John Kerry Becomes First Secretary Of State To Visit SomaliaKerry's visit was designed to show support for the fragile Somali government in its fight against al-Qaida allied militants.
NATO Chief: Russian Aggression A Cold War 'Wake-Up Call' NATO's chief is calling Russia's advances in Ukraine the greatest threat to European security and stability since the end of the Cold War.
Ex-Soldier From Md. to Plead Guilty to TerrorismA former Army soldier accused of trying to provide support to a terrorist organization in Somalia after he left the military intends to plead guilty in connection with the case, court documents show.
Sec. Kerry Says 'Terrorists Can Run, But They Can't Hide'After two U.S. military raids against militants in north Africa, U. S. Secretary of State John Kerry said the raids send the message that terrorists "can run but they can't hide."
Malls Increase Security After Kenya Terror AttacksThe Mall of America has stepped up security following the deadly attack by the Somali militant group al-Shabab at a mall in Nairobi, Kenya.
Obama Phones Kenyan President In Response To Mall Terrorist AttackPresident Barack Obama has phoned Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta to express the United States' condolences after a terrorist attack on a Nairobi shopping mall.
Somalia: Reports Indicate American Jihadi Killed A member of al-Shabab says American jihadist Omar Hammami was killed in an ambush in Somalia's southern Bay region.
3 Somali Pirates Convicted In Yacht Hijacking That Left 4 Americans DeadA federal jury in Virginia has convicted three Somalis on murder, piracy and other charges stemming from a yacht hijacking that left four Americans dead.
American Jihadi Claims He Was Shot In Neck By Terrorist AssassinA most-wanted American jihadi in Somalia said Friday that the leader of Islamic extremist rebels in Somali was starting a civil war, just hours after an assassination attempt left the Alabama native with a neck wound.
Judge Allows US Prosecution Of Pirates In Killing Of 4 AmericansA federal judge has ruled Somalia's territorial waters extend only 12 miles from shore, allowing the U.S. to continue its prosecution of the murders of four Americans aboard their pirated yacht.
13 Defendants In Khat Smuggling Case Stand TrialA federal trial is set to begin against 13 men accused of illegally smuggling millions of dollars' worth of the illegal African drug khat (COT).
Maryland Man Accused In Terrorism Case Has Court DateA former U.S. Army soldier accused of trying to provide support to a terrorist organization in Somalia after he left the military is scheduled to appear in court and is expected to enter a plea in his case.