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New jihadist outfit Tawheed al-Uluhiyyah al-Jihad unearthed in Bangladesh

Blitz 16 Sep 2023
In addition to engaging in terrorist activities in Syria, KTJ has also been responsible for conducting external attacks, such as the Saint Petersburg metro attack in April 2017 which killed 14 passengers and injured 50 others, as well as a suicide car bombing of the Chinese Embassy in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan in August 2016 which wounded three people.

Teenager arrested for planning ‘catastrophic’ terrorist attack

Metro UK 16 Aug 2023
KTJ, which operates out of Syria, is responsible for the 2017 attack on the St Petersburg metro in Russia, as well as the 2016 suicide car bombing of the Chinese embassy in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan ... Got a story? Get in touch with our news team by emailing us at ... Follow on Twitter and Facebook for the latest news updates.

US teen charged in terrorism probe

Russia Today 15 Aug 2023
The arrest of the “aspiring terrorist” saved the lives of innocent people, the FBI said ... Read more Switzerland detains four ‘terrorism supporters’ ... The group, which is affiliated with al-Qaeda, operates mainly in Syria but was suspected of involvement in the April 2017 Metro attack in the Russian city of St ... .

Philadelphia teen charged with plotting potentially ‘catastrophic terrorist attack’

New York Post 15 Aug 2023
More On. terrorism ... The group, which has links to al Qaeda, primarily operates in Syria’s Idlib Province but is also believed to be responsible for the April 2017 metro attack in Saint Petersburg, Russia, and an August 2016 suicide car bombing outside the Chinese Embassy in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan ... WPVI ... On Aug. 8, 2023, U.S ... ....

Six convicted of murder for 2016 Brussels bombings

Reuters 26 Jul 2023
The six, of 10 facing charges, were found guilty of murder and attempted murder in a terrorist context for their part in the twin bombings at Brussels airport and third bomb on the city's metro on March 22, 2016 ... Oussama Atar, seen as the group's leader and presumed to have been killed in Syria, was also convicted.

US, Turkey sanction 2 al-Qaida-linked militants in Mideast

Yahoo Daily News 03 May 2023
One of the two sanctioned on Tuesday was a Syria-based militant, identified as Omar al-Sheak ... The Uzbek militant group has been active outside of Syria and was accused in the 2017 bombing of the Saint Petersburg metro in Russia and a suicide car bomb attack at the Chinese Embassy in Kyrgyzstan in 2016.

Ekin-Su Cülcüloğlu stirred by ‘moving experience’ after child who lost mother in devastating earthquake asks ...

Metro UK 01 May 2023
On February 6 this year, a devastating earthquake hit Turkey and Syria, resulting in tens of thousands of fatalities and impacting the lives of millions of people ... ‘On 6 February 2023, at 04.17 a 7.8 earthquake struck southern and central Turkey and northern and western Syria ... My heart is with the people of Syria and Turkey 🤍.’.

US launches airstrikes in Syria after civilians killed in drone strike

Metro UK 25 Mar 2023
It comes amid an increasingly violent and fiery tit-for-tat between US and Iranian forces in Syria (Picture ... The US has launched an overnight airstrike against Syria after a suspected Iranian drone killed an American ... It came after Iran-backed militants used rockets against another base hosting US personnel in Syria’s Conoco gas field this evening.

Transgender asylum seeker ‘left in limbo’ two years after landing in the UK

Metro UK 23 Mar 2023
After an attack on her family, in which her brother was killed, she took the difficult decision to flee her homeland, she told ... Hassan spoke with from the border between Turkey and Syria, where he was visiting communities devastated by the earthquakes in February on behalf of Choose Love.

Putin's 'martyr complex' is so out of control there is a real risk he will ...

The Daily Mail 15 Mar 2023
Since Putin invaded Ukraine, his propagandists have continued to threaten the UK with a nuclear holocaust ... READ MORE ... Advertisement ... READ MORE ... It has also warned that the use of chemical weapons against metro stations in eastern Ukraine would be 'devastating'. The report cites the use of chemical weapons in Syria as evidence of Russia's willingness ... .

NYPD spearheads relief effort for earthquake victims that killed and displaced thousands in Turkey and Syria

AM New York 08 Mar 2023
NYPD officers with ties to Turkey and Syria are gathering necessities that will be shipped to those displaced by the catastrophic earthquakes last month, amNewYork Metro has learned. Over 50,000 people have lost their lives and millions are now homeless after two earthquakes bombarded southern Turkey and northern Syria on Feb.

24 Pinoys on their way home after Turkey quake

Manila Standard 08 Mar 2023
A powerful 7.8-magnitude earthquake hit Turkey on February 6, causing around 46,000 deaths in Turkey and 6,000 in Syria. De Vega said some of the repatriated Pinoys arriving on Wednesday are from Metro Manila and other parts of Luzon, and will be fetched by their relatives.

British aid worker Joe English says it’s a privilege to help earthquake survivors

Metro UK 06 Mar 2023
A British aid worker has said he is privileged to be helping children in the wake of devastating earthquakes in Turkey and Syria – but fears for their mental health ... Following a second earthquake on February 21, he went to northern Syria ... Their Jableh home in Syria was flattened by the quake.

The best products to buy to support Fairtrade Fortnight

Metro UK 28 Feb 2023
Some of the best Fairtrade products on the market (Picture. Supplied/Metro). This article contains affiliate links ... Products are tested and reviewed independently of commercial initiatives ... Completely slavery-free treats (Picture ... From NYC bagel tour to Syria and Turkey earthquake fundraising ... Get in touch by emailing ....

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FILE - Harvesters collect wheat in the village of Zghurivka, Ukraine, on Aug. 9, 2022. Poland's Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki says his government will not lift its embargo on Ukraine grain imports on Thursday because it would hurt the interests of Polish farmers. In accordance with the European Union, the embargo was imposed in April, until Sept. 15 to prevent Ukraine produce from glutting Polish market.
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