Pakistan arrests alleged Mumbai attacks leader on terror financing charges
Authorities in Lahore have detained Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi, the alleged leader of a militant group blamed for the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks. Those shootings and bombings led to the deaths of more than 160 civilians.
Germany: Nine terror attacks prevented since Berlin Christmas market killings
Police say two terror-related incidents were prevented last month alone. Germany has been on heightened alert for fresh atrocities following the death of "Islamic State" (IS) leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi in October.
After war and terror, Iraq plagued by drug crisis
After war and terror, Iraq plagued by drug crisis.
The use of child fighters in the war on terror
Almost 900 children who were recruited into the ranks of an anti-Boko Haram militia in Nigeria have been released, UNICEF said Friday. The 894 children, including 106 girls, were recruited by the Civilian Joint Task Force (CJTF) in Maiduguri in northeast Nigeria
Kenyan terror hub of Mombasa determined to change its image
Kenyan terror hub of Mombasa determined to change its image.
Morocco: Killing of Scandinavian backpackers linked to terrorism
The accused killers of two backpackers from Norway and Denmark have been linked to a terror group. Authorities are hunting for several more suspects.
Normalcy returns to Muna Zalmuya after terror attack
Normalcy returns to Muna Zalmuya after a terror attack.
Terror-stricken Afghans find comfort in birds
Afghans weighed down by decades of war and struggle find a little comfort and distraction in the company of birds.