Iraqi Troops Arrest Senior Daesh Members in Mosul, Salahuddin

Iraqi security forces detained two senior members of the Daesh (ISIL or ISIS) terror group in Zummar district, located 60 kilometers northwest of Mosul.

Australian Forces Killed 39 Unarmed Afghans, Investigation Finds

Australian special forces allegedly killed 39 unarmed prisoners and civilians in Afghanistan, with senior commandos reportedly forcing junior soldiers to kill defenseless captives in order to “blood” ...

Armenia's Defense Minister Submits Resignation as Armenians Leave Occupied Areas

Armenian Defense Minister Davit Tonoyan has tendered his resignation, the Aravot daily reported Friday, as Armenian residents continued to leave occupied areas in Nagorno-Karabakh.

Daesh Attack Kills 6 Security Troops, 3 Civilians North of Baghdad

Six Iraqi security personnel and three civilians were killed in an ambush attack carried out by the Daesh terror group north of Baghdad, police and a local official said.

Mastermind of Terror: The Life and Death of Bahrun Naim

On 8 June 2018, Muhammad Bahrun Naim Anggih Tamtomo alias Abu Rayyan was killed in a US airstrike as he was riding a motorcycle in Ash Shafa, Syria

Abdullah al-Faisal

Abdullah al-Faisal, born Trevor William Forrest in Jamaica, is U.S.-designated* Islamist propagandist and member of the Islamist propaganda group Authentic Tauheed.* Faisal previously served as the im...

Can Case of Samantha Elhassani Be a Positive Example for Repatriation of Other ISIS Wives?

Samantha Elhassani, an American woman from the state of Indiana, was sentenced last week in federal court for having transported tens of thousands of dollars in cash, gold, and jewelry through Hong Ko...

Groups associated with al-Qaeda, ISIS spread conspiracy theories about COVID-19: UN report

The report said that criminals and violent extremists are exploiting the pandemic to build their support networks, undermine trust in government and even weaponise the virus.

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
Gas Attacks Fabricated by US, Media as Intervention Alibi

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said issues of chemical attacks in his country were fabrication used by the US as a pretext to carry out an attack against the Arab army.


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...