August 2012 Archives

August 31, 2012:

US drones strike again in Yemen, kill 8 AQAP fighters

Afghan intelligence thwarts terror plots in Kabul, Logar, and Parwan

August 30, 2012:

US adds 8 Lashkar-e-Taiba members to terrorism list

Pakistani Taliban 'chopped off the heads' of 7 Pakistani soldiers in South Waziristan

August 29, 2012:

Afghan soldier kills 3 ISAF troops in Uruzgan province

US drone strike kills Saudi 'militant' in Yemen

'Black Widow' assassinates moderate Muslim cleric in Russia's Caucasus

Dangerous Pakistani Taliban commander thought killed

August 28, 2012:

Kenyan Muslims riot after murder of Shabaab-linked cleric

August 27, 2012:

Afghan soldier kills 2 ISAF troops in east

August 26, 2012:

Badruddin Haqqani 'is alive and healthy,' Taliban spokesman says

August 25, 2012:

Badruddin Haqqani rumored killed in US drone strike

Turkistan Islamic Party leader thought killed in US drone strike

Bajaur Taliban leader, deputy killed in airstrike in eastern Afghanistan

August 24, 2012:

US drones strike again in North Waziristan's Shawal Valley

Suicide bombings become commonplace in Syria

Kashmiri jihadist commander killed in North Waziristan drone strike

August 22, 2012:

Lashkar-e-Jhangvi publishes beheading video

August 21, 2012:

Al Qaeda releases biography of slain senior leader

US drone strike kills 5 'militants' in North Waziristan

ISAF kills, captures al Qaeda-linked Taliban commanders in east

August 20, 2012:

Al Qaeda-linked Taliban commander killed in recent airstrike in Kunar

August 21, 2012:

Al Qaeda in Iraq video details deadly raid in Haditha

August 19, 2012:

Another ISAF soldier killed in green-on-blue attack in Afghanistan

ISAF kills Taliban district governor, 'dozens' of fighters in Kunar airstrikes

8 more 'militants' killed in pair of drone strikes in North Waziristan

August 18, 2012:

US drones kill 6 'militants' in Pakistan's Shawal Valley

August 23, 2012:

Green-on-blue attacks in Afghanistan: the data

August 17, 2012:

2 US soldiers killed in latest green-on-blue attacks in Afghanistan

Jihadist identifies Tunisian fighter killed in recent US drone strike in Yemen

August 16, 2012:

ISAF kills senior IMU leader, 'multiple insurgents' in airstrike

11 NATO, Afghan troops killed in helicopter crash in Kandahar

August 15, 2012:

Suicide assault team attacks Pakistani airbase in Punjab

August 14, 2012:

'Brigades of Osama bin Laden' forms in the West Bank

Taliban suicide assault team kills 36 Afghans in western city

August 15, 2012:

The rise of a 'German Salafist colony' in Egypt

August 13, 2012:

Omani jihadist participated in Haqqani Network raid on FOB Salerno

August 12, 2012:

Toulouse shooter's al Qaeda ties played down by officials

Al Qaeda-linked insurgent targeted in Ghazni raid

Afghan intelligence thwarts complex assault plot in Kabul; Pakistani suspect, 4 others arrested

August 10, 2012:

Afghan police commander kills 3 US troops in Helmand

August 18, 2012:

Turkish fighters in the Islamic Jihad Union

August 9, 2012:

Al Qaeda calls on jihadists to attack NATO supplies, 'secure the back' of the Afghan Taliban

August 8, 2012:

Taliban suicide bombers kill 3 ISAF troops in Kunar

August 7, 2012:

US kills AQAP bombmaker, 9 fighters in pair of strikes in Yemen

US adds Saudi al Qaeda leader in Afghanistan to terror list

August 6, 2012:

Lawyer who defended suspected al Qaeda militants in Turkey killed in Aleppo

August 5, 2012:

'Global jihadists' overrun Egyptian Army outpost on Israeli border

Al Qaeda emir for Kunar, deputy, and facilitator killed in airstrikes

August 4, 2012:

US drone strike kills 5 AQAP fighters in eastern Yemen

IMU announces death of emir, names new leader

Al Qaeda-linked fighters killed in airstrike in Kunar

August 3, 2012:

Spain arrests 3 al Qaeda suspects

Hamas frees al Qaeda-linked jihadist leader in Gaza

August 2, 2012:

Egypt requests release of al Qaeda explosives expert

Afghan intel kills 5 members of Haqqani Network suicide cell in Kabul

August 1, 2012:

Taliban deny media report that they seek split with al Qaeda


LWJ in the news:


More items in the news

LWJ at The Weekly Standard

Pakistan: Mullah Omar is here, but isn't a threat

Al Qaeda affiliate in Somalia attacks medical students

AFP quotes Lashkar-e-Taiba on Swiss minaret ban and "inter-faith harmony"

WSJ: Obama to oppose expansion of Afghan security forces

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