Three top jihadists dominate Sahel after al-Qaeda leader death
Three leaders have been left dominating the jihadist insurgency in the Sahel, following the death of a top al-Qaeda commander in the West African state
Al-Qaeda's Sahel branch says virus weakening its foes
Al-Qaeda-affiliated jihadists have claimed responsibility for killing dozens of soldiers in Mali and suggested coronavirus was weakening foreign forces in the Sahel.
ISIS, Al-Qaeda threaten West African region, U.S. military warns
The Islamic State (ISIS) and Al-Qaeda are threats to West Africa, where international efforts to counter terrorist groups are insufficient, Head of the United States
Saudi sentences Yemeni to death over Spanish theatre stabbing
A Saudi criminal court sentenced a Yemeni man to death Sunday for a knife attack on a Spanish theatre group performing in Riyadh last month, state television said.
Russian air strike kills six civilians in Syria
An air strike Saturday by key Damascus ally Russia killed six civilians including a child in the embattled opposition bastion of Idlib in northwestern Syria, a war monitor. The strike hit the village of Jabala in the south of the Idlib region, taking the lives of all six from the same family, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said.
16 killed in Burkina Faso mosque attack
Sixteen people died and two were seriously injured in an attack on a mosque in Burkina Faso's volatile north, security sources said Saturday.
Inside Burkina Faso's failing fight against jihadism
The expert cups his hands, with the ball-like space between them representing Ouagadougou, the capital of Burkina Faso.
Al-Qaeda heir Hamza bin Laden killed
Osama bin Laden's son Hamza, chosen an heir to the leadership of Al-Qaeda, has been killed, US media reported Wednesday citing American officials.
Qaeda heir Hamza bin Laden killed: US media
Osama bin Laden's son Hamza, chosen heir to the leadership of Al-Qaeda, has been killed, US media reported Wednesday citing American officials.