ISIS News

ISIS News

ISIS, the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, known by its Arabic acronym "Da'esh" is a Salafi jihadist militant group following a fundamentalist doctrine of Sunni Islam and has been designated as a terrorist organization by the United Nations. Established in 1999, by December 2015 the self-proclaimed Caliphate ISIS held large parts Syria and Iraq.

A flag of Islamic State militants is pictured above a destroyed house near the Clock Square in Raqqa
March 20, 2018
ISIS takes Damascus area after rebels pull out

By REUTERS

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Female Palestinian demonstrators react to tear gas fired by Israeli forces at during a protest in Ga
May 19, 2018
Legal questions begin to swirl over Gaza violence

By MEDIA LINE

Demonstrators protest the anti-immigration party Alternative fuer Deutschland (AfD) after elections
May 18, 2018
Germany's AfD confirms politicians exchanged antisemitic, racist texts in group chat

By REUTERS