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Boko Haram leader kills self, Islamic State militants

Boko Haram leader kills self, Islamic State militants

Head of Boko Haram terror group, Abubakar Shekau, reportedly killed following pursuit by rival Islamic State.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/06/2021 16:52
The “Arab Spring” which became an “Islamic Winter”

The “Arab Spring” which became an “Islamic Winter”

It was neither a People's Spring as in 1848 nor a Prague Spring as in 1968. It was only the beginning of an Islamic winter. Op-ed.Giulio Meotti, 21/03/2021 18:08
Secret life of the new Islamic State leader - where & when he might strike next

Secret life of the new Islamic State leader - where & when he might strike next

Islamic State's new leader has led a secretive existence since last being seen in 2012.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/03/2021 13:51
ANALYSIS: ISIS is back

ANALYSIS: ISIS is back

Islamic State is working hard to establish a new Caliphate in Asia by planting new sleeper cells and invigorating existing ones.Yochanan Visser, 14/10/2018 21:31
Where did the Islamic State fighters go?

Where did the Islamic State fighters go?

The Islamic State organization has suffered severe defeats recently. Is there a chance that its fighters will despair?NPR, 02/01/2018 06:54
Islamic State, Ltd.

Islamic State, Ltd.

Islamic State volunteers will soon be unemployed.Dr. Mordechai Kedar, 18/12/2016 19:30
Pro-ISIS group celebrates Brussels attacks

Pro-ISIS group celebrates Brussels attacks

Two days after deadly attack in Belgian capital, ISIS sympathizers praise attacks and call for Jihad.Shoshana Miskin, 24/03/2016 19:33
First all-female ISIS battalion

First all-female ISIS battalion

Jihadist feminism? ISIS head Abu Bakr al-Baghdad reportedly appoints a woman to command a new battalion in Syria.Shoshana Miskin, 28/02/2016 22:33
ISIS terror cell uncovered in Belgium

ISIS terror cell uncovered in Belgium

Police in Belgium arrest 10 members of alleged ISIS terror cell.David Rosenberg, 16/02/2016 12:28
ISIS is using chemical weapons

ISIS is using chemical weapons

The Islamic terror group produced, used chemical weapons on Iraqi Kurds, reports OPCW, in first known chemical terrorism in 20 years.David Rosenberg, 15/02/2016 20:32
Hamas denies Gaza treating ISIS terrorists

Hamas denies Gaza treating ISIS terrorists

IDF general declares Hamas smuggling ISIS terrorists from Egypt into Gaza for medical treatment - a charge Hamas immediately denies.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/02/2016 18:48
Israeli-Arab indicted for plans to join ISIS

Israeli-Arab indicted for plans to join ISIS

Bedouin town of Hura appears to be hotbed of ISIS radicalization as yet another resident arrested for plans to join the terror group.Cynthia Blank, 08/02/2016 17:58
Top IDF general declares ISIS is 'our enemy'

Top IDF general declares ISIS is 'our enemy'

Maj. Gen. Nitzan Alon tells foreign journalists that while Iran remains top enemy, Israel is working with coalition against Islamic State.Cynthia Blank, 03/02/2016 19:52
Japan probing reports journalist abducted in Syria

Japan probing reports journalist abducted in Syria

Nearly a year after two Japanese reporters beheaded by ISIS, another is said to be held by unnamed group in Syria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/12/2015 07:58
"ISIS kills mostly Muslims" - So what?

"ISIS kills mostly Muslims" - So what?

Obama: ISIS 'does not speak for Islam' as 'vast majority of victims are Muslim.' Expert: ISIS doesn't consider its victims real Muslims.Hillel Fendel, 23/12/2015 21:44
The evolution of ISIS

The evolution of ISIS

Experts analyze what new strikes against Russia and France mean regarding how the jihadist group operates and communicates abroad.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/11/2015 17:08
Turkey nabs ISIS terrorist after hair transplant

Turkey nabs ISIS terrorist after hair transplant

Turkish forces follow French national to beauty salon, arresting him for plot to perform terror attack on Turkish soil.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/11/2015 14:02
Syrian rebels take control of key town near Aleppo

Syrian rebels take control of key town near Aleppo

Jund al-Aqsa and other opposition groups seize control of Morek after fierce battle in which dozens of regime soldiers were killed.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/11/2015 14:02
US denies slowing anti-ISIS campaign

US denies slowing anti-ISIS campaign

US-led coalition strikes against Islamic State in Syria have dwindled from 359 in July to a measly 92 this month.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/10/2015 21:56
Global Islamic State attacks on alarming rise

Global Islamic State attacks on alarming rise

Islamic State committed over 1,000 attacks, killing nearly 3,000 people, in the last three months alone.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/10/2015 07:18
Online ISIS Jihadist Revealed to be American Jew

Online ISIS Jihadist Revealed to be American Jew

Joshua Goldberg, 20, of Florida posed as Australian ISIS supporter, calling for terror attacks in Western countries.Cynthia Blank, 13/09/2015 14:53
Israeli Man Disappears in Muslim Country

Israeli Man Disappears in Muslim Country

A resident of Ashkelon, who made aliyah 20 years ago, has not been seen since flying to unnamed country to visit his brother in June.Cynthia Blank, 07/09/2015 16:38
Abbott Slammed for Saying ISIS Worse than Nazis

Abbott Slammed for Saying ISIS Worse than Nazis

Council of Australian Jewry blasts Abbott, says ISIS's horrific crimes 'cannot be compared to the systematic round-up of millions.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/09/2015 08:26
Report: ISIS's Second-in-Command Killed

Report: ISIS's Second-in-Command Killed

Intelligence sources leak to CNN that ISIS's financial leader may have been killed on August 18.Tova Dvorin, Chicago, 22/08/2015 01:06
ISIS: American Responsible for Suicide Bombing

ISIS: American Responsible for Suicide Bombing

Islamic State names American citizen as one of four terrorists 'martyred' in north Iraq suicide attack.Tova Dvorin, 21/08/2015 17:23
Islamic State is Heading for Lebanon Next

Islamic State is Heading for Lebanon Next

Hezbollah has so far been unable to stop Islamic State from closing in on its strongholds and tens of thousands of missiles.Dr. Mordechai Kedar, 19/08/2015 23:23
Truck Bomb Devastates Baghdad Market, Killing 38

Truck Bomb Devastates Baghdad Market, Killing 38

At least 38 killed and 74 more injured in one of the deadliest single attacks to hit the Iraqi capital in months.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/08/2015 10:20
Turkey, US Ready to Begin Anti-ISIS Mission

Turkey, US Ready to Begin Anti-ISIS Mission

After a 'pause' for coordination, official says, Turkey and the US are ready to begin operations against Islamic State terror organizaiton.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/08/2015 20:07
ISIS in Syria Captures Pregnant Swedish Teen

ISIS in Syria Captures Pregnant Swedish Teen

Foster teen disappeared from southern Swedish town in May and secretly married; she and her husband now captive in Syria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/08/2015 16:58
ISIS Takes Croatian Hostage in New Video

ISIS Takes Croatian Hostage in New Video

Islamic State in the Sinai desert releases new 'pre-beheading' video targeting Egypt for their anti-Muslim Brotherhood policies.Tova Dvorin, 05/08/2015 20:16
Chechen Girls Con ISIS Recruits in Online Scam

Chechen Girls Con ISIS Recruits in Online Scam

Three Russian girls swindled the terror group using its best and most well-known recruiting tool: social media.Tova Dvorin, 04/08/2015 15:56
Group: 15,000 ISIS Terrorists Killed In Past Year

Group: 15,000 ISIS Terrorists Killed In Past Year

15,000 ISIS terrorists have been killed in air strikes led by the U.S. and its allies over the past year, a group following the war said.Yaakov Levi, 03/08/2015 22:04
New York Man Charged with Supporting ISIS

New York Man Charged with Supporting ISIS

42 year-old the latest American to be charged with supporting Islamic State, purchasing weapons.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/07/2015 21:42
Australian Reality Show Features ISIS Battle

Australian Reality Show Features ISIS Battle

Participants forced to dodge real-life ISIS gunfire in Syria as part of 'reality show' about life as a refugee.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/07/2015 08:37
Turkish Commentator Fired for Criticizing Erdogan

Turkish Commentator Fired for Criticizing Erdogan

After accusing Turkish president of being 'number one cause of ISIS terror in Turkey," Milliyet commentator Kadri Gursel fired.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/07/2015 12:41
Mysterious Explosions Shake Up Gaza

Mysterious Explosions Shake Up Gaza

Six cars of senior Hamas and Islamic Jihad officials blown up in Gaza, likely as part of internal power struggle with ISIS.Cynthia Blank, 19/07/2015 10:05
Barrell Bombs Kill 11 in ISIS Town in Syria

Barrell Bombs Kill 11 in ISIS Town in Syria

Three children were among 11 civilians killed by a regime attack on an ISIS-held town in northern Syria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/07/2015 14:58
Arab Arrested for Supporting ISIS on Facebook

Arab Arrested for Supporting ISIS on Facebook

Resident of eastern Jerusalem in his 40s charged with posting photos and statuses praising the Islamic State terror organization.Cynthia Blank, 15/07/2015 16:16
Islamic State – Confusion, Delusion and Illusion

Islamic State – Confusion, Delusion and Illusion

Islamic State cannot be ignored. It must be totally defeated. David Singer, 15/07/2015 12:31
ISIS Releases Grisly Footage of Tikrit Massacre

ISIS Releases Grisly Footage of Tikrit Massacre

New 22-minute video posted in jihadist forums, shows graphic mass executions of Shiite cadets outside Speicher military base last June.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/07/2015 11:25
ISIS Hackers Take Down Human Rights Monitor Site

ISIS Hackers Take Down Human Rights Monitor Site

Hackers claiming affiliation with Islamic State threatened and took down website of Syrian Observatory for Human Rights.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/07/2015 18:26
ISIS Releases UK-Specific Jihadi Guide

ISIS Releases UK-Specific Jihadi Guide

Terror guide includes instructions on how to evade British police and skirt gun laws.Tova Dvorin, 08/07/2015 17:39
Expert: ISIS Here to Stay

Expert: ISIS Here to Stay

Gen. Yaakov Amidror argues that Islamic State has become a true Middle Eastern power, but notes it's not a direct threat to Israel - yet.Tova Dvorin, 05/07/2015 14:31
22 Dead in US Air Raids Against ISIS

22 Dead in US Air Raids Against ISIS

Six civilians and 16 Islamic State terrorists killed in 'significant' airstrikes executed against jihadist group in Syria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/07/2015 11:06
Third Exploded Rocket Found in Eshkol Region

Third Exploded Rocket Found in Eshkol Region

Rocket found exploded in open area on Saturday believed to have been part of barrage fired by ISIS affiliate Sinai Province in Egypt.Cynthia Blank, 05/07/2015 10:52
Israeli Arab Who Joined ISIS Sentenced to 3 Years

Israeli Arab Who Joined ISIS Sentenced to 3 Years

Northern Israel resident used Facebook to contact ISIS; sentence the heaviest on record for joining the group.Tova Dvorin, 01/07/2015 15:52
Syrian Rebels Execute 18 ISIS Fighters

Syrian Rebels Execute 18 ISIS Fighters

Fighters from Jaysh al-Islam kill 18 Islamic State jihadists in gruesome video mimicking ISIS execution clips.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/07/2015 12:09
Kurds Regain Full Control of Tal Abyad from ISIS

Kurds Regain Full Control of Tal Abyad from ISIS

Kurdish forces repeal ISIS launch on Tal Abyad, regaining full control of the strategic Syrian border town.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/07/2015 11:54
Watch: 'Iran is like ISIS, Just Much Bigger'

Watch: 'Iran is like ISIS, Just Much Bigger'

Israel's government releases animated clip on day of nuclear deal deadline likening Iran to Islamic State.Cynthia Blank, 01/07/2015 08:25
Cameron: 'Islamic State' is Offensive to Muslims

Cameron: 'Islamic State' is Offensive to Muslims

British Prime Minister David Cameron nitpicks over terminology for extremist group, says Islamic State is 'neither Islamic nor a state.'Tova Dvorin, 29/06/2015 21:21
ISIS Starts Second Year of its 'Caliphate'

ISIS Starts Second Year of its 'Caliphate'

What has the brutal terrorist regime accomplished since being formed last June 29? Lots of Muslim murder and mayhem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/06/2015 11:55
Brutal ISIS Terrorist Alive After Drone Strike

Brutal ISIS Terrorist Alive After Drone Strike

Australia tries to verify reports that Khaled Sharrouf, notorious for being photographed with severed heads, survived drone strike in Syria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/06/2015 12:08
Islamic State Making Gains Across Syria

Islamic State Making Gains Across Syria

ISIS terrorists have re-entered battleground town Kobane on Thursday and also overrun two southern districts in provincial capital Hasakeh.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/06/2015 09:10
Russian Islamists 'Pledge Allegiance' to ISIS

Russian Islamists 'Pledge Allegiance' to ISIS

Islamists from four regions of Russia's Caucasus publish voice recording declaring 'allegiance' to ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/06/2015 15:52
New ISIS Video Glorifies Child Cage Fighting

New ISIS Video Glorifies Child Cage Fighting

Bizarre video shows young men fighting in steel cages, ducking under gunfire; experts believe it is a new recruitment tool.Tova Dvorin, 22/06/2015 16:28
Arrest Warrant for ISIS-Joining Australian Doctor

Arrest Warrant for ISIS-Joining Australian Doctor

Australian authorities issued an arrest warrant Thursday against Tareq Kamleh for appearing in ISIS propaganda videos.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/06/2015 10:58
Poll: Australians Feel Less Safe Than Ever

Poll: Australians Feel Less Safe Than Ever

Most Australians believe involvement in anti-ISIS strikes has endangered their safety - but support strikes anyway.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/06/2015 08:41