While al-Qaeda claims to be fighting for the establishment of an Islamic State, Daesh purports to be one. (AFP/File)
June 30, 2015 - 09:57 GMT
While al-Qaeda claims to be fighting for the establishment of an Islamic State, Daesh purports to be one.
Witnesses said Seifeddine Rezgui, 23, reportedly laughed as he gunned down tourists in the holiday resort. (Twitter)
June 28, 2015 - 07:32 GMT
While holiday makers come to terms with the Sousse attack, mystery surrounds the gunman who carried out the deadly rampage, which left some 39 people dead. Previously unknown to authorities, who was Seifeddine Rezgui?
Iraqi men inspect charred vehicles at a parking-lot at the Beirut Square, east of the capital Baghdad, following an explosion on June 24, 2015. Elsewhere, in the city of Baquba a suicide bomber detonated a car bomb at a gathering of Iraqi Sunni tribal leaders, killing at least 14 people in an attack claimed by Daesh. (AFP/Ahmed al-Rubaye)
June 25, 2015 - 09:04 GMT
Washington couldn't solve the 2006 sectarian war in Iraq, so what makes America think this time will be different?
Between June 2013 and December 2014 at least 2,500 people were killed in Sisi's war on terror. (AFP/File)
June 23, 2015 - 08:37 GMT
What has Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi's war on terrorism accomplished, and how do Sinai residents feel about the seemingly endless assault?
Muammar Muhammad Abu Minyar al-Gaddafi, commonly known as Colonel Gadhafi, was a Libyan revolutionary and politician who governed Libya as its primary leader from 1969 to 2011. (AFP/File)
June 22, 2015 - 08:57 GMT
A number of Gadhafi-era figures are on trial in Tripoli whilst peace talks are at a standstill. Is accountability may be the first step to reconciliation in war-torn Libya?
Muslims praying outside a London court in 2005, in support of a man arrested under anti-terror laws. (AFP/File)
June 21, 2015 - 07:39 GMT
UK Prime Minister David Cameron delivered a speech stating that some British Muslims are “quietly condoning” the ideology of Daesh. Is this really a constructive argument in the fight against radicalization?
An Amnesty International activist holds a picture of Saudi blogger Raif Badawi during a protest against his flogging punishment in front of Saudi Arabia's embassy in Berlin, Germany, January 29, 2015. (AFP/File)
June 17, 2015 - 11:28 GMT
When asked about the flogging and jailing of secular Saudi blogger Raif Badawi, a UK spokeswoman excused Saudi Arabia's actions as the right to practice "freedom of religion." So what does she have to say about Daesh's decapitations?
Supporters cheer Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan as he addresses an election rally in Golbasi district of Ankara on June 5, 2015 ahead of the upcoming June 7 general elections. (AFP/Adem Altan)
June 15, 2015 - 07:23 GMT
What are the prospects – and political alternatives – for prompt government formation in Turkey?
Islamist fighters from Nusra Front travel through the northwestern town of Ariha, May 29, 2015. (AFP/File)
June 14, 2015 - 07:44 GMT
Fighters from Jabhat al-Nusra executed 20 members of Syria's Druze community. Nusra Front was usually known to be tame in comparison to Daesh, but now, what is the difference?
A heavily armed Iraqi Shiite fighter from the Popular Mobilisation units flashes the “V” for victory sign in front of graffiti by Daesh in the town of Baiji, north of Tikrit, as allied Iraqi forces fight against the jihadist group to try to retake the strategic town for a second time, on June 9, 2015. (AFP/Ahmad al-Rubaye)
June 10, 2015 - 07:57 GMT
Sunni residents of Tikrit are unable to return home after the city was liberated by Daesh due to sectarian divides.
Israeli soldiers drive a tank during a training exercise near the Israel-Gaza Border, on June 7, 2015. Israeli warplanes struck Gaza earlier in the day for the second time in three days after cross-border rocket fire by an Islamic extremist group which is locked in a power struggle with Hamas. (AFP/Menahem Kahana)
June 08, 2015 - 08:25 GMT
The Salaifst jihadis pose a serious threaten Hamas support as well as Gaza's overall stability.