terrorism

  • Paris stabbings were act of Islamist terrorism, says minister

    A double stabbing outside the former Paris offices of a satirical newspaper where dozens were killed in 2015 is an "act of Islamist terrorism", France's interior minister has said. Two suspects were arrested separately shortly

  • Crashes on major Berlin road ‘an Islamic extremist attack’

    A series of crashes caused by a 30-year-old Iraqi man on a major road in Berlin was an Islamic extremist attack, according to German prosecutors. "According to the current state of our investigation, this was an Islamist-motivated

  • Mogadishu truck bomb attack leaves more than 70 dead

    At least 76 people have been killed in a truck bomb blast at a busy security check-point in Somalia's capital. It was one of the deadliest attacks in Mogadishu in recent memory, and witnesses said its force reminded them of the devastating

  • Second former Cambridge University student killed at London Bridge named

    Police have named the second victim of the London Bridge attack as former University of Cambridge student Saskia Jones. The 23-year-old's family paid tribute to a "funny, kind, positive influence" in a statement released by the

  • Briton among 26 killed in Somalia hotel attack

    A Briton was among 26 people killed by terrorists in an overnight siege of a hotel in Somalia. Somali forces stormed the Asasey Hotel in the southern port city of Kismayo on Saturday morning to end the siege, which involved at least four al-Shabab

  • Egypt security forces kill 40 suspected militants after tourist bus bombed

    Egyptian security forces have killed 40 suspected militants in three separate incidents in North Sinai and Giza, the ministry of interior said on Saturday, a day after a deadly bombing on a Vietnamese tourist bus in Giza killed four people. The