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Tunisians formed human shield
Tunisians formed human shield

Extraordinary accounts have emerged, including the story of a man who helped tourists get to a boat and chased the gunman…

Unmasking the Tunisia terrorist

The young man who slaughtered a group of unsuspecting, sunbathing tourists on a Tunisian beach was just an all too typical…

video Man decapitated in France 'terrorist' attack

The man decapitated in an apparent Islamist attack on a chemical factory in south-eastern France was the assailant's boss…

Beheading, explosion at French factory

In what a police source called a "macabre mise en scene", the unnamed man's head was found attached to a fence outside the…

War

100 Kiwi Stories: Death of an 'original'

56: Dave Gallaher fought on three battlefields — in the South African Boer War, on the Western Front in Europe and on rugby…

100 Kiwi Stories: Blood of empire

100: New Zealand shed gallons of blood for Britain in the Great War.

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Raw: Dozens dead in Kuwait mosque bombing
video Raw: Dozens dead in Kuwait mosque bombing

A suicide bomber purportedly from an Islamic State affiliate attacked a mosque in Kuwait Friday, killing at least 25 people…

Raw: Dozens killed in Tunisia resort attack
video Raw: Dozens killed in Tunisia resort attack

Tunisia's Interior Ministry says a gunman killed by police was acting alone when he attacked a beach resort, killing at…

Man uses body as shield
Man uses body as shield

A British man shot three times on the beach used his body as a human shield to protect his fiancee from being killed by…

Threats pour in after ABC hosts terror suspect
Threats pour in after ABC hosts terror suspect

In a defiant speech, the public broadcaster's managing director, Mark Scott, said the ABC was not an official mouthpiece…

Terrorism

Jihadist law watered down
Jihadist law watered down

Legislation stripping terrorists with dual nationality of their Australian citizenship will be introduced…

Aussie terrorist pair killed

Two of Australia's most notorious terrorists have been killed while fighting with Islamic State (Isis) in the Middle East…

Leader killed in blind attack

The CIA did not know in advance that al-Qaeda's leader in Yemen was among the suspected militants targeted in a lethal drone…

Al-Qaeda No 2 dies in strike

Al-Qaeda has confirmed that Nasir al-Wuhayshi, its No 2 figure and leader of its powerful Yemeni affiliate, has been killed…

ISIS raising funds using Bitcoin
ISIS raising funds using Bitcoin

The Islamic State has been making appeals online, calling for supporters to make donations using the…

Elite Seals do the dirty work

The elite Seal Team Six fighting force which killed Osama bin Laden has warped and bloated into an unaccountable organisation…

Bizarre world of Sydney siege gunman

Lindt cafe gunman Man Haron Monis craved attention and wanted to be "a hero in his own story". He drove luxury cars with…

Hackers bombard govt staff

The United States Government yesterday admitted hackers accessed the personal data of at least 4 million current and former…

Terror suspect 'planned a beheading'

A knife-wielding man killed by the terror investigators who had him under surveillance was allegedly planning an attack…

PM: Isis gains won't affect NZ troops
PM: Isis gains won't affect NZ troops

John Keys says NZ Defence Force chiefs have not shared the same concerns as US leaders about willingness…

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