An image made available by Jihadist media outlet Welayat Raqa on June 30, 2014, allegedly shows a member of the Islamic state militant group parading in a street in the northern Syrian city of Raqa
An image made available by Jihadist media outlet Welayat Raqa on June 30, 2014, allegedly shows a member of the Islamic state militant group parading in a street in the northern Syrian city of Raqa © - WELAYAT RAQA/AFP/File
An image made available by Jihadist media outlet Welayat Raqa on June 30, 2014, allegedly shows a member of the Islamic state militant group parading in a street in the northern Syrian city of Raqa
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Last updated: September 29, 2015

US adds sweeping new sanctions on IS: Europeans on the list

Banner Icon The United States took aim at the Islamic State jihadist group Tuesday with 35 terror and sanctions designations including new IS affiliates, and three French and four British nationals.

The State and Treasury Departments said the sanctions "highlight the scope of the foreign terrorist fighter challenge facing the international community," with the Treasury's moves aiming to cut off IS sources of financing.

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