US gov’t helping confirm Abu Dar’s death

Credit to Author: besguerra| Date: Sun, 17 Mar 2019 21:16:54 +0000

US gov’t helping confirm Abu Dar’s death

COTABATO CITY — The US government is helping the Philippine military confirm whether one of two terrorists slain by Philippine soldiers in Lanao del Sur was Abu Sayyaf leader Abu Dar, one of the Islamic State (IS) followers who led the siege on Marawi City that left more than 1,000 people dead. Col. Romeo Brawner, […]

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Military still verifying possible death of terror leader Abu Dar

Credit to Author: besguerra| Date: Sat, 16 Mar 2019 05:16:26 +0000

Military still verifying possible death of terror leader Abu Dar

MARAWI CITY — Top military officials are still validating whether one of the four suspected terrorists killed in a clash Thursday with government troops in Tubaran town in Lanao del Sur was Abu Dar, believed to be the successor of Isnilon Hapilon, reported emir of the Islamic State in Southeast Asia.

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5 dead in fierce fighting in Lanao Sur

Credit to Author: AL JACINTO, TMT| Date: Fri, 15 Mar 2019 09:55:01 +0000

ZAMBOANGA CITY – Three soldiers and two members of the pro-IS Maute group were killed in a vicious battle in southern Philippines, security officials confirmed Friday. Lt. Gen. Arnel dela…READ

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‘Tinnie terrorists’ jailed in Australia for plot to sail to PH, join Muslim separatists

Credit to Author: kadraneda| Date: Fri, 22 Feb 2019 09:54:21 +0000

Four Australians were jailed Friday for hatching a plot to sail a boat to the southern Philippines and overthrow the local government.

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US says Alabama woman who joined Islamic State isn’t citizen

Credit to Author: Dennis Maliwanag| Date: Thu, 21 Feb 2019 00:00:21 +0000

US says Alabama woman who joined Islamic State isn't citizen

WASHINGTON — An Alabama woman who joined the Islamic State group in Syria won’t be allowed to return to the United States with her toddler son because she is not an American citizen, the U.S. said on Wednesday. Her lawyer is challenging that claim. In a brief statement, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo gave no […]

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US says Alabama woman who joined Islamic State isn’t citizen

Credit to Author: Dennis Maliwanag| Date: Thu, 21 Feb 2019 00:00:21 +0000

US says Alabama woman who joined Islamic State isn't citizen

WASHINGTON — An Alabama woman who joined the Islamic State group in Syria won’t be allowed to return to the United States with her toddler son because she is not an American citizen, the U.S. said on Wednesday. Her lawyer is challenging that claim. In a brief statement, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo gave no […]

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Trump administration says US-born jihadist can’t return

Credit to Author: cbibe| Date: Wed, 20 Feb 2019 22:43:26 +0000

Trump administration says US-born jihadist can't return

The US said it would refuse to take back a US-born Islamic State woman who wants to return from Syria, saying she is no longer a citizen.

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Trump administration says US-born jihadist can’t return

Credit to Author: cbibe| Date: Wed, 20 Feb 2019 22:43:26 +0000

Trump administration says US-born jihadist can't return

The US said it would refuse to take back a US-born Islamic State woman who wants to return from Syria, saying she is no longer a citizen.

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Britain plans to strip IS teen of UK citizenship

Credit to Author: Dennis Maliwanag| Date: Tue, 19 Feb 2019 22:53:03 +0000

Britain plans to strip IS teen of UK citizenship

Shamima Begum, a London teenager who left Britain four years ago to join the Islamic State group, is to be stripped of her U.K. citizenship by the government, her family’s lawyer said Tuesday.

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