IS Islamic State

Type: Organization
Name: IS Islamic State
Nationality: Iraq
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 8 mins ago - 20 reports

‘US targets ISIL in Iraq for own interests’

A political analyst says the US bombards targets of the ISIL militants in Iraq for the sake of its own interests not the Arab country, Press TV reports. In an interview with Press TV on Tuesday, Richard Becker with the ANSWER Coalition said that the US ... [Published Press tv - 11 mins ago]
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 11 mins ago - 24 reports

US believes ISIL video depicts beheading of American journalist

WASHINGTON, Aug 20 (KUNA) -- The US indicated it has seen a video that purports the beheading of US journalist James Foley by the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) terrorist group."The intelligence community is working as quickly as possible ... [Published Kuwait News Agency - 11 mins ago]
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 11 mins ago - 35 reports

US journalist reportedly beheaded by ISIS

American journalist James Foley, who went missing in Syria in November 2012, has reportedly been beheaded by the Islamic State, a militant group formerly known as ISIS.Video and photos purportedly of Foley emerged late last night. A YouTube video — entitled ... [Published Irish Examiner - 1 hour ago]
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 12 mins ago - 14 reports

Parents Of Journalist Murdered By Terrorists In 2002 React To ISIS Beheading

Top FeaturesSTUDIO CITY (CBSLA.com) — A video posted to social media Tuesday claimed to show the beheading of an American journalist by the terrorist group known as the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, or ISIS, who have been the targets of US airstrikes ... [Published CBS Los Angeles - 12 mins ago]
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 12 mins ago - 23 reports

ISIS Beheads American Journalist Foley, Calls Murder Retaliation for U.S. Airstrikes

The Islamic State’s official media just released a graphic video showing the beheading of American journalist James Foley, who was taken in northwest Syria on Thanksgiving Day 2012.The ISIS terrorist in the video says that the beheading is revenge for ... [Published Pajamas Media - 12 mins ago]
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 12 mins ago - 64 reports

Hunt begins for 'British' Islamic State executioner of US journalist James Foley

Intelligence agencies try to identify masked jihadi killer of James Foley who spoke with accent believed to be from London or southern England Intelligence agencies are trying to identify the after he spoke with what appeared to be an English accent.The ... [Published Telegraph - 29 mins ago]
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 23 mins ago - 33 reports

Iraqi army moves to retake Tikrit from terrorists

The Iraqi government forces have launch an operation to retake the city of Tikrit from ISIL Takfiri terrorists as US planes carried out renewed airstrikes around the Mosul dam, captured by Kurdish forces. The clashes in Tikrit, some 130 kilometers north ... [Published IRIB World Service - 27 mins ago]
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 33 mins ago - 43 reports

Islamic State beheads U.S journalist, posts video

An American photojournalist was beheaded in a video released on Tuesday by Islamic State terrorists who claimed the killing was retaliation for U.S air strikes against the group in Iraq.The video, titled “A Message To America”, shows a masked executioner ... [Published AsiaNetIndia.com - 33 mins ago]
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 23 reports

Islamist militants claim killing of U.S. journalist

The graphic video, which U.S. intelligence agencies were trying to verify, raised new dangers for President Barack Obama's Middle East policy. It showed a masked militant, speaking in British-accented English, threatening to kill more Americans if the ... [Published Morningstar.com - 1 hour ago]
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 27 reports

Photojournalist from New Hampshire Beheaded by ISIS Terrorists

An American photojournalist has apparently been beheaded by ISIS terrorists, according to a video posted online by the organization Tuesday.James Foley was from New Hampshire and has been missing for two years. He was kidnapped in 2012 while covering ... [Published My Champlain Valley - 2 hours ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 18 reports

ISIS and Pro-government Forces Battle for Iraq’s Critical Infrastructure

By Kathryn Maureen Ryan Impunity Watch Reporter, Managing Editor BAGHDAD, Iraq – The battle between militants belonging to the Islamic State of Syria and Levant (ISIS) and the Iraqi national government forces and Kurdish regional  peshmerga forces ... [Published Impunity Watch - 9 hours ago]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 137 reports

Kurds to take part in talks

Michael GeorgyKurdish officials will take part in negotiations on forming a new Iraqi government, the outgoing foreign minister said yesterday, signalling the possibility of improved ties with the central administration.Hoshiyar Zebari said a final decision ... [Published The New Age Online - Aug 18 2014]

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"Seldom is the descriptor 'evil' applied with perfect accuracy as it is with this monstrous group that glories in death" Schiff said in a statement
"The intelligenceintelligence community is working as quickly as possible to determine its authenticity" said National Security Council Spokesperson Caitlin Hayden in a statement Tuesday
"Underlying all this is a mentality, this victim identity that is used as a kind of springboard for the idea that you have to protect your Muslim community. Victimhood is a very powerful call for collective action" Aly expounds

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10 dead, 22 missing in Hiroshima landslide [Published KXNet.com - 10 mins ago]
‘US targets ISIL in Iraq for own interests’ [Published Press tv - 11 mins ago]
Mother mourns US journalist James Foley purport... [Published DNA India - 11 mins ago]
US believes ISIL video depicts beheading of Ame... [Published Kuwait News Agency - 11 mins ago]
Parents Of Journalist Murdered By Terrorists In... [Published CBS Los Angeles - 12 mins ago]
ISIS Beheads American Journalist Foley, Calls M... [Published Pajamas Media - 12 mins ago]
James Foley’s Executioner Has British Accent—A ... [Published International Business Times Australia - 14 mins ago]
Seoul to Provide $1 Mn Humanitarian Aid to Iraq [Published Korea Broadcasting System - 16 mins ago]
Second US journalist threatened in 'beheading v... [Published itv.com - 17 mins ago]
Iraq crisis: outrage over Isis beheading of US ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - 18 mins ago]
Can neutral Malta fend off foreign threats? [Published Malta Independent Daily - 22 mins ago]
FVR: Raw intel says 100 Filipinos training with... [Published Rappler - 24 mins ago]
UN Launches Aid Operation In Northern Iraq [Published Radio Free Europe - 26 mins ago]
Iraqi army moves to retake Tikrit from terrorists [Published IRIB World Service - 27 mins ago]
Resisting the Islamist Threat [Published American Thinker - 28 mins ago]
Obama's Rage [Published American Thinker - 28 mins ago]
Can you Tell Who the Bad Guys are Now? [Published American Thinker - 28 mins ago]
Economic Freedom and a Healthier Middle East [Published American Thinker - 28 mins ago]
IS leader is killed in Qalamoun [Published Islam Times - 28 mins ago]
Jordan and Saudi Arabia are next on ISIL’s list [Published Islam Times - 28 mins ago]
Hunt begins for 'British' Islamic State executi... [Published Telegraph - 29 mins ago]
Report: Tough Conditions on Swap of Islamists f... [Published Naharnet - 30 mins ago]
Iraqi militants threaten to attack Americans [Published Nigeria Punch - 31 mins ago]
Foley 'loved reporting and exposing untold stor... [Published itv.com - 32 mins ago]
US Appalled by Brutal Murder of US Journalist i... [Published Outlook India - 32 mins ago]
Over 50,000 ISIS militants fighting in Syria [Published Albawaba - 33 mins ago]
Islamic State beheads U.S journalist, posts video [Published AsiaNetIndia.com - 33 mins ago]
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At Least 39 Journalists Are Still Missing World... [Published Mashable! - 39 mins ago]
A video purportedly showing the beheading of missing American journalist James Foley was released on Tuesday by an extremist group called the Islamic State (formerly known as ISIS/ISIL) News of Foley's alleged death was sudden and tragic, especially ...
Iraq: Caritas among first responders offering r... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - 1 hour ago]
Source: CaritasCountry: Iraq As the plight of Iraqis fleeing persecution reaches tragic levels, Caritas Aotearoa New Zealand has pledged an initial $10,000 to support the work of Caritas in Iraq to provide humanitarian aid to thousands of families affected ...
Why We Don’t Avoid Mission Creep [Published Eunomia - 1 hour ago]
Benjamin Friedman notes how quickly the new intervention in Iraq has expanded: Monday, the President again broadened the bombing’s objectives. The airstrikes against ISIS still protect U.S. personnel and serve humanitarian purposes, he said, but now, ...
What the Islamic State “Caliphate” Means in Rea... [Published One Marine's View - 2 hours ago]
First this administration declares they “ended” the war in Iraq, only to send Americans back there this year. Now with things spinning way out of control in Iraq, little is being done. It could have been done before we pulled out and we were close to ...
Five things to Know about the Peshmerga Fighter... [Published Informed Comment - 2 hours ago]
AJ+ “The Peshmerga are seen as one of the only forces who can defeat the Islamic State group, formerly known as ISIS or ISIL. But who are the Peshmerga and what are they fighting for?” AJ+ The Peshmerga of Iraqi Kurdistan ...
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Islamic State says beheads U.S. journalist, hol... [Published Reuters Video: Top News - 5 hours ago]
Islamic State message to Americans: "We will dr... [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Aug 19 2014]
Obama confirms U.S. helped Iraqi, Kurdish force... [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Aug 18 2014]
Residents return after Kurds retake Iraqi town ... [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Aug 18 2014]
Obama meets with advisors following weekend air... [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Aug 18 2014]
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Iraq’s Sinjar Crisis Pushes Number of Confirmed... [Published IOM Press Briefing Notes - Aug 08 2014]
CORRECTING and REPLACING -- Intersil to Present... [Published GlobeNewswire: Acquisitions News - May 14 2014]
Intersil Leverages Expertise to Charge Ahead in... [Published GlobeNewswire: Advertising News - Mar 17 2014]
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