Islamic State

Spanish Police Kill Suspects in Second Attack After 13 Die in Barcelona

Police said the men were linked to the Barcelona attack, which so-called Islamic State said it had carried out, according to the BBC. Police are still hunting the man who drove his van into crowds on Las Ramblas in Barcelona on

Barcelona Attack: Van Ploughs Through Crowd, Killing About 12

The head of the Spanish region of Catalonia, Carles Puigdemont, said at least 80 people had been taken to hospital and around 12 had died, according to Reuters. He said two people had been arrested. It was still not clear how

Iraq declares end of Islamic State after capture of Mosul mosque

Iraqi authorities expect the long battle for Mosul to end in coming days as remaining Islamic State fighters are bottled up in just a handful of neighborhoods of the Old City, according to Reuters. The seizure of the nearly 850-year-old Grand al-Nuri

Canadian sniper ‘kills IS militant two miles away’, sets world record

Military sources said the soldier was a member of Joint Task Force 2, and made the shot from a high-rise building. It took the bullet almost 10 seconds to hit its target, the BBC reports. The Canadian Special Operations Command confirmed to

Australia suspends air strikes in Syria after U.S. downing of Syrian jet

"As a precautionary measure, Australian Defence Force (ADF) strike operations into Syria have temporarily ceased," Australia's Department of Defence said in a statement, according to Reuters. Russia said on Monday it would treat U.S.-led coalition aircraft flying west of the River

Syria conflict: Russia issues warning after US coalition downs jet

The coalition said the Syrian Su-22 had bombed US-backed fighters battling so-called Islamic State in Raqqa province, according to the BBC. Russia, the Syrian government's main ally, also said it was halting communications with the US aimed at preventing such incidents. The White

U.S. joins battle as Philippines takes losses in besieged city

The Philippines military said the United States was providing technical assistance to end the siege of Marawi City by fighters allied to Islamic State, which is now in its third week, but it had no boots on the ground, according to

Russia fires cruise missiles at Islamic State targets from Mediterranean – video

The strike, which Russian news agencies said was the first of its kind since November, was carried out by the frigate "Admiral Essen" and the submarine "Krasnodar," and targeted militants and equipment in an area east of Palmyra, according to Reuters. The

Isis claim responsibility for the Manchester attack that killed 22

At least 22 people were killed and around 60 more were wounded as explosives outside Manchester Arena as Ariana Grande fans left a concert, according to Metro. The Islamic State terror group has claimed responsibility for the Manchester bomb attack. Isis said: ‘This

Islamic State says it beheads Russian officer in Syria: SITE

Islamic State has issued a video showing the beheading of a man it described as a Russian intelligence officer captured in Syria. The Russian defense ministry denied any Russian serviceman had been captured and killed by Islamic State in Syria, according to