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Iran president calls on Muslims to punish Saudi 'crimes'
Iran president calls on Muslims to punish Saudi 'crimes'

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani called Wednesday on the Muslim world to unite and punish the Saudi government.

Iran president calls on Muslims to punish Saudi 'crimes'
Viral photos add fuel to French burkini debate

An angry debate over a ban on burkinis in France was further stoked by images of a veiled woman surrounded by police on a beach in Nice.

Viral photos add fuel to French burkini debate
Russia announces first Syria strikes from Iran base
Russia announces first Syria strikes from Iran base

Russian warplanes on Tuesday flew a bombing run from an Iranian airstrip against jihadist groups in war-torn Syria.

Russia announces first Syria strikes from Iran base
IS can be conduit for psychopaths' violent desires: experts
IS can be conduit for psychopaths' violent desires: experts

Not all jihadists are psychopaths, and not all psychopaths turn violent.

IS can be conduit for psychopaths' violent desires: experts
Gaza Salafists look to IS for inspiration
Gaza Salafists look to IS for inspiration

Militants inspired by the Islamic State group's ideology are seeking to benefit from the desperation of young Palestinians to strengthen their foothold in the Gaza Strip.

Gaza Salafists look to IS for inspiration
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Saudi orders 'kinder, gentler' religious police

Saudi Arabia has stripped its frequently criticised religious police of their powers to arrest, urging them to act "kindly and gently" in enforcing Islamic rules.

Saudi orders 'kinder, gentler' religious police
France PM warns extreme Islam winning the propaganda war
France PM warns extreme Islam winning the propaganda war

Prime Minister Manuel Valls said extreme forms of Islam were winning the propaganda war for hearts and minds.

France PM warns extreme Islam winning the propaganda war
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Saudi police arrest 33 'terror' suspects, including one Kazakh

Saudi authorities have arrested nine American citizens and one Kazakhstani among 33 'terror' suspects.

Saudi police arrest 33 'terror' suspects, including one Kazakh
France's Hollande heads to Russia to press anti-IS coalition
France's Hollande heads to Russia to press anti-IS coalition

French President Francois Hollande will hold talks with Russian leader Vladimir Putin, as part of his diplomatic marathon to forge a broader coalition against Islamic State jihadists in the wake of the Paris attacks.

France's Hollande heads to Russia to press anti-IS coalition
French Muslim body to create 'licence to preach' for imams
French Muslim body to create 'licence to preach' for imams

France's leading Muslim body said it would create a permit to preach for imams in a bid to root out extremists, as well as a new religious body to fight back against jihadist propaganda.

French Muslim body to create 'licence to preach' for imams
Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton gives a speech on her approach to defeating the Islamic State terrorist networkÊin Syria, Iraq and across the Middle East at the Council on Foreign Relations.
Clinton backs sweeping US-led global fight against IS

Hillary Clinton called for a US-led global fight to defeat the Islamic State group and shut down its flow of fighters, propaganda and weapons in the wake of the Paris attacks.

Clinton backs sweeping US-led global fight against IS
Trudeau tells Obama Canada will be 'strong' partner against IS
Trudeau tells Obama Canada will be 'strong' partner against IS

Canada's freshly elected Prime Minister Justin Trudeau vowed to remain a "strong" partner in the fight against the Islamic State group.

Trudeau tells Obama Canada will be 'strong' partner against IS
UK should 'think again' on Syria air strikes: minister
UK should 'think again' on Syria air strikes: minister

Britain should "think again" about taking part in air strikes on Islamic Statejihadists in Syria, Defence Secretary Michael Fallon said, after attacks in Paris that left at least 129 people dead.

UK should 'think again' on Syria air strikes: minister
Trump says would consider closing some US mosques
Trump says would consider closing some US mosques

Billionaire Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump said that the United States should "strongly consider" shuttering some mosques.

Trump says would consider closing some US mosques
CIA chief expects more IS attacks in 'pipeline'
CIA chief expects more IS attacks in 'pipeline'

CIA director John Brennan warned that the attacks in Paris were likely not a "one off event" and that he expects the Islamic State group has more operations in the pipeline.

CIA chief expects more IS attacks in 'pipeline'
France hits back, striking IS in Syria after Paris carnage
France hits back, striking IS in Syria after Paris carnage

French warplanes pounded Islamic State's Syrian stronghold in retaliation for a wave of coordinated attacks claimed by the jihadists which left 129 people dead in Paris.

France hits back, striking IS in Syria after Paris carnage
Islamic State group claims Paris attacks
Islamic State group claims Paris attacks

The Islamic State jihadist group claimed gun and bomb attacks that left more than 120 people dead in Paris in a statement posted online.

Islamic State group claims Paris attacks
Paris attacks heighten pressure at Vienna Syria talks
Paris attacks heighten pressure at Vienna Syria talks

Multiple "terror" attacks in Paris increased the pressure on some 20 countries and organisations meeting in Vienna on Saturday to overcome deep divisions and help end Syria's horrific civil war.

Paris attacks heighten pressure at Vienna Syria talks
'Jihadi John': quiet football fan who became the symbol of IS
'Jihadi John': quiet football fan who became the symbol of IS

From a quiet, football loving child to an Islamic State executioner, the man who became one of the most haunting figures of the jihadist movement remains a mystery even after being the high-profile target of a US air strike.

'Jihadi John': quiet football fan who became the symbol of IS
Thousands demonstrate in Czech Republic against migrants
Thousands demonstrate in Czech Republic against migrants

Thousands of people protested against migrants in towns around the Czech Republic, a week after the UN slammed the country's treatment of new arrivals as "degrading".

Thousands demonstrate in Czech Republic against migrants