Raqqa - Islamic State - ISIS
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Retaking Raqqa from the Islamic State

May 30, 2016 admin 0

The battle for Raqqa, the Islamic State’s self-declared capital in Syria, has begun. The Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) are advancing toward the city, engaging the jihadist group in the villages of al-Hisha, Tal Samen and […]

Abubakar Shekau Boko Haram
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Profile: Boko Haram leader Abubakar Shekau

May 14, 2016 admin 6

Abubakar Shekau is the leader of the Nigerian militant Islamist group Boko Haram, which been behind a deadly insurgency in the north-east of the country for the last five years. Nigeria analyst Abdullahi Tasiu Abubakar […]