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UAE sent warplanes to bomb Islamists in Libya, say US officials

Aug 26, 2014

UAE sent warplanes to bomb Islamists in Libya, say US officials

The United Arab Emirates has secretly sent warplanes on bombing raids against Islamist militias in Libya over the past week, using bases in Egypt, US officials said. #Tripoli #Syria #Egypt #Libya #NewsTracker #United Arab Emirates #Iraq #UAE #Islamist groups #Air-craft raids on Libya
Hezbollah commander killed during mission in Iraq

Jul 31, 2014

Hezbollah commander killed during mission in Iraq

A Hezbollah commander has died during a mission in Iraq, sources familiar with the incident said on Wednesday. #World #Syria #NewsTracker #Iran #Iraq #Baghdad: #Hezbollah #commander #Lebanese group #Shiite Islamist group
Islamist group Boko Haram kill 27 villagers in north-east Nigeria

Sep 29, 2013

Islamist group Boko Haram kill 27 villagers in north-east Nigeria

Gunmen from Islamist group Boko Haram killed 27 villagers in two attacks in Nigeria's restive northeast this week, a government official said, as violence continued to flare in the face of an army crackdown on the militants #Terrorism #Al-Qaeda #Nigeria #Boko Haram #Maiduguri #Terrorists #Islamists #Borno #Islamist group
Egypt: Security forces raid village near Giza pyramids in search of Islamist groups

Sep 24, 2013

Egypt: Security forces raid village near Giza pyramids in search of Islamist groups

Egypt's state TV says security forces have raided a village near the Giza Pyramids west of Cairo hunting for suspects in the brutal killing of 15 policemen last month #Egypt #Cairo #Mohammed Morsi #Islamists #Islamists groups #Kerdasa #Giza pyramids #pro Morsi groups
Clashes erupt in Egypt as Islamists stage protests

Sep 13, 2013

Clashes erupt in Egypt as Islamists stage protests

Sporadic clashes erupted Friday between supporters and opponents of Egypt's ousted president during nationwide protests as the military battled al-Qaida-inspired groups in northern Sinai. #World #India #Al-Qaeda #Egypt #NewsTracker #Sinai #Islamists groups
Clashes erupt in Egypt as Islamists stage protests

Sep 30, 2014

Bulgaria Sends Firearms, Ammo to Iraqi Government

Bulgaria has granted arms and ammunition worth about BGN 6 M to Iraq as part of an international effort to back the Iraqi government in its fight against Islamic State militants. The grant comprising about 1,800 firearms and some 6 million rounds of ... #European Union #Syria #Iraq #Bulgaria
Clashes erupt in Egypt as Islamists stage protests

Sep 29, 2014

Hamas and Islamic State on par: Netanyahu

In a hard-hitting speech to the UN General Assembly Monday, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyanu denounced the militant Palestinian faction Hamas as the equivalent of Islamic State Sunni extremists who have murdered their way across the Middle E... #Mahmoud Abbas #Israel #Iraq #Iran #Middle East #Hamas
Clashes erupt in Egypt as Islamists stage protests

Sep 29, 2014

Terror group Jabhat al-Nusra calls for war on the West

THE Syrian terror group Jabhat al-Nusra has denounced US air strikes against Isil as "a war against Islam" and vowed to take revenge against the coalition of countries supporting military action in the region. In a statement, al-Nusra spokesman Abu F... #Middle East #Syria #Iraq