Theresa May has hailed an “historic moment” for Iraq as the country insisted it had driven out Islamic State.
Iraq has announced that the fight against Islamic State is over after more than three years of combat operations.
An RAF fighter pilot has been decorated for bravery after saving the lives of Iraqi soldiers fighting Islamic State.
Iraqi forces backed by the US-led coalition have retaken the last town in the country held by the Islamic State group, more than three years after the militants stormed nearly a third of Iraqi territory, officials said.
Iraqi security forces have found mass graves in an area recently retaken from the Islamic State (IS) group that could contain up to 400 bodies.
Vladimir Putin and Donald Trump have agreed to defeat the Islamic State group in Syria, the Kremlin said.
The UK will stand “shoulder to shoulder” with the United States in “defeating the evil of terrorism”, Theresa May has told Donald Trump, after eight people were killed when a pick-up truck ploughed into pedestrians and cyclists on a New York bike path.
The driver in New York’s deadly vehicle attack had been planning it for weeks and did it “in the name of Isis”, a New York police department official has said.
Letting Islamic State jihadis return to the UK is like “inviting the wolf to dinner”, a Briton fighting against the murderous group has warned.
Islamic State (IS) will change its form and return to its “terrorist roots”, a Foreign Office minister has warned, as he hailed the liberation of Raqqa as a “tremendous blow” to the militant group’s ideology.
Britain has one of the largest populations of returning fighters and others who travelled to join Islamic State in the world, a new report suggests.
A minister who said the only way of dealing with British Islamic State (IS) fighters in Syria was to kill most of them has defended the comments.
US-allied forces have captured Syria’s largest oil field from the Islamic State group.
The death toll from a suicide bombing at a Shia mosque in the Afghan capital Kabul has risen to 39, with another 41 people wounded.
A US-backed Syrian force has declared victory over Islamic State in its former de facto capital of Raqqa, declaring the city free of any extremist presence.
US-backed forces fighting Islamic State militants in Syria are removing land mines and clearing main roads in Raqqa after their commanders declared the city was under their control, a spokesman said.
The US-led coalition fighting the Islamic State terror group says militants remaining in the Syrian city of Raqqa are likely to have only small arms left to fight for the sliver of land they still control.
British nationals fighting with Islamic State in Syria are a “legitimate target” for drone strikes, Defence Secretary Sir Michael Fallon has said after it emerged Sally-Anne Jones, the so-called White Widow, was believed to have died in a US strike.
British IS recruiter Sally-Anne Jones, dubbed the White Widow, is understood to have been killed in a US drone strike.
An Islamic State fan who tried to make a bomb from fairy lights after becoming “bedroom radicalised” has been jailed for life.
Government forces have retaken the northern town of Hawija from the Islamic State group, one of the militant group’s last strongholds in Iraq, the country’s prime minister has said.
A man who fatally stabbed two women outside Marseille’s main train station had been detained for shoplifting and released the day before the attack, and used multiple fake identities in a series of previous arrests, authorities said.
A north-east sniper who has waged war against Islamic State (IS) in their Iraqi heartlands has warned more attacks on Europe are "inevitable" as the terror group loses ground.
An Iraqi archbishop has appealed for support for Christians as they face a "critical time" of recovery from brutal persecution.
Northern Isles MP Alistair Carmichael has called on the UK Government to push for the closure of "cruel and barbaric" Guantanamo Bay.
Fighter jets have bombed a high-level terrorist meeting this week as the RAF continues the fight in Iraq and Syria.
Fighter jets bombed three targets in Iraq last week as RAF forces stepped up the fight against the so-called Islamic State.
New so-called Islamic State propaganda has identified the men the group claims were behind the Brussels attacks last month.
Syrian observatory reports rebels have managed to shoot down a war plane south of Aleppo.
Fresh footage from the Pentagon has shown air strikes on an IS (Islamic State) gas and oil plant in Syria. The video shows a coalition airstrike near Dayr Az Zawr to disrupt and destroy Daesh illicit oil production. See the video on Energy Voice.
A north-east man who left Scotland to fight Islamic State (IS) said he feels “ashamed” that his government has not done more for those suffering in the Middle East.
Jets from RAF Lossiemouth have played a key role in strikes over Syria and Iraq during the Christmas period, the Ministry of Defence has revealed.