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# islamic-militants - Wednesday 30 December, 2015

European court intervenes to stop alleged Islamic State recruiter being deported
# Court Of Appeal
# Court Of Appeal

European court intervenes to stop alleged Islamic State recruiter being deported

Dec 30th 2015, 10:30 PM 46,787 Views 0 Comments

The European Court of Human Rights made a dramatic intervention in proceedings this evening.

# islamic-militants - Friday 5 December, 2014

Gunbattle with Islamic militants leaves 20 dead in Chechnya
# Grozny
# Grozny

Gunbattle with Islamic militants leaves 20 dead in Chechnya

Dec 5th 2014, 1:45 PM 12,290 Views 34 Comments

Three policemen were killed in the shooting.

# islamic-militants - Monday 18 August, 2014

Pope Francis has endorsed the use of force to stop Islamic militants in Iraq
# Islamic State
# Islamic State

Pope Francis has endorsed the use of force to stop Islamic militants in Iraq

Aug 18th 2014, 9:57 PM 16,436 Views 108 Comments

The Pope has said that minorities need to be protected but wants the UN to be involved.

# islamic-militants - Saturday 17 May, 2014

Countries 'declare war' on Boko Haram over abducted girls
# Paris Meeting
# Paris Meeting

Countries 'declare war' on Boko Haram over abducted girls

May 17th 2014, 7:54 PM 16,223 Views 62 Comments

Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan met his counterparts from neighbouring countries to approve an action plan today.

# islamic-militants - Wednesday 26 February, 2014

Students hacked to death and burned alive at their secondary school
# Islamic Militants
# Islamic Militants

Students hacked to death and burned alive at their secondary school

Feb 26th 2014, 11:19 AM 24,782 Views 104 Comments

Islamic militants set fire to a locked dormitory at the school in Nigeria and shot and killed anyone who tried to escape.

# islamic-militants - Saturday 6 July, 2013

30 killed in vicious attack on school in northeast Nigeria
# Nigeria
# Nigeria

30 killed in vicious attack on school in northeast Nigeria

Jul 6th 2013, 1:11 PM 7,274 Views 41 Comments

Some pupils were burned alive and others shot dead in the latest school attack blamed on a radical terror group Boko Haram.

# islamic-militants - Thursday 1 March, 2012

Bomb blast wounds 16 in Istanbul
# Istanbul
# Istanbul

Bomb blast wounds 16 in Istanbul

Mar 1st 2012, 10:56 AM 624 Views 0 Comments

Fifteen police officers and one civilian were injured when a remote-controlled bomb exploded in Turkey’s largest city today.

# islamic-militants - Tuesday 21 June, 2011

Terror arrests in Ireland are third highest in Europe
# Terrorism
# Terrorism

Terror arrests in Ireland are third highest in Europe

Jun 21st 2011, 10:46 AM 976 Views 0 Comments

Only France and Spain made more arrests – and dissident republicans are a growing threat, Europol has warned.

# islamic-militants - Saturday 4 June, 2011

Possible Al Qaeda replacement for bin Laden killed in Pakistan by US drone strike
# Al Qaeda
# Al Qaeda

Possible Al Qaeda replacement for bin Laden killed in Pakistan by US drone strike

Jun 4th 2011, 1:14 PM 477 Views 4 Comments

The reported death of Ilyas Kashmiri could help repair ties between Pakistan and the US if it was Pakistani intelligence that led to the strike in the tribal region of South Waziristan.

# islamic-militants - Sunday 29 May, 2011

Islamic militants take Yemeni town as president accused of allowing it to happen
# Yemen
# Yemen

Islamic militants take Yemeni town as president accused of allowing it to happen

May 29th 2011, 5:04 PM 177 Views 0 Comments

Opponents of the embattled Ali Abdullah Saleh claim that he allowed Islamic militants to seize the southern town to stoke Western fears that Al Qaeda would take over if he gave into protesters demands for him to step down.