Islamic State

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Daniel review – terrifying tale of an Isis captive
The family of a photojournalist held in Syria must raise a multimillion-dollar ransom after the Danish government refuses to negotiate

Leslie Felperin

12, Jan, 2021 @2:00 PM

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'We stayed to help others': a Syrian doctor on losing her husband to Covid
Adnan al-Jassim suvived Isis, bombing and wanted to stay in Syria to help others ... then the pandemic hit

Bethan McKernan and Ahmad Haj Hamdo

05, Jan, 2021 @4:06 PM

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Syria: dozens killed in Isis bus attack
Assault reportedly targeted Syrian regime soldiers returning to their posts in Deir ez-Zor, near Iraq border

Bethan McKernan Middle East correspondent

31, Dec, 2020 @1:48 PM

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New York Times admits serious editorial failings over Caliphate podcast
Internal review concludes high standards were not met in corroborating Canadian man’s claims to be Isis executioner

Peter Beaumont

18, Dec, 2020 @3:09 PM

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The big picture: exodus on the road to Mosul, 2016
In 2016, Paolo Pellegrin found an entire village retreating from Isis, among them this young girl

Tim Adams

06, Dec, 2020 @7:00 AM

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Report condemns UK over British women and children held in Syria
Citizenship of dozens held in ‘barbaric’ conditions is being removed in ‘systematic way’

Owen Bowcott and Dan Sabbagh

25, Nov, 2020 @5:00 PM

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Javid advised of 'hostile public sentiment' to Shamima Begum, court told
Officials told then home secretary that withdrawing Isis recruit’s citizenship would not hurt community relations, supreme court hears

Dan Sabbagh and Owen Bowcott

24, Nov, 2020 @8:16 PM

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Shamima Begum still a national security threat, UK supreme court told
MI5 assessments read out at start of appeal over revoking of Isis recruit’s citizenship

Owen Bowcott and Dan Sabbagh

23, Nov, 2020 @4:51 PM

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We Still Have Words review – two fathers come to terms with terror
Georges Salines lost his daughter in the Bataclan terror attack in Paris, while Azdyne Amimour’s son was one of the killers. Their conversation makes a powerful book

Agnès Poirier

16, Nov, 2020 @7:00 AM

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US poll chaos is a boon for the enemies of democracy the whole world over

While Democrats and Republicans squabble in Washington, injustice and violence reigns from Palestine to Mozambique

Simon Tisdall

15, Nov, 2020 @7:30 AM

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More than 40 fleeing Mozambique violence feared dead after boat sinks
Children among those reported drowned as Islamist insurgency drives thousands of families from homes in Cabo Delgado

Kate Hodal

06, Nov, 2020 @3:13 PM

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Police investigate if Vienna attacker was part of wider network
Kujtim Fejzulai believed to have acted alone but known to have been an Isis sympathiser

Kate Connolly in Berlin

04, Nov, 2020 @2:36 PM

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