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Cops deny terror cell members in Sibu or Bintulu

Police urge people not to believe WhatsApp messages on suicide attacks planned in the two divisions.

Utrecht gunman to be charged with ‘terrorist’ killings

The suspect will be charged with multiple murders with terrorist aims, as well as attempted murder and a terrorist threat.

China prevents UN blacklisting of leader behind Kashmir attack

Pakistan-based militant group Jaish-e-Mohammad is a primarily anti-India group that forged ties with al-Qaeda and was blacklisted by the UN Security Council in 2001.

Terrorists favour Malaysia due to good air connectivity, says deputy IGP

However, he says police are capable of detecting and intercepting the movement of terrorist groups in the country.

9 linked to Africa-based al-Qaeda terror group nabbed

They include two Malaysians and five Egyptian 'facilitators'.

IS teen ‘shocked’ after UK revokes her citizenship

Shamima Begum says the order is upsetting, frustrating and unjust to her and her son.

Russia pioneering return of ‘IS children’

Volunteers work hard to talk to the children of IS militants who were indoctrinated in their formative years by their parents.

Al-Qaeda-linked group claims responsibility for Mali attack

The Nusrat al-Islam wal Muslimeen group says the attack is a response to the Chadian president's revival of diplomatic relations with Israel.

Kenya cops scour rubble as hotel attack toll jumps to 21

CCTV footage shows 4 black-clad, heavily armed men calmly entering the luxury complex.

Kenyan president says Nairobi attackers ‘eliminated’, 14 victims

Kenyan President Kenyatta said 700 civilians had been rescued from the siege.

Taliban claims Kabul truck bomb attack, warn more to follow

The explosion comes as diplomats ramp up efforts to end the 17-year war in Afghanistan, which by some estimates was the world's deadliest conflict in 2018.

UK ‘terrorist’ stabbing suspect held under mental health law

The suspect reportedly shouted 'Allah' and 'long live the Caliphate' before and during the attack.

Four terror suspects held in Netherlands

The men have been arrested in the cities of Arnhem and Weert.

Egypt police kill 40 ‘terrorists’ after Giza bus attack

Egyptian interior ministry says two raids in the Giza governorate has killed 30 "terrorists" while the remaining 10 has been killed in the restive North Sinai.

2 men jailed 3 years for planning attack on JB building

The Islamic State militant group supporters had targeted building as it was symbol of group propagating a deviant ideology.

Israel warns it will cut Palestinian tax transfer if killer’s family...

Kahlon said he had instructed that any sum paid to the attacker's family be withheld from tax revenue that Israel collects on behalf of the Palestinian Authority (PA) under interim peace deals.

World’s strategy for countering Islamist extremism flawed, says Blair

The former prime minister has admitted in the past that the invasion was partly responsible for the rise of Islamic State.

India sentences 2 to death over 2007 blasts

The men belonged to the Islamic militant group Indian Mujahideen, which police say is an offshoot of the banned Students Islamic Movement of India.

7 convicted of ‘terrorism’ executed in Iraq

The bodies of the 7 men were handed over to the morgue of the state hospital of Nassiriya, the provincial capital.

Isis claims responsibility for Kabul attack

Afghan security forces say they shot dead a man who had been planning to blow himself up near supporters of Ahmad Shah Massoud.

Amsterdam stabbing suspect had “terrorist” motive, officials say

The suspect, who is being held in solitary confinement, will be brought before a judge on Monday to decide whether he should remain in custody.

Spain knife attacker was gay and suicidal

Taib's wife, a Spaniard who reportedly converted to Islam after meeting her husband, said he had recently told her he was homosexual.

Police search addresses after suspected terrorist attack at UK parliament

Police said late on Tuesday they were searching three addresses, two in Birmingham and one in Nottingham.

4 tourists killed in Tajikistan, could be terrorist act

The tourists, from the US, Switzerland and the Netherlands, were killed on Sunday. 3 more, from Switzerland, the Netherlands and France, were injured - one of whom was also stabbed.