Anthony Shaffer, London Center for Policy Research, says Theresa May's remarks on multiple networks of radicals operating in the U.K. is likely to be true.
Now, "said Google's general counsel Kent Walker. http://bit.ly/2rLgYEd. Germany, France and Britain, countries where civilians have been killed and wounded in bombings and shootings by Islamist militants in recent years, have pressed Facebook and other providers of social media such as Google and Twitter to do more to remove militant content and hate speech.
A battle between Philippine troops and militants in Marawi is related to President Duterte's war on drugs, according to the country's finance chief.
Russia's Defense Ministry claimed on Friday it had killed the Islamic State leader, Ibrahim abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, as well as up to 330 other fighters with an air strike on Raqqa at the end of May.
Australia is to hold a national gun amnesty, its first in more than two decades, in a bid to combat terrorism and a recent influx in illegal firearms.
Cairo isn't worried about a financial fallout from its rift with Doha, Egypt's Minister of Finance Amr El-Garhy told CNBC on Friday.
Amr El-Garhy, Egypt's minister of finance, says the Gulf countries involved in cutting diplomatic ties with Qatar have been reasonable in taking action.
Facebook has ramped up use of artificial intelligence such as image matching and language understanding to identify and remove content quickly, Monika Bickert, Facebook's director of global policy management, and Brian Fishman, counter-terrorism policy manager, explained in a blog post. "We've known that extremist groups have been weaponizing the...
The president has not been shy about his dislike for Iran and his admiration for Russia, though both countries support Bashar Assad.
June 15- Facebook Inc on Thursday offered new insight into its efforts to remove terrorism content, a response to political pressure in Europe to militant groups using the social network for propaganda and recruiting. Facebook has ramped up use of artificial intelligence such as image matching and language understanding to identify and remove content...
SAN FRANCISCO— Facebook has started deploying its artificial intelligence capabilities to help combat terrorists' use of its service. Company officials said in a blog post Thursday that Facebook will use AI in conjunction with human reviewers to find and remove "terrorist content" immediately, before other users see it. Such technology is already used to...
A terminal at the Port of Charleston in South Carolina will reopen and the safety zone has been lifted, the U.S. Coast Guard said on Thursday.
Despite its comments about Qatar, Saudi Arabia has sponsored extreme Wahhabism in Pakistan and other countries, says Peter Sluglett, Middle East Institute, NUS.
*Turkish foreign minister leaves for Qatar, may visit Saudi Arabia. Saudi Arabia, Egypt, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain have broken off ties and imposed sanctions on Qatar, accusing it of supporting terrorism and courting regional rival Iran- allegations Doha denies. "Our main priority as part of our efforts with both Qatar and Saudi Arabia and other Gulf...
IEA warns ongoing dispute between several Middle East countries and Qatar is causing "logistical headaches"
CNBC's Claire Fournier updates from Paris, France, on U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May's visit to French President Emmanuel Macron.
OSLO, June 13- Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Tuesday Saudi Arabia was supporting militants inside Iran, days after hardline Sunni group Islamic State claimed attacks in Tehran. Last week Riyadh, along with other Arab governments, severed ties with Qatar, citing its support of Iran as one of the main reasons for the move.
OSLO, June 13- Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Tuesday said Saudi Arabia was supporting militants inside Iran, days after hardline Sunni group Islamic State claimed attacks in Tehran. Last week Riyadh, along with other Arab governments, severed ties with Qatar, citing its support of Iran as one of the main reasons for the move.
Alexander Radwan, member of the German parliament for the CSU, speaks about pro-European Union sentiment among top politicians in France and Germany.
Former U.S.S. Cole Commander Kirk Lippold, Lippold Strategies president, provides insight to the reality of America's security concerns, and where the country needs to focus on defense.