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#Terrorism

# terrorism - Today’s News

Suspect in Barcelona attack says terror cell planned to target monuments

Four suspects appeared in court yesterday.

# terrorism - Monday 21 August, 2017

'She thought I was dead': Irish survivor of Barcelona attack speaks out

An Irish-Filipino family were caught up in the Barcelona terror attack last week.

# terrorism - Friday 18 August, 2017

Council investigating whether bollards are needed to prevent a Grafton Street terror attack

Fears had been raised that Ireland’s major urban centres like Dublin’s pedestrianised Grafton Street could be targeted.

Father and son injured as Irish family of four caught up in Barcelona terror attack

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar expressed his abhorrence at the attack.

# terrorism - Thursday 17 August, 2017

Police in Catalonia say driver in Barcelona van attack still on the run

Catalonia has declared three days of mourning for the region.

# terrorism - Monday 14 August, 2017

17 people dead after gunmen open fire on restaurant in Burkina Faso

The victims’ nationalities have yet to be confirmed.

# terrorism - Monday 31 July, 2017

'An extremely dangerous terrorist': Antrim Royal Marine jailed for 18 years for making bombs

Ciarán Maxwell (31), from Larne, manufactured large amounts of ammunition and explosives.

# terrorism - Sunday 30 July, 2017

Australian PM says an 'elaborate terror plot' to bring down an airplane has been foiled

“The threat of terrorism is very real,” Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said.

# terrorism - Thursday 27 July, 2017

Supreme Court blocks State from deporting Algerian man linked to terrorism

The judge said it was not clear why the Minister for Justice concluded that the man was not at risk of being tortured if deported.

# terrorism - Tuesday 25 July, 2017

Video footage suggests Russia may be arming the Taliban

The footage obtained by CNN shows Taliban fighters brandishing weapons they claim were supplied by Russian government sources.

# terrorism - Saturday 15 July, 2017

Indonesia the latest country to partially ban messaging app Telegram over terror fears

Telegram CEO, Pavel Durov, said the firm will investigate the Indonesia charges.

# terrorism - Friday 14 July, 2017

Watch: Gardaí test response to terror attack in simulation at Dublin's Docklands Terror Threat This post contains videos

Watch: Gardaí test response to terror attack in simulation at Dublin's Docklands

The Garda Commissioner said there is no intelligence to say a threat such as this will happen but it is important for officers to be prepared.

# terrorism - Tuesday 11 July, 2017

US general says he hopes ISIS leader is 'deader than a doornail' but cannot confirm death

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said it received information from top IS leaders confirming his death.

# terrorism - Thursday 6 July, 2017

Man who claimed he found gun and explosives in a cemetery jailed for terrorism offences

He was also handed a 15 year notification order.

# terrorism - Monday 3 July, 2017

Teen who planned bomb attack at Elton John concert sentenced to life imprisonment

The 19-year-old man was planning an attack to mark the 15th anniversary of the 9/11 tragedy.

# terrorism - Saturday 1 July, 2017

Two men arrested at Heathrow on suspicion of terrorism offences

The men – both aged 21 and from Leicester and Birmingham – were detained after landing on a flight from Turkey.

# terrorism - Monday 19 June, 2017

Irish internet users show increasing interest in Islamic State propaganda magazines

These publications justify recent attacks in Europe and glorify terrorism.

# terrorism - Friday 16 June, 2017

Countering radicalisation: 'Tell people if you work hard, you can have a better future'

For real success, we must prevent the radicalisation of individuals, writes Bart Somers.

# terrorism - Thursday 15 June, 2017

Why has the terrorism threat level not been raised here?

There are moves afoot that show increased security here and Taoiseach Varadkar needs to further strengthen our hand.

# terrorism - Wednesday 14 June, 2017

British man who intended to join IS jailed for 6 years

The 24-year-old pleaded guilty at the Old Bailey last month.

# terrorism - Monday 12 June, 2017

Police searching landfill for blue suitcase used by Manchester bomber

Images of barrels stored in his car have also been released.

# terrorism - Saturday 10 June, 2017

London attack: Men 'tried to use 7.5 tonne lorry'

Police also released an image and appealed for information on the knives used in the attack.

# terrorism - Friday 9 June, 2017

Video sharing platforms will have to place warnings on harmful content which might incite terrorism

Communications Minister Denis Naughten said his department will begin work on the new law next year

# terrorism - Thursday 8 June, 2017

'A perfect older brother': Another London attack victim identified

Alexandre Pigeard was one of eight people killed during the attack last Saturday.

Actor mistaken for terrorist after rehearsing lines on train in France

He was questioned by police after a guard overheard him say ‘weapon’ and ‘gun’.

Three men arrested in London on suspicion of terrorism offences not connected to bridge attack

The men, all aged in their 30s, were arrested overnight.

# terrorism - Wednesday 7 June, 2017

Spanish man who used skateboard to try to defend woman from London attacker confirmed dead

The Spanish national was one of eight people killed in the incident.

Senior gardaí claim armed units could respond to O'Connell Bridge terror attack within eight minutes

The Commissioner today said the force is taking our national security very seriously.

Man shot after attacking French policeman with a hammer claimed to be 'a soldier of the caliphate'

The suspect later claimed to be a “soldier of the caliphate” of the Islamic State group.

Man arrested at Heathrow Airport over Manchester bombing

To date 19 people have been arrested in connection with the investigation, 12 of whom have been released without charge.

Man arrested over London attack as police search house

The third attacker was named by police last night.

May says she will change human rights laws to fight terrorism

Speaking last night ahead of tomorrow’s general election, May framed the vote as a vote for the security of the country.

# terrorism - Tuesday 6 June, 2017

'She died trying to help people': Victims' families pay tribute to loved ones

Seven people died in the London terror attack on Saturday night.

Imam says extremists are targeting 'vulnerable' young Muslims in Ireland

The chair of the Irish Muslim Peace and Integration Council has said people who have been radicalised “need professional help”.

'Evil extremists will not win': Minute's silence to be held for London victims

Security issues are top of the agenda as general election campaigning enters its final stretch in the UK.

'A terrorist attack': Man dies in shootout with Australian police following siege

Yacqub Khayre killed one person, and took another hostage in the attack.

# terrorism - Monday 5 June, 2017

Ariana Grande and 50,000 fans come together for star-studded Manchester concert

Justin Bieber, Robbie Williams and Katy Perry were among the stars of the concert dedicated to the victims of the Manchester Arena bombing.

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