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An armed policeman guards the Houses of Parliament in London. (AFP)
March 23, 2017 - 15:01 GMT
The assailant in London was a "soldier" of the extremist group Daesh, according to a statement from the group.
The November 2015 Paris attacks claimed by Daesh left 130 people dead. (AFP/Kenxo Tribouilliard)
January 12, 2017 - 16:00 GMT
Bakraoui blew himself up at a Brussels metro station while his brother Ibrahim and another suicide bomber attacked Brussels airport in twin attacks that killed 32 people on March 22 last year.
China's President Xi Jinping and Saudi Arabia's King Salman bin Abdul Aziz al-Saud at a ceremony during Xi's first visit to Riyadh in January. (AFP/File)
December 06, 2016 - 13:00 GMT
Terror ideologues use social media extensively to lure impressionable young men.
Russia's security service says it has killed an
December 05, 2016 - 14:00 GMT
Aselderov, 35, was described as the ringleader of provincial Daesh operations in a statement from the Federal Security Service, once known as the KGB.
According to investigations, the 20 Egyptians received military training at the Daesh camps in Syria and Libya. (Screengrab from Daesh videos)
November 28, 2016 - 16:00 GMT
Egypt's armed forces carried out airstrikes against Daesh fighters in Libya last year, hours after Daesh released a video showing the beheadings of 21 Egyptian Copts in Libya.
French anti-terrorism experts believe the two major attacks in Paris in 2015 were a “dress rehearsal” for more professional and better-organised terror attacks on a much larger scale in 2016. (AFP/File)
November 21, 2016 - 15:00 GMT
Anti-terrorism police in France have arrested seven men in the cities of Strasbourg and Marseilles, who were allegedly planning to launch an attack in the European country.
Former US President George W. Bush (AFP/Ronald Martinez)
October 12, 2016 - 09:33 GMT
The US Supreme Court has agreed to allow former top Bush administration officials to be sued over detentions of immigrants after the September 11, 2001 attacks.
In 2014, Gorbachev, who has rarely intervened in global affairs since 1991, accused of American
October 11, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
Former Soviet President Mikhail Gorbachev has warned that the world has reached a “dangerous threshold” as tensions between Russia and the United States rise over the Syria crisis.