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Islamic State Is Islam's Enemy, Saudi Grand Mufti Says -- "Terrorism has no place in Islam"

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia — Aug 19, 2014, 2:36 PM ET

Saudi Arabia’s top cleric said Tuesday that extremism and the ideologies of groups like the Islamic State and al-Qaida are Islam’s No. 638 more words

Radical Islamist Group ISIS: "Full-blown army" -- "Worse than al-Qaida" in its doctrine, ambition and, increasingly, in its threat to U.S. interests

By Andrea Billups

Militant Islamist ISIS fighters on a tank in northern Raqqa province, Iraq,  June 30, 2014. Credit: Reuters/Stringer

The radical Islamist group terrorizing Iraq and ousting Christians there has threatened President Barack Obama, U.S. 390 more words

Sunni militants have announced formation of Islamic state -- Demanding Muslims around the world swear their allegiance

  • Sunni militants have announced formation of Islamic state in Middle East
  • They demand Muslims around the world swear allegiance to the caliphate
  • Claim leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi now has authority over all Muslims…
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ISIL declares new 'Islamic caliphate'

In this Saturday, June 28, 2014 photo, Iraqi security forces hold up a flag of the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant they captured during an operation to regain control of Dallah Abbas north of Baqouba, the capital of Iraq’s Diyala province, 35 miles (60 kilometers) northeast of Baghdad, Iraq. 1,235 more words