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Forensic police officers investigate an abandoned car alleged to have been used by militants in the dusitD2 attack in Nairobi, Kenya. Photograph: Yasuyoshi Chiba/AFP/Getty Images

Kenyan bomb disposal experts have found and safely detonated an explosive left over from the extremist attack on a Nairobi luxury hotel and office com(...)

A Syrian man walks past a poster bearing a portrait of Syrian president Bashar al-Assad on a street in the capital Damascus.   Opponents of Mr Assad expect the government to ignore the planned truce starting on Saturday. Photograph: Louai Beshara/AFP/Getty Images

Russian warplanes bombed Syrian rebel-held areas in northwestern Syria and government forces pounded a suburb of the capital on Thursday, ahead of a (...)

 Syrians gather at the site of a car bombing after a rare attack on the port city of Latakia. Photograph: AP

At least 10 people were killed and dozens wounded when a car bomb exploded in the Syrian city of Latakia yesterday, state television said, in a rare a(...)

This picture released today by a militant website which had been verified shows Syrian government soldiers captured by Islamic State militants in the Palmyra area  of Syria. Photograph: militant website via AP

Islamic State (IS) fighters have killed at least 400 people in Palmyra since capturing the ancient Syrian city last week, Syrian state media said t(...)

 Five bombs exploded on Tuesday in Sanaa’s old quarter, where many supporters of the Shia Muslim Houthi group live. Photographs: EPA/Yahya Arhab

Five bombs exploded on Tuesday in Sanaa, Yemen, killing one person and injuring another, a senior security official said.The bombs were placed in Sana(...)

John Norris (C), the lawyer of suspect Raed Jaser, speaks to the media outside Old City Hall Court, following his client’s brief appearance in court in Toronto. Photograph: Reuters

Two men charged in Canada with plotting an attack on a passenger train appeared in separate courts yesterday while Iran reacted angrily to poli(...)