Trump administration to allow 872 refugees into U.S.

The U.S. government has granted waivers to let 872 refugees into the country this week, despite President Donald Trump’s executive order on Friday temporarily banning entry of refugees from any country, according to an internal Department of Homeland Security document seen by Reuters. Kevin McAleenan, the acting head of Customs and Border Protection, said Tuesday … Read more

6 people dead after a terrorist attack in Québec City

Six people have been killed and eight injured at a mosque in Québec City in a shooting denounced as a “terrorist attack” by Canada’s prime minister. Witnesses said three people carried out the attack at the Québec City Islamic cultural center during evening prayers on Sunday. Police received the first calls just before 8 pm … Read more

Donald Trump’s ban on Muslims Is Unlikely to Reduce Terrorist Threat

U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday signed an executive order he said would impose tighter vetting to prevent foreign terrorists from entering the United States. “I’m establishing new vetting measures to keep radical Islamic terrorists out of the United States of America,””We only want to admit those into our country who will support our country … Read more

Police officer shot in ‘terrorist attack’

A police officer has been shot in north Belfast in what was described as a “terrorist” attack. He suffered injuries to the arm, which were said not to be life-threatening, in the drive-by attack near a petrol station. “This is an appalling act, and I wish to condemn it in the strongest possible terms,” -said … Read more

Britain at ‘greater risk of terror attack’

The growing number of jihadists returning to the UK from Syria means Britain is now at greater risk of suffering a terrorist attack than it was six years ago, the government’s independent reviewer of terror legislation, David Anderson QC, has warned. Anderson says the pervading sense of the country being “over the worst” when he … Read more

25 killed, over 65 injured in Parachinar

At least 24 people were killed and more than 50 injured Saturday morning when a bomb exploded in a busy outdoor vegetable market in a remote tribal town near the Afghan border, security and tribal officials said. The explosion occurred early morning around 8:50 AM at the city’s Eidgah market, where a large number of … Read more

Prevented terrorist attack in Vienna

Austrian authorities say they thwarted a potential terrorist attack in Vienna on January 20 by arresting an 18-year-old man suspected of having ties to Islamic extremists. The suspect allegedly planning a terrorist attack was snatched Friday afternoon in a Vienna apartment by Austria’s anti-terrorist unit, Cobra. The person’s identity was not disclosed.However, the suspect’s been … Read more

Nigerian refugee camp bombed, 76 killed

Scores of people were killed when a Nigerian fighter jet mistakenly bombed a camp for the internally displaced during an operation against Boko Haram militants, according to Nigerian officials and the Red Cross. The first bomb fell at 12:30 p.m. and landed just a few meters away from the Red Cross office. The plane circled … Read more

Terror atack in Negev, officer murdered

A police officer was killed and another injured early Wednesday morning, when an Arab terrorist attacked security forces securing the demolition of illegal structures in the Bedouin settlement of Umm Al-Hiran in southern Israel. “It was not a car-ramming incident; it was a terror attack that murdered a policeman,” -Public Security Minister Gilad Erdan told … Read more