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Bodies of 39 Indian workers kidnapped by Daesh found in Iraq

1397/1/1 | 16:54
  The bodies of 39 Indian construction workers kidnapped in Iraq in 2014 by Daesh Takfiri terrorists have been found in a mass grave, India's foreign minister said Tuesday. Sushma Swaraj told the upper house of parliament the workers had been murdered by Daesh. Their bodies had been found in the grave in the village of Badush northwest of the city of Mosul and taken to a local organisation for DNA testing. "Yesterday they told us that 38 samples had matched. The 39th had a partial match as he didn't have any immediate family," said Swaraj. The ...

Iraqi forces capture senior Daesh leader near Mosul

1396/12/28 | 16:54
  Iraqi forces have captured a fugitive Daesh ringleader, who used to hold a “prominent” post within the Takfiri terror group. Reporting on Saturday, Iraqi News website said the terror kingpin was captured in the al-Shaiqara village, north of the northern Iraqi city of Mosul, the capital of Nineveh Province. The terrorist leader used to function as the Takfiri group’s “police chief” for Nineveh, collecting the revenues of its members. Mosul, once Daesh’s so-called headquarters, was liberated last July, upon which the ringleader ...

Daesh, LeJ terrorists to be tried in military court for bombing at Qalandar shrine

1396/12/24 | 16:54
  Notorious Deobandi takfiri terrorists of banned Lashkar-e-Jhangvi, sister-wing of proscribed ASWJ (Sipah-e-Sahaba) and Daesh will be tried in the military court for bombing at the sacred shrine of Lal Shahbaz Qalandar.   The investigating officer of the Sehwan shrine tragedy told the administrative judge of anti-terrorism courts (ATCs) on Wednesday that the Sindh government has decided to transfer the case to a military court. The IO requested the judge to suspend the proceedings of the blast case so that it could be tried in ...

Daesh social media recruiter arrested in Karachi

1396/12/16 | 16:54
  A Deobandi terrorist belonging to banned global terrorist outfit Daesh was arrested by the Federal Investigation Agency's (FIA) Counter Terrorism wing on Tuesday.   Imran, also known as Saif-ul-Islam Khilafati, was operating the banned terrorist organisation's social media operations in Pakistan to target and brainwash youth active on the internet, FIA officials told Geo News. A Daesh flag, laptop, internet devices, and mobile phones were recovered during the raid conducted early Tuesday. One of his accomplices had been earlier ...

Terror acts by over 30 armed groups thwarted: Iran Intel. Min.

1396/12/14 | 16:54
  Iranian security forces have thwarted acts of terror by more than 30 terrorist cells other than Daesh Takfiri group in recent years, an official with Iran's Intelligence Ministry says. "More than 30 armed terrorist groups had plans to carry out measures over the past few years to make the country insecure and disturb the peace of the [Iranian] people," the deputy intelligence minister for counter-terrorism said in the southern city of Shiraz on Sunday. He added that all the terrorist moves had been foiled thanks to the vigilance of ...

US in Syria to plunder country's economic assets: Russia

1396/11/20 | 16:54
  Russia says a recent US attack on pro-Damascus forces proves that Washington is not fighting Daesh but rather it is seeking to plunder Syria's economic assets. The Russian Defense Ministry said in a statement released on Thursday that the US raid once "again showed that the US is maintaining its illegal presence in Syria not to fight the Daesh group, but to seize and hold Syrian economic assets." The US military said on Wednesday it had killed at least 100 pro-Damascus fighters to allegedly fend off an attack on the so-called Syrian ...

Revolutionary Guards clash with Daesh in western Iran

1396/11/13 | 16:54
  Iran’s Revolutionary Guards clashed with Daesh militants in the western part of the country on Saturday, according to Sepah News, the official news site of the Guards. A team of 21 Daesh fighters crossed Iran’s western border and were placed under surveillance before the Guards, the most powerful military force in the Islamic Republic, attacked them on Saturday morning, Sepah News reported. Three members of the Revolutionary Guards and three Daesh militants were killed. General Mohammad Pakpour, head of the Guards’ ground forces, ...

US relocating Daesh to Afghanistan to justify military presence in region: Leader

1396/11/11 | 16:54
Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei has expressed regret over the deaths of Afghan civilians in Daesh terror attacks, saying the United States has been relocating the terror group from the Middle East to the South Asian country to rationalize its military presence in the region. By transferring the Daesh terror group from Iraq and Syria to Afghanistan, the US seeks “to justify the continuation of its presence in the region and to create security for the Zionist regime,” Ayatollah Khamenei said on Tuesday. The ...

Peace proposal by US, Saudi Arabia ‘not even worth the ink’: Syria

1396/11/7 | 16:54
The Syrian ambassador to the United Nations and head of the government delegation to intra-Syrian peace talks has strongly rejected a proposal offered by some countries, including the US and Saudi Arabia, for the resolution of the Syrian crisis, saying the so-called peace plan is “not even worth the ink.” Bashar al-Ja’afari made the remarks at a press conference held at the end of UN-brokered indirect peace negotiations between the Syrian government and opposition groups in the Austrian capital city of Vienna on Friday, referring to what ...

Security agencies issue threat alert due plots of Daesh and Taliban factions

1396/10/24 | 16:54
  Deobandi terrorist group Jamaatul Ahrar has been assigned the task for terror attack inside Pakistan as the relevant security agencies issued threat alert to the concerned government agencies.     Commander Wali alias Khalid Khorasani of Jamaatul Ahrar faction of Deobandi Taliban ordered his subordinates to execute attacks in Wah, Karachi and Faisalabad, in particular. With a focus on Wah Ordnance Factory and Wah Cantonment area, they may attack anywhere.   The Daesh terrorist group led by Manzoor Khan has plotted ...

NACTA directed to conduct research on Daesh footprints in Pakistan

1396/10/17 | 16:54
  A Senate panel on Friday tasked the National Counter-Terrorism Authority (Nacta) with conducting research on the footprints of the takfiri militant Daesh group in Pakistan and its linkage with banned Deobandi terrorist outfit Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP), Al Qaeda and other terrorist networks.     The Senate Standing Committee on Interior, which met here under the chairmanship of Rehman Malik, also asked Nacta to take steps for capacity-building of the Federal Investigation Agency to effectively combat cyber terrorism ...

Daesh declares war with Hamas

1396/10/16 | 16:54
  The Egyptian wing of Daesh Takfiri terrorists has released a new execution video, declaring war on the Palestinian Hamas resistance movement based in Gaza. The video, released Wednesday, purports to show the execution of a man who Daesh claims cooperated with Hamas’ armed wing.   “Never surrender to them. Use explosives, silenced pistols and sticky bombs. Bomb their courts and their security locations, for these are the pillars of tyranny that prop up its throne,” said one of the militants in the video.   The Egyptian ...

US choppers evacuate Daesh commanders from Syria’s Dayr al-Zawr: Report

1396/10/9 | 16:54
US helicopters have reportedly evacuated commanders of the Daesh Takfiri terrorist group from Syria’s eastern province of Dayr al-Zawr to the neighboring province of Hasakah.  Syria's official news agency, SANA, citing information received from local residents, reported on Friday that the American helicopters had evacuated Daesh commanders from several districts of Dayr al-Zawr province on Wednesday, adding that this was the second time the US military evacuated Daesh terrorists. Earlier this week, the Syrian government sent a message to ...

Malaysian Daesh terrorist arrested with weapons at Karachi airport

1396/10/2 | 16:54
A terrorist of Daesh (ISIS) group hailing from Malaysia was arrested at the Karachi Airport and weapons were recovered from his possession. The Airport Security Force officials arrested him after Machine Detectors detected weapons in his luggage. The terrorist had concealed four pistols, 8 magazines and 70 rounds in an oven.  Daesh terrorists seemed to have plotted to attack people at airport or in flight. ...

Fugitive Daesh terrorists keen on moving to Afghanistan: Official

1396/9/23 | 16:54
A member of the Afghan president’s cabinet voiced concern about the presence of Daesh (ISIL) terrorists in his country, saying some 6,000 members of the terrorist group are eager to move to Afghanistan after fleeing Syria.   In an interview with the Tasnim News Agency, Feiz Mohammad Othmani, member of Afghan President Ashraf Ghani’s cabinet, warned against terrorist activities in his country by the remnants of Daesh.   The region is celebrating the demise of Daesh in Syria and Iraq, but all countries should remain vigilant and ...

Daesh-Allied ASWJ terrorist killed in Syria, body shifted to Karachi

1396/9/22 | 16:54
A Karachi-based ASWJ terrorist was among those killed in Syria along with terrorists of their ally Daesh group and his body has reportedly been shifted to Karachi. Banned Deobandi terrorist outfit ASWJ (Sipah-e-Sahaba) is mother wing of Lashkar-e-Jhangvi and had formed an alliance with the Arab Wahhabi takfiri \ Daesh terrorist group in their war on Syrian people and government.     Shahzeb Baloch, a resident of Lyari was among those ASWJ terrorists who had gone to Syria in 2012 to abet the Daesh terrorists in their worst crimes ...

Daesh terrorist arrested for abetting escape of LeJ terrorists from Karachi jail

1396/9/18 | 16:54
A notorious Deobandi takfiri terrorist has been arrested for facilitating the two Deobandi terrorists of banned Lashkar-e-Jhangvi/ASWJ from Karachi Central Jail.     Bilal Abbasi, who abetted the two LeJ terrorists in escape from the Karachi Central Jail, has been working for both Daesh and Taliban. He had remained involved in attacks on the security forces in tribal areas of Pakistan.   The two Deobandi terrorists, Shaikh Muhammad Mumtaz alias Firaun alias Sher Khan alias Shahzad alias Bhai, and Muhammad Ahmed Khan alias ...

3 officials of Swiss-French firm accused of financing Daesh in Syria

1396/9/13 | 16:54
Three top managers of the Swiss-French industrial company LafargeHolcim have been accused of indirectly financing the Daesh Takfiri terrorist group through the company’s activities in war-ravaged Syria, judicial sources say.   The trio, arrested in Paris on Wednesday, was charged on Friday with paying the terror outfit and other foreign-backed militant groups through a middleman in an attempt to allow the company's plant in Jalabiyah in northern Syria to continue to operate, said a Paris judicial source, speaking on condition of anonymity.   The ...

Daesh Defeat in Iraq and Syria Means Beginning of the End for Saudi Arabia and Israel

1396/9/4 | 16:54
  After years of suffering and violence, Iraq and Syria now seem to be rid of Daesh, sometimes referred to as ISIS or ISIL, thanks mainly to the efforts of Iran.      On Tuesday, November 21, Iranian Major General Qassem Soleimani sent Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei a congratulatory message on Daesh’s defeat in these countries, and thanked him for his leadership.   Although his own work with the Islamic Revolution Guard Corps (IRGC) was key to this victory, Major General Soleimani also praised the armed forces of Syria ...

Nasrallah: US did what it could to help Daesh in Syria's Bukamal

1396/8/30 | 16:54
  The secretary general of the Lebanese Hezbollah resistance movement says despite the US claims about fighting terrorism, it spared no effort to help Daesh forces in the Syrian town of al-Bukamal. Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah made the remarks in a televised address to the Lebanese nation in capital city of Beirut on Monday. Nasrallah noted that recapturing Bukamal was a major victory over Daesh, because Bukamal was the last Syrian city occupied by Daesh. “The US helped Daesh as much as it could in Bukamal short of directly engaging forces that ...

Spilling the beans: Karzai’s more revelations about US and Daesh collusion in Afghanistan

1396/8/21 | 16:54
  Former Afghan president Hamid Karzai has accused the United States of colluding with Daesh in Afghanistan and allowing the group to flourish in the war stricken country.   "In my view under the full presence, surveillance, military, political, intelligence, Daesh has emerged" said he in an interview with Al Jazeera.   "And for two years the Afghan people came, cried loud about their suffering, of violations. Nothing was done."   The former president said  the Americans used Islamic State militant group as an excuse ...

Report: Daesh leader may be in eastern Syrian border city of Boukamal

1396/8/20 | 16:54
The media bureau of Syria’s Operations Command Center says Daesh Takfiri terrorist group's leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi may be holed up at a militant-held pocket in the country’s eastern province of Dayr al-Zawr. The media outlet announced in a statement on Friday that al-Baghdadi might be hiding in the city of al-Boukamal, which lies on the Euphrates River and the border with Iraq. The so-called Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, and Omar Abu Laila, a Europe-based opposition activist, however, denied the report that al-Baghdadi is ...

Chinese ambassador to Pakistan under threat by Daesh-allied ETIM terrorists

1396/8/5 | 16:54
  The security of China’s ambassador to Pakistan was increased following revelations that his life was under threat by a Chinese terrorist organisation allied with the takfiri Daesh terrorists.     Abdul Wali, the suspected member of ETIM, has reportedly entered Pakistan to assassinate the Chinese ambassador.A search operation to arrest the suspect is also being conducted. Security has also been increased for other Chinese nationals present in Pakistan. ETIM – which is classed by both the United Nations and the United ...

Hashd al-Sha’abi commander calls for US forces withdrawal from Iraq

1396/8/3 | 16:54
  A top commander of Iraq’s Popular Mobilization Forces (Hashd al-Sha’abi) has called for the immediate withdrawal of US troops from Iraq after the elimination of Daesh Takfiri terrorists. "To the US secretary of state, your military forces must prepare now to get out of our homeland Iraq immediately and without delay once the ISIS elimination excuse is over," Qais al-Khaz’ali, the secretary general of the League of Righteous, an Iraqi armed group fighting Daesh as part of Hashd al-Sha’abi, wrote on his Twitter page. The statement ...

Daesh used Raqqa as a base to plan attacks against the West.

1396/7/24 | 16:54
  The Kurdish YPG militia, which dominates the SDF, told Reuters earlier on Saturday that Daesh was on the verge of defeat in Raqqa, and the city may finally be cleared of the militants on Saturday or Sunday.   The US-led coalition against Daesh said a convoy was due to leave Raqqa on Saturday, in an arrangement agreed by local parties. It described the arrangement as “a civilian evacuation” and said it would not condone any arrangement that allowed “terrorists to escape Raqqa without facing justice”.   Coalition spokesman ...

Syria demands ‘immediate, unconditional’ pullout of Turkish troops from Idlib

1396/7/23 | 16:54
  The Syrian government has strongly denounced an incursion of Turkish military forces into the country’s militant-held northwestern province of Idlib, demanding “immediate and unconditional” withdrawal of Turkish troops from the war-ravaged Arab country. “The Syrian Arab Republic condemns in the strongest terms the incursion of Turkish military units in[to] … Idlib province, which constitutes … blatant aggression against the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Syria and flagrant violation of international law,” an ...

US supplying arms to Daesh: Hamid Karazi spills the beans

1396/7/17 | 16:54
    Former Afghan president Hamid Karzai said that the US had been supplying weapons to Daesh in Afghanistan.   Karzai, in an interview with Russian Today (RT) here, said that the US army helicopters were being used to supply weapons to Daesh.   The former Afghan president said that militant group had emerged in Afghanistan over the past three to four years under the watch of US military and intelligence agencies.   He said that he has more than suspicions that US bases in Afghanistan are used to aid Daesh.   He ...

Hezbollah chief says US helps Daesh, does not allow it to be eliminated

1396/7/17 | 16:54
  The secretary general of the Lebanese Hezbollah says the United States does not want Daesh Takfiri group to be destroyed and is providing Takfiri terrorists with assistance through its bases in Syria. Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah made the remarks while delivering a speech at a ceremony held in al-Ain town in North Bekaa region to commemorate two martyred members of the resistance movement. The ceremony was held after Hezbollah commander, Ali al-Hadi al-Asheq, and Hezbollah fighter, Mohammad Nasserdine, were killed, along with five other ...

US: Daesh’s Baghdadi is still alive

1396/7/15 | 16:54
  A voice recording which recently circulated is “authentic” and proves Daesh’s leader Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi is still alive, Pentagon spokesman Eric Pahon said in a statement yesterday.   Pahon added: “US intelligence agencies have determined that alleged voice record belonging to Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi is real.”   “Logically, this is indication that at least audio recording of Baghdadi lived until recently when it was received,” he added.   A website linked to Daesh published a voice recording by the group’s ...

Daesh recruited 30 prisoners from Karachi jail: sources

1396/7/7 | 16:54
  Law enforcement agencies conducted a raid at Karachi Central Jail and took custody of two terror convicts who were recruiting inmates for Daesh, sources informed Geo News on Wednesday.   Reports reveal that up to 30 prisoners were recruited from inside the jail premises by the banned organisation.Of the 30 prisoners recruited into Daesh, 12 have been released on bail and their whereabouts are unknown, added sources.   Law enforcement agencies have raided the residences of the Daesh recruits released on bail but have not ...

Leader’s aide warns of new US, Israeli plot to partition Iraq

1396/7/4 | 16:54
A senior Iranian official says a highly controversial referendum on independence of Iraq’s semi-autonomous Kurdish region is a new US-Israeli plot in the Middle East to partition the country, warning that the Kurds will suffer as a result of the plan. “After the defeat of Daesh [terrorist group] in Syria and Iraq, Kurdistan’s referendum will result in escalation of tensions and crisis in the region,” Major General Yahya Rahim Safavi, a top military advisor to Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei, said on Monday. Iraq's ...

Russian general killed in Syria’s Dayr al-Zawr by Daesh

1396/7/3 | 16:54
A Russian general has been killed by Daesh terrorists close to Syria’s eastern Dayr al-Zawr province. According to a statement released by the Russian Defense Ministry on Sunday, Lieutenant-General Valery Asapov was killed after coming under Daesh mortar fire. The statement added that Asapov, a senior military advisor in the country, was stationed at a Syrian command outpost aiding in the liberation of Dayr al-Zawr when he was killed. "As a result of a sudden mortar shelling by Daesh militants, Lieutenant-General Valery Asapov was fatally ...

A dangerous tactics: Why Daesh is targeting IT experts from Pakistan universities?

1396/6/24 | 16:54
  Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa has already lost hundreds of youngsters to the ‘charm’ of the various Taliban groups and factions. Now, it appears the Khorasan franchise of the ultra-extremist group Islamic State (IS) has moved in to tap into this recruitment pool, security officials told Daily Express.     Muhammad is 22. He went to the country’s most prestigious boys’ school – Aitchison College in Lahore. He eventually got a scholarship to study in the United States.     Then, two-and-a-half years into his degree ...

1400 foreign women, children left behind by Daesh after Tal Afar liberation

1396/6/20 | 16:54
After being expelled from Tal Afar, the Daesh terrorist group has left behind some 1,400 foreign wives and children, who are now in the custody of the Iraqi government.    According to Iraqi security and aid officials on Sunday, those left behind are mostly from Russia, Turkey, and Central Asia, with some also from European countries. Iraqi officials are currently engaged in the process of verifying their identities and nationalities, as many of the women have lost or destroyed their original credentials. The group, which is the largest ...

Daesh is not dead and buried; it is another tool in the war on terror

1396/6/14 | 16:54
  As the pick-up trucks and black-clad soldiers of Daesh overran the city of Raqqa in northern Syria and declared the establishment of a new ‘Caliphate’ in 2014, the world watched in astonishment.    Some were taken in by the emergence of this shadowy group, seeing it as the new saviour of the Muslim world, daring to do what the monarchies and regimes in the Middle East had been too afraid, apathetic or sold out to do. They declared that the regional countries were “Zionist puppets” and so the task had passed to this new ...

US, Israel ‘masterminding’ weapons supplies to ‘terrorists’ in Syria

1396/6/9 | 16:54
  An investigative reporter who claimed to have discovered a covert scheme “masterminded” by the US, Israel, Saudi Arabia and UAE to supply weapons to Daesh and Al-Qaeda terrorist groups under the watch of the CIA and NATO, has been sacked by her employers for what she describes as “telling the truth about weapons supplies to terrorists”.     Bulgarian journalist Dilyana Gaytandzhiev claims she was dismissed after being interrogated by security forces following her report that “at least 350 diplomatic …flights transported ...

Crumbling Daesh: Would Tal Afar defeat prove last nail in ISIS’s coffin

1396/6/6 | 16:54
  Iraq's military fully reclaimed this northern city from the Islamic State on Sunday in a rapid campaign that defied expectations that the extremist group would put up a fierce resistance in one of its last major strongholds.     The battle for Tal Afar, which lasted just eight days, highlighted the diminished capabilities of ISIS in Iraq a month after it lost the key bastion of Mosul to a coalition of Iraqi forces backed by U.S.-led airstrikes and is likely to determine how future fights against the militant group will be ...

16year old German girl converts to Islam, flees home and Joins ISIS, now faces Death Penalty

1396/5/22 | 16:54
The video of the capture of a runaway 16-year-old German girl who fled her home state and joined ISIS has emerged online.    Locals from her hometown told RT that the teen deserves a second chance, expressing concerns over the radicalization of German youths. The footage shows the visibly scared and partly crying girl paraded through the street and the baying Iraqi soldiers holding her by the arms.   Linda Wenzel, dubbed the “Jihadi Bride” or “ISIS bride,” was snatched in July in the ruins of Islamic State’s (IS, formerly ...

 ‘Daesh looted $835m from Iraqi banks’

1396/5/20 | 16:54
The Iraqi Central Bank revealed on Tuesday that Daesh has looted around $835 million from the government and private sector banking systems, Anadolu has reported.     More than 120 branches of state and private banks have been seized by the extremist group in the Nineveh, Saladin, Diyala and Anbar provinces since 15 June 2014.     In addition to the looted money, said the Central Bank, Daesh has been making up to $2million per day through its illegal sale of oil. According to Anadolu, this is the first time that ...

Daesh making $100m a year selling looted historic artefacts

1396/5/17 | 16:54
Daesh is profiting up to $100 million a year from the sale of looted antiquities from Iraq and Syria and selling them on the black market, the Wall Street Journal has reported. A French security source, who was not named by the paper, estimated that the terrorist group has been funding it’s wars in the Middle East by selling historical artefacts from both war torn counties and selling them on the black market in addition to oil revenues. Other experts have estimated the amount obtained by the group to have reached tens of millions annually ...

US planning to air strikes in Palestine

1396/5/17 | 16:54
The US Department of Defense is weighing a new strategy that would authorize the military to expand its global drone strike program to the Philippines, according to a new report. The drone strikes would be part of an official operation against Daesh (ISIL) targets in the Southeast Asian country, NBC News reported Monday, citing two US military officials. According to the unnamed sources, the operation might be named as early as Tuesday, helping it to get more funding. A bloody standoff between government forces and extremist militants who ...

Iran arrests 27 Daesh-linked terrorists plotting attacks

1396/5/17 | 16:54
Iranian security forces have arrested 27 terrorists linked to the Daesh Takfiri group before they could carry out any acts of terror in the country. According to a statement by Iran’s Intelligence Ministry on Monday, Iranian security forces managed to identify and arrest the Daesh-linked terrorists, who were planning to carry out acts of terror in provinces deep in the country as well as religious cities ahead of the Saturday swearing-in ceremony of President Hassan Rouhani. They were nabbed during a series of intelligence operations and ...

The U.S. War Against Civilians in Syria.

1396/5/12 | 16:54
It was midday on Sunday, May 7th, when the U.S.-led coalition warplanes again began bombing the neighborhood of Wassim Abdo’s family. They lived in Tabqa, a small city on the banks of the Euphrates River in northern Syria. Then occupied by the Islamic State (ISIS, also known as Daesh), Tabqa was also under siege by U.S.-backed troops and being hit by daily artillery fire from U.S. Marines, as well as U.S.-led coalition airstrikes. The city, the second largest in Raqqa Province, was home to an airfield and the coveted Tabqa Dam. It was also ...

A dangerous nexus: How ISIS supporting sectarian groups in Pakistan

1396/5/11 | 16:54
  One of Sindh’s top counterterrorism institutions termed ultra extremist terrorist group — Islamic State (IS), commonly known as Daesh — a serious security challenge for the province, a real threat to Karachi in particular.   Rising influence of the Islamic State [Daesh] near Balochistan border as well as in Karachi is a real challenge for Pakistan.   CTD in Karachi is in receipt of intelligence reports that sectarian organisations were ‘now receiving support from Islamic State (IS)’. It will be recalled that the ...

UAE receives banner from Daesh in Yemen

1396/5/6 | 16:54
The crime of executing four prisoners of the Yemeni army and the popular committees in a directorate distributed in this harsh and painful picture and the Daesh way are the latest chapters of the criminal acts of the UAE which are escalating in a way that proves the decline of this state and stripped of the simplest principles, values and humanitarian ethics.     The violations and crimes of the UAE have not only led the Takfiri groups, which are under its cover, to commit crimes of slaughter, murder and mutilation of bodies in the military ...

Pentagon Plans to Use Machine Learning to Help Fight Daesh by End of This Year

1396/5/6 | 16:54
As the line between business, tech and military blurs, the private sector is partnering with the Pentagon to introduce the use of artificial intelligence (AI) algorithms to sort through monstrous heaps of data in hopes of gleaning useful information to counter Daesh and other terrorist groups around the world. And the US military is fast-tracking it, according to a report by Breaking Defense. “We will put an algorithm into a combat zone before the end of this calendar year, and the only way to do that is with commercial ...

Fear and Trepidation in Tel Aviv: Is Israel Losing the Syria War?

1396/5/4 | 16:54
  Israel, which has played a precarious role in the Syrian war since 2011, is furious to learn that the future of the conflict is not to its liking. The six-year-old Syria war is moving to a new stage, perhaps its final. The Syrian regime is consolidating its control over most of the populated centers, while Daesh is losing ground fast – and everywhere.     Areas evacuated by the rapidly disintegrated militant group are up for grabs. There are many hotly contested regions sought over by the government of Bashar al-Assad ...

U.S. to destroy the current unity of the Muslim neighbor countries

1396/5/1 | 16:54
The United Sates of America is looking forward to finding a gap and difference between the two friend countries of Iraq and Iran so as to conduct it’s plans in the region to re-build it’s bases and destroy and delete the current calmness and unity of the Muslim neighbor countries. Politics speaking, America must undergo the fact today that Iraq is being ruled by it’s people, and Ayatollah Sistani was on whom the popular mobilization relied on and defeated the so called terrorists of Daesh. Details of the meeting as below: The Prime ...

Intelligence Reports Suggest IS Leader Al-Baghdadi is Still Alive

1396/4/28 | 16:54
  An Iraqi intelligence officer said Sunday that Daesh leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi was still alive.    Last month, the Russian Defense Ministry media said that al-Baghdadi was believed to have been killed in an airstrike in Syria.  U.S. officials, however, said they don't have any proof confirming the Daesh leader's death.      "Al-Baghdadi is still hiding in Syria in an area outside [the northern Syrian province of] Raqqah," Abu Ali al-Basri, the head of the intelligence and anti-terrorism department at the ...

150 Saudi intelligence officers joined Daesh in Mosul battle: Report

1396/4/23 | 16:54
Saudi Arabia had dispatched more than 100 intelligence officers to Mosul to join the Takfiri Daesh militants and direct them in battles against Iraqi government forces and allied fighters from Popular Mobilization Units, a recent report has revealed.  Lebanon-based Arabic-language al-Manar television network, citing a report published by Qatari al-Sharq newspaper, revealed that 150 Saudi intelligence agents were fighting alongside Daesh members in Mosul, and working hard to extend the battle. The paper added that Iraqi government forces ...