EGYPT’S Isis affiliate claimed responsibility on Monday night for a suicide bomb attack on a police convoy in the Sinai peninsula that killed 18 officers.
Police and military officials said the attack set four armoured vehicles ablaze along with a fifth one which was carrying...
Wednesday 13th Sep 2017
posted by Morning Star in World
FRENCH President Emmanuel Macron said yesterday that combating Isis in Syria and Iraq was his top foreign policy priority.
But Syrian and Iraqi forces raced ahead of the self-styled “Jupiter” of French politics, driving the death cult further towards collapse.
Wednesday 30th Aug 2017
posted by James Tweedie in World
A FORMER British soldier who fought against Isis in Syria has been charged with terror offences in Turkey, it was reported yesterday.
Joe Robinson was arrested on the beach while on a family holiday in the Turkish resort of Didim last month.
Mr Robinson travelled to Syria where...
Saturday 26th Aug 2017
posted by Steve Sweeney in Britain
SPORADIC murderous attacks in European cities carried out by people seduced by Islamic State (Isis) extremism are partly a response to the death cult’s military defeats in Syria, Lebanon and Iraq.
Having liberated Mosul from Isis subjugation, the Iraqi army, supported by Kurdish...
Monday 21st Aug 2017
posted by Morning Star in Editorial
SYRIAN troops drove Isis further back across the country yesterday — after Kurdish forces insisted that the US military will remain in northern Syria long after the jihadis are defeated.
Army troops backed by Palestinian and other volunteer militia pushed Isis fighters from the...
Saturday 19th Aug 2017
Elite force leads advance as extremists’ resistance melts away
Tuesday 15th Aug 2017
IRAN’S intelligence ministry said yesterday that its forces had detained 27 militants linked to Isis who planned to carry out terrorist attacks at religious cities in the country.
The ministry said in a statement on its website that they had been identified during an exchange of...
Tuesday 8th Aug 2017
Heavy-handed police disrupt minute’s silence
Friday 4th Aug 2017
AFGHANISTAN’S’s Isis affiliate claimed responsibility for an attack on the Iraqi embassy in Kabul yesterday that left four militants dead.
A suicide bomber blew himself up at the gates before three gunmen stormed the building. Interior Ministry spokesman Najib Danish said...
Tuesday 1st Aug 2017
A SYRIAN Kurdish leader told reporters yesterday that the United States must play a part in the rebuilding of Syria after areas held by Isis are liberated.
Ilham Ahmed, co-president of the political wing of the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) which is fighting in Isis’s...
Wednesday 26th Jul 2017