Singaporean arrested under ISA for supporting ISIS

A 33-year-old Singaporean supporter of terror group Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) was arrested under the Internal Security Act in August, the Ministry of Home Affairs said on Thursday (Oct 6). Asrul Alias, a technician, has been placed under a two-year Restriction Order – which curtails his movements and activities – after investigations, the ministry … Read more

Faulty Suicide Vest Kills 16, Wounds 16 Islamic State Jihadists in Iraq

A suicide vest detonated prematurely during a meeting held by the Islamic State (ISIS/ISIL) in Iraq, killing 16 jihadists, including senior figures, and wounding 16 others, according to Iraqi media. The terrorists were reportedly meeting in the village of al Mahaws, about 34 miles southwest of the northern Iraqi city of Kirkuk, to plan an … Read more

Al Shabaab Claims Death Of Six Christians In Kenya Attack

Islamist militant group al-Shabaab claimed the deaths of six Christians in an attack on a residential compound in northeast Kenya on Thursday. According to local reports, heavily armed gunmen broke into the residential area around 2.45am on Thursday morning, and began firing randomly. Mandera on the Somali border has often been targeted by al Shabaab, which … Read more

Seven Killed, 71 Injured in Terrorist Attacks on Neighborhoods in Aleppo

Seven people were killed, 71 were injured, most of whom students, children and women, in shelling attacks by terrorists on several neighborhoods across the Syrian Northern city of Aleppo. The attacks were carried out by terrorist groups on the Aleppo’s University Campus and the neighborhoods of al-Meridian, al-Sabil and Suleiman al-Halabi. A source at Aleppo Police Command … Read more

Top Taliban leader in charge of Baghlan war killed by Afghan forces

A top Taliban leader who was actively in charge of leading the group’s insurgency in northern Baghlan province was killed during clashes with the Afghan security forces. The Ministry of Interior (MoI) said the slain Taliban commander was identified as Salam Uzbek who was killed along with 15 of fighters. MoI further added that Uzbek was … Read more

4 Shia Women killed in Pakistan after terrorists attack bus carrying 40 passengers

At least four Shia women have been martyred when assailants opened fire on a bus in Pakistan’s southwestern Baluchistan province Tuesday evening. The incident, the latest in a series of sectarian attacks, occurred in Quetta, the capital of the militancy-hit province, when assailants fired at a moving bus carrying around 40 passengers, Quetta’s Vice Mayor Yunus … Read more

Bangladeshi citizen in the US faces terrorism charges

A citizen of Bangladesh who was living in Maryland in the US has been charged with attempting to provide material support and resources to the Islamic State group.  According to a court document 24-year-old Nelash Mohamed Das from Hyattsville, Maryland was ready to carry out what he thought was an attack on a member of the U.S. … Read more

Suicide bomber kills 22 at Kurdish wedding party

ISIS has claimed responsibility for a deadly suicide bombing  at a Kurdish wedding party in northeast Syria, the latest violent act to destabilize the embattled country. At least 22 people were killed and dozens more wounded in the explosion near the city of Hasaka, according to the UK-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights. The groom … Read more