Sep 11, 2016

Three women killed while staging attack on Mombasa police station

Three women were killed while staging a knife and firebomb attack on the main police station in the Kenyan city of Mombasa on Sunday in what officers said was “an apparent terror attack.” Mombasa County police chief Peterson Maelo said the three women had ...

Sep 1, 2016

Seven Arabs convicted of belonging to al-Qaida go to gallows in Iraq

Iraq on Wednesday hanged seven men of various Arab nationalities who were convicted of belonging to the al-Qaida network, officials said. The seven were detained more than four years ago and found guilty of terrorist activities with the organization that later formed the backbone ...

Jul 3, 2016

Chronology of terrorist attacks overseas involving Japanese

The following is a chronology of major terrorist attacks that have occurred overseas since 2001 involving Japanese nationals. Sept. 11, 2001: 24 Japanese are killed in the al-Qaida terrorist attacks in the United States. October 2002: Two Japanese are killed in bombings in Bali, ...