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FBI Chief Warns Of Possible Coordinated Terror Attack In US

FBI Director Christopher Wray believes that an organised terror attack on the US, similar to the Moscow terror attack in a concert hall, is a very real possibility. This is what he plans to tell a House of Representatives panel on Thursday. According to a Reuters report the FBI is concerned about the possibility of […]Read More

Suspects Detained In The Caucasus Linked to Moscow Terror Attack?

MOSCOW: Russia’s top security agency has said it has broken up what it called a “terrorist cell” in southern Russia whose members had provided weapons and cash to suspected attackers of the Moscow terror attack. The Federal Security Service, or FSB, said it detained four suspected members of the cell in the Russian province of […]Read More

Paris Olympics: France Seeks Foreign Police, Military Help

France has asked 46 countries if they would be willing to supply more than 2,000 police officers to help secure the Paris Olympics this summer, as organisers finalise security planning for the French capital’s first Games in a century while on heightened alert against potential attacks. The Interior Ministry said on Friday that the request […]Read More

Attacks On Tajiks Rise In The Aftermath Of Moscow Terror Attack

Tajik-born migrants are facing increased attacks in Russia in the aftermath of the Moscow terror attack which killed 140 people last week. The attack was traced to four Tajik nationals who were believed to have been working for the Islamic State (ISIS) which has claimed responsibility for the attacks. However, while President Putin has claimed […]Read More