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The anti-terrorism squad joined regular police officers on Friday in the search for three armed robbers that held up a bank northeast of Athens and made off with some 300,000 euros in cash as well as a hostage who was later released unharmed.
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In confronting Islamic State militants in Iraq, the United States and its allies are facing, for the first time, a terrorist group equipped like a conventional army.
It's a "very real possibility" that individuals with the extremist group ISIS may have crossed into the United States at the southern border, Texas Gov. Rick Perry said Thursday, though he added he doesn't have any evidence.
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The United Nations on Friday condemned the beheading of American journalist James Foley by his ISIS captors as "heinous and cowardly" and said the execution shows the increasing danger to journalists reporting in Syria.
Federal authorities Friday urged law enforcement across the country to be alert for possible attacks inside the United States in retaliation for U.S. airstrikes against the Islamic group ISIS, the brutal terrorist group that beheaded American journalist James Foley and has seized vast swaths of territory in Iraq and Syria.
Two French girls, aged 15 and 17, have been captured by a security net that authorities are using to ferret out citizens who are considering travelling to other countries to join jihads.
Stephen Harper is drawing parallels between the Islamist militants who have seized a swath of territory across Iraq and Syria and the Taliban insurgents who controlled much of Afghanistan before the U.S.-led invasion.
Mosques are being closed, local organizations banned and at least 1,000 people have been arrested as Tunisia cracks down on those suspected of sympathizing with radical Islamists.
MAKHMUR: Washington has acquired an unlikely ally in its battle against Islamic State militants in Iraq a group of fighters it formally classifies as terrorists.
Kuwaiti police briefly detained and questioned two men designated by the U.S. Treasury Department as financiers of terror groups operating in Iraq and Syria, a lawyer and a security official said Thursday, amid mounting pressure from Washington on its Gulf ally to curb the flow of such funds.
A court in Saudi Arabia has sentenced 18 more people on terrorism charges, part of an alleged 50-member cell charged with launching attacks aimed at toppling the monarchy around a decade ago.
A criminal investigation has been launched into the beheading of American journalist James Foley, US Attorney General Eric Holder said.
Somewhere in the desert of eastern Syria, a militant from the Islamic State beheaded the American journalist James Foley this week.
British authorities launched a hunt on Wednesday for a man with a British accent whose voice featured on an Islamic State video purporting to show the beheading of an American journalist, as Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond voiced concern about Britons joining Islamist militants overseas.
As kidnapped photojournalist James Wright Foley languished in the hands of terrorists, the news outlet he had been working for in the U.S. sought his release through highly secretive security channels.
Updated: Sat Aug 23, 2014 10:53 am
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