Ansar al Islam
Al-Qaeda Claims It Killed Two Gay Activists in Bangladesh – But Officials Are Doubtful
A Twitter account associated with Ansar al Islam, an al Qaeda affiliate, said its members killed the two men because they were "pioneers of practicing and promoting homosexuality in Bangladesh."
An Iraqi Terrorism Suspect Was Accused of Using 'Truffles' as a Codeword for Bombs
"I was talking about actual truffles," insisted Majid Mohamed, who was arrested in Italy last week on charges of obtaining false passports for 11 suspected militants.
Not All Kurds Are Fighting Against the Islamic State — Some Are Joining It
Kurds across Syria and Iraq have put up a fearless resistance against the advance of the Islamic State. But some Kurds have actually joined its ranks, and are now helping the militants in the battle for Kobane.