10 killed in Ivory Coast beach resort attack

The Grand-Bassam resort, about 40 km east of the capital Abidjan, is popular with westerners.

Gunmen kill police colonel, 4 others in Yemen's Aden

Al-Qaeda and the rival Islamic State group both have a presence in the city, where jihadists occupy government buildings and are seen patrolling several districts and intimidating civilians.

Gunmen attack Baghdad mall, at least 18 killed

Gunmen set off a car bomb at the entrance to a mall in mainly Shiite eastern Baghdad on Monday.

Gunmen kill four Egypt policemen south of Cairo

The attackers` affiliation was not immediately clear.

Paris attacks: Police search for 3 gunmen

Police search for 3 Gunmen spotted in Outer Paris.

Gunmen kidnap journalist in Nigerian oil city: Police

Gunmen in Nigeria`s southern oil city Port Harcourt have kidnapped a senior journalist working for a private national newspaper, police and the daily announced on Monday. 

Al Qaeda deploy in Yemen's Aden, British hostage freed

Al Qaeda militants took control of a western district of Yemen`s main port city of Aden on Saturday night, residents said, in another sign that the group is drawing strength from five months of civil war.

`Strong suspicion` Mali hotel gunmen linked to jihadists

 A deadly attack and hostage-taking at a Mali hotel is believed to be the work of an Islamist organisation with ties to an Al-Qaeda linked group, investigators said Monday.

French police on the hunt for three gunmen who held up Primark store in Paris

French police on the hunt for three gunmen who held up Primark store in Paris

French police on Monday evacuated 18 people from a Primark store near Paris after few gunmen tried to hold the people hostage.

Gunmen captured, killed by Burundi army in clashes in north: Governor

Burundi`s army has captured scores of gunmen and killed others in two days of clashes in the north, a regional governor said on Sunday, the latest flare-up of violence in a nation that emerged from civil war in 2005.

Six dead in north Mexico gunfight

Gunmen attacked a police convoy in northern Mexico`s violence-plagued city of Matamoros on Saturday, sparking a clash that left five suspects and one officer dead.

Suspected Shebab kill 14 in northern Kenya attack

Suspected Shebab kill 14 in northern Kenya attack

At least 14 people were killed Tuesday when suspected Islamic militants raided a northern Kenyan town on the border with war-torn Somalia, officials said.

Scores killed in Nigeria after fresh attacks by unknown gunmen

At least 30 people were confirmed dead following fresh attacks by unknown gunmen in Birnin-Magaji area of northwest Nigeria's Zamfara, police said on Sunday.

Cop injured in firing in Kathua

A policeman was injured when some unidentified gunmen fired upon him in Kathua district of Jammu and Kashmir on Monday.

Gunmen attack western Mali town in pre-dawn raid

Gunmen attacked a town in western Mali near the border with neighbouring Mauritania before dawn on Saturday, a town resident and a senior military source said.

Taliban attack Afghanistan Parliament, all seven militants dead

Taliban attack Afghanistan Parliament, all seven militants dead

A Taliban suicide bomber and six gunmen attacked the Afghan parliament on Monday as lawmakers met to consider a new defence minister, and another district in the volatile north fell to the militants as they intensified a summer offensive.

Ex-militant shot dead in Sopore, fourth killing in 7 days

A shopkeeper was shot dead by suspected militants on Monday in this north Kashmir town, in fourth civilian killing in a week and second since yesterday, police said.

Sudan: 2 Russian pilots held by gunmen in Darfur released

A Sudanese governor says that two Russian pilots who were held by gunmen in the country's restive western Darfur region since January have been freed, and that no ransom was paid.

Gunmen kill four policemen in SW Pakistan

Gunmen on motorcycles shot dead four policemen on Saturday in the southwestern Pakistani city of Quetta, police said.