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Kurdish leader says he fears Islamic State comeback in Iraq | National Post

Nationalpost - 2021-05-05 19:49

Kurdish leader says he fears Islamic State comeback in Iraq | Reuters

Reuters - 2021-05-05 15:04

Iraqi Foreign Minister discusses Syrian war with his Belgian counterpart

NPA Syria - 2021-05-05 14:41
ERBIL, Iraq (North Press) – On Wednesday, the Iraqi Minister of Foreign Affairs discussed with his Belgian counterpart, issues related to security and stability in Iraq and Syria, especially Hawl camp and families of the Islamic State ISIS. This came in a ...

Following Deadly Attack, Iraqi Kurds Call for Better Coordination in Countering IS

Justice for Kurds - 2021-05-05 09:20
Iraqi Kurdish officials blamed the lack of proper coordination between the country’s federal and regional security forces for a major Islamic State (IS) attack over the weekend that left three Kurdish military officers dead and two wounded. The attack Sat ...

IRGCN Interaction with U.S. Naval Vessels in the North Arabian Gulf

CENTCOM - 2021-05-04 23:00
At approximately 8 p.m. on April 26, three Iranian Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps Navy (IRGCN) fast inshore attack craft (FIAC) failed to exercise due regard for the safety of other vessels as required under international law as they came into close pr ...

The Iranian police arrested 12 protesters and supported a Islamic mobs

Kurdistan Human Rights Association - 2021-05-04 22:51
KMMK: Monday, May 1st 2021 the Iranian intelligence forces attacked protesters who were against Islamic extremists in the city of The post The Iranian police arrested 12 protesters and supported a Islamic mobs appeared first on Kurdistan Human Rights Asso ...

Militants wearing ISIS clothes raid house in Syria’s Deir ez-Zor

NPA Syria - 2021-05-04 13:21
DEIR EZ-ZOR, Syria (North Press) – Islamic State (ISIS) militants were seen in public while raiding a house in order to kidnap a guest there on Monday, residents from Deir ez-Zor countryside, east Syria, said. During the raid, four ISIS armed militants, w ...

President Nechirvan Barzani pays a visit to Kurdistan Justice Society and Kurdistan Islamic Union

Presidency of Kurdistan - 2021-05-03 21:55

Iraqi authorities nab Islamic State 'governor' of Fallujah - Al Monitor: The Pulse of the Middle East

Al Monitor - 2021-05-03 20:41

SOHR: 748 journalists killed in Syria since 2011

ANF - 2021-05-03 19:34
Since the beginning of the “Syrian Revolution” on March 15, 2011 to date, SOHR documented the death of 748 Syrian journalists. Furthermore, 100 journalists were killed by ISIS and opposition rebel, Islamic and jihadi factions. ...

Asayish arrests ISIS leader in Syria’s Deir ez-Zor countryside

NPA Syria - 2021-05-03 14:24
QAMISHLI, Syria (North Press) – On Monday, Special Unites affiliated with the Internal Security Forces (Asayish) arrested a leader of Islamic State (ISIS) during a security campaign in Sha’fah town, in the eastern countryside of Deir ez-Zor, a military so ...

Security improves in Syria camp, but virus threat grows Security Kurdish Islamic State Syria | The Independent

Independent - 2021-05-03 13:23

Al-Kadhimi discusses coordination between Iraqi forces, Peshmerga forces to fight ISIS

NPA Syria - 2021-05-03 13:14
ERBIL, Iraq (North Press) – The Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa Al-Kadhimi ordered to direct sting operations against Islamic State (ISIS) moves through security coordination between Iraqi forces including the Peshmerga. “The Prime Minister and Commander in ...

The Vacuum that Feeds the Terrorists

E-Kurd - 2021-05-03 11:47
Chiman Salih | Exclusive to Ekurd.net After four years of the so- called the defeat of the terrorist organization, the Islamic State in Iraq and Levant which is famous as ( Daesh), another attack had occurred by this terrorist organization in Zurgazraw ar ...

Turkish police capture key Islamic State figure

Thenews - 2021-05-03 06:17

Syria’s Kurds hand over 92 Islamic State women and children to Uzbekistan

E-Kurd - 2021-04-30 21:08
QAMISHLO, Syrian Kurdistan,— Kurdish authorities in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava), northeast Syria, on Friday handed over 92 Uzbek women and children suspected of family ties to the Islamic State group to an Uzbekistan delegation for repatriation. An Uzbek fo ...

Iraqi Kurds plan special court to try suspected Islamic State fighters | Islamic State | The Guardian

The Guardian - 2021-04-30 06:24

Hawraman: Injury of a kolbar

Kurdistan Human Rights Association - 2021-04-30 02:18
KMMK:On Wednesday, April 28, 2021, a kolbar was severely wounded by direct fire from the border regiment of the Islamic The post Hawraman: Injury of a kolbar appeared first on Kurdistan Human Rights Association. ...

Revolutionary court of Mahabad tries two Kurds for ‘enmity against God’

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2021-04-30 02:00
Two Kurdish detainees Seyyed Mohammad Hosseini and Mohammad Moradi have been tried in the past days on charges of “enmity against God”, in Branch 1 of the Islamic Revolutionary Court of Mahabad,… The post Revolutionary court of Mahabad tries two Kurds for ...

Islamic State sleeper cells blamed for string of beheadings in Syrian camp

Telegraph - 2021-04-30 01:58

Syria Kurds launch security sweep, arrests in Islamic State families camp | Hindustan Times

Hindustantimes - 2021-04-28 15:17

ISIS agent killed in Syria’s Deir ez-Zor

NPA Syria - 2021-04-28 12:26
DEIR EZ-ZOR, Syria (North Press) – An Islamic State (ISIS) member was killed and three others were arrested on Wednesday morning in the town of Dhiban, near Deir ez-Zor, east Syria. An ISIS member was killed and three others were arrested in a raid by the ...

President Nechirvan Barzani meets with Iran’s Foreign Minister Zarif

Presidency of Kurdistan - 2021-04-28 02:59
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, April 27, 2021 Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani received Mr. Mohammad Javad Zarif, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Islamic Republic of Iran, and his accompanying delegation that included Iran’s Ambassador to Iraq, I ...

Turkey puts 108 Kurdish politicians on trial over 2014 Kobane protests

E-Kurd - 2021-04-26 19:05
ANKARA,— Turkey on Monday put 108 Kurdish politicians on trial for their alleged roles in deadly 2014 protests that erupted as jihadists from the Islamic State group overran the Syrian Kurdish town of Kobane. The case against current and former members of ...

Texan Company and Dana Gas cancel $236 million Egyptian deal | Salaam Gateway - Global Islamic Economy Gateway

Salaamgateway - 2021-04-26 15:31

Islamic State kills 24 Kurds in surprise attack in North Iraq | Reuters

Reuters - 2021-04-26 09:28

How Islamic charitable giving during Ramadan provides a vital social safety net | Arab News

Arabnews - 2021-04-24 12:37

"Turkey violates divine laws"

ANF - 2021-04-22 19:24
Islamic scholar Eli Yıldız spoke about the embargo imposed by Turkey on North and East Syria, and said that the Turkish state, which represents itself as the representative of Islam, violated divine laws through its occupation policies. ...

ISIS member killed in attack on SDF headquarters in Syria’s Deir ez-Zor countryside

NPA Syria - 2021-04-22 13:57
DEIR EZ-ZOR, Syria (North Press) – An Islamic State (ISIS) agent was killed and five others were arrested Wednesday in an attack on one of the Syrian Democratic Forces’ (SDF) points in the eastern countryside of Deir ez-Zor, eastern Syria. Global Coalitio ...

The Stunted Growth of the Emerging Islamic Bloc

Besacenter - 2021-04-21 08:18

Iraqi Kurdish Islamic mullah defends child marriage after honor killing

E-Kurd - 2021-04-20 15:52
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraqi Kurdistan region,— An Kurdish Islamic mullah who married off a 12-year-old girl later killed by her husband has defended child marriage, saying it is permitted under Islamic law and he has done it “many times.” “I have done this many t ...

The stunted growth of the emerging Islamic bloc

JNS - 2021-04-20 13:04

Pro-Iranian group fortifies headquarters near Syrian-Iraqi border

NPA Syria - 2021-04-19 22:33
DEIR EZ-ZOR, Syria (North Press) – On Monday, Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps-backed group, Liwa Fatemiyoun, closed the sub-roads leading to its headquarters in the city of al-Mayadin in Deir ez-Zor countryside, near the Syrian-Iraqi border. Azzam al-H ...

SDF arrests six ISIS members in Syria’s Hasakah, Deir ez-Zor

NPA Syria - 2021-04-19 17:21
QAMISHLI, Syria (North Press) – On Monday, the Media Center of the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) announced that their fighters arrested six members of the Islamic State (ISIS), during a joint campaign with the US-led Global Coalition in the countryside o ...

Syrian Kurds hand over 34 Islamic State orphans to Russia

E-Kurd - 2021-04-19 13:06
QAMISHLO, Syrian Kurdistan,— Kurdish authorities in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava), northeast Syrian, Sunday handed over 34 orphaned children, whose parents were suspected of belonging to the Islamic State group, to a Russian delegation to be repatriated. The ...

Syria Kurds hand over 34 orphans of Islamic State families to Russia | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2021-04-18 20:43

SDF arrests ISIS cell planning to carry out operations during Ramadan

NPA Syria - 2021-04-16 11:31
HASAKAH, Syria (North Press) – On Thursday, anti-terror units within the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) arrested a cell affiliated with the Islamic State (ISIS) in the Raqqa region that planned to carry out acts of sabotage during Ramadan, according to th ...

Syrian Democratic Forces arrest prominent ISIS official in Hasakah

NPA Syria - 2021-04-15 17:21
HASAKAH, Syria (North Press) – The Special Units of the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) with support of the US-led Global Coalition to fight the Islamic State (ISIS), arrested ISIS official who was responsible for delivering ammunition to ISIS sleeper cell ...

SDF launch security campaign against ISIS in Syria’s Deir ez-Zor countryside

NPA Syria - 2021-04-15 08:43
HASASKAH, Syria (North Press) – On Wednesday, a military source from the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) said that SDF special forces, with aerial and ground support from the Global Coalition, launched a security campaign to pursue Islamic State (ISIS) sle ...

Iranian court sentences two Kurdish civilians to jail terms

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2021-04-13 02:02
Saeid Khaledi Branch 1 of the Islamic Revolutionary Court of Kermanshah has sentenced Kurdish civilians Jalal Namdari and Saeid Khaledi to eight and five years in jail, respectively. Sources told the Kurdistan… The post Iranian court sentences two Kurdish ...

Syria’s Damascus markets lack preventative measures against coronavirus

NPA Syria - 2021-04-12 14:18
DAMASCUS, Syria (North Press) – Days before Ramadan (the ninth month of the Islamic calendar which is observed by a month of fasting), markets in the Syrian capital Damascus are witnessing overcrowding amid the absence of preventative measures against cor ...

Crackdown at Syria's al-Hol Camp Nets Senior Islamic State Operative | Voice of America - English

Voanews - 2021-04-12 00:51

Islamic State seeks comeback under cover of coronavirus - Al Monitor: The Pulse of the Middle East

Al Monitor - 2021-04-11 22:59

Islamic State maintains foothold in Syrian desert - Al Monitor: The Pulse of the Middle East

Al Monitor - 2021-04-11 22:44

Islamic State claims responsibility for twin attacks on SDF in eastern countryside of Deir Ezzor - Enab Baladi

Enabbaladi - 2021-04-11 19:47

US-backed Syrian Kurdish forces detain 71 militants in raid Kurdish Anbar Beirut Islamic State | The Independent

Independent - 2021-04-10 17:44

ISIS assassinations official killed in Syria’s Deir ez-Zor

NPA Syria - 2021-04-10 12:28
QAMISHLI, Syria (North Press) – On Saturday, a source of the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) announced the arrest of two leaders of the Islamic State Organization (ISIS) in Deir ez-Zor countryside, east Syria, with air support by the US-led Global Coalitio ...

U.S. agrees to move ‘remaining combat troops’ from Iraq

E-Kurd - 2021-04-08 11:22
WASHINGTON,— The United States agreed in talks Wednesday with Iraq to remove all remaining combat forces deployed to fight Islamic State extremists, although US forces will still provide training. After a first “strategic dialogue” under President Joe Bid ...

'My mother forced me to join... then they shot me': The return of Islamic State to Syrian refugee camps | World News | Sky News

SKY - 2021-04-08 06:28

Mozambique insurgency: Unseen pictures show 'carnage' of Islamic State attack that killed dozens

Yahoo - 2021-04-07 20:47

NEWLY DECLASSIFIED REPORTS SHINE FURTHER LIGHT ON BETRAYALS OF DAESH LEADER

The Global Coalition - 2021-04-06 18:23
Previously classified military interrogation reports released today, 6 April 2021, reveal that current Daesh leader Mohammed al-Mawla, provided key intelligence to US military officials about senior members of Daesh’s predecessor organisation, Islamic St ...

Iran’s IRGC shells heights of Shaho Mountain in northwestern Sarvabad

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2021-04-06 02:07
An Iranian military convoy carrying the heavy equipments of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) have stationed near the village of Kani Hosseinbag of Sarvabad, bombarding the heights of Shaho Mountain located… The post Iran’s IRGC shells heights ...

धमाकों के बीच इराक के ऐतिहासिक दौरे पर पोप फ्रांसिस, इस्लामिक नेताओं से करेंगे शांति पर बातचीत | Pope Francis embarks on historic visit to iraq will talk Islamic leaders for peace - Hindi Oneindia

Oneindia - 2021-04-06 01:52

Weeklong Operation Loosens Islamic State Grip on Syria's al-Hol Camp | Voice of America - English

Voanews - 2021-04-05 02:41

Rudaw: 10 ISIS bases destroyed by Coalition on Mount Qarachogh: Peshmerga commander

Justice for Kurds - 2021-04-04 14:35
ERBIL, Kurdistan Region — The Global Coalition against the Islamic State (ISIS) bombarded the group’s bases on Mount Qarachogh, destroying 10 bases in 24 hours, a Peshmerga commander said on Thursday. Ten ISIS bases, some of which had tunnels, were destro ...

SDF arrests ISIS leaders in Syria’s east Deir ez-Zor

NPA Syria - 2021-04-03 14:31
DEIR EZ-ZOR, Syria (North Press) – On Saturday, Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) arrested leaders of the Islamic State (ISIS) east Deir ez-Zor. “The SDF arrested three ISIS leaders, two of which are Iraqis, while the third is from al-Shuhail town,” a milita ...

Kurdish-led Syria forces nab 9 in raid in IS-supporters camp Islamic State Syria Kurdish Beirut | The Independent

Independent - 2021-04-03 14:16

Syrian Kurds say 125 Islamic State jihadists captured in al-Hol displacement camp

E-Kurd - 2021-04-02 20:05
HASAKA, Syrian Kurdistan,— Kurdish forces on Friday said they had captured 125 suspected Islamic State group members as part of a security operation in northeast Syria’s Al-Hol displacement camp. The US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) announced the ...

The University of Rojava opens the Faculty of Religious Sciences

Rojava University - 2021-04-02 06:14
The University of Rojava opens the Faculty of Religious Sciences with its following departments: Islamic religion, Christianity, and Yazidi religion ...

Ottawa announces one-year extension to anti-Islamic State mission, but offers few details - The Globe and Mail

Theglobeandmail - 2021-04-01 12:51

Jalil Qadri has been detained

Kurdistan Human Rights Association - 2021-04-01 06:26
KMMK: Jalil Qaderi was arrested by the security forces of the Islamic Republic of Iran on Thursday, Khakalewe 5, 2721. The post Jalil Qadri has been detained appeared first on Kurdistan Human Rights Association. ...

Pentagon fears Islamic State surge in Iraqi Kurdistan - Al Monitor: The Pulse of the Middle East

Al Monitor - 2021-04-01 06:22

Iraqi Militia Attacks Against Kurdish Peshmerga Benefit The Islamic State

Forbes - 2021-03-31 11:23

Syria: Islamic State assassins stalk Al-Hol camp | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2021-03-31 10:56

Iran court sentences Kurdish civilian to 13 years, two months in jail

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2021-03-31 02:00
The Islamic Revolutionary Court of Orumiyeh has sentenced a Kurdish civilian to 13 years and two months in prison. Amanj Karvanchi, who comes from Sardasht in West Azerbaijan province, has faced charges… The post Iran court sentences Kurdish civilian to 1 ...

Syria Kurds say 53 Islamic State members arrested in Al-Hol camp

E-Kurd - 2021-03-30 23:22
HASAKA, Syrian Kurdistan,— Kurdish forces said Tuesday they had arrested 53 suspected Islamic State group members in a northeast Syria camp for relatives of jihadists, in an anti-IS security operation. The US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) announce ...

Islamic State posing ‘serious and growing threat’ in parts of Africa, warns Dominic Raab | Evening Standard

Standard - 2021-03-30 20:15

Iraq fortifies Syria border against Islamic State - Al Monitor: The Pulse of the Middle East

Al Monitor - 2021-03-30 17:05

Islamic State still a threat, Kurds warn two years after 'caliphate' falls | The Times of Israel

Timesofisrael - 2021-03-30 14:55

200 abducted Yazidis released by Islamic State in northern Iraq - Los Angeles Times

Latimes - 2021-03-30 06:14

US-backed Syrian forces raid camp of IS families, arrest 9

Seattle Times - 2021-03-29 06:13
BEIRUT (AP) — Thousands of Kurdish-led forces, with assistance from the U.S.-led coalition, launched a military operation Sunday at a sprawling camp in northeast Syria, in a new effort to identify and arrest Islamic State militants and tamp down escalatin ...

Syrian Kurds raid al-Hol camp in anti-Islamic State operation

E-Kurd - 2021-03-28 21:41
HASAKA, Syrian Kurdistan,— Kurdish forces made dozens of arrests in a security operation launched Sunday in a camp for suspected family members of Islamic State group militants in northeast Syria, a war monitor and Kurdish officials said. Al-Hol is the la ...

Flurry of Sunni Triangle ops sparks questions over Islamic State - Al Monitor: The Pulse of the Middle East

Al Monitor - 2021-03-28 01:28

Islamic State militants tortured and abused Kurdish children captured earlier this year near the northern Syrian town of Kobani, beating

Concordmonitor - 2021-03-26 20:56

Traditions of Islamic education – I || Rising Kashmir

Risingkashmir - 2021-03-26 08:06

German woman accused of fighting for Islamic State in Syria arrested

Republicworld - 2021-03-25 14:02

Iraqi Kurdistan’s high council of Zoroastrians says Pir Luqman is no longer a member

E-Kurd - 2021-03-24 14:25
SULAIMANI, Iraqi Kurdistan region,— The High Council of Zoroastrians in Iraqi Kurdistan Region said in a statement on Tuesday that Pir Luqman Haji Karim is no longer a member and has been expelled following controversial comments he made about an Islamic ...

Pentagon scales back Iraq rescue operation

CBS News - 2021-03-24 06:06
A team of Green Berets that did recon in Iraq on Wed. reported none of the civilians still on Mount Sinjar were in danger of dying of thirst or starvation. New information shows U.S. airstrikes drove back the Islamic militants while Kurdish soldiers serve ...

Killings surge in Syria camp housing Islamic State families

Clickorlando - 2021-03-24 03:33

Syrian Kurds say Islamic State still dangerous, two years after ISIS defeat

E-Kurd - 2021-03-23 15:16
AL-OMAR, Syrian Kurdistan,— Islamic State forces remain as dangerous today as when they were ousted from their last Syrian bastion two years ago, Kurdish forces warned Tuesday as they marked the anniversary. The Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces in Syr ...

Netflix to show first movie about Iraq battle against Islamic State in Mosul - Al Monitor: The Pulse of the Middle East

Al Monitor - 2021-03-23 10:38

Erdogan’s Islamic credentials no longer a winning hand among Turkey’s Kurds - Al Monitor: The Pulse of the Middle East

Al Monitor - 2021-03-23 04:03

Killings surge in Syria camp housing Islamic State families

Local10 - 2021-03-22 12:22

'Caliphate' or not, Islamic State group expands its reach - Region - World - Ahram Online

Ahram - 2021-03-20 06:35

Iran’s IRGC prevent Kurds from celebrating Nowruz in Bukan, Saqqez

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2021-03-20 02:00
After announcements were made on social media that Nowruz (also Newroz in Kurdish) would be celebrated by lighting fire on Taragha mountain of Bukan and Roush mountain of Saqqez, the Islamic Revolutionary… The post Iran’s IRGC prevent Kurds from celebrati ...

Killings surge in Syria camp housing Islamic State families | WTOP

WTOP - 2021-03-19 00:49

Analysis: Will Iraq become an Islamic State? - World - Al-Ahram Weekly - Ahram Online

Ahram - 2021-03-19 00:19

Islamic State conducts attacks near Iraq’s Syrian and Iranian borders - Al Monitor: The Pulse of the Middle East

Al Monitor - 2021-03-18 21:59

Online ‘auctions’ of Yazidi captives speak of ongoing Islamic State activity in Turkey - Al Monitor: The Pulse of the Middle East

Al Monitor - 2021-03-18 20:51

Killings surge in Syria camp housing Islamic State families

Westport News - 2021-03-18 00:44

No to Assimilation, Yes to Free Kurdistan: An Islamic Perspective

E-Kurd - 2021-03-17 15:48
Feyzeddin Donmez | Exclusive to Ekurd.net In this piece, I will try to explain why Kurds’ struggle for freedom in Turkey is a just cause from an Islamic perspective. Why do we need to look at the matter from an Islamic perspective? The answer is very simp ...

Iranian court condemns two Kurds to jail

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2021-03-17 02:03
The Islamic Revolutionary Court of Marivan has sentenced two Kurdish men to prison terms, accusing them of allegedly “collaborating with the Kurdistan Free Life Party (PJAK)”. The court sentenced Meraj Mortazaei to… The post Iranian court condemns two Kur ...

Will Iraq become an Islamic State? - World - Al-Ahram Weekly - Ahram Online

Ahram - 2021-03-16 22:06

Inside al-Hol, where guards helpless against Islamic State death squads preying on Syrian refugees

Telegraph - 2021-03-16 21:54

The Islamic State brides: where are they now?

Telegraph - 2021-03-16 18:50

The Islamic State, The Tax Refund Scam

CBS News - 2021-03-16 18:00
Scott Pelley reports from the front lines in the fight against ISIS in northern Iraq, and con artists have been filing bogus tax returns and collecting millions. Steve Kroft finds out how far the scam has gone and why the IRS hasn't been able to stop it. ...

Flurry of Sunni Triangle ops sparks questions over Islamic State - Al-Monitor: the Pulse of the Middle East

Al Monitor - 2021-03-16 13:55

'We have to judge them': The court trying Islamic State fighters left behind in Syria

Yahoo - 2021-03-16 09:35

Iran executes a prisoner in Orumiyeh

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2021-03-16 02:00
Iran has executed a prisoner who was charged with “premeditated murder” and was sentenced to death based on the concept of “Qesas” or “retribution in kind” in Islamic law. The 33-year-old Naser… The post Iran executes a prisoner in Orumiyeh appeared first ...

Erdogan’s Islamic credentials no longer a winning hand among Turkey’s Kurds - Al-Monitor: the Pulse of the Middle East

Al Monitor - 2021-03-15 23:26
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