Islamic terrorism

What the arrest of ‘chief financier of jihad’ means for Isis
Sami Jasim Muhammad al-Jaburi shortly after being detained by Iraqi security forces
In Depth

What the arrest of ‘chief financier of jihad’ means for Isis

Islamic State’s Sami Jasim Muhammad al-Jaburi captured by by Iraqi security forces
12 Oct 2021
Al-Qaeda rebuilding to plan US attacks within ‘two years’
A Taliban fighter stands guard at Hamid Karzai International Airport in Kabul
In Depth

Al-Qaeda rebuilding to plan US attacks within ‘two years’

Terror group is recovering after occupation and drone attacks diminished its threat
16 Sep 2021
Defining images of the 9/11 attacks
The South Tower of the World Trade Center is hit by the second hijacked plane
In pictures

Defining images of the 9/11 attacks

Marking 20th anniversary of deadliest terror atrocity on US soil
10 Sep 2021
Where will be next target for global jihad?
A member of Palestinian militant group Islamic Jihad pictured in 2004
Today’s big question

Where will be next target for global jihad?

Militant insurgents already hold territory in a string of poor and unstable states
31 Aug 2021
Will Afghanistan become a safe haven for terrorists?
Kabul explosions
In Depth

Will Afghanistan become a safe haven for terrorists?

Multiple explosions reported near Hamid Karzai International Airport in Kabul
26 Aug 2021
Is Macron losing control of his military over an Islamism revolt?
Emmanuel Macron
In Depth

Is Macron losing control of his military over an Islamism revolt?

Thousands of soldiers sign letter claiming nation is on brink of civil war following ‘surrender to Islamists’
12 May 2021
Islamic State looks to Africa to rebuild
Suspected Isis fighters in Baghouz, Syria
Unreported world

Islamic State looks to Africa to rebuild

Alliances with local militants offer lifeline after collapse of self-declared caliphate
8 Apr 2021

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France launches raids in crackdown on ‘political Islam’
Emmanuel Macron pictured with French Interior Minister Gerald Darmanin
In Brief

France launches raids in crackdown on ‘political Islam’

Interior minister says inspections are part of ‘massive action against separatism’
4 Dec 2020
Explained: Macron’s dispute with Pakistan over school IDs
Emmanuel Macron speaks during a videoconference
In Brief

Explained: Macron’s dispute with Pakistan over school IDs

France demands apology for ‘blatant lies’ following Pakistani minister’s ‘Nazi’ allegations
23 Nov 2020
Why everybody’s talking about Macron and the Muslim world
Emmanuel Macron pays his respects by the coffin of Samuel Paty's inside Sorbonne University's, Paris.
In Depth

Why everybody’s talking about Macron and the Muslim world

Protests break out across the Middle East over French president’s ‘crackdown’ on Islam
28 Oct 2020
French rally in support of free speech after teacher murder
A rally in defence of free speech is held in Paris, France
In Brief

French rally in support of free speech after teacher murder

Thousands attend marches to honour Samuel Paty following killing on Friday
19 Oct 2020
Isis bride Shamima Begum’s journey to Syria - and back
Shamima Begum
In Brief

Isis bride Shamima Begum’s journey to Syria - and back

Court rules that former Londoner may return to UK to fight decision to revoke her British citizenship
17 Jul 2020
UK troops in the Sahel: the ‘new terror frontline’
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In Depth

UK troops in the Sahel: the ‘new terror frontline’

British forces tackle jihadists in ‘most dangerous peacekeeping mission in the world’
2 Mar 2020
How Afghanistan became most dangerous country in the world
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How Afghanistan became most dangerous country in the world

More bombings on Independence Day after 63 people killed in a suicide bomb attack on Kabul wedding
19 Aug 2019
Al-Qa’eda releases Isis ‘blooper reel’
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In Brief

Al-Qa’eda releases Isis ‘blooper reel’

Leaked propaganda video footage shows Islamic State fighter in Yemen fluffing his lines
16 Aug 2019
Who was Hamza bin Laden and how did he die?
Hamza bin Laden
In Depth

Who was Hamza bin Laden and how did he die?

The son of al-Qa’eda founder was reportedly killed in an air strike
1 Aug 2019
Islamist convict’s pregnant partner shot dead by police
Conde-sur-Sarthe high-security prison in Normandy
In Brief

Islamist convict’s pregnant partner shot dead by police

Woman killed during stand-off with police after knife attack on two guards
6 Mar 2019
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