London police arrest another attack suspect

London police have arrested another man suspected of a connection to the lethal attack on London Bridge. Police said a 30-year-old man was arrested early Wednesday at an address in east London. They said the man was arrested “on suspicion of the commission, preparation or instigation of terrorist acts.” A search was continuing at the address where the man was […]

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Islamic State group claims responsibility for Baghdad attack

The Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for a car bombing in Baghdad that killed 27 people the previous day, shattering a relative lull in the Iraqi capital. The Sunni militant group says in an online statement posted on an IS-affiliated website hours after the attack that a militant parked the explosive-laden car in the commercial area of Baghdad’s Shiite-dominated […]

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Somalia faces presidential election under threat of attack

Somalia holds a groundbreaking presidential election Wednesday amid a security lockdown that has closed the capital’s international airport and cleared major streets. Fears of attacks by Islamic extremist group al-Shabab have limited the election to the country’s legislators, who will vote at a heavily guarded former air force base in the capital, Mogadishu. Rounds of voting are expected to narrow […]

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Trump team on attack headed into week of president-elect’s inauguration

President-elect Donald J. Trump entered the week of his inauguration fending off questions about the legitimacy of his presidency, even as he promised to unite the nation as its new leader. Taking its cue from Trump, his administration-in-waiting came out swinging this weekend against criticism from all corners. His aides went on the attack against the Democratic Party and civil-rights […]

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Nice attack: What we know so far

At least 84 people have been killed after a truck slammed into a crowd of people celebrating Bastille Day in the southern French city of Nice. Here is what we know about what French President Francois Hollande has declared an “undeniable” terrorist attack. – How did the attack unfold? – The white 19-tonne truck plunged into the crowd at around […]

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Clinton urges intel ‘surge,’ assault-weapons ban in wake of Orlando attack

Hillary Clinton called Monday for an “intelligence surge” and a ban on assault weapons as part of a mutil-pronged strategy to confront homegrown terrorism, in the first of two security speeches by the 2016 candidates one day after the worst shooting in U.S. history. The presumptive Democratic presidential nominee, following the Orlando terror attack, called on Americans to fight terrorism […]

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