World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday November 14, 2014
Jordan is cracking down on firebrand preachers and online extremism to tackle jihadists after joining US-led air strikes on the Islamic State group.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday May 21, 2014
Egypt's presidential frontrunner Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has a polished new civilian image after ousting elected leader Mohamed Morsi, but his tough talking has raised fears of a return to autocracy.
World News | Associated Press | Saturday August 17, 2013
Mohammed al-Zawahiri, leader of the ultraconservative Jihadi Salafist group, was detained at a checkpoint in Giza, the city across the Nile from Cairo.
World News | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 14, 2013
Prominent liberal leader Mohammed ElBaradei was sworn in today as Egypt's interim vice president for foreign relations, even as Prime Minister Hazem al-Beblawy continued negotiations to form the new Cabinet following the ouster of President Mohamed M...
World News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday February 12, 2013
Thailand has beefed up security at the US consulate in the northern province city of Chiang Mai after receiving information that al Qaeda and Salafist terrorists were planning to launch a three-pronged attack on it this month.
World News | Reuters | Monday September 17, 2012
A Tunisian Salafist leader on Monday escaped from a mosque that had been surrounded by security forces seeking to arrest him over clashes at the U.S. Embassy last week during protests against an anti-Islam film, a Reuters witness said.