Asia Pacific

Australia to boost military's power in 'terror' attacks

Prime minister unveils proposed changes to laws in wake of recent attacks, including the deadly 2014 siege in Sydney.

Boost for military's powers in 'terrorist incidents'

Middle East

Eviction attempt turns deadly in Egypt's Nile island

Police use rubber bullets and tear gas against Cairo's al-Warraq island residents who resist eviction, killing one.

Eviction attempt turns deadly in Egypt's Nile island

Middle East

Two German tourists killed in attack at Egyptian resort

The assailant was arrested immediately after the attack in Hurghada, in which four foreigners were also wounded.

Two tourists stabbed to death, four wounded in Egypt

Middle East

Attackers kill Saudi soldier in Qatif

A shooting attack on the military patrol vehicle in the Shia-majority province also injured another soldier.

Attackers kill Saudi soldier in Qatif

Asia

Pakistan blast victims end sit-in as demands met

Army chief meets protesters in Parachinar, wracked by last week's twin blasts, accedes to demands for security revamp.

Pakistan blast victims end sit-in as demands met

Latin America

Venezuelan army put on alert after helicopter attack

Venezuela's leader vows 'to defend peace' as he brands a grenade helicopter attack on the supreme court as coup attempt.

Aviation

US toughens airport security for foreign flights

Homeland Security says airlines must step up security for US-bound flights or face possibility of total electronics ban.

Europe

Pope Francis: Suicide bombers are not 'martyrs'

The pontiff says true martyrs do not harm others as he addresses frequent attacks against Christian minorities.

Pope Francis: Suicide bombers are not 'martyrs'

Europe

Kiev car explosion kills Ukraine's senior military spy

Ukraine probes blast of Colonel Maksim Shapoval's car as 'terrorist act', saying it was caused by explosive device.

Kiev car explosion kills Ukraine's senior military spy

Europe

UK police: Anti-Muslim crimes skyrocket in Manchester

Manchester police records more than 500 percent increase in Islamophobic crimes since May 22 concert attack.

UK police: Anti-Muslim crimes skyrocket in Manchester

Middle East

Roadside explosion kills Egyptian policeman in Cairo

Blast targets a vehicle carrying security forces in the capital's Maadi area, injuring four others.

Roadside explosion kills Egyptian policeman in Cairo

Inside Story

Is Iran now under attack by ISIL?

The armed group is claiming responsibility for its first major assault in Tehran.

Asia

Afghan security expert: 'Such attacks will never end'

Ex-intelligence official Jawid Kohistani speaks to Al Jazeera about security in Afghanistan after the Kabul bombing.

Kabul blast: 'Such attacks will never end'

Middle East

Bahrain: 5 dead as security forces clash with 'outlaws'

Operation took place in Diraz, home village of Ayatollah Isa Qassim and site of a sit-in encampment of his followers.

Bahrain: 5 dead as security forces clash with 'outlaws'

Africa

'Unfortunate tragedy': Somalia buries slain minister

Abbas Abdullahi Siraji was killed by another official's guards in what president called 'unfortunate tragedy'.

Somalia buries slain minister Siraji, opens probe