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Britain kills IS fighters in Syria for first time

 A Royal Air Force (RAF) drone last month killed a British jihadist in Syria who was planning attacks on Britain, Prime Minister David Cameron said on Monday.

Sep 08, 2015, 00:33 AM IST

British jihadist Thomas Evans believed killed in Kenya

A British jihadist fighting for Somalia`s Al-Qaeda affiliate, the Shebab, is believed to have been killed in a thwarted attack on a Kenyan army base on Sunday, a Kenyan defence spokesman said.

Jun 15, 2015, 14:30 PM IST

British jihadist with severed head `faked his own death`

A British jihadist identified by police as a "trained terrorist" who is believed to have faked his own death while fighting in Syria in an attempt to return home undetected, has admitted terror charges.

Jan 21, 2015, 02:36 AM IST