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'Curious' Case Of The London Minicab Driver Deemed ‘Very Highly Probably' An Al Qaeda Courier

Bureau of Investigative Journalism | Victoria Parsons | Posted 22.01.2016 | UK

A London minicab driver who arrived in Britain from Afghanistan as an unaccompanied minor 12 years ago is now highly likely to be an Islamist extremis...

Britons Told To Stay Away From Area Of Burkina Faso Terrorist Attack

The Huffington Post UK | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 16.01.2016 | UK

Britons have been warned not to travel to an area of Burkina Faso following a terrorist attack on a hotel and cafe on Friday, which left 27 people dea...

Four Al-Qaeda Militants And 23 People Dead After Hotel Terrorist Attack

The Huffington Post UK | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 16.01.2016 | UK

Four Al-Qaeda militants have been killed after Burkina Faso and French forces stormed a luxury hotel on Saturday, freeing more than 126 hostages. I...

Al-Qaida Militants Attack Hotel In Burkina Faso

AP/The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 15.01.2016 | UK

Al-Qaida militants struck an upscale hotel and nearby cafe in Burkina Faso's capital late on Friday that are popular with Westerners, taking an unknow...

ISIS vs Al-Qa'eda: Which Is the Real Threat in Syria?

Mike Yeomans | Posted 12.01.2016 | UK
Mike Yeomans

Since declaring a caliphate in summer 2014, ISIS has experienced a seemingly meteoric rise in public attention, stealing daily headlines across the globe. They have taken focus and attention away from Al-Qa'eda, whose name has widely disappeared from the public sphere. This is a mistake. Less noticed and considered less dangerous by some, Al-Qa'eda actually represents a far greater threat...

Targeting ISIS: A Security and Humanitarian Imperative

Barak Seener | Posted 07.12.2015 | UK Politics
Barak Seener

Fears of potential reprisals against Western targets if the US or Britain intervened in the Syrian crisis ignored the risk of terrorism due to the failure to intervene. Any environment hosting a vacuum of governance coupled with a totalitarian ideology that reinforces extreme poverty, serves to be a springboard for international terrorism...

To Beat Radicalization, Cameron Must Rebuild Syria, Not Bomb it

Luke McManus | Posted 03.12.2015 | UK Politics
Luke McManus

Cameron's new campaign contains no concrete plans for curtailing the above, no plans for injecting life into the economies of these communities once IS has been eradicated and no plans for bringing an end to a civil war which has displaced 9.5 million people. Thus, as seen in Ma'an, a cycle of fight or flight will continue in the absence of any genuine offering of enduring stability for the Syrian people.

Resurrecting the Caliphate

Jasdev Singh Rai | Posted 02.12.2015 | UK Politics
Jasdev Singh Rai

Whether Britain enters the war against ISIL or not, it is naïve to think the ISIS Caliphate won't try a 'terrorist' attempt in UK. Not because they d...

The Threat From Isis Isn't The Deadliest We've Ever Seen. Yet.

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 29.11.2015 | UK

"We have never known anything like Isis." “What we’re facing in Iraq now with Isis is a greater and deeper threat to our security than we have ...

TV Presenter Confuses Star Wars Symbol With Al Qaeda Logo

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 19.11.2015 | UK

A TV presenter has been left red-faced after mixing up two logos during a report on terrorism and France's missile strikes on Raqqa. Jota Abril fr...

News Channel Accidentally Confuses Al-Qaeda With The Rebel Alliance From 'Star Wars'

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 18.11.2015 | UK Comedy

Take a look at this clip from a news show on the Spanish government's state owned channel Television Española. Notice anything out of place? ...

Russia-Iran Style Cooperation in Syria Could Prove Possible in Afghanistan, But With Greater Success

Jamila Mammadova | Posted 17.11.2015 | UK Politics
Jamila Mammadova

Twenty-five years ago the Soviet Army returned home after nine years of fighting in Afghanistan. After the soviet withdrawal, the country plunged i...

Would Prophet Mohammed join ISIS?

Hiba Khan | Posted 27.10.2015 | UK
Hiba Khan

If he was here today, I can say with certainty, Mohammed would condemn IS and their brethren. But he is not. And so I, along with millions of other Muslims, stand firmly against the Islamist narrative.

Actor Admits Lying About Escaping From Twin Towers On 9/11

The Huffiington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 17.09.2015 | UK Entertainment

US actor and comedian, Steve Rannazzisi, has confessed he lied about escaping from the Twin Towers during the terrorist attacks of 9/11. The star o...

ISIS, The Not So Lone Wolf

Joshua Virasami | Posted 29.07.2015 | UK
Joshua Virasami

Citizens of Kobane in the refugee camps, Suruç "I am saying this to the whole world: We will never allow the establishment of a state on our southe...

The Common Struggle With the Kurds Against Isis

Gary Kent | Posted 13.07.2015 | UK Politics
Gary Kent

The tenth anniversary of the 7/7 Al Qaeda bombings, in which 52 people were slaughtered in London, coincided last week with the Kurdistan Regional Gov...

Louise Ridley

The Newspapers Reported 7/7 With Shock, Pain And Outrage

HuffingtonPost.com | Louise Ridley | Posted 07.07.2015 | UK

To mark the 10 year anniversary of the London 7/7 terrorist attacks, HuffPost UK is running Beyond The Bombings, a special series of interviews, blogs...

This Former Al-Qaeda Trainee Is On A Mission To Take The 'Glamour' Out Of Jihad

AP | Posted 08.06.2015 | UK

He learned warfare in an al-Qaeda training camp, then spent over two years in a small cage at Guantanamo, and more time in a French prison. With s...

US Release Documents Retrieved From Bin Laden's Abbottabad Compound

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 20.05.2015 | UK

NEW YORK – Documents released by the US Director of National Intelligence on Wednesday reveal Osama bin Laden’s determination to carry out mass ca...

ISIS and Identity

Heidy Rehman | Posted 12.05.2015 | UK
Heidy Rehman

Why are young people leaving Europe to fight for ISIS? They are looking for somewhere to belong.

Obama Takes 'Full Responsibility' For Strikes That Killed Western Hostages

AP | Steven Hopkins/AP | Posted 23.04.2015 | UK

Barack Obama has taken 'full responsibility' for the deaths of an American and Italian hostage killed when US forces attacked al Qaeda. Warren We...

What the Hell is Happening in Yemen?

Nash Riggins | Posted 26.05.2015 | UK Politics
Nash Riggins

The events unfolding in Yemen over the next few days very well may impact the stability of the Middle East for generations to come. And no matter how this plays out, there are going to be a whole lot of losers.

Incredible Pictures Show Osama Bin Laden Relaxing In Tora Bora hideout

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.03.2015 | UK

Newly resurfaced photographs give an incredible insight into the world of Osama Bin Laden before he became the world's most wanted man. The former ...

Saudi Arabia Awards 'Services To Islam' Prize To Cleric Who Blames George Bush For 9/11

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 02.03.2015 | UK

A controversial Indian preacher who described the 9/11 attacks as “an inside job” has been awarded one of Saudi Arabia’s top prizes for his “s...

Stoking Fear of 'Britain's Islamic Republic' Leads to Growing Intolerance Towards Muslims

Muhammad Abdul Bari | Posted 15.03.2015 | UK
Muhammad Abdul Bari

Criminals may claim whatever they like, but accusing a whole community over their criminality will lead us nowhere.