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#India #Pakherpora – Shutdown continues in Pakherpora against militant killings – https://t.co/eu4rzqkIMQ #Afghanistan #Jalalabad – 4 explosions near private TV station, casualties feared. (1TV)
** Preliminary toll: 1 killed, 3 injured.
** Updated toll: 3 killed, 8 injured
#USA #SpringValley – 17-year-old student charged with falsely reporting an incident and making a terroristic threat – https://t.co/Kl3WWuZP2s #NorthKorea – North Korea’s submarine-launched ballistic missile program advances: 2nd missile test stand barge almost operational – https://t.co/n5HGOGChUt #USA #Hawaii – For the 1st time since the Cold War, Hawaii tested its Civil Defense Sirens, amid worries of a North Korean attack. #Switzerland #Bellinzona – Swiss woman to face trial for ‘promoting jihad’ – https://t.co/aYjM6LqFNB #Switzerland – Swiss intelligence says 100 people pose ‘high risk’ to security – https://t.co/1pOt1m4DgD #France #Paris – 3 executives of #Lafarge suspected of indirect terrorism financing in Syria – https://t.co/PTpbxfpBxu
- Graduate certificate in terrorism analysis – https://twitter.com/START_UMD/status/936671425364221954
#France #Paris – Man who posed as a victim of the #ParisAttacks sentenced to 6 months for attempted fraud – https://t.co/iFch0jhBdI #Iraq #Diyala – House of director of Shiite Waqf in Diyala targeted with hand grenade – https://t.co/rnyAJ3vPif #Somalia #HeesVillage – 2 soldiers, 12 #alShabaab militants killed in an ambush – https://t.co/2QRWKSVTJy #Philippines #Mindanao – #IS recruiting again; martial law extension eyed – https://t.co/q6ZMoNC6DW #Germany #Potsdam – Area around Brandenburger Strasse evacuated due to suspicious package. Same area as Christmas market. Please follow police instructions.
** Christmas Market sealed off from Lindenstr. until H&M store, and the Dortusstrasse. Shops & restaurants are affected too.
** The suspicious package was delivered to a pharmacy. “Suspicious wires and technology” were discovered inside.
** Suspicion of IED confirmed. Area will be cleared. Please follow police instructions immediately!!!
** Police spokesperson Torsten Herbst is on his way to the corner of the Dortustrasse and Charlottenstrasse. Members of the press are asked to gather there.
** At this point, an IED is confirmed, but unclear if it is an explosive or incendiary device: police.
** Controlled explosion of the suspicious package has been carried out: police.
** Police are still examining the package
** Interior Minister for the region, Schröter, says nails were inside the package. Still unclear if explosives inside
** Area currently sealed off: Lindenstrasse, Charlottenstrasse, Jägerstrasse & Gutenbergstrasse
** Police on scene have now deployed a sniffer dog and are again asking not to spread any rumors.
** cylindrical device, containing cables, batteries and nails was found. No detonator found yet: police.
** Only a part of the Christmas market in the Brandenburgerstrasse is sealed off. Area not yet released
** Explosives found in the package, but no detonator found (yet): Interior Minister @ press conference.
** Police will increase their presence at the Christmas market.
** In the area and need to warm up? Potsdam fire dept installed a bus @ corner of Charlottenstrasse and Dortustrasse.
** Sniffer dogs have finished searching the inner city. Nothing suspicious was found
** Press release – https://t.co/4HLWTDuj08
#Germany #Potsdam – For the latest info on the evacuation in Potsdam, you can download our TerrorMate app too. Links below – https://twitter.com/TerrorEvents/status/924700152090292224 #Netherlands – 4 Syrian refugees arrested on suspicion of terrorist activities – https://t.co/riLHqY9mHD
- Taking on ‘foreign fighters’: How the West tracks – and targets – jihadis fleeing the collapse of
#IS – https://t.co/2A4ew9wCXm #Afghanistan #Nangarhar – Drones target #IS compound in Nangarhar leaving 12 dead, wounded – https://t.co/7RO1T2Wys8 #Belgium – Decision taken to keep 1,000 soldiers on the streets until January 2, 2018. There will also be a reserve of 150 soldiers who will be deployable immediately. – https://t.co/uZ1WcwS4Gl #NorthernIreland #Belfast – The 2 were remanded in custody accused of test firing a gun in preparation for acts of terrorism – https://t.co/FPzellhpv1 #Philippines – Philippines seeks rebellion charges for #IS extremist’s widow – https://t.co/6B3BuHAyJl #Nepal #Dhading – 2 Indian nationals arrested in possession of explosives – https://t.co/xuyJjGIKpq #Pakistan #Peshawar – Death toll rises to 12.
- Anarchists are calling for a “Black December” – https://t.co/aDhuC9XCjO
#Belgium #Brussels – Prosecutors are investigating possible links between terrorism & art objects at an arts fair – https://t.co/tBzwbZAPZv #Turkey – PM Yildirim states the #PKK is on the brink of being defeated – https://t.co/yQXd9IL2Ak #Belgium – CUTA database of home grown terrorist fighters and hate preachers now contains: – 30 hate preachers – 14 foreign preachers – 80 home grown terrorist fighters (MoI) – https://twitter.com/JanJambon/status/936546874164678656 #Georgia #Tbilisi – Georgia announced its security forces neutralized #Catayev during their CT-ops. He was the mastermind behind Istanbul’s Atatürk Airport attack. #Research – Can taking down websites really stop terrorists and hate groups? – https://t.co/EiR6nnC2gO #Finland #Helsinki – Finnish court bans neo-Nazi group – https://t.co/GjN749TbnY #Philippines #Iloilo – 16 areas in Iloilo alerted for more #NPA attacks – https://t.co/bgTzKTvctf #Turkey #Istanbul – Anti- #IS raids @ 12 addresses in 8 districts: 62 foreign nationals detained – https://t.co/tPd2euGc3w #Turkey #Diyarbakir – 3 #PKK terrorists neutralized – https://t.co/wiEsTZQCF5 #France – 2 female minors sentenced for having posted terrorist threats on Facebook – https://t.co/EghmtrltNH #Belgium #Brussels – So-called “Black Widow of Jihad” Malika El Aroud stripped of Belgian citizenship. She was married to 2 jihadis and was herself sentenced on terrorism charges. – https://t.co/awyxcnrncH #UK #Enniskillen – 1987 Enniskillen bomb: Police missed opportunities in pursuit of bombers, new report claims – https://t.co/fUvD4M8o0X