Islamic radicalism

Sydney man charged over Islamic State-inspired act of terrorism

A Sydney man charged with committing a terrorist attack was inspired by the Islamic State extremist organization, local police said Sunday.

Berlin stresses anti-terror partnership with Ankara fearing fresh row

Berlin attempted on Wednesday to head off the renewed tensions with Turkey after Ankara lashed out at a confidential German government document accusing the nation of promoting radical Islamic...

Turkey asks Germany to clarify "Islamist platform" claim after leak

Turkey called on Germany for clarification Wednesday, after a confidential government document leaked to the German press referred to the country as a "central platform" for Islamist groupings....

German intelligence agency: Islamists recruiting in refugee asylums

Germany's domestic intelligence agency says it has recorded hundreds of attempts by radical Islamists to recruit immigrants hosted in the country's refugee centres.

Bangladesh arrests 8,000 in attempt to stop radical Islamist attacks

The lawmen picked up 2,132 people on Saturday and 2,292 on Sunday, raising the total number of detainees to 8,192 as of Monday, according to the police counts.

Bangladesh arrests more 5,000 in crackdown on militants

More than 5,000 people were arrested in Bangladesh after police launched a crackdown on militants in the wake of recurring attacks claimed by radical Islamists, officials said on Sunday.

Austrian police say European capitals have been warned of possible attack

Vienna police said on Saturday that a 'friendly intelligence service' has warned numerous European capitals of the possibility of a shooting or bomb attack in Europe before the New Year.

Bosnia: Arrested radical Islamists planned terror attack in Sarajevo on Dec 31

Campara's office decided yesterday to request a month's detention for eight of the 11 men arrested on December 22, and the State Court granted the motion today.

Bosniak political and religious leaders warn of danger of Islamic radicalism

The head of the Islamic Community in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Husein Kavazovic, who initiated the meeting, told the press that the aim was to reaffirm their "commitment to the path of the good in a...