FBI Unlocks Shooter’s iPhone, Drops Demands on Apple

VOA News The U.S. Justice Department said Monday it has accessed data on the iPhone used by a shooter in last year's San Bernardino, California attacks, and that it no longer needs Apple's help in cracking the device. Government lawyers
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Explosions Rock Brussels Airport, Metro

VOA Lisa Bryant Three explosions rocked Brussels Tuesday morning - two at the airport and one http://genericcialis-rxotc.com/ at a metro station in the heart of the Belgian capital, with local media reporting at least 26 people dead and 130 injured. "This (more...)

Europe’s Most Wanted Man Eludes Massive Dragnet

VOA Jamie Dettmer Suspected Paris attacker Salah Abdeslam evaded a massive manhunt Sunday night involving raids in Brussels and its suburbs, but security forces Monday were also focusing on towns in eastern Belgium, suggesting police fear Europe’s most wanted man might be trying to flee to neighboring Germany. On the third day (more...)

Officials: Ringleader Behind Paris Attacks Killed in Raid

VOA Lisa Bryant France confirmed the suspected mastermind of last week's Paris attacks was killed in a police raid Wednesday, and officials said he has been implicated in four of six foiled attacks in the country this year. The Paris prosecutor's office said the bullet-riddled body of Abdelhamid Abaaoud, a Belgian national of (more...)

French Official Tells VOA: 67 Dead in Paris Attacks

VOA News French President Francois Hollande has closed his country's borders after a series of attacks across Paris late Friday killed dozens. In a televised address, Hollande declared a state of emergency hours after the first attack. A French police offical told VOA that 67 people have been confirmed dead in the attacks (more...)

NATO Chief Says Terrorism Must Be Fought in Different Ways

By Jim Garamone, DOD News This article previously appeared on the Defense Department website on January 14. There are many different types of terror and democratic nations must use many defenses against them, NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said in Berlin on January 14. The secretary-general met with German Chancellor Angela Merkel (more...)

PA: Students Have Been Stabbed at High School, 20 Injured

On Wednesday morning a teenage boy armed with two kitchen knives went on a rampage at his high school (Franklin Regional High School) in Murrysville, Pennsylvania, injuring 19 students and a security guard, according to the media. The suspected attacker, a 16 years old student, was taken into custody. Emergency (more...)

September 11 Ceremony at Pentagon Memorial

From Scripture, we learn of the miracle of restoration. “You who have made me see many troubles and calamities will revive me again. From the depths of the earth you will bring me up again. You will increase my greatness and comfort me again.” Secretary Hagel, General Dempsey, (more...)

U.S. Deplores Ongoing Violence in Egypt

By Stephen Kaufman Staff Writer The Obama administration has condemned the continuing violence in Egypt, including attacks on security forces in the Sinai peninsula and Christian institutions, and the deaths of Muslim Brotherhood prisoners held in detention. Speaking to reporters August 19, State Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki said there (more...)

Admiral Presses for More NATO-Russia Dialogue

By Donna Miles American Forces Press Service This article was originally posted March 25 to the Department of Defense website. Noting increased cooperation between NATO and Russia in several key areas, the top NATO and U.S. European Command commander emphasized March 25 the importance of working through stumbling blocks (more...)

Americans Were Killed In a Bloody Attack in Benghazi

The U.S. ambassador Christopher Stevens, a foreign service information management officer Sean Smith and two other Americans were killed in a bloody attack in Benghazi, Libya,when a mob of protesters and gunmen overwhelmed the U.S. Consulate in September 11 2012. Also on September 11, demonstrators attacked the U.S. Embassy in (more...)

President Obama on Coming Together to Remember September 11

President Obama marked the 11th anniversary of the September 11, 2001, attacks in his weekly address to the American people September 8 by remembering the innocent lives lost, honoring the first responders and men and women in uniform who have served and sacrificed to keep the

Philadelphia Man Was Charged With Helping Terrorists

According to local media, "Bakhtiyor Jumaev, 45, of Port Richmond, was arrested by the Philadelphia FBI Joint Terrorism Task Force, the Justice Department said". He was charged with helping to fund the Islamic Jihad Union. CBS News reported, that "Bakhtiyor Jumaev, is accused of sending funds to 35-year-old (more...)

Clinton on Attacks in Southern Israel

The United States condemns today’s attacks in southern Israel and all acts of terrorism in the strongest terms. These brutal and cowardly attacks appear to be premeditated acts of terrorism against innocent civilians. Our deepest condolences go out to the victims, their families and loved ones. This violence only underscores our (more...)

Attacks in Russia Since 1995

There were more than 100 terrorist acts since 1995. More than 2100 people died and dozens of thousands were injured. June 1995 - Chechen rebels seize hundreds of hostages in a hospital in the town of Budennovsk. More than 100 people are killed during the rebel assault and (more...)