Wars and Military Conflicts Terrorism

  • Free trade agreements are 'critical': Australia's prime minister

    Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison says his government has a "strong agenda" to promote economic growth in the country.

  • Police seen in Bourke St on Nov. 9, 2018 in Melbourne, Australia after a man was shot by police after he stabbed three people and killed one in Bourke St mall in Melbourne.

    A man who set fire to a truck laden with gas cylinders in the center of Melbourne and fatally stabbed one person was inspired by Islamic State but did not have direct links with the group, Australian police said Saturday.

  • Nov 9- South Africa's central bank on Friday fined HSBC's local business 15 million rand for weaknesses in its processes meant to detect money laundering and terrorism financing, and ordered the bank to fix the problems. The Prudential Authority, which sits within the South African Reserve Bank and monitors the country's lenders, said HSBC's South African...

  • BOGOTA, Nov 8- Colombia's state-run oil company Ecopetrol will carry out a cleanup operation after a bomb attack on the Cano Limon pipeline on Thursday sparked a forest fire and spilled crude into a waterway, the company said. The ELN, considered a terrorist group by the United States and the European Union, has about 1,500 combatants and opposes multinational...

  • BAGHDAD, Nov 8- A car bomb blast near a restaurant in Iraq's northern city of Mosul killed at least five people and wounded 14 others on Thursday, medical sources at a nearby hospital said. An official Iraqi media outlet reporting on security incidents gave a lower initial toll of two people killed and 11 wounded in west Mosul. Security analysts and officials say...

  • A mugshot of suspected package bomber Cesar Sayoc Jr. 

    Sayoc's alleged targets included Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton, Joe Biden and billionaire Democratic donor George Soros.

  • MAIL BOMB SUSPECT CESAR SAYOC AGREES TO BE HELD WITHOUT BAIL IN FIRST NEW YORK COURT APPEARANCE.

  • Islamic State is still "very much a problem" as it continues to pump out terror content online, Julian King, the EU's commissioner for the security union, said.

  • WASHINGTON, Oct 30- Venezuela poses a clear threat to regional stability and could drag down key U.S. allies like Brazil, Argentina and Colombia, a senior Treasury Department official said on Wednesday. "Venezuela poses a clear threat to regional stability and security," Marshall Billingslea, assistant secretary for terrorist financing at the Treasury...

  • A mugshot of suspected package bomber Cesar Sayoc Jr. 

    Earlier Monday, a new suspicious package was discovered at CNN's facility in Atlanta. That news network previously received two pipe bombs that Sayoc allegedly sent.

  • Speaking to reporters as he departed the White House for a rally in North Carolina, Trump also said he will not contact former President Barack Obama and the other people targeted by the bomber.

  • A mugshot of suspected package bomber Cesar Sayoc Jr. 

    Attorney General Jeff Sessions briefed reporters Friday after the arrest of Cesar Sayoc Jr. in the probe of 14 mail bombs sent to prominent Democratic critics of President Donald Trump.

  • FBI said it was investigating as an act of terrorism. At least eight suspicious parcels were intercepted before reaching any intended recipients, including Obama's attorney general, Eric Holder, former CIA Director John Brennan and prominent Democratic Party donor George Soros. Two packages were sent to California Congresswoman Maxine Waters, the FBI said.

  • President Barack Obama and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton were among the targets of suspected package bombs delivered to several high-profile Democrats and CNN in what New York officials on Wednesday called an act of terrorism. At least eight suspicious parcels were intercepted before reaching any intended recipients, including Obama's...

  • President Barack Obama and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton were among the targets of suspected package bombs delivered to several high-profile Democrats and CNN in what New York officials on Wednesday branded an act of terrorism. The suspicious parcels, at least five in all, were intercepted before any reached their intended recipients,...

  • President Barack Obama and two members of his cabinet were among the targets of suspected package bombs delivered to high-profile Democrats and CNN in what New York officials on Wednesday branded an act of terrorism. The suspicious parcels, at least five in all, were intercepted before any reached their intended recipients, who included former Secretary of...

  • President Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton and other high-profile Democrats, as well as to CNN, in what New York officials on Wednesday branded an act of terrorism. The packages were similar in appearance and "contain potentially destructive devices," the FBI said. The packages were mailed in manila envelopes with bubble wrap interior and had the return address of...

  • President Barack Obama, former presidential candidate Hillary Clinton and other high-profile Democrats in what New York officials described on Wednesday as an act of terrorism. With the country deeply polarized, the packages brought a new level of tension to Nov. 6 political contests that will decide whether Democrats can challenge the majorities now held...

  • President Barack Obama, former presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, and other high-profile Democrats, in what New York officials described on Wednesday as an act of terrorism. The CNN bureau in New York also received a device looking like a pipe bomb, leading police to evacuate the building, and New York Governor Andrew Cuomo, a Democrat, said his office also...

  • President Barack Obama, former presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, and other high-profile Democrats on Wednesday, in what New York officials described as an act of terrorism. The CNN bureau in New York also received a device looking like a pipe bomb, leading police to evacuate the building, as did the office of New York Governor Andrew Cuomo, a Democrat.