Tag archive for ‘Islamic State’
By admin On Monday, July 24th, 2017
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US soldier pleads not guilty to support for Islamic State

HONOLULU (AP) - A U.S. Army soldier based in Hawaii pleaded not guilty Monday to charges of attempting to support the Islamic State group. Sgt. 1st Class Ikaika Kang was arraigned in federal court in Honolulu after More...

By admin On Monday, July 24th, 2017
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ISIS sex slaves still don’t believe they are free

Back in 2014, the world watched in horror as the Yazidi people fled their Mount Sinjar homeland as the Islamic State took hold. Those who got out were the lucky ones. The terror group was attempting to wipe them More...

By admin On Monday, July 24th, 2017
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Man scheduled to be sentenced in Fort Riley bomb plot

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) - A man who has admitted he tried to set off what he thought was a bomb outside an Army post in Kansas to aid the Islamic State group is facing sentencing. John Booker Jr., of Topeka, is scheduled More...

By admin On Sunday, July 23rd, 2017
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New York Times asks ‘Fox & Friends’ for apology

NEW YORK (AP) - The New York Times says Fox News' morning show "Fox & Friends" should apologize for what the newspaper calls a "malicious and inaccurate segment" about intelligence leaks and the Islamic State that More...

By admin On Sunday, July 23rd, 2017
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Islamic State loss of Mosul may presage greater victory in Iraq

The fight to drive Islamic State from Iraq will likely get tougher for Iraqi security forces and the U.S.-backed coalition supporting them, despite Baghdad securing one of the most important victories of the three-year More...

By admin On Saturday, July 22nd, 2017
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Four German women could face death penalty for joining ISIS

BERLIN – Four German women, including a 16-year-old girl, who joined Islamic State in recent years are being held in an Iraqi prison and receiving consular assistance, Der Spiegel magazine reported on Saturday. More...

By admin On Saturday, July 22nd, 2017
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Philippines extends martial law as militant surge continues

MANILA – Philippine lawmakers on Saturday voted to retain martial law on the southern island of Mindanao until the end of the year, giving President Rodrigo Duterte more time to tackle armed extremists allied More...

By admin On Saturday, July 22nd, 2017
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Soldier accused of supporting ISIS indicted on terrorism charges

HONOLULU — A federal grand jury in Hawaii indicted a U.S. soldier Friday for attempting to provide material support to the Islamic State group. Army Sgt. 1st Class Ikaika Kang was arrested by an FBI SWAT team More...

By admin On Friday, July 21st, 2017
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US soldier indicted by federal grand jury in Hawaii for attempting to provide material support to Is

HONOLULU (AP) - US soldier indicted by federal grand jury in Hawaii for attempting to provide material support to Islamic State group. More...

By admin On Friday, July 21st, 2017
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Bar re-opens in Iraq town previously overrun by ISIS

QARAQOSH, Iraq – In a town ravaged by the war against Islamic State, amid ransacked homes and shuttered shops, a flashing sign above the entrance to one business beckons visitors: “Welcome,” it More...