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Mustafa Abu Ruwais, 24, was sentenced to 'death by hanging for the terrorist knife attack on tourists,' the Jordanian court said.

Tunisia announced a six-month extension of the country's state of emergency, in place since a 2015 attack on a presidential guard bus claimed by the Islamic State group.

14 due verdicts over links to 2015 Paris attackers

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14 due verdicts over links to 2015 Paris attackers

Three of the 14 fled to Syria just ahead of the Jan. 7-9, 2015 attacks in Paris, which left 17 dead along with the three gunmen.

British man sentenced to jail for mosque <em>knife</em> <em>attack</em>

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British man sentenced to jail for mosque knife attack

Daniel Horton has been sentenced to seven years in jail for stabbing an elderly prayer leader at a central London mosque.

Tunisian charged over fatal French church stabbings

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Tunisian charged over fatal French church stabbings

Police shot and seriously injured 21-year-old Tunisian national Brahum Aouissaoui, who was charged after his condition in hospital improved.

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HRW condemns France for shutting down anti-Islamophobia group

The US-based rights advocacy group condemned France's shutting down of leading anti-discrimination group Collective Against Islamophobia.

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Separatism: Bringing Islam and France's Muslims to heel

Comment: In France, lawmakers are dreaming of giving carte blanche to the intelligence police, allowing them to say who is 'too Muslim' to be ...

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Israelis fatally shoot alleged Palestinian attacker

A driver from Jerusalem was shot after allegedly attempting to run over a border guard.

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'Terrorist motive' in Saudi embassy shooting, Dutch prosecutors say

Dutch prosecutors on Monday confirmed a shooting at the Saudi embassy in The Hague last week was carried out with terrorist intent.

Saudi crown prince vows 'iron fist' against extremists

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Saudi crown prince vows 'iron fist' against extremists

Wednesday's attack in Jeddah left at least two people wounded, including a Greek policeman and a Saudi official.

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Libyan pleads guilty to murder over UK 'terror' stabbings

A Libyan man pleaded guilty at a pre-trial hearing for stabbing six people, killing three, at a park in Reading, UK.

France on edge five years after Paris attacks

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France on edge five years after Paris attacks

The attack happened November 13, 2015 saw 130 people killed and 350 wounded when Islamist suicide bombers and gunmen attacked the Stade ...

France says 'radical Islamism' the 'enemy' after Nice <em>attack</em>

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France says 'radical Islamism' the 'enemy' after Nice attack

Prime Minister Jean Castex condemned 'radical Islamism' amid a spate in extremist attacks and threats against public figures.

UK raises terror threat level to 'severe'

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UK raises terror threat level to 'severe'

British Home Secretary Priti Patel has urged the British public to be 'alert but not alarmed'.

French church attacker tests positive for Covid-19

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French church attacker tests positive for Covid-19

21-year-old Brahim Issaoui, who was shot several times, has not yet been questioned by the police.

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Orthodox priest wounded in shooting in France's Lyon

The shooting comes three days after three people were killed in a knife rampage inside a church in the southern town of Nice.

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Macron wavers on cartoon stance amid global backlash

In an apparent bid to reach out to Muslims, Macron gave a long interview setting out his vision to Qatar-based TV channel Al-Jazeera, seeking to ...

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France seeks to uncover Nice attacker's links

French authorities are seeking to ascertain whether the young Tunisian man suspected of killing three people inside a Nice church had outside ...

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Instagram suspends Khamenei's account after anti-Macron post

Instagram has suspended Ayotallah Ali Khamenei's French language account days after he posted an anti-Macron comment.

Tunisian family of alleged Nice knifeman in disbelief

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Tunisian family of alleged Nice knifeman in disbelief

The family of a 21-year-old Tunisian man were shocked to hear of his involvement in the killing of three French church-goers on Thursday.

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Protesters stage anti-France demonstration outside French embassy in Beirut

Anti-France protests took place outside the French embassy in Beirut on Friday.

Counter 'hate speech', UN says after France slayings

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Counter 'hate speech', UN says after France slayings

UN human rights chief Michelle Bachelet warned that 'inflammatory rhetoric' from all sides could increase societal divisions and foment ...

'Nice attacker does not represent Islam', says Trudeau

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'Nice attacker does not represent Islam', says Trudeau

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau deplored Thursday's deadly stabbings in Nice and stressed that the attacker does not represent Islam.

French sources name Tunisian suspect in deadly Nice <em>attack</em>

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French sources name Tunisian suspect in deadly Nice attack

Sources close to the investigation of Thursday’s deadly attack in the French city of Nice named the suspect as Tunisian Brahim ...

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