“Jihadi John”, the masked ISIS militant linked to the beheading of Western hostages, was named on Thursday as Kuwaiti-born London computer programmer Mohammed Emwazi by experts and the media.
With his latest political exhortation, President Xi Jinping is asserting his influence and advancing his agenda in a time-honoured tradition among Chinese leaders.
France has set out a package of reforms aimed at better integrating Muslims and preventing radicalisation in the wake of the recent jihadi attacks in Paris.
Ukraine’s military said Thursday it was starting the withdrawal of heavy weapons from the frontline, bolstering a stuttering peace plan as the United States and Russia traded barbs over the conflict.
A coalition airstrike in western Iraq killed at least 17 ISIS militants overnight, a hospital source said on Thursday, and an Arabic TV channel said the group’s leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi had been in
The US-led coalition carried out air strikes Thursday against the ISIS group in northeastern Syria, where the jihadists have launched a new offensive and kidnapped 220 Assyrian Christians.
A Taliban suicide attack targeting a Turkish diplomatic vehicle belonging to the Nato mission killed two people in Kabul Thursday, highlighting the fragile security situation as the Afghan government
British Prime Minister David Cameron’s Conservatives suffered a setback on Thursday, less than three months before a national election, after data showed they had missed their pledge to cut net annual
A US soldier who deserted because he thought the Iraq war was illegal could have grounds for seeking asylum in Germany but only if he can show he would have been involved in war crimes, Europe’s highe