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Gunman demands airtime on Dutch TV
Gunman demands airtime on Dutch TV

A gunman who stormed into the headquarters of Dutch national broadcaster NOS demanding airtime claimed to be from a "hackers'…

Police called after boy, 8, backs Hebdo killers

France's education minister defended school staff in Nice for calling in police to talk to an eight-year-old boy who voiced…

Jordan demands proof of life from Isis

Jordan demanded proof from Islamic State militants that a Jordanian pilot they are holding is still alive, as a deadline…

Isis release new audio of Japanese hostage

Isis has released a message purportedly by Japanese hostage Kenji Goto.

War

Jewish leader locked inside Auschwitz

'They treated us like criminals.' An Italian Jewish group filming at Auschwitz got locked inside, then interrogated by police…

WWl: Writer's sorrow at war loss

Inscribed on one of the bells in the National War Memorial is a tribute to Leslie Heron Beauchamp.

Strife in leaderless Yemen
Strife in leaderless Yemen

Rebels who control the Yemeni capital beat back dozens of people marching in protest against them.

Jordan 'ready' for Isis prisoner swap
Jordan 'ready' for Isis prisoner swap

Jordan says it is willing to free an Iraqi female jihadist from prison if the Islamic State group releases a Jordanian pilot…

Japan tight-lipped on Isis hostage
Japan tight-lipped on Isis hostage

Secret talks in Jordan to secure freedom of Japanese journalist and Jordanian pilot captured by extremists.

Ten killed at luxury Tripoli hotel
Ten killed at luxury Tripoli hotel

Libya has descended further into chaos as gunmen stormed a luxury hotel in the capital Tripoli, killing 10 people.

Terrorism

Australian Isis fighters killed in Syria
Australian Isis fighters killed in Syria

Australians are among the large number of foreign jihadists killed in the battle for the Syrian town…

Airliner shot while landing in Baghdad

A flydubai airliner was shot at as it came in to land at Baghdad airport, injuring a young girl.

Isis sets countdown to new executions

An online message purportedly from Isis warned that a Japanese hostage and Jordanian pilot the extremists hold have less…

Isis fight decision still weeks away

Prime Minister John Key says any final decision on New Zealand's contribution to fighting Isis (Islamic State) in Iraq is…

Kurds repel Isis from key border town
Kurds repel Isis from key border town

Kurdish militia have driven the Islamic State group from the Syrian town of Kobane, dealing the jihadists…

Former CIA officer guilty of leaking secrets

A US jury has convicted a former CIA officer of leaking classified details of an operation to thwart Iran’s nuclear ambitions…

The woman who's Isis' bargaining chip

After her husband blew himself up in a Jordanian hotel, she fled the chaos wearing her own suicide belt. Why does Isis want…

Insurgents on killing spree during Kerry visit

In fierce fighting yesterday that killed more than 200 combatants, Nigerian troops clashed with Islamic extremists who attacked…

Isis confirms death of Japanese hostage

The Islamic State group confirmed today its militants have executed Haruna Yukawa, one of two Japanese it has been holding…

The trouble with juries and death penalty
The trouble with juries and death penalty

Would you sentence someone to death or not? The process of finding "death qualified" jurors in the US…

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