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Norway mosque shooting 'attempted act of terror'

Norway mosque shooting 'attempted act of terror'

The shooting at a mosque near Oslo is being treated as an ‘attempted act of terror’, Norwegian police said Sunday, with the suspect appearing to harbour far-right, anti-immigrant views.

Anxious tourists flee Indian Kashmir after 'terror' warning

Anxious tourists flee Indian Kashmir after 'terror' warning

Thousands of tourists and students scrambled to get places on planes and buses leaving Kashmir on Saturday after the Indian government warned of the threat of ‘terror’ attacks.

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.

New Australian laws could see social media execs jailed over terror images

New Australian laws could see social media execs jailed over terror images

Australia pledged Saturday to introduce new laws that could see social media executives jailed and tech giants fined billions for failing to remove extremist material from their platforms.

Qatar stresses importance of effective criminal justice system to counter terror

Qatar stresses importance of effective criminal justice system to counter terror

Qatar has underlined the importance of an effective criminal justice system to counter terrorism, provided that the system takes into account gender equality and human rights-based approach.

US, Qatar to cement ties to fight terror: Senator

US, Qatar to cement ties to fight terror: Senator

US Senator Joe Wilson said that the United States and Qatar are determined to strengthen their partnership in achieving security, combating terrorism and violent extremism and eliminating them.

Three central Asians charged in Sweden with plotting terror crime

Three central Asians charged in Sweden with plotting terror crime

Three Central Asian men have been charged in Sweden with plotting to commit terrorist crimes as well as - along with three others - financing the Islamic State militant group, prosecutors said on Thursday.

Qatar hails US appreciation of its role in fight against terror

Qatar hails US appreciation of its role in fight against terror

HE the Spokesperson for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Lolwah Alkhater has welcomed the US State Department’s appreciation for Qatar’s contributions to the global fight against terrorism in its country reports for 2017 released on Wednesday.

Israeli air strikes hit Gaza after bloody border protests

Israeli air strikes hit Gaza after bloody border protests

The Israeli aerial bombardment came as rockets and mortars were lobbed into southern Israel from the blockaded Palestinian enclave.

Qatar role in fight against terror highlighted

Qatar role in fight against terror highlighted

The Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs HE Sheikh Mohamed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani on Thursday participated in the Paris Conference to Combat Terrorist Financing, in the French capital, Paris.

Netanyahu says Israel could act against Iran

Netanyahu says Israel could act against Iran

Benjamin Netanyahu said Iran was increasing its power as the US-led coalition against Islamic State in Iraq and Syria regains territory from militants.

Police foil Australia New Year's Eve 'terror plot'

Police foil Australia New Year's Eve 'terror plot'

An Islamic State sympathiser planned to buy a gun and kill as many revellers as possible on New Year's Eve in Melbourne's popular Federation Square, police alleged Tuesday after foiling the plot.