Thompson Reuters Foundation: Landmines and explosives update

Updated: Wed, 24 Apr 2013 Landmines, cluster bombs and other unexploded ordnance claim thousands of lives every year. Many victims are civilians, often killed or maimed long after war has … [Read more...]

News 24: Boko Haram targets civilians in Nigeria

2013-06-26 12:18 Lagos The pastor would not renounce his Christian faith so the Islamic extremists slit his throat. High school students were taking exams in defiance of the militants of Boko … [Read more...]

BBC News – Tourists killed at north Pakistan mountain camp

23 June 2013 Last updated at 10:41 ET Gunmen have killed 10 people, including at least nine foreign tourists, after storming a hotel in northern Pakistan. The nationalities of the victims have … [Read more...]

Reuters: Britons in aid convoy briefly kidnapped in Libya

BENGHAZI, Libya | Thu Mar 28, 2013 6:24pm EDT (Reuters) - Five British nationals who were part of an aid convoy passing through Libya on the way to Gaza were briefly kidnapped by an armed group, … [Read more...]

Police: British hostage taken in Nigeria released

by JON GAMBRELL | Associated Press – 3 hrs ago March 28, 2013 LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — A British man abducted in Nigeria's largest city has been released by his kidnappers, a police spokeswoman said … [Read more...]

Terror Threat Potent, But Dispersed, Intelligence Chief Says

By Jim Garamone American Forces Press Service WASHINGTON, March 13, 2013 – The terror threat is still potent, but it is much more dispersed than it once was, the director of national intelligence … [Read more...]

Mali crisis: French soldiers to be withdrawn in April – CCI Analysis

BBC News - 6 March 2013 French President Francois Hollande has said his country will begin withdrawing troops from Mali next month. He said the final phase of military intervention would continue … [Read more...]

Grenade Attack on Kenyan Church Service

Frontier MedEx's Hot Spots reported on November 5, 2012 that: "Unidentified attackers threw grenades into a church in Garissa, located approximately 230 mi/375 km east of Nairobi, on 4 November 2012. … [Read more...]

AFP: Al-Qaeda leader calls on Muslims to kidnap Westerners

AFP - Al-Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri has urged Egyptians to restart their revolution to press for Islamic law and called on Muslims to kidnap Westerners, the SITE Intelligence Group said … [Read more...]

Additional Information on threat to female U.S. Missionaries in Egypt

CCI has obtained some additional information from a US government source concerning the threat to female American missionaries in Egypt documented in a Warden's Message issued by the US Embassy in … [Read more...]