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With Snipers, Radars, NSG Commandos Reach Kashmir For Anti-Terror Ops

The National Security Guards or NSG are India’s elite counter-terrorism forces. They will now be deployed in Kashmir.

At the Border Security Force camp at Humhaha near Srinagar, now seen training are commandos of the elite National Security Guard, a special forces unit under the Home Ministry. 497 more words

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Eiffel Tower perimeter fence built to stop terrorism

Image copyrightREUTERSImage captionThe iconic tower will be surrounded by high walls and bulletproof glass

Paris is to unveil its newly built perimeter defences around the Eiffel Tower to protect against terror threats. 380 more words

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Teenager Safaa Boular has been found guilty of plotting a terrorist attack - part of the UK's first all female terror group.

The British Museum pictured above was among a shortlist of targets for a possible attack covered up by speak of ‘tea parties’ taking place as a cover up for a terrorist attack. 178 more words

Community Safety

Indonesia Launches Anti-Terror Crackdown After Surabaya Church Bombings

A spate of suicide bomb attacks on three churches and the police headquarters in the Indonesian city of Surabaya last month shocked the country and made headlines around the world. 1,276 more words

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One year since the Manchester bombing, the West risks playing into terrorists' hands

And finally this evening, a new piece for the Telegraph exploring how the terrorist threat has evolved and how government’s need to be careful in their responses to not make it worse. 827 more words

Terrorism

EU-UN to enhance counterterrorist cooperation

Federica Mogherini the EU top diplomat, and UN Under-Secretary-General for Counter-Terrorism Vladimir Voronkov met in Brussels to discuss the cooperation between the European Union and United Nations in countering terrorism and preventing violent extremism, as well as UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres’ efforts to reform and strengthen the UN’s counter-terrorism work. 465 more words

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