An armed officer patrols Heathrow Airport

Airport security: mobile phone checks stepped up

Wed 9 Jul, AT 11:53

Passengers face more stringent mobile phone checks at airports amid fears of an al-Qaeda plot

Iraqi army troops chant slogans against the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (Isis)

Al-Baghdadi grabs global jihad brand once owned by Bin Laden

Mon 30 Jun, AT 12:58
Robert Fox

By using social media, self-proclaimed Caliph Ibrahim insures the flow of recruits from Britain and Europe

Taliban threat to Afghan poll: was anything accomplished?

Mon 31 Mar, AT 12:17
Robert Fox

Three news books suggest Britain's adventure in Afghanistan was a horrible waste of lives and money

Four truths about the Syrian regime – as exposed by nuns

Fri 14 Mar, AT 08:41
Venetia Rainey

For a start, we now know Bashar Assad’s regime does detain children. But there’s more…

Lebanon's war with al-Qaeda: is it a losing battle?

Thu 20 Feb, AT 08:41
Venetia Rainey

Hezbollah is not the perpetrator but the target because of its decision to fight alongside Assad in Syria

Abdul Maheed Jaheed

Syria: what do we know about suspected UK suicide bomber?

Thu 13 Feb, AT 12:02

Abdul Waheed Majeed lived on Martyrs Avenue in former home of Sarah Payne killer Roy Whiting

Kidnap ransoms are 'fuelling terrorism', warns Foreign Office

One-Minute Read
Fri 13 Dec, AT 10:07

Millions of dollars of ransoms said to be spent on weapons, travel and training camps for terrorists

Why some Christians pray for Assad to keep power in Syria

Wed 27 Nov, AT 09:14
Venetia Rainey

Ahead of Geneva II, a growing number of Lebanese Christians see Syria's leader as their best defence

Abu Anas al-Libi Q&A: will al-Qaeda suspect survive trial?

Wed 23 Oct, AT 15:44

Chances of terror suspect making it through trial are 'very thin' without a liver transplant warns doctor

Who owns €20bn cash left at Moscow airport for six years?

One-Minute Read
Thu 3 Oct, AT 11:44

Chechen gangsters, al-Qaeda and Knights of Malta among groups claiming the money belongs to them