News
Arab States Spent 130 Billion Dollars to Destroy Syria, Libya, Yemen: Algerian PM

Syria has been gripped by foreign-sponsored militancy since 2011. Takfirism, which is a trademark of many terrorist groups operating in Syria, is largely influenced by Wahhabism, the radical ideology ...

Six Russian long-range bombers strike ISIS targets in southeast Syria – military

Six Russian long-range bombers have carried out airstrikes targeting ISIS terrorist positions in an area located close to the recently liberated Syrian city of Abu Kamal in the southeast of the countr...

ISIS-linked propaganda poster threatens Christmas attack on the Vatican

An Islamic State-linked group has allegedly vowed to launch a Christmas terrorist attack on the Vatican. A propaganda poster depicted a jihadist driving a car at high speed towards St. Peter’s Basilic...

Schoolboy accused of planning terror attack in Cardiff 'wrote martyrdom note declaring allegiance to Isis'

A schoolboy accused of planning a terror attack had left a “martyrdom letter” declaring his allegiance to Isis, a court has heard

Articles
Syria: Civilians Stranded in ISIS Area

A group of civilians is stranded in the last remaining pocket under Islamic State (also known as ISIS) control in the city of Deir al-Zor, Human Rights Watch said today. All parties to the conflict, i...

Why Africa Could Provide an 'ISIS Renaissance'

In October 2017, Somalia experienced a horrific terrorist attack in its capital Mogadishu carried out by al-Shabaab, a terrorist group affiliated with Al Qaeda. Somalia is one of many countries in Afr...

Secretariat News
Congress on Takfīr: the Challenges Ahead, the Duty of Muslim Scholars

According to the secretariat of the World Congress on Extremism and Takfiri Threats, a congress entitled “Takfīr: the Challenges Ahead, the Duty of Muslim Scholars” was held on August 11th in the city...

congress on Uniting the Muslim Scholars against Takfīrī Threats’

On February 2nd 2017 a congress entitled ‘Uniting the Muslim Scholars against Takfīrī Threats’ was held in the al-Ghadīr auditorium in the Iranian city of Bīrjand. Numerous Shia and Sunni scholars par...

Interviews and Speeches
'IT WAS NEVER MY INTENTION TO JOIN ISIS': INTERVIEW WITH A FORMER MEMBER OF ISLAMIC STATE

A former ISIS member going by the pseudonym Sherko Omer tells Newsweek of how he left his native Iraq hoping to join the fight against Assad in Syria, but soon found himself caught up in a horrifyin...

American writer: US claim on fighting terrorism is contradictory

New York, July 16, IRNA – An American writer has said that US has no single definition for terrorism and is pursuing a contradictory approach regarding the vicious phenomenon.