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Benghazi witnesses grilled in secret on Capitol Hill




Terrorist attacks and deaths hit record high, report shows




US drones kill 2 Shabaab operatives in southern Somalia

A senior explosives expert was one of two Shabaab members killed in the airstrike. Today's drone strike is the second reported US raid this month targeting a top Shabaab leader.


Al Qaeda Sets Sights On Iraq's Anbar Province




Tunisia's 'sexual jihad' - extremist fatwa or propaganda?




France Begins New Anti-Islamist Sweep in Mali




Former Guantanamo detainee was on ground in Benghazi during terror attack, source says




Violence Reverses Gains in Iraq




Analysis: UN adds Benghazi suspect to al Qaeda sanctions list

The UN added Muhammad Jamal al Kashef to its al Qaeda sanctions list on Oct. 18. The US government previously designated Jamal on Oct. 7. The UN noted Jamal's ties to the Sept. 11, 2012 attack in Benghazi, Libya, whereas the US government's announcement did not. Jamal's network continues to plan attacks.


The Effectiveness Of Drone Strikes In Counterinsurgency And Counterterrorism Campaigns




Wanted Taliban commander in Kunar reported killed in US drone strike

Qari Dawat has been targeted by the US for years. He has expressed his support for al Qaeda and kidnapped a Western journalist. His death has not been confirmed.


Obama's Uncertain Path Amid Syria Bloodshed




In Egypt, jihadist group Bayt al-Maqdis claims responsibility for bombing




ISIS launches 3 more suicide attacks against Iraqi security forces




Anas al-Liby's Health Care During Terror Trial Could Gouge Taxpayers




Turkey's war on al-Qaeda groups in Syria




Al-Qaeda eyes Gaddafi's uranium and missiles




ISIS launches another suicide assault in Anbar




ISIS fighter from Kosovo praises jihad in Syria

Abu-Abdullah-al-Kosovi.jpgGerman intelligence estimates that more than 1,000 Europeans, including 150 Muslims from Kosovo, are fighting against the Assad regime in Syria.


Suspected 'Black Widow' suicide bomber kills 6 in southern Russia

Islamist militants affiliated with the Caucasus Emirate appear determined to wreak havoc in advance of Russia's planned Winter Olympics in Sochi.
 
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