Scandinavia

An image grab taken from a video broadcast in Morocco's news channel 2M on December 18, 2018 shows police officers next to a tent at the scene of a crime where the bodies of two Scandinavian women were found the day before in an isolated mountainous area 10 kilometres (six …

Report: Jihadis in Morocco Hack Tourists to Death for Islamic State Video

Moroccan authorities on Thursday reportedly arrested four suspected jihadis for hacking two Scandinavian backpackers to death and beheading one of them in Morocco’s Atlas Mountains. The suspects allegedly made a video pledging allegiance to the Islamic State (ISIS/ISIL) before the murders.

Denmark

Denmark Passes Law Requiring Handshake to Gain Citizenship

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) – Denmark has adopted a law requiring anyone who becomes a Danish citizen to shake hands at the naturalization ceremony. The move is widely seen as aimed at some Muslims who for religious reasons decline to touch members of the opposite sex.

Police is seen outside Hassleholm Technical School in Haesselholm, Sweden after an explosion on December 20, 2018. - According to medias, a 20-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of terrorism-related crimes. (Photo by Johan NILSSON / TT News Agency / AFP) / Sweden OUT (Photo credit should read JOHAN …

Man Arrested Following Explosion at Swedish School

An unnamed man in his 20s was arrested Thursday following a large explosion at Hässleholm technical school, which was initially investigated as a possible terrorist attack.