World News | Aurelien Breeden, Kimiko De Freytas-Tamura and Katrin Bennhold, The New York Times | Tuesday November 17, 2015
President Francois Hollande of France called on Monday to amend the constitution to fight potential terrorists at home and for an aggressive effort to "eradicate" the Islamic State abroad.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday October 18, 2015
Polling opened today in Egypt for a much-delayed parliamentary election that will tighten President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi's grip on power after he crushed all opposition since ousting his Islamist predecessor.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday October 5, 2015
Israel carried out an air strike on the Gaza Strip early today in response to a Palestinian rocket attack from the territory, an army statement said.
World News | Reuters | Tuesday September 22, 2015
The head of Germany's domestic intelligence services warned today that radical Islamists could seek to recruit young refugees coming to the country.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday July 19, 2015
Explosions on today destroyed five cars in Gaza belonging to members of Hamas and Islamic Jihad, witnesses and a security source said, amid tensions between the Palestinian territory's rulers and Islamist extremists.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday July 5, 2015
In the ruins of what used to be his home, Gaza Strip resident Rabah Abu Shanab reflects on what used to be and what little hope remains.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday April 30, 2015
German police have arrested a married couple suspected of having planned an attack and have seized an assault rifle, ammunition and a pipe bomb in their home, Die Welt daily reported Thursday.
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 Morsi.
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.