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Three Kenyan police killed in landmine attack

Three Kenyan police killed in landmine attack

Three police officers were killed in eastern Kenya on Wednesday when their vehicle hit a landmine, a senior official said, in an attack claimed by Somali jihadist group al Shabaab.

Girl, 16, among four held over France attack plot

Girl, 16, among four held over France attack plot

Four people including a 16-year-old girl were arrested on Friday by anti-terrorist police in Montpellier in southern France on suspicion of preparing an attack, a police source said.

Qaeda kills Yemen police, targeted in US raid

Qaeda kills Yemen police, targeted in US raid

Suspected Al-Qaeda militants in southern Yemen killed six policemen on Thursday and their jihadist group was targeted in a raid likely carried out by the US Navy, security and tribal sources said.

Saudi arrests IS follower accused of killing officer

Saudi arrests IS follower accused of killing officer

Saudi Arabia on Saturday revealed the identity of a man it accuses of killing a soldier last week, saying he confessed to being a follower of the Islamic State jihadist group.

Boko Haram releases new video of alleged Chibok girls

Boko Haram releases new video of alleged Chibok girls

Boko Haram on Sunday released a video of the girls allegedly kidnapped from Chibok in April 2014, showing some who are still alive and claiming others died in air strikes.

Saudi woman sentenced to 6 years' jail for IS support

Saudi woman sentenced to 6 years' jail for IS support

A Saudi woman has been sentenced to six years in prison for "acts of sedition" including pledging allegiance to the Islamic State jihadist group, newspapers reported on Thursday.