01 Mar '15, 1am

From Iraq to New York, a busy week for Islamic State group:

From Iraq to New York, a busy week for Islamic State group:

In this photo taken Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014, a graffiti depicting the Islamic State flag is seen on a wall, in the city of Ma'an, Jordan. Nasser Nasser/AP Iraq's Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi, third right, tours the Iraqi National Museum in Baghdad, Iraq, Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015. Al-Abadi vowed to track down and punish those who were behind the smashing of rare ancient artifacts in the northern city of Mosul. On Thursday, the Islamic State group released a video purportedly showing militants using sledgehammers to smash the statues, describing them as idols that must be removed. AP BEIRUT — Little known to the wider world 18 months ago, the Islamic State extremist group has muscled its way into the international spotlight by carving out a self-declared caliphate in the heart of the Mideast, beheading its opponents and foreign journalists, and attracting radicalized youth ...

Full article: http://www.stripes.com/from-iraq-to-new-york-a-busy-week-...

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This screengrab, taken from video released Feb. 26, 2015, by the Islamic State group, shows militants using sledgehammers ...

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