Islamic State

The Kremlin claimed – without evidence – that the West facilitated last Friday's mass shooting.
The Islamic State has already taken responsibility.
It was Begum's second appeal to return to the place of her birth.
US president denounces suicide bombing that saw 12 US troops and dozens of Afghan civilians killed.
Stripping Begum’s citizenship was a jingoistic act that didn’t make Britain any safer. She is British, and deserves sentencing here, writes Maighna Nanu.
Safiyya Amira Shaikh admitted planning an attack on the cathedral and a hotel.
US officials have released video footage of the raid that led to the death of ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi. The man who proclaimed a caliphate across a vast swathe of land was corned in a tunnel, blowing himself up alongside two children. His remains were buried at sea within 24 hours of his death.
The headline on the obituary for Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi has since been changed, but critics are outraged.
The teenager, from Blackburn, Lancashire, plotted to murder police officers in Australia at the Anzac Day parade in 2015.
There has been no evidence to back the claims.