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Police foil Australia New Year's Eve 'terror plot'

Police foil Australia New Year's Eve 'terror plot'

An Islamic State sympathiser planned to buy a gun and kill as many revellers as possible on New Year's Eve in Melbourne's popular Federation Square, police alleged Tuesday after foiling the plot.

Australia foils 'terror plot' to bring down airplane

Australia foils 'terror plot' to bring down airplane

Australia has foiled an Islamist-inspired ‘terrorist plot’ to bring down an airplane with an improvised explosive, authorities said Sunday, after four people were arrested in raids across Sydney.

Ivanka Trump expresses solidarity over London mosque attack

Ivanka Trump expresses solidarity over London mosque attack

Ivanka Trump on Monday expressed solidarity with worshippers attacked while leaving a London mosque, while her father -- usually quick to condemn extremist attacks -- was silent for the time being.

London attackers kill seven, PM May says "enough is enough"

London attackers kill seven, PM May says "enough is enough"

Three assailants stabbed passers-by at random after smashing into pedestrians in a van, killing six people in a ‘terror attack’ in central London before armed police shot all three dead.

Thousands at Stockholm 'Lovefest' vigil against terror

Thousands at Stockholm 'Lovefest' vigil against terror

More than 20,000 people stood united against terrorism Sunday at a ‘Lovefest’ vigil in Stockholm, two days after a truck attack on a busy pedestrian street killed four people.

Raids in Austria as 'terror' suspect grilled

Raids in Austria as 'terror' suspect grilled

Austrian police raided several addresses early Saturday as they grilled a suspected extremist thought to have been planning an attack, authorities said.

IS 'burns Turkish troops alive' after Ankara vows no let-up

IS 'burns Turkish troops alive' after Ankara vows no let-up

The Islamic State jihadist group has released a video purportedly showing two captured Turkish soldiers being burned alive, after Ankara vowed to fight "terror" in Syria in response to 16 of its troops being killed in battle.

Philippines says 11 Islamic State sympathisers killed in siege

Philippines says 11 Islamic State sympathisers killed in siege

Government troops have killed at least 11 members of a rebel group in the southern Philippines that has pledged allegiance to Islamic State, the military said, sending local communities fleeing as a battle raged on Sunday.

Indonesian police kill man wielding machetes, IS symbol

Indonesian police kill man wielding machetes, IS symbol

Indonesian police shot dead a man carrying knives, suspected pipe bombs and a symbol of the Islamic State group after he launched a daylight assault on officers near Jakarta on Thursday, an official said.

Turkey charges 7 more over Istanbul airport attack

Turkey charges 7 more over Istanbul airport attack

Turkish authorities have placed seven more suspects under arrest over the triple suicide bombings at Istanbul's main airport last month, bringing to 37 the number charged over the attack, media reports said on Monday.

Brussels central station evacuated amid heightened security fears

Brussels central station evacuated amid heightened security fears

Brussels central train station was evacuated for about an hour on Sunday because of a suspicious suitcase amid heightened security fears in the Belgian capital ...

Trump signals could bar gun sales for terror suspects

Trump signals could bar gun sales for terror suspects

Republican White House hopeful Donald Trump signalled on Wednesday he could support banning people on terror watch lists from purchasing guns, a move that would place him in opposition to members of his own party.