Egypt has expressed "discontent" over the latest U.S. travel warning to the Mideast country, saying the notice makes a false distinction between terrorist groups and violent political organizations.
A Bahraini rights group says a female activist has been charged under an anti-terrorism law amid a crackdown on dissent in the U.S.-allied Gulf island nation.
When President Donald Trump left his chair at this month's G20 summit while Africa was discussed and had daughter Ivanka sit in for him, critics blasted it as a breach of diplomatic protocol.
When a young man from Minnesota's Somali community who admitted trying to join ISIS appeared for sentencing in November, the judge made him an offer: avoid more prison time and participate in an experimental “terrorist rehabilitation.”
A court in Istanbul has ordered six human rights activists — including Amnesty International's Turkey director — formally arrested pending a trial on charges of aiding an armed terror group.
ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi "is definitely alive," a top Kurdish counter-terrorism official said Monday, sweeping aside multiple recent reports claiming the world's most sought-after terrorist was dead.
At least eight people are dead after a suspected female suicide bomber detonated at a mosque in northeastern Nigeria.
The Latest on the war in Afghanistan (all times local): 2:30 p.m.
Serbian police say they have arrested a Turkish citizen wanted for alleged terrorism.
A year ago Saturday, a group of Turkish soldiers using tanks, warplanes and helicopters launched a plot to overthrow Turkey's president and government.
Police in Nigeria say 19 people have been killed in a series of attacks by Boko Haram suicide bombers.
The Latest on the diplomatic crisis between Qatar and its Arab neighbors (all times local): 4:45 p.m.
Iraqi forces have retaken Mosul from the Islamic State, more than three years after the terror group overran the city in June 2014, the US-led coalition announced Monday.
An anti-terrorism magistrate in Paris has handed preliminary charges to a French man suspected of a role in an alleged attack plot.
A Tunisian man alleged to have murdered of an elderly couple in the northern Austrian city of Linz last week is deemed to have had an "Islamist" motivation, the country’s Interior Minister Wolfgang Sobotka has stated.
Kenyan officials say al-Shabab extremists from neighboring Somalia have beheaded nine civilians in an attack on a village in the southeast.
British police say they have arrested a 19-year-old man over the Manchester concert bombing, as the hunt continues for accomplices of attacker Salman Abedi.
Islamic militants unleashed a suicide car bomb and heavy gunfire on an Egyptian military checkpoint in northeastern Sinai Peninsula on Friday, killing 23 troops and wounding 33, officials said.
The two Tunisian former Guantanamo Bay detainees call their homeland an open-air prison and yearn for escape, even back to the U.S. detention center in Cuba.
Egyptian officials say at least 10 security troops have been killed when a car bomb struck a military checkpoint followed by heavy gunfire in northeastern Sinai Peninsula.
A diplomatic standoff between Qatar and other Arab nations that accuse it of sponsoring terrorism has turned a spotlight on an opaque network of charities and prominent figures freely operating in the tiny Gulf country.
A transcript of President Donald Trump's address Thursday in Poland, provided by the White House.
Cops have revealed Manchester attacker Salman Abedi was living off student loans before orchestrating the horror attack that claimed the lives of 22 people.
A rights group says Pakistan has executed 464 prisoners since it lifted a moratorium on capital punishment after a Taliban attack on a school in late 2014.
The United States and European governments are urging tougher international pressure on Syria over a sarin gas attack and stepped-up efforts to find the perpetrators.
Authorities have detained four people for questioning following a half dozen anti-terror raids in Brussels as part of an investigation that was not link to past extremist attacks in Paris and Brussels.
Portuguese authorities suspect international terrorists and arms traffickers are behind a "very professional" theft last week at the country's national armory, the attorney general's office said Tuesday.
International terrorism and arms trafficking may be behind a theft last week at Portugal's national armory, the country's attorney general's office said in a statement Tuesday.
The head of Germany's domestic intelligence agency is warning that more terror attacks by Islamic extremists in Germany are likely.
The family of a Libyan man convicted of the 1988 Lockerbie bombing is launching a fresh effort to posthumously clear his name.
A British teenager has been sentenced to at least 16 1/2 years in prison for plotting a bombing whose potential targets included an Elton John concert on the 15th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks.
A Kenyan court has ordered a police officer detained for 30 days while he is investigated for Facebook posts that are alleged to support Islamic extremism.
A top Syrian official says the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons refused to visit key sites linked to a nerve gas attack, casting doubt on the international monitor's credibility.
French authorities say a man has been given preliminary terrorism charges for plotting a possible attack on President Emmanuel Macron or minority groups.
The Latest on developments in Iraq, where Iraqi forces are closing in on fast-vanishing IS-held territory in the city of Mosul (all times local): 11:30 a.m.
An Iraqi officer says that two women suicide bombers, hiding among a group of fleeing civilians, targeted Iraqi troops in Mosul, killing one soldier and wounding several.
France's president is promising support for a new multinational force against extremists in Africa's vast Sahel region as he meets in Mali with leaders from five regional countries.
A group that monitors jihadist communications says an al-Qaida-linked group in Mali has released a proof-of-life video showing six foreign hostages, shortly before the French president's arrival for an anti-terror summit.
Syrian state TV says a series of car bomb explosions have rocked the capital, resulting in multiple casualties.
The Latest on the conflict in Syria (all times local): 10:30 a.m.
Syria's government has harshly criticized the international chemical weapons watchdog probe that concluded sarin gas was used in a deadly attack in Syria, saying it relied on the testimonies of "terrorists" and was false.
A senior Lebanese military official has dismissed allegations of abuse against hundreds of Syrian detainees caught up in a security sweep in a refugee settlement.
Bangladesh is commemorating the first anniversary of the nation's worst terrorist attack by Islamist militants with promises to continue to fight the menace.
France's president meets Sunday in Mali with heads of state from five nations across Africa's vast Sahel region to support a new 5,000-strong multinational force meant to counter a growing threat from extremists who have targeted tourist resorts and other high-profile areas.
A prominent Kashmir rebel leader recently blacklisted as a terrorist by the United States has vowed to continue his armed struggle against Indian forces in the disputed Himalayan region.
The United Nations refugee agency says two female suicide bombers attacked a camp for internally displaced people in eastern Niger's Diffa region, killing two people and wounding 11.
The Latest on report confirming that sarin nerve gas used in Syria (all times local): 10:30 a.m.
The Lebanese army says seven soldiers have been wounded in multiple attacks, including five suicide bombings, during raids on refugee settlements near the border with Syria.
Prosecutors have detained a Romanian man on suspicion he was linked to a group involved in the November 2015 Paris attacks.
China's foreign minister has told his Philippine counterpart that Beijing is ready to provide more aid to the Southeast Asian country as ties between the former antagonists improve.
The commander of U.S. Pacific forces said Wednesday that ISIS-linked militants returning from the Middle East are intent on opening a new front in Asia, The Wall Street Journal reported.
A stolen police helicopter fired on Venezuela's Supreme Court and Interior Ministry in what President Nicolas Maduro said was a thwarted "terrorist attack" aimed at ousting him from power.
Civilians held captive by Islamist fighters occupying a Philippines city are being forced to fight government troops and serve as sex slaves, the country’s army revealed Tuesday, citing witnesses who have fled the conflict.
A senior Kenyan police official says four policemen and four children were killed when a lorry they were traveling in ran over an improvised bomb in Kenya's southern coastal area.
The Latest on the White House saying it has "potential" evidence that Syria's government is preparing another chemical weapons attack (all times local): 5 p.m.
Hours before the United States designated Kashmir rebel leader Syed Salahuddin a global terrorist, he appeared in a video calling for strikes in the Himalayan territory in remembrance of another rebel leader whose killing by Indian forces last July triggered months of deadly protests.
Two botched attacks in Europe in recent days signal that Islamist terror has reached a new phase, security officials say, one that is more disorganized and less sophisticated but risks spawning more assailants eager to kill with any means at hand.
Authorities in northeastern Nigeria say at least nine people have been killed by suicide bombers in a series of attacks in the area.
The jihadis' targets in Europe are depressingly repetitive: the Brussels metro, the Champs-Elysees in Paris (twice), tourist-filled bridges in London (twice) and a U.K. rock concert.
A suicide bomber blew himself up near the Grand Mosque in Mecca as police disrupted a plot to target the holiest site in Islam just as the fasting month of Ramadan ends, Saudi security forces said Saturday.
The Latest on a foiled plot targeting the Grand Mosque in the holy Muslim city of Mecca in Saudi Arabia (all times local): 5:30 a.m.
Saudi security forces foiled a terror plot targeting the Grand Mosque in the Muslim holy city of Mecca, exchanging gunfire with one of the suspects who blew himself up inside a home Friday, Saudi Arabia's Interior Ministry said.
A former paramilitary commander turned police informer in Northern Ireland has pleaded guilty to 200 terrorist offenses.
At least 15 people were killed and 70 others were wounded Friday after two bombings at a crowded market in Pakistan's northwestern tribal region, Pakistani government officials said.
The Latest on the day's attacks in Pakistan (all times local): 6:20 p.m.
The man accused of driving into a crowd of Muslim worshippers this week in Britain, killing one person, was charged Friday with terrorism-related murder and attempted murder, officials said.
British authorities have charged 47-year-old Darren Osborne with terrorism-related murder and attempted murder in connection with the van attack on a crowd of Muslim worshippers near two north London mosques.
They call it the "grill": The victim is tied to a spit like a roast and spun furiously within a circle of fire.
A suicide car bomb exploded Thursday at a bank in Afghanistan's Helmand province as Afghan troops and government workers waited to collect their pay ahead of a major Muslim holiday, killing at least 29 people, officials said.
London police said a 51-year-old man found dead after a mosque attack died of “multiple injuries.”
A suicide car bomber detonated near the gate of a police station in the Somali capital Thursday, killing at least three people and wounding several others.
A Somali police officer says a suicide car bomber has detonated near the gate of a police station in the capital, Mogadishu.
The Latest on a suicide car bombing in Somalia's capital (all times local): 3:30 p.m.
The Latest on developments in Afghanistan following the suicide car bombing in Helmand province (all times local): 2 p.m.
The governor of Afghanistan's southern Helmand province has raised the death toll in the suicide car bombing outside a bank there to 29, saying most of those killed in the explosion were civilians.
Indonesian police say they have arrested 41 suspected militants following last month's twin suicide bombings in the capital that killed three policemen.
Authorities in Mali say one woman is still missing three days after Islamic extremists attacked a resort area near the capital.
Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has appointed veteran Russian diplomat Vladimir Voronkov to head the newly established United Nations Counterterrorism Office.
Detectives in London still are trying to determine the cause of the death for a Muslim man who died during the van attack near Finsbury Park Mosque, the city's police chief said Wednesday.
Muslim rebels are still holding several hostages in a school that has been surrounded by army troops in the southern Philippines, military officials said Wednesday after reporting that the gunmen have withdrawn from the area as government forces converged to crush the attack.
Saudi Arabia's King Salman on Wednesday appointed his 31-year-old son Mohammed bin Salman as crown prince, placing him first-in-line to the throne and removing the country's counterterrorism czar and a figure well-known to Washington from the line of succession.
The man who tried to detonate a nail bomb and shouted “Allahu akbar” at a Brussels train station on Tuesday was identified as a 36-year-old Moroccan national.
Dutch prosecutors say an 18-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of spreading propaganda for the Islamic State group.
France and the United States say they have reached agreement on a U.N. resolution that welcomes the deployment of a 5,000-strong force from five countries in Africa's vast Sahel region to fight the growing threat from extremists.
The Latest on the explosion at a train station in Brussels: (all times local): 10:15 p.m. Belgian authorities say soldiers "neutralized" a person at a main Brussels train station amid media reports of explosion-like noises there.
Belgian media are reporting that explosion-like noises have been heard at a Brussels train station, prompting the evacuation of a main square.
Italian news reports say a young Sudanese bus passenger grabbed the steering wheel and tried to pull the vehicle off the road in Sicily before off-duty soldiers on board intervened.
U.S.-led coalition forces said they have killed Turki al-Bin’ali, ISIS chief cleric, in Syria airstrike on May 31, 2017.
A police officer says a suicide car bomber has detonated at a district headquarters in Somalia's capital, killing at least seven people.
The Latest on a suicide car bomb blast in Somalia's capital (all times local): 2:35 p.m. Police say the death toll from a suicide car bomb blast at a district headquarters in Somalia's capital has risen to 15. Capt.
North Korea's missile and nuclear threats are expected to be among the issues discussed at the inaugural U.S.-China diplomatic and security dialogue being held in Washington this week.
British police have identified the suspect held in connection with the van attack outside a London mosque as Darren Osborne, from the Welsh city of Cardiff.
While terror attacks perpetrated by the Islamic State – or those who share the extremist group’s ideology – have received widespread coverage in the media and generated huge amounts of public outcry, the same cannot be said for the violence directed at Muslim communities around the world.
A suspect who tried to attack security forces on the Champs-Elysees shopping district in Paris Monday afternoon -- when he rammed his car into a police van -- had a rifle and explosives in his vehicle, French investigators said.
One dead as police investigate incident as terrorism
Authorities in northeastern Nigeria say 12 people are dead after suicide bombing attacks not far from the city of Maiduguri.
The Latest on the diplomatic crisis between Gulf nations and Qatar (all times local): 3:45 p.m.
The Latest on the attack by Islamic extremists on a resort outside Mali's capital, Bamako.
The Portuguese military says one of its soldiers on a European Union training mission in Mali has died in what it calls a terrorist attack.
Metropolitan Police arrested a man accused of driving into pedestrians as they exited Ramadan prayers at a London mosque.
A driver plowed into a crowd of Muslim worshippers outside a north London mosque early Monday in an attack that police said they were investigating as a terrorist incident.
Mali's security minister says security forces have killed at least four extremists after an attack Sunday that left two people dead at a spot popular with foreigners.
The Iraqi prime minister is reaching out to regional powers such as Saudi Arabia and Iran for support for his anti-terror campaign.