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# extremists - Saturday 28 October, 2017

Australian troops train Filipino soldiers in urban warfare to combat Islamic extremists

Troops have been battling extremists in the southern city of Marawi.

# extremists - Thursday 8 September, 2016

French police officer stabbed as authorities foil attack by three women

The country’s interior minister described them as “radicalsed fanatics” who were preparing “imminent actions”.

# extremists - Monday 4 July, 2016

Court clears way for deportation of man accused of being Isil's “main recruiter” in Ireland

He claims he was tortured in Jordan during the 1990s due to his political activities and fears being tortured if returned there.

# extremists - Thursday 5 November, 2015

The hacker group Anonymous has exposed hundreds of alleged Ku Klux Klan members

‘This is not about the ideas of members of the Ku Klux Klan. This is about the behaviours of members of KKK splinter cells that bear the hallmarks of terrorism.’

# extremists - Friday 30 October, 2015

Hacker group Anonymous is about to expose 1,000 Ku Klux Klan members

Anonymous has been in a cyber war with the group since protests in Ferguson, Missouri last year.

# extremists - Thursday 15 October, 2015

Shock as 12-year-old boy included on watch list of counter-terrorism authorities

The boy is a known associate of 15-year-old Farhad Jabar who shot a policeman in the head earlier this month.

# extremists - Friday 8 May, 2015

Alert after FBI warns that extremists could attack troops or police

Security has been upped at US military bases.

# extremists - Sunday 18 January, 2015

Boko Haram kidnap 60 people, mostly women and children, in cross-border attack

The Islamist militants ‘burst into two villages and torched homes’.

# extremists - Sunday 21 September, 2014

Pope Francis: Religion can never justify violence

He said that Albania was an “inspiring example” of religious harmony.

# extremists - Wednesday 13 August, 2014

20,000 Iraqis face 'mass atrocity and potential genocide within days or hours'

The US is assessing how to evacuate up to 30,000 civilians off a mountain that is besieged by extremists.

# extremists - Sunday 6 July, 2014

Jewish extremists arrested over murder of Palestinian teen

It’s reported that a cousin of the murdered Palestinian teenager was ‘severely beaten’ in police custody.

# extremists - Tuesday 9 April, 2013

France withdraws first batch of soldiers from Mali

The country will gradually pull its soldiers out of the country, leaving a permanent 1,000 strong-force to fight terrorism.

# extremists - Monday 28 January, 2013

French-led troops surround fabled Timbuktu

The move by French troops follows the seizure of the city’s airport.

# extremists - Wednesday 17 October, 2012

Belgian militant reportedly killed in Pakistan

The Al-Qaeda recruiter allegedly mentored Mohamed Merah – a 24-year-old extremist who shot dead seven people in France earlier this year.

# extremists - Wednesday 10 October, 2012

Pakistan medics remove bullet from shot child activist

14-year-old Malala Yosafzai is intensive care after being shot in the head by the Taliban on her school bus.

# extremists - Tuesday 29 November, 2011

Man arrested over neo-Nazi murder probe in Germany

A man been arrested in Germany in connection with an investigation into a neo-Nazi cell suspected of killing 10 people.

# extremists - Tuesday 4 October, 2011

Gunmen shoot 13 Shiite Muslims in Pakistan

The men were ordered off a bus and then executed by suspected Sunni Muslim extremists yesterday.

# extremists - Thursday 11 August, 2011

Somali children reportedly recruited by extremists

The United Nations has warned that children are being targeted for recruitment by the Somali militant group who are working to overthrow the country’s unstable government.