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Barcelona terror attack – 13 killed after van ploughed into crowd of pedestrians

Two men have been arrested after a white van ploughed into a crowd of people in a busy Barcelona tourist district, killing at least 13 and injuring 100 others. Officials said some were very badly hurt, suggesting the death toll could continue to rise. Police have said neither of those arrested were the driver of [...]

No mosques in Germany! Mass rally against Muslim houses of worship in Thuringia

The construction of a small mosque, the first in the German state of Thuringia, created controversy after the Alternative for Germany party labeled it a 'land grab project' and announced a massive anti-Islam rally involving the far-right PEGIDA movement.

Colombia: Bombing at mall kills 3, including French woman

BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — A strong explosion from a bomb rocked one of the busiest shopping centers in Colombia's capital Saturday, killing three people, including a 23-year-old French woman, and injuring nine others, authorities said. Witnesses told of being evacuated from movie theaters and stores after the blast in a second-floor women's restroom at the [...]

Egypt hits jihadists after attack on Christians kills 28

Minya (Egypt) (AFP) - Egypt launched six air strikes on jihadist camps in Libya Friday after masked gunmen attacked a bus of Coptic Christians south of the Egyptian capital, killing at least 28 people. Assailants in three pick-up trucks attacked the bus as it was heading for the Saint Samuel monastery in Minya province, more [...]

Dozens Killed As 2 Attacks Target Coptic Christians In Egypt

At least 44 people were killed and more than 100 injured after suspected suicide bombings in two different Egyptian cities at Coptic Christian churches Sunday. The interior ministry said one of the explosions was a bombing in Mar Gerges church in Tanta, a city in the north of Egypt in the Nile Delta, located between [...]

London attack: Four dead in Westminster terror attack

Three people have died and at least 40 have been injured after an attacker drove a car along a pavement in Westminster, stabbed a policeman and was shot dead by police in the grounds of Parliament. The dead officer was named as PC Keith Palmer, 48, a husband and father. PM Theresa May said the [...]

Nice jihad murderer is Muslim of Tunisian origin

July 14, 2016 9:26 pm By Robert Spencer Another indication that Muslim migration into Europe has lethal consequences that will have to be faced sooner or later, one way or the other. “INFO NICE MORNING. A Niçois of Tunisian origin at the wheel of the truck,” translated from Nice-Matin, July 14, 2016 (thanks to Bill): [...]

There’s a key difference between the Orlando attack and past ISIS-claimed massacres

ISIS has claimed responsibility for another massacre: an attack on a gay nightclub in Orlando, Florida, that killed at least 50 people early Sunday morning. Read more.

Islamic State claims responsibility for Brussels attack that killed dozens

Dramatic raw videos show people fleeing from Brussels airport and a metro station after several deadly explosions rocked the city. USA TODAY. BRUSSELS — The Islamic State claimed responsibility for brutal attacks that brought blood and chaos to this capital city's airport and downtown metro station Tuesday, killing dozens of people, wounding more than 150 and heightening terror alerts around the [...]

Indonesia Links Deadly Attack to Islamic State

At least seven people killed, including civilians and terrorists, officials say By Ben Otto and Resty Woro Yuniar Updated Jan. 14, 2016 10:33 a.m. ET 116 COMMENTS JAKARTA, Indonesia—Multiple blasts and gunfire jolted the Indonesian capital Thursday in what officials said were coordinated Islamic State-linked terror attacks, killing seven and shattering a relatively peaceful period. [...]