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 the 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

An armed officer patrols Heathrow Airport

Airport security: mobile phone checks stepped up

Briefing 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

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