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Islamic State 'beheads second US journalist'
Group releases video of Steven Sotloff's purported death, days after mother addressed leader pleading for son's life.
Last updated: 02 Sep 2014 17:16 GMT
Rise of Islamic State in Southeast Asia
Indonesian and Malaysian authorities are keeping a close eye on local supporters of the hard-line Middle East group.
Last updated: 01 Sep 2014 06:20 GMT
UK raises terrorism threat level to 'severe'
Threat related to developments in Iraq and Syria and PM says he will table measures restricting travel to those places.
Last updated: 29 Aug 2014 22:03 GMT
Mother pleads for life of IS group hostage
Shirley Sotloff asks leader to release son Steven, a US journalist held in Syria, a week after murder of James Foley.
Last updated: 28 Aug 2014 08:41 GMT
US bombs Islamic State fighters in north Iraq
Air raids come days after murder of US journalist, which group says was revenge for US attacks on its fighters in Iraq.
Last updated: 22 Aug 2014 00:10 GMT
US troops entered Syria to find James Foley
Obama authorised a secret mission to free journalist and other Americans but they were not found, officials say.
Last updated: 21 Aug 2014 12:58 GMT
Obama vows to fight IS 'cancer' after killing
US president promises "vigilant and relentless" action to bring killers of beheaded journalist James Foley to justice.
Last updated: 20 Aug 2014 18:09 GMT
UK PM in emergency talks over 'Foley killing'
David Cameron cuts short holiday after video appears to show a man with a British accent beheading a US journalist.
Last updated: 20 Aug 2014 16:25 GMT
IS group claims beheading US journalist
Islamic State group says it acted in revenge for US strikes against it and threatens to kill another US journalist.
Last updated: 20 Aug 2014 05:22 GMT
UN moves to rein in Islamic State group
Security Council adopts resolution that aims to weaken group that has seized territory in Iraq and Syria.
Last updated: 16 Aug 2014 04:44 GMT
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UK charity crackdown riles Syria aid workers
Muslim volunteers face questioning and threat of arrest, while aid has been disrupted or blocked, charities say.
Abandonment of 'Bring Back Our Girls'
Six months on, outrage and sorrow over the mass schoolgirl abduction has disappeared - except for families in Nigeria.
A soft approach to returning British fighters
ISIL combatants seeking an 'exit strategy' from Mideast conflict need positive reinforcement back home, analysts say.
Austrian youth flocking to ISIL
European nation hit by a wave of Islamophobia as many young fighters join ISIL in Syria and Iraq.
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