastern Nangarhar province in Afghanistan.
IS recaptures Syrian town from rebels  Apr 11, 4:34 pm
Beirut (Lebanon), April. 11(ANI): Islamic State (IS) militant group recaptured control of a northern town of Al Rai along Syria's border with Turkey on Monday, days after losing it to rebel forces and allied militants.