Virus lockdown could fuel radicalisation, Europol warns

By |junij 24th, 2020|anti-terrorism, counter terrorism, News, terrorism|

Coronavirus lockdowns could radicalise more terror suspects, the EU’s police agency warned Tuesday (23 June), saying both right and leftwing violence were on the rise. The pandemic’s worldwide economic and social impacts could escalate existing discontents, Europol director Catherine De...

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Iran condemns Germany’s ban on Hezbollah activity

By |maj 2nd, 2020|Hezbollah, Iran, News, terrorism|

Iran has condemned Berlin's ban of Hezbollah activity in Germany and its designation of the Iranian-backed Lebanese group as a terrorist organisation, saying the move serves US and Israeli interests, Iranian state media reported on Friday (1 May).

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Blind faith in technology diverts EU efforts to fight terrorism

By |april 29th, 2020|EDRi, EU, Europe, News, online terrorist content, TERREG, terrorism|

Using the coronavirus crisis to justify the introduction of mandatory filters in the Terrorist Content Regulation is therefore grossly inappropriate, write Chloé Berthélémy, Policy Advisor and Diego Naranjo, Head of Policy at European Digital Rights (EDRi).

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Nigerian activists seek EU backing to end nation’s ‘silent slaughter’

By |marec 31st, 2020|News, Nigeria, religious violence, Sahel, terrorism|

Dr Richard Ikiebe has led recent efforts to get international community backing to stop nearly two decades of ethnic and religious killing in Nigeria. “Now, people are listening to us”, he says.

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US special envoy discusses Taliban deal with re-elected Afghan president

By |februar 20th, 2020|Afghanistan, Ashraf Ghani, elections, Nato, News, Talibans, terrorism, United States, Zalmay Khalizad|

US special envoy Zalmay Khalilzad and Afghan President Ashraf Ghani on Wednesday (19 February) discussed a US deal with Taliban militants on a weeklong reduction in violence, meeting the day after Ghani was declared a winner of a disputed presidential ...

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London attacker served prison term for terrorism offences, police say

By |februar 3rd, 2020|Islamism, News, terrorism, United Kingdom|

A man shot dead after stabbing two people on a busy street in south London on Sunday (2 February 2020) in what police described as a terrorist incident is Sudesh Amman, a former convict who was recently released from prison....

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Trump threatens to hit 52 Iranian targets, Borrell urges ‘de-escalation’

By |januar 5th, 2020|Benjamin Netanyahu, Donald Trump, Iran, Iran nuclear deal, Iraq, Josep Borrell, Mike Pompeo, Nancy Pelosi, Nato, News, terrorism|

European Union foreign policy chief Josep Borrell on Saturday (4 January) stressed the "need for de-escalation" after the US assassination of a top Iranian in Baghdad, while US President Donald Trump threatened to hit 52 Iranian sites “very hard” if Iran attacks Americans or US assets.

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Turkey says it will send most IS detainees to their home countries by year-end

By |november 20th, 2019|foreign fighters, Islamic State, Kurds, News, Syrian war, terrorism, Turkey, YPG|

Turkey will have repatriated most of its Islamic State detainees to their home countries by the end of the year, Interior Minister Süleyman Soylu said on Tuesday (19 November), a week after Turkish authorities began the repatriation programme.

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US urges Europe to take back Islamic State fighters

By |november 19th, 2019|foreign fighters, Islamic State, News, terrorism, United States|

The United States on Monday (18 November) stepped up its push for European countries to repatriate and put on trial their citizens who fought for the Islamic State, launching talks with officials in Brussels.

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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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