Islamic State

A terrorist organisation

Afghanistan

IS claims responsibility of suicide attack on Kandahar Shiite mosque

The Friday assault came just a week after another IS-claimed attack on Shiite worshippers at a mosque in the northern city of Kunduz that killed more than 60 people

Suicide attack on Kandahar Shiite mosque toll rises to 41, IS claims responsibility

At least 32 dead, 53 wounded in Afghan Shiite mosque blast: medic

At least 32 people were killed and 53 wounded when explosions hit a Shiite mosque in the Afghan city of Kandahar on Friday

At least 32 dead, 53 wounded in Afghan Shiite mosque blast: medic

Extremists from Iraq, Syria with ties to IS entering Afghanistan: Putin

Zakharova said Russia expected a delegation of the Taliban -- banned in the country as a terrorist group -- to arrive in Moscow next week for talks on Afghanistan

Taliban members drive along a road in the centre of Kabul on 14 October 2021

Afghanistan

Taliban size up the threat from a tenacious IS-K

The Taliban's efforts to bring stability to Afghanistan have been dogged by a series of bloody attacks by operatives from the IS-K

 A Taliban fighter sits along a road in Kunduz on 10 October, 2021

ICC prosecutor leaves US out of Afghan probe

The International Criminal Court's new prosecutor said Monday he would focus on the Taliban and Islamic State-Khorasan's actions in Afghanistan instead of alleged US crimes

ICC prosecutor leaves US out of Afghan probe

IS claims attacks against Taliban in Jalalabad

Islamic State-Khorasan (IS-K) on Sunday claimed weekend attacks against the Taliban in the Afghan city of Jalalabad, in two statements carried by IS's propaganda arm Amaq

Taliban members and people gather at the site of a bomb explosion which targeted a pickup truck carrying Taliban fighters in Jalalabad on 19 September, 2021, a day after at least two people were killed in a series of blasts in the area

Bangladeshi couple sentenced in the US for conspiring to support IS

The couple provided financial support to two of Khan’s brothers who travelled to Syria to join the Islamic State

The Department of Justice (DOJ) logo is pictured on a wall in New York, United States, 5 December, 2013

IS attack kills 13 Iraqi police: security, medics

Thirteen Iraqi policemen were killed in an Islamic State group attack against a checkpoint in the country's north early Sunday, security and medical sources said.

IS attack kills 13 Iraqi police: security, medics

IS-inspired attacker shot dead after New Zealand supermarket knife rampage

An Islamic State-inspired attacker injured six people in a New Zealand supermarket knife rampage Friday, before being shot dead by undercover police officers who had him under round-the-clock ...

IS-inspired attacker shot dead after New Zealand supermarket knife rampage
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