As Iraqi forces battle to re-take Mosul from ISIL, almost a thousand people are being treated for breathing problems after a sulphur plant was set ablaze near the…
Government forces in Iraq have continued their large-scale push towards Mosul storming a Christian region seized by ISIL in 2014.
The advance on Mosul continues as ISIL tries diversion tactics by attacking the Kurds in Kirkuk, without success.
Air France has condemned media reports that it has suffered a string of sabotage attempts on its planes by radicalised ground staff.
Five suspected members of an ISIL terror cell have been arrested after coordinated police raids in Spain, Belgium and Germany.
Some say they are prepared to forgive Ahmad al-Faqi al-Mahdi for the destruction of 10 mausoleums and religious sites in Timbuktu during Mali's 2012 conflict.
Norwegian documentary-maker Pål Refsdal tries to show "the other side" in his documentary 'Dugma: The Button', in which he films the daily life of "martyrs in waiting" in Syria.
Pope Francis has described a priest who was killed by two Islamist extremists as a martyr.
A top commander of the militant group formerly known as al-Nusra Front has been killed in an airstrike near the embattled Syrian city of Aleppo, rebel sources have…
Al-Shabaab militants have killed ten people in a car bomb attack in Somalia.
It has been the most significant stronghold for ISIL outside Syria and Iraq.
Four militants have been killed after Russian special forces stormed an apartment in St Petersburg as part of an anti-terrorism operation – according to…
Anjem Choudary, one of Britain's most high profile 'hate preachers' was sentenced to 10 years in jail after being found guilty of inviting support for the militant organisation.
Kurdish Peshmerga forces in Iraq say they have made major gains near Mosul, capturing a dozen villages from ISIL.
Since the restoration of the caliphate on June 29, 2014 under the rule of the self-proclaimed caliph Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi the so-called Islamic state called on foreign jihadists to take their terror c
The people of Manbij have been celebrating their liberation from the so-called Islamic State group. The fate of civilians taken as human shields remains unclear.
US-backed Kurdish and Arab fighters say they have seized full control of the northern Syrian city of Manbij, liberating more than 2,000 civilian hostages who had been held as human…
The king and queen of Belgium have visited the scene of the attack in Charleroi where two female police officers were injured by a machete-wielding Algerian man.
Poland will not agree with “imposed immigration,” according to president’s senior advisor Krzysztof Szczerski.
Libyan forces with support from US air strikes are continuing to fight against Islamic State in the coastal city of Sirte.
The organization and financing of the Muslim faith in France, has come under fire from politicians after the succession of jihadist attacks in recent months.
The German Chancellor interrupted her summer holidays to defend her open-door refugee policy following recent attacks in Germany.
French Prime Minister Manuel Valls reacted with anger at US Presidential candidate Donald Trump’s assertion that “France is no longer France”.
Francois Hollande has called on reservists to boost security in the wake of the attack in Nice.
The teenage Afghan teenager who carried out the axe-and-knife attack on a train in southern Germany left behind a letter and a video saying he sought to avenge the deaths of civilians in Muslim…
All 84 people killed in the Bastille Day truck attack in Nice have now been identified.