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Hamza Magamseh was arrested in October 2014 for traveling to Syria to join Islamic State, where he spent 10 days at a training camp.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB,BEN HARTMAN
Knowledge gained by Israeli citizens who travel to Syria and then return increases risk of terror attacks inside Israel, Shin Bet warns.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
MK Ahmed Tibi calls Yisrael Beytenu chairman "Jewish ISIS."
By LAHAV HARKOV
PA spokesman says many suspects have been interrogated by Palestinian security forces for suspected affiliation with ISIS, but that they were released after proving innocence.
Hundreds of Christians now fleeing to the two main cities in Hasaka province.
This is not the first time the Obama Administration has come under fire for failing to mention religion as the motive behind Islamic terror.
By ARIEL COHEN
"Their only words were: 'Jesus, help me!' They were killed simply for the fact that they were Christians," Francis said.
Israël coopère discrètement avec l’Egypte dans la lutte contre les terroristes de l’Etat islamique dans le Sinaï
By YOSSI MELMAN
President Obama urgently needs to rethink his September 2014 assessment of Islamic State.
By DAVID SINGER
Approximately 200 police officers took part in raids against plotters who "took inspiration" from Islamic State group.
Booker was charged with three criminal counts including attempting to use a weapon of mass destruction and attempting to provide material support to Islamic State fighters
"Any Muslim who hurts Canada or a Canadian is an enemy of Islam."
"There are 3,000 Europeans in Iraq and Syria today. When you do a projection for the months to come, there could be 5,000 before summer and 10,000 before the end of the year."
The Kurds may have kicked Islamic State out of Kobani, but 200,000 refugees remain in dire conditions on the Turkish side of the border.
By JONATHAN SPYER
The potential risk of such attacks prompted the Italian coastguard's General Command to request from the Transport Ministry a status similar to the police force, automatically allowing it to carry firearms.
"There's going to be no closure until these people are brought to justice."
Complaint filed against three former Soviet Union residents in New York.
Father of 26-year-old aid worker who died in Syria expresses mixed emotions about Washington's policy against negotiating with terrorists.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
The Islamic State has turned its eye to Central Asia, drawing more Uzbeks and Tajiks into its ranks.
Prime Minister Abbot dismissed the reports as "fanciful" but reaffirmed commitment to work with allies to act against threats.
Anti-Israel rap group Torabyeh claims their song "Ghorbah" was used without permission and distorts their reputation.
By MICHELLE MALKA GROSSMAN
Zionist Union hires advertiser who called for negative campaign against Netanyahu; Likud moves to anti-Left messaging after "ceasefire" in Right block.
The co-director of a new documentary about her upbringing as an Orthodox Jew and the secular path she took speaks to the ‘Post’ about her experiences.
By HANNAH BROWN
One suspect remains in police custody and is set to face remand extension hearing.
By BEN HARTMAN
Number 14 on party's list warns: "This is what we'll get if we don't have a big Bayit Yehudi."
What citizens of other countries are reading about the Middle East.
By COMPILED BY THE MEDIA LINE
Other key world powers would also be consulted, but not the militant groups Islamic State or Nusra Front, which are classified as "terrorist organizations."
According to an NGO, the migrants did not get asylum seeker status in the third country and made their way north to Libya to try to reach Europe, after which they ended up in the hands of ISIS.
Hoda Muthana made contact with militants through social media and had been distancing herself from other Muslims in Hoover for more a year before leaving.
A fighter, speaking in American accented English addresses Christians, whom he calls the "nation of the cross" and threatens perpetual conflict.
US has led a multinational bombing campaign against Islamic State targets in Syria and Iraq and is responsible for 60% of some 16,000 airstrikes carried out by coalition forces.
Addressing worshipers in Tehran, Iranian leaders decried Saudi Arabia's "blood bath" in Yemen and warned the US of deceitful behavior in negotiations over the Islamic Republic's nuclear program.
According to Tunisian authorities, the small North African state has been the origin-point of 2,000-3,000 foreign fighters who have joined the ranks of jihadist groups.
Kurdish forces have been waging a bitter fight against the Islamic State, videotaping their victories to combat jihadist propaganda.
British security services estimate some 600 Britons have gone to Syria or Iraq to join militant groups, including the man known as "Jihadi John," who has appeared in several Islamic State beheading videos.
The high-profile meeting in the Oval Office is meant to convey a US stamp of approval for a leader who has sought to be more inclusive than his predecessor in governing Iraq.
The website of Hobart International Airport was replaced with a pro-Islamic-State message; The airport's operations were not affected.
The extremist Sunni jihadist organization has taken over swaths of Syria and Iraq in recent months.
Islamic State's arrival in Yarmouk has given the jihadist group a significant foothold a few kilometers (miles) from President Bashar Assad's seat of power.
"Whenever we are able in a piece of land to remove the signs of idolatry and spread monotheism, we will do it," one fighter can be heard saying.
Palestine Liberation Organization issues statement rejecting military offensive in war-battered camp largely taken over by Islamic State fighters in recent days.
Two Canadian aircraft are involved in airstrike against an Islamic State garrison near Ar-Raqqah.
"There is a moral double standard. If other people were the victims, not Palestinians it would be different," Israeli Arab MK says.
By LAHAV HARKOV,KHALED ABU TOAMEH
Australian officials say that 86,000 people have been stopped for questioning at various airports around the country in efforts to stop nationals from joining terror groups.
The group may be resorting to children because it has been having difficulties recruiting adults since the start of the year, with only 120 joining its ranks.
Iran may be serious about a nuclear deal that ends its pariah status and the crippling sanctions. But it has been maximizing its strength across the Middle East.
Turkish MP says helping parents find 10 medicine-trained youngsters recruited to ISIS.
The unusual pact is a window into deepening anxiety in Afghanistan over reports of the Islamic State group radicals gaining a foothold in a country already weary of more than a decade of war with the Taliban.
Ghani warns, says danger of ISIS spreading in Afghanistan should not be underestimated.
The Islamic State group and al-Qaida have both rallied against the Houthi insurgency effectively controlling the country who they consider apostates and polytheists.
In a report based on interviews with more than 100 alleged victims and witnesses, UNHRC urges UN Security Council to refer the situation to the ICC for prosecution of perpetrators.
Underneath the robes and veils, the men put on makeup, wore dresses and some even wore women's bras; Others put on makeup but chose not to shave their facial hair.
The religious song, titled "On Va Pas Se Laisser Abattre," justifies the Charlie Hebdo murders and calls for more like it.
Lebanese Shi'ite organization's second in command accuses America of creating ISIS, and Israel of helping members of hardline Islamist groups.
Mevlut Cavusoglu says individual was caught who allegedly helped London schoolgirls who fled Britain to join Islamic State last month.
King says Europe has key place in helping fight rise of Islamophobia.
Ayatollah Mohammad Yazdi's selection comes in light of reports that Ayatollah Khameini was hospitalized in critical condition.
Part of Emwazi's appeal was his willingness, even enthusiasm in killing foreigners, decapitating them with a knife which he characteristically featured in various videos in which he is seen beside his victims.
The amateur page showed a map of the world dotted with Islamic State's trademark Arabic insignia and was crafted by Socialkit, a program that lets users produce do-it-yourself social networks.
The Arab League is due to hold a summit of Arab leaders later this month in Sharm el-Sheik.
Since his identity was revealed on February 26, his family has had to go into hiding, as well as move out of their government-provided London home.
Jordanian queen calls on IS to remove "I" from ISIS, distance themselves from association with Islam which they represent falsely.
25-year-old Ahmed Shehata surprised his bride to be and the guests at his wedding by staging a kidnapping by hooded Islamic State (ISIS) militants.
An audio recording has been released by prisoners' rights group CAGE, of the Islamist militant Mohammed Emwazi, identified as 'Jihadi John'.
Re-branding Nusra as independent, unassociated with al-Qaida, would remove legal obstacles for Qatar from supporting it.
"It is clearly part of our plan, that not only we will train them, and we will equip them with the latest weapons systems, but we will also protect them when the time comes."
Social media companies, including Twitter, have removed content and suspended accounts that post gruesome content, such as executions.
Author Gordon Thomas claims that Israeli cyber warriors were tracking message boards online in search of specially encrypted messages from the likes of al-Qaida and Islamic State.
"This brings Muslims, Christians, other religions together in this generational fight," Abdullah said an interview with CNN.
British police and the girls' families have issued urgent appeals for their daughters to return home after they flew to Istanbul from London on Feb. 17.
“The Prophet ordered us to get rid of statues and relics, and his companions did the same when they conquered countries after him.”
Iraqi PM says IS intends to sell some priceless antiquities illegally, vows to track down and recover treasures.
Crossing into Syria proves an easy feat for the aspiring Jihadi armed with a few dollars and with the help of a smuggler.
Childhood friends describe Mohammed Emwazi, better known as the British-accented ISIS executioner, as ordinary "boy next door."
Council speaks out against destruction of 7th century BC antiquities by ISIS, says group "must be defeated."
"The Prophet ordered us to get rid of statues and relics."
British citizen is believed to be responsible for beheading of 3 Americans and 2 Britons.
Al Arabiya reports that coalition received intel on Islamic State locations; Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi was reportedly en route to area.
Chief of staff of the Iranian armed forces US, Israel and Britain created and supported Islamic State.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
"The need for a unified Arab force is growing and becoming more pressing every day."
At least 11,602 civilians were killed and 21,766 wounded in 2014, according to UN figures, which also cited January as one of the deadliest months in recent years, with over 1,300 killed in terrorist acts.
Following beheading of 21 Coptic Christians in Egypt, Islamic State kidnaps 90 Assyrian Christians in Syria.
The latest propaganda film from the terrorist group
The video showed 21 men dressed wearing orange jumpsuits inside cages and driven around Hawija, Iraq.
While Jordan’s attacks on Islamic State after the horrific murder of its pilot were met with understanding from the West, Egypt received no such support.
By ZVI MAZEL
Islamic State fighters said they were behind attacks on the residence of the Iranian ambassador in Tripoli and the eastern Labraq airport, a group statement on twitter said on Sunday.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON,REUTERS
"The Turkish government still refrains from taking a clear position on the Islamic State," says opposition official.
“We understand that after arriving in Istanbul the girls met an Islamic State member who is charged with helping foreigners who want to join the group."
Large tanks movements were also reported in bid to move remains, ensure soldiers' safety from ISIS, rebels.
By REUTERS,JPOST.COM STAFF
Carter on the offensive: It will be Iraqi-led and US-supported. And it's important that it be launched at a time when it can succeed,"
Some senior ISIS commanders, are thought to already be in Turkey, hiding in safe houses.
Instrumental music is banned according to the extreme form of Salafi Islam practiced by Islamic State.
Residents of cities under control of terrorist group speak to UK paper of harsh conditions enforced on them.
The targeted attacks come day after ISIS posts video of 21 Egyptian Christians being marched to a beach in Libya, forced to kneel and then beheaded.
Fears that the crisis in neighboring Libya could spill across the border have prompted Egypt to upgrade its military hardware.
“Stay with us...We want you here to live in order to build an open and strong society and not to die for a group that commits crimes.”
It was Netanyahu's duty to obediently assume the role of the Bird-Jew and self-destruct to appease his boss. Otherwise, Obama might become unfriendly.
By SARAH HONIG