An unexploded suicide vest has been discovered by authorities, at Zaventem airport, in the Belgian capital, Brussels.
Algerian troops have reportedly killed six Islamist militants, recovering weapons and munitions, during an operation near the country’s border with Tunisia.
At least eight people have been killed, following an attack, by suspected Boko Haram militants, on a village in Niger.
A gunman, who attacked passengers aboard a French train, has been identified as a known Islamist, if the identity he gave is proven to be true.
The Italian coastguard has began a major rescue operation to rescue at least 1’000 migrants that are stranded in the Mediterranean Sea, after running into difficulty at sea.
Police have been fired upon by hooded gunmen in a notoriously dangerous area of Marseille, just prior to a visit to the area by the French prime minister to hold talks about combating crime.
A gunman, armed with a Kalashnikov, is believed to be holding between two and five people hostage at a post office in Charles-de-Gaulle area of Paris.
At least 12 people have been killed and another 10 injured after two masked gunmen attacked the headquarters of the satirical Charlie Hebdo magazine in France.