Tuesday, February 10, 2015
The 2015 Africa Cup of Nations won by Ivory Coast in Equatorial Guinea Sunday was full of controversy with disputed penalties and rioting supporters.
Monday, February 9, 2015
With Australian Peter Greste freed and a Canadian colleague close to release, the other Al-Jazeera journalist arrested in Cairo faces languishing in jail for an indefinite period because he has only Egyptian nationality.
Sunday, February 8, 2015
A series of bombings in the Iraqi capital Saturday killed more than three dozen people hours before the city's longtime curfew was set to come to an end.
Saturday, February 7, 2015
Islamic State extremists claimed that an American woman held hostage by the group was killed Friday in a Jordanian airstrike in northern Syria, but the government of Jordan dismissed the statement as "criminal propaganda" and the U.S. said it had not seen any evidence to corroborate the report.
A prominent jihadi preacher lashed out Friday against Islamic State (IS) militants for burning to death a Jordanian pilot, saying the action was, “not acceptable in any religion.”
Friday, February 6, 2015
Jordanian fighter jets have carried out new air strikes, the military said Thursday, a day after the country's king vowed to wage a “harsh” war against Islamic State (IS) militants who control parts of neighboring Syria and Iraq.
The only al-Qaida plotter convicted over the 9/11 attacks has told American lawyers that members of the Saudi royal family donated millions of dollars to the terror group in the 1990s.
Thursday, February 5, 2015
Jordan called Wednesday for a decisive battle against the Islamic State group, declaring "this evil can and should be defeated," after the militants burned a Jordanian pilot to death in a cage and gleefully broadcast the horrific images on outdoor screens in their stronghold.