Islamic State fighters in the northern city of Mosul, Iraq in 2014. File photo: AP Islamic State fighters in the northern city of Mosul, Iraq in 2014. File photo: AP
Islamic State fighters in the northern city of Mosul, Iraq in 2014. File photo: AP

UN says over 10,000 Islamic State fighters active in Iraq, Syria

  • UN counterterrorism chief says fighters move freely ‘in small cells between the two countries’
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Topic |   Islamic State
Islamic State fighters in the northern city of Mosul, Iraq in 2014. File photo: AP Islamic State fighters in the northern city of Mosul, Iraq in 2014. File photo: AP
Islamic State fighters in the northern city of Mosul, Iraq in 2014. File photo: AP
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