BNO News



Islamic State



 6 hrs | ISIS destroys Mosul mosque where it declared caliphate

              An iconic mosque in the Iraqi city of Mosul, where Islamic State (ISIS) leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi declared a "caliphate" in 2014, has been destroyed by suspected ISIS militants as they continue to lose territory. (more)   

  Mosul, Iraq        106 UPDATES



 1 day | Islamic State’s chief cleric Turki al-Bin’ali killed in airstrike in Syria

              Turki al-Bin’ali, the Grand Mufti or chief cleric of the Islamic State group (ISIS), was killed in an airstrike in Syria last month, the U.S.-led coalition said on Tuesday. It marks one of the most high-profile killings yet. (more)   

  Mayadin, Syria        106 UPDATES


 1 mon | Regional ISIS leader Abdul Hasib killed in Afghan-U.S. raid

              Abdul Hasib, the Islamic State's top leader for Afghanistan and Pakistan, was killed last month in a joint Afghan-U.S. operation, the U.S. military said on Sunday, less than a year after the group's previous leader was also killed. (more)   

  Afghanistan        106 UPDATES


  4 months | ISIS car bomb kills at least 51 at rebel checkpoint in Syria

              More than 50 people have been killed, most of them civilians, and others are injured after a car bomb exploded at a security checkpoint controlled by rebels in northwest Syria. The Islamic State group has claimed responsibility. (more)   

  Sousian, Syria        106 UPDATES


 5 months | U.S. special forces carry out ground operation in Syria

              U.S. special forces have carried out a ground operation in Syria, targeting vehicles thought to be carrying senior leaders of the Islamic State (ISIS) group. The results of the operation have not yet been made public. (more)   

  Syria        106 UPDATES


 6 months | ISIS militants linked to Paris attacks killed in airstrike

              Three senior commanders of the Islamic State group, including two who were allegedly involved in facilitating last year's deadly terror attacks in Paris, have been killed in a coalition airstrike in Syria, the U.S. military says. (more)   

  Raqqa, Syria        106 UPDATES


 6 months | Top ISIS commander killed in clashes in Russia’s Caucasus region

              Rustam Asildarov, the Islamic State's top leader for its branch in southwest Russia, was among five militants who were killed in clashes with security forces, Russian officials say. Weapons and explosives were found at the scene. (more)   

  Makhachkala, Russia        106 UPDATES



 8 months | Iraq launches military offensive to retake Mosul from ISIS

              A military offensive to end the Islamic State's occupation of the Iraqi city of Mosul has begun, Prime Minister Haider Al-Abadi announced on early Monday, nearly 2.5 years after militants seized control of the city.   

  Mosul, Iraq        106 UPDATES



 9 months | Suspect in Sydney stabbing was ‘inspired’ by ISIS

              A 22-year-old man accused of stabbing a man in Sydney and attempting to stab a police officer was inspired by the Islamic State group (ISIS), police say. It comes just days after the group called on its supporters in Australia to carry out lone wolf attacks.   

  Sydney, Australia        106 UPDATES


  10 months | U.S.-led airstrike ‘kills civilians’ in Syrian city of Raqqa

              A number of civilians are believed to have been killed after a U.S.-led airstrike in the ISIS-occupied Syrian city of Raqqa, the U.S. military reports. It comes on the heels of other coalition airstrikes in which civilians are believed to have been killed. (more)   

  Raqqa, Syria        106 UPDATES




California earthquake: Tremor felt in Berkeley and Oakland     7 hrs  

Police officer stabbed at Michigan airport in ‘act of terrorism’     12 hrs  

Florida Amber Alert: Alanda McCoy abducted from Milton     13 hrs  

Florida Amber Alert: Jessica Matias-Francisco abducted from Fort Myers     2 days  

WATCH LIVE: Sky News coverage of London incident     3 days  

email alerts

Just want the important news? Sign up now for the fastest email alerts from BNO News. Click here to get started!