Canada foils al-Qaeda-backed plan to derail passenger train

Briefing Tue 23 Apr, AT 10:31

Iran linked to plot to 'kill and hurt people' by derailing Toronto train

Bashar al-Assad

Syria: some truth in Assad's claim of rebel link to al-Qaeda

First Reaction Thu 18 Apr, AT 13:18

Experts say some fighters are jihadists, but Syrian opposition says numbers are greatly 'exaggerated'

Boston: whoever did it knows how Taliban make their bombs

First Post Wed 17 Apr, AT 07:24

It doesn't necessarily mean the FBI are hunting a foreigner - signs still point to 'domestic terrorism'

Boston Marathon bombing: is 'domestic terrorism' to blame?

First Post Tue 16 Apr, AT 07:34

Patriots' Day bombs leave three dead: setting and timing could point to right-wing causes

'Historic truce' as PKK leader calls for peace from Turkish jail

One-Minute Read Thu 21 Mar, AT 16:07

Abdullah Ocalan tells his Kurdish rebels to lay down their weapons and withdraw across the border to Iraq

George Bush; Tony Blair

Ten years after Iraq: 'illusion of consensus' that sent us to war

Tue 19 Mar, AT 13:35 Robert Fox

How did we fall for it? Why were the sceptics ignored? And is it about to happen all over again in Syria?

John Brennan's Senate hearing: what we learned about CIA man

Briefing Fri 8 Feb, AT 15:25

The man likely to become new CIA chief defends drone strikes, but says he's opposed to torture

Revealed: CIA has secret drone base in Saudi Arabia

First Reaction Wed 6 Feb, AT 14:52

US newspaper ends 'self-censorship' to expose drone base CIA uses to kill al-Qaeda militants

Britain sends troops to Mali: five things you need to know

Briefing Tue 29 Jan, AT 16:22

The UK is sending 330 military personnel to Mali to aid France's battle against jihadist militants. Why?

Crispin Black

An existential threat? Why did Cameron not warn us before?

Fri 25 Jan, AT 12:45 Crispin Black

Or did he only just come up with the idea in order to cover his tracks over Libya?