Al-Qaeda

Abid Naseer

Manchester bomb plotter Abid Naseer found guilty in US

One-Minute Read
Thu 5 Mar, AT 09:05

Man who planned to bring 'carnage' to the Arndale Centre was arrested in UK but later released

Armed policeman

MI5 admits it cannot protect UK from every terror attack

One-Minute Read
Fri 9 Jan, AT 09:28

Days after Charlie Hebdo attack, MI5 chief gives stark assessment of terrorism threat in the UK

CIA torture report: US braces for international backlash

One-Minute Read
Tue 9 Dec, AT 08:46

Report due to expose sexual threats and other brutal techniques used against terror suspects

Columnist Robert Fox

Peter Kassig beheading: video hints at turning point for IS

Mon 17 Nov, AT 11:48
Robert Fox

More rudimentary filming suggests Islamic State is on the run: if anything, the movement is spreading

Ayman al-Zawahiri

India on high alert as jihadi rivalry grows

One-Minute Read
Fri 5 Sep, AT 12:54

Security is increased across India as al-Qaeda tries to regain attention from Islamic State

Robert Fox

Defeating IS: why Cameron needs to get back to work

Fri 22 Aug, AT 12:21
Robert Fox

And why the PM must accept that destroying the Sunni fanatics will necessitate 'boots on the ground'

Syrian rebels take cover behind a barricade in Aleppo

Syria: who are the rebel groups fighting against Assad?

Summary
Thu 14 Aug, AT 13:24

Islamic State militants and Assad's forces encircle Aleppo in what could be tipping point of civil war

Yazidi women take shelter at a school in the Kurdish city of Dohuk

Yazidis: who are they and why is Islamic State pursuing them?

Briefing
Fri 8 Aug, AT 14:47

One of Iraq's oldest and most persecuted religious minorities, the Yazidi faces yet another genocide

Shackles hang at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba

Barack Obama: 'We tortured some folks' after 9/11

First Reaction
Mon 4 Aug, AT 12:54

White House said those responsible were 'real patriots', as human rights groups call for 'legal consequences'

Militants brandish their weapons in Iraq

British jihadists: how much of a threat do they pose?

Briefing
Thu 17 Jul, AT 12:22

As jihadist warns of 'black flag of Islam over Downing St', a Q&A on the risks for the West

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