UK will seize assets held by foreign criminals, says security chief

The UK has introduced sweeping new powers which, according to the country’s security minister, will be used to seize the assets of foreign criminals. Speaking to the Times, cabinet minister Ben Wallace said that he would use “the full force of the government” to stifle the activities of investors using Britain as a haven for their […]

Tanks for nothing: Chinese police seize man’s hand-made battle vehicle (VIDEO)

A Chinese man who spent months converting a disused truck into a drivable novelty tank, complete with a gun turret and radar dish, has seen his invention confiscated by police. The man, identified only by his surname, Huang, had spent two months building the ‘war machine’ from an old truck in the city of Laibin […]

US Military to seize, burn Guantánamo Bay detainees’ art (PHOTOS)

Published time: 18 Nov, 2017 13:28 The US Military has decided to seize artwork produced by detainees at Guantánamo Bay Navy Base and will no longer release prisoner artwork to the public. The detainees’ attorneys have said that the ultimate plan is to destroy it. A practice has been in place for years whereby detainees […]

Drug truck: Police seize 6 tons of marijuana worth $1mn in fuel tanker in Brazil (VIDEO)

Published time: 13 Nov, 2017 07:20 Edited time: 13 Nov, 2017 07:46 Brazilian police have seized six tons of marijuana tightly packed in a fuel truck in the south of the country, a video uploaded on social media shows. The ‘drug truck’ is worth over $ 1 million, according to reports in local media. Police […]

Ankara denies ‘ludicrous’ allegations of plotting to seize cleric Gulen from US

Published time: 12 Nov, 2017 16:01 Turkey’s Embassy in the US has dismissed recent media reports of Ankara allegedly conspiring with former US National Security Adviser Michael Flynn to “seize” the elusive cleric Fethullah Gulen from the US. The Wall Street Journal reported that an investigation into Turkey offering up to $ 15 million to […]

Star Wars 8 leak: NEW Snoke details emerge for The Last Jedi – ‘He’ll seize victory’

It has long been thought among fans online that Andy Serkis’s character will be seen in the flesh in The Last Jedi, after only appearing as a hologram in 2015’s The Force Awakens. Now, a leaked description of the character from toy company Hasbro has surfaced on Reddit and seems to clarify that he’ll have […]

Petition to declare George Soros ‘terrorist’ and seize his assets gains 70k signatures

Published time: 1 Sep, 2017 07:39 In less than a fortnight, more than 70,000 people have signed a petition accusing billionaire investor George Soros of sedition against the US and demanding that he and his affiliates be declared “domestic terrorists” and that his assets be seized. The petition was initially launched on August 20 by […]

Know Your Rights: Can Border Patrol Seize Your Laptop and Phone?

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