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Qatar, UN discuss co-operation in fight against terrorism

Qatar, UN discuss co-operation in fight against terrorism

The National Counter-terrorism Committee at the Ministry of Interior has held a meeting with a delegation of the UN Counter-terrorism Committee Executive Directorate (CTED).

Indonesia says won't repatriate hundreds of IS recruits

Indonesia says won't repatriate hundreds of IS recruits

Indonesia has said it will not bring home nearly 700 hundred nationals who joined the Islamic State group in the Middle East over security fears, but added it would still consider repatriating young children.

Police shoot man in London stabbing, incident described as terrorism

Police shoot man in London stabbing, incident described as terrorism

Police shot a man in south London on Sunday after several people were believed to have been stabbed in what police described as a terrorism-related incident.

London attacker released last year after terrorism offences, prompting recriminations

London attacker released last year after terrorism offences, prompting recriminations

The 28-year-old British man who killed two people in a stabbing spree on London Bridge before police shot him dead had been released from prison after a previous conviction for terrorism offences ...

Vietnam jails Australian citizen for 12 years on 'terrorism' charges

Vietnam jails Australian citizen for 12 years on 'terrorism' charges

A court in Vietnam sentenced a 70-year-old Vietnamese-Australian man on Monday to 12 years in prison after finding him guilty of ‘terrorism’, a lawyer who attended the trial told Reuters.

UN official: Qatar active player in backing efforts to fight extremism

UN official: Qatar active player in backing efforts to fight extremism

Michele Coninsx affirmed that Qatar is showing the international community that it is an active player in supporting global efforts to identify solutions to the challenge of combating extremism and terrorism.

MoCI, QFIU join hands for combating money laundering, terrorism financing

MoCI, QFIU join hands for combating money laundering, terrorism financing

The Ministry of Commerce and Industry on Thursday signed a memorandum of understanding with the Qatar Financial Information Unit (QFIU) to enhance co-operation in terms of operational issues ...

Belgian man charged with terrorism offence

Belgian man charged with terrorism offence

A young Belgian man has been charged with participating in the activities of a terrorist group, after his arrest on suspicion of having contacts with extremists, judicial sources said Monday.

Call to declare siege as crime against humanity

Call to declare siege as crime against humanity

The National Human Rights Committee (NHRC) chairman has proposed to include terrorism and blockades as crimes against humanity, at an international conference opened by HE the Prime Minister and Interior Minister Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa al-Thani on Sunday.

EU adds Saudi Arabia to list of terror-funding countries

EU adds Saudi Arabia to list of terror-funding countries

The European Commission added Saudi Arabia, Panama, Nigeria and other jurisdictions to a blacklist of nations seen as posing a threat because of lax controls on terrorism financing and money laundering ...

Qatar, Holland joint UN report probes trafficking-terrorism nexus

Qatar, Holland joint UN report probes trafficking-terrorism nexus

The permanent delegations of Qatar and Holland to the United Nations (UN) Counter-Terrorism Committee Executive Directorate (CTED) organised a meeting at the headquarters of Holland's permanent delegation in New York to launch the committee's report.

Qatar's efforts to fight terrorism highlighted

Qatar's efforts to fight terrorism highlighted

Qatar attaches great importance to countering of extremism and terrorism and the country is keen to participate in and support all international efforts in this field, a senior Qatari official has said.