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.
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An Afghan national, codenamed Basim and who allegedly led the terrorist group's military structure, has been detained in Istanbul.
The trial of suspected "Islamic State" recruiter Abu Walaa has lasted three and a half years in the German city of Celle. He was sentenced to over 10 years in prison.
Several people have been arrested in the al-Hol camp, home to tens of thousands of suspected supporters and families of IS militants. Kurdish forces are struggling to remain in control.
A few years ago, "Islamic State" was a powerful terrorist organization. Today, it has largely gone underground, but it continues to mobilize its followers to launch attacks.
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