Pentagon image on US strikes in Syria

Islamic State: are US air strikes in Syria breaking the law?

Briefing Wed 24 Sep, AT 12:26

US launches attacks on Islamic State without UN mandate or consent from the Syrian regime

Islamic Jihadists in training

Islamic State: its weapons and where it gets them

Analysis Tue 9 Sep, AT 16:07

From Croation pistols to American semi-automatic rifles, Islamic State has no shortage of weapons

The Mole

UK could join bombing runs against IS at end of next week

Fri 5 Sep, AT 10:52 The Mole

William Hague makes it clear that prior approval from Parliament would not be necessary

The jihadist Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant

The five best Twitter accounts for Islamic State news

Analysis Fri 5 Sep, AT 09:40

Follow these people on Twitter to sort through the deluge of information – and misinformation – on Islamic State

Robert Fox

Defeating IS: why Cameron needs to get back to work

Fri 22 Aug, AT 12:21 Robert Fox

And why the PM must accept that destroying the Sunni fanatics will necessitate 'boots on the ground'

The Mole

Beheading brings calls for tough laws to tackle UK jihadists

Fri 22 Aug, AT 10:34 The Mole

House arrest measures needed, says Carlile, and Clegg 'was wrong to block snooper's charter'

The Mole

Cameron gives up holiday as UK executioner raises stakes

Wed 20 Aug, AT 11:13 The Mole

Cameron appears to agree with John Humphrys that his holiday was 'unseemly' after beheading

Syrian rebels take cover behind a barricade in Aleppo

Syria: who are the rebel groups fighting against Assad?

Summary Thu 14 Aug, AT 13:24

Islamic State militants and Assad's forces encircle Aleppo in what could be tipping point of civil war

Recep Tayyip Erdogan is set to become Turkey's first directly elected president

Erdogan: why is Turkey's new president such a divisive figure?

Profile Mon 11 Aug, AT 15:43

Promising a 'new Turkey', the former prime minister is yet to silence his critics after over a decade in power

Crispin Black

UK should rescue Christian victims of Islamist savagery

Mon 11 Aug, AT 08:58 Crispin Black

We took in the Ugandan Asians in 1972 – today we must offer safety to Christians and Yazidis

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