Libya

Deadly double car bombing ends calm in Benghazi

Fighters and security officials from east Libyan forces among at least 33 killed in Benghazi attacks.

Libya: Double car bombing kills 33 in Benghazi

Opinion

Trump and the 'immigrant terrorists'

With a misleading new report, Trump is trying to convince Americans that 'terrorism' is an exclusively foreign crime.

Rafia Zakaria

by Rafia Zakaria

Rafia Zakaria

Afghanistan

Blast at Afghan official's funeral kills 18

Explosion kills at least 18 civilians and wounds 13 more in Jalalabad, the capital of Nangarhar province.

Deadly bombing targets Afghan official's funeral

Opinion

Laughable leadership: Trump's strategy astray

Trump's National Security Strategy is not "America First", it's "America Alone".

Marwan Bishara

by Marwan Bishara

Marwan Bishara

Donald Trump

Trump transcript: 'America First' security speech

President Donald Trump delivers his first strategy plan on protecting the United States from 'rivals' and enemies.

Trump transcript: 'America First' security speech

United States

Trump security plan warns of China, Russia competition

Donald Trump unveils 'America First' national strategy that names China and Russia as threats to US interests.

In new security plan, Trump hits out at Russia, China

Canada

Canada granting US border agents 'expanded' powers

Canadian rights groups say a newly passed law gives too much power to US border officers and threatens civil liberties.

Canada granting US border agents 'expanded' powers

Philippines

Philippines extends martial law to 'eradicate' ISIL

Congress approves Duterte's request to prolong military rule until end of 2018 in Mindanao region.

Philippines extends martial law to 'eradicate' ISIL

Philippines

Duterte requests martial law extension for south

Filipino president says longer military rule is necessary in Mindanao region to contain ISIL and communist fighters.

Duterte seeks south Philippines martial law extension

Nigeria

Suicide bombings in Nigerian market 'kill 17'

Double suicide explosion kills at least 17 people and injures 47 others in northeastern town of Biu, Borno state.

Deaths as suicide bomb attacks hit market in Biu

Georgia

Georgia seeking answers after Tbilisi 'terror incident'

Local media draw unverified links between ethnic Chechens and special forces raid, upsetting minority Muslim community.

Speculation rife as Georgia stays mum on raid suspects

Georgia

Georgian forces storm building to seize armed suspects

Suspects allegedly opened fire on special forces during large-scale operation on the outskirts of the capital, Tbilisi.

Georgian forces storm building to seize armed suspects

Canada

Children on Canada's no-fly list 'can't wait forever'

Parents of children whose names match ones on no-fly list take fight to set up redress system to Ottawa.

Talk to Al Jazeera

Iran's Javad Zarif: 'The US is addicted to sanctions'

Iranian Foreign Minister Zarif says Iran could withdraw from the nuclear deal in the event of US breaches.

Europe

French parliament approves new anti-terrorism bill

Activists fear the new law will create a permanent emergency situation in the country.