IS militants

May 21, 2016
May 21, 2016

IS claims Kushtia doctor killing: SITE

The Islamic State (IS) has claimed the responsibility for killing a homeopath doctor in Kushtia, according to a report of US-based SITE Intelligence Group.

May 5, 2016
May 5, 2016

US Navy Seal killed in Iraq

A US Navy Seal who was advising Kurdish Peshmerga forces in northern Iraq has been killed by Islamic State (IS) militants, US defence officials say.

April 24, 2016
April 24, 2016

IS claim of RU teacher killing baseless: DMP official

The claim of militant group Islamic State (IS) that it carried out the attack on Prof AFM Rezaul Karim Siddiquee is baseless, a top official of Dhaka Metropolitan Police said.

April 8, 2016
April 8, 2016

Syria rebels seize main IS supply route with Turkey

Syrian rebels seize control of the Islamic State group's main supply route to Turkey, a monitor says.

March 25, 2016
March 25, 2016

Malaysia arrests 15 over alleged IS links

Malaysian authorities say 15 people suspected of planning attacks on the country have been arrested.

January 22, 2016
January 22, 2016

French emergency ‘until IS defeated’

France will seek to keep its state of emergency until a "total and global war" against so-called Islamic State (IS) is over, Prime Minister Manuel Valls tells the BBC.

January 9, 2016
January 9, 2016

US cop ambushed 'in the name of Islam'

A man who shot and wounded a policeman at point blank range as he sat in his patrol car was inspired by Islamic State militants, police said.

December 20, 2015
December 20, 2015

IS denounces Saudi Arabia's anti-IS coalition

Islamic State threatened to attack Saudi Arabia for "colluding with crusaders" after the oil-rich kingdom said it had established a 34-state Islamic military coalition to target the...

December 7, 2015
December 7, 2015

Nato says won't send ground troops to fight IS: Report

Nato has ruled out sending ground troops to fight against Islamic State militants in Syria, Nato General Secretary Jens Stoltenberg told a Swiss newspaper, stressing the need to bolster local...

December 4, 2015
December 4, 2015

Germany backs Syria anti-IS mission

Germany's parliament votes to send military support to the US-led coalition fighting Islamic State (IS) militants in Syria.