Tag Archives: Terrorism

  • ISIS chief Baghdadi died in US raid in Syria

    President Donald Trump on Sunday said that elusive ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi was killed, dying "like a dog," in a daring, nighttime raid by US special forces deep in northwest Syria. ...

  • US mourns two mass shootings as debate rages over Trump rhetoric

    The US mourned Sunday for victims of two mass shootings that killed 29 people in less than 24 hours as debate raged over whether President Donald Trump's rhetoric was partly to blame. ...

  • Explosions in Nepal’s capital leave 3 dead, 8 wounded

    Three explosions killed three people and wounded at least eight in different parts of Nepal's capital on Sunday, with police suspecting that an outlawed communist group was responsible. ...

  • UN adds Pakistani militant chief Masood Azhar to terror list

    The United Nations on Wednesday added Masood Azhar, the leader of a Pakistan-based Islamist group, to its list of global terrorists after China lifted its objections to the move. ...

  • ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi may still be alive

    Islamic State group chief Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, who purportedly appeared for the first time in five years in an IS propaganda video released Monday, remains the world's most wanted man. ...

  • ISIS claims Sri Lanka blasts that killed more than 320

    The Islamic State group on Tuesday said it was behind a devastating string of suicide attacks against churches and hotels in Sri Lanka that killed more than 320 people on Easter Sunday. ...

  • Blasts at Sri Lanka hotels and churches kill nearly 210

    A series of eight devastating bomb blasts ripped through high-end hotels and churches holding Easter services in Sri Lanka on Sunday, killing nearly 210 people, including many foreigners. ...

  • Dalai Lama praises New Zealand PM as “wonderful lady” for handling mosque attacks

    Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama praised New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern for her compassionate approach in dealing with the aftermath of the recent terror attack. ...

  • Another terror attack on India will be “extremely problematic”: US warns Pakistan

    The US has asked Pakistan to take sustained and irreversible action against terrorists, while warning that another terror attack on India will prove to be "extremely problematic". ...

  • Hero refugee chased gunman away from New Zealand mosque

    When Afghan refugee Abdul Aziz saw a man brandishing a gun outside his mosque in Christchurch, he ran towards the attacker armed with the only weapon he could find -- a hand-held credit card ...