US strips Pakistan of $300mn in anti-terrorism aid

The Pentagon has recalled $ 300 million of aid earmarked to support Pakistan’s anti-terrorism efforts, accusing Islamabad of going soft on extremists and providing them with safe havens, Reuters reports. “Due to a lack of Pakistani decisive actions in support of the South Asia Strategy, the remaining $ 300 [million] was reprogrammed,” Pentagon spokesman Lieutenant […]

Russian city names street after fighter pilot killed in anti-terrorism operation in Syria

Authorities in the Russian Far East city of Vladivostok have named a street after Major Roman Filipov – the air force pilot who was killed while fighting Islamic State terrorists in Syria’s Idlib province in February. The press service of the Vladivostok city administration reported on Monday that one of the new city streets will […]

TSA, Amtrak Test Anti-Terrorism Technology at New York’s Penn Station

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Police cordon off Sagrada Familia site in Barcelona as part of anti-terrorism operation

Published time: 12 Sep, 2017 18:47 Edited time: 12 Sep, 2017 19:12 Several blocks around the iconic Sagrada Familia church in Barcelona have been sealed off by the police, who have also shut down the nearby metro station, in what they say is an anti-terrorist operation. Eyewitnesses reported armed police looking through bins, as they […]

Israel to offer anti-terrorism experience with training camps in bizarre tourist drive

The ‘anti-terrorism’ or ‘defence’ training camps for tourists could offer a new experience for travellers when in the country. The Israeli Ministry of Tourism (IMOT) is working with Indian travel agencies to create the bizarre tourist attraction. It is certainly a contentious topic, especially in light of the heightened fear surrounding certain countries that Britons […]

‘Stratton’ Trailer: Dominic Cooper Blasts His Way Through an Anti-Terrorism Thriller

Dominic Cooper has been doing excellent work in the greatly-improved second season of AMC’s TV adaptation of the Preacher comic series, but the former Howard Stark actor has another adaptation lined up – and this one’s on the big screen. He plays an MI6 agent in Stratton, an action thriller from Con Air director Simon West that’s based on […]

ISIS shifting focus to Afghanistan, threatens Central Asia – CIS anti-terrorism chief

Islamic State terrorists are seeking to shift the main focus of their activity from Syria and Iraq to Afghanistan and neighboring states, Col. Gen. Andrey Novikov, the head of the Anti-Terrorist Center (ATC) of the Commonwealth of Independent States has said. The Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS/ISIL) terrorist group seeks to subdue some Taliban militants […]

ISIS fighter Khaled Sharrouf becomes first to lose citizenship under Australia’s anti-terrorism law

Islamic State terrorist Khaled Sharrouf, whose little son shocked the world by holding up the severed head of a soldier in a picture, has become the first Australian to be stripped of citizenship under the country’s anti-terrorism laws, a report says. A spokeswoman for Australian Immigration Minister Peter Dutton told AAP that a person had […]

’We'll take all measures to ensure safety': Russia Anti-Terrorism Committee head on 2018 World Cup

[unable to retrieve full-text content] The head of the Russian National Anti-Terrorism Committee, Igor Kulyagin, is confident that all measures will be taken to guard against possible attacks during the 2018 FIFA World Cup, as well as the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017. Read Full Article at RT.com RT – Daily news