site.news_by_theme Islamic State
Not all jihadists are psychopaths, and not all psychopaths turn violent.
With a spoon and spatula in hand an Iraqi refugee lifts the lid on a large pot filled with goulash and potatoes as he begins his shift.
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.
Economic concerns and the desire for a sense of purpose and revenge are the major factors pushing young Syrians into the arms of jihadist groups, a study released on Wednesday found.
US President Barack Obama met Gulf leaders in Saudi Arabia to push for increased efforts against the Islamic State group.
The Brussels attacks have pushed security to the forefront of Britain's EU referendum campaign this week, as intelligence experts came out of the shadows to press the benefits and disadvantages of membership.
Russia has begun to withdraw military equipment from Syria, the defence ministry said Tuesday.
Tens of thousands of documents containing the names, addresses, phone numbers and family contacts of jihadis who joined the Islamic State group have been given to the UK's Sky News.
Saudi authorities have arrested nine American citizens and one Kazakhstani among 33 'terror' suspects.
Turkish Internet servers are suffering a powerful cyber attack from abroad, slowing banking services and fanning fears.
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