In their latest video released Monday, Boko Haram leader Abubakar Shekau vowed to defeat the military force launched by the African Union to take down the militant group. The video was the first released by the group to include images of ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi.
What has come together is a perfect storm of security threats.
Will the violence ever end?
While the worlds attention was on the terrorist attack in France this week, far too little notice was given to a much larger attack by Islamist extremists in Nigeria.
Feel good story of the weekend.
Incidence rates continue to climb as the Ebola virus spreads through West African nations in what epidemiologists are calling the largest-ever recorded outbreak of the disease.
As the 2014 World Cup kicks off at 4 p.m. (ET) today in Brazil, the country will take extensive precautions to ensure the safety of all in attendance.