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How do terrorists use encryption?

Over the last few years, the British government has devoted greater attention to the presence of online extremism, especially following the five terror incidents that occurred in 2017 alone. This includes the ‘Darknet’ – portions of the internet that are not easily accessible by the public at large, without dedicated expertise. Like

Lybian forces arrests Top al-Qaeda fighter

An Egyptian former military officer accused of being behind a string of high-profile attacks in Egypt has been apprehended by Libya's eastern forces, a Libyan military spokesperson said. Hesham Ashmawi was arrested on Sunday in Libya's eastern city of Derna - located some 300 kilometres west of the Egyptian border with Libya - Ahmed al-Mesmari,

ISIS sneaking jihadist from Syria into Nigeria

Leaders of ISIS are sneaking battle-hardened jihadis from Syria into Nigeria to train terrorists there for possible attacks in Britain. Insiders fear strong links between Nigeria and the UK will make it easier for ISIS to send its killers here to bring more death and destruction. Now more than 150 British troops

Igbo group urges FG to declare herdsmen terrorists

An Igbo interest group, Voice from the East, VEAST, has called on the Federal Government, FG, to on June 21 declare herdsmen and the Miyetti Allah Kautal Hore as terrorists. This was made known in a release signed by the convener, VEAST, Comrade Kindness Jonah. Following a suit filed by a Makurdi-based

Troop kills bandits, arrests Boko haram logistic supplier

The Nigerian Army on Saturday said one Abdulkadir Samalia  logistic supplier to terrorists has been arrested by its troops of 1 , Division Garrison Nigerian Army Kaduna, deployed in ‘Operation Idon Raini’ on Thursday 6 June 2018 while carrying out cordon and search at Dogon Dawa. Brigadier General Texas Chukwu, Director,

Terrorists attack Burkina Faso army HQ, French embassy

An explosion rocked Burkina Faso’s army headquarters in the capital Ouagadougou on Friday and black smoke could be seen billowing above. Simultaneously, the French embassy also announced a similar attack, attributing it to terrorism. A witness at the scene told Reuters that masked gunmen with backpacks attacked the army headquarters after

The US is drifting toward war with a NATO ally

 By Claire Finkelstein and Nicholas Saide It's not too late to stem Turkey's turn toward Russia — and defuse a World War I-style conflict. While the White House is distracted by internal turmoil, a crisis is brewing in Syria. The Turkish Armed Forces (TSK) and its proxy force, the Free Syrian Army (FSA),

CAN to Buhari: Declare Nigeria’s Miyetti Allah a terrorist group

Calls for overhaulsecurity apparatus, sack of police boss Insists on Nigeria neutrality in Jerusalem status Babatunde Opalana    The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to declare the Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) as a terrorist organisation, if he is serious about permanent peace in troubled areas of the