Al-Qaeda

AQAP confirms death of leader Qassim al-Rimi

Announcement reported by SITE Intelligence Group comes weeks after US said it killed al-Rimi in Yemen.

AQAP confirms death of leader Qassim al-Rimi

Sudan

Sudan reaches settlement deal with families of USS Cole victims

Sudan to compensate families of US sailors killed in al-Qaeda attack on US warship 20 years ago, state media says.

Sudan reaches settlement deal with families of USS Cole victims

Yemen

Yemen al-Qaeda leader killed in US operation: Trump

Qassim al-Rimi, the leader of AQAP, was killed in counterterrorism operation in Yemen, US president says.

Yemen al-Qaeda leader al-Rimi killed in US operation, says Trump

Inside Story

What's behind the upsurge in violence in the Sahel?

The United Nations Security Council has met after a spike in attacks in the Sahel region.

AJ Impact

Pakistan expects to avoid 'terrorism' financing blacklist

With support from Beijing and others, Islamabad is likely to avert designation that would be an economic setback.

Pakistan expects to avoid 'terrorism' financing blacklist

Al-Qaeda

White House confirms death of Osama bin Laden's son

It is believed that Hamza bin Laden was being groomed as heir to the al-Qaeda leadership following his father's death.

White House confirms Osama bin Laden's son killed in US operation

US & Canada

US to reveal Saudi official allegedly tied to 9/11 attackers

The person is last of three Saudi officials referred to in FBI report into the 2001 attacks that killed nearly 3,000.

US to reveal Saudi official allegedly tied to 9/11 attackers

September 11

Al-Qaeda leader urges attacks on the West on 9/11 anniversary

Ayman al-Zawahiri calls on Muslims to strike Western targets on the day when nearly 3,000 people died 18 years ago.

Al-Qaeda leader urges attacks on the West on 9/11 anniversary

United States

New US sanctions target Hamas, ISIL, other groups

The sanctions come on the eve of the 18th anniversary of the September 11 attacks.

New US sanctions target Hamas, ISIL, other groups

Afghanistan

Timeline: US military presence in Afghanistan

Some 2,400 US troops have been killed since the US invaded Afghanistan in 2001 to pursue the Taliban.

Timeline: US military presence in Afghanistan

In the Field

Mali in crisis: The fight between the Dogon and Fulani

We meet with Dogon and Fulani leaders to unpack the complex intercommunal crisis facing Mali.

Middle East

Al-Qaeda launches deadly attack on army base in southern Yemen

Officials say at least 19 killed in assault on the camp in Abyan province, a day after dozens die in attacks in Aden.

Al-Qaeda launches deadly attack on army base in southern Yemen

United States

Accused 9/11 mastermind open to testimony against Saudi Arabia

Khalid Sheikh Mohammed open to testifying in victims' lawsuit if US decides not to seek the death penalty against him.

Al Jazeera World

Bahrain: Playing With Fire

Did the Bahraini government collude with al-Qaeda members to target Shia opposition figures during the 2011 unrest?

Mali

Nigerian UN peacekeeper killed in Mali

Another six UN troops from Chad and Nigeria were injured in two separate attacks.

Nigerian UN peacekeeper killed in Mali