geciafrica GLOBAL EMERGENCY AND COUNTERTERRORISM INSTITUTE

COUNTERTERRORISM AND VIOLENT EXTREMISM

Strive for alternative solutions to the military approach to curb terrorism and violent extremism

Spain : Dozens dead in twin terror attack by ISIS

 

Series of terror attacks and dozens of dead claimed by ISIS in Barcelona and  Cambrils.

Burkina Faso: 18 people killed by Al-qaeda

 

18 people killed in a restaurant terror attack perpetrated by the Islamic group Al-qaeda.

UK: FULL REPORT ON TERRORISM FUNDING TO REMAIN SECRET

 

The long awaiting report on terrorism funding has been finally completed but will not be released owing to national security reasons.

Nigeria: 30 dead in suicide attacks

30 dead and 83 wounded by Boko Haram female suicide bombers in north eastern Nigeria.

Somalia:  A.U. soldiers killed by Al-Shabaab

At least 23 African Union peacekeeping troops killed in an ambush by Al -Shabaab in Somalia.

Afghanistan:  26 Soldiers Killed in Taliban Attack

Afghan National Army base was subject to a Taliban assault resulting in  26 soldiers and 13 wounded.

Nigeria:  More than 69 dead in  Boko Haram ambush

More than 69 dead  in an attempt to rescue people  ambushed by Boko Haram.

Cameroon: 2 Gendarmes killed by Boko Haram

2 gendarmes have been killed and several others injured folllowing a Boko Haram attack in Maroua.

Cameroon: 9 killed in a twin attack by Boko Haram

2 gendarmes have been killed and several others injured folllowing a Boko Haram attack in Maroua.

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