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Somalia forces thwart possible terror attack in southern region

Somali National Army (SNA) forces foiled a major terrorist attack in southern region late on Monday following heavy fighting between the army and al-Shabab...

US Warns Kenya of Possible Terror Attack on Foreigners

The United States on Monday issued a security alert for Kenya, citing credible information that Westerners may be targeted by extremists in three Kenyan...
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Mali Terror Attacks Strongly Condemned by Portugal

The Portuguese government strongly condemned on Monday the terror attack against facilities of the United Nations Integrated Multidimensional Mission for Stabilization of Mali (MINUSMA),...

Somali president declares 3-day mourning after terror attack

Somali President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed, widely known as Farmajo, has declared three days of mourning following Saturday afternoon's terrorist attack in the capital of...
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Ghana under imminent terror attack

Canada has issued warnings to its nationals intending to travel to the West African country of possible terrorist attacks, local media reported here Thursday. According...

Boko Haram attack army bases with grenade launchers

The calamitous Boko Haram militants from the IS-supported faction loyal to Abu Mus’ab Al-Barnawi have attacked three military bases in the northeast, destroying one...

Prez Maduro says Supreme Court attack is an act of terror

A police helicopter has dropped grenades on Venezuela’s Supreme Court building and fired shots at the interior ministry in what President Nicolas Maduro called...
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Blast at Turkey’s Southeastern city confirmed as terror attack

The explosion that occurred on Tuesday at a police building in Turkish southeastern province of Diyarbakir was a terror attack, Interior Minister Suleyman Soylu...
Cars were set alight and clashes erupted as at least 170,000 workers and students took to the streets across France (AFP Photo/Joel Saget)

Nice Carnival held under strict security measures after deadly terror attack

With accesses controlled by 200 private security agents posted on 36 security checkpoints and 130 municipal police officers mobilized, the 133rd edition of the...

Austria foils allegedly planned terror attack

Austrian authorities on Friday arrested a man who allegedly planned to conduct a terror attack in Vienna, the country's largest newspaper Krone reported. ...

Czech rules out terror attack over bomb threat on plane

Czech police on Saturday ruled out a terrorist motive over a bomb threat on a plane which took an emergency landing in Prague. ...
Photo taken on April 10, 2015 shows a general view of the Kabul city in Kabul, Afghanistan. (Xinhua/Ahmad Massoud)

Confirmed: 12 killed and several injured in terror attack at Kabul campus

According to authorities and news reports, multiple gunmen stormed the Kabul campus late Wednesday. Witnesses heard an explosion and gunfire on the heavily guarded...
Women cry during a funeral for a victim of last night's attack on a wedding party that left 50 dead in Gaziantep in southeasternTurkey near the Syrian border on August 21, 2016. At least 50 people were killed when a suspected suicide bomber linked to Islamic State jihadists attacked a wedding thronged with guests, officials said on August 21. (Xinhua/AFP Photo)

Turkey wedding attack: Suicide bomber found to be a teenager

The brutal terror attack was carried out by a teenager, and initial findings showed it was perpetrated by the Islamic State (IS) group, Erdogan...

Kenya foils dread assault on police headquarters in NE district

Inspector General of Police Joseph Boinnet confirmed the incident, saying the security forces fought off the militants who had stormed Diffu Police Station in...

Istanbul terror attacks gingers Trump’s presidential drive

The recent terrorist attack in Turkey has given U.S. presumptive Republican nominee Donald Trump ammunition for his presidential campaign, as he promotes the narrative...
A picture taken on February 21, 2016 shows damaged cars at the site of a double car bomb attack in the Al-Zahraa neighborhood of the central Syrian city of Homs. (AFP photo)

Kenyan Tells The Pain He Felt Losing A Friend In Terror Attack

Otieno, who run a garage in Kenya's Nakuru town in the Rift Valley region, was killed by the Al-Shabaab when they ambushed a bus...

South Asian countries encouraged to unite against terrorism

In a twitter message, strongly condemning the terror attack in Pakistan's eastern city of Lahore on Sunday, Sirisena said his condolences were with the...

Afghan army halts terror attacks and captured 7 members of the Taliban

"A seven-member group of Taliban had been captured after personnel of NDS carried out a special operation in Nangarhar province recently," NDS, the country's...

34 People Killed In Car Bombing In Ankara

Authorities said around 18:45 local time (GMT 1845) a bomb-laden vehicle hit a city bus from the rear end near Guven Park area in...
Survivor students prepare to leave for home in Garissa, Kenya, April 4, 2015. A total of 663 survivors from a Kenyan university attack left Garissa town for their homes Saturday. The survivors, including 50 school staff, were aboard 13 bus. They were departing after camping for two days. (Xinhua/Sun Ruibo)

Kenyan Varsity outlines events to mark 1st anniversary after terror attacks

The attack was termed as one of the worst attacks that saw Somalia-based terror group storm the institution and massacre the students after engaging...
People flee clashes near the Aden international airport in Aden, Yemen, on March 25, 2015. The Shiite Houthi group took control over Aden international airport after the retreat of tribal militia on Wednesday evening, a security official told Xinhua. (Xinhua)

Indian government asks all nationals to return home

"I appeal to all Indians in such danger zones to please come back to India," External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj has tweeted. ...

Australia: Experts says terror attacks are unavoidable

David Kilcullen, who was a military advisor to the U.S. military in Iraq, told the Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) that those who thought the...

Kenyans to have vigilant Christmas as terror attack threat remains real

The East African nation's residents are vigilant as they board buses to their rural homes, head to churches to pray, supermarkets and malls to...
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Uganda heightens security as it marks five years of capital terror attack

Ugandan security agencies on Saturday stepped up and tightened security as the East African country marked the fifth anniversary of the twin bombings in...

Kenyan church marks 3rd anniversary of terror attack

A somber mood engulfed the African Inland Church in Garissa near the Somali border as worshipers gathered to mark the third anniversary of the...
The body of one of the campus attack terrorists is seen at a mortuary in Garissa county hospital, Garissa, Kenya, April 4, 2015. Kenya's Interior Minister Joseph Nkaissery said on Friday the death toll of the attack at the Garissa University College includes 142 students, three policemen and three soldiers from Kenya Defense Forces. The four terrorists from 'al-Shabaab' were all killed during the rescue operation, the official confirmed. (Xinhua/Sun Ruibo)(dh)

Families of Kenya’s terror attack victims grapple with high funeral costs

Families of students killed in Garissa University College terror attack in Kenya face a heavy financial burden as they prepare to bury their loved...

Ferrying explosives terror attack, Somali suspect charged in Kenya

A suspect of Somali origin who was arrested while trying to ferry explosives to Nairobi was charged in a Kenyan High Court with eight...

Kenyan Terror attack kills tourism sector

A dark cloud hangs over Kenya's tourism sector after Thursday's terror attack at Garissa University College in which 148 people were killed and...
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Djibouti expresses solidarity with Tunisia over terror attack

Djibouti President Ismail Omar Guelleh has expressed his solidarity with the Tunisian people following Wednesday's terrorist attack at the Bardo Museum in Tunis. In...

South Africa condemns terror attack in Tunisia

The South African government on Thursday strongly condemned the terror the attack on innocent civilians in Tunisia, where South African citizens might be among...