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Al-Qaeda

The al-Qaeda Organization in the Islamic Maghreb, previously known as the Salafist Group for Preaching and Combat (Arabic: الجماعة السلفية للدعوة والقتال‎ (al-jamaa`atu l-salafiyyatu li l-da`wati wa l-qitaal); French: Groupe Salafiste pour la Prédication et le CombatGSPC; also known as Group for Call and Combat) is anIslamist militia which aims to overthrow the Algerian government and institute an Islamic state. To that end, it is currently engaged in an insurgent campaign. Read More

Headlines Around the Web

Fall of Fallujah refocuses US on Iraq

Jan 09 - Asia Times Online

Kenyan military storms mall

Sep 23, 2013 - Politico

Two arrested in terror plot in Canada

Apr 23, 2013 - Politico

West faces ‘decades’ of conflict in N Africa

Jan 21, 2013 - Financial Times

US action over Syria rebels backfires

Dec 12, 2012 - Financial Times

Kenya: Linda Nchi Operation May Cripple Economy

Oct 31, 2011 - AllAfrica News

Articles About Al-Qaeda

Shi'ite Muslim men from the ethnic Hazara minority mourn beside the coffins of their relatives
Gunmen in Pakistan Kill Six People from Shiite Minority

By IBTimes AU

Multiple attacks in Quetta killed 12 people on Thursday. (4:16 pm)

MORE TOPICS: AFGHANISTAN, PAKISTAN

Eaton Centre Shopping Mall In Toronto
Authorities Uncover Potential Terror Attacks In Canada—Report

By IBTimes AU

A group of ISIS imitators were discovered to be planning mall and street attacks in Canada. (Oct 09)

A man sits under a sign with flag belonging to the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) along a street in the city of Mosul June 12, 2014.
ISIS and Al-Qaeda Are 'Legitimate' Targets of Airstrikes; Australian Jihadists Spotted In 2012 Sydney Riots

By IBTimes AU

The Obama administration maintains ISIS and Al-Qaeda are one and the same despite Al-Qaeda leaders renouncing all ties with their former affiliate in February. (Oct 07)

MORE TOPICS: BARACK OBAMA, IRAQ, AUSTRALIA

A man sits under a sign with flag belonging to the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) along a street in the city of Mosul June 12, 2014.
ISIS Supporters are Walking Among the Many in the United States – Report

By IBTimes AU

The United States has already a number of ISIS supporters in its soil. (Oct 02)

MORE TOPICS: IRAQ, TWITTER, FACEBOOK, NEW YORK, MANAGEMENT

New Zealand's Prime Minister John Key
New Zealand PM John Key Aware of Kiwis Joining ISIS; New Zealand Not Ready For Airstrikes

By IBTimes AU

New Zealand Prime Minister John Key is aware of a small group of New Zealanders fighting alongside ISIS in the Middle East. He said the threat level of a terror attack is "low" in New Zealand. (Sep 30)

MORE TOPICS: IRAQ, AUSTRALIA, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

New Zealand's Prime Minister John Key
New Zealand PM Under Pressure To Support Coalition Forces In Iraq: NZ First Party Wants Parliament To Decide

By IBTimes AU

When Australia is getting ready to send forces to Iraq, may be New Zealand also wanted a token participation in the Middle East. (Sep 30)

MORE TOPICS: AFGHANISTAN, IRAQ, AUSTRALIA

Pictures showing an ISIL Command and Control Center in Syria
U.S. Airstrikes Bring Relief To Syrian Kurds Near Turkey Border

By IBTimes AU

The possibility of Islamic State militants regrouping in the targeted areas in Syria needs to be thwarted. (Sep 29)

MORE TOPICS: THE NEW YORK TIMES, NEW YORK

Members of the New York City Fire Department carry flags across the Brooklyn Bridge after attending memorial observances on the 13th anniversary of the 911 attacks at the site of the World Trade Center in New York, September 11, 2014. Politicians, dignita
Cancer Claims On Same Day 3 New York 9/11 Firefighters

By IBTimes AU

Three retired New York firefighters who responded to the 9/11 attack at the World Trade Center and exposed to toxins died on Monday of cancer. (Sep 26)

MORE TOPICS: NEW YORK, PENNSYLVANIA, NEW JERSEY, CANCER, LEUKEMIA

U.S. President Barack Obama
Syria Strike: Obama Positioning National Security Above All Kinds of Grand Standing Rhetoric

By IBTimes AU

Obama is also trying to recapture the space of Republicans in the matter of decisive approaches in defence and foreign policy. (Sep 25)

MORE TOPICS: IRAQ

An Islamic State militant uses a loud-hailer to announce to residents of Taqba city that Tabqa air base has fallen to Islamic State militants, in nearby Raqqa city August 24, 2014. CREDIT: REUTERS/STRINGER
ISIS Already in America: Those Who Joined Training In Syria Have Come Back Home, Lone Wolf Attacks Now Highly Possible

By IBTimes AU

Some American members of the ISIS are already within the United States. (Sep 24)

MORE TOPICS: NEW YORK, FBI