Tag: Stockholm Attack

Swedish

Migrant Stockholm Truck Attacker had Sworn Allegiance to Islamic State

STOCKHOLM (AP) — An Uzbek man who carried out a deadly attack on Stockholm last year swore allegiance to the Islamic State group in a video and wrote that he wanted “to scare the infidels and leave my life,” prosecutors said Tuesday as his trial began.

French forensic officers look for evidence near a truck which ploughed through a crowd celebrating Bastille Day in Nice, on July 15, 2016

Trucks and Cars Now Weapons of Choice for Terrorists

BARCELONA (AFP) – A driver deliberately ploughed a van into pedestrians on one of Spain’s busiest streets on Thursday, injuring a number of people in what police called a “terrorist attack”.

Stockholm

Sweden Cracks Down on Illegal Workers after Truck Attack

Sweden on Thursday announced tougher measures against illegal immigration, weeks after the main suspect behind the deadly Stockholm attack was identified as an Uzbek who had ignored a deportation order.

industry

Blame Terrorists, Not Trucks, Haulage Industry Tells Swedish Politicians

Unions representing the road haulage industry and transport workers in Sweden have requested the government refrain from introducing draconian measures against their sector following the terror attack in Stockholm. “It is the terrorists who are the problem, not the trucks