Exclusive: Islamic State ax attacker planned to move to Germany – sources
An Islamic State supporter who was shot dead in Russia after he attacked police officers with an ax had planned to travel to Germany to join members of his family there, two people who knew him told Reuters. Usman Murdalov, 21, and his friend Sulim Israilov, 18, armed themselves with axes and attacked a traffic police post near Moscow on Aug. 17. In a video posted online a day later, they professed loyalty to Islamic State.
27 September, 2014 New wave of US air strikes in Syria Washington (AFP) - US aircraft have launched a fresh wave of bombing raids against Islamic State militants in Syria, in the fifth consecutive day of air strikes in the country, a defense official told AFP on Friday.
18 July, 2017 Teenage Isil bride from Germany captured in Mosul A 16-year-old Islamic State bride from Germany has been captured by Iraqi forces, along with four other German women hiding in a tunnel, in the Old City of Mosul. Linda Wenzel, from the town of Pulsnitz, near Dresden, was said to have been a sniper for Islamic State of Iraq and the […]
15 August, 2015 Russian, Iranian foreign ministers to discuss nuclear plan, Syria Russian foreign minister Sergei Lavrov and his Iranian counterpart Mohammad Javad Zarif will meet on Monday to discuss the Iranian nuclear program and peace efforts in Syria, Russia's foreign ministry said on Saturday. The ministry said in a statement that the meeting would take place […]