James Foley

BAD YEAR: 2014 wasn't a good year for journalists
American journalist James Foley
In Depth

BAD YEAR: 2014 wasn't a good year for journalists

From journalists to breastfeeding mums - the groups that have experienced a year of loss and disappointment
27 Dec 2014
UK: Tornados' first strikes against Islamic State
Royal Air Force Tornado aircraft
In Brief

UK: Tornados' first strikes against Islamic State

Attacks will prompt 'relief' for government after fanfare of air strikes vote, but 'anxiety' for hostages
1 Oct 2014
ISLAMIC STATE: UK strategy on freeing British hostags
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In Depth

ISLAMIC STATE: UK strategy on freeing British hostags

Second John Cantlie propaganda video released by militants accusing UK of 'abandoning' its hostages
23 Sep 2014
ISLAMIC STATE: John Cantlie video released
John Cantlie
In Brief

ISLAMIC STATE: John Cantlie video released

Video 'marks a new departure' for IS filmmakers as hostage delivers 'composed propaganda message'
19 Sep 2014
LA and Iraq united by gangsta craving for honour and respect
Charles Laurence
In Depth

LA and Iraq united by gangsta craving for honour and respect

What does shooting of Suge Knight have to do with execution of James Foley? Possibly a great deal
26 Aug 2014
Beheading brings calls for tough laws to tackle UK jihadists
The Mole
In Depth

Beheading brings calls for tough laws to tackle UK jihadists

House arrest measures needed, says Carlile, and Clegg 'was wrong to block snooper's charter'
22 Aug 2014
How are British jihadists travelling to Syria and Iraq?
Jihadists
In Brief

How are British jihadists travelling to Syria and Iraq?

Budget flights and 'distressingly porous' borders are enabling Britons to fight in the Middle East
21 Aug 2014

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THE MOLE: British executioner ends PM's break
The Mole
In Depth

THE MOLE: British executioner ends PM's break

Cameron appears to agree with John Humphrys that his holiday was 'unseemly' after beheading
20 Aug 2014
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