Tuesday, December 7, 2021

Islamic State suicide bomber in women’s garb kills three in Saudi Arabia

An Islamist militant suicide bomber disguised as a woman blew himself up outside a Shi'ite mosque in eastern Saudi Arabia on Friday, killing himself...

U.S. Signals Willingness to Widen Role in Fighting Boko Haram in Nigeria

As Nigeria swore in a new president on Friday, the Obama administration signaled that it was prepared to expand military cooperation in the fight...

Oman Blocks Suspect Fishing Vessels

Oman has been praised by the Environmental Justice Foundation (EJF) for closing its ports to vessels suspected of engaging in Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated...

Libyan Prime Minister Survives Assassination Attempt Amid Protests

The prime minister of Libya’s internationally recognized government survived an assassination attempt Tuesday after facing hostile questioning inside Parliament and demands for his resignation...

Police: 5 wounded in militant attack on Kenyan police

Al-Shabab gunmen attacked Kenyan police vehicles near Somalia's border, injuring at least five officers and burning five cars, police said on Tuesday. Two officers were...

Soldier in Tunis Fires on Colleagues in Deadly Attack

A Tunisian soldier opened fire on fellow troops inside the central army barracks in the capital on Monday morning, killing four soldiers and wounding...

Would-be IS Martyrs Arrested in California

Two California men have been charged with conspiring to travel to the Middle East to join the militant group Islamic State. Muhanad Budawi and Nader...

Al-shabaab gunmen storm Kenya village

Islamist gunmen raided a village in northeastern Kenya, the interior ministry said Friday, the latest in a string of brazen attacks by the Somali-led,...

Feds accuse 4 cancer charities of operating $187M ‘fiefdoms’ for fast cars, Vegas trips

Four cancer charities have been charged by the U.S. government of operating “personal fiefdoms” for fast cars, luxury vacations to Disney World and Las...

White Widow ‘has killed 400 people’ as key figure in al-Shabaab

Samantha Lewthwaite, known as the White Widow, is at the "right hand" of terror leaders in Somali, spy chief says White Widow Samantha Lewthwaite is...