Any notion of super-power invulnerability in Americans’ minds fell away on September 11th, 2001. Those in the business of protecting the nation
Eight people have been sentenced to death in connection with deadly attacks in China’s western Xinjiang region – where violence has raged between the
The Syrian foreign minister Walid Mualem is in Tehran for conference on combating extremism, which will also be attended by his Iraqi counterpart
A top al-Qaeda leader, wanted in the US over a bomb plot, has been killed during a raid by the Pakistani military. A military source said Saudi
The Pakistani military said on Saturday they killed a top al-Qaeda operative wanted in the United States for planning to bomb the New York subway
At least 20 people were killed in Chechnya - 10 police and 10 suspected militants - after heavily-armed rebels stormed the turbulent Russian region's capital, Grozny.
At least 19 people have been killed as security forces battled rebels who stormed the Chechen capital Grozny ahead of Russian President Vladimir Putin's annual state of the union address.
Just hours ahead of Vladimir Putin's annual address to the Russian parliament violence erupts in restive Chechnya
Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta, has dismissed his interior minister after al-Shabab militants slaughtered 36 non-Muslim quarry workers.
Lebanese authorities are said to be questioning a wife of Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi after she and a child of the ISIL leader were detained near the Syrian border.
Kurdish officials are accusing Turkey of allowing ISIL fighters to attack the Syrian border town of Kobani from Turkey.
A video released by the
They do not normally carry weapons but terrorism fears in Norway ahead of Christmas mean that police on patrol will be armed for the next four weeks
The Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has arrived in France for a two-day visit which looks set to be dominated by security issues concerning
At least 45 people are reported to have been killed in twin suicide blasts in Maiduguri, northern Nigeria.
Emergency services say female bombers
More than 25 people have been killed in a new attack in Nigeria by the militant Islamist group Boko Haram.
Officials say the victims, mostly
A simulated attack has taken place in the Belgian city of Antwerp to test how European authorities would react in the event of a real terror strike
A video released by ISIL fighters purportedly showing them burning their French passports has provoked much discussion in the French media.
Colombian army General Ruben Dario Alzate, an other officer and a civilian are being held by FARC rebels. The group confirmed on Tuesday it abducted
Two suspected Palestinian men armed with axes and knives killed four people in a Jerusalem synagogue on Tuesday before being shot dead by police