IS caliphate

IS Egyptian Group Strikes 15 Sinai Targets

A group affiliated with the IS caliphate killed at least 50 security personnel in the northern Sinai region of Egypt today. The attacks centered on checkpoints at Sheik Zuweid, although a suicide car bomb exploded at an officers club in Al-Arish. A group called the Sinai Province of the Islamic State claimed responsibility for the attacks.

Mosul

Nineveh Province town in north on banks of Tigris River. The IS caliphate took the town in 2014.

Ramadi

IS fighters control this town in Anbar province.