UK POLITICS: 5 Dead, 40 Injured in Parliament ‘Terrorist’ Attack

UK POLITICS: 5 Dead, 40 Injured in Parliament ‘Terrorist’ Attack

Prime Minister Theresa May condemned the attack as “sick and depraved”. “The location of this attack was no accident,” she said at 10 Downing Street office.

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UK POLITICS: Westminster Attack: Police Arrest Seven People

UK POLITICS: Westminster Attack: Police Arrest Seven People

Seven arrests have been made in raids following the Westminster attack that left four dead, police have said.

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UK POLITICS: Parliament ‘Terrorist’ Attack: Latest Updates

UK POLITICS: Parliament ‘Terrorist’ Attack: Latest Updates

“A female member of the public was pulled from the water near Westminster Bridge, alive, with serious injuries,” a PLA spokesman told Reuters. “She’s undergoing very urgent medical treatment now.”

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CHINA POLITICS: China Holds ‘Anti-Terrorism’ Mass Rally

CHINA POLITICS: China Holds ‘Anti-Terrorism’ Mass Rally

The large-scale parade in Hotan, a hotspot of ethnic tension in Xinjiang’s southern Muslim Uighur heartland, involved thousands of armed police and paramilitary officers and was designed to “show strength and intimidate”.

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AUSTRALIA POLITICS: Khaled Sharrouf ISIS Fighter First Australian Stripped of Citizenship

AUSTRALIA POLITICS: Khaled Sharrouf ISIS Fighter First Australian Stripped of Citizenship

Australian Islamic State fighter Khaled Sharrouf has become the country’s first dual nationality individual to be stripped of Australian citizenship under anti-terrorism laws.

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CUBA POLITICS: USA, Cuba Unite to Fight Terrorism, Drug Trafficking

CUBA POLITICS: USA, Cuba Unite to Fight Terrorism, Drug Trafficking

A brief statement said Rhodes was in Cuba for “official meetings, cultural engagements, and to witness the signing of a U.S.-Cuba Law Enforcement Memorandum of Understanding (MOU).”

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USA POLITICS: Phil Mudd CNN’s Counterterrorism Analyst Recklessly Calls WikiLeaks Assange ‘Pedophile’

USA POLITICS: Phil Mudd CNN’s Counterterrorism Analyst Recklessly Calls WikiLeaks Assange ‘Pedophile’

Phil Mudd, CNN’s counterterrorism analyst made the reckless on-air statement while discussing Julian Assange’s whistleblower site WikiLeaks.

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GERMANY POLITICS: Angela Merkel Says Islamist Terrorism Biggest Test Facing Germany

GERMANY POLITICS: Angela Merkel Says Islamist Terrorism Biggest Test Facing Germany

Chancellor Angela Merkel said in a New Year’s address and vowed to introduce laws that improve security after a deadly attack before Christmas in Berlin.

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TUNISIA POLITICS: Chahed Says Militants Will Face Immediate Arrest, Judgement Under Anti-Terrorism Laws

TUNISIA POLITICS: Chahed Says Militants Will Face Immediate Arrest, Judgement Under Anti-Terrorism Laws

“Those who come back will be arrested immediately after arrival on Tunisian soil and will be judged under anit-terrorism law,” Prime Minister Youssef Chahed said.

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RUSSIA POLITICS: Chilling Warning: Putin Vows After Envoy Andrei Karlov’s Murder, He’ll Step Up Fight Against Terrorism

RUSSIA POLITICS: Chilling Warning: Putin Vows After Envoy Andrei Karlov’s Murder, He’ll Step Up Fight Against Terrorism

President Vladimir Putin said: “There can only be one response – stepping up the fight against terrorism. The bandits will feel this happening.”

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UK POLITICS: National Action Banned Under Terrorism Law

UK POLITICS: National Action Banned Under Terrorism Law

National Action, a neo-Nazi organisation that praised the murderer of Jo Cox is the first far-right group in Britain to be banned as terrorist organization.

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INDIA: Modi Calls Pakistan ‘Mother-Ship Of Terrorism’

INDIA: Modi Calls Pakistan ‘Mother-Ship Of Terrorism’

Modi’s remarks to meeting of leaders from BRICS – which include Brazil, Russia, China and South Africa – escalated his diplomatic drive to isolate Pakistan.

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WORLD: Political Will Needed To Counter Terrorism, ISIL – Security Council

WORLD: Political Will Needed To Counter Terrorism, ISIL – Security Council

“ISIL [also] continues to assert itself in cyberspace, using closed fora, encrypted messaging systems, and communications through the ‘dark net’ to recruit and distribute its propaganda,” Jeffrey Feltman added.

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RUSSIA: US Syria Statement Tantamount To Terrorism Supports – Sergei Ryabkov

RUSSIA: US Syria Statement Tantamount To Terrorism Supports – Sergei Ryabkov

“We cannot interpret this as anything else apart from the current U.S. administration’s de facto support for terrorism,” Sergei Ryabkov said.

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LAOS: East Asia Summit: Modi Promotes Strongest Action Against State Sponsors Of Terrorism

LAOS: East Asia Summit: Modi Promotes Strongest Action Against State Sponsors Of Terrorism

“We need to target not only terrorists, but also their entire supporting ecosystem,” India PM Modi said while addressing the 11th East Asia Summit here.

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TUNISIA: ‘War On Corruption Difficult Than War On Terrorism’ – Shahed

TUNISIA: ‘War On Corruption Difficult Than War On Terrorism’ – Shahed

“Fighting corruption through controlled mechanisms, namely accountability, is very difficult,” Tunisian Prime Minister Yousuf Shahed said.

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INDIA: Modi Accuses Pakistan Of Spreading Terrorism

INDIA: Modi Accuses Pakistan Of Spreading Terrorism

“India has a policy of zero tolerance to terrorism. Because anything less than that is not enough,” Narendra Modi said.

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INDIA: Narendra Modi Decries Terrorism, Ratcheting Up Criticism Of Pakistan

INDIA: Narendra Modi Decries Terrorism, Ratcheting Up Criticism Of Pakistan

“What kind of life is this, inspired by terrorism? What kind of government setup is it that is inspired by terrorism?” asked Indian PM Narendra Modi.

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KENYA: Ethiopia, Kenya To Hold Terrorism Talks

KENYA: Ethiopia, Kenya To Hold Terrorism Talks

It warns Al-Shabaab and Al Qaeda and ISIS (Islamic State of Iraq and Syria)–were determined to spread a violent streak of Islam called Salafism.

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AUSTRALIA: Malcolm Turnbull Believes Pragmatism, Compromise Key To Syria And The Terrorism It Fuels

AUSTRALIA: Malcolm Turnbull Believes Pragmatism, Compromise Key To Syria And The Terrorism It Fuels

“The approach of all the parties to a resolution in Syria has to be one undertaken in a spirit of compromise and in a spirit of pragmatism,” Mr Turnbull said.

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