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# Terror Attack

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# Terror
Irish internet users show increasing interest in Islamic State propaganda magazines
These publications justify recent attacks in Europe and glorify terrorism.
# One Love
Ariana Grande to receive honorary citizenship of Manchester
The singer organised a benefit concert for the victims of the bomb attack at her concert in the city on 22 May.
# crucial evidence
Police searching landfill for blue suitcase used by Manchester bomber
Images of barrels stored in his car have also been released.
# concert attack
Man arrested at Heathrow Airport over Manchester bombing
To date 19 people have been arrested in connection with the investigation, 12 of whom have been released without charge.
# Terrorism
Man arrested over London attack as police search house
The third attacker was named by police last night.
# Terror Attack
'Evil extremists will not win': Minute's silence to be held for London victims
Security issues are top of the agenda as general election campaigning enters its final stretch in the UK.
# chrissy archibald
Tributes paid to those injured and killed in London terrorist attack
Off-duty officers and a business editor are among the injured.
# Twitter
Outrage as Trump targets London mayor over attacks
A spokesman for the mayor said he “has more important things to do than respond to Donald Trump’s ill-informed tweet.”
# Philippines
ISIS 'claims responsibility' after gunfire reported at casino complex in Philippine capital
No fatalities have been reported so far.
# salman abedi
Police release CCTV of Manchester bomber on his way to arena
Police have carried out more searches today, and arrested a man in his 20s near the Old Trafford area.
# terror network
Russia warns citizens against visiting Britain in wake of terror attack
A total of 10 people have now been arrested in connection with the attack.
# high alert
Theresa May orders 5,000 soldiers to the streets of Britain in the wake of the Manchester attack
The Prime Minister said that she does not want the public to feel “unduly alarmed”.
# Deportations
Surprise inspections at workplaces as Sweden gets tough on immigration after terror attack
The government wants the new measures to take effect on 1 March next year.
# Gare du Nord
Panic in Paris train station as police arrest man carrying a knife
The incident occurred a day before France’s first round of its presidential election.
# islamic state
US forces say they have killed man responsible for Istanbul nightclub attack
The attack on1 January left 39 people dead.
# Terror Attack
Suspect wanted in wake of Paris shooting hands himself in to Belgian police
The so-called Islamic State claimed responsibility for the attack, which has occurred just days before a crucial French presidential election.
# Terror Attack
Police officer and suspected attacker shot dead in Paris gun battle
A major security operation is ongoing at the Champs Elysees tonight.
Tom Clonan: We need to talk about how unprepared we are for a terror attack
“In the new reality, the ordinary police on duty, or Gardai, will be required to close down such attacks.”
# Terror Attack
Swedish police say man arrested is suspected driver of truck that killed four people
If confirmed as a terror attack, it would be Sweden’s first such deadly assault.
# Terror Attack
Four people dead and 15 wounded after Stockholm truck attack
Police have arrested one person in connection to the incident, which the Swedish Prime Minister said seems to be a terrorist attack.
# westminster attack
Woman injured in Westminster attack dies
Her life support was withdrawn last night.
# act of terror
Police say St Petersburg attack carried out by suicide bomber as death toll rises to 14
Interfax quotes sources who say police believe the attacker was linked to radical Islamist groups.
# melissa cochran
'Getting stronger every day': Westminster attack survivor shares photo of recovery
Melissa Cochran’s husband Kurt was killed in the incident.
# family speaks out
Mother of London terror attacker says she has shed 'many tears' for victims
Janet Ajao said she didn’t condone her son’s behaviour.
# westminster attack
'We may never understand why he did this': Police struggling in search for Masood's motive
All but one of the 11 people arrested have been released.
# Terror Attack
Islamic State claims responsibility for the Westminster attack
Britain will not raise its terror threat level after the attack.
# sousse beach
UK judge blasts 'shambolic' and 'cowardly' Tunisian police at terror attack inquest
Three Irish citizens were among the 38 people killed in the 2015 terror attack at Sousse beach resort.
# overworked
'Grave doubts' that Irish hospitals could cope with a massive disaster
“We would struggle to deliver care” warns consultant in emergency medicine as waiting lists and overcrowding dominate health sector.
# quebec
Six people have died after gunmen opened fire at a mosque in Canada
The attack occurred just after midnight Irish time.
# sweeping reform
After the Berlin attack, Germany is planning a massive overhaul of its security services
Reforms are being proposed in the wake of the attack which killed 12 at a Christmas market in Berlin.
# Terror Attack
'This psychopath is going to kill us': How people survived the Istanbul nightclub massacre
People hid in bathrooms, and even a freezer, to avoid the gunman.
# Terror Attack
Truckers across Poland sound their horns as owner of lorry used in Berlin attack laid to rest
The 37-year-old’s funeral in the northwestern village of Banie was attended by Polish President.
# berlin attacks
Nephew of Berlin terror suspect arrested
Anis Amri’s nephew was arrested alongside two others in Tunisia.
# Terror Attack
"Let us learn to live together": Sister of priest slain by jihadists addresses mourners
Despite the rain, thousands have gathered outside Rouen’s cathedral to show their respects.
# terror attacks
German bomb attacker pledged allegiance to Islamic State
The country is reeling from four attacks in a week, two of which had jihadist connections.
# Terror Attack
Nice attacker was a "conceited" loner with tendencies towards violence and depression
Mohamed Lahouaiej-Bouhlel killed 84 people on Thursday.
# Manchester
Police apologise for "Allahu Akbar" being shouted at fake terror attack
A training exercise at a shopping centre in Manchester last night aimed to put emergency services through their paces.
# global summit
Obama calls for more to be done to prevent nuclear attack by Islamic State "madmen"
The American President said, “Just the smallest amount of plutonium – about the size of an apple – would kill and injure hundreds of thousands of innocent people.”
# Airport Attack
'We thought that was it': Cork woman gives eyewitness account of Brussels airport bombing
Niamh Jordan and her family were at the Ryanair check-in desk when the explosions went off.
# Indonesia
Jakarta attack: Police identify extremist who may have plotted attacks
At least two people were killed in the early morning blasts, the first mass attack in the Indonesian capital since the bombings of two hotels in 2009.