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This image made from video posted on a militant website on Monday, April 29, 2019, purports to show the leader of the Islamic State group, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi
(Al-Furqan media via AP)
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April 29, 2019 - 1:22 pm
BEIRUT (AP) — The leader of the Islamic State group has appeared for the first time in 5 years in a video released by the extremist group's propaganda arm. RELATED: NJ man who planned NYC bomb attack for ISIS sentenced to 16 years Timeline of the rise and fall of the Islamic State group US-allied...
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Smoke rises from a strike on Baghouz, Syria, on the Islamic State group's last piece of territory on Friday, March 22, 2019. (AP Photo/Maya Alleruzzo)
March 23, 2019 - 11:01 am
BAGHOUZ, Syria (AP) — U.S.-backed forces in Syria announced Saturday they have liberated the last area held by the Islamic State in the eastern Syrian village of Baghouz, declaring victory over the extremist group and the end of its self-declared Islamic caliphate. "Baghouz is free and the military...
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This undated image provided by attorney Hassan Shibly shows Hoda Muthana, an Alabama woman who left home to join the Islamic State after becoming radicalized online.
(Hoda Muthana/Attorney Hassan Shibly via AP)
February 20, 2019 - 3:18 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — An Alabama woman who left home to join the Islamic State group in Syria is not a U.S. citizen and will not be allowed to return to the United States, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Wednesday. RELATED: Three Michigan men arrested for conspiracy to support ISIS | US soldiers...
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Syria suicide attack Jan 16
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January 16, 2019 - 10:15 am
The U.S. military says American service members killed in explosion while conducting routine patrol in Syria.
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In this June 23, 2014 file photo, fighters from the Islamic State group parade in a commandeered Iraqi security forces armored vehicle on the main road in Mosul, Iraq.
(AP Photo, File)
November 26, 2018 - 3:01 pm
CENTRAL ISLIP, NY (1010 WINS) -- A Long Island woman has pleaded guilty to providing material support to ISIS. RELATED: US officials: Ex-ISIS fighter entered US as refugee | Authorities: ISIS Sympathizer Planned Poison Attack In Germany | Feds Track Down Unsuspecting Tourist Used In ISIS Propaganda...
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October 01, 2018 - 10:05 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Federal prosecutors don't usually ask for the death penalty, but they're going to make an exception for Sayfullo Saipov, the man charged with driving a truck down the West Side bike path last Halloween killing eight people. Shortly after the attack, the president tweeted his...
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July 02, 2018 - 12:46 pm
CLEVELAND (AP) — Federal authorities say they've arrested a man who talked about setting off a bomb at a Fourth of July parade in Cleveland and attacking people watching fireworks. Officials said Monday that the man who's an American citizen often expressed his support for al-Qaida and said he...
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Oct 31, 2017; New York, NY, USA; Police secure the scene at a bike path at Houston Street and West Street in lower Manhattan after a motorist drove onto the path near the World Trade Center memorial, striking and killing several people.
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June 22, 2018 - 12:31 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The alleged bike path terrorist is facing new charges. Federal prosecutors have added six counts of attempted murder to the indictment of Sayfullo Saipov. That's in addition to the eight counts of murder that he's already facing. Authorities say the Paterson, New Jersey man...
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Police Tape In Germany
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June 14, 2018 - 11:35 am
BERLIN (AP) — German authorities have thwarted a plot by a Tunisian man who created the deadly toxin ricin using castor bean seeds and planned to use the poison in an Islamic extremist attack in Germany, federal prosecutors said Thursday. Sief Allah H., whose last name wasn't given in line with...
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In this June 23, 2014 file photo, fighters from the Islamic State group parade in a commandeered Iraqi security forces armored vehicle on the main road in Mosul, Iraq.
(AP Photo, File)
May 10, 2018 - 1:33 pm
BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi forces in coordination with U.S.-backed Syrian forces have captured five senior Islamic State group leaders, the U.S.-led coalition said Thursday in a statement. Five Most Wanted leaders of ISIS just captured! — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) May 10, 2018 The arrest was a "...
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