January 9, 2015
At least two people have been killed in a kosher supermarket, while a gunman took five hostages, according to police in Paris.
Saudi blogger Raif Badawi received 50 lashes in public for "insulting Islam", despite a global outcry from human rights groups calling for his release.
An unknown number of hostages were reportedly taken amid gunfire 25 miles northeast of Paris as French security forces surrounded the building where the Charlie Hebdo killers are believed to be.
An extremist group affiliated with Daesh has reportedly executed two Tunisian journalists in Libya, although the claim has not yet been verified.
January 8, 2015
One suspect behind the Charlie Hebdo attack has allegedly been killed by French security forces and another two arrested, according to a US official.
Three suspects believed to be responsible for the Charlie Hebdo massacre in Paris have been identified by police, while a special forces unit raided a building in northern France where the gunmen are believed to be hiding.
January 7, 2015
The United Nations has declared that Syrians have surpassed Afghans as the second largest refugee population after Palestinians, fleeing to over 100 nations to escape the foreign-backed war in their country.
The attacker was identified as Elif Sultan Kalsen; however, her family failed to identify the body shown by police.
At least 12 people have been killed and ten others injured after two gunmen in Paris stormed the offices of a French satirical magazine Wednesday.
At least 30 people were killed and 50 others injured Wednesday following a car bomb attack outside a police college in the Yemeni capital of Sanaa.
Two convicted militants from the banned Lashkar-e-Jhangvi group were hanged by Pakistani authorities for carrying out terrorist attacks.
A car bomb attack by unknown assailants outside a college in the Yemeni capital of Sanaa left dozens dead and wounded Wednesday.
January 6, 2015
Authorities have tightened security at churches in preparation for Coptic Christmas on January 7th.
A police officer died from injuries incurred in an attack by a female suicide bomber today in Istanbul.
The Turkish police briefly detained Dutch journalist Frederike Deerdink for spreading PKK propaganda.