Tag Archives: ISIS

ISIS Claims Responsibility For The Sri Lanka Bombings Which Led To The Death Of 310 People

The Islamic State has reportedly claimed responsibility for the suicide bombings which led to the death of 310 persons in Sri Lanka. In a statement carried by the extremist group’s mouthpiece Amaq, the group said it targeted Christians and Sri Lanka citizens. “Those, who carried out the attack that targeted the citizens of the coalition…

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Isis Claims Responsibility for Toronto Attack That Killed Two

The Islamic State (ISIS) group on Wednesday claimed responsibility for a weekend shooting that killed two people, injured 13 in Canada’s Toronto. The group’s propaganda agency Amaq said the attacker was carried out by “one of the soldiers of the Islamic State”. “He carried out the attack in response to calls to target nationals of…

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Police Names Suspected Suicide Bomber As ISIS Claims Responsibility For Manchester Attack

Salman Abedi, 22, has been named by British Police as the suspected suicide bomber who killed 22 people, including children, in an attack on a crowded concert hall in Manchester on Monday night. Police said they were trying to establish whether he had acted alone or with help from others. Two U.S. officials who have been in…

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Boko Haram: ‘I Was Deceived’ – Abubakar Shekau Resurfaces, Reacts To Appointment Of New Leader In Audio Message

  The elusive and now reportedly ousted leader of jihadist sect Jama’atuAhlas-Sunnah li-Da’awatiwal-Jihad popularly known as Boko Haram, Abubakar Shekau has reacted to news of IS’s appointment of Abu Musab al-Barnawi as the sects new leader. Shekau according to reports released a recorded message a few hours after ISIS announced news of his successor in the…

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Nice Attack: Terrorist Known Locally As Mohamed Lahouaiej Bouhlel

The killer truck The terrorist gunman who killed at least 84 people 10 of which were children, and left scores injured after he ploughed a 25-tonne truck loaded with guns and hand grenades through the crowd celebrating Bastille Day in the southern French city of Nice yesterday night (read here if you missed),has been identified…

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ISIS Has Launched A Mobile App To Indoctrinate Children – FG Warns Nigerians

  The Federal Government has alerted Nigerians to the existence of a newly-launched mobile application developed by the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) for propagating Jihad to children. This is contained in a statement issued on Thursday in Abuja by the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed. The statement signed by…

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Orlando Nightclub Massacre: Gunman Shoots 50 Dead, Scores Injured, Pledges Alliance To ISIS

 The shooter, Omar Mateen  In what has been labeled the deadliest mass shooting in the United States and terrorist attack since 9/11, Omar Seddique Mateen (29), an American-born man who’d pledged allegiance to ISIS, on Sunday, walked into Pulse club, a gay nightclub in Orlando and shot dead 50 people. According to CNN, Mateen who had…

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Boko Haram Resorts To ‘Strapping Bombs To Birds’ For Suicide Missions

The Commander of a multinational force fighting the Islamist insurgents, Boko Haram, Maj.-Gen. Lamidi Adeosun,  has revealed that the sect has now resorted to strapping bombs to birds as it continues to develop more deadly weapons for its bloody attacks. According to The Independent, a United Kingdom newspaper, Adeosun revealed the discovery at a meeting with American…

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