Morocco: Terror charges brought in Nordic tourists’ deaths

Europe 12/30/18, 14:02

Moroccan prosecutors have filed preliminary terrorism charges against 15 people who are suspected of links to the killing of two Scandinavian women in the Atlas Mountains.Morocco's public prosecutor said in a statement that the charges include forming a gang to ...

Swiss-Spanish man arrested in attack on tourists in Morocco

Africa 12/29/18, 14:48

Moroccan authorities have detained a Swiss-Spanish man for suspected links to Islamic extremists who allegedly killed two Scandinavian hikers.The Central Bureau of Judicial Investigations said in a statement the man was detained Saturday in Marrakech. Moroccan counterterrorism forces allege he ...

Moroccans hold anti-terror vigil for slain Nordic hikers

Europe 12/22/18, 14:45

Moroccans have gathered in front of the Norwegian and Danish embassies in Rabat in a candlelight vigil to honor two Scandinavian university students killed in a terrorist attack in the Atlas Mountains.Hundreds of people brought flowers and shed tears Saturday ...

Update: No sign drones at London airport terror-related

Europe 12/20/18, 05:48

The Latest on London airport closure because of drones (all times local):10:45 a.m.British police say they believe the flying of drones over Gatwick Airport is a deliberate act, but there are no signs it is related to terrorism.Flights in and ...

France hunts terror suspect who attacked Christmas market

Europe 12/12/18, 02:03

France is hunting for a suspected extremist who sprayed gunfire near the famous Christmas market in the eastern city of Strasbourg, killing three and wounding at least 11.Emergency services patrol at the center of the city of Strasbourg following a ...

France hunts terror suspect who attacked Christmas market

Europe 12/12/18, 01:49

France is hunting for a suspected extremist who sprayed gunfire near the famous Christmas market in the eastern city of Strasbourg, killing three and wounding at least 11.Police vehicles move at the center of the city of Strasbourg following a ...

Romania detains Turkish journalist on Turkey’s request

Europe 12/05/18, 14:16

A Turkish journalist suspected of links to Fethullah Gulen, the U.S.-based cleric blamed by Turkey for orchestrating a failed coup in 2016, was temporarily detained Wednesday in Romania, authorities said.Bucharest prosecutor Viviana Ciuca told The Associated Press that Kamil Demirkaya ...

Brother of test cricketer Khawaja arrested

Sports 12/03/18, 20:40

The brother of Australia test cricketer Usman Khawaja has been taken into custody by counter-terrorism police investigating the discovery in August of a laptop computer containing a purported terrorist hit-list.Arsalan Khawaja, 39, was arrested Tuesday morning after being pulled over ...

After attack on Chinese consulate, Pakistan points to India

World 11/24/18, 10:56

Pakistani police say the suicide bomber that struck the country's Chinese consulate used foreign-made C-4 plastic explosive and suggested the attack was orchestrated in India.Counter-terrorism officer Umar Khitab said Saturday that authorities are investigating whether Baluch separatist commander Aslam Achhu, ...

France recalls horror of 2015 attacks, foils new plots

Europe 11/13/18, 10:48

France's security services have foiled six terror attacks this year, the interior minister said Tuesday as the country marked three years since gun and bomb attacks in Paris killed 130 people.People stand in front of the entrance of the Bataclan ...

Australian police say stabbing attack linked to terrorism

World 11/09/18, 06:29

A knife-wielding man stabbed two people, one fatally, in Australia's second-largest city on Friday in an attack likely linked to terrorism, police said.The attack during the afternoon rush hour brought central Melbourne to a standstill.Police said the man got out ...

Bangladeshi immigrant convicted in NYC subway bombing

New York 11/06/18, 15:47

A Bangladeshi immigrant who set off a pipe bomb in New York City's busiest subway station at rush hour was convicted Tuesday of terrorism charges.The verdict against Akayed Ullah was returned in Manhattan federal court after a trial in which ...

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