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#Terror Threat

From TheJournal.ie New intelligence unit to assess threats to State security will be set up by the end of the year Terror Threat

New intelligence unit to assess threats to State security will be set up by the end of the year

Varadkar says Ireland is as prepared as any other country for a terror attack.

From TheJournal.ie Ex-teacher accused of paying students to help make bombs New York

Ex-teacher accused of paying students to help make bombs

His brother has also been accused of stockpiling explosive materials.

From TheJournal.ie 'An attack is a distinct possibility in Ireland in 2018 - our security is provocatively weak' Column

'An attack is a distinct possibility in Ireland in 2018 - our security is provocatively weak'

In terms of asymmetric threats and terrorism, the outlook is bleak, writes Tom Clonan.

From TheJournal.ie London police 'thwart plot to bomb Downing Street and kill Theresa May' Terror Threat

London police 'thwart plot to bomb Downing Street and kill Theresa May'

It’s reported two men planned to blow up the security gates and stab the prime minister.

From TheJournal.ie Police claim suspect 'felt good' about New York attack as Trump calls for him to face death penalty Terror Attack

Police claim suspect 'felt good' about New York attack as Trump calls for him to face death penalty

Trump also refused to rule out sending the suspect to Guantanamo Bay.

From TheJournal.ie Spain's terror cell managed to avoid detection by going dark and relying on family Staying Offline

Spain's terror cell managed to avoid detection by going dark and relying on family

The key person in this case is said to be Moroccan imam Abdelbaki Es Satty.

From TheJournal.ie Dutch police ramp up terrorism probe after Rotterdam gig cancelled Allah-Las

Dutch police ramp up terrorism probe after Rotterdam gig cancelled

A 22-year-old was arrested in a pre-dawn raid on a house this morning, and a van driver is in custody.

From TheJournal.ie Concert in Rotterdam cancelled after terror tip-off from Spanish police Netherlands

Concert in Rotterdam cancelled after terror tip-off from Spanish police

The band Allah-Las were due to play the Maassilo arena.

From TheJournal.ie Watch: Gardaí test response to terror attack in simulation at Dublin's Docklands Terror Threat This post contains videos

Watch: Gardaí test response to terror attack in simulation at Dublin's Docklands

The Garda Commissioner said there is no intelligence to say a threat such as this will happen but it is important for officers to be prepared.

From TheJournal.ie Woman seeks to block her children travelling to London because of terror threat Relative Danger

Woman seeks to block her children travelling to London because of terror threat

A Co Clare judge ruled that a mother must hand over her children’s passports.

From TheJournal.ie Actor mistaken for terrorist after rehearsing lines on train in France High Alert

Actor mistaken for terrorist after rehearsing lines on train in France

He was questioned by police after a guard overheard him say ‘weapon’ and ‘gun’.

From TheJournal.ie German rock festival evacuated over 'terrorist threat' Nuremberg

German rock festival evacuated over 'terrorist threat'

Police said they had ‘concrete’ intelligence on a potential terror attack.

From TheJournal.ie Theresa May lowers terror threat level in UK but armed soldiers to remain on streets Terror Threat

Theresa May lowers terror threat level in UK but armed soldiers to remain on streets

A total of 11 people remain in custody as part of investigations into the Manchester attack.

From TheJournal.ie Ireland's terrorism threat assessment under continuous review following Manchester attack Terror Threat

Ireland's terrorism threat assessment under continuous review following Manchester attack

The meeting between a variety of state departments assessed the situation here.

From TheJournal.ie 'We can't keep our head in the sand': Only 3 armed gardaí covering Dublin Airport Terrorism

'We can't keep our head in the sand': Only 3 armed gardaí covering Dublin Airport

Rank-and-file gardaí have warned they are not prepared for the types of terrorist attacks that have been happening in Europe.

From TheJournal.ie Taoiseach says 'you can't rule anything out' but gardaí vigilant against terror attacks Security

Taoiseach says 'you can't rule anything out' but gardaí vigilant against terror attacks

The Taoiseach also addressed calls for mosques and Islamic education to be regulated by the government.

From TheJournal.ie Syrian asylum seeker arrested in Germany on suspicion of plotting jihadist bomb attack Terror Threat This post contains videos

Syrian asylum seeker arrested in Germany on suspicion of plotting jihadist bomb attack

Police spent days searching for Jaber Albakr.

From TheJournal.ie Four men charged with terrorist offences after explosive device found in residential area Northern Ireland

Four men charged with terrorist offences after explosive device found in residential area

“Those responsible have absolutely no regard for the local community, or indeed any community.”

From TheJournal.ie 'Starbucks attack risk' warning for US tourists in Turkish city Terror Alert

'Starbucks attack risk' warning for US tourists in Turkish city

The US has warned of the risk of a terror attack in the southern city of Gaziantep.

From TheJournal.ie Both killers were on French watch lists before brutal slaying of priest Terror Threat This post contains videos

Both killers were on French watch lists before brutal slaying of priest

The government is under increased pressure to stop the violence.

From TheJournal.ie 'Terror threat' made against Heathrow airport 4th Of July

'Terror threat' made against Heathrow airport

The warning reportedly said there will be “a device placed in either Heathrow, LAX or JFK” airport.

From TheJournal.ie Mayor slams 'fiasco' after fake bomb left in Man Utd toilets after training drill Old Trafford

Mayor slams 'fiasco' after fake bomb left in Man Utd toilets after training drill

There are calls for a full inquiry.

From The42 Euro 2016 without the fans? 'No plans' to play behind closed doors despite terror threat France 2016

Euro 2016 without the fans? 'No plans' to play behind closed doors despite terror threat

Tournament organisers ‘confident’ in security measures in place for France 2016.

From The42 Euro 2016 games could be played behind closed doors due to terror threat Safety Fears

Euro 2016 games could be played behind closed doors due to terror threat

UEFA vice-president Giancarlo Abete has suggested that matches could be played without spectators following this morning’s attacks in Brussels.

From The42 Euro 2016 organisers draw up contingency plans, including playing games behind closed doors Necessary

Euro 2016 organisers draw up contingency plans, including playing games behind closed doors

The shadow of the November terror attacks on Paris can’t be escaped.

From TheJournal.ie Ireland's terror risk: Where does the country rank on the terror alert scale? Threat Level Midnight

Ireland's terror risk: Where does the country rank on the terror alert scale?

In short, we don’t actually use one.

From The42 Brazil on high alert for terrorism ahead of Olympic Games Safety Fears

Brazil on high alert for terrorism ahead of Olympic Games

But intelligence chief insists they have no immediate concerns.

From TheJournal.ie Good news: France gives green light for Euro 2016 fan zones Beefed Up Security

Good news: France gives green light for Euro 2016 fan zones

The Uefa fan zones were under threat after the recent terrorist attacks.

From TheJournal.ie Travel advice for Irish citizens in France and Belgium has been updated Terror Threat

Travel advice for Irish citizens in France and Belgium has been updated

It comes amid a heightened security state in the two countries in the wake of the 13 November terror attacks in Paris.

From TheJournal.ie The Justice Minister doesn't know how many gardaí speak Arabic Terror Threat

The Justice Minister doesn't know how many gardaí speak Arabic

Frances Fitzgerald says that “terrorism is terrorism” and that the gardaí have experience from The Troubles.

From TheJournal.ie Here's why Brussels residents on lockdown were tweeting pictures of their cats last night Terror Threat

Here's why Brussels residents on lockdown were tweeting pictures of their cats last night

It’s what happens when police ask for “radio silence”.

From TheJournal.ie Isis 'threatens to attack Washington' in new video Terror Threat

Isis 'threatens to attack Washington' in new video

A militant featured in the footage says Europe should also expect more attacks.

From TheJournal.ie Claims Islamic State prepared for 'lone wolf' attacks in UK Isis

Claims Islamic State prepared for 'lone wolf' attacks in UK

World War II victory commemorations involving the royal family are said to be among the potential targets.

From TheJournal.ie 'There are suspected jihadists in Ireland right now, but the threat is low' Terror Threat

'There are suspected jihadists in Ireland right now, but the threat is low'

The Minister for Foreign Affairs has confirmed the government is monitoring a number of individuals.

From TheJournal.ie Now formally identified, the three Irish victims of the Tunisia attack can come home Tunisia

Now formally identified, the three Irish victims of the Tunisia attack can come home

Lorna Carty, Larry Hayes and Martina Hayes all died in the terror attack.

From TheJournal.ie Police in London are testing their response to an attack by terrorists with guns Threat

Police in London are testing their response to an attack by terrorists with guns

The major exercise had been organised for six months but comes less than a week after Britons were killed in a terror attack in Tunisia.

From TheJournal.ie French attack suspect took selfie with severed head of boss Terror Threat

French attack suspect took selfie with severed head of boss

The picture was sent in a WhatsApp message to a Canadian phone number.

From TheJournal.ie Man decapitated as attacker carrying Islamist flag targets French gas factory Terror Threat

Man decapitated as attacker carrying Islamist flag targets French gas factory

One vehicle drove into the factory attempting to set off an explosion.

From TheJournal.ie Three-bomb Mother's Day terror plot by teenager foiled in Melbourne Terror Threat

Three-bomb Mother's Day terror plot by teenager foiled in Melbourne

Police say a 17-year-old boy has been arrested.

From TheJournal.ie The mystery of the Paris night drones is deepening Paranoid Android

The mystery of the Paris night drones is deepening

Police are struggling to solve the mystery.

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