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Qatar's efforts in combating terrorism win German praise

Qatar's efforts in combating terrorism win German praise

German Minister of Defence Ursula von der Leyen has confirmed that her country is aware of the size and dimensions of the threats that have besieged the Middle East region

Turkey, Nato stress Qatar's crucial role in alliance's future

Turkey, Nato stress Qatar's crucial role in alliance's future

They praised the participation of Qatar in the 29th Nato summit that concluded in the Belgian capital Brussels on Thursday.

12 put to death after Iraqi PM calls for speedy executions

12 put to death after Iraqi PM calls for speedy executions

Haider al-Abadi had ordered late on Thursday "just retribution" through faster executions of all those on death row for terrorism convictions who had exhausted their appeals.

Tunisian held in Germany 'sought to build biological weapon'

Tunisian held in Germany 'sought to build biological weapon'

The 29-year-old, identified as Sief Allah H., was detained after police stormed his flat in Cologne late on Tuesday.

Man arrested after hostage incident in Paris

Man arrested after hostage incident in Paris

Police rescued two hostages and arrested a man at a small business in central Paris on Tuesday after he demanded to be put in touch with the Iranian Embassy to deliver a message to the French government, authorities said.

Sweden jails radicalised Uzbek truck attacker for life

Sweden jails radicalised Uzbek truck attacker for life

The assault mirrored other truck attacks in 2016 that left scores dead in France, Germany and the UK.

Verdict due in Stockholm truck attack terrorism trial

Verdict due in Stockholm truck attack terrorism trial

A Stockholm district court is to announce Thursday its verdict against a rejected asylum seeker from Uzbekistan accused of terrorism for barrelling a stolen beer truck down a pedestrian street in April 2017, killing five people.

3 dead in suspected 'terror' shooting in Belgian city

3 dead in suspected 'terror' shooting in Belgian city

The shooting occurred around 10:30 am near a high school on a major artery in the city, which lies some 90 kilometres east of Brussels..

Indonesia passes tougher terror law after suicide attacks

Indonesia passes tougher terror law after suicide attacks

Indonesia passed a new law Friday that will give police more power to take pre-emptive action against terror suspects in the wake of the country's deadliest attacks in years.

Chief of Staff inaugurates new military attache HQ in Rome

Chief of Staff inaugurates new military attache HQ in Rome

The Chief of Staff said that the new headquarters of the military attache opens a new chapter in the defence relations between Qatar and Italy.

Qatar vows to continue anti-terror fight

Qatar vows to continue anti-terror fight

The High-level International Conference on Countering Terrorism and Preventing Violent Extremism concluded in the Tajik capital of Dushanbe on Saturday.

'Qatar continues to fight terrorism despite siege'

'Qatar continues to fight terrorism despite siege'

The unjust blockade imposed on Qatar by the Saudi-led quartet has not prevented it from playing an active role in maintaining regional and international peace and security and combating terrorism and extremism ...