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Sinai Province sole perpetrator of Rawda mosque attack: Dissident

A suspected dissident and deserter from the IS-affiliated Sinai Province has accused the group of carrying out the deadly attack against Rawda mosque last year, after joining the rival Al-Qaeda inspired militia Jund al-Islam. The alleged dissident made the claims in recently released video footage, a move that comes as part …

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Gunmen attack Save the Children office in east Afghanistan

January 24, 201810:16 am Gunmen blasted their way into Save the Children’s office in Afghanistan’s restive east on Wednesday, witnesses and officials said, in an ongoing attack that has wounded at least 11 people. After blowing up a car outside the British charity’s compound in Jalalabad city, the attackers used …

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The legacy of the ‘Islamic State’

January 16, 201810:30 am The terrorist “Islamic State” (IS) militia is mostly defeated in Syria and Iraq. According to the US military, the jihadis have pulled out of 98 percent of the areas they used to control in both countries. And Syrian, Iraqi and US forces plan to take the remaining …

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IS cells operate in Kabul under noses of Afghan and US forces

January 10, 20186:38 am Middle-class Afghans turned jihadists have assisted the Islamic State group’s expansion from its stronghold in Afghanistan’s restive east to Kabul, analysts say, helping to make the capital one of the deadliest places in the country. IS has claimed nearly 20 attacks across Kabul in 18 months, …

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‘Sinai Province’ vows to target Hamas militants in video message

January 5, 20183:50 pm The IS affiliated-group ‘Sinai Province’ based in North Sinai vowed in a video message to target the Gaza strip-based militant movement Hamas. In a 22-minute video released on media channels affiliated to ‘Sinai Province’, the group vowed in a unprecedented threat to target Hamas militants and …

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