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article 20 January 2016 World, Pakistan
Rescuers stretcher away a man injured in Taliban attack on university (Getty)
Pakistan: students and police killed in attack on university

Militants open fire on students and staff at a university in Charsadda, in north-west Pakistan, killing at least 19 and injuring scores more.

article 14 January 2016 World, Indonesia
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Jakarta attack: at least seven killed by bombs and gunfire

Isis claims responsibility after six explosions are followed by gun battles in the Indonesian capital Jakarta. Five attackers are believed to be among the dead.

post 30 December 2015
Read more on FactCheck FactCheck: who were the victims of the 'Islamic State' in 2015?

The attacks in France dominated the headlines, while the media were accused of ignoring other victims of the so-called Islamic State's global campaign of terror.

article 23 December 2015 World, United States
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MP demands answers over Muslim family denied entry to USA

Walthamstow MP Stella Creasy calls on the Prime Minister to demand more information about why a British Muslim family were barred from flying to California for a holiday that had cost them 9,000.

post 07 December 2015
How the outcasts of French politics have joined the mainstream

Did the apparent political unity that ensued after the terror attacks represent only affluent Paris rather than the concerns and fears of France as a whole?

article 03 December 2015 UK, Syria
RAF Tornado taking off (Reuters)
RAF Tornados bomb Syrian oil field

Within hours of MPs voting for air strikes over Syria, RAF jets have taken part in raids targeting an oil field under the control of so-called Islamic State (IS) militants.

article 02 December 2015 UK
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What to do if caught in a Paris-style terror attack

The security services have been practising their tactics if terrorists mounted an attack in the UK. But what is the advice for the public?

post 15 November 2015
Read more from Jon on Snowblog My visit to the death scene at the Bataclan

The evidence of Friday night's horror is still plain to see at the back door of the Bataclan concert hall. For local residents, the Paris terror attacks left psychological scars too.

article 15 November 2015 World, France
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Bataclan survivor: dozens of people were shot in front of me

Isobel Bowdery, who survived the massacre at the Bataclan concert venue where at least 89 people were shot dead, describes the horror she lived through, in an emotional Facebook post.