Police foil 'terrorist action' in Mecca: state TV

2017-06-23 22:41

Saudi Arabian police have foiled a "terrorist action" against Islam's holiest site, where millions of faithful from around the world have gathered, the state Al-Ekhbaria news channel says.

Multiple casualties as car bomb hits Afghan bank

2017-06-22 10:35

A powerful car bomb has struck a bank in Lashkar Gah in Afghanistan as civilian and military government employees were queueing to withdraw their salaries.

Dutch police arrest 18-year-old 'terror' suspect

2017-06-21 14:23

Dutch prosecutors say an 18-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of spreading propaganda for the Islamic State group.

Security high at Brussels stations after blast

2017-06-21 08:35

Belgian Interior Minister Jan Jambon says security will remain high at Brussels rail facilities after a man blew up an explosive device at Central Station.

Brussels train station blast being treated as terror attack

2017-06-21 06:02

Soldiers shot and killed a suspect in the heart of Brussels after a small explosion at a busy train station continued a week of extremist attacks in the capitals of Europe.

SA Muslims must speak out more against terrorism - Durban Deputy Mayor

2017-06-20 18:30

eThekwini’s deputy mayor Fawzia Peer has called on Muslims in South Africa to be more vocal in their condemnation of terrorism.

French police hold 4 family members of Champs-Elysees assailant - source

2017-06-20 09:31

French police have taken into custody four members of the family of a radicalised Islamist who was killed when he rammed a car loaded with guns and a gas bottle into a police van on the Champs-Elysees, a judicial source says.

May vows crackdown after van hits Muslims

2017-06-19 22:00

British Prime Minister Theresa May has vowed to fight terrorism in all its forms after a white driver ploughed his van into a crowd of Muslims.

London mosque attacker: 'I want to kill all Muslims'

2017-06-19 11:30

Worshippers leaving a London mosque just after midnight were helping an unwell elderly man when a van deliberately targeted them, eyewitnesses said, driven by an attacker who shouted: "I want to kill all Muslims".

London: Muslims going to mosque urged to be vigilant

2017-06-19 08:46

The chairperson of the Finsbury Park Mosque has urged Muslims going to mosques to be vigilant after a van ploughed into worshippers leaving Ramadan prayers.


France to present new security bill

2017-06-22 19:08

French President Emmanuel Macron's new government is presenting a security bill beefing up police powers amid sustained threats to Europe.

Belgium tightens security after failed bombing

2017-06-22 05:14

Belgium has tightened security even more to counter fears that lone attackers can strike anywhere and at any time.

Brussels attacker identified as Moroccan with nail bomb

2017-06-21 12:44

Belgium said a Moroccan man carried out a foiled terrorist attack with a nail bomb at a busy Brussels train station, the latest in a wave of attacks to hit Europe.

Paris attacker, on terror watchlist, had gun licence

2017-06-21 06:48

Questions are being asked over how a known Islamist, who rammed a car laden with weapons into a police van in Paris, has been able to hold a firearms licence.

Explosion noises heard at Brussels train station

2017-06-20 21:55

Belgian media are reporting that explosion-like noises have been heard at a Brussels train station and that a main square has been evacuated.

Police question 'troubled' anti-Muslim van attacker

2017-06-20 18:07

Police have questioned a man suspected of deliberately mowing down Muslims in London as the interior minister said Britain was "bruised but not broken".

Londoners hold vigil for Muslim terror attack victims

2017-06-20 07:28

Londoners bearing flowers and messages of solidarity gathered at the spot where a man ploughed a van into Muslims leaving prayers at a mosque, the fourth terror strike in Britain in four months.

Car explodes after hitting police van on Champs-Elysees

2017-06-19 17:43

A car has exploded and burst into flames after it crashed into a police van on the Champs-Elysees avenue in Paris.

UK official: Mosque attack treated as terrorism

2017-06-19 09:43

British Home Secretary Amber Rudd says police "immediately" treated a fatal incident outside a London mosque as a suspected terrorist attack.

Iran fires missiles into Syria in revenge for attacks

2017-06-19 08:36

Iran says it has launched a series of missiles into Syria in revenge for deadly attacks on its capital that were claimed by the Islamic State group.

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