Female Nigerian suicide bomber kills 12

A young female suicide bomber killed 12 worshippers when she blew herself up in a mosque in northeastern Nigeria.

Top jihadist killed by US strike

A top Tunisian jihadist and associate of late Al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden was killed by a US airstrike in Libya last month.

Palestinians arrest 100 Hamas members

Palestinian forces have arrested around 100 Hamas members in the West Bank, a security official said on Friday, raising tensions.

Britain to remember Tunisia victims

Britain's Queen Elizabeth II and Prime Minister David Cameron will hold a minute's silence on Friday, a week after a gun massacre at a Tunisian beach resort in which 30 out of the 38 victims were Britons.