A group of teenagers from London had planned to travel to Syria via Turkey only for their school to notify anti-terror police.
Isis and Islamic State news and updates in global fight against terror
US Central Command expresses "serious concern" at clip posted onto YouTube of weapon being fired into driver's window.
Jan 11, 2018
By Ewan Palmer
An Isis soldier who was shot in the head has been refused emergency surgery by Austria's interior ministry.
Jan 11, 2018
By James Hetherington
A top leader in the US military refused to mince his words when he issued a violent threat to terrorist group Isis.
Kosher store in Paris suburb Créteil was destroyed by fire in a suspected arson attack on the third anniversary of a terror attack by an Isis gunman against a kosher supermarket.
Jan 9, 2018
By Isabelle Gerretsen
Abu Omer – known as "White Beard" thanks to his impressive facial hair – was arrested in Mosul at the beginning of the year
A 50-year-old father of four has been accused of sharing videos that prosecutors allege encourage terrorism, including one featuring Tony Blair, the Old Bailey has heard.
Jan 8, 2018
By James Tennent
Asylum seeker Munir Mohammed volunteered for a 'lone wolf' mission and drafted in the help of pharmacist Rowaida El-Hassan, who he met on SingleMuslim.com.
The UK has lost track of hundreds of British jihadist fighters who travelled to the Middle East to join radical Islamic groups, the security minister admitted.
Suicide bomber detonates himself in a crowded place in Afghan capital, killing at least 20 people and injuring several others.
The Isis' Egyptian faction vows to overthrow Hamas from Gaza Strip for failing to stop President Donald Trump on his Jerusalem move.
The NYPD said it was investigating the images but "at this time there are no credible threats related to New York City".
Jan 3, 2018
By Divya Kishore
In a separate incident, a bomb went off in the same Nagarhar province killing as many as 18 people.
Home Office confirmed it was discussing plan to use "border force special volunteers" to bolster border force, which carries out controls on goods and people entering the UK.
Dec 31, 2017
By Staff Reporter
Iraqi courts are sending alleged Islamic State fighters to death in rapid-fire trials lasting less than 20 minutes, according to reports.
The attack, which involved at least three explosions, occurred during a panel discussion on the anniversary of the 1979 Soviet invasion of Afghanistan.
Iran's supreme leader says Donald Trump's government is one of the "most cruel and corrupt" in the world.
At least 40 people are killed and scores of others left injured when the explosion occured in the western area of Kabul.
Isis fighters fleeing Iraq and Syria are thought to have headed towards Turkey, the route many British travelled to join the group.
The Egyptian government hangs 15 extremists linked to the Islamic State in two prisons located in northern Egypt.
Dec 27, 2017
By Vasudevan Sridharan