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A suspected jihadi linked to the brothers who carried out the 2015 Charlie Hebdo killings is in French police custody in Djibouti, a law enforcement source told CNN Thursday.

Peter Cherif is allegedly an associate of Cherif and Said Kouachi, who killed 12 people at the satirical publication in Paris in apparent retribution over its portrayal of the Muslim prophet Mohammed in cartoons.
Cherif ‘s arrest was first reported by French news website Marianne. He will be extradited to France soon, according to the law enforcement source.
December 21, 2018

Suspect linked to Charlie Hebdo attacks in French custody

A suspected jihadi linked to the brothers who carried out the 2015 Charlie Hebdo killings is in French police custody in Djibouti, a law enforcement source […]
December 21, 2018

Teen blogger from Holland jailed for publishing graphic terrorist videos online

A teenager who shared graphic terrorist videos online and stockpiled instructions on bomb making and knife attacks has been jailed for three years and four months […]
December 20, 2018

Terrorists are welcome: British government allows radical Islamic preacher who fled Germany to settle in the UK

United Kingdom: A German Islamic hate preacher who fled Germany after being accused of leading a group inspiring 140 terrorists to join IS and al-Qaeda, has been […]
December 18, 2018

Offenders with Muslim names are not jailed for longer, new study finds

United Kingdom: Offenders who have Muslim names do not appear to be receiving unfairly long sentences from crown courts in England and Wales, according to a […]
December 18, 2018

German police raids Berlin mosque in terrorism probe

Germany: German authorities say police are searching a Berlin mosque as part of an investigation into its imam on suspicion he raised money to support an Islamic […]
December 17, 2018

Indian and French investigation reveals new details about the Indian suspect linked to 2015 Paris attacks

India: Following the Indian and French investigation into Subahani Haja Moideen, the Indian suspect detained in connection with 2015’s deadly terrorist attacks in Paris claimed by […]
December 17, 2018

EU counter-terrorism chief says Europe ‘may see something like Daesh 2.0’

The level of terrorist threat remains “pretty serious” in several EU countries, Gilles de Kerchove, the EU’s counter-terrorism coordinator, told EURACTIV.com in an interview hours before […]
December 17, 2018

Gibraltar Parliament passes counter terrorism legislation

The Gibraltar Parliament has unanimously passed fundamental legislation designed to equip law enforcement agencies with the tools that they require to counter the “scourge” of terrorism. […]
December 16, 2018

Survivor of APS Peshawar attack joins counter-extremism efforts in the UK

Pakistan: A survivor of a major terrorist attack in Pakistan, Ahmed Nawaz, who is just 17 years old and lost his younger brother Harris Nawaz in […]

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