Paris attack suspect ‚of Chechen origin’

Paris attack suspect ‚of Chechen origin’

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionFrench police at the scene of the attack in ParisThe suspect in a deadly knife attack in central Paris on Saturday evening was born in 1997 in the Russian republic of Chechnya, a judicial source says. He was also on a French watch list of people who…

Mosque bomb attack kills 20 in Nigeria

Mosque bomb attack kills 20 in Nigeria

At least 24 people are reported to have been killed in suicide bomb blasts in the north-east Nigerian town of Mubi. The explosions happened in and around a mosque as Muslims were preparing for afternoon prayers. No-one has yet said they were behind the bombings, but the Islamist militant group Boko Haram has launched previous…

The Toronto van attack suspect warned of an ‚incel rebellion’ on Facebook hours before the attack — here’s what that means

The Toronto van attack suspect warned of an ‚incel rebellion’ on Facebook hours before the attack — here’s what that means

A screenshot from Alek Minassian’s LinkedIn profile. Alek Minassian/LinkedIn The Facebook account of Alek Minassian, the suspect behind the Toronto van attack on Monday, threatened an „incel rebellion” in a post hours before the attack took place. The now-deleted post from Minassian’s account, posted on Monday, read: „Private (Recruit) Minassian Infantry 00010, wishing to speak…

150 dead in Syria gas attack, rescuers say

150 dead in Syria gas attack, rescuers say

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Footage on social media purported to show children being treated for the effects of a chemical attack Rescuers and medics say at least 70 people have died in Syria in a suspected gas attack in Douma, the last rebel-held town in Eastern Ghouta. Volunteer rescue force the White Helmets tweeted…

Attack on Man City coach before Liverpool game leaves Pep Guardiola bemused

Attack on Man City coach before Liverpool game leaves Pep Guardiola bemused

We didn’t expect the bus to be destroyed – GuardiolaManchester City boss Pep Guardiola says he „doesn’t understand” why his team’s bus was attacked before their Champions League tie with Liverpool at Anfield. After the 3-0 quarter-final first-leg loss, Guardiola said that preventative action should have been taken as police „knew it was going to…

Taliban attack leaves at least 24 dead

Taliban attack leaves at least 24 dead

At least 24 members of the Afghan security forces have been killed in a Taliban attack in the western province of Farah, officials said. Militants reportedly attacked soldiers who had assembled in preparation for an attack in Bala Buluk district. The attack triggered a deadly skirmish between fighters from the hardline Islamic movement and security…