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London attack: Four dead in Westminster terror attack

Three people have died and at least 40 have been injured after an attacker drove a car along a pavement in Westminster, stabbed a policeman and was shot dead by police in the grounds of Parliament. The dead officer was named as PC Keith Palmer, 48, a husband and father. PM Theresa May said the [...]

Nice jihad murderer is Muslim of Tunisian origin

July 14, 2016 9:26 pm By Robert Spencer Another indication that Muslim migration into Europe has lethal consequences that will have to be faced sooner or later, one way or the other. “INFO NICE MORNING. A Niçois of Tunisian origin at the wheel of the truck,” translated from Nice-Matin, July 14, 2016 (thanks to Bill): [...]

There’s a key difference between the Orlando attack and past ISIS-claimed massacres

ISIS has claimed responsibility for another massacre: an attack on a gay nightclub in Orlando, Florida, that killed at least 50 people early Sunday morning. Read more.

Islamic State claims responsibility for Brussels attack that killed dozens

Dramatic raw videos show people fleeing from Brussels airport and a metro station after several deadly explosions rocked the city. USA TODAY. BRUSSELS — The Islamic State claimed responsibility for brutal attacks that brought blood and chaos to this capital city's airport and downtown metro station Tuesday, killing dozens of people, wounding more than 150 and heightening terror alerts around the [...]

Indonesia Links Deadly Attack to Islamic State

At least seven people killed, including civilians and terrorists, officials say By Ben Otto and Resty Woro Yuniar Updated Jan. 14, 2016 10:33 a.m. ET 116 COMMENTS JAKARTA, Indonesia—Multiple blasts and gunfire jolted the Indonesian capital Thursday in what officials said were coordinated Islamic State-linked terror attacks, killing seven and shattering a relatively peaceful period. [...]

Paris under siege: More than 150 dead in terror attacks

Terrorists killed at least 153 people and wounded scores of other innocents in coordinated shooting and suicide-bomb attacks in Paris late Friday that included a mass execution at a rock concert, authorities said. The carnage began at about 10 p.m. Paris time, with one group of jihadis targeting venues packed with people in a night-life district [...]

Nigeria military says closing in on Boko Haram militants

Lagos (AFP) - The Nigerian army said Sunday it was closing in on Islamist Boko Haram militants and warned them of serious consequences should they fail to "surrender". "They should follow their colleagues who have so far surrendered. Failure to surrender will result in serious consequences as our troops are fast closing up on them," [...]

Ben Carson: Muslim Unfit to Be President Because Islam Is Inconsistent With Constitution

Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson says he would not support a Muslim to become president of the United States. In fact, he believes a Muslim would not be fit to be president, because he doesn’t think Islam is consistent with the country’s Constitution. “I would not advocate that we put a Muslim in charge of [...]

Terrorist Attacks in France, Tunisia and Kuwait Kill Dozens

BEIRUT, Lebanon — In a matter of hours and on three different continents, militants carried out attacks on Friday that killed scores of civilians, horrified populations and raised thorny questions about the evolving nature of international terrorism and what can be done to fight it. The Imam Sadiq Mosque in Kuwait City after a suicide [...]

US State Department: IS surpasses al-Qaeda in exporting terrorism

Washington, June 20 /MCN/ The number of terrorist attacks in various parts of the world rose by a third in 2014, compared to the last year, said the US State Department in its annual report on terrorism released Friday. The State Department pointed out that the number of people killed increased by 80 percent, about [...]