Eight Americans taken into Kurdish custody in northeastern Syria during the fight against the Islamic State have been repatriated to the United States.
Lawyers for a Navy SEAL accused of killing an ISIS prisoner in Iraq in 2017 want the case thrown out because of alleged misconduct by the prosecution.
Mustafa Mohammed Ibrahim became the fourth French citizen to be sentenced to death by a Baghdad court for joining the Islamic State.
The Islamic State has collapsed. But now, the lingering question is what do we do with all the captured foreign fighters and their families?
The link between local militants and the Islamic State is unclear. But the Sri Lanka attacks showed the enduring ability of ISIS to inspire violence.
The Islamic State claimed responsibility for the attacks Tuesday, while Sri Lankan authorities said that Islamist extremists had carried out the attacks in retaliation for a white supremacist's attacks on two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand, on March 15, that left 50 Muslims dead.
The Islamic State and al-Qaeda are waging a deadly contest for territory, recruits and influence in Yemen that is dividing tribes and deepening instability in the Middle East's poorest nation, according to tribal leaders, security officials and analysts.
The “control orders” of yesteryear, which placed tough restrictions on the activities of suspected terrorists, are no more, having succumbed to a campaign against them. In their place are the comparatively toothless Terrorism Prevention and Investigation Measures, or TPIMs, which are rarely used and extremely expensive.
Russia is no stranger to Islamist extremism, having for years battled a homegrown insurgency in its majority-Muslim North Caucasus in the aftermath of two bloody wars for independence in Chechnya.
Nadia Murad is a Yazidi activist and advocate for survivors of genocide and sexual violence. She was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 2018.