The portraits of, from the left, victims Nadine Devillers, Vincent Loques and Brazil's Simone Barreto Silva. Are pictured in…
France has witnessed more radical Islamist attacks than any other European Union member since 2014, leaving nearly 300 French citizens dead
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Mon, 11/09/2020 - 07:17 PM
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Algeria on Sunday amended its constitution to allow its government?to?take military action outside of its borders, a move that experts say is?the result of?the country’s increasing fear of violent extremist spillover from?its?neighbors?
Nisan Ahmado
Sat, 11/07/2020 - 08:25 PM
FILE - Forces with Afghanistan's National Directorate Security (NDS) escort alleged Taliban fighters after they are presented to the media, in Jalalabad, Afghanistan, Jan. 23, 2019.
Kabul says killing of high-ranking al-Qaida leader in Taliban-controlled area shows that Taliban are not keeping their promise of cutting ties with terror group
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Fri, 11/06/2020 - 03:08 PM
Kurdish-led Authorities Release Families of IS Fighters From Syrian Camp
Move comes amid fears about spread of coronavirus
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Thu, 11/05/2020 - 04:57 PM
A general view of al-Hol displacement camp in Hasaka governorate, Syria, April 1, 2019. REUTERS/Ali Hashisho
Some observers say Albania took an important step last week when it repatriated five citizens who had joined the Islamic State in Syria
Ezel Sahinkaya
Wed, 11/04/2020 - 08:18 PM
Britain's Home Secretary Priti Patel attends a Cabinet meeting of senior government ministers at the Foreign and Commonwealth…
Security service says terror attack is 'highly likely' following incidents in Austria, France
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Tue, 11/03/2020 - 03:05 PM
Islamic State Claims Kabul?University Attack That Killed 22
Islamic State claimed responsibility for Monday’s attack on Kabul University that killed at least 22 people and injured a dozen more. Afghan security forces said the attack ended after an hourslong gunfight. VOA’s Hikmat Sorosh reports from Kabul.
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Mon, 11/02/2020 - 07:29 PM
Syrian army tanks are seen in Deir al-Zour. (Reuters)
Last week, attacks claimed by IS in the desert area killed at least a dozen Syrian troops, according to local news reports
Sirwan Kajjo
Sun, 11/01/2020 - 05:58 PM
People raise their hands as they chant slogans against the satirical French weekly newspaper Charlie Hebdo, which reprinted a…
Illustrations and paintings have long been a controversial topic in Islam because the Koran does not say anything about it, leaving numerous Islamic scholars to issue their own often contradictory fatwas on the subject
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Sat, 10/31/2020 - 11:53 AM
(FILES) This file photo taken on April 21, 2016 in Bamako shows Fawaz Ould Ahmed from Mauritania, suspected of planning and…
Men were convicted in attacks on a club and hotel
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Thu, 10/29/2020 - 12:28 AM
Surging Blasphemy Cases Raise Concern in Pakistan
Human rights activists express concern over what they call an uptick of blasphemy accusation cases against the Shiite minority in Pakistan – more than 40 in the month of August alone
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Wed, 10/28/2020 - 09:10 PM
Surging Blasphemy Cases Raise Concern in Pakistan
With more than 40 cases filed in August alone, one man in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwam says charges leveled at his 61-year-old father puts his entire family in danger
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Wed, 10/28/2020 - 08:28 PM
FILE - A Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) fighter stands guard at the Qandil mountains near the Iraq-Turkish border in Sulaimaniya, 330 km (205 miles) northeast of Baghdad, March 24, 2013.
Roundup of alleged PKK-linked militants comes amid Turkish military assault on PKK bases
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Wed, 10/28/2020 - 01:18 AM
FILE - In this Feb. 22, 2019 file photo, U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) fighters stand guard next to men waiting to…
Despite territorial defeat in March 2019, IS has carried out terror attacks against civilians and military forces in eastern Syria
Sirwan Kajjo
Sun, 10/25/2020 - 04:39 PM
A Yemeni girl wearing traditional costume, poses for a picture during the opening ceremony of Sanaa Summer Festival in Sanaa,…
Volunteers try to put war-torn country in positive light by showcasing its rich history and culture?
Nisan Ahmado
Fri, 10/23/2020 - 07:21 PM