Articles containing the tag ‘Islamic State
    By Chelsea-Summer Lodewyk On Wednesday, May 6th, 2015

    Another Cape Town Girl Tries to Join IS

    State Security Minister David Mahlobo has confirmed that the State Security Service stopped a second Cape Town teenager from fleeing the country to join the Islamic State group (ISIS). Mahlobo said the teenage... Read more »
    By Oliver Ngwenya On Tuesday, April 7th, 2015

    South African Girl Nabbed Before She Joins the Islamic State

    The South African government has announced that it had to stop a fifteen year old girl from travelling in a plane to join the militant Islamist group, The Islamic State. This was reported on Tuesday by the spok... Read more »
    By Oliver Ngwenya On Saturday, October 4th, 2014

    Alan Henning Executed By Islamic State, Peter Kassig Next?

    On Friday Militants of the Islamic State released a video which showed the beheading of an aid worker Alan Henning, sparking widespread condemnation from both the Americans and British politicians. Henning, 47,... Read more »
    By Oliver Ngwenya On Sunday, September 21st, 2014

    British Taxi Driver Could Be Next Islamic State Victim

    It looks like the Islamic State is intent on making its point with the so called world super powers. In recent media reports, the wife of the man most likely to be the subject of another video-recorded executio... Read more »
    By Oliver Ngwenya On Sunday, September 14th, 2014

    British Aid Worker David Haines Beheaded by Islamic State

    The Islamic State has been at it again. On Saturday, they released another video which showed the beheading of another international personality, David Haines, an British born aid worker based in France; the th... Read more »
    By Oliver Ngwenya On Wednesday, August 20th, 2014

    Islamic State Jihadist Distribute Video of Decapitation of American Journalist Online

    The United States government has condemned in the strongest possible terms the purported execution of one of it citizens, James Foley, which was seen in a video sent by his killer, the Islamic State. In a state... Read more »