Al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb
Republican Mayoral Candidate in Oklahoma Calls for Islam to Be 'Eradicated'
In the past, the candidate said she "loved" when protesters carrying Confederate flags rallied at an appearance of then-President Barack Obama.
Burkina Faso Attack: Suspected Jihadis Kill 17
People were trapped inside a Turkish restaurant as suspected Al-Qaeda affiliated jihadis opened fire.
As ISIS Is Defeated, Al-Qaeda Grows More Powerful
The Islamic State militant group (ISIS) faces total defeat in the Middle East, but Al-Qaeda may once again rise from its ashes.
Al-Qaeda Coalition Claims Mali Attack That Killed Five
The Group to Support Islam and Muslims bragged about killing Westerners and attacking "a site of debauchery"
Libyan Jet Crashes Into Home Killing Pilot and Family
The aircraft crashed over a residential area as it returned from bombing raids over Derna.
Islamist Militants Will Threaten Security Across Africa
The violence of ISIS and Al-Qaeda affiliates threatens to spread far beyond Nigeria and Somalia.
Burkina Faso Police Kill Suspected Jihadi in Firefight
Police killed one suspected militant in the capital Ouagadougou and are hunting two more.
Niger Repels Attack on Jihadi Prison
Boko Haram and Al-Qaeda fighters are thought to be held in the prison outside Niger's capital Niamey.
Peacekeeping in Mali: The U.N.'s Most Dangerous Mission
Militants have killed 68 U.N. peacekeepers in Mali in the past three years, but the blue helmets aren't giving up yet.
Mali: U.N. Chief Wants 2,500 More Peacekeepers
Al-Qaeda's regional branch is suspected of two attacks that killed four people on Tuesday.
Mali: Four Dead in Suspected Al-Qaeda Attacks on U.N.
Al-Qaeda's North Africa branch said it did battle with "crusader occupation forces" in northern Mali.
Ivory Coast Attack: Mali Arrests Third Suspect
Nineteen people were killed in the Al-Qaeda claimed attack on a beach resort in March.
Is Ghana the Next Target for Islamist Militants?
A memo from Ghana's Immigration Service reveals a heightened response to the threat to of Mali-based militants.
Mali Has Arrested a Top Militant Commander
Souleymane Keita played a key role when Islamist groups took control of northern Mali in 2012.
Radical Islamist Terrorism in West Africa
Al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb and Boko Haram are both renewing attacks in the region.
Three Burkina Faso Attackers At Large, Says French PM
At least 30 people were killed when gunmen attacked a hotel and cafe in Ouagadougou on Friday.
Burkina Faso and Mali to Collaborate Against Militancy
At least 28 people were killed when Al-Qaeda-linked militants attacked a hotel in Burkina Faso's capital on Friday.
Burkina Faso: Al-Qaeda Says It Carried Out Hotel Attack
At least 20 people died and others were taken hostage when Islamist gunmen stormed the Splendid Hotel.