Tag: Radical Islamic Terrorism

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Seven Dead After Attack on Orthodox Church in Russian Province of Chechnya

MOSCOW (AP) – Four gunmen attacked a Russian Orthodox church in the mostly Muslim Russian province of Chechnya on Saturday but were killed by security forces in a clash that also left two policemen and a churchgoer dead. The attack underscored security challenges in Russia as it prepares to host the World Cup next month.

FRANKFURT AM MAIN, GERMANY - FEBRUARY 01: Police are seen outside the Bilal mosque in Griesheim district following anti-terror raids across the state of Hesse on February 1, 2017 in Frankfurt, Germany. Approximately 1,000 police officers were involved in the raids of 54 residences, apartments and businesses. Police arrested a …

Anti-Terror Chief Warns of ‘Complex Attacks’ in the Near Future

Olaf Lindner, the new president of the German Federal Police Special Forces Directorate, has warned that German authorities expect “complex” terror attacks to be attempted in Germany in the future. Lindner, the former head of Germany’s top anti-terror unit GSG 9,

Candles, flowers and messages at a makeshift memorial around the commemorative plaque outside the Bataclan concert hall

Only Surviving Paris Terrorist Refuses to Stand for Trial

BRUSSELS (AP) – The only surviving member of the Islamic State cell that attacked Paris in November 2015 refused to rise for a Belgian court on Monday, or answer questions about his actions, during his first appearance in public since his arrest nearly two years ago.

KCNA released its report on Pyongyang's annual white paper on US human rights violations as Donald Trump began his State of the Union speech, in which he condemned the North

‘Radical Islamic Terrorism,’ ‘Jihad’ Absent from State of the Union

WASHINGTON, DC — U.S. President Donald Trump failed to broach any subject using the terms “radical Islamic terrorism,” “jihadist,” or any of their variations during his first State of the Union address (SOTU), refusing to use phrases some of his advisers have tried to discourage the commander-in-chief from using in the past.

BERLIN, GERMANY - OCTOBER 03: Two German policemen patrol an amusement area set up along 17th of June Street in Tiergarten Park near the Brandenburg Gate on German Unity Day (Tag der Deutschen Einheit) on October 3, 2017 in Berlin, Germany. Unity Day commemorates the reunification of East and West …

Police Chief: Islamic State Terror Threat Still High

Berlin Police president Klaus Kandt has warned that the threat of Islamic State terrorism remains high in major German cities despite the group’s losses in the Middle East, saying that the government needs structural reform to meet new challenges.