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#Terrorism

# terrorism - Saturday 16 October, 2021

Candlelit vigil held in honour of MP David Amess
# Terrorism
# Terrorism

Candlelit vigil held in honour of MP David Amess

Updated Sat 8:20 PM 41,416 Views 24 Comments

Crowds carrying lanterns and candles gathered in darkness to pay tribute to the murdered MP.

# terrorism - Thursday 16 September, 2021

France kills leader of Islamic State in the Greater Sahara
# Isis
# Isis

France kills leader of Islamic State in the Greater Sahara

Sep 16th 2021, 10:56 AM 31,743 Views 14 Comments

Adnan Abu Walid al-Sahrawi was killed in a strike by France’s Barkhane military operation a few weeks ago, French authorities said.

# terrorism - Tuesday 7 September, 2021

Trial of accused 9/11 mastermind restarts, days before 20th anniversary
# Khalid Sheikh Mohammed
# Khalid Sheikh Mohammed

Trial of accused 9/11 mastermind restarts, days before 20th anniversary

Updated Sep 7th 2021, 9:58 PM 42,170 Views 32 Comments

The accused have been locked up in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba for nearly 15 years.

# terrorism - Tuesday 6 July, 2021

Secondary school pupils arrested over alleged Hong Kong terror plot
# Hong Kong
# Hong Kong

Secondary school pupils arrested over alleged Hong Kong terror plot

Jul 6th 2021, 7:53 AM 17,084 Views 4 Comments

The arrests come after months of massive anti-government protests rocked the territory.

# terrorism - Monday 14 June, 2021

Suspect charged with terrorism for truck attack on Muslim family in Canada
# Ontario
# Ontario

Suspect charged with terrorism for truck attack on Muslim family in Canada

Jun 14th 2021, 10:40 PM 8,498 Views 0 Comments

The family were out for a walk on 6 June when a truck driver ploughed into them on purpose, according to authorities.

# terrorism - Thursday 10 June, 2021

Terrorist shot dead on London Bridge was 'lawfully killed', inquest finds
# USMAN KHAN
# USMAN KHAN

Terrorist shot dead on London Bridge was 'lawfully killed', inquest finds

Jun 10th 2021, 5:43 PM 14,587 Views 0 Comments

The 28-year-old was shot dead after he murdered two people and claimed to have a bomb.

# terrorism - Tuesday 8 June, 2021

Trudeau condemns ‘terrorist attack’ after four Muslims killed in Canada
# Ontario
# Ontario

Trudeau condemns ‘terrorist attack’ after four Muslims killed in Canada

Jun 8th 2021, 8:16 PM 10,915 Views 0 Comments

Four members of a family died when a man drove a pick-up vehicle towards them.

# terrorism - Friday 28 May, 2021

London Bridge terror attack victims unlawfully killed, inquest jury rules
# Terrorism
# Terrorism

London Bridge terror attack victims unlawfully killed, inquest jury rules

May 28th 2021, 2:48 PM 16,584 Views 9 Comments

Cambridge graduates Jack Merritt, 25, and Saskia Jones, 23, were fatally stabbed by Usman Khan at an offender educational event in 2019.

# terrorism - Thursday 4 March, 2021

Swedish Prime Minister condemns 'horrific violence' after seven injured in suspected terror attack
# Sweden
# Sweden

Swedish Prime Minister condemns 'horrific violence' after seven injured in suspected terror attack

Mar 4th 2021, 7:56 AM 16,836 Views 21 Comments

The suspect was taken to hospital after being shot in the leg by police.

# terrorism - Thursday 17 December, 2020

US to announce new charges over 1988 Lockerbie bombing
# Lockerbie Bombing
# Lockerbie Bombing

US to announce new charges over 1988 Lockerbie bombing

Dec 17th 2020, 7:43 AM 12,465 Views 1 Comment

The New York-bound flight exploded over the Scottish town in 1988.

# terrorism - Thursday 5 November, 2020

Austria admits security failings leading up to deadly Vienna shooting rampage
# Austria
# Austria

Austria admits security failings leading up to deadly Vienna shooting rampage

Nov 5th 2020, 8:07 AM 15,077 Views 2 Comments

Police detained 14 people in the wake of the shooting.

# terrorism - Tuesday 3 November, 2020

Gunman killed in Vienna terror attack had tried to join IS
# Austria
# Austria

Gunman killed in Vienna terror attack had tried to join IS

Updated Nov 3rd 2020, 6:11 PM 67,858 Views 90 Comments

Two men and two woman were killed in the attack yesterday evening.

UK raises terror threat level to ‘severe’ following Vienna attack
# Terrorist Threat
# Terrorist Threat

UK raises terror threat level to ‘severe’ following Vienna attack

Nov 3rd 2020, 6:00 PM 15,486 Views 5 Comments

The Home Secretary Priti Patel said the escalation meant an attack was now ‘highly likely’.

# terrorism - Sunday 1 November, 2020

Manhunt continues in France after shooting of Greek Orthodox priest
# Lyon
# Lyon

Manhunt continues in France after shooting of Greek Orthodox priest

Updated Nov 1st 2020, 5:36 PM 42,669 Views 24 Comments

The priest remains in a critical condition.

# terrorism - Monday 14 September, 2020

Trial of former Defence Forces member Lisa Smith to begin in January 2022
# Islamic State
# Islamic State

Trial of former Defence Forces member Lisa Smith to begin in January 2022

Sep 14th 2020, 10:44 AM 21,563 Views 0 Comments

Smith is charged with membership of the Islamic State terrorist group and with financing terrorism.

# terrorism - Thursday 27 August, 2020

Christchurch gunman sentenced to life in prison without parole
# Brenton Harrison Tarrant
# Brenton Harrison Tarrant

Christchurch gunman sentenced to life in prison without parole

Aug 27th 2020, 7:05 AM 21,192 Views 19 Comments

Brenton Harrison Tarrant had pleaded guilty to murder, attempted murder and terrorism.

# terrorism - Thursday 20 August, 2020

'He may never be released': Manchester Arena bomb plotter jailed for 55 years
# Old Bailey
# Old Bailey

'He may never be released': Manchester Arena bomb plotter jailed for 55 years

Aug 20th 2020, 2:24 PM 28,667 Views 28 Comments

Hashem Abedi is expected to die in jail after being handed 24 life sentences.

# terrorism - Thursday 9 July, 2020

Serving probationary Metropolitan Police officer charged with terrorism offence
# National Action
# National Action

Serving probationary Metropolitan Police officer charged with terrorism offence

Jul 9th 2020, 10:29 PM 19,601 Views 0 Comments

He has been bailed to appear at Westminster Magistrates’ Court on 6 August.

# terrorism - Thursday 21 May, 2020

FBI says shooting at Texas naval air station was 'terrorism-related'
# Investigation
# Investigation

FBI says shooting at Texas naval air station was 'terrorism-related'

May 21st 2020, 10:55 PM 25,473 Views 14 Comments

The shooting took place at 6.15am today. One person was injured and the gunman was killed.

# terrorism - Thursday 7 May, 2020

Norwegian man appears in court accused of mosque terror attack
# Oslo
# Oslo

Norwegian man appears in court accused of mosque terror attack

May 7th 2020, 11:20 AM 18,659 Views 0 Comments

Philip Manshaus is suspected of killing his stepsister and then storming an Oslo mosque with firearms last year.

# terrorism - Monday 3 February, 2020

Counter-terrorism police raid two houses following London stabbing attack
# London Attack
# London Attack

Counter-terrorism police raid two houses following London stabbing attack

Feb 3rd 2020, 1:48 PM 9,529 Views 10 Comments

Sudesh Amman, who was wearing a fake suicide vest, was shot on a street in south London yesterday.

Man shot dead by police in London stabbing attack was convicted terrorist
# London Attack
# London Attack

Man shot dead by police in London stabbing attack was convicted terrorist

Feb 3rd 2020, 7:20 AM 22,167 Views 0 Comments

It is understood Amman, who was jailed in December 2018, had been freed in the past six weeks.

# terrorism - Sunday 2 February, 2020

Met Police say London stabbing attack is believed to be 'Islamist-related'
# Streatham
# Streatham

Met Police say London stabbing attack is believed to be 'Islamist-related'

Updated Feb 2nd 2020, 7:25 PM 104,633 Views 102 Comments

Police fatally shot a man, who was wearing a hoax device, at the scene in Streatham this afternoon.

# terrorism - 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 33,703 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.

# terrorism - Monday 9 December, 2019

Fatal US naval base shooting presumed to be act of terrorism, FBI says
# Florida
# Florida

Fatal US naval base shooting presumed to be act of terrorism, FBI says

Dec 9th 2019, 8:12 AM 11,260 Views 9 Comments

The US has sought the assistance of Saudi officials as they try to gather information about the gunman.

# terrorism - Saturday 7 December, 2019

Police renew appeal for witnesses to London bridge terrorist attack
# Met Police
# Met Police

Police renew appeal for witnesses to London bridge terrorist attack

Dec 7th 2019, 1:40 PM 6,514 Views 0 Comments

Police have taken more than 300 statements and retrieved more than 80 hours of CCTV footage.

# terrorism - Sunday 1 December, 2019

Both London Bridge victims named as Cambridge University graduates
# London Bridge
# London Bridge

Both London Bridge victims named as Cambridge University graduates

Updated Dec 1st 2019, 4:30 PM 56,084 Views 21 Comments

Met Police have named the victims as Jack Merritt (25) and Saskia Jones (23).

# terrorism - Monday 18 November, 2019

'An impossible task': Facebook counter-terrorism chief on trying to rid social media of extremist content
# Terrorism
# Terrorism

'An impossible task': Facebook counter-terrorism chief on trying to rid social media of extremist content

Nov 18th 2019, 5:20 PM 10,302 Views 14 Comments

Dr Erin Marie Saltman was speaking during a visit to Dublin this afternoon.

# terrorism - Wednesday 13 November, 2019

Explainer: Any potential Lisa Smith prosecution would face challenges due to 'insufficient' Irish legislation
# Lisa Smith
# Lisa Smith

Explainer: Any potential Lisa Smith prosecution would face challenges due to 'insufficient' Irish legislation

Nov 13th 2019, 2:11 PM 11,175 Views 30 Comments

Legal experts have said that Irish prosecutors will have limited options if they charge Lisa Smith.

# terrorism - Tuesday 12 November, 2019

Lisa Smith will be subject to security assessment on arrival in Ireland
# Risk Assessment
# Risk Assessment

Lisa Smith will be subject to security assessment on arrival in Ireland

Nov 12th 2019, 3:30 PM 19,961 Views 113 Comments

Yesterday Turkey said it was in the process of deporting 20 ‘foreign jihadists’.

# terrorism - Tuesday 8 October, 2019

German officials investigating 'terrorist' motive after lorry attack
# Limburg
# Limburg

German officials investigating 'terrorist' motive after lorry attack

Oct 8th 2019, 12:23 PM 13,861 Views 6 Comments

A man hijacked a lorry in the city of Limburg on Monday.

# terrorism - Friday 4 October, 2019

Facebook warned that new privacy rules could aid terrorism and child abuse
# Message Encryption
# Message Encryption

Facebook warned that new privacy rules could aid terrorism and child abuse

Oct 4th 2019, 11:37 AM 11,590 Views 15 Comments

The social media network has been dogged by several privacy scandals in recent years.

# terrorism - Wednesday 2 October, 2019

Isis views Ireland as 'somewhere to fundraise rather than attack'
# Prison
# Prison

Isis views Ireland as 'somewhere to fundraise rather than attack'

Oct 2nd 2019, 12:26 PM 26,267 Views 52 Comments

Five people are serving prison sentences in Ireland for convictions related to Islamist extremism offences, according to a new report.

# terrorism - Wednesday 11 September, 2019

Man arrested over New IRA bomb found outside family home in Tyrone
# Strabane
# Strabane

Man arrested over New IRA bomb found outside family home in Tyrone

Sep 11th 2019, 11:27 AM 7,656 Views 8 Comments

Police believe the New IRA intended to fire the mortar into Strabane police station.

# terrorism - 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 27,100 Views 92 Comments

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

# terrorism - 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 20,658 Views 32 Comments

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

# terrorism - Thursday 8 August, 2019

Trump says he had 'amazing day' after meeting victims of latest mass shootings
# Terrorism
# Terrorism

Trump says he had 'amazing day' after meeting victims of latest mass shootings

Aug 8th 2019, 7:37 AM 25,998 Views 73 Comments

The US president faced protests as he met victims in Ohio and Texas, but the White House said he was ‘treated like a rock star’.

# terrorism - Saturday 13 July, 2019

Election candidate among 26 people killed in attack on Somalia hotel
# Kismayo
# Kismayo

Election candidate among 26 people killed in attack on Somalia hotel

Jul 13th 2019, 3:37 PM 9,957 Views 1 Comment

A suicide bomber rammed a vehicle loaded with explosives into the hotel before armed gunmen forced their way inside.

# terrorism - Friday 21 June, 2019

Married couple who sent €261 to their son in Syria found guilty of funding terrorism by UK court
# Jihadi Jack
# Jihadi Jack

Married couple who sent €261 to their son in Syria found guilty of funding terrorism by UK court

Jun 21st 2019, 5:42 PM 55,901 Views 50 Comments

In September 2015, they sent the funds via an intermediary in Lebanon who was nominated by their son, nicknamed Jihadi Jack.

# terrorism - Tuesday 21 May, 2019

Man accused of Christchurch mosque shooting charged with terrorism
# New Zealand
# New Zealand

Man accused of Christchurch mosque shooting charged with terrorism

May 21st 2019, 11:39 AM 10,289 Views 0 Comments

The 28 year old Australian was already facing murder and attempted murder charges.

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