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Pakistani Islamists demand government expel French ambassador

Thousands of protesters staged a sit-in after battling with riot police in the northern Pakistani city of Rawalpindi on Sunday, demanding the government expel...
Sudan Constitutional Declaration signed by Transitional Military Council and Force for Freedom and Change Photo by Al Jazeera

Sudanese Constitutional Declaration Leaves Out Key Political Forces

Factions within military accused of attempted coups while reports of purge of “Islamists” continue Members of the Sudanese Professional Association (SPA), a leading organization within...

Over 60 People Slaughtered By Islamists in DRC

At least 64 people have been killed in Democratic Republic of Congo - hacked to death in attacks carried out by suspected rebels,...

Germany Announce New Anti-terror Strategy Aimed At Islamist Groups

The German interior minister has announced a new anti-terror measures, following recent attacks linked to Islamist militants. Thomas de Maiziere is expected to...

ISIS militants kills 20 foreigners

Gunmen stormed the Holey Artisan Bakery cafe in Dhaka late on Friday before troops entered almost 12 hours later. Six of the attackers were also...

German police apprehends 3 alleged violent Islamists

Two allegedly violent Islamists and a woman were arrested after hundreds of police raided two apartments and two firms in Berlin, as well as...
Hillary Clinton

One day After Paris Attacks, Hillary Refused to use the Term ‘Radical Islam’

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Egyptians go to the polls in a bid for a new parliament

The long-awaited polls will be conducted in two phases between Oct. 17 and Dec. 2, with Egyptians residing abroad beginning casting votes on Saturday....
Abubakar Shekau

Is Boko Haram Shekau leader dead?

Militant Islamists have released a new video on the insurgency in Nigeria, with Boko Haram leader Abubakar Shekau again failing to appear in it. His...
Habib Essid

Islamist Ennahda to join Tunisian secularist government

Tunisian Prime Minister-designate Habib Essid revealed Monday that the Islamist Ennahda movement will join his largely secularist government, in a move seen as helping...

Shebab takes out 28 Non-Muslim passengers in Kenya

Somalia?s Shebab Islamists on Saturday seized a bus in Kenya, executing 28 non-Muslim passengers in what they said was revenge for police raids on mosques in...
general Khalifa Haftar

General Khalifa’s troops in full control of November 17 Battalion

Forces loyal to renegade Libyan general Khalifa Haftar on Wednesday claimed to have captured a major outpost from rival Islamists in the restive eastern...
In this photo provided by Egypt's state news agency MENA, Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, center, meets with editors of Egyptian newspapers and media in the presidential palace, in Cairo Egypt, Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014. El-Sissi denied Sunday any military involvement in neighboring Libya, a day after Islamist militias accused Cairo of bombing their posts in Tripoli, Egypt's state news agency reported. El-Sissi said Egypt is in consultation with Libya's neighbors to find a political solution to the violent power struggle between rival groups. (AP Photo/MENA)The Associated Press

Egypt to give technical support to Libya

Egypt has promised to provide technical military support and training to Libya for help restructuring its army, Libyan Chief of Staff General Abdel-Razzaq al-Nazuri...

Police Block Protesters In Egypt

Four civilians and one policemen were killed in Egypt on Thursday, as police blocked protests marking the first anniversary of a deadly crackdown on...

Another deadly attack launched on Christians in Kenya

In the latest attack on Kenyan Christians, gunmen believed to be radical Muslims shot and killed at least six worshippers in a Bible-reading church not...

Moderate Islamists in Egypt, Tunisia blamed for setbacks

Al-Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri on Friday said moderate Islamists in Egypt and Tunisia were in part responsible for their recent political setbacks, accusing them...

Islamists Blow Up Gao Bridge

 Suspected Islamists have blown up a bridge near Mali's northern town of Gao, the army says. The bridge near Bentia is on the only route...

Islamist?s assets frozen in Egypt

Cairo ? An Egyptian court on Tuesday ordered the freezing of assets of senior leaders of the Muslim Brotherhood as part of a crackdown...

Supporters of Egypt’s deposed president vows more rallies

Supporters of Egypt's deposed president Mohamed Morsi vowed more rallies and called for marches on Friday as police arrested another senior Islamist in an...

Islamists in Somalia steal $750000 aid

Members of the Shebab Islamist group have stolen $750 000 worth of British government-funded humanitarian materials and supplies in Somalia, it emerged on Sunday. The...

Slaves Of Timbuktu Get Liberated At Last

Sudarsan Raghavan/The Washington Post ? Mbarka Wallet Hallane, 50, a former slave, poses for a portrait in Timbuktu. Across this sand-swept city, thousands of...

Nigerian Army Kills 20 Boko Haram Islamists In Borno

The military said Sunday that it killed 20 Boko Haram Islamists while repelling an attack by the extremist group in the embattled northeastern state...

Fighters from Mali have reached western Darfur after fleeing French

KHARTOUM (Reuters) ? Islamist fighters from Mali have reached Sudan?s western Darfur region after fleeing French air strikes and advancing ground troops, a Sudanese...

Somalia’s al-Shabab Opens New Twitter Account

Somalia?s al-Qaeda-linked al-Shabab group has opened a new Twitter account in English, less than two weeks after its previous account was suspended. A senior al-Shabab...

9 Dead In Clashes Between Somali Forces and Islamist Rebels.

At least nine people have died in clashes between Al-Qaeda-linked Islamist rebels and Somali government forces and their Ethiopian allies, a village elder said...

Three Opposition Leaders Charged In Egypt

The men will be investigated over charges they "incited the overthrow" of President Mohammed Morsi. The three men - Mohamed ElBaradei, Amr Mousa and Hamdeen...

Egypt Opposition Alleges Referendum Fraud

Egypt?s main opposition has demanded an inquiry into the referendum on the draft constitution, citing fraud. The National Salvation Front urged the election commission...

Islamists Attack Benghazi Police Post

At least three people were killed and another ten injured in Benghazi on Thursday (December 20th) when armed Islamists laid siege to a Benghazi...

Egypt?s Islamists campaign ahead of vote on disputed constitution

Egypt?s Islamists on Thursday intensified a campaign to woo voters to approve a disputed constitution in a referendum in two days. Egypt?s Islamists on...

Nigerian Troops Kill 3 Boko Haram Islamists

Kano ? Nigerian troops have killed three Boko Haram Islamists and recovered arms and ammunition in a crackdown on the group in the restive...