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# Terror response
From Qatar to the streets of Dublin: Irish bomb disposal teams develop terror attack response
We speak to the bomb disposal technicians working to develop a way to fight terror attacks.
Voices
Tom Clonan: Last night's attack in Vienna shows Islamic State is regrouping and shifting focus
Islamic State’s so-called ‘Caliphate’ took a beating last year, but the terror group has been revived from new bases in Africa, writes Tom Clonan.
# reverse112
A new EU directive means it will soon be mandatory for people to be sent SMS alerts during terror attacks
The directive was passed in the European parliament earlier this week.
# Terrorism
Why does a person become radicalised? That's the million dollar question
We speak to experts and a young man who wanted to travel to Syria.
# Brexit
'Terrorists don't care who they kill': Theresa May says Europe must protect citizens
She called for a “deep and special partnership” to be maintained between the UK and the European Union post-Brexit.
# terror attacks
Outrage in Berlin as 'martyrs' art installation includes images of Bataclan and 9/11 attackers
The images of the attackers are included alongside the likes of Martin Luther King.
# Bombs
Suspect in Barcelona attack says terror cell planned to target monuments
Four suspects appeared in court yesterday.
# RIP
Las Ramblas victims: A father with his family, a husband on his honeymoon
Over 30 different nationalities were killed or injured in the two attacks, according to various sources
# terror attacks
Spain terror latest: 14 dead across two attacks in Barcelona and Cambrils
Three of the attackers shot in Cambrils have been identified by police.
# terror attacks
Vans and cars becoming common attack weapon for terrorists
Vehicle attacks have resulted in the deaths of at least 170 people since 2006.
# radicalistion
Imam says extremists are targeting 'vulnerable' young Muslims in Ireland
The chair of the Irish Muslim Peace and Integration Council has said people who have been radicalised “need professional help”.
# terror attacks
Third London attacker named as Youssef Zaghba (22)
The three suspected attackers have now been identified.
# London Bridge
Theresa May: 'The attackers' identities are known and will be released'
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has called on Theresa May to resign as Prime Minister because of cuts in police numbers.
# Terrorism
21 of the 48 injured in the London attack are critical
“There is far too much tolerance of extremism in our country,” Theresa May said.
# terror attacks
IS claims responsibility as two separate bombings kill at least 122 in Pakistan and Iraq
A Pakistani shrine was targeted, and a car bomb exploded in Baghdad today.
# we had it covered
Here's the list of the terror attacks Trump said the media ignored
They include the major terror attacks in Paris, Nice and Berlin.
# Terror Suspect
German police arrest man 'who may have been involved' in Berlin attack
The 40-year-old is accused of planning the attack at the Christmas market in Berlin with Anis Amri.
# anniversary concert
Eagles of Death Metal singer denies trying to enter Sting Bataclan gig
The Bataclan re-opened on Saturday, a year after the terrorist attacks.
# terror attacks
New York pressure cooker bomb puts city on alert and troops on the streets
Three attacks in one day are being investigated for terror links.
# Anxiety
Living with France's terror threat: 'You can avoid busy areas, but you'll die of boredom'
“We are afraid but we can’t stop living. The wariness is always there.”
# State of Emergency
'Kind, shy and dedicated', Fr Jacques Hamel is the 236th victim of jihadists in France since 2015
The so-called Islamic State group said today’s attack was carried out by its ‘soldiers’.
# 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.
# crackdown
Massive anti-terror raids see 12 arrested in Belgium ahead of Euro 2016 match
A Flemish broadcaster is reporting the incident may be linked Belgium’s match against Ireland.
# terror attacks
Behind the scenes: What Irish officials do when a crisis happens abroad
Here’s what happens at the Department of Foreign Affairs when an emergency takes place.
# London
Man behind 'mealy-mouthed Muslim' tweet to sue London Police for false arrest
Matthew Doyle created an online storm last week after tweeting about his interaction with a Muslim woman in Croydon.
# Belgium
Briton who told his family he was safe among the Brussels dead
Around 40 nationalities are thought to be among the dead and wounded.
# terror attacks
There's a manhunt in Brussels for this man
Police believe he accompanied two likely suicide bombers.
# Mass Shooting
FBI may have found way to unlock San Bernardino iPhone without Apple's help
The new development may help avert a full-blown showdown between the US and Apple.
# Apology
Eagles of Death Metal frontman 'begs for forgiveness' after suggesting Paris attack was an inside job
Jesse Hughes said his comments were “unfounded and baseless”.
# Security
Six arrested in Belgium and armed officers' leave cancelled in London ahead of NYE
The city has been on high alert since the terror attacks in Paris on 13 November.
# Dickin Medal
Police dog killed during French terror raid to be awarded bravery medal
Diesel is getting the animal equivalent of the Victoria Cross.
# terror attacks
"People have decided not to travel" - Irish tourists anxious about Brussels and Paris trips
In the wake of terrorist attacks on popular tourist destinations, are Irish people still travelling?
# Donald Trump
'It happened, I saw it on television': Trump claims thousands cheered 9/11 from New Jersey
The Republican presidential candidate said there is a large Arab population in the area.
# Defence Forces
Will Ireland have to provide military assistance to France?
France is using The Lisbon treaty’s equivalent of Nato’s ‘an attack on one is an attack on all’ clause.
# crackdown
Paris terror attacks: Multi-city raids and manhunts as police close the net on suspects
Two people have now been charged with involvement with terrorism following the attacks.
# terror army
Explainer: Who are Islamic State?
What are the roots of the militant group, and why are people talking about its ‘new phase’?
# 129 victims
Mother and daughter among victims of carnage at Bataclan concert
More details of the 129 victims of the Friday terror attacks have been emerging today.
# terror attacks
Irish citizen being treated for injuries after Paris attacks
There is no indication of any other Irish casualties at this time.
# terror attacks
Irish people in Paris urged to stay indoors and "exercise extreme caution"
The Department of Foreign Affairs has set up a helpline for anyone concerned about loved ones.
# terror attacks
French police hunt for accomplices of attackers who terrorised Paris
At least 120 people were killed and scores more wounded in last night’s attacks.