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Washington (dpa) - US President Barack Obama on Sunday sought to reassure Americans in a rare televised address from the Oval Office following a...

Sydney (dpa) - An Australian who fought against Islamic State with Kurdish forces has been detained in Germany and may be charged, it was...

Pakistan Wednesday hanged four militants for involvement in a massacre last year at an army-run school, as the country prepares to mark the first...

Pakistan authorities Wednesday hanged four militant over last year's school attack, as the country prepares to observe the first anniversary of the incident.The four...

US President Barack Obama paid his respects early Monday outside concert hall that was among the venues in Paris attacked by terrorists earlier this...

The French tricolour hung solemnly from the balconies and windows along misty Parisian streets Friday as some 2,000 people gathered at the city's military...

Tunis (dpa) - Tunisian authorities Thursday detained a former member of the now outlawed Ansar al-Sharia hardline group as part of a crackdown on...

French President Francois Hollande is at the White House for talks Tuesday with US President Barack Obama as he seeks to step up the...

Brussels remained on high alert Monday for a third consecutive day, with the subway closed and schools shuttered as police questioned 21 people taken...

French President Francois Hollande and British Prime Minister David Cameron pledged Monday to step up counterterrorism measures after the attacks in Paris.Cameron said he...

Brussels will remain on the highest terrorism alert Monday following a decision made by the Belgian national security council, Belgian Prime Minister Charles Michel...

The Belgian government said Saturday it had concrete evidence of a planned terrorist attack that would have employed weapons and explosives.The revelation came after...

Malian authorities were on a manhunt Saturday for accomplices related to this week's terrorist attack on a Bamako hotel in which at least 20...

Bamako (dpa) - All the 170 hostages held by Islamists at the Radisson Blu hotel in Mali's capital Bamako have been released or escaped."There...

The death toll in last week's Paris terrorist attacks has risen by one to 130, sources close to Prime Minister Manuel Valls confirmed to...

A rough Paris suburb already blighted by unemployment and crime discovers it may also have an Islamic terrorism problem. Locals feel insecure, but some...

Chinese police killed 28 people and captured one suspect believed responsible for a deadly knife attack on a coal mine in the restive Xinjiang...

Sydney (dpa) - Australia is pulling more people off international flights on suspicion of terrorism, the government announced Friday.In the last four months 199...

The presidents of Russia and Egypt called for greater international efforts against terrorism on Wednesday, a day after Moscow confirmed that a Russian airliner...

Kano, Nigeria (dpa) - A powerful explosion on Wednesday rocked the city of Kano in northern Nigeria, police and witnesses said.The blast hit a...

Two people died Wednesday in a police raid targeting the suspected mastermind of last week's terrorist attacks in Paris, as investigators continued to hunt...

The shadow of events in Paris hangs over Monday's opening of traditional Christmas markets throughout Germany. The markets - a favourite among locals and...

Football fans and police officials alike sent a message to the world about reacting to terrorism with the orderly way they evacuated a stadium...

Chinese police killed 17 people, including suspects who were allegedly responsible for a deadly terrorist knife attack in the Xinjiang region in September, Radio...

Kuala Lumpur (dpa) - Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak on Wednesday expressed outrage over the beheading of a Malaysian hostage in the southern Philippines.Malaysian...

South Korea has announced a series of anti-terrorism measures in the wake of the Paris attacks, news reports said.An additional 100 billion won (85...

As the Eiffel Tower, their landmark monument, struggles to resume normal operations amid lingering security concerns, Parisians gather around Place de la Republique to...

Moscow (dpa) - Russia said for the first time on Tuesday that a terrorist bomb brought down a Russian passenger jet in Egypt last...

The manhunt for people involved in the Paris terrorists attacks saw more detentions Tuesday, with German authorities taking seven people into custody, but later...

Molenbeek in the west of Brussels has long been seen as a terrorist hub. Now after the Paris attacks police raids are being stepped...

A suspect in this weekend's Paris terrorist attacks remains at large despite a Belgian police operation seeking his capture, local media reported Monday.Prosecutors told...

British police have stopped around seven planned terrorist attacks in the last six months, Prime Minister David Cameron said on Monday, pledging more funds...

Stocks across Asia were down Monday in the first day of trading after the Paris terrorist attacks which left about 130 people dead.Hong Kong's...

Six relatives of one of the alleged suicide bombers from this weekend's deadly Paris attacks have been taken in by police for questioning, according...

Belgian police detained Saturday three people in connection with the bloody terrorist attacks in neighbouring France, for which the Islamic State extremist group claims...

The Islamic State terrorist militia claimed responsibility Saturday for a wave of attacks carried out in the French capital Paris, described by President Francois...

Paris authorities announced the closure of many public facilities Saturday following a series of terrorist attacks the previous evening. "Schools, museums, libraries, gyms, swimming...

Manila (dpa) - The Philippines on Saturday vowed heightened security preparations ahead of an international economic summit in Manila next week in the wake...

Counterterrorism authorities stopped more than 300 people including minors from leaving Australia bound for conflict areas in Iraq and Syria, the customs agency said...

Sydney (dpa) - Australia reported a surge in suspected remittances to overseas terrorists in a report released Wednesday.A total of 536 so-called suspicious matter...

Kuala Lumpur (dpa) - Eight suspected militants have been arrested in an anti-terrorism sweep in several states on the Malaysian peninsula, the country's police...

Dhaka (dpa) - A Bangladeshi extremist group linked to al-Qaeda said Sunday it was responsible for the recent killing of a secular publisher."We, al-Qaeda...

Dhaka (dpa) - At least one person was killed and scores were injured in bomb attacks on a gathering of minority Shiite Muslims in...

At least 13 people were killed when suicide bombers struck the outskirts of Maiduguri in north-east Nigeria on Friday, hours after of scores of...

Kuala Lumpur (dpa) - A 20-year-old foreign student who allegedly hacked into US servers and passed information to Islamic State militants has been arrested...

Sydney (dpa) - Two men were charged in a Sydney court Friday with supplying the handgun to the 15-year-old schoolboy who attacked state police...

The US military is sending troops to Cameroon to conduct airborne surveillance and intelligence operations in the fight against Boko Haram, the White House...

Sydney (dpa) - Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and Muslim leaders said Friday that if extremists do not agree with life in Australia they were...

Sydney (dpa) - The New South Wales police chief said Thursday police are frustrated they had to release three out of the four suspects...

The Munich trial of alleged neo-Nazi Beate Zschaepe on murder charges made headlines lately when it turned out that a purported co-plaintiff apparently did...