Local killed in Syria
A QUEENSLAND man has died after travelling to Syria to fight for the terrorist group Islamic State (IS). Good! AFGHAN-BORN Zia AbdulHaq, 33, was killed during the conflict on October 3, The Australian newspaper reports. A foreign fighter believed to have been part of AbdulHaq's unit confirmed the death to The Australian on Monday, but he has yet to detail how or where he died. AbdulHaq migrated to Australia in his 20s. He lived in Logan, south of Brisbane, with his now ex-wife and son before travelling to Syria to join IS in August.