Turkey starts ‘sending home’ detained foreign fighters

By |november 12th, 2019|Daesh, Denmark, Florence Parly, foreign fighters, France, Germany, Horst Seehofer, Islamic State, Kurds, News, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, Syrian war, terrorism, Turkey|

Turkey said on Monday (11 November) it had deported two captives from Islamic State, a German and an American, starting a programme to repatriate detainees that has caused friction with its NATO allies since it launched an offensive in northern Syria.

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Turkish ambassador: EU should cooperate in bringing Syrian refugees to Afrin

By |april 20th, 2018|Afrin, Al Qaeda, Cyprus, Daesh, ethnic cleansing, EU-Turkey, EU-Turkey summit, European Parliament, Gas, Gulenists, ISIS, Kurds, Nato, News, Northern Cyprus, Olive Branch, Syrian war, terrorism, UDSA, Varna summit|

At the Varna summit, President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan told his interlocutors that the EU should cooperate in Syria in terms of helping Syrian refugees to go back to their homes, Turkish ambassador to the EU Faruk Kaymakcı told EURACTIV in an exclusive interview.

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Spain sounds alarm over fighter influx from Sahel

By |februar 9th, 2018|Alfonso Dastis, Asylum, Ceuta, Daesh, Islamic State, Libya, Melilla, Morocco, News, refugee crisis, Sahel, Spain, terrorism|

Spain is worried about security on its southern border due to the possible influx of Islamist fighters to West Africa's Sahel region, Spain's foreign minister told AFP in an interview yesterday (8 February).

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EU unveils strategy to stabilise Iraq following territorial defeat of ISIS

By |januar 9th, 2018|Christos Stylianides, Daesh, development, Federica Mogherini, Haider al-Abadi, humanitarian aid, Iraq, ISIS, Neven Mimica, News, terrorism|

The EU's foreign affairs chief and the European Commission adopted yesterday (8 January) a Joint Communication proposing an EU strategy for Iraq in order to address the many challenges the country faces following the territorial defeat of Islamic State.

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EU hails liberation of Mosul from Islamic State

By |julij 10th, 2017|Daesh, Emmanuel Macron, Federica Mogherini, Iraq, Islamic State, News, terrorism|

EU foreign affairs chief Federica Mogherini on Sunday (9 July) hailed the liberation of Mosul, Iraq’s second city, as a decisive step in the campaign to eliminate terrorist control in parts of the country and to free its people.

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Europol probing IS setting up of social network

By |maj 4th, 2017|Al Qaeda, Daesh, europol, Facebook, Google, Iraq, ISIS, Jan Op Gen Oorth, News, social media, Syria, Telegram, terrorism|

European police are probing whether the Islamic State group and other extremists are setting up a social network to spread propaganda, gain funding and avoid security crackdowns, an official said Wednesday (3 May).

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EU anti-terror czar: ‘The threat is coming from inside Europe’

By |marec 22nd, 2017|Al Qaeda, biometric data, Brussels attacks, Daesh, encryption, EU counter-terrorism strategy, europol, Firearms Directive, foreign fighters, Gilles de Kerchove, internet censorship, ISIS, News, radical Islam, schengen area, Schengen Information System, Security Union, terrorism|

A year after the Brussels attacks, Gilles de Kerchove told EURACTIV.com about the fast pace of development of EU security policy, calling for the “systematic use of biometrics” and “batch comparison” of databases in order to boost security in the Schengen area.

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