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ISIS monsters cooked starving sex slave’s baby, fed him to his mother

ISIS monsters cooked starving sex slave’s baby, fed him to his mother

Evil ISIS thugs cooked the baby boy of a Yazidi woman and then fed him to his unsuspecting mother after almost starving her to death. The woman was allegedly being kept as a sex slave in a dark cellar and hadn’t eaten for three days. According to Iraqi MP Vian Dakhil, a ten-year-old girl was […]

June 28, 2017 | By | Reply More
Anger in Mosul as Islamic State destroys historic mosque

Anger in Mosul as Islamic State destroys historic mosque

The leaning al-Hadba minaret that towered over Mosul for 850 years lay in ruins on Thursday, demolished by retreating Islamic State militants, but Iraq’s prime minister said the act marked their final defeat in the city. “In the early morning, I climbed up to the roof of my house and was stunned to see the […]

June 22, 2017 | By | Reply More
War-torn Yemen to get cholera vaccines as death toll mounts

War-torn Yemen to get cholera vaccines as death toll mounts

The U.N. health agency and some major partners have agreed to send 1 million doses of cholera vaccine to Yemen to help stanch a spiraling and increasingly deadly caseload in the impoverished country, which is already facing war and the risk of famine. A spokesman for the World Health Organization said Wednesday that it didn’t […]

June 21, 2017 | By | Reply More
Russia says 180 Islamic State fighters killed in Syria strikes

Russia says 180 Islamic State fighters killed in Syria strikes

Russia said Saturday that airstrikes carried out this month had killed about 180 Islamic State jihadists in Syria, including two field commanders. “As a result of June 6 and 8 aerial strikes on targets belonging to IS fighters, IS field commanders Abu Omar al-Belgiki and Abu Yasin al-Masri were killed” in Deir Ezzor, a province […]

June 17, 2017 | By | Reply More
Turkey says Qatar deployment aims to ensure security

Turkey says Qatar deployment aims to ensure security

Turkey’s decision to station troops at a base in Qatar aims to ensure the emirate’s security after Saudi Arabia and its allies imposed a blockade over claims it supports terrorism, the foreign minister said Saturday. “This accord is not targeting any Gulf country,” Mevlut Cavusoglu said after meeting with his Bahraini counterpart Sheikh Khalid bin […]

June 10, 2017 | By | Reply More
Gulf crisis deepens as Turkish parliament approves troop deployment to Qatar

Gulf crisis deepens as Turkish parliament approves troop deployment to Qatar

Turkey’s parliament on Wednesday approved deploying troops to a Turkish base in Qatar amid a widening crisis between Doha and its rivals in the Gulf. The move is seen as a sign of Turkish support to Qatar after Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Egypt and Bahrain, among other states, cut diplomatic ties and major transport links […]

June 7, 2017 | By | Reply More
Several dead in suicide attacks on parliament and shrine in Tehran- Iran

Several dead in suicide attacks on parliament and shrine in Tehran- Iran

Gunmen and suicide bombers have carried out apparently coordinated attacks on Iran’s parliament and the tomb of the revolutionary founder Ruhollah Khomeini in Tehran, killing a number of people. Four gunmen burst into Tehran’s parliament complex with rifles and a pistol, and one of the attackers blew himself up on the fourth floor, the semi-official […]

June 7, 2017 | By | Reply More
US-led air strike kills 21 civilians fleeing Syria’s Raqa

US-led air strike kills 21 civilians fleeing Syria’s Raqa

A US-led coalition air strike killed 21 civilians on Monday as they tried to escape the Islamic State group’s Syrian bastion of Raqa, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said. “The civilians were boarding small boats on the northern bank of the Euphrates River to flee southern neighbourhoods of Raqa,” said Observatory head Rami Abdel […]

June 6, 2017 | By | Reply More
Jihadists occupy civilian homes as Mosul battle rages

Jihadists occupy civilian homes as Mosul battle rages

After jihadists turned the roof of his house into a sniper position, Owayid Mohammed and his family fled west Mosul in an escape that made him feel “reborn”. “The Dawaesh took my house… and brought four snipers to the roof,” said Mohammed, using a pejorative name for members of the Islamic State jihadist group which […]

June 4, 2017 | By | Reply More
Escaped Isis sex-slave says hoped we would be killed not raped

Escaped Isis sex-slave says hoped we would be killed not raped

Nadia Murad made an emotional return on Thursday to the Yazidi village in northern Iraq where she was captured and sold as a slave by ISIS three years ago. She broke down in tears as she approached the school where the terrorists rounded up the population of Kojo and separated the men from the women, […]

June 2, 2017 | By | Reply More