Tag: IS

Spain: 19-year old Moroccan woman arrested for IS propaganda

April 6, 2017

Spanish security authorities in Catalonia announced Wednesday the arrest of a 19-year old Moroccan woman charged for apology and recruitment for the Islamic State group ... Read More

Moroccan intelligence services to help secure tourism sites in Europe

April 4, 2017

European intelligence services requested their Moroccan counterparts’ assistance in a bid to protect tourist sites as holidaymakers prepare to assault European summer resorts and beaches. ... Read More

Maghreb-Sahel: Exodus of IS Fighters from Conflict Zones, UN Warns

February 8, 2017

The United Nations warned Maghreb and Sahel countries of the relocation of Islamic State fighters fleeing defeats in Iraq, Syria and Libya. "There are great ... Read More

Moroccan Linked to Paris Attacks Arrested in Germany

December 22, 2016

A Moroccan man identified as Redouane S. has been nabbed and charged for belonging to the Islamic State group (IS) terror cell that masterminded the ... Read More

Libya: Sirte is ISIS-Free but Terrorism War Unfinished, PM Serraj

December 19, 2016

Prime Minister-designate of the UN-backed Libyan Government of National Accord (GNA) Fayez al-Serraj has officially announced “the end of military operations” against the Islamic State ... Read More

Tunisia: Head of National Security resigns

December 16, 2016

Head of Tunisian national security, Abderrahmane Belhaj Ali, has resigned, only one year after he was named to the position, the interior ministry said in ... Read More

Germany: Tunisian Arrested for Alleged Membership with IS Group

December 16, 2016

A young Tunisian has been arrested for alleged membership with the Islamic State group and for having terror intention, reports say. Identified as Charfeddine T, ... Read More

Tunisia: Online Groups Call for National Front against Jihadists’ Return

December 15, 2016

Two online movements have called for national unification in front of looming return of Tunisian terrorists fighting in the ranks of terrorist organizations abroad. Thousands ... Read More

Egypt: IS Claims Sunday Bombing of Coptic Church

December 14, 2016

The Islamic State group (IS) Tuesday said it was behind the suicide bombing of a Coptic church in capital Cairo, perpetrated on Sunday. The group ... Read More

Libya: GNA forces rescue last buildings from IS in Sirte

December 7, 2016

Libyan forces aligned with UN-backed unity government Tuesday said they took last few buildings controlled by the Islamic State group (IS) in the city of ... Read More