Russian media are reporting the arrests of 15 Islamist terrorists and the confiscation of a cache of weapons and explosions. Cops investigating crimes unrelated to terrorism stumbled into the cell, according to the Russian Interior Ministry. The cell members reportedly were involved in those crimes as a means of funding their terrorist activities. […]
They were suspected of planning a series of terrorist attacks in Israel. Security forces moved in on them . All three were shot and killed in Hebron, near where they lived. The attack was planned in the coming days. It happened as the Israelis moved in on their moving vehicle and a shootout ensued between […]
The Washington Post is reporting that Microsoft is moving toward a major new effort to encrypt its Internet traffic after concluding that the National Security Agency may have broken into its global communications systems, said people familiar with the emerging plans. This is apparently in response to documents that former NSA contractor Edward Snowden released that […]
The TSA agent who was mortally wounded at Los Angeles International Airport was shot 12 times by his assailant. There were some questions raised about the decision to hold paramedics at bay as he lay on the floor until cops were sure that it was safe to send them in. That decision remains under review.
The ACLU is arguing before a federal judge in New York that the NSA’s data collection policies violate the Constitution. The civil rights organization believes the Fourth Amendment protects Americans against the NSA policies. And says the NSA is overreaching authority granted by the Patriot Act. Photo: passamaquoddy eagle
At least 10 Egyptian soldiers are dead following a car bombing in the northern Sinai town of el-Arish. Others were injured. No group has claimed responsibility.
It’s been believed that Julian Assange is under sealed indictment in the United States and the fear is that the WikiLeaks founder would be extradited to the U.S. to stand trial. But the Washington Post is reporting that a law enforcement sources says there is no indictment – no charges pending – for the leak […]
ISRAEL HAYOM - A suspected al Qaeda terrorist has been held in administrative detention in Israel for the past three years following a state petition saying he poses a danger to national security, Channel 2 reported. The report was cleared for publication by security officials. Samar Halami Abed Allatif al-Barq, 39, a Kuwaiti citizen of Palestinian […]