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#Terrorism

# terrorism - Wednesday 16 May, 2018

Charlie Flanagan says data from airlines will be 'invaluable' in combating terrorism
# Info
# Info

Charlie Flanagan says data from airlines will be 'invaluable' in combating terrorism

May 16th 2018, 7:10 AM 10,620 Views 35 Comments

Air carriers are now obliged to provide EU member states with passenger information.

# terrorism - Friday 11 May, 2018

Pictures: 'Significant' amount of guns and explosives found during 12 day search in Lurgan
# Terrorism
# Terrorism

Pictures: 'Significant' amount of guns and explosives found during 12 day search in Lurgan

May 11th 2018, 6:03 PM 14,325 Views 16 Comments

A pipe bomb uncovered near a nursery would “almost certainly” have killed or caused injury if detonated.

# terrorism - Thursday 3 May, 2018

Court of Appeal upholds decision to allow State to deport man with alleged Islamic terrorism links
# Court Of Appeal
# Court Of Appeal

Court of Appeal upholds decision to allow State to deport man with alleged Islamic terrorism links

May 3rd 2018, 7:21 PM 9,168 Views 0 Comments

The man, who cannot be identified for legal reasons, denies consulting with extremist leaders outside Ireland.

# terrorism - Friday 20 April, 2018

Basque separatist group ETA apologises for 'pain' and 'harm' it caused
# Lo Siento
# Lo Siento

Basque separatist group ETA apologises for 'pain' and 'harm' it caused

Apr 20th 2018, 8:12 AM 9,407 Views 17 Comments

The statement came just days before ETA is expected to announce its dissolution.

# terrorism - 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 13,232 Views 0 Comments

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

# terrorism - Monday 26 March, 2018

Defence Forces looking to recruit 480 people to help 'defend against modern threats'
# Terrorism
# Terrorism

Defence Forces looking to recruit 480 people to help 'defend against modern threats'

Mar 26th 2018, 3:30 PM 60,700 Views 89 Comments

The government wants to maintain a strength level of 9,500 personnel across the Army, Naval Service and Air Corps.

# terrorism - Friday 23 March, 2018

Policeman critical after swapping himself for hostage as three die in France terrorist attack
# Trebes
# Trebes

Policeman critical after swapping himself for hostage as three die in France terrorist attack

Mar 23rd 2018, 7:35 PM 121,589 Views 75 Comments

The attacker had pledged allegiance to Islamic State.

# terrorism - Wednesday 21 March, 2018

Gardaí investigate potential Islamic extremist link to €500k invoice fraud against Dublin Zoo
# Islamic Extremism
# Islamic Extremism

Gardaí investigate potential Islamic extremist link to €500k invoice fraud against Dublin Zoo

Mar 21st 2018, 12:05 AM 41,710 Views 39 Comments

A “substantial amount” of the money has been recovered but detectives are now probing the origins of the scam.

# terrorism - Tuesday 13 March, 2018

Why does a person become radicalised? That's the million dollar question
# Terrorism
# Terrorism

Why does a person become radicalised? That's the million dollar question

Mar 13th 2018, 8:15 PM 21,998 Views 35 Comments

We speak to experts and a young man who wanted to travel to Syria.

# terrorism - Wednesday 21 February, 2018

Husband of Irish woman shot dead while on holiday in Tunisia found her beneath a beach towel
# Terrorism
# Terrorism

Husband of Irish woman shot dead while on holiday in Tunisia found her beneath a beach towel

Feb 21st 2018, 9:30 PM 35,109 Views 13 Comments

38 people were killed in the 2015 attack, including three Irish people.

# terrorism - Saturday 17 February, 2018

'Terrorists don't care who they kill': Theresa May says Europe must protect citizens
# Brexit
# Brexit

'Terrorists don't care who they kill': Theresa May says Europe must protect citizens

Feb 17th 2018, 10:24 AM 7,689 Views 59 Comments

She called for a “deep and special partnership” to be maintained between the UK and the European Union post-Brexit.

# terrorism - Tuesday 13 February, 2018

Uzbek asylum seeker pleads guilty to terrorism over Stockholm truck attack that killed five people
# Sweden
# Sweden

Uzbek asylum seeker pleads guilty to terrorism over Stockholm truck attack that killed five people

Feb 13th 2018, 10:09 AM 9,448 Views 0 Comments

Rakhmat Akilov appeared in the Stockholm courtroom this morning.

# terrorism - Sunday 28 January, 2018

Pakistan accused of supporting militants who killed nearly 100 in suicide bombing yesterday
# Kabul
# Kabul

Pakistan accused of supporting militants who killed nearly 100 in suicide bombing yesterday

Jan 28th 2018, 8:17 AM 7,390 Views 33 Comments

The Afghan government the attack was carried out by the Taliban-linked Haqqani network with Pakistani backing.

# terrorism - 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 10,037 Views 42 Comments

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

# terrorism - Thursday 4 January, 2018

'With relative garda silence on Dundalk attacks, speculation and Islamaphobia swept across Internet'
# Louth
# Louth

'With relative garda silence on Dundalk attacks, speculation and Islamaphobia swept across Internet'

Jan 4th 2018, 6:21 PM 42,110 Views 28 Comments

Proactive, public engagement and dynamic crisis communication are built into the emergency response planning of the police forces within most EU states, writes Tom Clonan.

# terrorism - Monday 1 January, 2018

Trump: 'Pakistan has given nothing but lies and deceit in return for billions in funding'
# Islamabad
# Islamabad

Trump: 'Pakistan has given nothing but lies and deceit in return for billions in funding'

Jan 1st 2018, 5:29 PM 16,643 Views 78 Comments

He said Pakistan thinks of US leaders as ‘fools’.

# terrorism - Friday 29 December, 2017

Gunman kills nine in attack on Egyptian church
# Cairo
# Cairo

Gunman kills nine in attack on Egyptian church

Dec 29th 2017, 2:13 PM 9,030 Views 47 Comments

The jihadist had been armed with an assault rifle, 150 rounds of ammunition and a bomb.

# terrorism - 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 8,717 Views 100 Comments

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

# terrorism - Tuesday 26 December, 2017

How Europol is fighting a war online against Islamic extremists
# Terrorism
# Terrorism

How Europol is fighting a war online against Islamic extremists

Dec 26th 2017, 6:00 PM 9,965 Views 15 Comments

More than 45,000 extremist messages in two years have been removed from the internet due to Europol’s intervention.

# terrorism - 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 10,567 Views 31 Comments

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

# terrorism - Friday 15 December, 2017

Man loses case against Irish council's refusal to hold ceremony for Christians killed by IS
# Discrimination
# Discrimination

Man loses case against Irish council's refusal to hold ceremony for Christians killed by IS

Dec 15th 2017, 5:17 PM 18,548 Views 86 Comments

The man had claimed the council was discriminating against him on religious grounds by refusing to hold a wreath-laying ceremony.

# terrorism - Wednesday 13 December, 2017

New York bombing accused posted to Donald Trump's Facebook before attack
# Times Square
# Times Square

New York bombing accused posted to Donald Trump's Facebook before attack

Dec 13th 2017, 7:27 AM 10,711 Views 0 Comments

No one but the bomber was seriously injured in Monday’s attack.

# terrorism - Tuesday 12 December, 2017

New York subway bomber suspect charged with terror offences
# New York Bomber
# New York Bomber

New York subway bomber suspect charged with terror offences

Dec 12th 2017, 2:23 PM 7,768 Views 0 Comments

Akayed Ullah’s wife has been questioned in Bangladesh.

# terrorism - Thursday 7 December, 2017

After bugging his pub conversations, gardaí found these explosives in Real IRA leader's house
# Seamus McGrane
# Seamus McGrane

After bugging his pub conversations, gardaí found these explosives in Real IRA leader's house

Dec 7th 2017, 6:00 PM 21,529 Views 25 Comments

Seamus McGrane was earlier sentenced to 11-and-a-half years for plotting an attack during Prince Charles’ State visit two years ago.

Real IRA leader jailed for 11-and-a-half years for plotting attack during Prince Charles visit
# Courts
# Courts

Real IRA leader jailed for 11-and-a-half years for plotting attack during Prince Charles visit

Dec 7th 2017, 11:56 AM 16,230 Views 31 Comments

Seamus McGrane was convicted of directing terrorism in the State.

# terrorism - Monday 27 November, 2017

Central Bank fines life assurance firm €1m over money laundering and terrorist financing breaches
# Intesa
# Intesa

Central Bank fines life assurance firm €1m over money laundering and terrorist financing breaches

Nov 27th 2017, 12:57 PM 19,348 Views 29 Comments

The fine reflects the significant increase in penalties imposed for such breaches in recent years.

# terrorism - Sunday 19 November, 2017

Bodies of hundreds of Islamic State fighters kept in refrigerated containers in Libya
# Conflict
# Conflict

Bodies of hundreds of Islamic State fighters kept in refrigerated containers in Libya

Nov 19th 2017, 8:30 AM 21,102 Views 19 Comments

The corpses have been stored there for the past year awaiting a final decision on their fate.

# terrorism - Sunday 5 November, 2017

'You never know who would be after us': Security beefed up at Leinster House amid fear of threats
# Airport Screening
# Airport Screening

'You never know who would be after us': Security beefed up at Leinster House amid fear of threats

Nov 5th 2017, 9:30 PM 26,819 Views 89 Comments

The Taoiseach has criticised security at Leinster House for being far less stringent as other national parliaments.

# terrorism - Saturday 28 October, 2017

Australian troops train Filipino soldiers in urban warfare to combat Islamic extremists
# Philippines
# Philippines

Australian troops train Filipino soldiers in urban warfare to combat Islamic extremists

Oct 28th 2017, 7:45 AM 6,040 Views 5 Comments

Troops have been battling extremists in the southern city of Marawi.

# terrorism - Monday 23 October, 2017

EU money could protect public spaces in Cork, Dublin, Limerick and Galway from terror attacks
# Terrorism
# Terrorism

EU money could protect public spaces in Cork, Dublin, Limerick and Galway from terror attacks

Oct 23rd 2017, 6:15 AM 10,158 Views 36 Comments

The new fund will help cities build barriers that could prevent terror attacks.

# terrorism - Tuesday 10 October, 2017

Police in Antrim find rocket launcher and 'terrorist related' tools
# Crime
# Crime

Police in Antrim find rocket launcher and 'terrorist related' tools

Oct 10th 2017, 5:41 PM 7,779 Views 9 Comments

Officers also found a replica pistol, a baseball bat and a hammer.

# terrorism - Saturday 7 October, 2017

Undercover FBI agent helped foil bomb plot in Times Square
# Islamic State
# Islamic State

Undercover FBI agent helped foil bomb plot in Times Square

Oct 7th 2017, 2:24 PM 21,263 Views 0 Comments

The men in question also allegedly planned to target concerts in New York.

# terrorism - 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 11,556 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.

# terrorism - Sunday 1 October, 2017

Attack on officer outside Canadian football game and high-speed chase being investigated as terrorism
# Canadian Football League
# Canadian Football League

Attack on officer outside Canadian football game and high-speed chase being investigated as terrorism

Oct 1st 2017, 11:42 AM 12,827 Views 49 Comments

A van hit and injured four pedestrians before it rolled and the suspect was arrested.

# terrorism - Monday 25 September, 2017

Seventh person arrested in connection with Parsons Green train bombing
# Terrorism
# Terrorism

Seventh person arrested in connection with Parsons Green train bombing

Sep 25th 2017, 2:20 PM 5,922 Views 0 Comments

A 20-year-old man was detained in Wales.

# terrorism - Wednesday 13 September, 2017

Fine Gael MEP says Ireland needs to re-examine its neutrality ahead of Brexit
# Security
# Security

Fine Gael MEP says Ireland needs to re-examine its neutrality ahead of Brexit

Sep 13th 2017, 5:52 PM 17,711 Views 181 Comments

Jean-Claude Juncker has called for the EU to implement plans for a common defence strategy

# terrorism - Monday 28 August, 2017

Terror in Ireland: 'We face a new threat and we must be imaginative in how we use the arms of State'
# Opinion
# Opinion

Terror in Ireland: 'We face a new threat and we must be imaginative in how we use the arms of State'

Aug 28th 2017, 6:30 AM 21,461 Views 109 Comments

It’s not that long ago when my generation of soldier played a full part in securing the State as part of Aid to the Civil Power operations, writes Declan Power.

# terrorism - Saturday 26 August, 2017

Man wielding four-foot sword injured three police officers near Buckingham Palace last night
# London
# London

Man wielding four-foot sword injured three police officers near Buckingham Palace last night

Aug 26th 2017, 12:34 PM 4,656 Views 36 Comments

The Met Police are treating the incident as terrorism.

# terrorism - 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 17,407 Views 0 Comments

Four suspects appeared in court yesterday.

# terrorism - Monday 21 August, 2017

'She thought I was dead': Irish survivor of Barcelona attack speaks out
# Las Ramblas
# Las Ramblas

'She thought I was dead': Irish survivor of Barcelona attack speaks out

Aug 21st 2017, 5:03 PM 20,346 Views 2 Comments

An Irish-Filipino family were caught up in the Barcelona terror attack last week.