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British Police Arrest Man in Islamist Terror Probe

12/24/2015 11:21 AM Updated: 1 year ago

(AFP). Police in Britain said Wednesday they had arrested a 31-year-old man in London in connection with suspected “extremist Islamist terrorism”. “The man was detained by

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Jewish Schools Should Teach Islam, British Chief Rabbi Says

12/17/2015 1:27 PM

In an interview on Wednesday with The Jewish Chronicle, a spokesperson for British Chief Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis suggested that British Jewish schools teach Islam in an effort to

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London Attacker Charged With Attempted Murder: Disturbing Material Found on Phone

12/10/2015 9:49 PM Updated: 1 year ago

On Saturday, Dec. 5, Muhaydin Mire, 29, injured three through a violent assault on passerby in London’s Leytonstone subway station. In addition to wielding a knife,

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Petition Seeks to Boot Trump from U.K Over Hate Speech

12/08/2015 4:13 PM Updated: 1 year ago

A petition, created by Suzanne Kelly of Aberdeen, Scotland, is calling for the removal of real estate mogul and presidential candidate Donald Trump from the U.K.,

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Police ‘Were Warned’ About London Terror Suspect

12/08/2015 7:10 AM Updated: 1 year ago

(AFP). The family of a man charged with attempted murder after a stabbing at London Underground train station in a suspected terror attack had earlier called

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Police Charge Suspect in London Underground Stabbing

12/07/2015 10:59 AM Updated: 1 year ago

(AFP). British counter-terror police have charged a 29-year-old man with attempted murder after a stabbing attack in a London Underground train station that is being treated

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Paris Attackers Have Britain Links

12/06/2015 2:24 PM Updated: 1 year ago

(AFP). One of the perpetrators of the deadly Paris attacks visited London and Birmingham earlier this year to meet people suspected of plotting terror activity in

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London Zoo Offers Chance To Sleep With Lions

12/03/2015 7:27 PM Updated: 1 year ago

(AFP)  London Zoo began taking bookings on Thursday for a safari lodge it is building in the lion enclosure to allow visitors to get a taste

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Protests in UK, Spain as Momentum Builds to Join Syria Strikes

11/29/2015 11:30 AM Updated: 1 year ago

(AFP). Some 5,000 people protested in London Saturday against potential British participation in Syria airstrikes, as political momentum mounted to broaden the fight against Islamic State

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Britain ex-PM Blair Meets Turkish Leaders on Middle East

11/18/2015 2:37 PM

(AFP). Former British prime minister Tony Blair on Wednesday met Turkish Premier Ahmet Davutoglu and President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in Ankara for talks on the Middle

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UK to Double Funding to Fight Cyber-Attacks

11/17/2015 8:44 AM

(AFP). Britain on Tuesday said it will double its investment in cyber-security to counter threats including from the Islamic State group, in the wake of the

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PM: Seven UK Terror Attacks ‘Stopped’ in Last Six Months

11/16/2015 6:54 AM Updated: 1 year ago

(AFP). British security services have foiled around seven terror attacks since June with fighters returning from Syria posing a growing threat, Prime Minister David Cameron said

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British Boy In Critical Condition – Hit by Car While Fleeing Harassment

11/11/2015 7:22 PM Updated: 1 year ago

An  8-year-old jewish boy is fighting for his life tonight after running to cross a street to escape what were said to be fireworks aimed at

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ISIS Claims They Hacked UK’s Biggest Jewish School Web Site

11/11/2015 11:02 AM

The website of British Jewish Comprehensive School “JFS” was hacked yesterday by an Islamic group in Tunisia but is back up again today. The hacking group which calls

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Heathrow Airport Multi-Faith Room – Take Your Shoes Off to Pray

11/11/2015 9:15 AM Updated: 1 year ago

The Jewish Chronicle reported this morning that a Chabad rabbi returning to England from New York was told he must take off his shoes to pray

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Rights and Security in Focus as Egypt President Visits UK

11/04/2015 9:06 PM Updated: 1 year ago

(AFP).  Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi is set to hold talks with British Prime Minister David Cameron on Thursday on security and the Sinai plane crash, as

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Britain To Unveil Plan For New Digital-intel Laws

11/04/2015 7:38 AM Updated: 1 year ago

(AFP). Britain’s government published proposals for new Internet spying laws Wednesday to keep pace with the digital age and crack down on terror threats, but critics

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British PM Denies Syria Strikes Climbdown

11/03/2015 9:03 AM Updated: 1 year ago

(AFP). The British government on Tuesday denied it was abandoning plans for a parliamentary vote to join air strikes in Syria as an influential committee of

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UK Population to Grow by 10 Million Over 25 Years

10/29/2015 10:22 AM

(AFP). Britain’s population is set to rise by almost 10 million people by 2039, according to official statistics released Thursday, putting it on course to become

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Britain to Keep Troops in Afghanistan Into 2016

10/28/2015 7:11 AM Updated: 1 year ago

(AFP). Britain will keep its current level of 450 troops on non-combat missions in Afghanistan through 2016, Defence Secretary Michael Fallon said in a written statement