Isis

  • Man who tried to join ISIS is released from halfway house!

    A Twin Cities man serving 20 years of supervised release for conspiring to join the Islamic State has been released from his federal halfway house. U.S. District Judge Michael Davis granted 21-year-old Abdullahi Mohamud Yusuf’s release to his family Thursday. While at the halfway house, Yusuf received counseling, mentoring...
  • Former Boxing Champion turned ISIS extremist supporter arrested with girlfriend!

    A former champion boxer who became an ISIS-supporting extremist has been jailed for 10 months after illegally sub-letting his home. Anthony Small, 36, who won the British and Commonwealth championship belt in 2009, and partner Maryam Malik, 25, charged nearly £1,000 a month to tenants living in two south London housing association...
  • Terror suspect in New York attack request to have ISIS flag in hospital room

    The suspect in a deadly truck rampage was inspired by the Islamic State group’s online videos and plotted his New York City attack for two months, renting a truck ahead of time to practice turning it, federal authorities said in a criminal complaint bringing terrorism charges against the Uzbek immigrant. Sayfullo...
  • Handwritten notes of terror suspect shows NYC attack was planned out for weeks

    Police say the man suspected of deliberately mowing down bicyclists and pedestrians in lower Manhattan on Tuesday had been planning the terrorist attack “for a number of weeks” and closely followed instructions published online by the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS). John Miller, the deputy commissioner for counterterrorism for...
  • Police: Truck attack suspect ‘did this in the name of ISIS’

    NEW YORK (AP) – The Uzbek immigrant accused of using a truck to mow people down along a bike path, killing eight, “did this in the name of ISIS” and followed the extremist group’s online instructions practically to the letter, police said Wednesday. Investigators, meanwhile, were at the hospital bedside...
  • Report: City of Raqqa, a Syrian city has been liberated from Islamic State

    The city of Raqqa has been completely liberated from the Islamic State after a four-month battle, a U.S.-backed force and the the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitoring group said Tuesday. Brig. Gen. Talal Sillo, a commander with the Kurdish forces fighting the extremists, told The Associated Press that the clashes in the city had ended....
  • Men arrested for an alleged ISIS-inspired plot in New York City

    An alleged ISIS-inspired plot targeting New York City was revealed today after the case was unsealed. Three men have been arrested in connection with the alleged plot, which was described as more aspirational than operational. According to a Justice Department press release, Abdulrahman el Bahnasawy, a 19-year-old Canadian citizen, purchased...
  • US traitor fighting for ISIS surrenders to American troops in Syria!

    A U.S. citizen fighting for ISIS surrendered to American-backed forces in Syria this week, according to the Pentagon. The individual, who surrendered to Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) on or around September 12th, has since been turned over to U.S. forces, said Eric Pahon, Department of Defense spokesperson. “The U.S....
  • Isis recruit reported in by wife!

    A Muslim convert has been convicted of planning to join Islamic State in Syria – after his pregnant wife ‘snitched’ on him. Ismael Watson was sent back to Britain after he was stopped trying to cross the border from Turkey into Syria, the Old Bailey heard. Great Barr man...