A court in Tajikistan sentenced a 71-year old woman to 12 years in prison after having links to the Islamic State group.
A court in Tajikistan has sentenced a 71-year-old woman to 12 years in jail after she attempted, along with several other relatives, to join the ranks of the Islamic State group in Syria.
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A riot at a high-security prison in Khujand, Tajikistan, known for holding convicted terrorists, including ISIL members, leaves at least 27 people dead.
The Central Criminal Court in Baghdad, Iraq, sentences nineteen Russian women, six Azerbaijani women, and four Tajikistani women to life in prison for membership to ISIL.
Germany says it will amend the German nationality law to strip dual nationals of their citizenship who have fought for foreign militant groups, such as ISIL.
Syrian Democratic Forces declares progress in Syria after an ISIL camp on the outskirts of Baghuz is captured.
The United Kingdom Minister for Security, Ben Wallace, says he has reason to believe British photojournalist John Cantlie is still alive and is being held hostage by surviving Islamic State militants.