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Joe Biden

Biden taps longtime diplomat Burns to lead CIA

U.S. President-elect Joe Biden announced Monday that he has picked William Burns, a longtime diplomat serving in the State Department, to be director of...
New York

Experts contribute ideas for NYC to revive from COVID-19 pandemic

Several experts in New York have tapped their wisdom and mulled ideas in efforts to help the largest city in the United States to...
Karl Nehammer

Austria’s interior minister says terror attack had Islamist motive

The terrorist attack on central Vienna had an Islamist motive, Austria's interior minister Karl Nehammer said Tuesday morning. Police said three bystanders were killed -...
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro, takes part in an international press conference at Miraflores Palace, in Caracas, capital of Venezuela, on May 17, 2016. [Photo/Xinhua]

Maduro reports ‘terrorist attack’ against Venezuelan oil refinery

Venezuela's Amuay oil refinery has been the target of "a terrorist attack" using a powerful weapon, President Nicolas Maduro said on Wednesday. A blast reportedly...
A boy lights a candle at the Place de la Republique square to mourn for the victims of the terrorist attacks in Paris, capital of France, Nov. 15, 2015. (Xinhua/Zhou Lei)(azp)

Christchurch mosque gunman sentenced to life imprisonment in New Zealand

The gunman of last year's terrorist attack on two Christchurch mosques in New Zealand was sentenced to life imprisonment, the High Court announced on...

UN Security Council condemns terrorist attack in Afghanistan

The Security Council on Wednesday condemned Monday's terrorist attack that took place at a prison complex in Jalalabad, Afghanistan, which resulted in at least...
Egyptian soldiers patrol near the sites attacked on Jan. 29, in Arish, North Sinai Province, Egypt, on Jan. 31, 2015. UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Saturday strongly condemned Thursday's terrorist attacks in Sinai, Egypt, of which the death toll rose to 33. (Xinhua/Ahmed Gomaa)

Libyan east-based parliament condemns deadly terrorist attack in Egypt’s Sinai

The east-based House of Representatives of Libya on Friday strongly condemned the deadly attack in Egypt's restive North Sinai province, which killed nine military...
UN Security Council

UN Security Council condemns terrorist attack in Afghanistan

The United Nations Security Council on Thursday condemned a "heinous and cowardly terrorist attack" on a Sikh temple in Afghanistan's capital Kabul on Wednesday. The...
Mali Terror Attacks

Algeria says Mali will defeat terrorism

Algeria on Sunday "strongly condemned the "terrorist attack that targeted the Sokolo military camp in central Mali." "Algeria is confident that Mali...
Burkina Faso

AU strongly condemns terrorist attack in Burkina Faso that killed 24 soldiers

Chairperson of the African Union (AU) Commission, Moussa Faki Mahamat, on Thursday condemned a recent terrorist attack that targeted a military base in Burkina...
President Muhammadu Buhari

President Buhari Condemns Attack in Kenya

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has condemned the deadly terrorist attack on a hotel and office complex in Nairobi. In a condolence message issued in Abuja,...

Kenyan Muslim leaders condemn terrorist attack at Nairobi business complex

Top organ representing Muslim leaders in Kenya on Wednesday condemned terrorist attack at the upmarket Dusit business complex located in Nairobi's Westlands district where...
Cyril Ramaphosa

President Cyril Ramaphosa Condemns Attack on Kenya

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa on Wednesday condemned Tuesday's terrorist attack on Kenya which left at least 15 people dead and many others injured....
Burkina Faso

Terrorist Attack in Burkina Faso Kills 12 People

Twelve people were killed and two others injured Thursday in a terrorist attack in Burkina Faso's northern province of Soum, the country's security ministry...

Teacher In Court For Causing Fear Via Social Media

An Accra Circuit Court has granted bail in the sum of GHc 5, 000.00 to one Ebenezer Boadi, a teacher who was said to...
US President

Trump to defeat ISIS after NYC terrorist attack

U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday vowed to defeat the Islamic State group after a terrorist attack in New York killed eight people. "In NYC,...
African Union headquarters

AU Chair Condemns Terrorist Attack in Barcelona

The Chairperson of the Commission of the African Union (AU), H.E. Mr. Moussa Faki Mahamat, strongly condemns the terrorist attack that was carried out...
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Terrorist attack in Ouagadougou condemned

The Foundation for Security and Development in Africa (FOSDA), a civil society organisation, has condemned Sunday’s terrorist attack on a restaurant in the capital...

Ghana faces no known terrorist attack

The Ghanaian government on Friday dispelled reports that the country is facing imminent terrorist attacks. In a statement signed by the Minister of Information Mustapha...

Egypt: Emergency state dragged over possible terrorist attack

Egyptian cabinet on Thursday decided to extend the state of emergency for another three months, as the country has been in high alert against...

UN Security Council reiterate commitment to fighting terrorism

The members of the United Nations Security Council say they condemn "in the strongest terms" the terrorist attack of 14 June 2017 which targeted...
Photo taken on March 2, 2016 shows the United Nations Security Council approves new resolution on the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), at the UN headquarters in New York, the United States. (Xinhua/Li Muzi) (zw)

UN Security Council slams deadly terrorist attack in Iraq

The United Nations Security Council on Wednesday "condemned in the strongest terms the cowardly and heinous terrorist attack" in Iraq last week, reiterating that...
Xi Jinping

Xi extends condolences to Pakistani president over deadly terrorist attack

Chinese President Xi Jinping sent a message of condolences to his Pakistani counterpart, Mamnoon Hussain, on Friday over a deadly terrorist attack in Sehwan...
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon addresses the media at the UN headquarters in New York on April 9, 2015. As violence continues to roil in Syria and Yemen, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Thursday urged religious leaders and educators to preach to their followers the "correct meaning of tolerance; the correct meaning of culture and tradition, with mutual respect." (Xinhua/Niu Xiaolei)

UN chief condemns terrorist attack in Istanbul

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Sunday condemned the "despicable terrorist attack" at a nightclub in Istanbul, Turkey. According to a statement of...

Brazilian government condemns terrorist attack in Istanbul

The Brazilian government Sunday condemned a terrorist attack at a nightclub in Istanbul, Turkey on the early morning of the day, leaving at least...
Pakistani soldiers transfer an injured woman after the severe earthquake in northwest Pakistan's Peshawar, Oct. 27, 2015. Pakistani Information Minister Pervaiz Rashid said on Tuesday that the country would not seek international aid for the people affected by the powerful earthquake that killed nearly 250 people and displaced thousands others. (Xinhua/Umar Qayyum)

SW Pakistan: Police training center attacks records 6 deaths, 92 injuries

At least 200 police personnel have also been held hostage by terrorists who stormed a Police Training College located at the Saryab Road area...

3 Arrested Syrians in Germany Connected to Paris Attackers

The men - aged 17, 18 and 26 - arrived in Germany in November by posing as asylum seekers to "either execute an existing...
Somali security forces

5 Malian soldiers missing after terrorist attack

In a statement issued on Tuesday, Mali's Defense Minister Tieman Hubert Coulibaly said fighting between the Malian forces and the terrorists continued until Monday...

UNSC condemns terrorists attack in Afghanistan

Two explosions occurred on Saturday at Dehmazang square targeting a peaceful demonstration, killing at least 80 people while injuring over 230. The...
Medina Mosque Hit

Iran craves for a collective reaction to Saudi terrorist attack

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Tuesday condemned the terrorist attacks in Saudi Arabia, urging collective response of world Muslims to the attacks...