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#Terror

# terror - Monday 6 June, 2022

Nigerian forces hunt gunmen who killed 50 at church
# Unrest
# Unrest

Nigerian forces hunt gunmen who killed 50 at church

Jun 6th 2022, 8:43 PM 21,331 Views 9 Comments

No-one has claimed responsibility for the killings.

# terror - Tuesday 22 March, 2022

Terror threat level in Northern Ireland lowered but attack still 'likely'
# Terror
# Terror

Terror threat level in Northern Ireland lowered but attack still 'likely'

Updated Mar 22nd 2022, 6:58 PM 20,018 Views 0 Comments

The assessment was made by MI5 – the British internal intelligence agency.

# terror - Monday 21 March, 2022

‘Warped, twisted and violent’ terrorist assassinated Tory MP David Amess, court told
# On Trial
# On Trial

‘Warped, twisted and violent’ terrorist assassinated Tory MP David Amess, court told

Updated Mar 21st 2022, 2:35 PM 12,372 Views 0 Comments

Ali Harbi Ali, 26, from north London, denies the allegations.

# terror - Tuesday 16 November, 2021

Four people arrested following explosion outside Liverpool hospital released without charge
# Liverpool
# Liverpool

Four people arrested following explosion outside Liverpool hospital released without charge

Updated Nov 16th 2021, 8:30 AM 21,059 Views 17 Comments

A motive is still unclear but the incident has been declared a terrorist attack.

# terror - Friday 16 October, 2020

History teacher decapitated in France in 'abominable' terrorist-linked assault
# France
# France

History teacher decapitated in France in 'abominable' terrorist-linked assault

Updated Oct 16th 2020, 9:45 PM 80,423 Views 0 Comments

The attack happened at around 4pm Irish time near a school in Conflans Saint-Honorine.

# terror - Monday 7 September, 2020

‘Missed opportunities’ to identify Manchester Arena bomber, inquiry hears
# Salman Abedi
# Salman Abedi

‘Missed opportunities’ to identify Manchester Arena bomber, inquiry hears

Sep 7th 2020, 1:39 PM 12,663 Views 0 Comments

Salman Abedi was reported to police and security as acting suspiciously in the minutes before he detonated his bomb, the inquiry heard.

# terror - Saturday 21 December, 2019

'A dark day': Man who fought off London Bridge terrorist with tusk speaks of attack
# London Bridge
# London Bridge

'A dark day': Man who fought off London Bridge terrorist with tusk speaks of attack

Dec 21st 2019, 9:24 AM 33,720 Views 18 Comments

“I feel we all have a duty to challenge the spread of fear, hatred or intolerance within our communities,” Darryn Frost said.

# terror - Saturday 31 August, 2019

Trial date set for alleged mastermind of 9/11 terror attacks
# Guantánamo Bay
# Guantánamo Bay

Trial date set for alleged mastermind of 9/11 terror attacks

Aug 31st 2019, 2:02 PM 27,129 Views 92 Comments

Khalid Sheikh Mohammed and four others in Guantanamo Bay prison camp will go on trial in January 2021.

# terror - Sunday 11 August, 2019

Norway mosque shooting being treated as 'attempted act of terror'
# Oslo
# Oslo

Norway mosque shooting being treated as 'attempted act of terror'

Aug 11th 2019, 5:10 PM 20,677 Views 32 Comments

Only three people were inside the mosque at the time of the attack.

# terror - Monday 22 April, 2019

Sri Lanka Easter attacks: Government says Islamist extremist group behind slaughter of almost 300
# Colombo
# Colombo

Sri Lanka Easter attacks: Government says Islamist extremist group behind slaughter of almost 300

Updated Apr 22nd 2019, 11:08 AM 31,705 Views 71 Comments

The government is investigating whether the group had “international support”.

# terror - Monday 31 December, 2018

15 charged over murder of tourists in Morocco
# Terror Cell
# Terror Cell

15 charged over murder of tourists in Morocco

Dec 31st 2018, 9:08 AM 14,257 Views 0 Comments

Seven other detainees will be referred to the prosecution in the coming days.

# terror - Friday 21 December, 2018

French prosecutors want 14 tried over Charlie Hebdo attacks
# Charlie Hebdo
# Charlie Hebdo

French prosecutors want 14 tried over Charlie Hebdo attacks

Dec 21st 2018, 10:31 PM 12,049 Views 21 Comments

It will be up to anti-terrorist judges to decide whether all 14 are tried.

# terror - Monday 20 August, 2018

Spanish police treating attempted knife assault on officers as 'terrorist attack'
# Spain
# Spain

Spanish police treating attempted knife assault on officers as 'terrorist attack'

Updated Aug 20th 2018, 2:40 PM 24,770 Views 59 Comments

The man was shot dead by a police officer during the incident in Catalonia.

# terror - Tuesday 24 July, 2018

Judgement reserved in extradition challenge by Algerian man accused of terror
# Extradition
# Extradition

Judgement reserved in extradition challenge by Algerian man accused of terror

Jul 24th 2018, 9:50 PM 11,256 Views 0 Comments

The State has opposed the application.

# terror - Sunday 8 July, 2018

Irish crime writer's London terror novel optioned for major UK TV series
# Your Closest Friend
# Your Closest Friend

Irish crime writer's London terror novel optioned for major UK TV series

Jul 8th 2018, 8:30 AM 13,024 Views 2 Comments

One of the author’s previous books is being made into a film, while another is also due to be a TV show.

# terror - Tuesday 26 June, 2018

London man who made bombs for the Taliban convicted of terror offences
# Terrorism
# Terrorism

London man who made bombs for the Taliban convicted of terror offences

Jun 26th 2018, 5:35 PM 7,088 Views 0 Comments

Ali was arrested by armed police near the Houses of Parliament in London on 27 April 2017.

# terror - Friday 15 June, 2018

Mum and daughter jailed over London terror plot
# Jailed For Life
# Jailed For Life

Mum and daughter jailed over London terror plot

Jun 15th 2018, 9:20 PM 25,019 Views 43 Comments

Rizlaine Boular, 22, was jailed for life.

# terror - Thursday 7 June, 2018

Stockholm truck attacker Rakhmat Akilov sentenced to life imprisonment
# Sweden
# Sweden

Stockholm truck attacker Rakhmat Akilov sentenced to life imprisonment

Jun 7th 2018, 12:50 PM 10,820 Views 55 Comments

Akilov killed five people and wounded 14 others during the attack on 7 April 2017.

# terror - Wednesday 18 April, 2018

'I am more a spy than he is': Trump tweets support for jailed US pastor
# Turkey
# Turkey

'I am more a spy than he is': Trump tweets support for jailed US pastor

Apr 18th 2018, 9:52 AM 13,244 Views 0 Comments

Andrew Brunson is on trial in Turkey on terror-related charges.

# terror - Sunday 8 April, 2018

'No terror link' to deadly German van attack as driver's mental health issues come into focus
# Jens R
# Jens R

'No terror link' to deadly German van attack as driver's mental health issues come into focus

Apr 8th 2018, 6:01 PM 26,202 Views 63 Comments

The driver, identified as Jens R., had spoken recently about suicide.

# terror - Sunday 25 March, 2018

'We want this to stop': Mourners pack Trebes church to pay tribute to victims of terror attack
# France
# France

'We want this to stop': Mourners pack Trebes church to pay tribute to victims of terror attack

Mar 25th 2018, 1:29 PM 8,580 Views 9 Comments

The bishop of Carcassonne and Narbonne celebrated the mass to honour the four killed and three wounded.

# terror - Tuesday 20 March, 2018

Pictures: Gardaí and Defence Forces carry out dramatic terror training at Shannon Airport
# Just A Drill
# Just A Drill

Pictures: Gardaí and Defence Forces carry out dramatic terror training at Shannon Airport

Mar 20th 2018, 9:57 PM 26,862 Views 62 Comments

It involved a number of Garda units.

# terror - Thursday 25 January, 2018

London man found guilty of encouraging jihadi terrorism through YouTube videos
# Terror
# Terror

London man found guilty of encouraging jihadi terrorism through YouTube videos

Jan 25th 2018, 10:50 AM 10,064 Views 42 Comments

Gary Staples, aged 50, created seven videos consisting of photo slideshows depicting terror incidents.

# terror - Sunday 21 January, 2018

German woman sentenced to death in Iraq for joining ISIS
# Iraq
# Iraq

German woman sentenced to death in Iraq for joining ISIS

Jan 21st 2018, 11:24 AM 22,616 Views 42 Comments

She was sentenced in an Iraqi court earlier today.

# terror - Thursday 28 December, 2017

'An attack is a distinct possibility in Ireland in 2018 - our security is provocatively weak'
# Column
# Column

'An attack is a distinct possibility in Ireland in 2018 - our security is provocatively weak'

Dec 28th 2017, 7:00 AM 8,740 Views 100 Comments

In terms of asymmetric threats and terrorism, the outlook is bleak, writes Tom Clonan.

# terror - Sunday 17 December, 2017

'My father was scared I'd blow myself up': Chess and therapy for ex-jihadists at Syria rehab centre
# Deradicalisation
# Deradicalisation

'My father was scared I'd blow myself up': Chess and therapy for ex-jihadists at Syria rehab centre

Dec 17th 2017, 12:00 PM 10,585 Views 31 Comments

The rehab centre in Marea opened in October this year to help ex-jihaists reintegrate into society.

'The pain was excruciating': Rohingya women recount rape by Myanmar armed forces
# Terror
# Terror

'The pain was excruciating': Rohingya women recount rape by Myanmar armed forces

Dec 17th 2017, 8:00 AM 31,834 Views 28 Comments

Doctors and aid workers say that they are stunned at the sheer volume of rapes, and suspect only a fraction of women have come forward.

# terror - Friday 1 December, 2017

Fake Paris attacks victim jailed for six months
# Jailed
# Jailed

Fake Paris attacks victim jailed for six months

Dec 1st 2017, 8:20 PM 18,437 Views 34 Comments

He was 30km away from the attack in the Bataclan when it happened.

# terror - Thursday 2 November, 2017

New York terror attack: Trump calls for suspect to be sentenced to death penalty
# Terror
# Terror

New York terror attack: Trump calls for suspect to be sentenced to death penalty

Nov 2nd 2017, 9:33 PM 15,332 Views 145 Comments

Sayfullo Saipov allegedly drove into a number of people on a bike path in New York on Tuesday.

Police claim suspect 'felt good' about New York attack as Trump calls for him to face death penalty
# Terror Attack
# Terror Attack

Police claim suspect 'felt good' about New York attack as Trump calls for him to face death penalty

Nov 2nd 2017, 7:26 AM 14,333 Views 0 Comments

Trump also refused to rule out sending the suspect to Guantanamo Bay.

# terror - Tuesday 3 October, 2017

Five arrested after discovery of homemade bomb in Paris
# Terrorism
# Terrorism

Five arrested after discovery of homemade bomb in Paris

Oct 3rd 2017, 8:22 AM 11,578 Views 15 Comments

The latest terror attack in France was on Sunday in Marseille, when a man stabbed two women to death at the main train station.

# terror - Sunday 17 September, 2017

Second man arrested in connection with London Tube terror attack
# Parsons Green
# Parsons Green

Second man arrested in connection with London Tube terror attack

Sep 17th 2017, 9:58 AM 9,703 Views 49 Comments

A 21-year-old man was arrested in Hounslow, west London, just before midnight last night.

# terror - Saturday 16 September, 2017

18-year-old man arrested in connection with London Underground bombing
# Critical Threat Level
# Critical Threat Level

18-year-old man arrested in connection with London Underground bombing

Sep 16th 2017, 7:00 PM 46,744 Views 166 Comments

An 18-year-old man has been arrested.

# terror - Monday 11 September, 2017

Channel 4 to issue correction after identifying wrong man as London terror attacker
# London Bridge
# London Bridge

Channel 4 to issue correction after identifying wrong man as London terror attacker

Sep 11th 2017, 3:03 PM 13,995 Views 10 Comments

Channel 4 has said that it is fully cooperating with the investigation.

# terror - Sunday 27 August, 2017

Another arrest after sword attack at Buckingham Palace
# Terror
# Terror

Another arrest after sword attack at Buckingham Palace

Aug 27th 2017, 12:12 PM 16,986 Views 21 Comments

Three police officers were injured in the attack.

# terror - Thursday 24 August, 2017

Spain's terror cell managed to avoid detection by going dark and relying on family
# Staying Offline
# Staying Offline

Spain's terror cell managed to avoid detection by going dark and relying on family

Aug 24th 2017, 3:27 PM 22,974 Views 77 Comments

The key person in this case is said to be Moroccan imam Abdelbaki Es Satty.

# terror - Wednesday 23 August, 2017

Suspect in Barcelona attack says terror cell planned to target monuments
# Bombs
# Bombs

Suspect in Barcelona attack says terror cell planned to target monuments

Aug 23rd 2017, 8:10 AM 17,428 Views 0 Comments

Four suspects appeared in court yesterday.

# terror - Tuesday 22 August, 2017

'Not enough evidence' as one suspect in Barcelona terror attack released
# Charged
# Charged

'Not enough evidence' as one suspect in Barcelona terror attack released

Aug 22nd 2017, 10:10 PM 31,393 Views 0 Comments

Four suspects in all were held, suspected of “terror-related murder”.

Four Spain terror attacks suspects to go before judge today
# Terror
# Terror

Four Spain terror attacks suspects to go before judge today

Aug 22nd 2017, 7:05 AM 12,763 Views 60 Comments

Eight members of the terror cell have been killed in the last week.

# terror - Monday 21 August, 2017

'No evidence of terror': Police rule out terrorism after one dead in Marseille crash
# France
# France

'No evidence of terror': Police rule out terrorism after one dead in Marseille crash

Aug 21st 2017, 7:40 PM 39,243 Views 76 Comments

A convicted criminal with psychiatric problems drove a van into people waiting at two bus stops in Marseille, France today.

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