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Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan addresses during an attempted coup in Istanbul, Turkey July 16, 201

Erdogan says Syria's Raqqa will 'turn into a graveyard' for Islamic State

Tensions escalated this week with cross-border clashes between Turkish forces and the YPG near the Syrian border.

By REUTERS
29/04/2017
ISIS fighter beheading boy, 16, in Syria

US military says air strike killed Islamic State propaganda chief

Islamic State controls parts of Iraq and Syria and has broadcast its beheadings of journalists and aid workers over the past few years.

By REUTERS
17/09/2016
Children play near a bus barricading a street, which serves as protection from snipers loyal to Syri

Reshape the Middle East today to prevent the ISIS of tomorrow

The solution to the mess has to be based on a division of Syria and Iraq into four new countries, on an ethnic and religious basis, to provide each one of the various groups with a sense of security.

By NOAM TIBON
03/05/2016
A MASS GRAVE of Yazidi victims of Islamic State is seen near Sinjar, Iraq.

Activist: Doors closed for Iraqi Christians, Yazidis – just like the Jews

Massacres committed by Islamic State against Yazidis mean they “can’t trust their Sunni neighbors again.”

Syria army

Syrian pilot shoots self to avoid fiery ISIS execution

The incident is widely considered to have been an attempt to elude the fate of a Jordanian pilot whose burning execution was popularized by the Islamic State propaganda machine.

By JPOST.COM STAFF
09/06/2015
Syria Kobani

Foreign Affairs: Syria’s Solomonic justice

Next month, Bashar Assad will mark 15 years to coming to power and while he is still hanging on in parts of the country, his father’s estate has been irreversibly split.

John Cantlie

Hostage John Cantlie's fate unknown as ISIS releases latest in 'documentary' series

Cantlie has appeared in a series of documentary-style propaganda videos since he was captured in late 2012.

ISIS bloopers‏

Watch: ISIS blooper video goes viral

YouTube shows the Caliphate's clumsier side

By JPOST.COM STAFF
08/02/2015
islamic state

Obama seeks to expand US military force against ISIS, says report

The United States is leading an international coalition against the extremist terror group and an air campaign against IS fighters in Iraq and Syria began in August.

By REUTERS
06/02/2015
A member of al-Qaida's Nusra Front sits in a tank decorated with the Nusra flag north of Aleppo

Al-Qaida in Syria kills woman accused of adultery, monitoring group says

Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said incident showed such execution-style killings were not confined to the militant Islamic State group.

By REUTERS
14/01/2015
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