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Not Afghanistan...but "Iraq"....."The Islamist militant group that has seized control of parts of Iraq has been outlawed in the UK.
The Home Office said it would be a criminal offence to associate with or give financial backing to the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (Isis).
The UK has ruled out a role in any possible military action but may give other support to the Iraqi government.
Obama: U.S. prepared to take targeted military action in Iraq
In statement on Iraq unrest, U.S. president says ISIS poses a threat to the Iraqi people, the region and U.S. interests, says U.S. ready to send 300 military advisers.
Iraqi militants seize Saddam's top chemical weapons facility
By Haaretz | Jun. 20, 2014 | 4:54 AM
REUTERS - President Barack Obama said on Thursday the United States was ready to send up to 300 military advisers to Iraq and was prepared to make targeted strikes in the country to combat an extremist insurgency.
Obama said American forces would not be returning to combat in Iraq. He said Secretary of State John Kerry would leave this weekend for meetings in the Middle East and Europe.
Obama urged Iraq leaders to rise above their differences and come together for a political solution to the crisis.
Obam said Iran can play a constructive role in Iraq if it follows the U.S. lead in pressing for all sides within Iraq to be respected. He said the U.S. had pressed Tehran not to encourage steps that would lead to civil war within Iraq.