Over the years, the head of Iran's Quds Force, Qassem Soleimani, cultivated a mythical image around himself. Who was the man behind the myths and how did he come to be known as one of the most powerful individuals in the Middle East?
Egypt’s Ministry of Religious Endowments has opened an Islamic cultural center in each governorate to teach moderate Islam and fight radicalism; the volatile northern Sinai Peninsula, where the army fights religious fundamentalists, has three.
Zarifa, an Afghan mother of three recollects the day that the local ISIS group to her village, demanded money, and threatened to kill her family. According to observers, even by the bloody standards of the Afghan war, Islamic State has gained an unmatched reputation for extreme brutality.
Members of the 74th division of the Iraqi Army, backed by Hashd al Shaabi troops have reported that at least two ISIS members have been killed and 4 others injured in the district of Jalawla in Diyala province.