The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), also known as the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), officially known as the Islamic State (IS) and also known by its Arabic-language acronym Daesh, is a militant group and a former unrecognised proto-state that follows a fundamentalist, Salafi jihadist doctrine of Sunni Islam. — Wikipedia
Heavy clashes between attackers and security forces ongoing; ISIL claims responsibility.
At least one policeman was killed in the attack, which the armed group has claimed without providing evidence.
Neighbouring countries to launch joint operations in battle against ISIL-linked fighters in border region.
Fighters linked to ISIL have intensified attacks recently in the gas-rich Cabo-Delgado province.
After an ISIL attacker killed four people in Vienna, authorities target mosques they believe threaten security.
Rebels invaded the town of Palma, the hub of a giant gas project, as violence continues in the troubled region.
From China to Isil, Lebanon’s long descent into anarchy is a gift to the West’s many enemies
Conflict Armament Research said more than 50 companies in over 20 countries unwittingly supplied goods to Isil
Iraq’s Salahuddin province in mourning after an attack blamed on ISIL fighters killed 10 people, including civilians.
Shehroze Chaudhry was arrested after allegedly lying about having a role with ISIL, performing execution-style killings.
As many as 50 people have died in recent days in attacks by fighters linked to ISIL.
Measure in place since a 2015 attack on a presidential guard bus claimed by the ISIL group.