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'Paris Has Collapsed': ISIS video shows 'Paris attackers' carrying out beheadings; threatens UK - Watch

'Paris Has Collapsed': ISIS video shows 'Paris attackers' carrying out beheadings; threatens UK - Watch

The Islamic State (ISIS) terrorist group has released a strongly defiant new beheading video, showing the nine 'Paris attackers' and threatening an attack on the UK displaying footage of major London sites.

Saudi beheadings soar in 2015 under discretionary rulings

Rights group Amnesty International said in November that at least 63 people had been executed since the start of the year for drug-related offenses.

Limelight-hungry Islamic State ups the ante with violence

As the Islamic State jihadist group comes under growing military pressure, its prodigious propaganda output has slowed somewhat but turned increasingly gruesome in a bid to keep in the headlines.

Afghanistan, US condemn beheadings of Shiite women and child

Groups associated with IS have made growing inroads in Afghanistan this year, attracting fighters and support away from disenchanted members of the Taliban.

Over 25,000 Egyptians left Libya after beheadings

More than 25,000 Egyptians have fled Libya since the beheading of around 20 Egyptian Coptic Christians by the Libyan branch of the Islamic State (IS) terrorist group, the Egyptian foreign ministry announced Friday.

UN rights chief condemns `vile` beheadings of Christians in Libya

The United Nations human rights chief on Tuesday condemned the mass beheadings of Egyptian Christians in Libya and urged Libyans to fight Islamist extremists in their country.

Japanese hostages in Islamist video: Profiles

 Militants from the Islamic State group released a video Tuesday purporting to show two Japanese men they were holding. A masked jihadist demanded a $200 million ransom for their release.

New IS video threatens to behead 2 Japanese captives, PM Shinzo Abe says won't give in

New IS video threatens to behead 2 Japanese captives, PM Shinzo Abe says won't give in

In a new video released by the extremists, the Islamic State has threatened to kill two Japanese hostages – a military company operator and a journalist – and also demanded $200 million within 3 days.

Saudi could end beheadings `due to shortage of swordsmen`

Saudi Arabian authorities are planning to drop public beheadings as a method of execution, a report has said.

`Pakistani Army celebrated Indian troops’ beheadings`

The Pakistani troops involved in the barbaric act of beheading two Indian soldiers in Jammu and Kashmir have been promised a reward.

Mexican state will try boy accused of beheadings

A 14-year-old boy accused of participating in four beheadings for a Mexican drug cartel will be tried under a state juvenile law.

Beheadings, hangings plague Tijuana amid festival

A rash of decapitations and other gruesome killings have hit Tijuana since Mexican President Felipe Calderon visited the border city last week and called it a success in his drug war.