Daesh (Islamic State)

Khamenei: Collapse of Daesh is defeat of US

Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has said the victory over the Islamic State (IS, Daesh) terrorist group in Iraq and Syria is a defeat of the US in the region, Middle East Monitor reported …

Mass graves holding ´400 Daesh victims´ found in Iraq

Mass graves containing at least 400 suspected Daesh group victims have been found near Hawija in northern Iraq, the regional governor said Saturday. The string of grisly discoveries was made at a military base around three kilometres (two miles) …

Anti-Daesh war cost Iraq $100 billion in losses

Losses from the war on the Daesh terrorist group have cost Iraq $100 billion, Iraqi Prime Minister Haidar al-Abadi said Saturday, Anadolu Agency reported. "Iraq has lost $100 billion in the anti-Daesh war, but we …

Turkish police detain 61 Daesh-linked suspects

At least 61 Daesh-linked terror suspects have been detained in Turkey's eastern Erzurum and northwestern Bursa provinces Sunday, security officials said. The latest detentions bring the total number of terror suspects held by Turkish police …

4 Daesh suspects arrested in Istanbul

Police arrested four Daesh suspects, including two women who were allegedly planning a terror attack in Istanbul, according to a police source, Anadolu Agency reported. The suspects were held in the car park area of Forum Istanbul …

5,600 IS foreign fighters have returned home

At least 5,600 supporters of so-called Islamic State (IS, ISIS, Daesh) have returned to their home countries as it loses ground in Iraq and Syria, BBC reported. The Soufan Center, a US-based think tank, says 33 states have …