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Swedish Woman Arrested at Gatwick Airport over ‘Terror Offence’

TEHRAN (Tasnim) – A Swedish woman has been arrested at London’s Gatwick Airport on suspicion of committing a terrorism offense. Police said the 40-year-old suspect was arrested on Thursday afternoon after arriving in Britain on a flight from Italy. The South East Counter Terrorism unit said she was later arrested under Section 41 of the […]Read More

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London Mayor Sadiq Khan Under Police Protection Over TERROR THREATS

London’s mayor claims there has been a rise in Islamophobia, antisemitism and homophobia, with levels of abuse across the UK growing since the 2016 Brexit referendum. London Mayor Sadiq Khan has told The Times that he has been placed under 24-hour police protection after being subjected to violent abuse on social media. According to Khan, […]Read More

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Heathrow Airport on Lockdown Following Reported ‘Security Alert’

The security alert comes just a few weeks after drones were spotted near Gatwick Airport’s runways, disrupting the Christmas travel plans of 140,000 travellers. Police officers are responding to a “security alert” at Terminal 2 of Heathrow Airport, the Daily Mirror reported Sunday, claiming that the disruption had started at 1:30 pm. According to posts […]Read More

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Japan Airlines Pilot Arrested at Heathrow Airport for Being Drunk

K. J., Japan Airlines first officer, was arrested at Heathrow Airport, London, for being under the influence of alcohol. Jitsukawa was found to have 189mg of alcohol per 100ml of his blood — surpassing the legal alcohol limit of 20mg for pilots almost ten times. Earlier, the police were alerted by the crew bus driver, […]Read More

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Stabbing Attack in London Kills One, Another Person in Critical

One man died and another was injured as a result of a knife attack, according to Scotland Yard. The incident occurred late Friday evening in the north-east of London. A 23-year-old man died from wounds after an attack, and a 22-year-old man was hospitalized. The incident occurred late Friday evening in the north-east of the […]Read More

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Londoner Pushes Ex-Eurotunnel Boss Onto Train Tracks

In what a London transport official described as an “extremely rare” incident, a 46-year-old man pushed Sir Robert Malpas, 91, onto tracks shortly after an unsuccessful attempt on another tube passenger. The British Transport Police has released a clip purportedly showing two murder attempts on the London Underground. In the first incident, CCTV footage shows […]Read More

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Sudanese Immigrant Deemed to Be Behind Suspected Terror Attack in

The threat of terrorism is a constant concern for British authorities because the number of attacks increased recently, with the BBC reporting a total of 13 Islamist and four right-wing plots being foiled since March 2017. According to the Daily Mail, a 29-year-old Sudanese immigrant, Salih Khater, is thought to be behind Tuesday’s terror attack […]Read More

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Man Arrested In London After Parliament Car Crash, Pedestrians Injured

A man has been arrested on suspicion of “terrorist offenses” after crashing a car into security barriers outside Britain’s Parliament and injuring several pedestrians, London police say. London’s Metropolitan police said on August 14 that they are treating the car crash as a terrorist attack, and that the Met’s Counter-Terrorism Command was leading the investigation. […]Read More