War On Terror
January 2, 2014
Somalia's Al-Qaeda-affiliated Shebab claimed responsibility Thursday for executing the twin bombing in the country's capital Mogadishu that has killed at least 11.
December 23, 2013
Al Qaeda is using once deserted camps in Syria to "wage operations against Iraqi targets," sparking tension and violence throughout the country and region.
December 12, 2013
An explosion was reported outside of NATO headquarters in Kabul Thursday
December 10, 2013
The trial of Jordanian citizen Omar Mohammad Othman, better known as Abu Qatada, began on Tuesday in Amman with a panel of civilian judges.
December 2, 2013
Federal officials told reporters Sunday that many Americans are joining the war in Syria, which has raised concerns among many US officials that returnees pose as a security risk to the nation due to their potential exposure and involvement with Al Qaeda-linked groups while abroad.
November 30, 2013
The top U.S. military commander stationed in Afghanistan apologised personally to Afghan President Hamid Karzai for a drone strike that caused dozens of civilian casualties, including the death of a 2-year-old child.
November 21, 2013
US and Afghan officials have reportedly resolved any final disputes they had over the US' long term presence in Afghanistan.
According to a recent report by ABC News, scores of active Al Qaeda terrorists may be living in the U.S. under refugee status.
November 18, 2013
Legal documents released Monday show that Israel has been secretly holding a suspected al-Qaeda activist without trial for more than three years.
November 10, 2013
A series of intense clashes with the Taliban left 14 militant fighters dead, Afghan security forces reported Sunday.
November 4, 2013
Afghan President Hamid Karzai has criticised the US for its "unsuitable" timing of the drone strike that killed Pakistani Taliban leader Hakimullah Mehsud, stressing that it might put a strain on the regional peace talks.
October 26, 2013
A suicide bomber who carried out the suicide bomb last month unsuccessfully targeting the country’s interior minister was an ex-officer of the Egyptian military.
October 21, 2013
A terrorist group inspired by Al-Qaeda has claimed responsibility for the car bombing outside a military building in the Sinai Peninsula that claimed the lives of six soldiers in Ismailiya.
October 15, 2013
Abu Anas Al Libi, the senior Al Qaeda operative caught in Tripoli earlier this month, pleaded not guilty to charges related to the 1998 bombings of US embassies in East Africa in a New York court on Tuesday.
Abu Anas Al Libi, the senior Al Qaeda official captured in Libya by US forces, has been transferred to the US to stand trial for criminal charges.