Last Updated: Monday, December 02, 2013, 09:37
Turkey deported 1,100 European citizens who came to Turkey to join Al Qaeda-linked groups fighting in Syria to their home countries, a Turkish daily reported Sunday.
Last Updated: Thursday, November 21, 2013, 20:50
Four British men have been killed fighting alongside al Qaeda-linked fighters in Syria, it was reported on Thursday, as fears rise of the growing threat from jihadists returning from the war.
Last Updated: Saturday, October 26, 2013, 17:53
Fierce clashes raged on Saturday after Syrian Kurds seized from jihadists a crossing on the Iraqi border, a key supply route for weapons and fighters in the 31-month war, activists said.
Last Updated: Monday, October 21, 2013, 23:41
An al Qaeda-inspired group operating in the Sinai Peninsula claimed on Monday a car bombing outside a military building in Egypt`s Suez Canal city of Ismailiya which wounded six soldiers.
Last Updated: Tuesday, October 08, 2013, 18:26
Two leaders of a far-right, anti-Muslim group in Britain say they have quit because of growing extremism in the organisation`s ranks.
Last Updated: Wednesday, October 02, 2013, 22:17
Hundreds of jihadist fighters from the al Qaeda-affiliated Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) have advanced in northern Syria towards a border post with Turkey, an NGO said on Wednesday.
Last Updated: Friday, September 27, 2013, 12:53
Jihadist fighters linked to al Qaeda set fire to statues and crosses inside churches in northern Syria on Thursday and destroyed a cross on a church clock tower, a watchdog said.
Last Updated: Tuesday, September 17, 2013, 14:05
Several online jihadists have claimed Islamic extremists were involved in the deadly shooting incident at the Naval Sea Systems Command office in Washington on Monday that killed a dozen people and left another dozen injured.
Last Updated: Sunday, May 26, 2013, 16:20
The unruly tribal belt in northwestern Pakistan, a hotbed of Islamist militancy, has witnessed about 360 US drone strikes in the past decade, killing several high-ranking al Qaeda commanders who took shelter in the restive region.
Last Updated: Monday, October 08, 2012, 10:13
Three Tunisian jihadists have been arrested by the Syrian army, Xinhua reported.
Last Updated: Monday, September 24, 2012, 18:56
Hundreds of international fighters have flocked to Syria to join the war against Bashar al-Assad’ government.
Last Updated: Wednesday, March 07, 2012, 16:58
Foreign Sunni jihadists are fighting
alongside Syrian rebels who have taken on President Bashar al-Assad, but their numbers are hard to assess.
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