Stories Tagged 'Islamic state group'
The United States has carried out a fresh delivery of ammunition to fighters from the Syrian Arab Coalition battling Islamic State in northern Syria, pushing ahead with a strategy that initially unnerved ally Turkey.full story »
Japanese PM Shinzo Abe said the latest video was "despicable". He called on Jordan to cooperate in working for Goto's quick release, but vowed Tokyo would not give in to terrorism.full story »
Japan has vowed to work with Jordan to secure the release of a Japanese journalist held by Islamic State militants.full story »
Japan's prime minister said he was "speechless" after an online video purportedly showed that one of two Japanese hostages of the extremist Islamic State group had been killed.full story »
The Twitter and YouTube accounts for the U.S. military command that oversees operations in the Middle East were hacked by people claiming to be sympathetic toward the IS militant group.full story »