Tag - IS

ISIS Chief killed during US raid in Syria


Atmeh, Syria: The leader of the violent Islamic State group was killed Thursday, blowing himself up along with members of his family during an overnight raid carried out by U.S. special operations forces in northwestern Syria, President Joe Biden said. The raid targeted Abu Ibrahim al-Hashimi al-Qurayshi, who took over as head of the terror...

US to keep pressure on IS, Al Qaeda in Afghanistan: CENTCOM


Washington: Kenneth McKenzie, Commander of the US Central Command (CENTCOM), has said that Washington will seek to "keep pressure" on the Islamic State (IS) and Al Qaeda terror groups in Afghanistan, a media report said. "We will still do everything we can to keep pressure on the IS and Al Qaeda, from our over-the-horizon locations," TOLO...

IS claims responsibility for deadly attack in Austria


Vienna: Austrian investigators were piecing together the Nov 2 rampage through central Vienna by a lone gunman and later claimed by the Islamic State (IS) group. Four people were killed when Kujtim Fejzulai, described as a 20-year-old IS sympathizer who had spent time in prison, opened fire with a Kalashnikov in a busy area of the...