Nearly 60 dead in two suicide attacks on Afghan mosques - officials

2017-10-20 22:21

Nearly 60 people have been killed when suicide bombers blew themselves up in two separate mosque attacks in Afghanistan, officials say, capping a bloody week in the war-torn country.

Man arrested over suspected ISIS links after wife turns him in

2017-10-20 14:49

Greek police say they have arrested a Syrian man over suspected links to ISIS, after his wife complained to authorities that he was beating her and that he was a jihadist supporter.

EU backs redesign of public spaces to curb terror attacks

2017-10-18 19:30

The EU has unveiled plans to help redesign European public spaces to make it harder to carry out low-tech terror attacks like those in Barcelona and Nice.

NYC 'remains a target' - FBI says after bombing conviction

2017-10-17 15:26

Law enforcement officials are calling the swift conviction of a New Jersey man in a mostly botched bombing mission in New York City a victory but are urging continued vigilance

US bombers overfly Korean peninsula in show of force

2017-10-11 07:48

The US has flown two supersonic heavy bombers over the Korean peninsula in a show of force against Pyongyang, staging the first night-time joint aviation exercises with Japan and South Korea.

Five injured, suspect arrested in Canada attack

2017-10-01 17:26

Canadian police have arrested a man suspected of stabbing an officer and injuring four pedestrians in a series of violent incidents being investigated as an "act of terrorism."

Denmark arrests man for allegedly sending drones, cameras to IS

2017-09-23 22:59

A Copenhagen court has jailed a man for 25 days under Denmark's anti-terror laws for allegedly shipping drones, components for unmanned aerial vehicles and infrared cameras intended for the Islamic State group in Syria and Iraq.

Major Australia terror attack 'inevitable', top cop says

2017-09-20 10:20

A major attack in Australia is "inevitable", one of the nation's top counter-terrorism police officers says, warning that "anything can happen at any time".

Bomb kills six in northwest Pakistan

2017-09-17 19:29

A roadside bomb has killed a local government official and five policemen in Pakistan's restive northwestern tribal area bordering Afghanistan.

Tourists attacked with acid in Marseille

2017-09-17 16:05

The Marseille prosecutor's office says four young female tourists have been attacked with acid in Marseille's main train station.


Thulsie twins to challenge constitutionality of Terrorism Act

2017-10-20 19:29

Lawyers representing the Thulsie twins are expected to file an application that would challenge the constitutionality of certain aspects of the Terrorism Act.

US-backed Syrian force declares victory in former ISIS 'capital' Raqqa

2017-10-20 13:21

A US-backed Syrian force has declared victory over the Islamic State group in its former 'capital' of Raqqa, declaring the northern Syrian city free of any extremist presence.

At least 6 killed, several wounded in Pakistan suicide blast

2017-10-18 10:18

At least six people have been killed and many wounded in an apparent suicide blast targeting a police vehicle during the morning rush hour in Pakistan's restive southwest, officials have said.

Abducted hostage couple, 3 kids rescued from terrorist captivity after 5 years

2017-10-13 10:08

Five years after they were seized by a terrorist network in the mountains of Afghanistan, an American woman, her Canadian husband and their children – all three born in captivity – are free after a dramatic rescue orchestrated by the US and Pakistani governments.

Floundering ISIS latches on to global attacks as it fights for survival

2017-10-05 16:25

Hours after Stephen Paddock unleashed a hail of bullets on a country music festival in Las Vegas, ISIS issued a flurry of statements claiming the 64-year-old gunman as one of its own, attempting to latch onto the attack.

Two dead in Marseille station knife attack

2017-10-01 15:10

A man armed with a knife killed two people at the main train station in the southern French city of Marseille before being shot by soldiers. Updated

Iran tests new ballistic missile - state media

2017-09-23 13:00

Iran has "successfully" tested a new ballistic missile that can carry multiple warheads and can travel up to 2 000km, according to state media.

US puts SA twin brothers on terror list

2017-09-19 20:12

The United States has added South African twin brothers accused of plotting attacks on the US embassy and Jewish institutions to its terror blacklist.

UK threat level downgraded to severe from critical

2017-09-17 16:53

Britain has downgraded its terrorism threat level to severe from critical, two days after a bombing in a London Underground train injured 30 people.

British police raid home after train attack arrest

2017-09-16 17:19

British police have raided a home near London just hours after making their first arrest in the investigation into the bombing of an underground train.

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