Diplomats from Denmark, the Netherlands, and Britain are informed of 'Iran's strong protests over their respective countries' hosting of some members of the terrorist group' behind the attack
(4th UPDATE) The Islamic State claims to have carried out the rare assault in Ahvaz, while Iranian officials accuse 'a foreign regime' backed by the United States of being behind it
Suspects are said to be members of a breakaway faction of the Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters
The Philippine Center for Islam and Democracy's Amina Rasul Bernardo calls on the government to prioritize illiteracy and the lack of infrastructure in Mindanao
Campaigners say it is the first time women in Malaysia have been caned for violating a sharia regulation which forbids same-sex relations
(UPDATED) Military chief General Carlito Galvez Jr says ISIS is the biggest security threat in the Philippines
A US Treasury official says the June 2016 video was 'part of a propaganda campaign to attract radicals to join militant terrorist groups in Southeast Asia'
The 'caliphate will remain, God willing,' Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi says in the recording, addressing followers in the Middle East, Asia, and Africa
Eid al-Adha, or the festival of sacrifice, is marked by Muslims sacrificing animals according to religious traditions at the end of the hajj annual pilgrimage
This contribution is the biggest single cash injection yet for reconstruction efforts in areas formerly controlled by the jihadists
The deadly exchange of fire takes place after the authorities received information that 'terrorist elements' were hiding in the area
President Rodrigo Duterte formally presents the signed Bangsamoro Organic Law to the Moro Islamic Liberation Front
The factors surrounding the attack are telltale red flags that ISIS is looking to establish a more substantial base in the Philippines
It has been dubbed 'Pakistan's dirtiest election' but for now, Khan's victory represents an end to decades of rotating leadership between ruling parties that was punctuated by periods of military rule
Aside from a 4-year prison sentence, the Medan District court orders 21-year-old university student Martinus Gulo to pay a fine of one billion rupiah ($70,000) or spend an additional 6 months in jail
Air strikes by regime ally Russia on a southern jihadist holdout kill 6 civilians
Nafisa Pundog, identified by authorities as the wife of Abu Dar, has a standing warrant of arrest for allegedly possessing a blasting cap/incendiary device
The record high death toll comes despite an unprecedented ceasefire by Afghan security forces and the Taliban last month that was largely respected by both sides, according to the United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan
(UPDATED) Newspapers brand the blast – one of the deadliest in Pakistan's history – a 'massacre'
(UPDATED) At a critical stage of the Bangsamoro peace process, the Philippine military rolls out the red carpet at the headquarters for officials of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front
The military says it foiled an attempt of the Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters to occupy the town hall of Datu Paglas town after a 9-hour operation that included air strikes on Tuesday, July 3
'We imams and rabbis want to lead by good example,' says Muslim theologian Ender Cetin, who rode one of the 25 tandems as part of a 200-strong group of religious leaders and supporters
A statement from the office of Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi does not specify how they were executed, but death sentences in terrorism-related cases are usually carried out by hanging
Raqa International Security Forces says it had received information that terrorist groups working on behalf of ISIS have 'entered Raqa to carry out attacks against stability and security'
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While waiting for the result of the probe, the military sends representatives to provide financial support and condole with the families of the victims
(3rd UPDATE) According to Colonel Romeo Brawner, current reports indicate 5 members of the Maute-ISIS group led by Abu Dar, have been killed. The military is still verifying these reports.
(3rd UPDATE) Further dampening hopes for peace after jubilant scenes during the ceasefire over the Muslim holiday, the Taliban says they will not be extending the truce beyond Sunday night
The attack comes as President Ashraf Ghani announced an extension of the government's week-long ceasefire with the Taliban
"'Pag hindi naman tayo nagka-aregluhan, eh ako nasa gitna, mahirapan ako, sino'ng barilin ko?' asks President Rodrigo Duterte
Ketika kebaikan versi Islam tak lagi bersifat universal
Beragam tradisi masih dipertahankan di masjid yang konon pernah menjadi 'kantor' pusat pemerintahan Raja Demak pertama itu
The military adds that the government and the Moro Islamic Liberation Front are working for the quick return of residents displaced by the offensive
The Moro Islamic Liberation Front seeks to restore deleted provisions in the Bangsamoro Basic Law, which implements a peace deal with the government
The Taliban says 'foreign occupiers are the exception' to the 3-day ceasefire order sent to its fighters around Afghanistan
US President Donald Trump, who has frequently engaged in inflammatory anti-Muslim rhetoric, defied recent custom by not holding a similar event during his first year in office
Warga Tionghoa tidak merasa terganggu dengan pelaksanaan syariat Islam di Aceh, termasuk aturan menutup warung saat Ramadan
The MILF is expected to push hard to restore key provisions that were removed or revised by both chambers
The informant against Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters bombmaker Basit Usman is one of several recipients of reward money totaling P27.6 million in a ceremony in Camp Aguinaldo
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But suspected members of the Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters are able to flee the area before police commandos can apprehend them
By empowering women, we, in turn, empower their communities and change the dynamics of these spaces, leading to the promotion of peace, tolerance, and respect
'Huwag mo ako interview-hin. Baka umiyak ako.' The Philippine military unveils a 'Heroes Wall' inside Marawi camp.
'Some of our military positions between Albu Kamal and Hmeimeh were hit this morning in an aggression by American coalition warplanes,' a military source says
Marawi was a 'setback' for the Maute Group and Isnilon Hapilon's faction in the Abu Sayyaf Group, but it was a 'propaganda victory' for ISIS, says Southeast Asia security expert Zachary Abuza
For more than three years, residents of Raqa were subjected to IS' ultra-strict interpretation of Islamic law – particularly stringent during the holy month of Ramadan.
The nearly 30-day halt is the first of its kind in Indian-controlled Kashmir for nearly two decades, and follows an escalation of violence in recent months in the Muslim-majority Himalayan region
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