United States | Rewards for Justice – Reward Offer for Information on al-Qa’ida Key Leader Hamza bin Laden

United States – The U.S. Department of State’s Rewards for Justice Program is offering a reward…

United States | Remarks at the Western Hemisphere Counterterrorism Ministerial

United States – DEPUTY SECRETARY SULLIVAN: Thank you very much. Good morning, everyone. Thank you, Nathan,…

United States | Briefing on Iran

United States – MS NAUERT: Brian, go right ahead. MR HOOK: Great. The Iranian Government claims…

Washington | State Department Terrorist Designation of Jama’at Nusrat al-Islam wal-Muslimin (JNIM)

Washington – The Department of State has designated Jama’at Nusrat al-Islam wal-Muslimin (JNIM) as a Foreign…

U.S. Department of State News: Remarks at the 20th Anniversary Commemoration Ceremony of the Embassy Bombings in Nairobi, Kenya and Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

WASHINGTON – U.S. Department of State released the following statement: DEPUTY SECRETARY SULLIVAN:   It’s a great…

U.S. Department of State News: Anniversary of the Bombings of the U.S. Embassies in Nairobi, Kenya and Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania

WASHINGTON – U.S. Department of State released the following statement: Today, on the twentieth anniversary of…

BAMAKO, Mali  | ‘I am very scared for the elections’; Mali goes to the polls

BAMAKO, Mali  — Mali’s voters have been warned: Months before Sunday’s presidential election, the local branch…

U.S. Department of State News: Amendments to the Terrorist Designations of al-Shabaab

WASHINGTON – U.S. Department of State today released the following statement: The Department of State has…

MOGADISHU, Somalia | 6 dead after attackers target Somalia’s presidential palace

MOGADISHU, Somalia — Somali security forces shot dead three extremists and foiled an attempted al-Shabab attack…

FBI: Man scouted for July 4 attack at parade in Cleveland

An American-born citizen who federal authorities say recently scouted locations in Cleveland to attack people watching…

BAMAKO, Mali | Al-Qaida affiliate in Mali says it attacked military base

BAMAKO, Mali  — An al-Qaida affiliate in Mali says it carried out a suicide attack on…

U.S. Department of State News: United States Hosts Experts Meetings on the Margins of the UN High-Level Conference of Counterterrorism Agencies

WASHINGTON – U.S. Depart of State today released the following statement: This week, the United States…

U.S. Department of State News: Initiative To Address Homegrown Terrorism: Meeting in Rabat, Morocco

WASHINGTON – U.S. Department of State today released the following statement: The United States and the…

WASHINGTON | US commander warns against leaving Afghanistan too rapidly

WASHINGTON (AP) — The battle-hardened Army commander nominated to take over U.S. military operations in Afghanistan…

2 French soldiers killed in Mali by explosive device

PARIS/February 21, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —Two members of a French counter-terrorism force in Mali were killed on…

Minnesota terror case shows challenge of predicting attacks

MINNEAPOLIS/February 18, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — After Tnuza Jamal Hassan was stopped from flying to Afghanistan last…

Al-Qaida fighter, absent from court, gets life in prison

NEW YORKFebruary 16, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —A self-described al-Qaida “warrior” who was in a firefight in Afghanistan…

Tense times in US-Turkey relations as officials huddle

BRUSSELS /February 16, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — The specter of a U.S.-Turkish clash in Syria loomed over Thursday’s…

A budget the likes of which the Pentagon has never seen

WASHINGTON/February 10, 2018(AP)(STL.News) —It’s the biggest budget the Pentagon has ever seen: $700 billion. That’s far…

Pentagon: Countering China, Russia are security priorities

WASHINGTON/January 19, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— Countering China’s rapidly expanding military and an increasingly aggressive Russia are now the…

Judge remains skeptical Sept. 11 Saudi claims can proceed

NEW YORK/January 18, 2018(AP)(STL.News) — A judge who previously rejected arguments that Saudi Arabia was behind the…

Activists: Heavy fighting, airstrikes near Syrian capital

BEIRUT/January 01, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— Heavy clashes broke out between Syrian government forces and insurgents east of Damascus…

APNewsBreak: About 4,000 more US troops to go to Afghanistan

WASHINGTON/June 15, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — The Pentagon will send almost 4,000 additional American forces to Afghanistan,…