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UK's 'greatest terrorist threat'
UK's 'greatest terrorist threat'

Britain faces the "greatest and deepest" terror threat in the country's history, Prime Minister David Cameron warned yesterday…

Stripped and marched to their deaths

Video emerges appearing to show around 200 government soldiers in Syria being marched in their underwear through the desert…

UAE and Egypt bomb Islamists in Libya

The UAE and Egypt secretly bombed Islamist militia in Libya last week, apparently catching Washington off guard.

Families asked to ID future terrorists

UK police want people to ID "aspiring terrorists" among their family members after the murder of James Foley by a man with…

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UN: 3 million have fled Syria's borders

The civil war in Syria has forced a record three million people out of the country as more than a million people fled in…

Libya's 'full-blown civil war' warning

Libya's ambassador to the UN warned today of "full-blown civil war" if the chaos and division in the North African country…

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Australia's $64m radicalisation battle
Australia's $64m radicalisation battle

The Australian Government has announced a A$64 million (NZ$71.38m) package to help prevent youngsters from being radicalised…

Murdered hostage's last message
Murdered hostage's last message

Murdered US hostage James Foley taught a fellow hostage to memorise a message to his parents - and it was delivered after…

American hostage released in Syria
American hostage released in Syria

The US government says an American held hostage for about two years by an al-Qaida-linked group in Syria has been released…

'Close' to identifying suspect in journalist's killing
'Close' to identifying suspect in journalist's killing

Police and spy agencies say they are 'close' to identifying the English-accented militant in a video showing the killing…

Terrorism

US attacks Isis despite hostage threat
US attacks Isis despite hostage threat

Obama undeterred as air strikes continue even though jihadists say they will execute more US journalists…

Social media backlash to terror

Many social media users have been urging each other not to post the video American journalist James Foley being beheaded…

British man 'likely' behind beheading

David Cameron has said that it is "increasingly likely" that a British jihadist beheaded American journalist James Foley

Kiwi in Gaza calls for end to violence

A call for the fighting in Gaza to stop has come from the Kiwi head of an international aid charity working on the ground. Alex…

Chinese police kill dozens in 'terror gang'
Chinese police kill dozens in 'terror gang'

Chinese police have reportedly shot dead dozens of members of a knife-wielding terror gang in the far…

Bombing foiled by 'degraded' underwear

A plan to blow up a plane on Christmas Day in 2009 failed because the explosives became 'degraded' after he wore the same…

Syria's Assad sworn in as president

Bashar Assad has been sworn in for a third seven-year term as Syria's president, after a vote that effectively excluded…

Dozens killed in Afghanistan attack

At least 89 people have been killed by a suicide bomber near a busy market and mosque in eastern Afghanistan.

The deadly fate of prostitutes in Iraq

'This is the fate of any prostitution' the inscription warned above a door. Inside the apartment block lay the bodies of…

Isis suspected of new slaughter
Isis suspected of new slaughter

Iraqi officials discovered 50 bodies, many of them blindfolded and with their hands bound, in an agricultural…

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