Terror attack

Terror attack

New Zealand silent on security threat ending Pakistan tour

The side previously cut short a tour in 2002 after a suicide bombing outside their team hotel in Karachi killed 14 people, including 11 French naval engineers

Paramilitary soldiers stand guard outside the Rawalpindi Cricket Stadium in Rawalpindi on 17 September, 2021, after New Zealand postponed a series of one-day international (ODI) cricket matches against Pakistan over security concerns

FBI releases declassified 9/11 document over Saudi involvement

The partially redacted 16-page document released by the FBI outlined contacts between the hijackers and Saudi associates, but no evidence the government in Riyadh was complicit in the attacks, which ...

The Tribute in Light art installation is seen from Empire State Building, commemorating the 20th anniversary of the 11 September 2001 attacks, in New York City, New York, US, on 11 September 2021

Afghan economic meltdown would be ‘gift for terrorists’: UN chief

Much of the Afghan central bank’s $10 billion in assets are also parked overseas, where they have been frozen since the Taliban came to power last month

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres speaks during a news conference before a meeting with Spain's Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez at Moncloa Palace in Madrid, Spain, on 2 July 2021

Rocket blast in Kabul after US warns of more terror attacks

A suspected rocket blast in Kabul Sunday hours after US president Joe Biden warned of another terror attack added to frayed nerves in the capital as a massive airlift of tens of thousands of Afghans ...

This 27 August 2021, satellite image courtesy of MAXAR, military aircraft at Hamid Karzai International Airport in Kabul. Last-ditch evacuation flights took off from Kabul airport on Friday, a day after twin suicide bombings on crowds trying to flee Taliban-controlled Afghanistan

Afghanistan

Toll from Kabul airport blasts nearing 100, US braces for more ISIS attacks

Video shot by Afghan journalists showed dozens of bodies strewn around a canal on the edge of the airport. At least two blasts and gunfire rocked the area, witnesses said

Injured people from a twin blast at Hamid Karzai International Airport, Kabul, Afghanistan on 26 August 2021

Afghanistan

At least 28 Taliban among dead in Kabul airport blasts: Taliban official

At least 28 members of the Taliban were among the people killed in explosions overnight outside the airport in Kabul, Afghanistan, a Taliban official told Reuters

A screen grab shows people carrying an injured person to a hospital after an attack at Kabul airport, in Kabul, Afghanistan on 26 August 2021

What is the Islamic State threat in Afghanistan?

As desperate Afghans crowd Kabul airport trying to get on any evacuation flights to flee the Taliban, officials have warned of another jihadist threat: the Islamic State group

What is the Islamic State threat in Afghanistan?

Cuba blames US for Molotov cocktail attack at Paris embassy

Cuba denounced the targeting of its Paris embassy on Monday as a "terrorist attack" encouraged by the United States after the building was bombarded with Molotov cocktails

Cuba blames US for Molotov cocktail attack at Paris embassy

Kidnappers in Nigeria release 28 schoolchildren, another 81 still held

The attack on the Bethel Baptist High School in the state of Kaduna was the 10th mass school kidnapping since December in northwest Nigeria carried out by Islamist militants and more recently, ...

Kidnappers in Nigeria release 28 schoolchildren, another 81 still held
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