Arab States Lack A Unified Response To ISIS
February 20 2015 3:55 PM EST
While Arab governments have been on the same page in their condemnation of ISIS, there is no unified front.
ISIS In Libya May Depend On Tunisian Manpower
February 20 2015 2:40 PM EST
The Arab Spring’s success story turns into an ISIS hotbed, exporting fighters to Libya next door.
EU Renews Sanctions On Zimbabwe
February 20 2015 1:55 PM EST
EU governments are not convinced that President Mugabe’s record of human rights abuses and electoral fraud has improved.
Al-Shabab Says It Killed 20 Somali Officials In Hotel Attack
February 20 2015 8:16 AM EST
The deadly assault also reportedly left Somalia’s deputy prime minister wounded.
ISIS Burns Drums In Libya, Calls Them 'Un-Islamic'
February 19 2015 6:16 PM EST
The musical instruments have been deemed “offensive to Muslims” by the Islamic State group.
Will 'Satanic Leaflets' Divide Voters In Nigeria?
February 19 2015 5:05 PM EST
All Progressives Congress accused politicians of circulating the leaflets, which would pit Christians against Muslims before March elections.
Racism Could Prevent An ISIS, Boko Haram Partnership
February 19 2015 11:17 AM EST
U.S. intelligence officials say one factor that could bar an alliance is that "the Arab world is incredibly racist."
Dozens Killed In Bombing Of Funeral Party In Niger Village
February 18 2015 6:07 PM EST
At least 36 civilians were killed when a military plane bombed a funeral party in a Niger border village, the government said, in an incident its deputy mayor blamed on the Nigerian air force.
Is Italy The Next Breeding Ground For ISIS?
February 18 2015 3:55 PM EST
There are only 80 Islamic State fighters from Italy in Iraq and Syria, but that number could rise as ISIS sets its sights on Rome.
The Libyan Rebel Air Force? Not Quite
February 18 2015 3:21 PM EST
An Islamist militant group claims to have used aircraft to bomb targets in the Libyan civil war.
ISIS Seen As Possible Threat To Italy
February 18 2015 2:57 PM EST
Despite growing unease in Italy over an ISIS threat, analysts have suggested a limited military response in Libya.
Further Delaying Nigeria Elections Would Be 'Unconstitutional': Election Commissioner
February 18 2015 10:54 AM EST
The elections were postponed after the military said it couldn't guarantee voters' safety and needed six weeks to stave off Boko Haram.
300 Boko Haram Militants Killed By Nigerian Troops
February 18 2015 8:05 AM EST
In recent weeks, the Nigerian army has conducted several operations to retake territories captured by Boko Haram.
Four Tunisian Police Killed In Militant Attack: Government
February 18 2015 2:25 AM EST
Tunisian government forces are engaged in a campaign against several Islamist groups, including the Ansar al-Sharia.
Libya Sends Fighters To Sirte To Combat ISIS
February 17 2015 4:47 PM EST
In the hometown of former dictator Moammar Gadhafi, a battle is developing between ISIS and Libyan government forces.
Sudan's President Says US, Israel Are Supporting ISIS, Boko Haram
February 17 2015 12:20 PM EST
The president of Sudan said he doesn't believe Muslims could ever carry out the acts of terror associated with ISIS and Boko Haram.
Chaos In Libya Is Good News For ISIS
February 17 2015 9:03 AM EST
The fight against ISIS has been concentrated in Iraq and Syria, but amid the Libyan civil war a new coalition is brewing — just what ISIS wants.
PDP Chair Quits Ahead Of Nigerian Elections
February 17 2015 9:02 AM EST
The People’s Democratic Party said it was “saddened” by the abrupt resignation, calling it an “unfortunate decision.”
Privacy Watchdog Launches Surveillance Data Deletion Program
February 17 2015 2:51 AM EST
The “unlawful” NSA data collection used by the U.K. intelligence agency could be fair game.
NSA Surveillance Is Deep Within Hard Drives Made By Top Firms: Kaspersky
February 16 2015 11:37 PM EST
The NSA has been planting surveillance software deep within hard drives made by top manufacturers, Kaspersky Lab says.