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Burkina Faso church attack: Priest among six killed

Gunmen have killed six people including a priest as Mass was being celebrated in a church in Dablo in northern Burkina Faso, officials say.

Russia Targeting European Parliamentary Elections With Help of Far-Right Politicians

Europe’s far-right politicians are reportedly using Russia’s tactics to spread disinformation and fear before crucial May vote.

The enemy within: Army deploy anti-terrorist strategies to find far-right radicals in the ranks

The Army is waging a secret war to stop soldiers being radicalised by far-right extremists.

ISIL claims ‘province’ in India, officials call it ‘propaganda’

ISIL claims to establish ‘province’ in India following clash between rebels and security forces in disputed Kashmir.

New far-right party seen entering Danish parliament

A new Danish far-right party that wants Islam banned and hundreds of thousands of Muslims deported could win seats in Denmark’s parliament in an upcoming election, an opinion poll showed on Monday.

The caliphate is gone, but Islamic State has a new plan

Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi has made clear Isis is ramping up its international strategy. Algeria and Sudan will be decisive

Sri Lanka attacks: Face coverings banned after Easter bloodshed

Sri Lanka has banned face coverings in public, following a spate of suicide attacks on Easter Sunday that killed at least 250 people and injured hundreds.

Victoria police release two people arrested during counter-terrorism operation

No charges laid amid reports one arrested in North Melbourne is related to one of the Easter Sunday Sri Lankan suicide bombers

From 9/11 to Sri Lanka: the terrorists’ deadly message we have failed to grasp

Are there lessons we can learn from last week’s atrocities in Sri Lanka?

Sri Lankan police raid HQ of Islamic group suspected of attacks

Ban on face coverings in public introduced as 10,000 soldiers deployed to hunt for more suspects.