According to a report by Reuters, on Thursday, US-backed Syrian fighters claim that they were still searching territory captured from Islamic State at its final enclave in eastern Syria and denied recent reports that the jihadists had been defeated. The eventual capture of the Baghouz enclave at the...
A community of Syrians who converted to Christianity from Islam is growing in Kobani, a town besieged by Islamic State for months, and where the tide turned against the militants four years ago. Emily..
The U.S-backed Syrian fighters who drove the Islamic State from its last strongholds called Monday for an international tribunal to prosecute hundreds of foreigners rounded up in the nearly five-year..
The Islamic State asked for a ransom of up to $33 million for the release of New Zealand nurse Louisa Akavi, it has been reported. Akavi, 62, was abducted by the... New Zealand Herald Also reported by •Reuters •Deutsche Welle •WorldNews
BEIRUT (AP) — A Syria war monitoring organization says an Islamic State group attack in the country’s center has killed scores of government troops. The... Seattle Times Also reported by •Deutsche Welle •Reuters
A New Zealand Red Cross worker who was captured by the Islamic State in Syria is "an amazing human being" who "just wants help people", a close friend says. New... New Zealand Herald Also reported by •The Age