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# extremists - Thursday 14 April, 2022

Germany arrests far-right anti-lockdown protesters for plot to kidnap health minister
# Foiled
# Foiled

Germany arrests far-right anti-lockdown protesters for plot to kidnap health minister

Apr 14th 2022, 7:54 PM 10,245 Views 8 Comments

Police said the plot was intended to “cause civil war-like conditions and ultimately overthrow the democratic system in Germany”.

# extremists - Saturday 28 October, 2017

Australian troops train Filipino soldiers in urban warfare to combat Islamic extremists
# Philippines
# Philippines

Australian troops train Filipino soldiers in urban warfare to combat Islamic extremists

Oct 28th 2017, 7:45 AM 6,047 Views 5 Comments

Troops have been battling extremists in the southern city of Marawi.

# extremists - Thursday 8 September, 2016

French police officer stabbed as authorities foil attack by three women
# Paris
# Paris

French police officer stabbed as authorities foil attack by three women

Sep 8th 2016, 10:41 PM 30,576 Views 111 Comments

The country’s interior minister described them as “radicalsed fanatics” who were preparing “imminent actions”.

# extremists - Monday 4 July, 2016

Court clears way for deportation of man accused of being Isil's “main recruiter” in Ireland
# Jordan
# Jordan

Court clears way for deportation of man accused of being Isil's “main recruiter” in Ireland

Jul 4th 2016, 9:10 PM 20,098 Views 0 Comments

He claims he was tortured in Jordan during the 1990s due to his political activities and fears being tortured if returned there.

# extremists - Thursday 5 November, 2015

The hacker group Anonymous has exposed hundreds of alleged Ku Klux Klan members
# Hoods Off
# Hoods Off

The hacker group Anonymous has exposed hundreds of alleged Ku Klux Klan members

Nov 5th 2015, 11:26 PM 37,020 Views 87 Comments

‘This is not about the ideas of members of the Ku Klux Klan. This is about the behaviours of members of KKK splinter cells that bear the hallmarks of terrorism.’

# extremists - Friday 30 October, 2015

Hacker group Anonymous is about to expose 1,000 Ku Klux Klan members
# Taking Off The Hood
# Taking Off The Hood

Hacker group Anonymous is about to expose 1,000 Ku Klux Klan members

Oct 30th 2015, 9:25 PM 31,417 Views 68 Comments

Anonymous has been in a cyber war with the group since protests in Ferguson, Missouri last year.

# extremists - Thursday 15 October, 2015

Shock as 12-year-old boy included on watch list of counter-terrorism authorities
# Australia
# Australia

Shock as 12-year-old boy included on watch list of counter-terrorism authorities

Oct 15th 2015, 7:56 AM 15,890 Views 24 Comments

The boy is a known associate of 15-year-old Farhad Jabar who shot a policeman in the head earlier this month.

# extremists - Friday 8 May, 2015

Alert after FBI warns that extremists could attack troops or police
# Islamist
# Islamist

Alert after FBI warns that extremists could attack troops or police

May 8th 2015, 8:25 PM 10,481 Views 29 Comments

Security has been upped at US military bases.

# extremists - Sunday 18 January, 2015

Boko Haram kidnap 60 people, mostly women and children, in cross-border attack
# Cameroon
# Cameroon

Boko Haram kidnap 60 people, mostly women and children, in cross-border attack

Jan 18th 2015, 7:42 PM 8,807 Views 54 Comments

The Islamist militants ‘burst into two villages and torched homes’.

# extremists - Sunday 21 September, 2014

Pope Francis: Religion can never justify violence
# Albania
# Albania

Pope Francis: Religion can never justify violence

Sep 21st 2014, 7:15 PM 9,730 Views 61 Comments

He said that Albania was an “inspiring example” of religious harmony.

# extremists - Wednesday 13 August, 2014

20,000 Iraqis face 'mass atrocity and potential genocide within days or hours'
# Time To Get Out
# Time To Get Out

20,000 Iraqis face 'mass atrocity and potential genocide within days or hours'

Aug 13th 2014, 7:25 AM 6,454 Views 56 Comments

The US is assessing how to evacuate up to 30,000 civilians off a mountain that is besieged by extremists.

# extremists - Sunday 6 July, 2014

Jewish extremists arrested over murder of Palestinian teen
# Violent Clashes
# Violent Clashes

Jewish extremists arrested over murder of Palestinian teen

Jul 6th 2014, 12:50 PM 10,258 Views 75 Comments

It’s reported that a cousin of the murdered Palestinian teenager was ‘severely beaten’ in police custody.

# extremists - Tuesday 9 April, 2013

France withdraws first batch of soldiers from Mali
# Mali
# Mali

France withdraws first batch of soldiers from Mali

Apr 9th 2013, 12:08 PM 3,212 Views 19 Comments

The country will gradually pull its soldiers out of the country, leaving a permanent 1,000 strong-force to fight terrorism.

# extremists - Monday 28 January, 2013

French-led troops surround fabled Timbuktu
# Airport
# Airport

French-led troops surround fabled Timbuktu

Jan 28th 2013, 9:46 AM 4,805 Views 22 Comments

The move by French troops follows the seizure of the city’s airport.

# extremists - Wednesday 17 October, 2012

Belgian militant reportedly killed in Pakistan
# EXTREMISTS
# EXTREMISTS

Belgian militant reportedly killed in Pakistan

Oct 17th 2012, 10:57 AM 3,005 Views 12 Comments

The Al-Qaeda recruiter allegedly mentored Mohamed Merah – a 24-year-old extremist who shot dead seven people in France earlier this year.

# extremists - Wednesday 10 October, 2012

Pakistan medics remove bullet from shot child activist
# Taliban
# Taliban

Pakistan medics remove bullet from shot child activist

Oct 10th 2012, 10:19 PM 7,815 Views 42 Comments

14-year-old Malala Yosafzai is intensive care after being shot in the head by the Taliban on her school bus.

# extremists - Tuesday 29 November, 2011

Man arrested over neo-Nazi murder probe in Germany
# Germany
# Germany

Man arrested over neo-Nazi murder probe in Germany

Nov 29th 2011, 4:00 PM 1,445 Views 0 Comments

A man been arrested in Germany in connection with an investigation into a neo-Nazi cell suspected of killing 10 people.

# extremists - Tuesday 4 October, 2011

Gunmen shoot 13 Shiite Muslims in Pakistan
# Pakistan
# Pakistan

Gunmen shoot 13 Shiite Muslims in Pakistan

Oct 4th 2011, 10:49 AM 123 Views 0 Comments

The men were ordered off a bus and then executed by suspected Sunni Muslim extremists yesterday.

# extremists - Thursday 11 August, 2011

Somali children reportedly recruited by extremists
# Somalia
# Somalia

Somali children reportedly recruited by extremists

Aug 11th 2011, 4:19 PM 362 Views 1 Comment

The United Nations has warned that children are being targeted for recruitment by the Somali militant group who are working to overthrow the country’s unstable government.