Terrorism

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
Federal judge says terrorist watchlist is unconstitutional

Federal judge says terrorist watchlist is unconstitutional

A federal judge in Virginia has ruled that the government’s terrorism screening database (TSDB) is unconstitutional because people on the
NJ Labor Day Parade Canceled After Man Is Accused Of Possessing ‘Destructive Device’

NJ Labor Day Parade Canceled After Man Is Accused Of Possessing ‘Destructive Device’

A South Plainfield man was arrested and charged with possession of a destructive device for an unlawful purpose after authorities
U.S. missiles, sold to France, found in rebel hands in Libya

U.S. missiles, sold to France, found in rebel hands in Libya

Authorities said Wednesday Libyan government forces have discovered multiple U.S.-made Javelin anti-tank missiles in rebel hands, prompting new concern about
Nuclear weapon material worth $72mn seized in a car in Turkey

Nuclear weapon material worth $72mn seized in a car in Turkey

Turkish police have taken five people in custody over the smuggling of a highly-radioactive substance used to build nuclear weapons
Jury finds Navy SEAL Eddie Gallagher not guilty of war crimes

Jury finds Navy SEAL Eddie Gallagher not guilty of war crimes

The jury assigned to the case of accused Special Warfare Chief Edward Gallagher has found the decorated Navy SEAL not
Police forced to intervene as Antifa & right-wing rallies clash in Portland

Police forced to intervene as Antifa & right-wing rallies clash in Portland

Violence has gripped downtown Portland, Oregon after police tried to separate a group of Antifa activists in clashes with their
4 ISIS members ‘en route to US’ via Mexico arrested in Nicaragua

4 ISIS members ‘en route to US’ via Mexico arrested in Nicaragua

The Nicaraguan military arrested two Egyptians and two Iraqis, who they suspect are members of Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS),
Army chief and regional president killed in coup attempt in Ethiopia

Army chief and regional president killed in coup attempt in Ethiopia

A coup attempt in Ethiopia has been foiled by government forces, Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed said in a TV address
Oregon Capitol Closed After Threats From Militia Groups

Oregon Capitol Closed After Threats From Militia Groups

Law-enforcement officials closed the state Capitol on Saturday, following threats from militia groups that were made while a partisan showdown
Far-right terrorists pose ‘real threat in Germany,’ just like Islamists – interior minister

Far-right terrorists pose ‘real threat in Germany,’ just like Islamists – interior minister

Weeks after a local politician died in what authorities described as an “execution,” the German interior minister said far-right extremists
FBI arrests ISIS sympathizer accused of plotting to blow up Christian church

FBI arrests ISIS sympathizer accused of plotting to blow up Christian church

A Syrian refugee, suspected of planning to bomb a church in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, has been arrested and charged with an
Vancouver’s Muslim, Jewish communities boost security, drills amid hate-crime spike

Vancouver’s Muslim, Jewish communities boost security, drills amid hate-crime spike

Vancouver’s Jewish and Muslim communities are increasing security measures and communication with police amidst growing concerns about the rise in
Pentagon releases new pictures of the Oman Gulf tanker attack, says they ‘prove’ Iran’s guilt

Pentagon releases new pictures of the Oman Gulf tanker attack, says they ‘prove’ Iran’s guilt

The US Navy has released new photos of the aftermath of the attack on oil tankers in the Gulf of
‘Flying objects’ damaged Japanese tanker during attack in Gulf of Oman

‘Flying objects’ damaged Japanese tanker during attack in Gulf of Oman

Two “flying objects” damaged a Japanese tanker owned by Kokuka Sangyo Co in an attack on Thursday in the Gulf
Pompeo blames Iran for attack on tankers in Gulf of Oman

Pompeo blames Iran for attack on tankers in Gulf of Oman

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has said Washington believes Iran is behind the attack on two Japanese tankers in
Israel arrests ‘unlisted passenger’ after seizing foreign cargo ship he tried to burn down

Israel arrests ‘unlisted passenger’ after seizing foreign cargo ship he tried to burn down

Israeli troops seized a foreign cargo ship off Haifa after an “unlisted passenger” began a rampage on board and attempted