Terrorism

London bridge attack: suspect had previous terror conviction
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London bridge attack: suspect had previous terror conviction

Attacker named as Usman Khan was known to police and MI5 after previous conviction
29 Nov 2019
The EU countries worst affected by terrorism
London Bridge Attack
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The EU countries worst affected by terrorism

UK tops new rankings following series of high-profile attacks in recent years
20 Nov 2019
Tooba Gondal: who is the alleged ‘Isis matchmaker’?
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Tooba Gondal: who is the alleged ‘Isis matchmaker’?

Former Goldsmiths student who allegedly recruited Shamima Begum is being sent to France despite family’s plea
14 Nov 2019
Terror threat level lowered for first time in two years
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Terror threat level lowered for first time in two years

Home secretary warns that ‘substantial’ continues to indicate a high level of threat
5 Nov 2019
German synagogue attack: shooter is ‘right-wing extremist’
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German synagogue attack: shooter is ‘right-wing extremist’

Lone wolf gunman streamed live video of the deadly shooting on Twitch, echoing the Christchurch massacre in March
10 Oct 2019
Anti-terror police running a secret Prevent database
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Anti-terror police running a secret Prevent database

Human rights campaigners say news is ‘chilling’
7 Oct 2019
Afghanistan election: who will win?
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Afghanistan election: who will win?

The country’s fragile democracy to be put to the test amid stalled peace talks
26 Sep 2019
What is Salafism?
Salafi Salafism
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What is Salafism?

The ultra-conservative Islamic ideology is growing in popularity
19 Sep 2019
Is it safe to travel to Morocco?
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Is it safe to travel to Morocco?

Inquest hears that Briton died of rabies after misdiagnosis following cat bite in north African nation
13 Sep 2019
Instant Opinion: Have Tories reached the ‘end of the road’?
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Instant Opinion: Have Tories reached the ‘end of the road’?

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Wednesday 11 September
11 Sep 2019
How Afghanistan became most dangerous country in the world
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How Afghanistan became most dangerous country in the world

More bombings on Independence Day after 63 people killed in a suicide bomb attack on Kabul wedding
19 Aug 2019
Al-Qa’eda releases Isis ‘blooper reel’
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Al-Qa’eda releases Isis ‘blooper reel’

Leaked propaganda video footage shows Islamic State fighter in Yemen fluffing his lines
16 Aug 2019
Is Indonesia safe to visit in 2019?
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Is Indonesia safe to visit in 2019?

Government launches tourism initiative to create ‘10 New Balis’
14 Aug 2019
Seven tourist destinations recovering from disaster
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Seven tourist destinations recovering from disaster

Tourist hotspots from New Orleans to Egypt have been struck by disasters such as terrorism and hurricanes. How have they recovered?
8 Jul 2019
Is it safe to travel to Greece in 2019?
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Is it safe to travel to Greece in 2019?

Health experts warn of West Nile virus outbreak
17 Jun 2019
Can you travel to Syria?
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Can you travel to Syria?

Sajid Javid enacts controversial new powers to ban UK citizens from entering dangerous parts of the war-torn country
20 May 2019
London Bridge attack: what we’ve learned from the inquest
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London Bridge attack: what we’ve learned from the inquest

CCTV footage reveals that one attacker wiped a blood-stained knife on his beard
9 May 2019
Iran declares all US troops in Middle East ‘terrorists’
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Iran declares all US troops in Middle East ‘terrorists’

New law comes after Donald Trump classifies Iran’s Revolutionary Guard as a terrorist organisation
1 May 2019
Fact check: is Jeremy Corbyn a ‘terrorist sympathiser’?
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Fact check: is Jeremy Corbyn a ‘terrorist sympathiser’?

Labour leader has faced repeat allegations that he supports Hamas and the IRA
26 Apr 2019
Sri Lanka attacks: what we know about the bombers
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Sri Lanka attacks: what we know about the bombers

Nine attackers were well-educated and wealthy, say authorities
25 Apr 2019
Sri Lanka attacks: Islamic State claims responsibility
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Sri Lanka attacks: Islamic State claims responsibility

Terror group claim comes as authorities face anger over failure to act on warnings
24 Apr 2019
Is Sri Lanka on the brink of another civil war?
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Is Sri Lanka on the brink of another civil war?

The Easter Sunday bombings have opened wounds from 26-year-long conflict that ended a decade ago
23 Apr 2019
What is the New IRA and how much danger does it pose?
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What is the New IRA and how much danger does it pose?

Brexit and the suspension of Stormont have ‘given oxygen’ to dissident Republican groups
23 Apr 2019
Lyra McKee: New IRA apologises for shooting of journalist
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Lyra McKee: New IRA apologises for shooting of journalist

Dissident republicans admit responsibility for Derry killing and vows 'utmost care' in future
23 Apr 2019
Sri Lanka attacks ‘linked to international terror network’
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Sri Lanka attacks ‘linked to international terror network’

Government blames local group, but experts point to ‘co-ordination, sophistication and timing’ as proof of foreign involvement
23 Apr 2019
The London nail bombings, 20 years on
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The London nail bombings, 20 years on

Series of bombs targeting the capital’s black, Bangladeshi and gay communities were UK's deadliest neo-Nazi attacks
18 Apr 2019
National Action arrests: what is the far-right group?
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National Action arrests: what is the far-right group?

Neo-Nazi denies membership of group but faces jail time over MP murder threats
3 Apr 2019
UK Islamophobic incidents rise 600% since Christchurch
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UK Islamophobic incidents rise 600% since Christchurch

Muslim community warns government must do more to tackle hate crime before ‘long-term issues develop’
25 Mar 2019
Are Birmingham mosque attacks linked to Christchurch?
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Are Birmingham mosque attacks linked to Christchurch?

Counter-terrorism police investigating five incidents which the Muslim community claim are related to last week’s massacre in New Zealand
22 Mar 2019
Surrey village stabbing declared a terrorism incident
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Surrey village stabbing declared a terrorism incident

Man, 50, arrested on suspicion of attempted murder and racially-aggravated public order offence
18 Mar 2019
White Brits ‘more likely to hold extreme views’
The threat from far-right extremism has grown in recent years
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White Brits ‘more likely to hold extreme views’

New research also shows higher proportion of Muslims than Christians condemn extremist statements
15 Mar 2019
New Zealand shooting: 49 dead at Christchurch mosques
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New Zealand shooting: 49 dead at Christchurch mosques

Shooter live-streamed video of worshippers being gunned down in country's deadliest massacre
15 Mar 2019
Christchurch mosque attack: senator blames Muslims
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Christchurch mosque attack: senator blames Muslims

Fraser Anning says Islamophobic terror attack is result of immigration by followers of the ‘religious equivalent of fascism’
15 Mar 2019
UN to set up global ‘snooper’s league table’
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UN to set up global ‘snooper’s league table’

Human rights expert to measure countries’ privacy safeguards
1 Mar 2019
India vows to ‘isolate’ Pakistan after deadly Kashmir attack
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India vows to ‘isolate’ Pakistan after deadly Kashmir attack

Indian PM Narendra Modi says Delhi has ‘incontrovertible evidence’ that Islamabad supported terrorists behind the attack
15 Feb 2019
Islamic State claims deadly church bombing
Islamic State has claimed a deadly church bombing in the Philippines
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Islamic State claims deadly church bombing

At least 20 killed after two bombs explode in a Philippines cathedral
28 Jan 2019
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