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Nearly 250 dead in Islamic State attacks on south Syria- new toll

Nearly 250 dead in Islamic State attacks on south Syria- new toll

The death toll in coordinated Islamic State group suicide bombings and shootings in southern Syria rose to nearly 250 overnight, more than half of them civilians, a monitor said Thursday. Wednesday’s attacks hit Sweida, a Druze-majority province mostly held by the government which had remained relatively insulated from the country’s seven-year civil war. The death […]

July 26, 2018 | By | Reply More
Islamic State attack killed at least 75 displaced Syrians

Islamic State attack killed at least 75 displaced Syrians

A car bombing by Daesh (ISIS) killed at least 75 displaced people in eastern Syria, a activist group said Sunday, as the cornered extremists appeared to target fleeing civilians. Saturday’s attack in the eastern province of Deir al-Zor killed “at least 75 displaced civilians including children” and wounded 140, said Rami Abdel Rahman, head of […]

November 5, 2017 | By | Reply More
Islamic State drone blowing up stadium ammo dump

Islamic State drone blowing up stadium ammo dump

An Islamic State drone filmed itself dropping a bomb which set off a chain of huge explosions at an ammunition dump inside a stadium in Syria. Islamic State’s propaganda arm Amaq released the footage of the attack near the town of Deir Ezzor, where Syrian government forces have been fighting with IS for control since […]

October 25, 2017 | By | Reply More
Trump’s speech on Islamic extremism sends government official to sleep

Trump’s speech on Islamic extremism sends government official to sleep

Wilbur Ross, the US Secretary of Commerce, was caught on camera napping through the US President’s words Donald Trump’s speech to Middle Eastern leaders to combat a “crisis of Islamic extremism” sent one of his own delegation to sleep. Wilbur Ross, the US Secretary of Commerce, was caught on camera napping through his leader’s words. […]

May 22, 2017 | By | Reply More
Kenya minister says 2 male militants killed

Kenya minister says 2 male militants killed

Sep 23, –  Kenya’s interior minister says two Islamic extremists were killed Monday as military forces waged an operation to rescue hostages inside an upscale mall in Nairobi. A top military official said he believes the attackers are “a multinational collection from all over the world.” After four large blasts rocked the Westgate Mall on […]

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