Category Archives: Essential Reading

Philippines: scores of Islamic State fighters on Mindanao island

Foreign fighters believed to be galvanising local groups as push to declare Islamic caliphate intensifies.

MoD told to hand over any reports of abuse by US troops in Iraq

High court judge orders search for allegations of US military abuse from 2004-08

Melbourne terror attack: ‘Trolley man’ becomes national hero in Australia

Michael Rogers saw a terrorist lunging at police officers with a knife and grabbed a shopping trolley to try to stop the attack.

Poland’s president addresses far right at independence march

Nationalists burning flares and carrying fascist flags marched at same time as politicians

Akayed Ullah Guilty of ISIS-Inspired Bombing Near Times Square

A man who told the police he was inspired by the Islamic State when he detonated a pipe bomb last year in a crowded subway corridor near Times Square was found guilty of federal terrorism charges on Tuesday.

ISIS may be quashed on the ground, but it’s still a ‘problem’ online, EU security official says

Islamic State is still “very much a problem” as it continues to pump out terror content online, Julian King, the EU’s commissioner for the security union, said.

6 Arrested in Suspected Terror Plot to Attack French President Emmanuel Macron

French security agents arrested six people Tuesday on suspicion of plotting to attack French President Emmanuel Macron, according to a French judicial official.

Labour invites notorious Islamic extremist to speak at anti-racism meeting

Shakeel Begg is set to appear at the Lewisham Labour Against Racism public meeting tonight.

Man in court over London ‘mosque terror plot’

A man has appeared in court accused of planning to target a south London mosque in a terror attack.

The radicalization of an alleged domestic terrorist

New York (CNN) – Cesar Sayoc’s social media accounts read like a blueprint for the radicalization of an alleged domestic terrorist.