Las autoridades están en alerta ante el aumento de grupos militantes que han aprendido a usar esta divisa digital que es difícil de rastrear.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said that the Islamic State had gained ground and that North Korea was a source of frustration.
The Islamic State, which killed 63 people at a wedding last weekend, has positioned itself to thrive if a peace deal is reached.
Five months after its territorial defeat, the Islamic State is conducting guerrilla attacks as defense officials acknowledge that the terrorist group is here to stay.
In Afghanistan’s protracted war, weddings have provided a rare respite from the violence. On Saturday, a bomber took away even that.
The authorities have begun to raise alarms about a steady uptick in the number of militant groups using the hard-to-trace digital currency.
President Trump met with top advisers on Friday to discuss a deal with the Taliban that could begin a final American exit from the country.
The children with the best chance of repatriation have been orphans. Even in countries officially committed to the task, it’s slow going.
Unlike most countries, Kazakhstan is repatriating citizens who joined the Islamic State, jailing the men but coddling the women to cleanse them of extremism.
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The terrorist leader appears to have had an heir in mind: his son. With that son reported dead, what’s next for Al Qaeda?
Insurgents claimed responsibility for a bombing in Kabul that killed 14 and wounded scores, a majority of them civilians.
Like Islamic State recruits, white nationalists are attracted to an apocalyptic ideology spread through social media.
Less than five months after its military defeat in Syria, the group is considering attacks designed to “exacerbate existing dissent and unrest” in European nations.
Islamic militants — both Yemen’s Al Qaeda branch and the Islamic State group’s affiliate — have exploited the chaos of the civil war to carry out bombings, shootings and assassinations.
As officials debate whether to withdraw all western troops from Afghanistan, the power of the Islamic State emerges as a key question.
The Liwan — where journalists such as Anthony Shadid often stayed — once hummed with Syria’s hopes and fears.
The Nigerian president directed the military to hunt down the perpetrators of the attack, which local officials attributed to the Islamist extremist group Boko Haram.
The country is allowing some of the wives and children of the terror group’s loyalists to return home from Iraq.