War on Terrorism
The War on Terror (WOT), also known as the Global War on Terrorism (GWOT), refers to the international military campaign that started after the 11 September 2001 terrorist attacks on the United States...
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Suspect in custody after officer stabbed at Bishop Airport
Incident occurred in Flint, Michigan; off-duty officer in critical condition
Terror Plot To Run Crowds Over In Times Square Thwarted!!
New York Uber driver arrested for attempting to join ISIS and planning to run over crowds in Times Square.
Holder: Snowden Did "Public Service," But Should Still Stand Trial
Former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder said in a podcast Edward Snowden should have to face consequences for his actions, including prison time...
Taliban Leader Mullah Mansour Killed In Airstrike, Taliban Source Says
Taliban leader Mullah Akhtar Mohammad Mansour died in an airstrike in Pakistan, sources within al Qaeda and the Taliban, reached through an intermediary by CNN, confirmed.
ISIS suicide bomber found alive after blowing himself in HALF in Yemen
WARNING GRAPHIC CONTENT: A grisly video has surfaced of the moment a failed ISIS suicide bomber in Yemen is found torn in half but still alive after his bomb belt detonated too early.
Afghan response to hospital bombing is muted, even sympathetic
The changed tone comes as Afghan leaders growing increasingly anxious over next year’s U.S. withdrawal.
Fighter Jets Scramble To Escort Air France Flight To JFK
New York area airports were hit with a rash of ​anonymous reports of international arrivals carrying chemical weapons​ Monday​, ​with fighter jets scrambling, in one instance, to escort an Air France ...
Court Rules NSA Bulk Data Collection Was Never Authorized By Congress
AS AMERICANS WAIT for Congress to decide next month whether to renew the Patriot Act and the vast NSA metadata surveillance program it’s made possible, a panel of three appellate judges has made the d...
Boko Haram: Nigerian Army Rescues 200 Girls And 93 Women, But They Are Not The Chibok Girls Abducted In 2014
The Nigerian Army says it has rescued 293 women from the Sambisa Forest, a known Boko Haram hideout - but they are not the 200 schoolgirls abducted from their school dormitories last year, an army spo...
Isis Video Purports To Show Massacre Of Two Groups Of Ethiopian Christians
Islamic State has released a video purporting to depict the massacre of 30 Ethiopians, the second incident of mass slaughter of Christians by the terror group in its redoubt in Libya. The beheadings a...
Car bomb explodes outside US Consulate in Iraq, ISIS lays claim
A large car bomb exploded Friday afternoon next to the U.S. Consulate in the northern Iraq city of Irbil, a rare attack in the capital of the Kurdish autonomy zone. The Islamic State group claimed res...
Gwynne Dyer explains why terrorism is overblown and why Islamists want western countries to attack the Islamic State
Don't panic. Terrorism is a very small problem. And any western president or prime minister who thinks they'll severely damage ISIS by dropping bombs on its fighters is terribly mistaken. That was the...
Islamic State claims responsibility for deadly attack on Tunisia museum
The extremist group Islamic State claimed responsibility Thursday for an attack on a major museum in Tunisia’s capital that killed 23 people and injured scores of others, including many foreign touris...
Tunis attack: Gunmen kill tourists in museum raid
Seven foreign tourists and a Tunisian have been killed in an attack on a museum in the Tunisian capital, officials say.
Terrorism
Terrorism is commonly defined as violent acts (or the threat of violent acts) intended to create fear (terror), perpetrated for a religious, political, or ideological goal, and which deliberately targ...
List of terrorist incidents
The following is a list of non-state terrorist incidents that have not been carried out by a government or its forces (see state terrorism and state-sponsored terrorism). Assassinations are listed at ...
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Operation Active Endeavour
Operation Active Endeavour is a maritime operation of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization. It operates in the Mediterranean Sea and is designed to prevent the movement of terrorists or weapons of m...
Operation Enduring Freedom
"Operation Enduring Freedom" (OEF) was the official name used by the U.S. government for the War in Afghanistan between October 2001 and December 2014. Continued operations by United States forces, no...
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Operation Enduring Freedom - Philippines
Operation Enduring Freedom – Philippines (OEF-P) or Operation Freedom Eagle was part of Operation Enduring Freedom and the U.S. Global War on Terrorism. The Operation targeted at the Communist insurge...
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Operation Enduring Freedom - Horn of Africa
Operation Enduring Freedom – Horn of Africa (OEF-HOA) is the name of the military operation defined by the United States for combating militant Islamism and piracy in the Horn of Africa. It is one com...
Operation Enduring Freedom - Horn of Africa - Wikipedia
War in Somalia (2006-2009)
The War in Somalia was an armed conflict involving largely Ethiopian and Somali Transitional Federal Government (TFG) forces and Somali troops from Puntland versus the Somali Islamist umbrella group, ...
War in Somalia (2006-2009) - Wikipedia
War in Somalia (2009-)
The 2009–present phase of the Somali Civil War is concentrated in southern Somalia. It began in early February 2009, with the conflict between the forces of the Federal Government of Somalia assisted ...
War in Somalia (2009-) - Wikipedia
Piracy in Somalia
Piracy in Somalia has been a threat to international shipping since the second phase of the Somali Civil War in the early 21st century. Since 2005, many international organizations have expressed conc...
Piracy in Somalia - Wikipedia
Operation Enduring Freedom - Trans Sahara
Operation Enduring Freedom – Trans Sahara (OEF-TS) is the name of the military operation conducted by the United States and partner nations in the Sahara/Sahel region of Africa, consisting of countert...
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Iraq War
The Iraq War was a protracted armed conflict that began with the 2003 invasion of Iraq led by the United States. The invasion toppled the government of Saddam Hussein. The conflict, however, continued...
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Participants in Operation Enduring Freedom
Following the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, several nations took on Al-Qaeda and the Taliban during Operation Enduring Freedom in Afghanistan, which was the initial combat operations starti...
Participants in Operation Enduring Freedom - Wikipedia
Multi-National Force - Iraq
The Multi-National Force – Iraq (MNF–I), often referred to as the coalition forces, was a military command during the 2003 invasion of Iraq—codenamed "Operation Iraqi Freedom"—and much of the ensuing ...
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