Kurdish fighters are pictured during clashes with fighters from the Daesh group on the outskirts of Syrian city of Hasakeh on June 30, 2015. (AFP/Uygar Onder Simsek)
July 06, 2015 - 15:24 GMT
Daesh fighters launched a large-scale attack on the northern Syrian town of Ayn Issa, near the group's de facto capital Raqqa, on Monday morning. Kurdish sources say clashes are still ongoing.
In the video, the two men say they were paid $400 to send footage of Daesh positions to a person abroad. (YouTube)
July 06, 2015 - 14:23 GMT
A Daesh video released on a Facebook account shows the killing of two Syrian activists in Raqqa, allegedly for spying on the groups activities
At least 44 people were killed Sunday when two explosions tore through a mosque and a restaurant in a provincial capital. (Twitter)
July 06, 2015 - 14:12 GMT
At least 44 people were killed Sunday when two explosions tore through a mosque and a restaurant in the provincial capital of Jos.
A file picture released on July 1, 2014 by the Iraqi Ministry of Defense shows a Sukhoi Su-25 fighter jet recently delivered by Russia sitting at an army base in the capital Baghdad. (Image: Iraqi Ministry of Defense)
July 06, 2015 - 14:00 GMT
A technical issue aboard an Iraqi warplane caused a bomb to accidental drop in Baghdad, killing seven people.
A picture taken from the Rafah border of the southern Gaza Strip with Egypt shows smoke billowing in Egypt's North Sinai on July 2, 2015. (AFP/Said Khatib)
July 06, 2015 - 13:23 GMT
According to a military report, Egyptian security forces have killed 241 militants between July 1st and 5th in the restive northern Sinai region.
A handout picture released by the Syrian Arab News Agency (SANA) on March 31, 2015 shows Syrian troops in the mountains surrounding the city of Zabadani, some 50 km northwest of the Syrian capital, Damascus. (AFP/File)
July 06, 2015 - 13:00 GMT
Hezbollah and the Syrian army are advancing on militants from all sides to retake control of Zabadani, the last rebel controlled town in Qalamoun.
Local media in Jordan said the Iranian militant intended to carry out an attack in the kingdom. (AFP/File)
July 06, 2015 - 12:00 GMT
Security forces in Jordan arrested a suspected Iranian militant after the man reportedly intended to carry out a terrorist attack in the kingdom.
Dozens of militants were killed, according to a statement by Iraq's Ministry of Defense. (AFP/File)
July 06, 2015 - 11:00 GMT
Dozens of Daesh extremists were killed by Iraqi security forces backed by volunteer Shia fighters Sunday.
Egypt's volatile Sinai Peninsula has been the centre of militant attacks since the ousting of former president Mohamed Morsi. (AFP/File)
July 06, 2015 - 10:00 GMT
Sixty-three militants were killed by the Egyptian military Sunday after security forces launched airstrikes and a ground operation in the volatile North Sinai.
At least ten people were killed following the airstrikes, according to Daesh. (AFP/File)
July 06, 2015 - 09:00 GMT
Coalition forces hit the Daesh stronghold of Raqqa with at least 16 airstrikes, killing ten people, according to the extremist group.
Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry. (AFP/Getty Images/Timothy A. Clary)
July 06, 2015 - 08:30 GMT
Despite claims made by media of an insurgency in the Sinai, Egypt's FM insists that the attacks are simply "criminal and terrorist acts."