French jihadi’s girlfriend posted about “infidels” going “to hell” hours before the attack
She is believed to have communicated with the killer via encrypted apps.
'Jihadi John' Reported Dead Following US Airstrikes in Raqqa
British citizen Mohammed Emwazi was known for appearing in a string of horrific IS beheading videos. A US military source says there is a "high degree of certainty" that he's been killed.
Reuters and VICE News
Taliban and Afghan Government Agree To Meet Again After First Peace Talks
Further discussions will be held after the Muslim holy month of Ramadan. Worries over the Islamic State's expanding influence could be driving the Taliban to negotiate with the government.
British Police Fly to Turkey to Search for Three Teenage Girls 'Trying to Join Islamic State'
The schoolgirls, aged 15 and 16 left their East London homes last week. Their families have pleaded for them to come back — but their return poses difficult questions.
Paris Gun Attack (Dispatch Three)
In this dispatch, VICE News correspondent Milène Larsson attended the demonstration in Paris, where more than a million had gathered in and around Place de la République to show their solidarity and support for the victims of the attacks.
Paris Gun Attack (Dispatch Two)
In this dispatch, VICE News correspondent Milène Larsson speaks to those condemning the attack, as well as members of far-right group Riposte Laïque.
Paris Gun Attack (Dispatch One)
VICE News reports from Paris in the wake of the deadliest terror attack the country has seen in decades.
Spain Jails Four Accused of Recruiting Women for the Islamic State
A Spanish judge jailed four suspects who were allegedly part of a jihadist network that has managed to send 12 people to fight with the Islamic State in Syria and Iraq.
French Islamic State Recruits Say They Would Like to Come Home Now, Please
Jihadi recruits in Syria are reportedly eager to break free from the militant group, but complications could impede their return.
ISIS Has a Really Slick and Sophisticated Media Department
Al Hayat Media Center, the media wing of ISIS, released its latest recruitment video this week — and it has very high production quality.
war and conflict
Jihadists' Tour Guide Shuttles Foreign Fighters Into Syria
“Abu Hussein the Russian” escorts foreign muhajideen to join the war.
Hannah Lucinda Smith
Syria's Rebel Press Is Fighting Back Against Jihadists
ANA New Media Association has pledged to whip up a storm of protest every time a journalist or activist is targeted by the jihadis