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Kiwi mum who lost son to Isis calls for stronger support network
Kiwi mum who lost son to Isis calls for stronger support network

A New Zealand mother is calling for a stronger support network in light of her son's death after joining Islamic State (ISIS). Karolina…

Kiwi mum curses Isis

A former New Zealander now living in Denmark says her son was killed when he travelled to Syria to fight with Isis after…

'Sitting duck' warning: No extra security

There are no immediate plans to tighten security measures across NZ shopping centres and cinemas following a warning the…

Isis blamed for Afghan suicide bombing

A motorcycle-riding suicide bomber attacked a line of people waiting outside a bank Saturday in eastern Afghanistan, killing…

War

'Jihadi John' gave up Somalia plan

Mohammed Emwazi, known as "Jihadi John", gave up an earlier plan to join al-Shabaab in Somalia.

Tributes from sons of fallen

The 9-year-old son of a Kiwi soldier killed in Afghanistan was accompanied by Victoria Cross recipient Willie Apiata as…

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Kiwi malls a target for terror?
Kiwi malls a target for terror?

New Zealand is a "sitting duck" for a terror attack and should consider bag checks of shoppers and moviegoers.

Herald on Sunday editorial: Terror threats are our new reality
Herald on Sunday editorial: Terror threats are our new reality

Terrorists must, because of their inherent weakness, select soft targets. Few may be softer than a country that likes to…

Bridgette Sullivan-Taylor: Terror at the mall: Are we safe?
Bridgette Sullivan-Taylor: Terror at the mall: Are we safe?

Bag checks may become a reality for shoppers in response to growing terror threats.

Terrorists' cyber-threat to the world
Terrorists' cyber-threat to the world

They sign as Cybercaliphate. Last January, this name appeared on the YouTube and Twitter accounts of the United States military's…

Terrorism

Five arrested over Anzac Day terror plot
Five arrested over Anzac Day terror plot

Five teenagers arrested in counter terrorism raids were allegedly planning IS-inspired attacks on police…

Terrorist attack threat increases

More New Zealanders were being monitored because of their links to Islamic State the head of the New Zealand Security Intelligence…

US to take Cuba off terror list

The US will remove Cuba from the list of state sponsors of terrorism - a key step in its bid to normalise relations between…

Boston bomber: Guilty on all 30 counts

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was convicted in the Boston Marathon bombing by a federal jury that now must decide whether the 21-year-old…

Bloody video closes Boston bomber case
Bloody video closes Boston bomber case

Jurors were shown video of the moment a pressure cooker bomb ripped through the crowds at the marathon…

Commemorations 'safe from terrorism'

New Zealanders travelling to Gallipoli have been assured they will be safe from terrorism at the centenary commemorations…

Official's son behind Kenya attack

The son of a Kenyan government official was one of the gunmen who attacked a Kenyan college where 148 people were killed…

Teen hid in cupboard for days

For two days after the first gunshots sent her running for cover, Cynthia Charotich lay in a cupboard under piles of clothes…

Kenyan survivor hiding in cupboard

When al-Shabaab gunmen burst through the gates of her Kenyan university at dawn on Thursday, Cynthia Cheroitich crawled…

'They were lined up and executed'
'They were lined up and executed'

Most of the 147 victims of a terror attack on a Kenyan university on Thursday died execution-style as…

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World

Isis killings shock Ethiopia
Isis killings shock Ethiopia

Many in Ethiopia are reeling from the news that several Ethiopians were killed in Libya by Isis, which over the weekend…

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Egypt: Death penalty possible for Morsi
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