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Kiwis still trying to travel to join extremist groups

New Zealanders are still attempting to travel overseas to join extremist groups, a briefing to the minister says. Spy agencies told the minister responsible Andrew Little that at any one time in the past three years, 30 to 40 people were listed on the counter-terrorism risk register. “The ubiquity of ISIL’s messaging is such that… Continue reading Kiwis still trying to travel to join extremist groups

News · Overseas · terrorist

Kiwi stabbed in London terror attacks

Kiwi stabbed in London terror attacks A Christchurch man has suffered multiple stab wounds in the London terror attacks. Former Christ’s College pupil Oliver Dowling, 32, received multiple stab wounds to the face, neck and stomach but has since recovered after a four-hour long surgery, according to his sister Freddy. Nine people, including three terrorists,… Continue reading Kiwi stabbed in London terror attacks

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Tight security for Anzac Day in Gallipoli amidst high terror alert

ISLAM IS THE RELIGION OF THE SWORD NOT PACIFISM Crowds flocking to Anzac Cove for the Anzac Day dawn service on the Gallipoli Peninsula this year face strict security screening. Gallipoli pilgrims attending Anzac Day commemorations in Turkey next month face strict security screening and will be banned from taking backpacks, umbrellas, folding chairs, water bottles… Continue reading Tight security for Anzac Day in Gallipoli amidst high terror alert

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NZ’s spying minister Chris Finlayson asks Malaysia for advice on deradicalisation

New Zealand has sought advice on deradicalisation from the Malaysian Government, whose anti-terror programmes have been praised as world-leading. Chris Finlayson, the Minister Responsible for the NZ Security Intelligence Service (SIS) and the Government Communications and Security Bureau (GCSB), has been meeting with top officials in Singapore and Malaysia this week. He has been accompanied… Continue reading NZ’s spying minister Chris Finlayson asks Malaysia for advice on deradicalisation

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Australia: Friend of Melbourne car attacker says he “converted to Muslim and changed very quickly”

January 21, 2017 9:29 am By Robert Spencer “A close friend told said Gargasoulas’ rantings were driven by heavy use of the drug ice, and that he had recently converted to Islam. ‘He was a great guy but ice destroyed him. Then he converted to Muslim and changed very quickly. For over a month he’s… Continue reading Australia: Friend of Melbourne car attacker says he “converted to Muslim and changed very quickly”

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Hijacker barred from Wellington Airport

Quran 3:151. We will cast terror into the hearts of those who disbelieve… Wellington Airport has trespassed the country’s only convicted plane hijacker, as the end of her sentence looms. Asha Abdille stabbed both pilots and injured a passenger on an Air New Zealand flight from Blenheim to Christchurch in February 2008. New information put… Continue reading Hijacker barred from Wellington Airport