The two groups are killing each other over the ability to plunder long-suffering civilians.
The death toll is mounting among the Uzbekistanis and ethnic Uzbeks who have joined the ongoing wars in the Middle East.
As Iraqi forces advance in west Mosul, IS fighters are using civilians to block their fire and as bait to draw them into the open.
In a recent audio message, the al-Qaeda leader appears to be trying to rebuild the group by luring in extremist fighters from other factions.
Journalists, public figures and the clergy are working together to prevent radicalism in the country.
A new, integrated approach has proven effective and might spread nationwide, say observers.
Undocumented children born to 'Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant' fighters will face a lifetime of challenges, experts tell Diyaruna.
Relatives of Kyrgyz militants in Syria hope that the Kyrgyz government can help repatriate them.
In 2009, only 51 prisoners were serving time for extremism and terrorism. Now more than triple that number are serving time for these offences.
The 'Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant' is no longer honouring its commitment to pay compensation to the families of slain fighters.