IS militancy

IS destroys ancient monastery in Iraq

Satellite images confirm the oldest Christian monastery in Iraq has been destroyed by the jihadist group Islamic State (IS).

May 2, 2016
May 2, 2016

Motion Timeline: 29 killings in 4 years

Since 2013, at least 29 secular activists, publishers, minorities and advocates of free thinking have been killed in grisly attacks, which are believed to be works of militants. Trial for only one such brutal attack has been completed so far.

January 20, 2016
January 20, 2016

IS destroys ancient monastery in Iraq

Satellite images confirm the oldest Christian monastery in Iraq has been destroyed by the jihadist group Islamic State (IS).

November 19, 2015
November 19, 2015

IS claims attack on Italian missionary in Bangladesh

The Islamic State group claims responsibility for shooting and wounding an Italian priest in Bangladesh.