13 Minutes is a movie based on a true story about Georg Elser, a German carpenter who in 1939, attempted to carry out a bomb plot against Hitler at a Nazi convention in Munich. The film follows Elser's confession...
On January 8, 1998, terrorist Ramzi Ahmed Yousef was found guilty of plotting a "seditious conspiracy" to bomb the World Trade Center and sentenced to life plus 240 years in prison. The post A Look Back: Ramzi Yousef, Terrorist Mastermind Who Planned 1993 World Trade Center Bombing, Was Sentenced To 240 Years Behind Bars appeared first on CrimeFeed.
German authorities said Monday that police had arrested a Syrian man who had allegedly asked the Islamic State jihadist group to fund an attack using explosives-packed vehicles. The unemployed 38-year-old with refugee status had urged an IS contact via mobile phone message service Telegram to send him 180,000 euros ($188,000), said prosecutors. Show More Summary
Police said oil militant leader Abiodun Amos was hunted down to a riverbank hideout
JAKARTA/BANGKOK (Reuters) - Southeast Asian security forces were on alert on Friday ahead of the Christmas and New Year holidays after two bomb plots were foiled in Australia and Indonesia and the arrest of suspected militants in Malaysia.
Five men have been arrested on suspicion of planning a series of attacks in the heart of Melbourne.
Australian authorities say they have broken up a Christmas Day plot to set off bombs in Melbourne, the country's second-largest city.
SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australian police said on Friday they had foiled a plot to attack prominent sites in the city of Melbourne with a series of bombs on Christmas Day that authorities described as "an imminent terrorist event" inspired by Islamic State.
Indonesian police have foiled plans for a Christmas suicide bombing after killing three suspected militants Wednesday and discovering a cache of bombs, authorities said. A firefight erupted at a house in South Tangerang 25 kilometres (15 miles) outside the capital Jakarta, with police saying the alleged militants had opened fire at officers. Show More Summary
JAKARTA (Reuters) - Indonesian police said on Tuesday that three people had been arrested over a suspected plot to carry out a suicide bomb attack in an undisclosed location outside the most populous island of Java.
The 52-year-old industrial mechanic was the first person in the U.S. convicted of trying to produce a weapon of mass destruction under a 2004 law intended to stop terrorists from using radiation-dispersing “dirty bombs”
Islamic State militants are using turmoil sown by Russian President Vladimir Putin’s bombing in Syria to plot attacks against the United Kingdom and her allies, Britain’s foreign intelligence chief said on Thursday. In his first major...Show More Summary
Security was ramped up Monday night across the Los Angeles transit system after an overseas tip came in about “an imminent bombing of the Metro Red Line’s Universal City station,” The Los Angeles Times reported Monday night. “An anonymous man...
An overseas tip warned of a bomb plot targeting a Los Angeles transit stop near Universal Studios, the FBI revealed Monday.
The European Union’s police agency warned Friday that dozens of Islamic State militant group (ISIS) fighters could already be on European soil, plotting to launch new attacks and possibly evolving their tactics to include suicide car...Show More Summary
MANILA (Reuters) - The Philippines has raised its terror alert to its highest level after police said they had discovered a plot by Islamic State-linked militants to attack a park, following a foiled bombing near the U.S. embassy this week.
An activist from the notorious Operation Rescue anti-abortion group is bristling at assertions that she is a terrorist — despite the fact that she was convicted of plotting to bomb an abortion clinic back in the ’80s. As Jezebel notes, Operation Rescue activist Cheryl Sullenger is very...
In the latest scandal set to rock Germany, Spiegel reports that a German intelligence officer has been arrested over a suspected Islamist plot to bomb the agency's headquarters in Cologne, raising fears that the spy agency itself has been infiltrated. Show More Summary