War On Terror
January 29, 2015
Jordan's government spokesman Mohammad al-Momani announced the government demands proof of life for the Jordanian pilot Mu'ath al-Kasasbeh before they will consider a prisoner exchange for Sajida al-Rashawi.
A senior Daesh commander has been killed together with a dozen of his comrades during a missile strike carried out by the Iraqi army in the troubled northern province of Salahuddin.
January 28, 2015
Despite claims made by media agencies, Nasser Judeh of the Jordanian Ministry of Foreign Affairs denied Sajida al-Rishawi has been returned to Iraq.
January 25, 2015
An American woman was sentenced to four years in prison for attempting to join Daesh. She planned to join Daesh in Turkey and marry a militant she had never met.
January 23, 2015
As Europe remains tense after the Charlie Hebdo attacks in Paris, British Foreign Secretary Philiip Hammond said he believed the greatest threat to British soil was a Daesh attack by sympathizers living in the UK.
January 18, 2015
Seven suspects were arrested by Israel's Shin Bet for plotting attacks against Israel and for communicating with an insurgent group in Syria.
January 17, 2015
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe announced Japan would send $2.5 billion in non-military aid to support Middle East countries fighting Daesh. The aid will be allocated to humanitarian and infrastructural projects.
January 15, 2015
The alleged Islamist militant researched the construction of pipe bombs to execute an attack on the US Capitol in Washington, DC.
January 14, 2015
In a video posted on its Twitter account, the Yemen-based group said its leaders had "planned and financed the operation and chose who would carry it out based on orders from group leader Ayman al-Zawahiri."
January 13, 2015
Moroccan authorities have arrested three Daesh-linked suspects in the town of Fnideq near the Spanish enclave of Ceuta.
Six people were sent to court in Istanbul on Tuesday in relation to a suicide bomb attack in the city’s Sultanahmet district last week.
In his eulogy for the four Jewish victims of the Paris terror attacks, Rabbi Meir Mazuz stated, "There is no place of refuge in the world for a Jew except in the Land of Israel."
Daesh supporting hackers targeted the US military/security outfit CENTCOM's Central Command Twitter account and Youtube channel, posting two pro-Daesh videos and threatening American soldiers
January 11, 2015
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas is scheduled to take part in a rally in the French capital Sunday against terrorism and in solidarity with the victims of the recent Paris attacks, as well as to stress the peaceful nature of the Islamic faith.
January 10, 2015
Police are questioning the wives of the Charlie Hebdo attackers in the hope of finding the girlfriend and suspected accomplice of hostage-taker Amedy Coulibaly.