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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

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Clashes erupt in Egypt as Islamists stage protests

Sep 16, 2014

Islamists bankrolled by large-scale African drug-smuggling operation

Militant groups paying west African drivers up to £8,600 to transport cocaine to Europe under noses of UN peacekeepers Islamist groups in northern Mali are paying local drivers to smuggle drugs and migrants across the desert for shipment to Europe, a... #United Nations #Europe #Al-Qaeda #Mali #Africa
Clashes erupt in Egypt as Islamists stage protests

Sep 15, 2014

Diplomats in Paris vow to defeat IS militants by ‘any means necessary’

At talks in Paris on supporting Iraq's battle against Islamic State militants on Monday, world leaders and diplomats vowed to defeat the Islamist group by “any means necessary”, including by providing “appropriate military assistance”... #Iraq #Paris #France
Clashes erupt in Egypt as Islamists stage protests

Sep 16, 2014

ISIS claims it shot down military jet

The Islamist militant group ISIS said Tuesday it has shot down a Syrian military fighter jet. Photos distributed by the Reuters news agency and the London-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights show ISIS fighters posing with pieces of what is desc... #Iraq #Paris #France