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Kiwi threatened with beheading
Kiwi threatened with beheading

A Kiwi living in Australia says he was mistaken for a Muslim and threatened with decapitation because he had a beard.

What drove man to behead a co-worker?

'There was some sort of infatuation with beheading,' prosecutors say of a man accused of beheading a female co-worker with…

'Please release him. We need him back'

The wife of a British aid worker held hostage in Syria by the Islamic State group made a televised plea asking her husband's…

New counter-terror raids in Australia

A Melbourne man arrested in counter-terrorism raids had provided funds to a US citizen fighting in Syria and was about to…

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Foley image removed from anti-Muslim ad

A picture of US journalist James Foley moments before his murder at the hands of extremists in Syria has been pulled from…

Key: SAS could join Isis fight on ground

NZ's elite SAS personnel aren't yet on standby for deployment to combat Islamic State militants - but the PM can't rule…

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Man takes Brazil hotel worker hostage
Man takes Brazil hotel worker hostage

A Brazilian hotel has been evacuated in the capital of Brasilia after a man took an employee hostage.

Al-Qaida damns 'Crusader alliance'
Al-Qaida damns 'Crusader alliance'

The leader of al-Qaida's Syria affiliate has vowed that his group would "use all possible means" to fight back against airstrikes…

Schoolgirl home free
Schoolgirl home free

The first of Nigeria's kidnapped "Chibok girls" to make it home after being freed by Islamic extremist captors spent a tortured…

Key worried about Kiwis joining ISIS
Key worried about Kiwis joining ISIS

The Prime Minister says he is seriously concerned about New Zealanders joining the terrorist group Islamic State.

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Iraqi PM: Plot to attack US, Paris subways
Iraqi PM: Plot to attack US, Paris subways

Captured Islamic State militants have told Iraqi intelligence agents of an alleged plot to attack subways…

One dead in Chile bombing

That bombing was claimed by a group calling itself the "Cells of Fire Conspiracy," which said the attack was not meant to…

FBI: We've identified 'Jihadi John'

The US believes it's identified the British-accented masked man in the videos depicting the beheadings of two US journalists…

US-led air strikes target oil

The US bombed Islamic State-controlled oil refineries in Syria as President Barack Obama recruited more allies to fight…

Terror suspect may not have acted alone
Terror suspect may not have acted alone

A terror suspect shot dead after he stabbed two Australian counterterrorism police officers may not…

Hidden camera reveals life under IS

A mystery woman has covertly provided the world with a rare glimpse of life in the heartland of the Islamic State using…

Islamic militants behead French hostage

An Algerian splinter group from al-Qaida has beheaded a French hostage over France's airstrikes on the Islamic State group…

British MPs recalled to debate Isis response

The British parliament will hold an extraordinary session to debate and vote on joining in US-led air strikes against the…

Teen held over threat to kill Christians

A second teenager has been charged after death threats were allegedly screamed at Christians outside a school in Sydney…

French hostage decapitated in Algeria
French hostage decapitated in Algeria

French President Francois Hollande has confirmed the killing of a French hostage in Algeria.

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