Pakistani forces have killed and arrested dozens of suspects after a suicide bombing at a Sufi shrine left 80 people dead. The so-called Islamic State has claimed responsibility.
The US-led coalition in Syria tried to "impede" Russian warplanes from bombing "Islamic State" (IS) militia, the Russian Defense Ministry said. It also accused Washington of allowing the jihadists to regroup in Iraq.
Scores of displaced people from the latest fighting in Syria's Deir el-Zour province have been killed in a car bombing. The blast follows the Syrian army's recapture of the last major city held by the jihadists.
"Several terrorists" were killed in two airstrikes by the United States on IS jihadis in Somalia. This is the first time the US has carried out such strikes in the country, where the militant group is a growing presence.
Even as terrorism-related deaths drop dramatically in some parts of the world, fatalities in OECD countries have reached a 16-year high. Research Director of the Global Terrorism Index Daniel Hyslop tells DW why.
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