Indonesian police raid university over suspected plot to attack assemblies

Indonesian police raid university over suspected plot to attack assemblies

Indonesian anti-terrorism police have detained a former student and are questioning two others after a raid on a university campus in Pekanbaru, on Sumatra island, where crude bombs and other explosive material were seized, police said.

Jordan says arrests 17 in foiled Islamic State attack plot

Jordan says arrests 17 in foiled Islamic State attack plot

Jordan said on Monday it had foiled an Islamic State plot that included plans for a series of attacks last November on security installations, shopping malls and moderate religious figures ...

Lebanon detains 8 Syrians for plotting attacks

Lebanon detains 8 Syrians for plotting attacks

Lebanon has detained eight Syrians accused of plotting suicide bomb attacks at popular tourist spots and on Lebanon's United Nations peacekeeping force, Lebanon's intelligence agency said on Thursday.

Three held over New Year attack plot in Belgium

Three held over New Year attack plot in Belgium

Belgian police held three people for questioning yesterday, as part of an investigation into an alleged plot to carry out an attack in the capital on New Year’s Eve.