Pres. Obama: "We are not at war with Islam. We are at war with people who have perverted Islam."“By violent extremism, we don’t just mean the terrorists who are killing people. We also mean the ideologies… of extremists.” –Pres. Obama IS fighters are controlling several districts in #Qaddafi's birthplace #Sirte according to witnesses. Libya at #UNSC: We have asked Egypt to continue strikes against Islamic State Inherent Resolve, fight against ISIL | @USMC AV-8B Harrier II refueled by Royal Australian Air Force KC-30A Libya’s Islamist militia conducted an air strike on the airport of Zintan while passengers were about to depart Libyan sources: ISIS vid filmed near Mahari Hotel Sirte, close to where Gaddafi was captured #Egypt President #SISI inspected the Western military region on #Libya borders, met army chiefs & tribal leaders Reports that Iraqi Army/Federal Police &Popular Mobilisation forces have killed 70 #ISIS militants in Watban St, SW of Samarra. ISIS has launched a major assault near Iraqi Kurdish capital of Irbil A fleet of cars carrying ISIS flags parade freely through the Libyan city of Benghazi. Egyptian President al-Sisi calls for UN mandate for international forces to intervene in #LibyaISIS fights civilians in bread and raises its price from 4 to 12,5 SPIraq Shiite militias rush to defend oil-rich Kirkuk from ISISISIS have burned to death 45 people in the western Iraqi town of al-Baghdadi Clashes resumed between ISIS and Peshmerga forces in ShingalIran arms exports to Iraq tolerated in fight against #ISIS YPG and supported factions take control over the road of Aleppo- al- Hasakah and 7 villages in al-RaqqaJapan pledges $15.5 million in fight against Islamic StateCameroon army says five soldiers, 86 Boko Haram militants killed in clashes#Kurdish forces advanced to the road btw Hasakeh & Halab, closing the road to Raqqa. Bridge Qara Qosak liberated. More strikes on ISIL. Emirati jets attack ISIL-held oil refineries,-UAE state news agencyU.S. says 15 more air strikes launched against Islamic StateKurdish Peshmerga fighters battle ISIS in #SinjarSunni leaders to gather in Erbil to adopt united anti-ISIS stance Putin condemns ISIS' beheading of Egyptian Coptic Christians Syrian children caged in protest pictures mocking ISIS Libya prime minister calls for international strikes on Islamists17 peshmerga held by ISIS were released in exchange for 105 ISIS prisoners held by the KRGWesterners join Iraqi Christian militia to fight ISIS scourge

Map. History of ISIS conflict

18 February 2015
IS fighters are controlling several districts in #Qaddafi's birthplace #Sirte according to witnesses.
Inherent Resolve, fight against ISIL | @USMC AV-8B Harrier II refueled by Royal Australian Air Force KC-30A
Libya’s Islamist militia conducted an air strike on the airport of Zintan while passengers were about to depart
Libyan sources: ISIS vid filmed near Mahari Hotel Sirte, close to where Gaddafi was captured
#Egypt President #SISI inspected the Western military region on #Libya borders, met army chiefs & tribal leaders
A fleet of cars carrying ISIS flags parade freely through the Libyan city of Benghazi.
Japan pledges $15.5 million in fight against Islamic State
#Kurdish forces advanced to the road btw Hasakeh & Halab, closing the road to Raqqa. Bridge Qara Qosak liberated.
Syrian children caged in protest pictures mocking ISIS
Westerners join Iraqi Christian militia to fight ISIS scourge