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New terror threat poses challenge
New terror threat poses challenge

The weekend bombings in New York and New Jersey and a stabbing spree in the Midwest are the latest example of the new terror…

USA on edge: Terrorism fears raised

"It is a scary time because you never know when it will happen again."

3 believed sent by Isis arrested in Germany

Three Syrian men believed to have been sent to Germany last year by the Islamic State group as a possible "sleeper cell"…

My son is alive, says 9/11 pilot's mum

The mother of Mohammed Atta, one of the kamikaze hijackers who destroyed the World Trade Centre, says she believes her son…

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'Why did they wait to kill us?'

On a clear afternoon last Monday a line of humanitarian aid trucks eased to a stop in front of a cluster of warehouses packed…

Sculpture left by widow at Vietnam Wall shows the tragic effects of war

Like many of the 400,000 items left at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall since 1982, sculpture of soldier's head has a…

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15 years on, 'the threat is worse'
15 years on, 'the threat is worse'

Nine days after the 9/11, 2001, attacks, George W. Bush stood before Congress to outline a two-pronged response to history's…

In limbo: 9/11 items still in storage
In limbo: 9/11 items still in storage

Gathering dust in a New York basement are 3,483 items from victims of 9/11 - among them fragments of jewellery, wallets…

'Isis-inspired terror attack' in Sydney
'Isis-inspired terror attack' in Sydney

A 22-year-old man charged with committing a terrorist act following a stabbing in Sydney's west was inspired by Isis, police…

Horror of 9/11 casts its deadly pall
Horror of 9/11 casts its deadly pall

COMMENT: Today's date has haunted the world for a decade and a half.

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Gillespie: Terrorism worse after 15 years
Gillespie: Terrorism worse after 15 years

Comment: What has the so-called 'War on Terror' achieved a decade and a half after 9/11?

Melbourne teen jailed for Anzac terror plot

A Melbourne teen who planned to run down and behead a police officer in a gruesome Anzac Day terror attack will spend at…

Churches need bouncers to avoid terrorism

Churches should have a 'bouncer' on the door throughout services to improve security an expert warns small parish churches…

Most of Isis fighters know little about Islam

The jihadi employment form asked the new recruits to rate their knowledge of Islam on a scale of one to three.

The Isis conspiracy theory
The Isis conspiracy theory

Presidential hopeful Donald Trump repeatedly suggested that there were links between President Barack…

Disneyland evacuated after suspect package found

The principal railway station for Disneyland Paris was evacuated after a 'suspicious package' was found inside.

Isis calls for attack on Miss World pageant

Isis terrorists have called for attacks at the Miss World competition due to be held in the Philippines in January.

Pakistan bombing: 'An attack on justice'

As Pakistani lawyers gathered at a government-run hospital to grieve for a fallen colleague, a suicide bomber struck, killing…

Terrorist attack in NZ 'not if but when'

A leaked executive memo from the New Zealand Defence Force warns a terror attack on home soil is "not a matter of if, but…

Cop's view on terror applies in NZ
Cop's view on terror applies in NZ

COMMENT: London's Metropolitan Police Commissioner, Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe, wrote an important article…

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