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From TheJournal.ie Terror plot to bring down Australian plane may have involved 'bomb disguised as meat mincer' Sydney

Terror plot to bring down Australian plane may have involved 'bomb disguised as meat mincer'

Four men were arrested in connection with the alleged plot in Sydney on Saturday.

From TheJournal.ie Teen who planned bomb attack at Elton John concert sentenced to life imprisonment London

Teen who planned bomb attack at Elton John concert sentenced to life imprisonment

The 19-year-old man was planning an attack to mark the 15th anniversary of the 9/11 tragedy.

From TheJournal.ie London Eye evacuated after suspected WW2 bomb spotted in River Thames Waterloo

London Eye evacuated after suspected WW2 bomb spotted in River Thames

The popular tourist area around Waterloo Pier was also evacuated as a precaution.

From TheJournal.ie Woman who lured police to her home with hoax 999 call in bid to kill them jailed for 16 years Explosives This post contains videos

Woman who lured police to her home with hoax 999 call in bid to kill them jailed for 16 years

Christine Connor also used photos of a Swedish model to dupe men online.

From TheJournal.ie Ariana Grande to receive honorary citizenship of Manchester One Love

Ariana Grande to receive honorary citizenship of Manchester

The singer organised a benefit concert for the victims of the bomb attack at her concert in the city on 22 May.

From TheJournal.ie Man arrested at Heathrow Airport over Manchester bombing Concert Attack

Man arrested at Heathrow Airport over Manchester bombing

To date 19 people have been arrested in connection with the investigation, 12 of whom have been released without charge.

From TheJournal.ie Police arrest 18th person in connection with Manchester bombing Concert

Police arrest 18th person in connection with Manchester bombing

22 people were killed in the attack and dozens more were injured.

From TheJournal.ie At least seven dead in attack on funeral in Kabul Explosion

At least seven dead in attack on funeral in Kabul

The violence comes just three days after a bomb blast in the city killed 90 people.

From TheJournal.ie Police arrest 24-year-old man in connection with Manchester bombing Concert

Police arrest 24-year-old man in connection with Manchester bombing

He is the 17th person to be arrested in connection with the attack in which 22 people died.

From TheJournal.ie 'Such an unlikely person' - who was Manchester bomber Salman Abedi? Profile

'Such an unlikely person' - who was Manchester bomber Salman Abedi?

22-year-old Abedi, a business degree dropout, was the suicide bomber who killed at least 22 people at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester on Monday night.

From TheJournal.ie Tom Clonan: 'There was a level of support and pre-meditation to this sinister attack' Column

Tom Clonan: 'There was a level of support and pre-meditation to this sinister attack'

In Manchester, in attacking an Ariana Grande concert, the deliberately chosen target was children, writes Tom Clonan.

From TheJournal.ie Heightened security at An Post depots after attempted bombing of Dublin financial firm Prepared

Heightened security at An Post depots after attempted bombing of Dublin financial firm

A letterbomb addressed to a Dublin firm was stopped in a French postal depot before it could be delivered.

From TheJournal.ie Student who planted bomb on London Underground train had 'shopping list' of explosives Terror On The Tube

Student who planted bomb on London Underground train had 'shopping list' of explosives

Damon Joseph Smith, 20, was found guilty at the Old Bailey in London today.

From TheJournal.ie Teen admits plotting bomb attack at Elton John concert London

Teen admits plotting bomb attack at Elton John concert

The 19-year-old was planning an attack to mark the 15th anniversary of the 9/11 tragedy.

From TheJournal.ie Halifax Explosion: The accidental blast that killed 2,000 people a century ago Mother Of All Bombs

Halifax Explosion: The accidental blast that killed 2,000 people a century ago

In December 1917 a ship detonated in Nova Scotia, unleashing a blast equivalent to about 3,000 tonnes of TNT.

From TheJournal.ie Gardaí arrest two men wanted over attempted murder of police officers in Derry Joint Operation

Gardaí arrest two men wanted over attempted murder of police officers in Derry

The PSNI said that two men had been arrested by gardaí under a European Arrest Warrant as part of join operation.

From TheJournal.ie Police condemn 'violent dissident republicans' after bomb explodes in police officer's garden Derry
From TheJournal.ie Man jailed for eight years for making 500lb bomb Special Criminal Court

Man jailed for eight years for making 500lb bomb

62-year-old Philip McKevitt was yesterday convicted for constructing the device at his Co Louth home in 2010.

From TheJournal.ie Discovery of suspected World War II bomb in London leads to closure of two bridges Shutdown

Discovery of suspected World War II bomb in London leads to closure of two bridges

The bomb has since been disposed of and the bridges reopened.

From TheJournal.ie Suicide car bomb kills at least 32 in busy Baghdad neighbourhood Sadr City

Suicide car bomb kills at least 32 in busy Baghdad neighbourhood

Many of the victims were labourers waiting for work.

From TheJournal.ie Tens of thousands to be evacuated from German city on Christmas morning to defuse WWII bomb Bad Timing

Tens of thousands to be evacuated from German city on Christmas morning to defuse WWII bomb

Around 54,000 people will have to leave their homes in Augsburg while the bomb is defused tomorrow.

From TheJournal.ie Man who made bomb threats during Queen's visit jailed for 8.5 years Donal Billings

Man who made bomb threats during Queen's visit jailed for 8.5 years

The judge said Donal Billings “recklessly exposed passengers, staff and members of the emergency services to very significant risk of serious injury or death”.

From TheJournal.ie Houses evacuated overnight after bomb found in Limerick Askeaton

Houses evacuated overnight after bomb found in Limerick

The Army Bomb Disposal Team arrived at 1.30am and the scene was declared safe at around 2.15am.

From TheJournal.ie Bombing at Egypt's main Coptic Christian cathedral kills 25 Attack

Bombing at Egypt's main Coptic Christian cathedral kills 25

The attack came two days after a bomb elsewhere in Cairo killed six policemen.

From TheJournal.ie Turkey mourns after twin Istanbul bombings kill 29 Bosphorus

Turkey mourns after twin Istanbul bombings kill 29

Twenty-seven of those killed were police and two were civilians.

From TheJournal.ie At least 11 people killed in 'horrific' bombing at busy Somali market Mogadishu

At least 11 people killed in 'horrific' bombing at busy Somali market

The death toll is likely to rise.

From TheJournal.ie Investigation after two bombs found in derelict house on outskirts of Cavan town Aughnaskerry

Investigation after two bombs found in derelict house on outskirts of Cavan town

The discovery was made in the Aughnaskerry area.

From TheJournal.ie Suspect in German bomb plot found dead in cell Leipzig

Suspect in German bomb plot found dead in cell

Jaber Albakr was discovered hanged in his jail cell.

From TheJournal.ie Manhunt underway after explosives found in apartment of man suspected of preparing bomb attack Germany

Manhunt underway after explosives found in apartment of man suspected of preparing bomb attack

Three people were arrested in the raid of the apartment.

From TheJournal.ie New York bombing suspect wrote 'bombs will be heard in the streets' in diary Attacks

New York bombing suspect wrote 'bombs will be heard in the streets' in diary

Ahmad Khan Rahami prayed he’d be martyred rather than caught, authorities have said.

From TheJournal.ie No injuries after bomb explodes at charity race in New Jersey United States

No injuries after bomb explodes at charity race in New Jersey

Another device is being investigated in the area.

From TheJournal.ie Crime lab deliberately targeted in Brussels attack Bomb

Crime lab deliberately targeted in Brussels attack

No motivation or suspects have been identified.

From TheJournal.ie Three killed, 120 injured in car bomb attack at Turkish police headquarters Explosion

Three killed, 120 injured in car bomb attack at Turkish police headquarters

The explosion happened in the garden of the four-storey building.

From TheJournal.ie Gardaí call in bomb disposal team after improvised explosive device found in Leixlip Suspicious Device

Gardaí call in bomb disposal team after improvised explosive device found in Leixlip

56 suspicious devices have been found in Ireland so far this year.

From TheJournal.ie Woman killed and 19 injured after two bombs explode in Thailand Hua Hin

Woman killed and 19 injured after two bombs explode in Thailand

The explosions took place 30 minutes apart near bars in the nightlife district of a popular beach town.

From TheJournal.ie Fake 'suicide belt' containing biscuits and salt found on Brussels suspect Anti-terror Operation

Fake 'suicide belt' containing biscuits and salt found on Brussels suspect

A man with psychiatric problems was arrested.

From TheJournal.ie Bomb squad called after device found in Dublin housing estate Donabate

Bomb squad called after device found in Dublin housing estate

The scene was declared safe at 1.40pm.

From TheJournal.ie At least 11 killed after Istanbul car bomb Turkey

At least 11 killed after Istanbul car bomb

Reports said the explosion took place close to the Vezneciler metro station.

From TheJournal.ie Bomb disposal unit carry out controlled explosion on "viable" artillery shell in Cork Lee Road

Bomb disposal unit carry out controlled explosion on "viable" artillery shell in Cork

The type of shell was used in the War of Independence and WWI.

From The42 Manchester Police reveal Old Trafford bomb scare was caused by a training device Incredibly Lifelike

Manchester Police reveal Old Trafford bomb scare was caused by a training device

Greater Manchester Police say a private company mistakenly left the ‘incredibly lifelike’ device behind.