Islamic State suicide bomber kills seven in Baghdad shopping area

Apr 26, 2016

Islamic State suicide bomber kills seven in Baghdad shopping area

A suicide bombing claimed by the Islamic State jihadi group ripped through shops in eastern Baghdad on Monday, killing at least seven people, Iraqi security and medical officials said. The blast in the Shiite majority area of Baghdad Jadida also wounded at least 32 ...

Aussie teen charged over alleged Anzac Day terror plan

Apr 25, 2016

Aussie teen charged over alleged Anzac Day terror plan

Australian police have charged a 16-year-old boy with planning a terrorism act allegedly linked to Monday’s Anzac Day commemorations, which honor soldiers who fought and died for the country. As dawn services around the nation prepared to remember fallen soldiers, New South Wales counterterrorism ...

Obama, U.N. envoy voice alarm at 'fraying' cease-fire in Syria

Apr 23, 2016

Obama, U.N. envoy voice alarm at 'fraying' cease-fire in Syria

Syria’s fragile cease-fire is in grave peril, U.S. President Barack Obama and the U.N.’s special envoy warned Friday, as violence surged in the war-ravaged country’s second city Aleppo. The truce “is still in effect, but it is in great trouble if we don’t act ...