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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

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Articles About Al-Qaeda

Un Muayad, (L) a Ramadi resident fighting alongside tribal fighters, fires her rifle during clashes with the al Qaeda-linked Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) in Ramadi May 19, 2014.
Twitter Photo Of British Medical Muslima Student Holding Severed Head

By IBTimes AU (No Google news)

Totally purdahed UK medical student-turned-jihadi, posts selfie with sliced head in hand. (5:28 pm)

MORE TOPICS: IRAQ, TWITTER

A Women Looks Out Over Some Of The 2,977 Flags Laid Out To Signify The People Who Lost Their Lives In The 9/11 Attacks In New York, Washington, D.C., And Shanksville, Pennsylvania, During A Remembrance Event On The Campus Of Cuyamaca College In El Cajon,
Remembering 9/11: Celebrities Pay Tribute To The Victims Of September 11 Attack And Remember The Unforgettable Day

By IBTimes AU

President Obama and several Hollywood celebrities took to Twitter to mourn the day that rocked the U.S. Here is what celebrities have to say about 9/11 attacks. (Sep 12)

MORE TOPICS: BARACK OBAMA, MICHELLE OBAMA, JOE BIDEN, TWITTER, WHITE HOUSE, NEW YORK

A Member Loyal To The Islamic State In Iraq And The Levant (ISIL) Waves An ISIL Flag In Raqqa.
ISIS, Al Qaeda To Launch Cyber Attacks To Set Up Digital Caliphate

By IBTimes AU

ISIS and Al Qaeda may be plotting to launch cyber attacks in the U.S. in an effort to establish a "digital caliphate." A British jihadist and hacker is said to be leading the attack. (Sep 11)

MORE TOPICS: IRAQ

A woman stands among some of the 3,000 flags placed in memory of the lives lost in the September 11, 2001 attacks, at a park in Winnetka, Illinois September 10, 2014. On Thursday people will mark the 13th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks.
Remembering 9/11: Fast Facts About Sept. 11 Attacks On The U.S.

By IBTimes AU

Sept. 11 is an unforgettable day. On the 13th anniversary of 9/11 attacks, here is the list of few facts that will remind you of the day that changed the lives of Americans. (Sep 11)

MORE TOPICS: DEUTSCHE BANK, ISRAEL, WHITE HOUSE, NEW YORK, AMERICAN AIRLINES, UNITED AIRLINES

Cyclists look at a naked cyclist taking part in the World Naked Bike Ride in Thessaloniki, northern Greece
Social Media Campaign Asks American Women To Walk Naked Outdoors To Mark 13th Anniversary Of 9/11 & Weed Out Neighbourhood Terrorists

By IBTimes AU

The United States has gone beyond traditional memorial services in New York and Washington DC to mark the 13th anniversary of the 9/11 attack on the Twin Towers and Pentagon. With another threat from Islamic fundamentalists hovering over the country ... (Sep 11)

MORE TOPICS: TWITTER, FACEBOOK, NEW YORK

ISIS Uses One-Eyed Baby For Apocalyptic Propaganda [Video]

By IBTimes AU

ISIS is purportedly spreading apocalyptic warnings through use of a photo showing one-eyed baby believed to be the Islamic AntiChrist. (Sep 10)

MORE TOPICS: IRAQ, CANCER

U.S. President Barack Obama Speaks During Memorial Day Ceremonies At Arlington National Cemetery In Virginia
Obama, Cameron Seek International Coalition Against ISIS; Popular ISIS Prompts Al Qaeda Expansion

By IBTimes AU

U.S. President Barack Obama and British Prime Minister David Cameron are not intimidated by the beheading videos of ISIS. They wrote a joint editorial and expressed their interest to form an international coalition against ISIS. (Sep 08)

MORE TOPICS: BARACK OBAMA, IRAQ, INDIA, UKRAINE, LONDON

Militant Islamist fighters take part in a military parade along the streets of northern Raqqa province
Three Canadians Involved in Kidnapping US Journalists in Syria

By IBTimes AU

Jabhat al-Nusra, the militant group in Syria that held US journalists hostages had at least three Canadian members who were involved in the proceedings. (Sep 04)

First responders Manny Rodriguez, Pia Hofmann, Det. Anthony Favara, of the NYPD and Lt. Stephen Butler, of the Port Authority Police, speak next to the "Last Beam" during the dedication ceremony at the National September 11 Memorial Museum in Ne
Sept 11, 9/11: Photos of 20th Hijacker to Remain Classified – US Court

By IBTimes AU

The photos of a so-called 20th hijacker in the Sept 11, 2001 terror attacks against the United States will remain classified, a federal appeals court ruled on Tuesday. (Sep 04)

MORE TOPICS: AFGHANISTAN, COURT, NEW YORK, UNITED AIRLINES, CUBA, PENNSYLVANIA

Fighters of the Islamic State stand guard at a checkpoint in the Northern Iraq City of Mosul
A Tale of 2 Jihadists: One Learns Proper Technique of Beheading, Another Opts To Become A Scholar

By IBTimes AU

An Egyptian who has undergone training with the Islamic State (IS) revealed that among the things he has learned from the militant organization is how to behead properly. The disclosure came a day after the IS released a video on Wednesday indicating... (Sep 04)

MORE TOPICS: IRAQ, PAKISTAN, EGYPT, NEW YORK