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Study: Muslim Parents Would Keep Quiet About Jihadi Children

Some Muslim parents would not speak out if their children went to Syria to fight with terrorists, according to a new study conducted in Birmingham. Muslim parents told academics they feared police would arrest family members who traveled to Syria. The

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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

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Britons Held In Hungary In Breach Of Anti-Terrorism Laws, Jailed

(Reuters) – Two Britons were jailed on Friday after being arrested in Hungary where they were suspected of heading to Syria, in breach of strict travel constraints because they had convictions for terrorism offences. Trevor Brooks, 40, and Simon Keeler,

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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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Men Linked to Jihadi John Given Legal Aid to Sue UK Government

Four terrorism suspects with links to ISIS executioner Jihadi John have been awarded hundreds of thousands of pounds of British taxpayers’ money in legal aid to sue to government for slapping counter-terrorism orders on them – despite having fled the

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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

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