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Conflict-torn Iraq, Syria pose 'biggest threat' to US, warns Homeland Security  Jul 27, 2:16 pm
Washington, July 27 (ANI): The threat posed by terrorist outfits in Iraq and Syria which are recruiting several western citizens to their organization, is something that the United States will have to deal with for the next decade, said U.S's House Homeland Security Committee.
ISIS may be added to UN war crimes list: Report  Jul 27, 1:58 pm
London, July 27 (ANI): The United Nations may include Fighters from the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIS) to a list of war crimes suspects in Syria.
ISIL forms all-female unit to terrorize Iraqi women into Sharia law submission  Jul 26, 12:19 pm
Washington, July 26 (ANI): The jihadists of Islamic State of Syria and the Levant have formed an all-female brigade called the 'al-Khansaa' to ensure strict adherence to Sharia law by the Iraqi and Syrian women.
ISIS reportedly orders Iraqi females to undergo genital mutilation  Jul 25, 3:30 pm
London, July 25 (ANI): The Islamist militant group, Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), has allegedly asked families in Iraq to have their daughters undergo female genital mutilation or face retribution.
ISIS 'number one threat' to US, warns Pentagon  Jul 25, 1:14 pm
Washington, July 25 (ANI): The spread of militant outfit, ISIS, in Iraq and Syria, is winning the group new recruits from Europe and America. The size and reach of the group has now led the United States to place the threat posed by the organization on par with the ones based in Yemen.
ISIS is 'worse than Al Qaeda': US officials  Jul 24, 1:07 pm
Washington, July 24 (ANI): Top U.S officials have reportedly dubbed the militant group, Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), Al Qaeda in its doctrine and ambition and one that has grown into a threat that is worse than Al Qaeda.
ISIL issues decree asking Iraqi shopkeepers to veil mannequins in Mosul  Jul 23, 12:02 pm
Washington, July 23 (ANI): The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), a Sunni terror group that has wrecked havoc in Iraq and Syria, has now issued a decree asking Iraqi shopkeepers in Mosul to cover the faces of all mannequins.
Most Americans want US to stay out of conflict-torn countries: Poll  Jul 22, 5:59 pm
Washington, July 22 (ANI): Most American citizens oppose America's direct involvement in Afghanistan, Iraq, Syria and Ukraine, a new poll revealed.
U.S. intelligence keen to see ISIL updates on social networking sites  Jul 17, 3:11 pm
Washington, July 17 (ANI): United States intelligence communities had requested the Islamic State of Syria and the Levant (ISIL) in an email to keep up with the updates on Youtube, Twitter and Instagram, said sources.
Syrian President Assad vows to take revenge against West during swearing-in ceremony  Jul 17, 1:56 pm
Washington, July 17 (ANI): Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has begun his third term with a vow to recover Syria from Islamist insurgents and to take revenge against the West for equipping the former with weapons and funds.
Cancel Qatar as 2022 WC venue or we'll bomb it: ISIS to FIFA  Jul 13, 3:45 pm
London, July 13 (ANI): Sunni militant outfit, Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), now called Islamic State (IS), has threatened FIFA President Sepp Blatter to withdraw the decision to hold the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar contending that the country will soon be a part of the caliphate.
Caliph Baghdadi asks Muslims to obey him in video sermon  Jul 6, 1:35 pm
London, July 6 (ANI): Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, leader of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), now called Islamic State (IS) has called on Muslims to obey him in a video after he was declared the Caliph of the Islamic state by the jihadi group.
ISIL now fully in control of all main Syria oil fields, claims NGO  Jul 5, 12:30 pm
Beirut, July 5 (ANI): The jihadist Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) is reportedly now in full control all of main oil and gas fields in Syria, which are located in the Deir Ezzor province next to Iraq.
Syria's key oil fields reportedly seized by ISIS  Jul 4, 6:07 pm
Karachi, July 4 (ANI): The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights has revealed that the Islamic State of Iraq and Al Sham (ISIS), now called Islamic State (IS), has established a firm control over most oil fields in Syria.
UK drew up plans in 2012 to train, equip 100 K Syrian rebels  Jul 4, 9:37 am
London, July 4 (ANI): The military brass in the United Kingdom is reported to have drawn up plans to train and equip a 100,000-strong Syrian rebel army to defeat that country's President, Bashar al-Assad.
UK airports on alert over 'human bomb' terror attack fears  Jul 4, 9:09 am
London/Washington, July 4 (ANI): Airports across the United Kingdom have been placed on terror alert over fears that fanatics from Yemen and Syria have joined forces to plot a "stealth" bomb attack.
ISIS to launch Al Qaeda's 9/11 style attacks   Jul 2, 2:30 pm
London, July 2 (ANI): Counter terror chiefs fear that Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the self-styled leader of the jihadist group ISIS, will soon launch a terror attack similar to the 9/11 strikes of Al Qaeda.
India amongst the countries targetted by ISIS  Jul 2, 1:49 pm
London, July 2 (ANI): Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the commander of the insurgent group Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), has vowed war against many countries including India which he says have been violating Muslims' rights.
Isis leader urges Muslims to 'build Islamic state'  Jul 2, 9:12 am
London, July 2 (ANI): Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the self-styled leader of the jihadist Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (Isis) militant group, has called on Muslims to travel to Iraq and Syria to help build an Islamic state.
US man imprisoned for planning to train Al Qaeda in Pakistan  Jul 1, 4:06 pm
Islamabad, June 1(ANI): A United States citizen has been sentenced to serve 13 years in prison for planning to give training in weapons to Al Qaeda terrorists, after fighting in Syria, said prosecutors.
ISIS militants declare Islamist caliphate in Iraq, Syria  Jun 30, 12:19 pm
London, June 30 (ANI): Islamist militant group ISIS has declared that it is establishing a new caliphate, or an Islamic state, on the territories it controls in Iraq and Syria.
Kazakhstan concerned with 'Arab Spring' situation in Syria, Iraq  Jun 28, 11:56 am
Astana, June 28 (ANI): The "Arab Spring" like situation in Syria and Iraq is a matter of serious concern to Kazakhstan, said it Foreign Minister Erlan Idrissov.
Kids are seeing far too much violence and torture, says Orlando Bloom   Jun 28, 10:32 am
Washington, June 28 (ANI): Orlando Bloom, who recently visited Syrian child refugees as United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) goodwill ambassador, said that kids are seeing far too much violence and torture and they need help.
Iraq PM to take strict political and military actions to control unrest  Jun 27, 3:06 pm
Dhaka, June 27 (ANI): Iraq Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki has admitted that the massive rebellion in Iraq needs to be curbed through political and military actions.
South Sudan tops list of world's most fragile states  Jun 27, 2:12 pm
London, June 27 (ANI): The newly born nation, South Sudan, reportedly features on top of the list of most fragile states in this year's index released by a leading US-based research institute.