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Boko Haram leader, Abubakar Shekau delivering a speech. (AFP/File)
August 18, 2015 - 19:23 GMT
At least 150 people were shot dead or drowned when Boko Haram militants raided a remote village in the Yobe State.
US drone program is the subject of frequent criticism from observers who say the highly secretive drone raids have killed many innocent civilians. (AFP/John Moore)
August 18, 2015 - 15:30 GMT
Seven Taliban fighters, including two commanders, were killed by US drone strikes in central Afghanistan
This picture, dated September 1994, shows a French ATR-42-500, a similar model to the ATR 42 aircraft, landing at Toulouse-Blagnac airport. (AFP/Gabriel Bouys)
August 16, 2015 - 11:48 GMT
The plane went missing on Sunday while it was flying a 55-minute route from Jayapura to Oksibil.
Anjem Choudary is known for his vocal support for the perpetrators of the September 11 attacks on the United States. (AFP/File)
August 05, 2015 - 14:01 GMT
Britain’s most high-profile Islamist preacher, Anjem Choudary, was charged on Wednesday with inviting support for Daesh.
The military court Monday sentenced a man to three years of hard labor after being convicted of connections with Daesh and al-Nusra Front. (Wikimedia Commons)
August 03, 2015 - 19:00 GMT
The military court Monday sentenced a man to three years of hard labor after being convicted of connections with Daesh and al-Nusra Front.
A Pakistani flood-affected man shifts his bed in a flooded area on the outskirts of Peshawar on August 2, 2015. (AFP/Hasham Ahmed)
August 03, 2015 - 09:30 GMT
The entire country has been affected by heavy rain and flash floods, but the highest number of reported causalities come from Khyber Pakthunwa and Baluchistan provinces
Pakistani forces killed al-Qaeda leader Umar Lateef in an overnight raid. (AFP/File)
August 02, 2015 - 15:20 GMT
Security forces in Pakistan claim to have killed a senior al-Qaeda commander and detained his wife in an overnight raid on a hideout in the southwestern province of Baluchistan.
Mullah Akhtar Mohammad Mansoor called for the Taliban to continue its military campaign after replacing Mullah Mohammad Omar as supreme leader. (AFP/File)
August 02, 2015 - 06:51 GMT
Mullah Akhtar Mohammad Mansoor called for the Taliban to continue its military campaign after replacing Mullah Mohammad Omar as supreme leader.
Pakistani security officials stand guard outside the US diplomatic mission in Karachi, Pakistan on May 3, 2011. (AFP/File)
July 26, 2015 - 11:11 GMT
An employee of the US Embassy was shot dead in his home Sunday morning.
Somali troops have seized the southern city of Bardera from the militant group after four days of fighting. (AFP/File)
July 23, 2015 - 09:01 GMT
Somali troops have seized the southern city of Bardera from the militant group after four days of fighting.
The refurbished shopping center will reopen Saturday, six days before US President Barack Obama's visit. (AFP/File)
July 17, 2015 - 06:00 GMT
The refurbished shopping center will reopen Saturday, six days before US President Barack Obama's visit.