Islamic State launches English-language radio bulletins

An ISIS-supplied photo of police cars in Derna, Libya, a city they control.

BAGHDAD (AP) — The Islamic State group has launched English-language radio news bulletins on its al-Bayan radio network.

The militant group’s English bulletin, launched Tuesday and promoted via Twitter, accompanies Arabic and Russian bulletins already airing on the network.

The first bulletin, which provided an overview of their activities in Iraq, Syria and Libya, discussed a range of topics including the alleged death of an IS commander in the Yarmouk refugee camp in the Syrian capital, Damascus, a suicide bombing in the Iraqi city of Kirkuk and mortar attacks on militias in Sirte, Libya…

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