Fri, 24 Jul, 2020
The deadly attack on two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand, in which 50 people were killed and many others critically injured, was streamed live on Facebook by the man accused of carrying it out, writes.
Mon, 18 Mar, 2019
The vast dystopian caliphate created by Islamic State is over, but among the moral challenges it leaves for Western governments is the quandary of what, if anything, to do with those of its citizens who travelled to Syria and Iraq as jihadi brides and so-called IS fighters — so-called because these young men were not fighters in the normal military sense of the word; they were terrorists, participating zealously in a regime of unrestrained cruelty.
Fri, 15 Feb, 2019
The warning from the UK’s Home Office that Britain faces a severe threat from Islamist terrorism for at least another two years — and that the threat could grow — seems particularly relevant as Brexit negotiations reach what might be called the end of the beginning.
Mon, 04 Jun, 2018
Hundreds of new protective barriers will be permanently installed in Times Square and other locations around New York in an effort to block vehicles from hitting pedestrians after deadly attacks last year on crowds.
Tue, 02 Jan, 2018
MI5 was "actively" investigating the ringleader of the London Bridge atrocity at the time of the rampage, while the Manchester bombing could have been stopped "had the cards fallen differently", an official assessment has found.
Tue, 05 Dec, 2017