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Sweden detains man on suspicion of plotting ‘terrorist crime’

Sweden detains man on suspicion of plotting ‘terrorist crime’

Police have detained a man in central Sweden on suspicion of conspiracy to commit ‘a terrorist crime’, the country's Prosecution Authority said on Thursday.

Russia detains more than 1,000 people in opposition crackdown

Russia detains more than 1,000 people in opposition crackdown

Russian police rounded up more than 1,000 people in Moscow on Saturday in one of the biggest crackdowns of recent years against an increasingly defiant opposition decrying President Vladimir Putin ...

Georgia detains two for trying to sell radioactive uranium: statement

Georgia detains two for trying to sell radioactive uranium: statement

Georgia said on Wednesday it had detained two people for handling and trying to sell $2.8 million worth of radioactive uranium-238, which can be developed into nuclear bomb material.

China detains students, labour activists in deepening crackdown

China detains students, labour activists in deepening crackdown

About a dozen Chinese labour activists and university students have either gone missing or been detained by police this week, sources told Reuters, amid a deepening crackdown on activists ...

Turkey detains 150 soldiers over alleged Gulen links

Turkey detains 150 soldiers over alleged Gulen links

Turkish police detained 150 soldiers over alleged links to the US-based preacher who Ankara says orchestrated an attempted coup in 2016, state-run Anadolu news agency said on Friday.

Turkey detains dozens of air force personnel over Gulen links

Turkey detains dozens of air force personnel over Gulen links

Turkish police detained 65 suspects on Thursday in an operation targeting air force personnel accused of links to the US-based preacher whom Ankara says orchestrated an attempted coup in 2016 ...

Turkey detains 20 suspected IS members, including 15 foreigners

Turkey detains 20 suspected IS members, including 15 foreigners

Turkish police have detained 20 people, including 15 foreign nationals, on suspicion of links to Islamic State during raids in Istanbul, tightening security ...

Turkey detains 60 soldiers, issues detention orders for 128 people

Turkey detains 60 soldiers, issues detention orders for 128 people

Turkish authorities detained 60 soldiers on Wednesday and issued detention orders for another 128 people in operations targeting the network of a Muslim cleric the government blames for last year's failed coup ...

Nepal detains five Indian cops and driver

Nepal detains five Indian cops and driver

Five Indian police personnel in uniform and carrying weapons have been arrested along with their driver