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2 hrs ago | Seattle Times

Europe bankrolls al-Qaida by paying ransoms

The German official charged with delivering this cargo arrived here aboard a nearly empty military plane and was whisked away to a secret meeting with the president of Mali, who had offered Europe a face-saving solution to a vexing problem.


Related Topix: Mali, World News,

6 hrs ago | Washington Times

Powell maybe not told early about CIA techniques

A Senate report on the CIA's interrogation and detention practices after the 9/11 attacks concludes that the agency initially kept the secretary of state and some U.S. ambassadors in the dark about harsh techniques and secret prisons, according to a document circulating among White House staff.


6 hrs ago | The Daily Star

Amid war, endgames in Gaza emerge

TEL AVIV, Israel: The savage fighting between Israel and Hamas is escalating in Gaza, cease-fire efforts take on elements of farce, and bravado rules the public discourse.


Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Palestinian Territories

8 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

Harper continues to blame Hamas after Israeli shells hit UN shelter in Gaza

Prime Minister Stephen Harper is reiterating his government's hard line against Hamas, saying it is solely responsible for the death and destruction in Gaza.


Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Stephen Harper, Palestinian Territories

11 hrs ago | CBS News

Hillary Clinton: Malaysia Airlines shoot-down was "terrorism"

In this file photo, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton speaks on stage at the campus of Lehman College for the Dream Big Day at the Bronx Children's Museum on July 25, 2014 in the Bronx borough of New York City.

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Related Topix: Hillary Clinton, US Politics, US News, Lehman College, City University of New York, Vladimir Putin

15 hrs ago | Hindustan Times

Libyan militants take main military base in Benghazi exdeputy PM abducted in Tripoli

Militant fighters overran a Libyan special forces base in the eastern city of Benghazi on Tuesday after a battle involving rockets and warplanes that killed at least 30 people.


Related Topix: World News, Africa, Libya, Prison, US Military, US Air Force

19 hrs ago | The Straits Times

Man suspected of killing 4 in Brussels museum shooting charged with terrorist-linked murder

A Frenchman suspected of carrying out a deadly shooting in May at the Jewish Museum in Brussels was charged on Wednesday with "murder in a terrorist context", the Belgian prosecutor's office said.


21 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

Three killed in car bomb in Cairo: Egyptian state-run television

Three people were killed in a car bomb blast on Wednesday in Giza, on the outskirts of Cairo, Egypt's state-run Nile Television said.


Tue Jul 29, 2014

Emerson to John Kerry and Obama: 'Its terrorism, stupid'

Steven Emerson, executive director of the Investigative Project on Terrorism sent out a notification through email communications on Monday that Secretary of State John Kerry 's push for a ceasefire in Gaza last week was so flawed it managed to unite Israel 's fractious political leadership in opposition while simultaneously being lambasted by the ... (more)


Related Topix: Israel, Middle East, Palestinian Territories

Arutz Sheva Israel News

Hamas Arch-Terrorist: No Ceasefire Until Siege Ends

In a rare audio message, the head of Hamas's "military wing" declared on Tuesday that the only way to reach a ceasefire in Gaza is for Israel to end its "siege" on the coastal territory.


Related Topix: Israel, Middle East, World News

Govt fails to vet chemical plants with terror risk

This April 18, 2013 file photo shows an aerial view of the remains of a fertilizer plant and an apartment complex to the left, destroyed by an explosion in West, Texas.


Related Topix: West, TX, Tom Coburn, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator Tom Carper

Dozens killed and injured in terror attack in China's Xinjiang: Xinhua

A knife-wielding gang attacked a police station and government offices in Shache county early Monday, the official Xinhua news agency said citing local police, and "dozens of Uighur and Han civilians were killed or injured".


Related Topix: World News, China, Asia,

Sydney Morning Herald

Sydney men wanted for 'terrorism'

Federal police have issued arrest warrants for two Sydney men accused of fighting with terrorist groups in Iraq and Syria.



Civilians killed in eastern Ukraine amid fierce fighting

Intense fighting between Ukrainian troops and pro-Russian rebels in eastern Ukraine killed at least 19 civilians, local officials said on Tuesday, as Kiev pressed an offensive to close in on the separatists.


Mon Jul 28, 2014

Burnaby Now

Police warned B.C. Muslim Group to watch Burnaby man facing terrorism charges

The RCMP this week announced that Hasibullah Yusufzai, 25, of Burnaby, B.C., had been charged under a new anti-terror law for allegedly leaving Canada in January to join "Islamist fighters" in Syria.


Related Topix: North America, Canada, World News

The Raw Story

Court rules against atheist group: September 11 museum can display Ground Zero cross

A cross-shaped steel beam pulled from the rubble of the collapsed World Trade Center in New York days after the September 11, 2001, attacks can be displayed in the national memorial museum at the site, a U.S. appeals court ruled on Monday.


Related Topix: Transportation, Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, Second Circuit Court of Appeals, US News

Stars and Stripes

Building bonds among kids of terrorism's victims

Everyone on the orange team Sunday - and the blue and the red and teal, for that matter, all 72 campers - had lost a loved one to terrorism.


Related Topix: Family, Kids, World News, Kenya, Bryn Mawr College, East Windsor, NJ

The Modesto Bee

UN condemns terrorist oil sales from Iraq, Syria

A presidential statement approved by all 15 council members targets two terrorist groups already subject to U.N. sanctions: Jabhat al-Nusra, one of the most powerful Syrian rebel groups; and the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant, which has seized a wide swath of territory in eastern Syria and western Iraq and now calls itself the Islamic State.


Related Topix: Business News

The Olympian

US fuming over Israeli criticism of Kerry

In unusually harsh language, officials said the criticism of Kerry could put the relationship between the U.S. and Israel in jeopardy.


Related Topix: Israel, Middle East, World News


China says may have citizens fighting in Iraq

Muslim extremists from China's far western region of Xinjiang have gone to the Middle East for training and some may have crossed into Iraq to participate in the upsurge of violence there, China's special envoy for the Middle East said on Monday.


Related Topix: Iraq, World News