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Bombs found near London airports and rail station

Three suspicious packages were discovered by London's Metropolitan Police yesterday near Waterloo rail station as well as Heathrow and London City airports. "The packages — all A4-sized white postal bags containing yellow …

Pence says Iran is leading sponsor of terrorism

US Vice President Mike Pence on Thursday demanded that European Union allies follow Washington’s lead in withdrawing from the landmark 2015 Iran nuclear deal and cease efforts he said are designed to evade US sanctions, the Times of Israel …

ISIS says Strasbourg shooter was its soldier

The terrorist group ISIS (outlawed in Russia) said the man who killed three people in Strasbourg was one of its soldiers, the group’s Amaq news website said, although it provided no evidence for the claim. An online statement …

Moscow and Washington preparing anti-terror meeting

Russia and the United States are laying groundwork for a meeting on anti-terror fight at the level of deputies of top Russian and US diplomats, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Oleg Syromolotov said. "The effort is …

Terrorist shooting in Florida?

A shooting Sunday during a gaming event at a popular shopping center in Jacksonville, Florida, killed two people and wounded several others before the gunman killed himself, investigators confirmed. The gunfire was heard around 1 p.m. …

UN: up to 30,000 ISIS members still in Iraq and Syria

ISIS (terror organization that is outlawed in Russia) has up to 30,000 members roughly equally distributed between Syria and Iraq and its global network poses a rising threat, a United Nations report says. The report said that despite …

Blast reported outside US embassy in Beijing

A single attacker detonated a bomb near the U.S. embassy in Beijing this morning, an embassy spokesperson said. There were no injuries, other than to the bomber, the official and Chinese police said. "There was an …