Security Services Have Foiled Five UK Terror Plots Since Westminster Attack

The pace of terror plots successfully intercepted and prevented by Britain’s intelligence and counter-terror agencies considerably quickened in the months leading up to the Manchester attack. Security service sources have revealed five terror plots were foiled between the Westminster attack

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Two Fresh Arrests in Manchester Attack Investigation Brings Total to 11

MANCHESTER, England (AP) – Police arrested two more suspects Saturday over the deadly Manchester concert bombing, as Britons began a sunny holiday long weekend under heightened security. Greater Manchester Police said two men, aged 20 and 22, were detained early

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Manchester Bombing Leaves UK Security Services on Back Foot Again

LONDON (AP) – There were plenty of warning signs before Salman Abedi unleashed carnage at Manchester Arena. The concert bombing that left 22 people dead Monday night and dozens hospitalized raises the question of what, if anything, could have been

Police officers carry cases into Granby House following a raid, close to Manchester Piccadilly railway station in Manchester, on May 24, 2017, as their investigations continue into the May 22 terror attack at the Manchester Arena.

Russians Warned Against Visiting UK Over Terror Threat

MOSCOW (AFP) – Russian authorities on Friday warned its citizens against visiting Britain after London raised its threat level in the wake of the Manchester suicide attack. “The Russian embassy in Great Britain recommends Russian citizens refrain from travelling to

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Election Campaign Resumes After Manchester Attack

MANCHESTER (UNITED KINGDOM) (AFP) – Britain’s politicians resume campaigning in earnest on Friday with national security thrust into the spotlight as police scramble to bust a Libya-linked jihadist network thought to be behind the Manchester terror attack. Prime Minister Theresa

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Britain Resumes Sharing Bombing Intel With US After Leaks

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — British police say they have resumed sharing intelligence about the Manchester bombing with U.S. counterparts. Britain had halted the exchange of information after details of the Manchester investigation — including forensic crime-scene photos — appeared in

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Ninth Man Arrested in Connection With Manchester Bombing

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — British police investigating the Manchester Arena bombing have arrested a ninth man while continuing to search addresses associated with the bomber who killed 22 people. Eight other men are in custody in connection with Monday’s blast,

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Libya Says Working Closely With Britain Over Concert Attack

TRIPOLI (AFP) – Libya is working closely with Britain to identify possible “terrorist networks” involved in the attack at a pop concert in Manchester, a senior Libyan official said Thursday. A source close to the family of the suspected suicide

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Investigators Explore Bomber’s Links to Larger Network, Possible European-Wide Conspiracy

LONDON (AP) — British investigators are hunting for potential conspirators linked to the bombing that killed 22 people in a search that is exploring the possibility that the same cell linked to the Paris and Brussels terror attacks was also to blame for the Manchester Arena attack, two officials familiar with the investigation said Wednesday.

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Police Make More Arrests Following Manchester Terror Attack

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Police arrested two more people and were on Thursday searching a new site in Manchester suspected of links to the bombing that killed 22 people at a pop concert, as British authorities complained bitterly about investigation leaks by U.S. officials.

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