French militant linked to Paris attack killed in Syria

Europe 02/28/19, 14:46

The U.S.-led coalition against the Islamic State group said Thursday that a prominent French militant who is one of Europe's most wanted members of the extremist group has been killed in an airstrike in Syria. The coalition tweeted that a strike ...

US pushes NATO allies to join observer force in Syria

Politics 02/22/19, 16:01

President Donald Trump's decision authorizing about 200 U.S. troops to remain in northeast Syria indefinitely is a key step in creating a larger multinational observer force that can keep the peace and prevent a resurgence of the Islamic State group, ...

Why is ISIS wife from Alabama declined for US return?

Politics 02/21/19, 22:15

Hoda Muthana, a woman from Alabama who defected and joined the Islamic State, is now pleading to return to the United States, saying she made a mistake by joining the terrorist group. However, President Trump and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo ...

Lawyer: Britain plans to strip IS teen of UK citizenship

Europe 02/19/19, 14:39

A lawyer for the family of Shamima Begum, who left London four years ago while still a minor to join the Islamic State group, says the U.K. government plans to revoke her British citizenship.Attorney Tasnime Akunjee tweeted Tuesday that the ...

Germany: Trump IS fighter demand very hard to fulfill

Europe 02/18/19, 02:58

Germany's foreign minister says President Donald Trump's demand that European countries take back Islamic State group militants held in Syria would be "extraordinarily difficult" to fulfill. In a weekend tweet, Trump urged Britain, France and Germany and others to take back ...

US: Time to expand the international coalition against IS

Europe 02/15/19, 07:39

The top Pentagon official says he foresees growing the international coalition that has been combatting the Islamic State group in Iraq and Syria.Pat Shanahan, the acting secretary of defense, made his comment on Friday at the conclusion of a meeting ...

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