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'Why weren't we told?' say victims
'Why weren't we told?' say victims

Survivors of the Tunisian terror attack have questioned the absence of armed security after it emerged that a suicide bomber…

Tunisia declares 'state of emergency'

Tunisia's president declared a state of emergency on Saturday in response to a second deadly attack on foreigners in three…

'Police took too long' says Tunisian PM

Tunisian Prime Minister Habib Essid has told the BBC that police took too long to react to last week's jihadist attack that…

Isis' threat to 'Christians' missed

Jihadists warned "Christians" to avoid Tunisia for their summer holidays seven weeks before last weekend's attack, one of…

War

Legendary Gallipoli painting expected to fetch $500k

A legendary Gallipoli painting, once believed to be of Anzac legend John Simpson and his donkey, is expected to fetch $500,000…

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…

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Australia in top terror-risk category
Australia in top terror-risk category

Australia, France and Britain are among more than 30 countries around the world where the threat of terrorism is "high"…

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
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…

Man decapitated in France 'terrorist' attack
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…

Terrorism

Beheading, explosion at French factory
Beheading, explosion at French factory

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

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…

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

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…

Jihadist law watered down

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

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…

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World

Migrants storm the Eurotunnel
Migrants storm the Eurotunnel

Around 150 migrants tried to storm the Eurotunnel terminal in Calais on Friday night in an effort to climb onto the trains…

Body on bullet train exposes faults
Slow police response regretted
Festive Dalai Lama turning 80
Greece stocks up just in case
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