Sinai Tribal Union, which represents the peninsula's most prominent tribes, has pledged to battle ISIS in co-ordination with Egyptian forces.
Religious leaders are calling for an uphaul of religious textbooks that were issued in previous eras and are no longer suitable for modern days.
Experts say Qatar-based individuals routinely use charitable organisations to funnel funds to extremist groups in both countries, undermining prospects for peace and security.
Suicide attacks and car bombings that deliberately harm or punish civilians are a 'badge of shame' for ISIS, Mosul residents tell Diyaruna.
The 'Islamic State of Iraq and Syria' is preventing al-Raqa residents from fleeing as the Syrian Democratic Forces tighten the noose around the city.
Formed by presidential decree, the Supreme Council to Combat Terrorism and Extremism will include members with diverse backgrounds.
As Yemen's war drags on, extremist groups have been quietly establishing military positions and preparing to launch surprise attacks to expand their presence in the country.
Al-Wafa movement leader Murtada al-Sanadi has been named a 'specially designated global terrorist' and operates from Qom, Iran.
The 'Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant' has been using children and adults with mental or physical disabilities to carry out its attacks in west Mosul.
Syrian regime forces, Lebanon's Hizbullah and Iran-backed militias have been using the town of Maharda as a base for military operations.