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More Than 50 Jihadists ‘Planning Attacks In UK’

Islamic State jihadists are reportedly plotting more than 20 terror attacks on British soil as a follow-up from the deadly attacks in Paris and Brussels. Officials at security service MI5 suspect that more than 50 extremists among the 450 or

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280 Terror Arrests in UK Last Year

British police arrested 280 terror suspects last year, including 45 women and 16 children, Home Office figures reveal. Although the total number of arrests has fallen slightly, there has been a surge in the number of female suspects and under-18s

Teenager Guilty Of Attempting to Join Islamic State

A teenager from Blackburn is facing jail after being convicted of attempting to flee to Syria to wage holy war with Islamic State. Ednane Mahmood, 19, was found guilty of attempting to travel to Syria to commit acts of terrorism

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UK Terror Suspect Is A ‘Great Dad’

Neighbours of a terror suspect have described him as a “smashing neighbour” from a “nice, loving family”. The 40-year-old man, who has not been named, was arrested in Sheffield on Wednesday and held on suspicion of preparing to commit an

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UK Spy Agency Warns: Biggest Terror Threat In A Decade

National security agency MI5 and counter terror police chiefs have met to discuss the possibility of raising the UK’s threat level to ‘critical’, meaning an attack is imminent. The revelation comes just 24-hours before the nation stops to remember the dead