Islamic State

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Looking for Isis – Inside the 16 July Guardian Weekly
On the trail of Islamic State in Iraq. Plus, a tale of two Englands
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Graham Snowdon

14, Jul, 2021 @8:00 AM

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‘They will never let go’: Isis fighters regroup in the heart of Iraq
Iraqi special forces hunt Isis in lowlands south of Kirkuk, where the militants keep on the move, seeking to regain territorial control

Ghaith Abdul-Ahad in Iraq

11, Jul, 2021 @9:00 AM

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How women of Isis in Syrian camps are marrying their way to freedom
Exclusive: hundreds of al-Hawl camp detainees have been smuggled out using bribes gifted by husbands they met online

Bethan McKernan , Vera Mironova and Emma Graham-Harrison

02, Jul, 2021 @1:02 PM

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US pushes France and UK to take Isis fighters back from Iraq and Syria
US secretary of state, Antony Blinken, says detention of former fighters in camps is untenable

Patrick Wintour Diplomatic editor

28, Jun, 2021 @1:12 PM

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Isis-linked groups open up new fronts across sub-Saharan Africa
Military victories combined with new alliances and shifts in strategy reinforce militants’ position across much of continent

Jason Burke Africa correspondent

25, Jun, 2021 @4:00 AM

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The Return: Life After Isis review – prepare to question all you know about Shamima Begum
This shocking film follows the so-called Isis brides stuck in a refugee camp in Syria. Their stories are terrible – and their lack of remorse is palpable

Lucy Mangan

15, Jun, 2021 @10:00 PM

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Boko Haram leader killed on direct orders of Islamic State
Isis ordered death of Abubakar Shekau over concerns about indiscriminate targeting of ‘believers’

Jason Burke Africa correspondent

07, Jun, 2021 @9:01 AM

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Nigerian president’s vow to end violence lies in tatters as insurgencies grow
Analysis: jihadists regroup after Boko Haram ‘defeat’ in the north while secessionist forces grow in south-east

Emmanuel Akinwotu

24, May, 2021 @12:24 PM

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Isis-linked fighters in Nigeria cannot claim reward for Boko Haram leader, says US
State department had offered a $7m reward for Abubakar Shekau, believed killed or badly injured

Jason Burke Africa correspondent

21, May, 2021 @12:24 PM

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‘Hosnia had dreams’: grief in Kabul as girls’ school targeted
Hazara community in mourning but defiant after more than 60 people killed in school bomb blasts

Stefanie Glinski in Kabul

14, May, 2021 @6:00 AM

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Contractors accused of rescuing white workers first after Mozambique attack
Amnesty International says private military firm in Cabo Delgado abandoned others to their fate

Jason Burke Africa correspondent

13, May, 2021 @6:13 PM

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UK urged to repatriate family with Covid from camp on Syria-Iraq border
Charity says family, likely to include victims of trafficking, is unable to access adequate care

Ben Quinn

12, May, 2021 @8:49 AM

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