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News from North America, Wednesday 24th April 2013

LA Times: “Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has told investigators that he and his older brother planned the Boston Marathon bombings only a week or so before the race, that they were operating alone, and that they received no training or support from outside terrorist groups, officials said Tuesday. His comments appear to support investigators’ theory that the […]

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News from the United Kingdom, Wednesday 24th April 2013

The Guardian: Abu Qatada: court rejects government’s appeal bid. ‘Theresa May’s legal battle to deport the radical Islamist preacher Abu Qatada has suffered a further setback with the court of appeal turning down her attempt to take the case to the supreme court. The home secretary is now expected to try the last remaining legal avenue open to […]

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News from the United Kingdom, Wednesday 17th April 2013

BBC News: Stoke terror sentences revised. ‘Three convicted terrorists have had their sentences quashed and replaced with new terms. The al-Qaeda inspired group had considered attacks in the UK, including bombing pubs, and setting up a jihadist training camp in Pakistan. The Court of Appeal said indeterminate sentences given to the men should be replaced with […]

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News from Western Europe, Monday 15th April 2013

EUROPE Translated from Dutch – Volkskrant: Extremists incite young Muslims. ‘The organizations Sharia4Holland, Behind Bars and officially abolished Sharia4Belgium are networks for young, highly orthodox jihadists. So say Dutch mosques in Trouw. The officially defunct Street Dawah is called.’ AUSTRIA Tranlsated from German – Die Presse: FPO: Heinisch-Hosek visited “Hetzveranstaltung“. ‘The FPÖ is “outraged” because SPÖ Minister Gabriele Heinisch-Hosek […]

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News from Western Europe, Thursday 14th March 2013

EUROPE Der Spiegel: What Human Rights Problems?: European Politicians Shill for Kazakh Autocrat. ‘European social democrats are allowing themselves to be used by Kazakhstan’s autocratic leader. Not only do they advocate for his regime abroad, they’re also supporting him in a family dispute with his former son-in-law. And large sums of money are reportedly changing […]

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News from the United Kingdom, Tuesday 12th March 2013

The Guardian: Boy admits possessing explosive substances and bomb-making books. ‘A 16-year-old boy has admitted possessing explosive chemicals and bomb-making books and diagrams. The teenager, who cannot be named for legal reasons, pleaded guilty to two terror charges and another offence at a hearing at Birmingham magistrates’ court on Monday. He admitted possessing explosive substances […]

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News from North America, Friday 8th March 2013

Guardian: “North Korea has vowed to launch a pre-emptive nuclear strike against the United States, amplifying its threatening rhetoric hours before at the UN security council voted to impose new sanctions on Pyongyang for a recent nuclear test.” CNN: “U.S. authorities regard Sulaiman Abu Ghaith, 47, as a core member of al Qaeda — present with the group’s leadership […]

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News from Western Europe, Thursday 28th February 2013

EUROPE Global Post: Roma under fire in crisis-hit EU: Council of Europe chief. ‘Europe’s Roma are paying a high price amid the spiraling economic crisis, the head of the Council of Europe said Tuesday, warning that many more were likely to head westward as conditions deteriorate in the East. “Minorities in Europe are coming under a […]

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News from Western Europe, Monday 25th February 2013

BELGIUM Haaretz: Belgium records 30% rise in anti-Semitism complaints. ‘Government agency reportedly says number of anti-Semitic complaints represents ‘tip of the iceberg’ of real number of incidents; figures correspond with rise in France.’ DENMARK The Copenhagen Post: Duelling demonstrations lead to arrests. ‘Over 30 participants in a counter-demonstration against anti-Islam group arrested Saturday in Copenhagen. […]

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News from Western Europe, Thursday 21st February 2013

DENMARK The Copenhagen Post: Brothers from Aarhus accused of terror. ‘Two brothers from Aarhus have been accused of financing terror and training for terrorist acts. The state’s prosecuting authority, Anklagemyndigheden, has commenced criminal proceedings against the two men after the justice minister, Morten Bødskov (Socialdemokraterne), concurred with the public prosecuting authority, Rigsadvokaten, that the two […]

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