The Islamic State has purportedly released a video threatening Bahrain, titled, “Bahrain – Where is it Heading?” It also threatens Saudi Arabia. Intermixed in the video is footage of sharia law punishments.
In lieu of the US-Russia deal for a Syrian ceasefire, an ISIS fighter has echoed a promise by the Islamic State that if the “terrorist capital” of Raqqa falls, ISIS will resurface in North Africa.
On the one hundred year anniversary of the secret British-French accord that created post Ottoman Empire boundaries in the Middle East, the Islamic State has purportedly released a statement.
In a newly released computer game by the Polish Destructive Creations, players have to defend continental Europe from an Islamic State invasion in the year 2020.
Anna Therese Day and three other unnamed American journalists were detained in Bahrain while covering the fifth anniversary of the Arab Spring uprising.
Officials say they have received “assurances” that 10 U.S. Navy sailors being held by Iran will be returned safely and promptly.