Morocco arrests suspect tied to thwarted French attack plot

2016-12-04 07:03

Moroccan police have arrested a "dangerous element" who allegedly served as a liaison between the Islamic State group's external operations and members of a French cell that was dismantled last month while allegedly planning an attack.

Putin hopes for better Russia-US ties, anti-terror action

2016-12-01 21:40

President Vladimir Putin says that Russia hopes to normalise ties with the United States and make joint efforts to fight international terrorism.

Europol red-faced as terror data appears online

2016-11-30 22:28

Europol has admitted that confidential information on terror investigations have accidentally been put online.

ISIS hunts down fleeing Mosul child, 7

2016-11-29 18:05

A fleeing 7-year-old child was among dozens of civilians allegedly executed by ISIS in Mosul in recent weeks, the UN says.

Manila police detonate suspected bomb near US Embassy

2016-11-28 08:17

Manila police have detonated a suspected bomb found in a trash bin just a few meters from the US Embassy.

Germany detains Syrian on suspicion of planning attack

2016-11-25 09:07

German police have arrested a Syrian man on suspicion he was planning to carry out an attack after discovering that he had obtained material which could be used to build weapons or bombs.

S. Korea, Japan sign controversial intelligence deal

2016-11-23 09:29

Japan and South Korea signed a controversial agreement to share defence intelligence on North Korea, despite protests from opposition parties and activists in Seoul.

Three blasts in Yangon supermarket

2016-11-20 21:10

Three suspected handmade bombs have exploded in a supermarket in southern Yangon.

Scores reported dead in heavy fighting in Yemen

2016-11-17 19:05

Clashes across the country leave 51 dead as Hadi loyalists seek to open three fronts against Houthis and their allies.

Rare suicide attack south of Baghdad kills 8

2016-11-14 16:04

A rare suicide attack in an oasis town south of Baghdad has killed eight people and wounded at least six.


2 Iranians charged in Kenyan court with terrorism

2016-12-02 06:17

A Kenyan prosecutor has charged two Iranian men with collecting information to facilitate a terrorist act after they were allegedly found with video footage of the Israeli embassy.

Berlin plays down security gaps after agent arrest

2016-12-01 06:02

The German government says security measures at its domestic intelligence agency are sound after an agent was unmasked as a suspected Islamist.

Philippines detains 2 for bomb attempt near US embassy

2016-11-30 18:09

Philippine police have detained two men for an attempted bombing near the US embassy that has been blamed on Islamic State sympathisers.

Terrorism suspected in US campus attack

2016-11-29 07:14

Authorities say a Somali-born Ohio State University student plowed his car into a group of pedestrians on campus and began stabbing people with a butcher knife before being shot to death by a policeman.

Indonesia says 2 militants arrested in Myanmar Embassy plot

2016-11-27 16:43

Indonesian police say they have arrested two militants who were planning to attack prominent places in the country's capital, including the Myanmar Embassy.

ISIS car bomb kills 56 in Iraq

2016-11-25 05:59

A car bomb has torn through a gas station south of Baghdad, killing at least 56 people, including 20 Iranians, in an attack claimed by the Islamic State group

French police foil terror attack, arrest 7 - minister

2016-11-21 21:31

Police have broken up a terror ring plotting an attack in France after arresting seven suspects in Strasbourg and Marseille over the weekend, Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve says.

2 Czechs arrested in Turkey, charged with terrorism

2016-11-17 20:07

An official says two Czech nationals have been arrested in Turkey and charged with belonging to a terrorist group.

7 Pakistan soldiers killed in India cross-border fire, military claims

2016-11-14 20:07

The Pakistani military has accused India on of killing seven soldiers in cross-border fire in disputed Kashmir, in what appeared to be an unusually high toll after months of surging tensions.

Central Borneo church blast injures 4 children

2016-11-13 20:01

Indonesian police say an explosion outside a church on Borneo island injured four children.

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