Turkey widened a crackdown on suspected supporters of a failed military coup on July 17, taking the number of people rounded up in the armed forces and judiciary to 6,000, and the government said it was in control of the country and economy.
Islamic State claimed responsibility for suicide and car bomb blasts that struck a Damascus suburb on Saturday near Syria's holiest Shi'ite Muslim shrine, and a monitoring group said at least 20 people were killed.
VOV.VN -The Iranian government has announced that Iranian pilgrims will not join the annual Muslim pilgrimage to Mecca, Saudi Arabia, beginning in June.
The Thai southern province of Yala is hosting a cultural market in a bid to raise youngsters’ awareness of Thailand's cultural heritage.
Three bombs went off in and around Baghdad on May 2, killing at least 14 people, including Shi'ite Muslim worshippers conducting an annual pilgrimage inside the capital, police and medical sources said.
At least 18 Philippine soldiers were killed and 53 others wounded during clashes between government troops and the Muslim extremist Abu Sayyaf group on Basilan island on April 9, according to the Philippine military.
Thailand’s Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-Cha on March 14 ordered an increase in security in southern provinces where Muslim people account for a majority of the population, due to increasingly volatile conditions in the area recently.
Two soldiers were killed and five others injured after a bomb was remotely detonated on March 9 in Thailand’s Muslim-majority deep south, according to Thai police.
Indonesian police on February 15 arrested 33 individuals from radical Islamic groups who were plotting attacks against the airport and other targets in the near future.
Suicide bombers and gunmen attacked the heart of Indonesia's capital on January 14 and the assault was claimed by Islamic State, the first time the radical group has targeted the world's most populous Muslim nation.
Australia and Indonesia agreed to boost intelligence-sharing in the fight against terrorism, Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop said on December 21 following the annual bilateral talks with her counterpart Retno Marsudi in Sydney.
Donald Trump held onto his commanding lead in the Republican race for the White House after his call for a ban on Muslims entering the United States was condemned worldwide, according to a Reuters/Ipsos poll, the first national survey conducted entirely after the billionaire's remarks.
Indonesia has tightened security at its airports after a terrorist threat was directed at an airport in Jakarta and recent terror attacks around the world, according to the country’s Transport Ministry.
French warplanes pounded Islamic State positions in Syria on November 15 as police in Europe widened their investigations into coordinated attacks in Paris that killed more than 130 people.
Central African Republic will hold presidential and parliamentary elections on December 13, the electoral commission said on October 28, reviving delayed efforts to restore democracy in a country rocked by fighting since 2013.
US Secretary of State John Kerry on October 22 voiced cautious hope there may be a way to defuse Israeli-Palestinian violence that has killed nearly 60 people this month.
(VOV) - Lying on the bank of Hau river, Chau Giang village of the Cham ethnic minority people in the Mekong delta province of An Giang is an ideal retreat for tourists from noisy cities.
At least 717 pilgrims from around the world were killed on September 24 in a crush outside the Muslim holy city of Mecca, Saudi authorities said, in the worst disaster to strike the annual haj pilgrimage for 25 years.
The United States and Egypt began strategic dialogue talks on August 2, their first since their relationship was strained by the military ouster of President Mohamed Mursi after mass protests against his rule in 2013.