Spanish police on Saturday arrested four suspected Islamist extremists who were prepared to launch attacks in Spain, the government said.
More than 700,000 people on Saturday took to streets across France in tribute to the 17 people killed in three days of violence by Islamist extremists, the interior minister said.
As the ban on video-sharing website Youtube in Pakistan entered its third year, calls to lift the controversial ban have begun to grow even as the government appears reluctant to take any chances, fearing backlash from Islamist extremists.
European Commission was among possible targets for jihadist fighters returning from Syria, reports said Saturday, as the Belgian authorities cracked down in an effort to thwart extremist attacks.
The Dalai Lama on Saturday condemned mindless violence in the name of religion, saying the concept of jihad was being misused and misinterpreted by Islamist extremists.
In an attempt to enforce an ISIS-style interpretation of Islamic law, a group of extremists are allegedly cracking down on street parties in Britain by equating it to devil worship.
US President Barack Obama came under fire today from Republican lawmakers, who warned that a debacle in Iraq will give Islamist extremists a staging area for "the next 9/11."
Islamist extremists attacked a group of kissing protestors at a metro station who were protesting against a morality campaign by Ankara.
Severe ongoing clashes were reported between Malian troops and suspected Islamists extremists.
The Algerian Special Forces have discovered 25 bodies in the gas field facility attacked by militants in Tiguentourine.
A presidential spokesman says at least 11 Malians were killed and over 60 injured after the country launched a military intervention to fight al Qaeda-linked rebels advancing on a crucial town.
President Francois Hollande has ordered to beef up security in public places and transport in France.
Islamist extremists attacked an army post in northeastern Somalia, killing 12 soldiers.
Aboubacrine Yattara told a news agency over the phone that the young people were arrested last week by the Islamists controlling the city and were convicted yesterday of comingling.
Two US senators said that the coming weeks will show whether Pakistan can be a reliable ally against Islamist extremists.
Two suspected Islamist extremists were arrested at a bus stop in Lahore.
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