The Islamic State terrorist group has claimed responsibility for Thursday’s shooting in Paris on the Champs-Elysees.
An American soldier was killed in Afghanistan while conducting a joint operation with Afghan forces against the Islamic State over the weekend, a U.S. military spokesman announced Sunday.
The Islamic State has claimed responsibility for the terrorist attack in London that killed three people Wednesday.
A new Islamic State affiliate is gaining strength in sub-Saharan Africa as part of efforts by the Syrian-based Islamist terror group to take over large parts of the continent.
Secretary of Defense James Mattis said Thursday that the United States is not ready to collaborate with Russia militarily to fight threats like the Islamic State and other terrorist groups.
The Islamic State is recruiting unaccompanied child refugees who are migrating to Europe to join its ranks by paying their smugglers’ fees and giving the asylum-seekers food and money, according to a think tank report.
President Donald Trump will direct Defense Secretary James Mattis on Friday to outline a strategy that more aggressively attacks the Islamic State in Syria, according to White House officials.
Iraqi security forces have retaken the eastern portion of the city of Mosul from the Islamic State, the government of Iraq said on Tuesday.
The Islamic State has shored up its oil and gas sales to the regime of President Bashar al-Assad in Syria, padding the terrorist group’s coffers with much needed funds, according to U.S. and European officials.
Turkish police have arrested the suspected gunman who shot dead dozens of people in an Istanbul nightclub on New Year’s Day.