Manchester bomber Salman Abedi's father and brothers arrested, linked to ISIS, Al Qaeda
Manchester bomber Salman Abedi apparently wasn't the only member of his family to harbor extremist views as Libyan officials arrested the suicide bomber's father and two brothers between late Tuesday ...
Pentagon Caught Paying PR Firm $540 Million To Make Fake Terrorist Videos
A new investigation reveals that the Pentagon paid over half a billion in taxpayer dollars to a British PR firm to fabricate terrorist propaganda.
Osama Bin Laden's Son Hamza Emerges As New Face Of Al Qaeda As He Vows Revenge Against The US
'We will continue striking you and targeting you in your country and abroad,' Hamza warns the US. Osama bin Laden's son Hamza has emerged as the new face of al-Qaeda. The son of the slain al Qaeda lea...
Al Qaeda Leader Warns Of 'Gravest Consequences' If Boston Bomber Executed
Al Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahri has warned the United States of the "gravest consequences" if Boston marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev or any other Muslim prisoner is executed.
U.S. Says Strike Kills 150 Al-Shabab Fighters In Somalia
The United States has carried out an air strike in Somalia, killing more than 150 fighters with the al Qaeda-linked Islamist group al-Shabab, following U.S. intelligence on preparations for a large-sc...
Osama Bin Laden Worried Wife Had Tracking Device In Her Tooth
Al Qaeda's leaders were increasingly worried about spies in their midst, drones in the air and secret tracking devices reporting their movements, documents seized in the 2011 raid on Osama bin Laden's...
Burkina Faso Attack: At least 23 Dead In Hotel Siege
Attackers raided a luxury hotel in Burkina Faso overnight, shooting some and taking others hostage in a siege that lasted hours and ended with dozens of people dead. An al Qaeda-linked terrorist group...
Burkina Faso attack: Ouagadougou hotel hit by gunfire
Gunmen have attacked a hotel used by westerners in Ouagadougou, the capital of Burkina Faso, in West Africa.
Osama Bin Laden's Son Hamza 'Calls For Attacks On The West'
Al-Qaeda claim a message calling for attacks on London and other western cities comes from Hamza bin Laden. Al-Qaeda has released a message, purportedly from Osama bin Laden's son Hamza, calling for a...
Sources Say Taliban Leader Mullah Omar Dead On Afghanistan
A spokesman for the Afghan president said Wednesday that the government had confirmed news that has circulated widely as a rumor in the region for at least two years: that Mullah Mohammed Omar, the o...
In Tunisia, many young people heed the call of ′IS′ and al Qaeda
More than 5,000 Tunisians are currently fighting for al Qaeda and the "Islamic State." Extremists have been especially successful at recruiting youth there. Sarah Mersch reports from Tunis.
Leader of al-Qaeda in Arabian Peninsula 'killed'
Reports from Yemen say that the leader of Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula, Nasser al-Wuhayshi, has been killed in a US drone strike.
US admits two hostages killed in al-Qaeda raid
The White House says a US counterterrorism operation in January killed two hostages held by al-Qaeda in the Afghan-Pakistan border region.
Al Qaeda fighters free 270 from Yemen prison
Al Qaeda fighters attack prison in Yemeni city of Al Mukallah, freeing 270 prisoners, some with al Qaeda links, security officials tell CNN. Khaled Batarfi, a senior al Qaeda figure, was among the esc...
A female Lebanese news anchor was told to shut up—here's what she did instead
Rima Karaki is a Lebanese TV host who isn't afraid of a fight.Things got heated Monday when Karaki was interviewing Hani Al-Seba'i about the phenomenon of Christians joining Islamic...
Al-Qaeda
Al-Qaeda (/ælˈkaɪdə/ al-KY-də or /ˌælkɑːˈiːdə/ AL-kah-EE-də; Arabic: القاعدة‎ al-qāʿidah, [ælqɑːʕɪdɐ], translation: "The Base" and alternatively spelled al-Qaida and sometimes al-Qa'ida) is ...
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Aum Shinrikyo
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Manchester bomber Salman Abedi's father and brothers arrested, linked to ISIS, Al Qaeda
Manchester bomber Salman Abedi apparently wasn't the only member of his family to harbor extremist views as Libyan officials arrested the suicide bomber's father and two brothers between late Tuesday ...
Habbush letter
The Habbush letter, or Habbush memo, is a handwritten message dated July 1, 2001, which appears to show a link between al-Qaeda and Iraq's government. It purports to be a direct communication between ...
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Cruise missile strikes on Afghanistan and Sudan (August 1998)
The August 1998 bombings of Afghanistan and Sudan (codenamed Operation Infinite Reach by the United States) were American cruise missile strikes on terrorist bases in Afghanistan and a pharmaceutical ...
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United Nations Security Council Resolution 1455
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The Myth of Delusion
An al-Qaeda document released on the Internet and also distributed via a jihadi email list. This 152 page document, written in both English and Arabic, is an attempt at an analytical look at how the U...
2004 Osama bin Laden video
On October 29, 2004, at 21:00 UTC, al Jazeera broadcast excerpts allegedly from a videotape of Osama bin Laden addressing the people of the United States; in this video, he accepts responsibility for ...
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Slimane Khalfaoui
Slimane Khalfaoui (born 1975, Algeria) was a French-Algerian terrorist convicted of the Strasbourg Cathedral bombing plot in 2004 and sentenced to 10 years in prison. He was married to a French-M...
Islamic Jihad of Yemen
The Islamic Jihad of Yemen (الجهاد الإسلامي في اليمن) is an al-Qaeda terrorist affiliate that claimed responsibility for the 2008 American Embassy attack in Yemen. The group also threatened future att...
Operation Hammer (1997)
Operation Hammer (Turkish: Çekiç Harekâtı) was a cross-border operation by the Turkish Armed Forces into northern Iraq between 12 May and 7 July 1997 against the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK).The...
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Operation Rah-e-Nijat
The Operation Rah-e-Nijat (English: Path to Salvation; Urdu: آپریشن راہ نجات) was a strategic offensive military operation by the unified command of Pakistan Armed Forces against the Tehrik-i-Tali...
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East Turkestan Islamic Movement
The East Turkestan Islamic Movement (ETIM) (also known as the Turkistan Islamic Party (TIP), Turkistan Islamic Movement (TIM), and other names; is an Islamic terrorist and separatist organization foun...