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1 month ago

Terrorist groups 'on the march' in West Africa and the Sahel, US general warns

Terrorist organizations are "on the march" in West Africa and the Sahel with international efforts failing to curb the increase in violence, a U.S. general warned Tuesday
1 month ago
Terrorist groups 'on the march' in West Africa and the Sahel, US general warns
2 months ago

Caliphate wives share their stories year after ISIS defeat: Reporter's Notebook

ABC News' James Longman spoke with women left in the wake of the conflict.
2 months ago
Caliphate wives share their stories year after ISIS defeat: Reporter's Notebook
2 months ago

Captured ISIS members speak to ABC’s James Longman after the fall of the caliphate

Thousands from around the world wait to be tried by their countries of origin.
2 months ago
Captured ISIS members speak to ABC’s James Longman after the fall of the caliphate
2 months ago

Pentagon report says al-Baghdadi death had little impact on ISIS leadership and operations

A Pentagon inspector general's report says the death of ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi had little immediate impact on the terror group's operations.
2 months ago
Pentagon report says al-Baghdadi death had little impact on ISIS operations
2 months ago

Egyptian court gives life sentence for 8 IS-linked militants

An Egyptian court has sentenced eight people to life in prison, after they were convicted of joining a local affiliate of the Islamic State group spearheading an insurgency in Egypt's restive Sinai Peninsula
2 months ago
Egyptian court gives life sentence for 8 IS-linked militants
3 months ago

IS gloats at Iran general's death, says it pleased Muslims

The Islamic State group is gloating over the recent U.S. killing of a senior Iranian general, who rose to prominence by advising forces fighting the extremists in Iraq
3 months ago
IS gloats at Iran general's death, says it pleased Muslims
4 months ago

8 Portuguese men charged with fighting for IS in Syria

Prosecutors in Portugal say they are bringing terror charges against eight Portuguese men suspected of fighting for the Islamic State group in Syria
4 months ago
8 Portuguese men charged with fighting for IS in Syria
4 months ago

Connecticut man arrested while preparing to flee US and join ISIS, authorities say

Elshazly, 22, allegedly arranged to travel by ship to Turkey to join ISIS.
4 months ago
Man who wanted to join ISIS arrested waiting to board ship, authorities say
4 months ago

New York City ISIS supporter busted for allegedly providing information for terrorist attacks

Zachary Clark, 40, allegedly provided information to other ISIS supporters.
4 months ago
ISIS supporter busted for allegedly providing information for terrorist attacks
5 months ago

Turkey deports American IS suspect stuck at Greek border

Turkey's state-run news agency says a U.S. national and suspected Islamic State group member, who has spent three days in a no man's land between Turkey and Greece after Ankara tried to deport him, will be repatriated to the United States
5 months ago
Turkey to deport IS suspect stuck at Greek border to US
5 months ago

US troops at Syria base say they'll keep pressure on IS

US commander in Syria: American troops redeploying to bases, including in new locations, to keep up pressure on IS
5 months ago
US troops at Syria base say they'll keep pressure on IS
5 months ago

Boy whose mother joined IS in Syria returns to dad in Italy

An 11-year-old Albanian boy whose mother took him to Syria when she joined the Islamic State group returned on Friday to Italy for a reunion with his father and sisters
5 months ago
5 months ago

New ISIS leader is 'a nobody,' but US knows 'almost nothing' about him: Official

ISIS has a new leader but a State Department official calls him "a nobody."
5 months ago
New ISIS leader is 'a nobody,' but US knows 'almost nothing' about him: Official
5 months ago

Erdogan: Turkey captured slain IS leader al-Baghdadi's wife

Turkish president says Turkey has captured wife of the slain leader of Islamic State group, al-Baghdadi
5 months ago
Erdogan: Turkey captures slain ISIS leader al-Baghdadi's wife
5 months ago

Turkey vows to send back IS members to their countries

Turkey's interior minister has said the country would send back Islamic State group members to their countries of origin
5 months ago
Turkey vows to send back IS members to their countries
5 months ago

ISIS names new leader in audio message

The terrorist group confirmed Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi's death and said Abu Ibrahim al-Hashimi al-Qurashi has been appointed as his successor.
5 months ago
ISIS names new leader in audio message
5 months ago

State Dept warns of rise in 'racially-motivated' terrorism, expansion of ISIS 'toxic ideology'

Tje U.S. has had an "increase in racially and ethnically motivated violence, particularly the threat posed by violent white supremacist extremists."
5 months ago
State Dept warns of rise in 'racially-motivated' terrorism, ISIS vengeance for leader
5 months ago

The warning from ISIS to the U.S.

The terror group warns that its reach across the world will expand under a new leader, identified as Abu Ibrahim al-Hashimi.
5 months ago
The warning from ISIS to the U.S.
5 months ago

26% of Americans feel safer after ISIS leader’s death

In a latest ABC News/Washington Post poll, 54% of Americans believe the country is less respected due to President Trump’s policies.
5 months ago
26% of Americans feel safer after ISIS leader’s death
5 months ago

ISIS confirms death of Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, announces new leader

In a new audio message, ISIS confirms the death of its leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi and its former spokesperson and announces al-Baghdadi's successor.
5 months ago
ISIS confirms death of al-Baghdadi, announces new leader
5 months ago

Trump invites ISIS raid 'hero' dog to White House

Gen. Mark Milley, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, told reporters at a Pentagon briefing Monday that the dog was "slightly wounded and fully recovering."
5 months ago
Trump invites ISIS raid 'hero' dog to White House
5 months ago

Trump invites 'hero' dog from al-Baghdadi raid to White House, declassifies name as 'Conan'

President Donald Trump on Thursday tweeted that a dog used by U.S. special operations forces in the raid that killed ISIS' leader has been invited to the White House.
5 months ago
Trump invites 'hero' dog from al-Baghdadi raid to White House
5 months ago

Pentagon releases video showing US special forces approaching al-Baghdadi compound

The Pentagon released aerial footage on Wednesday showing the U.S. assault force approaching the compound of Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi.
5 months ago
Pentagon releases video showing US special forces approaching al-Baghdadi compound
5 months ago

Pentagon video shows US raid that took down ISIS leader

U.S. Special Forces are seen coming under attack from local fighters as they flew into Syria to breach the compound of Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi.
5 months ago
Pentagon video shows US raid that took down ISIS leader
5 months ago

ISIS leader and spokesperson killed in Syria

Trump tweeted that ISIS’s potential replacement for Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi has also been killed by American troops.
5 months ago
ISIS leader and spokesperson killed in Syria
5 months ago

Informant helped bring down ISIS leader: Report

Sources told the Washington Post there was an informant in Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi’s inner circle who provided crucial details in the hunt for the ISIS leader.
5 months ago
Informant helped bring down ISIS leader: Report
5 months ago

Police chief: Turkey detains 100 over Islamic State ties

Turkey's police chief has said 100 people have been detained in raids against the Islamic State and that the group was allegedly planning an attack
5 months ago
Turkey detains 100 over Islamic State ties: Police Chief
5 months ago

1-on-1 with an ISIS fighter

Ian Pannell sits down with Mohammed Hasic to discuss his role in ISIS and the impact of the death of Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi on the Caliphate.
5 months ago
1-on-1 with an ISIS fighter
5 months ago

‘It is going to become worse’: ISIS prisoner predicts attack on Europe after al-Baghdadi death

ABC News' Senior Foreign Correspondent Ian Pannell's chilling interview with a former ISIS operative after the death of al-Baghdadi.
5 months ago
ISIS prisoner's chilling prediction after al-Baghdadi death
5 months ago

Kurds say their informant was critical to successful US raid on ISIS

An ISIS fighter in a jail in Iraq told ABC News the death of leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi did not make people any safer, warning of fresh attacks in Europe as vengeance.
5 months ago
Kurds say their informant was critical to successful US raid on ISIS
5 months ago

New details emerge on raid that led to the death of ISIS leader

Kurdish allies helped obtain DNA evidence and find the location of Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, which aided in the capture and death of the terrorist leader.
5 months ago
New details emerge on raid that led to the death of ISIS leader
5 months ago

What we know about the military dog injured in the al-Baghdadi raid

The Belgian Malinois wounded during the raid targeting ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi hasn't been identified, but President Trump tweeted a declassified photo.
5 months ago
What we know about the military dog injured in the al-Baghdadi raid
5 months ago

'I'm feeling numb': ISIS victims' families share mixed emotions after al-Baghdadi death

While many celebrate the successful U.S. military raid targeting ISIS founder Abu Baker al-Baghdadi, the families of ISIS' American victims are sharing mixed emotions.
5 months ago
Families of ISIS victims have mixed emotions after leader's death
5 months ago

Hero dog who helped take down ISIS leader from elite K-9 group

The anonymous Belgian Malinois who worked with the Delta Force Team in the military operation that ended the life of Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi has been hailed a hero.
5 months ago
Hero dog who helped take down ISIS leader from elite K-9 group
5 months ago

New details in terror take-down of ISIS chief and intel recovered

The U.S. has two of Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi’s men in detention and uncovered new ISIS intelligence after the dramatic raid by Delta Force.
5 months ago
New details in terror take-down of ISIS chief and intel recovered
5 months ago

Turkey detains 3 IS militants planning attack

Turkey's state-run news agency says police have detained three suspected Islamic State group militants who were allegedly scheming a "sensational" attack in the aftermath of the killing of IS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi
5 months ago
Turkey detains 3 IS militants planning attack
5 months ago

ISIS leader al-Baghdadi dead after US raid in Syria: What we know

The founder and leader of the Islamic State led a gruesome campaign of terror around the world. Among his victims were James Foley and Kayla Mueller, both Americans captured in Syria.
5 months ago
ISIS leader al-Baghdadi dead after US raid in Syria: What we know
5 months ago

US law enforcement on alert in wake of ISIS leader al-Baghdadi's death

U.S. authorities were on alert Monday for terror attacks in the wake of ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi's death in a U.S. raid over the weekend.
5 months ago
US law enforcement on alert in wake of ISIS leader al-Baghdadi's death
5 months ago

US special operations forces captured 'two adult males' in al-Baghdadi raid: Pentagon

America's top military officer said that U.S. special operations forces captured "two adult males" during the weekend raid where the founder and leader of ISIS died.
5 months ago
US special operations forces captured 'two adult males' in al-Baghdadi raid: Pentagon
5 months ago

Family of slain ISIS hostage Kayla Mueller says they secretly met with her captors in Iraq

Kayla Mueller, a humanitarian worker from Arizona, was held captive, tortured and killed by ISIS.
5 months ago
Family of slain ISIS hostage says they secretly met with her captors in Iraq
5 months ago

ISIS victim’s family reacts to death of al-Baghdadi

Jimmy Drake, father of ISIS victim Darren Drake, who died in a terrorist truck attack in New York in 2017, talks after a U.S. raid resulted in the death of terrorist leader al-Baghdadi.
5 months ago
ISIS victim’s family reacts to death of al-Baghdadi
5 months ago

Intelligence, 2 associates captured after ISIS terrorist leader killed

In a separate operation, a U.S. airstrike killed Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi’s right-hand man and ISIS spokesman; there are concerns about possible revenge attacks against the U.S.
5 months ago
Intelligence, 2 associates captured after ISIS terrorist leader killed
5 months ago

ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi's remains buried at sea

The remains of ISIS leader and founder Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi were disposed at sea after he died during the U.S. military raid.
5 months ago
ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi's remains buried at sea
5 months ago

Why ISIS leader and founder Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi's remains were buried at sea

The procedure was similar to the one used to dispose the remains of al-Qaeda founder Osama bin Laden.
5 months ago
Why ISIS leader and founder Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi's remains were buried at sea
5 months ago

What the terror chief takedown means for ISIS

ABC News’ senior foreign correspondent Ian Pannell explains what this could mean for the future of ISIS.
5 months ago
What the terror chief takedown means for ISIS
5 months ago

Trump announces ISIS leader dies in US commando raid

Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the world’s most wanted man, blew himself up as U.S. special forces closed in during a daring raid.
5 months ago
Trump announces ISIS leader dies in US commando raid
5 months ago

Islamic State still poses a threat after al-Baghdadi's death

Eliminating the Islamic State group's elusive leader gives President Donald Trump a new argument for leaving Syria, but the US military campaign against extremists is far from finished
5 months ago
Islamic State still poses threat after death of al-Baghdadi
5 months ago

Political impact and terror threats in the wake of Baghdadi's death

ABC News' chief justice correspondent Pierre Thomas tracks the latest concerns over possible terror cells retaliating and the latest intel in the wake of the ISIS leader's death.
5 months ago
Political impact and terror threats in the wake of Baghdadi's death
5 months ago

House Intelligence Chair Rep. Adam Schiff says he wasn't informed before al-Baghdadi operation

The California congressman and chair of the House Intelligence Committee appears on "This Week" to discuss the impeachment inquiry.
5 months ago
House Intelligence chair says he wasn't informed before al-Baghdadi operation
5 months ago

The founder and leader of ISIS has been killed in a US raid

Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi was attacked by a special operations team in Northern Syria and died Saturday night.
5 months ago
The founder and leader of ISIS has been killed in a US raid