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Wednesday 4 October 2023 Dublin: 15°C

# Terror Alert

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Manchester stabbings: Police say it is likely attacker acted alone
Three people were stabbed at the city’s main railway station.
Oxford Circus alert: Two men suspected of punch-up that sparked panic are released
The area was put on lockdown and 16 people were injured while fleeing.
At least one killed after masked attacker bursts into monks' retirement home
About 70 monks live in the Montpellier home.
'Starbucks attack risk' warning for US tourists in Turkish city
The US has warned of the risk of a terror attack in the southern city of Gaziantep.
Two arrested after potential car bomb found near Notre Dame cathedral in Paris
No detonators were found, police said.
Gardaí say they'd 'run around like headless chickens' in the event of a terrorist attack
Sergeants and inspectors passed a motion calling on a review of the force’s capabilities and for more information to be given to them about threats.
Flights cancelled as Europe freezes transport links with Brussels
Airlines across Europe, including Aer Lingus and Ryanair, have cancelled flights.
Norwegian police are losing their guns as there are "no grounds" for remaining armed
The Scandinavian country’s police force had been fully armed, due to a heightened terror threat, since 2014,
German police lift terror attack alert in Munich
German officials were tipped off about the alleged plan, and evacuated Munich’s main rail station.
'Fake bomb' causes Paris-bound Air France jet to make emergency landing
The flight from Mauritius was forced to land in Kenya.
Armed hostage situation in northern French town
The incident is ongoing in the town of Roubaix.
Brussels to stay on lockdown for a week as PM says attack threat still "imminent"
The US State Department said information suggests attacks are planned in multiple regions.
Ireland offers support as UN unanimously approves 'all necessary measures' against IS
A man suspected of scouting targets for Islamic State before last week’s terror attacks in Paris has been arrested in Turkey this morning.
Terrorist attack warning goes viral, London police say 'It's a complete hoax'
The fake alert comes after the UK’s terror threat level was raised to “severe”
UK increases terror threat level from "substantial" to "severe"
There is no evidence however to suggest that an attack is imminent.
US evacuates staff from Pakistan over "specific threats"
All non-emergency staff have been ordered out of the US embassy in Lahore because of the threat.
Parcel bomb was 'minutes from exploding' - French minister
Brice Hortefeux has told French television that one of the parcel bombs was just 17 minutes from exploding.
Seized parcels in September could have been 'dry run'
Suspicious packages recovered in September may have been test runs for last week’s intercepted bombs.
Obama confirms 'explosive material' found on US-bound planes
US President says country will “spare no effort” in investigating source of suspect packages.
'Suspect packages' found on plane and cargo facility
Suspicious devices were en route from Yemen to the US, sparking fears of terror dry run.
Vague terror alert frustrates US travelers
American citizens are perplexed about a terror alert issued for… the entire European continent.