A Mali-based al Qaeda affiliate has claimed responsibility for an attack that killed 10 Chadian peacekeepers in the north of the country, the SITE Intelligence Group said on Monday, citing the Israeli.. Reuters India - Published
Red Cross has stated that Nineteen people still missing two days after a Somali militant attack on a Nairobi hotel and office complex are now accounted for. The death toll stands at 21. Reuters reports..
CCTV footage has been released of the attackers at a hotel in Nairobi, Kenya. Several gunmen are seen entering the complex, where they killed at least fourteen people and injured many others. They are..
A hotel in Nairobi, Kenya, has been attacked by the extremist group al-Shabab, killing at least two people and injuring many others. There was an explosion and heavy gunfire. Emergency services rushed..
The storming of a major gas plant in eastern Algeria by an Islamist group linked to al-Qaeda has raised tensions over terrorism in north Africa. FT commentators Gideon Rachman, William Wallis and James..
Residents of Kafr Nabl, Syria, protested on November 26, citing a lack of security and the killing of two prominent local media activists last week. Raed Fares and Hamod Jnaid were shot and killed in..
An al Qaeda-linked Islamist group in Mali has claimed responsibility for an attack that killed ten U.N. peacekeepers from Chad on Sunday in the north of the country, the group said in statement posted.. Reuters India - Published
By Humphrey Malalo and Duncan Miriri NAIROBI (Reuters) - Investigators in Kenya are exploring the possibility that some of the militants who attacked a Nairobi hotel and office complex may not have.. Firstpost - Published
Eastern Libyan forces said on Friday they had killed a senior al Qaeda figure in southern Libya, during an operation to secure oil and gas assets and fight militants in the lawless south. Reuters India - Published
Turkey on Thursday deported a 31-year-old journalist working for a leading Dutch financial daily newspaper, accusing her of links to the militant Nusra Front, an al Qaeda offshoot involved in.. Reuters India - Published
[USA], Jan 10 (ANI): An Al Qaeda-linked terrorist group Hay'at Tahir al-Sham (HTS) is advancing in the northern province of Idlib, taking control from Turkish-backed groups connected to the Sify - Published
American airstrikes in Yemen killed a top al-Qaeda leader responsible for the deadly USS Cole bombing in 2000 in which 17 US sailors had lost their lives, the Pentagon said. 17 American sailors were.. IndiaTimes - Published
Five Yemeni hip-hop dancers thought their problems had ended when the Islamist militants who had banned them from performing were defeated in the port city of Mukalla nearly three years ago by forces.. Reuters India - Published
The undated video clips, which have been posted by dissident Pakistani columnist Gul Bukhari, shows Pervez Musharraf seeking covert US support to regain power and telling American lawmakers that he was.. IndiaTimes - Published
At least 13 people were killed and 17 wounded in a car bomb attack claimed by al Qaeda-linked group al Shabaab close to the president's residence in the Somali capital Mogadishu, police said on.. Reuters India - Published
Police said at least five people were killed and four wounded in a car bomb attack claimed by al Qaeda-linked group al Shabaab close to the president's residence in the Somali capital. Reuters India - Published
US withdrawal from Aghanistan will endanger Indian presence, investment, and stakes in the country, since it is expected to open the floodgates for the return of Taliban and other Pakistani terrorist.. IndiaTimes - Published
Clarifying that Pakistan had no role in the September 2001 attack on New York's World Trade Centre, Khan said, "I have never understood these accusations. Pakistan had nothing to do with 9/11 (terror.. Rediff.com - Published
Dozens of Libyans protested on Tuesday against a U.S. air strike on suspected al Qaeda militants in the country's southwestern desert, saying civilians had been targeted, witnesses said. Reuters India - Published
The development came weeks after Trump said Pakistan does not do "a damn thing" for the US, alleging that Islamabad had helped al-Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden hide near its garrison city of.. Firstpost - Published
A drone strike probably carried by the United States killed five suspected Al-Qaeda jihadists, including a local commander, in central Yemen's Bayda province Sunday, an official said.The US military is.. IndiaTimes - Published
Afghan authorities were struggling on Wednesday to identify the group behind a suicide bomb attack that killed at least 55 people at a gathering of religious scholars in Kabul after the Taliban denied.. DNA - Published
Pakistan on Tuesday summoned the American Charge d'Affaires in Islamabad to protest against US President Donald Trump's remarks that Islamabad had helped slain Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden to hide.. Sify - Published
Trump had defended his administration's decision to stop hundreds of millions of dollars in military aid to Pakistan for not doing enough to curb terrorism and criticised Islamabad for offering a.. Sify - Published
The US has made it clear to Pakistani leaders that it expects them to constructively address the problem of militant safe havens in the country, the White House said after President Donald Trump.. DNA - Published
Pakistan's Prime Minister on Monday rejected the US President's allegations that Islamabad failed to cooperate with the US and had helped the former Al Qaeda leader Osama Bin Laden hide in the country.. Sify - Published
Somalia collapsed into civil war in 1991 and since then has endured successive rounds of conflict involving clan-based militias, foreign armies and, latterly, Al-Qaeda affiliated jihadists Firstpost - Published
Syrian rebels said on Saturday the Syrian army and their allies were intensifying attacks on a demilitarised zone in the northwest in an attempt to undermine a Russian-Turkish deal that has averted a.. DNA - Published
The United States imposed economic sanctions on 17 Saudi officials on Thursday for their role in the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, as Saudi Arabia's public prosecutor sought the death.. DNA - Published
Jumpei Yasuda, a 44-year-old freelance journalist who was reported to have been captured by an Al-Qaeda affiliate after entering Syria from Turkey in 2015, was released a day earlier after three years.. DNA - Published
MOGADISHU (Reuters) - At least three people were killed when two suspected suicide bombers struck separately in the southern Somali city of Baidoa on Saturday, police said. Al Qaeda-affiliated al.. Firstpost - Published
At least 16 people were killed in Somalia on Saturday in suicide bombings that targeted a restaurant and coffee shop, police said.
Suicide bombers walked into the two locations in the southwestern.. DNA - Published
By Roberta Rampton and Jonathan Landay WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Trump administration is giving greater priority to Iran and radical groups it backs in a new U.S. counterterrorism strategy document.. Firstpost - Published
By Suleiman Al-Khalidi AMMAN (Reuters) - Syrian mainstream rebel groups said on Thursday they have growing confidence that their jihadist rivals will comply with a requirement to leave a demilitarized.. Firstpost - Published
The State Department warned on Wednesday that Islamic State, al Qaeda and its affiliates have adapted by dispersing and becoming less vulnerable to military action after the United States and its.. Reuters India - Published
The United States and its partners made "major strides" against extremists in 2017, but Islamic State, al Qaeda and their affiliates have adapted by dispersing and making themselves less susceptible to.. DNA - Published Also reported by •Reuters India
Idlib is held by an array of rebels. The most powerful is Tahrir al-Sham, an amalgamation of Islamist groups dominated by the former Nusra Front - an al Qaeda affiliate until 2016. Firstpost - Published