Sources within Russia’s Federal Security Service (FSB) stated that a prominent Al-Qaeda leader and one accomplice have been gunned down by Russian security forces in a clash in Russia’s volatile North Caucasusregion of Dagestan.
WASHINGTON(New York Times) — America’s top intelligence official told lawmakers on Tuesday that Al Qaeda and its affiliates had made it a high priority to attempt a large-scale attack on American soil within the next six months.
Pakistani soldiers captured a major Taleban base in the north-western tribal region of Bajaur after days of fierce fighting, officials said on Tuesday. The army was now moving towards the terrorists’ main training area in theDamadola district.
Israeli security officials said on Tuesday that two explosive devices that had drifted onto Israel’s southern shoreline on Monday, clearly indicated that it was as an attempt by Palestinian terrorists in the Gaza Strip to attack Israel.
SANAA, Jan 31 (Reuters) – Yemen rejected a ceasefire offer from Shi’ite rebels on Sunday and said fighting was continuing, as neighbouring Saudi Arabia accused the insurgents of mounting sniper attacks inside its territory. The conflict with the northern rebels,…
Fierce fighting between Somali government forces, supported by African Union (AU) peacekeeping forces andAl-Qaeda-linked Somali terrorists killed at least 11 people, mainly civilians. According to official sources, at least 25 others were injured in the clashes in the capital Mogadishu on Friday.