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article 23 November 2014 UK, Iraq
British 'mercenaries' fighting Islamic State - who are they?
British 'mercenaries' fighting Islamic State - who are they?

Former British soldiers are reportedly in northern Syria battling the Islamic State group alongside Kurdish fighters - but who are they? And what happens when they come back?

article 20 November 2014 UK, Iraq
News
The three faces of French terror

Security services are seeking to identify three jihadi fighters that burn their French passports and call on fellow French citizens to join them in Syria and Iraq.

article 18 November 2014 World, Iraq
Islamic State
No escape for Europe as terrorism on the rise

Terrorist incidents are much higher in European OECD countries than North American and Latin American countries in 2013, according to new figures.

article 17 November 2014 UK, Syria
Nasser Muthana
Britons 'involved in IS murders'

Two British jihadis may have been involved in the latest Islamic State video killings, as world leaders condemn the murder of US aid worker Peter Kassig.

video 16 November 2014 World, Syria

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Peter Kassig 'saved countless lives' in Syria - video

The Wall Street Journal correspondent Maria Abi-Habib tells Cathy Newman that despite her friend Peter Kassig converting to Islam, it seems militants were "not making an exception for anybody".

article 16 November 2014 World, United States
Peter Kassig
Islamic State militants murder US aid worker Kassig

A video purporting to show the murder of US aid worker Peter Kassig by the Islamic State group is released online.

video 14 November 2014 UK, Iraq

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British foreign policy 'fosters ideologies of hate' - video

A father whose two teenage sons died "fighting Bashar al-Assad" defends his third son - who is still in Syria.

post 14 November 2014
Read more on FactCheck FactCheck: how tough are we getting with the jihadis?

David Cameron wants to cancel the passports of people suspected of fighting for groups like Islamic State. Is he going far enough?

article 14 November 2014 UK, Syria
Isis
Should Cameron ban Britons fighting in Syria from the UK?

British jihadists who fight for Isis in Syria or in Iraq could be prevented from returning to the UK, David Cameron announces.

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