DUBAI: A UAE woman who killed an American teacher last week has been inspired by “terrorist ideology” acquired through the Internet but investigators have found no links to militant groups, the state
BAGHDAD: Islamic State fighters executed 12 Shiite militiamen north of Baghdad after heavy fighting for control of a rural village, security sources said on Sunday.
CAIRO: An Egyptian court on Sunday sentenced to death four members of the blacklisted Muslim Brotherhood over the killing of protesters who stormed the group’s Cairo headquarters in June last year.
SANAA/ADEN: A woman, a 10-year-old boy and a local Al-Qaeda leader were among at least 11 people killed alongside two Western hostages when US-led forces battled militants in a failed rescue mission i
LONDON: Britain is to open a new military base in Bahrain, both countries announced, its first permanent base in the Middle East since it formally withdrew from the region in 1971.
BEIRUT: Fighters from the Islamic State seized part of the key regime air base at Deir Ezzor in eastern Syria in fierce fighting on Saturday, a monitoring group said.
SANAA: An American photojournalist and a South African teacher held by Al-Qaeda militants in Yemen were killed Saturday during a US-led rescue attempt, a raid, President Barack Obama said he ordered o
BEIRUT: Lebanon’s interior minister has criticized the arrest of a former wife and daughter of Islamic State leader Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi, saying there was no evidence that they were plotting any terro
CAIRO: An Egyptian court on Saturday upheld death sentences for seven men over the killing of 25 policemen in the Sinai Peninsula last year and for collaborating with Al-Qaeda.
PARIS: France said Friday its fighter jets were conducting a “major” raid in Iraq as part of the US-led coalition offensive against the Islamic State group, days after members said the strikes were ha
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