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Germany: IS sympathizer jailed 10 years over poisoning plan
Planning a ricin attack in Germany has ended in 10 years of jail time for an IS adherent. The Dusseldorf court heard that the Tunisian and his wife had stashed toxins and bomb components in their Cologne apartment.
Iraqi Kurdistan PM Barzani warns of 'great possibility' of IS group returning
In an exclusive interview with FRANCE 24, Masrour Barzani, Prime Minister of the Kurdistan Region of Iraq, warned "there is a great possibility for ISIS (the IS group) to come back" and urged the international community to take action.
NATO chief warns 'fight against IS is not over'
27 Oct 2019
Jens Stoltenberg has warned that NATO must continue its fight against IS after the US withdrawal from Syria. He welcomed Germany's call for an international presence in Syria as a possible political solution.
'Islamic State' returnees in Kosovo guided back into society
2 Oct 2019
Thousands of foreign 'IS' supporters are held in Kurdish camps in Syria. Most European countries refuse to repatriate them, but Kosovo is bringing its citizens home. DW met with one female returnee under house arrest.
Islamic State leader al-Baghdadi appears in new video
30 Apr 2019
For the first time in five years, the leader of IS has appeared on video. He talks about recent incidents, including the fall of Baghouz last month, and praises the Sri Lanka attacks.
Iraq tortured alleged IS children to coerce confessions: Human Rights Watch
14 Mar 2019
Human Rights Watch has accused Iraq of violating laws that protect children who are recruited by armed groups. It cited "deeply flawed screening processes" and use of torture to extract confessions of IS membership.
Mosul residents try to recreate lives in the rubble
22 Jul 2018
Now, a year after the IS were driven out, people in Mosul face the destruction of their society as reconciliation is a distant hope.
Mass destruction in Deir al-Zor after Syrian gov't declares victory over IS
5 Nov 2017
Mass destruction in Deir al-Zor after Syrian gov't declares victory over IS.
Syrian army and allies secure road after IS attack in Deir al-Zor -Hezbollah
30 Sep 2017
Syrian army and allies secure road after IS attack in Deir al-Zor -Hezbollah.
Syrian Democratic Forces make headway in battle for Raqqa against IS
29 Jul 2017
The SDF say they are continuing to push further into the Syrian city of Raqqa in the fight against IS.
U.S. joins battle as Philippines takes losses in besieged city
10 Jun 2017
The Philippines army says US special forces are helping them to retake the southern city of Marawi from IS-linked militants.
Iraqi federal police blow up large IS weapons cache
4 Jun 2017
Iraqi federal police blow up large IS weapons cache.