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Military officials say the Somali army, backed by African Union forces, has launched a long-awaited operation against al-Qaida-linked al-Shabab fighters in southern Somalia.
In addition to the American rapper from Minneapolis recently killed in the bloody fighting in Syria, nearly a dozen former residents of Minnesota's Twin Cities have left their homes to take up arms with extremist rebel groups in the Middle Eastern nation, U.S. officials told ABC News.
The Dutch government has unveiled a raft of measures aimed at countering radicalization of Muslims in the country, a day after police announced the arrest of two men suspected of recruiting people to fight in conflicts in Syria and Iraq.
Nemmouche is a Frenchman who authorities say spent 11 months fighting with the Islamic State group in Syria before returning to Europe to act out his rage.
An English-language al-Qaida publication that promotes "lone-wolf" terrorist attacks includes the Air Force Academy in Colorado on a list of possible terrorism targets.
Summer is usually my favorite time of year. It's a season that conjures up joyful thoughts of vacations and fun in the sun.
President Barack Obama has ignited fresh conservative criticism by saying "we don't have a strategy yet" for airstrikes against ISIS targets in Syria.
The UK government raised its terror threat level Friday from "substantial" to "severe," the fourth highest of five levels, in response to events in Iraq and Syria, where ISIS militants have seized a swath of territory.
The civil war in Syria has spawned another civil war in the global jihadist movement, with Islamic State, ruled by Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi , and Al Qaeda, led by Ayman al-Zawahiri, , emerging as sworn enemies.
Hundreds of women, some camping out overnight, stormed into the Vancouver Trade and Convention Centre for the annual retail blowout August, 28, 2014.
A Syrian man has been extradited to Arizona to face charges that he supplied components of improvised explosive devices to a jihadist group in Iraq that mounted attacks against the U.S. military.
French President Francois Hollande on Thursday ruled out an international partnership with Syria 's leader to fight against the Islamic State group, saying any alliance with Bashar Assad would play into the militants' hands.
Ukraine's president called an emergency meeting of the nation's security council and canceled a foreign trip Thursday because of what he described as a "Russian invasion," with rebel forces opening up a new front in the conflict.
It should have been a no-brainer for the U.S. and Russia to cooperate to fight Islamic radicals in the Middle East.
It was almost midnight when the surveillance team spotted their target at the base of the cavernous luxury apartment complex.
RIVERSIDE >> A defendant-turned-witness in an Inland Empire terrorism case took the stand Wednesday in the trial of two other defendants, corroborating what federal prosecutors allege: that he and three other men planned to travel overseas, join the Taliban and commit acts of terrorism against American military targets.
Updated: Sat Aug 30, 2014 05:34 am
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