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1 hr ago | The Jackson Sun

British terror suspects may be stripped of passports

British Prime Minister David Cameron said Monday that police in the United Kingdom may get new, temporary powers to seize the passports of British nationals fighting in the Middle East who are attempting to return to the U.K. to conduct terrorist operations.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, United Kingdom

5 hrs ago | Townhall

UK: Passports Could Be Seized to Fight Terrorism

Prime Minister David Cameron on Monday proposed new laws that would give police the power to seize the passports of Britons suspected of having traveled abroad to fight with terrorist groups.

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8 hrs ago | KION 46

Four arrested over alleged Manila bomb plot

Four men have been arrested after allegedly trying to detonate a bomb at Manila's international airport Monday, state-run media in the Philippines report.

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12 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

Norwegian oil firm Statoil reopens plant in Algeria after 5 workers killed in terror attack

Norwegian oil company Statoil says it will resume operations at a gas field in Algeria, 19 months after five Norwegian workers were killed in a terrorist attack there.

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16 hrs ago | Outlook

Shivraj Patil Pens Memoir, Makes No Mention of 26/11 Terror Attacks

Former Union Home Minister Shivraj Patil has come out with his autobiography skirting contentious subjects like the 26/11 Mumbai attacks, one of the worst terror strikes India has faced which took place under his watch.

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Sun Aug 31, 2014

Windsor Beacon

Australia to provide arms in U.S.-led mission against IS

An Australian military aircraft will soon fly guns and ammunition to the northern Iraqi city of Irbil to help Kurds fight Islamic State militants as part of a U.S.-led multination mission, Australia's prime minister said on Sunday.

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Related Topix: Iraq, World News, Middle East, US Military, US Air Force

The Daily Star

Berri: National unity a must to fight takfiri terrorism

BEIRUT: National unity is a must to fight takfiri terrorism threatening Lebanon, said Speaker Nabih Berri, who also called Sunday for bolstering the Lebanese Army's capabilities in term of men and equipment to help it in the anti-terror battle.

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Related Topix: World News, Middle East, Lebanon,

Independent.ie

Iraqi army win major victory against IS militants as they re-claim town

Iraqi security forces and Shiite militiamen stand guard after breaking a siege by the Islamic State extremist group on Amirli The wreckage of a Humvee belonging to Islamic State militants lies along a road after it was targeted by Iraqi security forces and Iraqi Shi'ite volunteers Iraqi security forces backed by Shi'ite militias have broken the ... (more)

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Related Topix: Iraq, World News,

The York Daily Record

German security official warns of terror threat

Germany's domestic intelligence chief says he expects Islamic extremists who have traveled to Syria and Iraq will return and commit terror attacks.

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Lancashire Telegraph

Defence Secretary Michael Fallon said the country faces "very real threats"

Prime Minister David Cameron said the intelligence and security services believe that at least 500 Britons had gone to fight in Syria and potentially Iraq The UK's defences against jihadis from Britain and across western Europe need to be stiffened up, a senior Cabinet minister has insisted as David Cameron prepared to set out new counter-terrorism ... (more)

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, United Kingdom, Conservatives (UK)

WGAL-TV Lancaster

Report: ISIS selling Yazidi women in Syria

Hundreds of Yazidi women abducted by ISIS have either been sold or handed out to members of the Sunni extremist group, according to an organization that monitors the crisis.

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Related Topix: Iraq, World News, Middle East, Autos

Sat Aug 30, 2014

Key 103

Muslim Leaders Issue Fatwa Against IS Britons

The fatwa, which The Sunday Times newspaper said had been issued by imams, is the strongest denunciation yet by the Muslim community of UK citizens who join Islamic State militants It comes as former Liberal Democrat leader Paddy Ashdown accused Conservative ministers of "kneejerk" responses to the terrorism threat from extremists.

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CNN

London still busy after UK raises terror threat level

The United Kingdom may have raised its terror threat level, but the streets of London don't appear to be fazed.

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Related Topix: Europe, Essex County, England, World News, United Kingdom, Greater London County, England, Prison

Canada.com

ISIS and other mid-east terror groups will soon attack Europe and the States, Saudi king says

The king of Saudi Arabia has warned that extremists could attack Europe and the U.S. if there is not a strong international response to terrorism after the Islamic State in Iraq and al-Sham seized a wide territory across Iraq and Syria.

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Related Topix: NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization)

4029TV.com

U.N.: Number of Syria refugees hits 3M

The number of people who have fled Syria and registered as refugees amid the country's civil war was to surpass 3 million Friday, and a further 6.5 million are believed to be displaced within the war-torn nation, the U.N. refugee agency said.

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Related Topix: Israel, Middle East, World News

KPLC-TV Lake Charles

Saudi king warns of terrorist threat to Europe, US

College students from West Africa may be subject to extra health checks when they arrive to study in the United States as administrators try to insulate their campuses from the worst Ebola outbreak in history.

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The New Zealand Herald

Somalia launches offensive against extremists

Military officials say the Somali army, backed by African Union forces, has launched a long-awaited operation against al-Qaida-linked al-Shabab fighters in southern Somalia.

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Related Topix: Somalia, Africa, World News

Star-Telegram.com

Westerners linked to extremist groups in Syria

As many as 12,000 foreigners have gone to Syria to fight the government of Bashar Assad.

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Related Topix: Illinois

Fri Aug 29, 2014

KRVN-AM Lexington

Nearly a Dozen from Twin Cities Gone to Fight in Syria

In addition to the American rapper from Minneapolis recently killed in the bloody fighting in Syria, nearly a dozen former residents of Minnesota's Twin Cities have left their homes to take up arms with extremist rebel groups in the Middle Eastern nation, U.S. officials told ABC News.

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Related Topix: Minnesota, Minnesota Government

Evening Sun

Dutch government clamps down on radicalization

The Dutch government has unveiled a raft of measures aimed at countering radicalization of Muslims in the country, a day after police announced the arrest of two men suspected of recruiting people to fight in conflicts in Syria and Iraq.

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