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The September 11, 2001 attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon using hijacked passenger planes were unprecedented. The effects of these events can be felt even today, writes DW’s Miodrag Soric
On August 21, 2015, an attacker shot at passengers on the high-speed Thalys train from Amsterdam to Paris.
Six police officers were injured on Friday in an attack that targeted a security convoy in Al-Arish, North Sinai. The attack took place in western Al-Arish as an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) planted by unidentified assailants detonated when the police patrol was on the move. Islamic State-affiliate, Sinai Province, is believed to be responsible for …
The same checkpoint was previously targeted by the Sinai Province militant group
Anonymous militants on motorbike opened fire against police vehicle, injures three policemen
The suspect in a stabbing spree had been hospitalized earlier this year after saying severely disabled people should be euthanized. The attack is the worst mass killing to hit Japan in years
At least 80 people have been killed in an attack on the Shiite Hazara community in Kabul. “Islamic State” claimed responsibility for the bombings. Experts say that highlights IS’s increasing presence in Afghanistan.
Anonymous gunmen attacked a police officer and two of his aides in Fayoum on Saturday
Police have arrested several suspects with alleged ties to the man who drove a truck into a crowd in Nice. President Hollande met with his security cabinet as investigators continue to search for a motive for the attack
This comes amid a string of other attacks that have taken place in recent weeks
A US Congressman says the Chechen Akhmed Chatayev is suspected of planning Tuesday’s attack in Istanbul. Chatayev had been arrested multiple times in Europe and was granted asylum in Austria.
Attack targeted guards near borders with Libya
The perpetrator is probably a lone wolf and investigations are still ongoing, says government spokesperson
The attacks are the first of their type in the coastal city where a Russian military base is located
Residents of surrounding areas say Abu Maseid tribe is responsible
The attack targeted a CSF convoy and killed three soldiers, says Ministry of Interior
Security forces’ vehicle targeted Wednesday in Sheikh Zuwaid
Several media outlets reported the attack in the Al-Qassima region
The syndicate responded to a complaint from El Nadeem by calling on the ministry to abide by the law, amid ongoing confrontations
The students-run magazine’s article on homosexuality drew controversy in a notoriously intolerant community to homosexuals
Thirteen policemen and soldiers were killed on Saturday night in an attack that targeted a security checkpoint in Sinai’s Al-Arish. The Ministry of Interior announced that a mortar attack targeted Al-Safa checkpoint, killing two police officers, a policeman and 10 soldiers. A different narrative came from the “Sinai Province”, who claimed responsibility for the …
A car bomb and rocket attack on a police post has rocked a southeastern town in Turkey. Hundreds have been killed since a ceasefire between Kurdish militants and the Turkish state collapsed.
An IED explosion took lives of a colonel and four army soldiers and injured 12 in Arish Wednesday.
Security forces in Burkina Faso, backed by French troops, retook a hotel in Ouagadougou after Al-Qaeda affiliated militants controlled it earlier
The Sultanahmet district is heavily populated by tourists as it houses the Blue Mosque and the Hagia Sophia, in addition to hundreds of hotels and restaurants
Swedish tourist who was injured in a Friday attack on an Egyptian Red Sea resort has been discharged from hospital
Interior Ministry said it already arrested the suspects
Early Wednesday Djibouti became the fourth country to cut ties with Iran
The decision followed an attack on Saudi embassy in Tehran in response to mass execution for Shia cleric
The raid is part of a comprehensive operation against extremists in retaliation for martyrs