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The #Ugandan who stopped French train attacks

Briton who helped foil train terror attack: what happened next Chris Norman says he needs to understand reasons for terrorist’s thwarted p [...]

Arab Spring hope fades in Tunisia

By Staff Reporter A rift in the ruling party may be the least of Tunisia’s problems  Tunisia confronts corruption, the economy and Islami [...]

As two bulls fight,Kobani is now in ruins

By Staff Reporter The Syrian town has paid a high price for liberation from the Islamic State. ENLARGE A Kurdish fighter walks through the c [...]

Taliban slaughters 126 at Pakistan army school

By Staff Reporter At least 126 people, mostly children, have been killed in a Taliban assault on an army-run school in the Pakistani city of [...]

Fire breakout at Iranian nuclear facility kills two?

By Staff Reporter Massive blast reported at suspected Iranian nuke facility Two reportedly killed in explosion that shatters windows kilomet [...]

9 UN Peacekeepers killed in Mali

By Staff Reporter Nine U.N. peacekeepers were killed in an ambush Friday in Mali, a U.N. spokesman said. Their convoy was attacked near Mena [...]

In U.N. Speech, Obama Vows to Fight ISIS ‘Network of Death’

By Staff Reporter In a speech before the United Nations on Wednesday, President Obama asked the world to join the fight against the Islamic [...]

UK Parliament to be recalled to authorise Isis air strikes

By Staff Reporter ©AFP Westminster MPs will be summoned back to the House of Commons on Friday to debate bombing Islamist militants in Iraq [...]

French tourist Herve Gourdel abducted by Algeria militants

By Staff Reporter Herve Gourdel, an experienced mountain guide and photographer, was visiting Kabylie in north-east Algeria A French tourist [...]

Uganda foils Shabaab cell plotting ‘imminent attack’

By Staff Reporter Police spokesman Fred Enanga said forces had “made arrests” but gave no details of how many people had been de [...]

Libyan jet crashes in Tobruk near parliament

By Staff Reporter The jet was said to be flying at a low altitude before crashing A Libyan military jet has crashed in the eastern city of T [...]

The Boko Haram menace

 A Siege of Fear By Staff Reporter  Boko Haram  A VOA Special Report Carnage and mayhem are part of the fabric of daily life in northern [...]

As Israel tears Gaza apart, #JewsAndArabsRefuseToBeEnemies

By Staff Reporter The #JewsAndArabsRefuseToBeEnemies campaign for coexistence gains momentum, with photos being posted to Facebook and Twitt [...]

Sudan editor brutally attacked for calling for better Israeli-Sudan relations #journalismisnotacrime

By Staff Reporter The editor in chief of Al-Tayyar Osman Mirghani at Khartoum hospital following a brutal assault by masked gunmen. (Photo c [...]

Islamic militants siege on Libya international airport. Libya on the brink..

By Staff Reporter Smoke billows near Tripoli international airport as militias continued to battle for control on July 20, 2014. Fierce figh [...]

Kenya assassinates another top Muslim Cleric in Mombasa

By Staff Reporter Mohammed Shahid Butt was accused of funding terror in Mombasa Unconfirmed reports suggest Mohamed Shahid Butt, owner of th [...]

Editor & Publisher of The Zimbabwean is wanted by ZRP in connection with Baba Jukwa circus

By Staff Reporter Police release list of more Baba Jukwa suspects POLICE have released a list of ten people wanted in connection with invest [...]

Sunday Mail Editor arrest-a battle between Police and Defence in Zimbabwe?

By Staff Reporter Zanu PF elements from time-to-time enjoy using the Police to settle scores? ARRESTED Sunday Mail editor, Edmund Kudzayi, h [...]

“Whipped, Beaten, and Hung from Trees”-Libya tortures migrants

By Staff Reporter Detained Migrants, Asylum Seekers Describe Torture, Other Abuse in Detention Detainees in Libya’s al-Hamra migrant d [...]

Peter Greste says he is devastated and outraged by seven-year jail sentence

By Staff Reporter The Australian al-Jazeera journalist says he will consider all possible measures to have his conviction in Egypt overturne [...]

Shock as Al-Jazeera journalists are convicted and sentenced to seven years in prison by Egyptian court

By Staff Reporter  The three – including Australian Peter Greste – faced charges of ‘helping terrorists’ Three jour [...]

As Sisi tries to wipe clean Egypt of Muslim Brotherhood, 183 more as sentenced to death

By Staff Reporter Grand mufti verdict against Mohamed Badi and supporters over violence in aftermath of coup against Mohamed Morsi Mohamed B [...]

Al-Shabaab planning attacks in Djibouti-UK

By Staff Reporter Somali insurgents linked to al-Qaida said to be preparing to attack targets including ‘western interests ‘ Al- [...]

East Africa braces for World Cup terror attacks

By Staff Reporter . Somali and Ethiopian nationals arrested as part of a crackdown on terrorism by Kenyan national security officers sit in [...]

Boko Haram ‘kidnaps 20 more women’ from village near site of Chibok schoolgirl abduction

By Staff Reporter Militants believed to be from the Nigerian extremist group Boko Haram have kidnapped 20 women from a settlement near the t [...]

Another Kenyan Muslim cleric shot dead in Mombasa

By Staff Reporter A moderate Muslim cleric has been shot dead in Mombasa, the latest killing of a preacher in the Kenyan city. Sheikh Mohamm [...]

Abu Hamza:The Egyptian Cleric with a vile tongue

By Staff Reporter For Abu Hamza as many others, the Iranian revolution and the mujahideen campaign in Afghanistan marked a turning point Abu [...]

West Africa declares war on Boko Haram

By Staff Reporter French President Francois Hollande (C) poses for a familly photo with (LtoR) Britain’s Foreign Secretary William Hag [...]

Nigeria’s Boko Haram Begins to Destabilise Cameroon

By Staff Reporter  Senior defence officials say that Cameroon has been infiltrated by Nigeria’s Islamist extremist group Boko Haram and [...]

US deploys surveillance aircraft as Boko Haram offers to release 200 girls in exchange for incarcerated”martyrs”

By Staff Reporter Kidnapped schoolgirls are seen at an unknown location in this still image taken from an undated video released by Nigerian [...]

Nigeria kidnapped girls ‘shown’ in new Boko Haram video

By Staff Reporter The BBC’s John Simpson says the video, which shows more than 100 girls in hijabs, could be the first step in a negot [...]
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