Taliban warns of retaliation after Afghanistan hangs 6 militants

The Taliban warned it will avenge the deaths of six militants convicted of terrorism who were hanged in Afghanistan on Sunday.

Singapore arrests suspected Bangladeshi militants

Eight Bangladeshis were detained in Singapore for alleged radicalization and the intention to overthrow Bangladesh's government, the Ministry of Home Affairs said Tuesday.

Germany seeks to screen army recruits to combat Islamist infiltration

Germany's Defence Ministry is preparing a draft law to combat the recruitment of Islamists into the Bundeswehr amid fears the army could be infiltrated by militants seeking weapons training for use in fighting for extremist groups such as Islamic State.

Pakistan kills 34 separatist militants in south-west

At least 34 militants and one soldier were killed in two-days of clashes in Pakistan’s restive south-western province of Balochistan, an official said on Saturday.

10 militants killed as al-Shabaab raided in southern Somalia

At least 10 militants were killed on Wednesday as al-Shabaab positions were raided in southern Somalia by unknown forces, regional officials said

Nigerian troops kill 25 militants, free scores of hostages

Nigerian soldiers killed 25 Boko Haram militants and rescued 284 hostages in the north of the country this week, a military spokesman said Wednesday.