terrorism

  1. Auld-Yin

    Reasonable Doubt

    This is a good old fashioned thriller which actually lives up to this claim. The hero is a former Gurkha officer, Harry Parker, who still has links to his former comrades. This is the second book featuring this character, but this is a completely stand-alone book with few references back to the...
  2. Red Hander

    'Islamophobia' - Parliamentary group's definition to 'Cripple anti-terror fight'?

    Policy Exchange, a leading UK think tank, has published this paper (link downloads PDF report)...
  3. guzzijon

    Motorway Stoppages.

    For the second time in a week a motorway has been brought to a halt by emergency services- including EOD- having to deal with a "hazardous substance." So are these attempted terrorist attacks, hoaxes or actual attacks- ie is the disruption the aim rather than a by-product. When a major route is...
  4. Red Hander

    Finsbury Park Mosque attack 19 06 2017 (edited thread title)

    I am posting this out of genuine curiosity, and in the absence of information from other sources. A thread about the apparent terror attack on the Finsbury Park Mosque was published [Edit: not by me] and then removed by Mods. Conversation is continuing in two other threads and is exactly the...
  5. moggy_cattermole

    New Met Commissioner Announced

    Met Police appoints first female chief Cressida Dick - BBC News And it's Cressida Dick, to the surprise of not very many. Going through the candidates, her cv - death of Jean Charles de Menezes notwithstanding - has a lot of quite meaty roles to it, particularly regarding Counter Terrorism...
  6. guzzijon

    "Multiple Deaths" At Munich Shopping Centre

    News just coming in of 'multiple deaths' in a shooting incident at the Olympia Shopping Centre in NW Munich. Munich shooting: 'Spree' reported at shopping mall - CNN.com Getting a bit tedious isn't it.
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