Tagged: Islamic state

Drone Video Shows Devastation in Raqqa

Drone video from Raqqa, Syria shows neighborhoods reduced to rubble and few signs of civilian life. Kurdish-led forces announced on Thursday that they had driven Islamic State militants out after weeks of fighting.


McGurk: All Ground Retaken from IS Has Held

The U.S. Special Presidential Envoy for the Global Coalition to Counter ISIL (the Islamic State group) said “about 80,000 square kilometers that used to be controlled by ISIS are no longer controlled by ISIS.”


What We Know About ISIS-related Crimes in the US

Over the past few years, Islamic State operatives or sympathizers have carried out attacks on civilians around the world, and U.S. federal prosecutors have brought ISIS-related terrorism charges in 135 cases. This week, the...