Why ISIS Bombs Russian Embassy in Afghanistan

Why ISIS Bombs Russian Embassy in Afghanistan

The suicide bombing outside the Russian embassy in Kabul may have been an attempt by IS to prevent Russia from cooperating with the Taliban in counterterrorism goals. A large explosion outside the gates of the Russian embassy in the Afghan …

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US condemns ISIS executioner for beheading hostages

US condemns ISIS executioner for beheading hostages

A US federal judge sentenced Elsheikh to life in prison, a member of the IS group who specializes in beheading hostages and was involved in the killing of American journalists. Virginia State District Court Judge TS Ellis on August 19 …

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US kills ISIS leader in Syria with drones

US kills ISIS leader in Syria with drones

US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) patrol against IS in Hassakeh, Syria – Photo: AP Lieutenant Colonel Dave Eastburn, a Pentagon spokesman, told AFP news agency that Maher al-Agal was killed while riding a motorbike near the town of Jindayris in …

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US kills IS leader in Syria

US kills IS leader in Syria

The Pentagon says an IS leader in Syria was killed in a US drone strike. Lieutenant Colonel Dave Eastburn, spokesman for US Army Central Command (CENTCOM), said today that Maher al-Agal, a leader of the self-proclaimed Islamic State (IS), was …

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US arrests IS bomb maker

US arrests IS bomb maker

The US-led coalition carried out a raid in northern Syria at dawn this morning, capturing a high-ranking member of the IS bomb group. Rami Abdel Rahman, head of the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR), said two helicopters belonging to …

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