Algeria on Sunday amended its constitution to allow its government?to?take military action outside of its borders, a move that experts say is?the result of?the country’s increasing fear of violent extremist spillover from?its?neighbors?
Islamic State claimed responsibility for Monday’s attack on Kabul University that killed at least 22 people and injured a dozen more. Afghan security forces said the attack ended after an hourslong gunfight. VOA’s Hikmat Sorosh reports from Kabul.
Illustrations and paintings have long been a controversial topic in Islam because the Koran does not say anything about it, leaving numerous Islamic scholars to issue their own often contradictory fatwas on the subject