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A mobile phone video appears to show three men shot dead while dancing after guest with AK-47 loses control of gun
American Intelligence warns jihadists are recruiting engineers to examine vulnerabilities in unmanned aircraft
No immediate claim of responsibility in latest attack on military personnel
Most US embassies that were shut after a wave of global terror threats from al-Qa'ida in the Arabian Peninsula will reopen today, but Washington warned that its Yemen outpost would remain closed due to "ongoing concerns" in the region.
Liquid explosive could potentially be dipped onto clothes to make them explosive when dry
US officials said 19 of its embassies in the Middle East would remain shut until Saturday
Yemen the focus for intercepts that sparked international diplomatic alert
British Embassy in Sana'a will be closed on Sunday and Monday as a 'precautionary measure'
Administration’s efforts to trace leaks called ‘heavy-handed’ after private emails seized
The Associated Press news agency has condemned the US government for the unexplained seizure of records of telephone calls made by its journalists.
Obama promised to close Guantanamo on his ride to office in 2008. Four years in the White House saw little progress; with blame laid partly at the feet of Congress and partly the President's own slackness. Now he's taking a second run at the notorious Cuban prison-camp, where 100 of the 166 detainees are currently on hunger strike. Here's how the editorial writers at the New York Times and Washington Post responded.
Ayanle Adan plunged a knife into each side of Hanad Osman's neck, then used a 'double slashing motion' to partially cut off his head
Jonathan Brown on the extraordinary double life of motorcycling outdoor pursuits enthusiast Morten Storm
The radical cleric Abu Hamza will face trial in the US next year after pleading not guilty to terrorism charges in a New York court.
Five men accused of terrorism charges – including the hook handed preacher Abu Hamza and the controversially detained suspects Babar Ahmad and Talha Ahsan – lost their last minute appeal to stop their imminent extradition to the United States today.