Germany said on Wednesday that it was aware of al-Qaeda's "long-term" aim to attack Western targets, that it had no evidence of any "concrete" plans and that its risk assessment was unchanged.
Kings, emirs and presidents from Muslim nations have made pressing appeals at the United Nations for the West to clampdown on attacks on Islam which they warned is a growing threat to international security.
Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Yasser Arafat, predecessor to Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas as head of Fatah, gave the green light to Hamas for the so-called â€œSecond Intifada,â€ actually a terror war of unprecedented magnitude that began in 2000, the terrorist organization admitted.
The constantly changing sands in the Middle East have left Abbas roasting under diplomatic heat as he faces blame for â€œfreezingâ€ talks with Israel.
Commando 13 warship peacefully leads yacht to Ashdod after it illegally entered blockaded waters despite receiving warnings; IDF spokesperson calls boat a "provocation."
Disney is allowing a Muslim employee at its Orange County theme park to wear a specially designed headscarf after initially objecting to her religious head covering, the Council on American-Islamic Relations early Tuesday.
The Israeli army eliminated three Islamic Jihad terrorists and wounded a fourth with an air-to-ground missile after they prepared to attack southern Israel with rockets late
Terrorism struck high in Afghanistan on Tuesday when a suicide bomber murdered the deputy governor of Ghazni province and five others. The Taliban, which U.S. military forces are trying to help defeat, has been increasingly active in Ghazni, southwest of Kabul, over the past several years.
Chancellor Angela Merkel said that Germans have failed to grasp how Muslim immigration has transformed their country and will have to come to terms with more mosques than churches throughout the countryside, according to the Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung daily.
Iran's foreign minister has stressed the necessity of allocating more permanent and non-permanent seats in the UN Security Council to Islamic countries.