Terrorism

Scotland Yard’s counter-terrorism chief warns new attack on London is ‘likely’ after lockdown

Scotland Yard’s counter-terrorism chief warns new attack on London is ‘likely’ after lockdown

Scotland Yard’s counter-terrorism chief today urged Londoners to be on the alert for potential extremists as he warned a new
Homemade bombs tested on PETS: New Columbine-style school massacre thwarted in Crimea

Homemade bombs tested on PETS: New Columbine-style school massacre thwarted in Crimea

Two teenage fans of Vladislav Roslyakov, who killed 20 of his classmates in a Columbine-copycat shooting in the Crimean city
Lie-detector tests for terrorists? New UK govt plan sparks backlash online

Lie-detector tests for terrorists? New UK govt plan sparks backlash online

New legislation that would see terrorists taking lie-detector tests has sparked anger and disbelief online, with many pointing out that
Ukraine furious after UK adds its coat of arms to list of ‘extremist’ symbols in anti-terror guide

Ukraine furious after UK adds its coat of arms to list of ‘extremist’ symbols in anti-terror guide

Ukraine’s embassy in the UK has demanded an official apology after the Trident — its national coat of arms —
US expels 21 Saudi military cadets after gun attack

US expels 21 Saudi military cadets after gun attack

Twenty-one members of the Saudi military are being expelled from the US after a cadet carried out a mass shooting
NYC mayor vows action on anti-Semitism ‘crisis’

NYC mayor vows action on anti-Semitism ‘crisis’

New York Mayor Bill de Blasio has announced a series of measures to tackle a “crisis” of anti-Semitic attacks, following
Six Saudis arrested over naval base shooting including three who FILMED the attack

Six Saudis arrested over naval base shooting including three who FILMED the attack

The Air Force trainee who executed three and harmed eight when he opened fire at a maritime base in Florida
Paris police knifeman had ‘radical vision of Islam,’ anti-terrorism prosecutors say

Paris police knifeman had ‘radical vision of Islam,’ anti-terrorism prosecutors say

The knife-wielding attacker who murdered four people at a Paris police station adhered to a “radical vision of Islam,” French
Stabbing attack at Paris police HQ: What is known

Stabbing attack at Paris police HQ: What is known

A knife-wielding assailant killed four French officers inside police headquarters in Paris before being shot dead by a first responder.
Top Iran general says destroying Israel ‘achievable goal’

Top Iran general says destroying Israel ‘achievable goal’

The commander of Iran’s Revolutionary Guards said Monday that destroying arch-rival Israel has become an “achievable goal” thanks to his
Saudi Crown Prince agrees with Pompeo that oil-plant attacks were ‘act of war’ by Iran

Saudi Crown Prince agrees with Pompeo that oil-plant attacks were ‘act of war’ by Iran

Heir apparent to the Saudi throne, Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, said that he agrees with US Secretary of State
Somalia: Jihadists attack US training base at Baledogle

Somalia: Jihadists attack US training base at Baledogle

Jihadists have attacked a military base where US soldiers train commandos in Somalia. Local residents reported heavy blasts and gunfire
Is Saudi Aramco lying about its damaged oil infrastructure?

Is Saudi Aramco lying about its damaged oil infrastructure?

Repairs at the Khurais field and the Abqaiq processing facility may take several months rather than the ten weeks tops
Suspect arrested in Greece over 1985 TWA plane hijacking

Suspect arrested in Greece over 1985 TWA plane hijacking

Greek police on Saturday confirmed the arrest of a Lebanese man accused of involvement in the 1985 hijacking of a
Iraqi-German men walk free despite stabbing of cop during family fight at back-to-school event

Iraqi-German men walk free despite stabbing of cop during family fight at back-to-school event

A group of Iraqi-German adults broke into a violent brawl at a back-to-school gathering in a German town. 18 police
Taliban revokes months-long ban on Red Cross in Afghanistan

Taliban revokes months-long ban on Red Cross in Afghanistan

The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) will again be able to operate in the part of Afghanistan under
Trump says Osama Bin Laden’s son was killed in US operation

Trump says Osama Bin Laden’s son was killed in US operation

US President Donald Trump has confirmed that the son of Osama Bin Laden, Hamza, was killed in a US “counterterrorism
Blast near US Embassy in Kabul marks early hours of 9/11 anniversary

Blast near US Embassy in Kabul marks early hours of 9/11 anniversary

A large explosion went off in the vicinity of the US Embassy in Kabul, the capital of Afghanistan, moments after