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# terrorists - Tuesday 26 December, 2017

How Europol is fighting a war online against Islamic extremists

More than 45,000 extremist messages in two years have been removed from the internet due to Europol’s intervention.

# terrorists - Wednesday 18 October, 2017

MI5 boss says UK is facing 'intense' terrorism that is becoming 'harder to detect'

The UK has suffered five terror attacks since the start of this year.

# terrorists - 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.

# terrorists - Wednesday 26 April, 2017

'We can't keep our head in the sand': Only 3 armed gardaí covering Dublin Airport

Rank-and-file gardaí have warned they are not prepared for the types of terrorist attacks that have been happening in Europe.

# terrorists - Saturday 24 December, 2016

Taoiseach says 'you can't rule anything out' but gardaí vigilant against terror attacks

The Taoiseach also addressed calls for mosques and Islamic education to be regulated by the government.

# terrorists - Friday 23 December, 2016

Merkel thanks Italy after Berlin market attack suspect shot dead in Milan

The news was confirmed by the Italian Interior Minister.

# terrorists - Wednesday 16 November, 2016

Bashar al-Assad says Trump will be a 'natural ally' if he keeps campaign promises

The US leads an international coalition that is conducting air strikes against IS jihadists in Syria and neighbouring Iraq, and also backs rebels fighting the Assad regime.

# terrorists - Friday 24 June, 2016

Alleged Islamic State recruiter has his deportation challenge dismissed

The man had been trying to prevent his deportation to Jordan.

# terrorists - Wednesday 13 April, 2016

Gardaí say they'd 'run around like headless chickens' in the event of a terrorist attack

Sergeants and inspectors passed a motion calling on a review of the force’s capabilities and for more information to be given to them about threats.

# terrorists - Thursday 24 March, 2016

Man arrested in 'advanced stages' of terror plot in France

The French interior minister said there were no links “at this stage” between the plan and the attacks in Paris or Brussels.

# terrorists - Wednesday 23 March, 2016

'It was terrifying to be at the heart of an event the world was watching'

Sligo man, Heber Rowan, who is living in Brussels says yesterday was a day that ripped through the heart of life in Brussels.

# terrorists - Wednesday 16 March, 2016

Manhunt for terrorist suspects continues as Islamic State flag found at scene of shootout

One person was killed and four officers injured in a shootout last night.

# terrorists - Saturday 16 January, 2016

Al-Qaeda gunmen kill at least 20 people outside African hotel popular with tourists

Around 10 vehicles were on fire in the street where the four-star Splendid hotel is located in a busy, central area of Ouagadougou.

# terrorists - Saturday 19 December, 2015

This map shows Islamic State's expanding reach across Europe

Calls to action in Europe have led to a number of successful attacks for the terrorist group this year.

# terrorists - Wednesday 9 December, 2015

Third attacker at Bataclan venue identified, says police source

The two other attackers have already been named.

# terrorists - Friday 20 November, 2015

Sinn Féin MLA now insists Isis ARE 'terrorists'

Phil Flanagan had earlier been reported to say that he did not consider the organisation as ‘terrorists’.

# terrorists - Tuesday 13 October, 2015

Man charged over collecting information on police likely to be of use to terrorists

He’s due in court tomorrow morning.

# terrorists - Sunday 28 June, 2015

Islamic State, one year on: The relationship between media and terrorist organisations must change

As we approach the one year anniversary of Islamic State’s so-called ‘Caliphate’, ISIL will be seeking to make itself appear as strong as ever.

# terrorists - Saturday 27 June, 2015

This is the man the Islamic State claims was responsible for Tunisia attack

In a statement, the terrorist group said it had targeted ‘dens of fornication, vice and apostasy’.

# terrorists - Friday 16 January, 2015

Five charged with terrorism after Belgium raids

Two people were killed in the raid at Verviers last night.

# terrorists - Tuesday 30 December, 2014

'Decapitate him, burn him alive': Islamic State supporters call for hostage's death

Moaz al-Kasasba was captured last week after his plane was reportedly shot down in Syria.

# terrorists - Thursday 18 September, 2014

800 police stop Islamic State plan to 'behead random Australian'

The major pre-dawn operation resulted in 15 arrests.

# terrorists - Sunday 3 August, 2014

China places official death toll of 'gang attack' at 96

37 civilians and 59 “terrorists” were killed in the incident last week in Xinjiang.

# terrorists - Friday 18 July, 2014

Palestine UN representative holds back tears during Security Council meeting

The US reaffirmed its strong support for Israel’s right to defend itself.

# terrorists - Wednesday 26 February, 2014

Man who hacked British soldier to death sentenced to life in prison

Michael Adebolajo and his accomplice Michael Adebowale – also sentenced today – were dragged from the dock after screaming at the judge during sentencing.

# terrorists - Friday 17 January, 2014

Obama to unveil NSA data collection reforms

The US president is expected to roll out only modest changes to the way in which the NSA collects phone and internet information.

# terrorists - Sunday 22 September, 2013

UPDATE: 59 people killed in Kenya attack and 175 injured

Cabinet Secretary for the Interior Joe Lenku says 59 people have been killed and 175 injured.

# terrorists - Friday 13 September, 2013

One killed, 18 injured in Taliban bomb at US consulate

The US State Department said there were no American casualties though four Afghan policemen were among the wounded.

# terrorists - Friday 16 August, 2013

Column: Why is Guantanamo Bay still open?

Detainees eligible for release from Guantanamo Bay are caught in limbo: the US won’t accept them and foreign countries are reluctant to take in refugees who have been incarcerated with terrorists, writes Scott Fitzsimmons.

# terrorists - Sunday 28 July, 2013

This is how you make it onto the EU's terror blacklist

Earlier this week the EU decided to add Hezbollah’s ‘military wing’ to its list of terror organisations.

# terrorists - Friday 28 June, 2013

Attacks on police spark fears of renewed sectarian war in Iraq

15 people were killed today in attacks against police and anti-Al-Qaeda militiamen bringing the death toll in the country to 1,500 in the last three months.

# terrorists - Monday 8 April, 2013

US saw 'a dollop of complacency' in Irish efforts to pursue alleged terrorists

The latest Wikileaks cables highlight American concerns.

# terrorists - Sunday 20 January, 2013

Algeria: Details sought on missing hostages as Britain confirms deaths

British prime minister David Cameron has confirmed that three Britons are dead and another three are presumed dead as other governments scramble for information on their citizens.

# terrorists - Saturday 19 January, 2013

Algeria: 18 killed - including seven hostages - in 'final assault'

Algerian security forces are now thought to be sweeping the gas plant to remove landmines planted around it.

# terrorists - Friday 18 January, 2013

Algerians still pursuing 'terrorists' at gas field: Cameron

Cameron said he was “disappointed” to have not been informed in advance of the assault on the plant