Thousands of young British Muslim men are traveling to Syria to fight for al Qaeda-linked groups as it has become the “in vogue” thing to do, according to the director of the European Union’s crime intelligence agency.
An Egyptian court branded Hamas as a terrorist group and ordered it to suspend operations on Tuesday, according to Israel Hayom.
British authorities have arrested an ex-Guantanamo detainee—who was held up as a human rights icon by Amnesty International—on suspicions of facilitating terrorism in Syria.
Al Qaeda is laying the groundwork to relaunch in Afghanistan following the withdrawal of the United States and other international forces.
LONDON (Reuters) – Two British Muslim converts were sentenced to decades in prison on Wednesday for hacking a soldier to death in broad daylight on a London street in a gruesome killing that horrified the nation and provoked an anti-Islamic backlash.
Over the last several weeks, reading news of disorder and upheaval from Venezuela to the Levant to Ukraine to Iraq to Afghanistan, I have thought often of a poem written almost a century ago. Thomas Hardy composed “The Convergence of the Twain” in memory of the sinking of the Titanic. It was published in 1915, three years after the great ship made contact with the deadly iceberg, but reading it today one cannot help experiencing its timelessness, cannot help sharing in its tragic sense of fate.
Hamas has tested anti-aircraft missiles against Israel, Al-Monitor reports.
The aid group Oxfam International is said to be partnering with two Palestinian organizations tied to the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP), according to an Israeli advocacy group that defends victims of terrorism.
The Obama administration has unveiled a new strategy to combat wildlife trafficking that threatens endangered species and lines the pockets of some of the world’s most notorious criminals and terrorist groups.
The U.S. Embassy in Kampala, Uganda warned U.S. citizens traveling in the country of a possible terrorist attack in a Monday message.