Two prisoners will be transferred out of the controversial prison to Algeria if plans go ahead
Military rule would be more like the silly junta who took over after Mubarak
Betraying new anxiety about the threat of Islamic militant groups in West Africa, Washington is for the first time offering rewards totalling $23m (£15m) for information leading to the capture of their top leaders in the region including Abubakar Shekau, the leader of Boko Haram, based in Nigeria.
BP's response following a gas plant terror attack which left six Britons dead has been “inhumane to the extreme”, a widow of one of the victim's has claimed.
A senior Islamist leader has “probably” died in fighting in the mountains of northern Mali, the French military said today.
DNA samples taken but Western experts say it is unlikely sworn enemies would be killed together
Islamists have waged a guerilla war in the region for over a year
Britain must be prepared to share intelligence with foreign governments that could prevent a terrorist attack in this country or abroad even if those countries have questionable human rights records, the Foreign Secretary, William Hague, said today.
The French military has distanced itself from a photograph taken during its operations in Mali, after the image of a soldier with his face obscured by a menacing skull bandana went viral.
English-speaking jihadis seen in Mali, as a Canadian is reported to have co-ordinated Algeria attack
Families of British gas workers killed in the Algerian hostage crisis have criticised the UK authorities for not providing them with enough information about their loved ones - with one man revealing he found out about his brother’s death via a co-worker online.
PM argued that al-Qa'ida allies operating across a vast tract of lawless territory had to be taken on and defeated
Alarming as the hostage crisis in Algeria is, memories of Iraq teach us that this is no reason to make an already volatile area more unstable
David Cameron warned of backbench revolt if he does not offer the 'red meat' of significant power shift from the EU
No 10 source: 'At least they haven't done anything silly for 24 hours'
Government dismay after Algerian forces attack Islamists at BP gas plant