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    The forever wars

    | Updated at 09:44pm on November 07, 2019

    POLITICIANS and pundits in the west and jihadists have something in common. Both see the conflict between the west and Muslim worlds through the grand...

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    Top Malian jihadist leader killed in French raid: France

    Agence France-Presse . Mali | Updated at 02:31pm on November 06, 2019

    France on Tuesday announced the death of a top jihadist leader in Mali as it sought to reassure the West African nation of European support...

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    Syria rapper shines light on Idlib woes

     Agence France-Presse . Syria | Updated at 12:00am on October 23, 2019

    Between the blighted buildings of war-torn northwest Syria, 20-year-old rapper Amir al-Muarri rails against regime bombs, but also shuttered universities and jihadist domination...

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    French all-woman extremist group jailed in different terms

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 03:30pm on October 15, 2019

    A French court on Monday sentenced five members of an all-female jihadist cell to between five and 30 years in prison over a failed bid...

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    Jeff Koons’ controversial ‘Bouquet of Tulips’ unveiled in Paris

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 12:00am on October 07, 2019

    A controversial work by American pop artist Jeff Koons, aiming to symbolise US solidarity with France in the wake of the 2015 jihadist attacks, was...

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    9 jihadists killed in Russia strikes

    Agence France-Presse . Beirut | Updated at 12:00am on October 06, 2019

    Nine jihadists were killed Saturday in Russian airstrikes on Syria’s war-torn province of Idlib, a monitoring group said. ‘Russian strikes this morning targeted the Hurras...

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    Six Cameroonian soldiers killed in jihadist attack

    Agence France-Presse . Yaound | Updated at 03:06pm on September 16, 2019

    Six Cameroonian soldiers were killed Friday in an attack by Boko Haram jihadists in the far north of the country, authorities said on Sunday...

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    West African leaders announce new anti-jihadist plan

    Agence France-Presse . Ouagadougou | Updated at 12:00am on September 16, 2019

    West African leaders on Saturday announced a billion-dollar plan to fight the rising problem of jihadist violence in the region, at a summit in Burkina...

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    6 soldiers killed in Nigeria jihadist attacks

    Agence France-Presse . Kano | Updated at 12:00am on September 14, 2019

    Jihadists killed six soldiers and a civilian militia leader as they hit three towns in Nigeria’s conflict-torn northeastern state of Borno, security sources and residents...

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    29 killed in Burkina Faso attacks

    Agence-France-Presse . Burkina Faso | Updated at 01:08pm on September 09, 2019

    At least 29 people were killed in two attacks in northern Burkina Faso on Sunday, in a region prone to jihadist violence, the government said....