Two people have been killed and more than 20 wounded in clashes between Lebanese troops and Islamist gunmen in an historic market in Tripoli.
Egypt has declared a state of emergency in the Sinai Peninsula following the deaths of 30 soldiers in a suspected jihadist suicide bombing.
IS fighters have hit Kurdish forces defending the Syrian side of Turkey's border crossing with mortar and heavy machine gun fire.
New York Police Commissioner Bill Bratton says a hatchet attack on two officers in Queens was a "terrorist attack".
A car bomb set off by suspected jihadists has killed 26 Egyptian soldiers at an army checkpoint in the Sinai Peninsula.
A Palestinian teenager has been shot dead by Israeli troops during a clash in the West Bank city of Ramallah.
Security agencies are reportedly set to investigate if any Muslims who recently left Australia for the Mecca pilgrimage have joined terror groups overseas.
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Some Australian Shia Muslims are ignoring the security threat in Iraq, to mark an important religious festival.
An estimated 2 million faithful mourners are expected to travel to Iraq for the festival of Ashura, despite ongoing threats from self-proclaimed Islamic State...
The IS attack on the Syrian border town of Kobane has stalled, the US military says, but the jihadists continue to take fresh ground elsewhere.
Peter Cosgrove has paid tribute to the Australian servicemen and servicewomen in the Middle East and Afghanistan during a two-day visit to the region.
A deadly bombing in northern Nigeria and new details about kidnappings blamed on Boko Haram, has cast further doubt on the government's claim that the Islamists...