The al-Qaeda leader was killed in a US raid on Abbottabad in 2011
Exclusive: In the besieged city of Taiz, the Islamists are uniting to fight Houthi rebels
Wadah Khanfar, former managing director of Al Jazeera, will give Islamists a hearing on the new Huffpost Arabi website
In the first of two articles seeking a solution to Syria’s crisis, Patrick Cockburn looks at the wishful thinking that helped an uprising escalate into a catastrophe
Iraqi authorities say a series of bombings across Baghdad, targeting marketplaces and two court buildings, has killed 21 people.
A suicide bomber has blown himself up at a military recruiting centre in Baghdad, killing at least 12 people.
Iraqi security forces and allied tribesmen battled on Thursday to put down al-Qa'ida-linked gunmen who, in a coordinated surge, ran rampant in two of the country's main Sunni cities, overrunning police stations and sweeping through the streets, emboldened by mounting sectarian tensions between minority Sunnis and the Shiite-led government.
Egypt's interim government has blamed the group for an attack on police headquarters
28-year-old added that he loves al-Qa'ida and think of Islamist terrorists as 'brothers'
Britain’s ambassador, Sir Mark Lyall Grant, puts forward draft resolution calling on UN member states 'to prevent terrorists from benefiting directly or indirectly from ransom payments'
Update: Despite reports last night from US officials that the target had died during heavy gunfire, it has now been confirmed that he survived the attack
Major Emmanuel Chirchir, spokesman for the Kenya Defence Forces has identified four men as gunmen in the attacks
State Department says attacks consistent with those carried out by al-Qa'ida in Iraq
Consulates in Yemen and Pakistan to remain closed, officials say
Authorities claim those killed were suspected al-Qa-ida fighters
Liquid explosive could potentially be dipped onto clothes to make them explosive when dry