Malian special forces backed by French soldiers ended the siege of a hotel in central Mali early on Saturday, freeing four hostages being held there by suspected Islamist militants, a defence ministry spokesman said.
Saudi King Abdullah, in a Ramadan message on Saturday, vowed to crush Islamist militants threatening the kingdom, the state news agency reported, saying the world's top oil exporter would not tolerate "a band of terrorists".
Bahrain has convicted 28 men of hurling firebombs at a civilian car, while five others have been jailed for five years each for plotting an attack on Bahrain's Formula One race last year.
The 28 Bahrainis were yesterday found
Twelve Bahrainis have been sentenced to life behind bars for being part of a terrorist cell that received training in explosives in Syria, Iran and Iraq.
They also planned attacks across Bahrain and supplied foreign terrorist orga
Saudi Arabia has formally designated the Muslim Brotherhood as a terrorist organisation, in a move that could increase pressure on Qatar whose backing for the group has sparked a row with fellow Gulf monarchies.
The kingdom has al
Bahrain’s HRH Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa yesterday (March 6) hit out at the kingdom's so-called opposition for exploiting children by grooming them as terrorists.
He added his remarks to growing
Bahrain has "hard evidence" of Hizbollah's continuous meddling in its local affairs, according to the country's police chief.
Public Security Chief Major General Tariq Al Hassan believes the outlawed terrorist gr
Bahrain yesterday (December 30) stepped up its war on terrorists, vowing to do all it takes to maintain security and stability with the Premier directing security authorities to track down terror groups.
HRH Prime Minister Prince
Syria's deputy foreign minister said on Wednesday that the US, Britain and France helped "terrorists" use chemical weapons in Syria, and that the same groups would soon use them against Europe.
Speaking to reporters
A policeman was killed last night (July 6) in Bahrain in a homemade bomb explosion that took place when security forces were dealing with a group of terrorists targeting a police station, a report said.
Yasser Dhaib was on duty when ter