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29 March 2018 06:15 US court rules families of 9/11 victims can sue Saudi Arabia

A US judge ruled that the plaintiffs had “narrowly articulate a reasonable basis” to proceed. A US FEDERAL judge has rejected Saudi Arabia’s bid to drop lawsuits alleging it helped orchestrate the 9/11 attacks. Manhattan-based Judge George Daniels said in his ruling the plaintiffs “narrowly articulate a reasonable basis” to proceed. Relatives of 9/11 victims 5

26 March 2018 08:08 Far-left French politician arrested over tweet appearing to celebrate heroic policeman's death

The policeman offered himself in exchange for a woman being used as a human shield. A LEFT-WING French politician has been arrested over a tweet apparently celebrating the death of a policeman who was hailed a hero after he took the place of a hostage and was killed by a jihadist gunman. Police arrested Stephane Poussier at his home in Dives-sur-Mer 6

07 March 2018 17:58 Russian ex-spy and daughter were victims of attempted murder with nerve agent

A former Russian spy and his daughter were found unconscious on a bench in England. THE FORMER RUSSIAN double-agent who collapsed in a British town alongside his daughter was the victim of attempted murder with a nerve agent, the Metropolitan Police has said. “This is being treated as a major incident involving attempted murder by administration of a nerve 11

22 February 2018 18:12 White powder sent to Prince Harry and Meghan Markle being investigated as 'racist hate crime'

The pair are due to marry on 19 May. A PACKAGE CONTAINING white powder and an allegedly racist message sent to Prince Harry and his fiancée Meghan Markle is being treated as a hate crime, UK police have said on. Officers from the Metropolitan Police’s counter-terrorism command were called in after the package was received on 12 February at a sorting 7

21 February 2018 22:16 Police investigating the murder of a man in front of his family make arrest

DETECTIVES INVESTIGATING THE murder of a man who was killed in front of his family in Belfast last week have arrested a 34-year-old man. The man was arrested in the Poleglass area of West Belfast under the Terrorism Act earlier today. Raymond Johnston (28) was shot dead in his living room in front of his partner and 11-year-old child Tuesday, 27 February 11

13 February 2018 10:09 Uzbek asylum seeker pleads guilty to terrorism over Stockholm truck attack that killed five people

Rakhmat Akilov appeared in the Stockholm courtroom this morning. AN UZBEK ASYLUM seeker who confessed to wanting to mow down “infidels” in an April 2017 Stockholm truck attack that killed five people pleaded guilty to terrorism charges today as his trial opened. Rakhmat Akilov appeared in the Stockholm courtroom, handcuffed amid tight security, wearing 10

03 February 2018 10:21 Poll: Are you comfortable with your flight details being shared with other countries?

Ireland must shortly pass a new law in order to be compliant with EU security standards regarding flight passenger information. IT HAS BEEN revealed that the government must pass a new law in order to ensure that passenger flight details can be passed onto other EU countries (and others) and international police organisation Interpol. This is in order 15

30 January 2018 08:26 US ends ban on refugees from 11 'high-risk' countries

But Department of Homeland Security officials say they are working to implement new screening measures. THE US WILL resume normal processing of refugees from 11 countries that had previously only been admitted on a “case-by-case” basis. But Department of Homeland Security officials say they are working to implement new screening measures for applicants 16

07 January 2018 15:20 Explosion at Stockholm metro station leaves one dead and one injured

Local police say there is nothing to suggest the explosion was terror-related. A MAN HAS been killed and a woman was injured in an explosion at a Stockholm metro station. The explosion happened at the Vårby gard subway station with local police saying that witnesses reported seeing the man pick up an item from the ground before it exploded. Local media 18

03 December 2017 15:25 One person killed, others injured after car hits pedestrians in New York

The police don’t believe that the crash is terrorism-related. POLICE SAY A man drove into a group of people in New York City and then fled, leaving one person dead and several others injured, one critically. Police say the driver targeted the victims in Queens and fled after striking them around 4.45am today (that’s 9.45am Irish time). Police are still 18