`Recruiter` for Syrian jihad arrested in France

A 22-year-old man suspected of acting as a recruiter for jihadist groups in Syria has been arrested at an airport in the south of France, the interior ministry said Sunday.

UN says preparing Iraq humanitarian corridor

The United Nations said it was working on opening a humanitarian corridor in northern Iraq to allow stranded civilians threatened by jihadist fighters to flee.

175 Indians to return from Iraq

About 175 Indians will reach New Delhi Thursday from violence-hit Iraq, the government said Wednesday.

ISIS displaces 30,000 people in eastern Syria

The militant group Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) has rousted as many as 30,000 people from an eastern Syrian town after capturing it, a human rights body said Sunday.

Iraq analysing jihadist sermon video for authenticity

Iraqi forces are analysing an online video that purports to show a brutal jihadist group`s leader delivering a sermon in the militant-held city of Mosul.

Jihadist group claims bombing of tourist bus in Egypt

Jihadist group Ansar Beit al-Maqdis on Tuesday claimed the suicide bombing in Egypt of a tour bus that killed three South Koreans and their local driver.

Jihadist group claims bomb targeting Egypt minister

Ibrahim, who was travelling in an armoured car, was unscathed.

Jihadist group claims attack in Xinjiang

China blames the Xinjiang attacks on East Turkistan Islamic
Movement, an Uyghur militant group.