Spain’s ministry of interior has announced plans to significantly increase security at ports, hotels, beaches and campsites

Up to 40,000 additional police officers are set to be deployed across Spanish tourist hubs as part of a government security plan to protect holiday ma(...)

 Security personnel stand guard by the tourist bus which was attacked, near Mariottia Corridor, Giza, Egypt. Photograph: Mohamed Hossam/EPA

Egyptian security forces have killed 40 suspected militants in three separate incidents in North Sinai and Giza, the ministry of interior said on Sat(...)

Three of Mo’een Al Ali’s daughters watch on as their parents explain the barriers preventing them from going to school. Photograph: Peter Biro/European Union 2018

Three years have passed since the last time Mo’een Al Ali’s children stepped inside a school classroom. The local schools are full and the family cann(...)

A man carries an injured boy outside a hospital after a suicide bombing in Kabul, Afghanistan. Photograph: Mohammad Ismail/Reuters

Afghanistan’s interior ministry has said the death toll in a suicide bombing during a peaceful demonstration by members of the Hazara minority in Kabu(...)

A man climbs out of the cockpit window of the hijacked Egyptair Airbus A320 at Larnaca Airport in Larnaca, Cyprus. Photograph: Yiannis Kourtoglou/Reuters

Four British nationals were on the Egyptian plane forced to divert to Cyprus on Tuesday due to a hijacker who was wearing a fake suicide belt. Minist(...)

A member of the Afghan security forces carries a woman away  from the site of an attack on a court in Mazar-i-Sharif, April 9th, 2015. Militants armed with rocket-propelled grenades and other weapons stormed the court in the northern Afghanistan  city, killing the district police chief and two other officers, authorities said. Photograph: Anil Usyan/Reuters

Militants armed with rocket-propelled grenades and other weapons stormed a court in Afghanistan’s northern city of Mazar-i-Sharif on Thursday and kill(...)

According to Kenya’s National Disaster Operations Centre the attack happened around 30kms from the town of Mandera, marked on the map with the red dot. Image: Google maps

Attackers ambushed a bus and killed 28 people early today in northeast Kenya, police and the Ministry of Interior said.It was not immediately clear w(...)

File picture of migrants being rescued last last month  during operation Mare Nostrum in the southern Mediterranean ocean  off the Italian coast. Photograph: Giuseppe  Lami/EPA

At least 40 people died and 51 others were rescued after a boat carrying mostly sub-Saharan African migrants sank off Libya’s coast east of Tripoli, (...)