Terrorism Newswire

Terrorism Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Terrorism.

Results 1 - 20 of 70,986 in Terrorism

  1. Beheaded Canadian's body dug up in southern PhilippinesRead the original story

    7 min ago | Truro Daily News

    Philippine troops on Saturday dug up what they believe is the body of Canadian hostage Robert Hall, who was beheaded by Abu Sayyaf extremists more than two weeks ago in the south after a ransom deadline lapsed. Villagers led the troops to a hinterland near Kamuntayan village in Sulu province's Talipao town where the militants buried Hall's body after killing him on June 13. Hall's head was found abandoned outside a Roman Catholic cathedral, regional military spokesman Maj.

    Comment?

  2. 20 hostages killed, 13 saved in Bangladesh restaurant attackRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... who believes in religion cannot do such act," Hasina said. "They do not have any religion, their only religion is terrorism." A Japanese government spokesman said that a Japanese hostage was rescued with a gunshot wound but seven others are ...

    Comment?

  3. Beheaded Canadiana s body dug up in southern PhilippinesRead the original story

    13 min ago | Medincine Hat News

    Philippine troops on Saturday dug up what they believe is the body of Canadian hostage Robert Hall, who was beheaded by Abu Sayyaf extremists more than two weeks ago in the south after a ransom deadline lapsed. Villagers led the troops to a hinterland near Kamuntayan village in Sulu province's Talipao town where the militants buried Hall's body after killing him on June 13. Hall's head was found abandoned outside a Roman Catholic cathedral, regional military spokesman Maj.

    Comment?

  4. Islamic State militants kill 20 hostages as Dhaka siege endsRead the original story

    20 min ago | Newkerala.com

    ... a televised address to the nation. "People must resist these terrorists. My government is determined to root out terrorism and militancy from Bangladesh." Officials said that the 13 rescued hostages included many foreigners, including a Japanese and ...

    Comment?

  5. Here's why Erdogan is cozying up to PutinRead the original story w/Photo

    26 min ago | The Peninsula

    ... Uzbekistan, and Kyrgyzstan. The Islamic State has thousands of recruits from Russia and former Soviet states, and terrorism experts note the so-called "Uzbek battalion" is one of the group's toughest. The problem is that since last November,

    Comment?

  6. Dhaka Attack A Clarion Call For World To Unite Against Terrorism - NajibRead the original story w/Photo

    51 min ago | Malaysian National News Agency

    KUALA LUMPUR, July 2 -- The terror attack on a Dhaka cafe is a clarion call for the world to unite against the scourge of terrorism, said Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak. He said extremists must not be allowed to succeed.

    Comment?

  7. Dhaka cafe standoff: 20 hostages killedRead the original story

    59 min ago | GantDaily.com

    ... of situation. What they did here was a very heinous act. "In the case of ISIS and its connection to international terrorism in Bangladesh, they have mentioned the country several times in Dabiq, their online journal," said Sajjan Gohel, the ...

    Comment?

  8. Pentagon confirms killing of 2 IS commanders in airstrikeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Manila Bulletin

    The Pentagon confirmed Friday that it has conducted an airstrike recently near Mosul, Iraq that killed two Islamic State military commanders. This file photo taken on December 26, 2011 shows the Pentagon building in Washington, DC.

    Comment?

  9. Dhaka restaurant siege: Six terrorists killed, 13 hostages rescuedRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Mid-Day Mumbai

    ... a televised address to the nation. "People must resist these terrorists. My government is determined to root out terrorism and militancy from Bangladesh." Officials said that the 13 rescued hostages included four foreigners. The identity of the ...

    Comment?

  10. Bangladesh Hostage Crisis Ends, Six ISIS Militants KilledRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Outlook

    ... people were held hostage, 20 of them being foreigners. Hasina reaffirmed her commitment to eradicate militancy and terrorism saying, "Our government will do everything to uproot the militants and violent extremists in the country". "They (gunmen) ...

    Comment?

  11. Iran's Rouhani accuses West of exploiting Sunni-Shi'ite rift, slams IsraelRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Jerusalem Post

    The global arrogance wants to create discord among Muslims ... Unity is the only way to restore stability in the region," Rouhani said. Iran's President Hassan Rouhani accused Western powers of trying to exploit differences between the world's Sunni and Shi'ite Muslims to divert attention from the Israel-Palestinian conflict, state television reported on Friday.

    Comment?

  12. Israel launches fresh round of airstrikes on several locations in GazaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Al Bawaba

    Israeli forces in the early morning on Saturday launched airstrikes at several sites allegedly used by Palestinian political factions in the besieged Gaza Strip, Israeli and local sources said. Local sources said Israeli warplanes launched rockets at two sites reportedly used by al-Qassam Brigades, the armed wing of the Hamas movement, in the southern part of Gaza City, and targeted missiles at five other locations allegedly used by al-Qassam Brigades and al-Quds Brigades, the armed wing of Islamic Jihad.

    Comment?

  13. Israeli airstrikes hit Gaza Hamas sites after rocket attackRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Post-Bulletin

    ... the past two days Israeli civilians have witnessed and experienced the devastating effects of incitement-fueled terrorism based on hatred and radical beliefs," he said. "In our efforts to ensure stability, we continue to defend against those who put ...

    Comment?

  14. PM to convene security cabinet on response to wave of terrorRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Times of Israel

    Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman join mourners at the family home of slain teen Hallel Yaffa Ariel in Kiryat Arba on July 1, 2016, a day after she was murdered in her bed. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was to convene his security cabinet Saturday night to discuss a response to the wave of Palestinian terrorism that has claimed the lives of two Israelis and wounded five others since Thursday.

    Comment?

  15. 13 hostages rescued as commandos storm Dhaka restaurantRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    ... Washington, a White House official said US president Barack Obama was briefed on the attack by his chief counter-terrorism adviser Lisa Monaco. State Department spokesman John Kirby said the US was in contact with the Bangladesh government and had ...

    Comment?

  16. What kind of Muslims are those who forgo the call of azaan to kill people: HasinaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Indian Express

    ... she questioned, "What kind of muslims are these who forgo the call of azaan to kill people". She reiterated that terrorism has no religion and that she was happy that they had been able to combat all the extremists. "I really hope and pray that ...

    Comment?

  17. Dhaka cafe standoff: 14 hostages rescued as siege endsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | GantDaily.com

    ... Muslims fast from sunrise to sunset, nears its end. Bangladesh is 89% Muslim, according to the CIA Factbook. CNN terrorism analyst Peter Bergen said he is unaware of an ISIS claim of responsibility that has been proven wrong. Bergen said he had ...

    Comment?

  18. Bangladesh hostage crisis endedRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Manawatu Evening Standard

    Armed attackers are holding as many as 20 hostages at a cafe in a diplomatic zone of Bangladesh's capital. Officer Hafizur Rahman says the operation ended within an hour after the troopers burst into the building in Dhaka's diplomatic district to rescue the victims on Saturday.

    Comment?

  19. 64 to 116 civilians killed in drone strikes since 2009Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Manawatu Evening Standard

    ... increased transparency was "the right thing to do" and "the best way to maintain the legitimacy of our counter-terrorism actions and the broad support of our allies." Monaco promised the report would be released within weeks, and the White House ...

    Comment?

  20. Militants hold hostages in Bangladesh's capital Dhaka, Daesh claims responsibilityRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Al Bawaba

    Bangladeshi security personnel stand guard after gunmen stormed a restaurant in Dhaka's high-security diplomatic district early on July 2, 2016. Police officer Hafizur Rahman said the operation ended within an hour after the troopers burst into the building in Dhaka's diplomatic district to rescue the victims on Saturday morning.

    Comment?