# al-qaeda - Tuesday 24 February, 2015
One spy wore a John Lennon-style dark brown wig and thin-rimmed spectacles.
# al-qaeda - Tuesday 20 January, 2015
What do you know about what’s going on? Catch up here.
# al-qaeda - Sunday 18 January, 2015
Irish sports clubs, and in particular the GAA, have been immeasurable helpful in warmly welcoming young people from diverse backgrounds.
# al-qaeda - Wednesday 14 January, 2015
One of the terror group’s leaders said it was an act of vengeance.
# al-qaeda - Monday 5 January, 2015
He was accused of being involved in the bombings of US embassies in Africa in 1998.
# al-qaeda - Saturday 6 December, 2014
His sister made a plea for his safe return just this morning.
# al-qaeda - Monday 1 December, 2014
A new report has detailed incidents across the world.
# al-qaeda - Thursday 9 October, 2014
At least 47 people were killed in Sanaa, while 20 soldiers are dead after a separate bombing.
# al-qaeda - Sunday 28 September, 2014
The group, linked to Al-Qaeda, has declared the air strikes “a war against Islam”.
# al-qaeda - Monday 22 September, 2014
It is unclear which group is behind the latest kidnapping.
# al-qaeda - Thursday 11 September, 2014
The Al Qaeda-linked group has safely returned 45 Fijian troops, kidnapped at the Golan Heights.
# al-qaeda - Saturday 6 September, 2014
Somali President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud said the death was “a chance for members of Al-Shebab to embrace peace.”
# al-qaeda - Wednesday 3 September, 2014
The father was arrested in Turkey last weekend with their daughter Assia.
# al-qaeda - Thursday 28 August, 2014
The UN has confirmed that 43 peacekeepers were detained in the area by an armed group.
# al-qaeda - Tuesday 26 August, 2014
Abdel-Majed Abdel Bary, aka L Jinny, left his well-off London home last year…
# al-qaeda - Wednesday 18 June, 2014
Militants attacked parts of the refinery complex, leading to heavy clashes.
# al-qaeda - Wednesday 30 April, 2014
Up to 60 people were killed in attacks on Damascus and Homs yesterday.
# al-qaeda - Sunday 20 April, 2014
Officials have confirmed that at least three civilians have been killed in the strikes.
# al-qaeda - Saturday 19 April, 2014
There is such a thing as being too sensitive and overreacting when people do stupid things on social media, writes Aaron McKenna.
# al-qaeda - Monday 14 April, 2014
The 14-year-old tweeted American Airlines saying “hello, my name’s Ibrahim and I’m from Afghanistan. I’m part of Al Qaida and on June 1st I’m gonna do something really big bye”.
# al-qaeda - Sunday 13 April, 2014
Especially when you end up being reported to the FBI.
# al-qaeda - Saturday 1 February, 2014
The terrorist group is gaining influence as the country sees increasing sectarian violence and spillover turmoil from the Syrian war.
# al-qaeda - Sunday 5 January, 2014
Iraq lost control of Fallujah to Al-Qaeda-linked fighters, a city where US forces repeatedly battled insurgents.
# al-qaeda - Saturday 4 January, 2014
Fighting erupted in the Ramadi area on Monday, when security forces broke up an anti-government protest camp.
# al-qaeda - Tuesday 10 December, 2013
The violence comes with Malians due to vote on Sunday in a second round of parliamentary polls.
# al-qaeda - Monday 9 December, 2013
Michael Adebolajo and Michael Adebowale are accused of murdering 25-year-old soldier Lee Rigby with knives and a machete.
# al-qaeda - Saturday 7 December, 2013
Forging closer ties with NATO could enable Ireland to combat global terrorism writes Colm Ó Broin.
# al-qaeda - Thursday 5 December, 2013
A suicide bomber rammed an explosives-laden car into the country’s defence ministry.
# al-qaeda - Saturday 23 November, 2013
Shakeel Afridi was recruited by the CIA to run a fake vaccination programme in Abbottabad in hopes of obtaining DNA samples to identify the Al Qaeda chief.
# al-qaeda - Tuesday 19 November, 2013
The attack killed 22 people and left more than a hundred wounded.
# al-qaeda - Tuesday 22 October, 2013
Amnesty International says that the US has failed to live up to its promise of openness with Pakistani villagers leaving in constant fear.
# al-qaeda - Sunday 6 October, 2013
US forces captured a suspect in the 1988 US embassy bombings during a raid in Libya. Another raid, targeting a militant in Somalia, was aborted after a gun battle.
A Libyan militant suspected in the 1998 US embassy bombings was captured by US forces. A leader of the Shabab group was targeted in southern Somalia in a second raid.
# al-qaeda - Sunday 29 September, 2013
The bomb caused carnage in the busy market in city of Peshawar, a gateway to tribal regions which are a stronghold of militants linked to the Taliban and Al-Qaeda.
# al-qaeda - Wednesday 25 September, 2013
The search is under way for bodies under the rubble of Nairobi’s Westgate Mall, after a four day siege by Islamist gunmen that left 67 dead.
# al-qaeda - Tuesday 24 September, 2013
The ex-agent, Donald Sachtleben, “willfully disclosed … national defence information to a person not authorised to receive it” the Justice Department said last night.
# al-qaeda - Thursday 19 September, 2013
The Syrian President made his remarks in an interview with Fox News, telling the network that Syria is not gripped by a civil war.
# al-qaeda - Sunday 15 September, 2013
Car bombs in cities across Iraq killed at least 48 people today, officials have said.
# al-qaeda - Friday 23 August, 2013
Nidal Hasan had openly declared he carried out the killings, fuelling suspicions he is actively seeking the death penalty.
# al-qaeda - Friday 9 August, 2013
All non-emergency staff have been ordered out of the US embassy in Lahore because of the threat.