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Damascus: At least 79 people, including 16 children and nine women, were killed in the first five days of an offensive against the Islamic State terror group in the Syrian city of al-Raqqa, a UK-based war monitor reported on Sunday. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR) warned that the number of victims was increasing …

Islamabad: The Islamic State (IS) terror group has claimed that it killed two Chinese nationals who were abducted from Balochistan district of Pakistan in May. A senior Pakistani government official, on condition of anonymity, stated that an investigation is underway into the IS claim that the Chinese couple has been killed. The IS-linked Amaq news agency …

Rome: The Islamic State terror organisation has started to publish the Farsi version of its online propaganda magazine ‘Rumiyah’. ISIS has taken the step hoping to recruit Iranian fighters, reported an Iranian news agency on Tuesday. IS’ media wing Al-Hayat began publishing ‘Rumiyah’ in September 2016 in several languages, including English, French, German, Russian, Indonesian …

Manchester: The responsibility of the suicide bomb attack on a crowd of fans leaving an Ariana Grande pop concert in the Manchester Arena on Tuesday that killed 22 persons has been claimed by terror outfit the Islamic State (ISIS). At least 59 people were also injured in the blast set off when the attacker detonated …

Damascus: At least 22 persons, including 10 children, have lost their lives in airstrikes from unidentified aircrafts in the Syrian province of Deir al-Zor on Wednesday. The airstrikes took place in a village controlled by Islamic State terrorists. The death toll may go up as several sustained severe injuries. The injured, however, were rushed to …

Baghdad: At least 30 persons have lost their lives while 12 others sustained injuries when three suicide car bombs exploded at a remote area in Mosul city of Iraq on Thursday. Cars blew up amid a mob at a market place leaving civilians in panic. Security forces have barricaded the area and are conducting search …

Ankara: In a shocking incident, the Russian ambassador to Turkey, Andrey Karlov has been shot dead at an art gallery in the Turkish capital on Monday. Three others also sustained injuries. “Do not forget Aleppo, do not forget Syria,” said gunman after shooting Russian ambassador. The gunman, however, has been neutralised, said reports. Andrey was …

Damascus: The Islamic State Iraq and Syria (ISIS) on Wednesday announced that the extremist organisation’s spokesperson was killed while operating military operations in Aleppo city of Syria. “ISIS spokesman Abu Mohamed Al-Adnani was killed in an operation to repel the military campaigns against Aleppo,” said Amaq, the IS news agency. Also Read: 60 Taliban terrorists killed …