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Dutch arrest three linked to 2016 Paris terror plot

Dutch arrest three linked to 2016 Paris terror plot

Dutch police have arrested three men whose DNA was found on weapons seized in a Paris suburb after law officers foiled a planned 2016 terror attack, Dutch prosecutors said Tuesday.

Qatar condemns arrest of its citizen by Saudi Arabia

Qatar condemns arrest of its citizen by Saudi Arabia

The State of Qatar strongly condemns the arrest of one of its citizens by Saudi Arabia in violation of international human rights charter, the note said.

Court probes Catalan independence activists for 'terrorism'

Court probes Catalan independence activists for 'terrorism'

At least one woman was arrested Tuesday for ‘rebellion’ and ‘terrorism’ in a probe of pro-independence activists in Catalonia who have staged protests such as road blockades, the interior minister said.

French police arrest man who drove car at soldiers

French police arrest man who drove car at soldiers

French police arrested a man suspected of driving a stolen car at a group of soldiers jogging outside their base in the foothills of the Alps on Thursday, a police source said.

Italian anti-terrorism police arrest Moroccan, investigate others

Italian anti-terrorism police arrest Moroccan, investigate others

Italian anti-terrorism police said on Wednesday they had arrested an Italian citizen of Moroccan origin on suspicion of supporting Islamic State and were investigating his accomplices.

British teacher jailed in UAE for sending ‘electronic insult’

British teacher jailed in UAE for sending ‘electronic insult’

A former teacher at the Duchess of Cambridge’s old public school has been jailed in the United Arab Emirates for sending ‘an electronic insult’ on social media.

Greece not planning soldier exchange with Turkey

Greece not planning soldier exchange with Turkey

Greece is not planning to exchange two soldiers held by Turkey after illegally entering the country with eight Turkish soldiers who seek asylum in Greece, the Greek junior foreign minister said Saturday.

Three more Iranian environmentalists arrested: website

Three more Iranian environmentalists arrested: website

Three environmentalists have been detained in Iran, a conservative-linked news website reported late Friday, the latest in a series of arrests of wildlife campaigners in the republic.

Serbia arrests 8 foreigners suspected of filming military sites

Serbia arrests 8 foreigners suspected of filming military sites

Serbian military police have arrested eight foreigners suspected of illegally trying to film or enter the country's military premises, the defence ministry said Monday.

Indian police arrest three people in $1.8 bn PNB fraud case

Indian police arrest three people in $1.8 bn PNB fraud case

India's federal police arrested two employees at Punjab National Bank believed to be at the centre of a staggering $1.77 billion fraud, the first arrests so far in the country's biggest-ever bank scam ...

Philippines orders arrest of 3 policemen in drug war's first murder case

Philippines orders arrest of 3 policemen in drug war's first murder case

A court in the Philippines ordered the arrest on Wednesday of three policemen for the high-profile August 2017 killing of a teenager, the first murder case in a brutal war on drugs ...

US arrests Saudi with Qaeda ties who sought pilot license

US arrests Saudi with Qaeda ties who sought pilot license

US authorities said Tuesday they had arrested a longtime Saudi resident of Oklahoma who had trained with Al-Qaeda and sought flying lessons.