Experts from Syria are working together with German authorities to track down art stolen in Syria and Iraq. Much of it turns up on the Internet. IS fighters are selling plundered art to fund their conquests.
A US-led 68-nation alliance says it remains "firmly united" in its resolve to wipe out the militant group. A meeting of the coalition in Washington was overshadowed by an attack in London and civilian deaths in Syria.
The militant "Islamic State" has claimed that the attacker behind the rampage outside Britain's Parliament was one of its "soldiers." Police named the man as 52-year-old, British-born Khalid Masood.
The militant group has claimed responsibility for a deadly attack on a military facility in the restive region. A National Guard spokesman said the agency was at the forefront of fighting "international terrorism."
A US-backed Syrian alliance of Kurdish and Arab militias has taken a military airport in northern Syria held by the self-styled 'Islamic State' (IS). The move opens the path for an assault on the IS stronghold of Raqqa.
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