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Streatham terror attack: Several stabbed and man shot dead in London

Streatham terror attack: Several stabbed and man shot dead in London
Several people have been stabbed in Streatham, south London, and a man has been shot dead by police, in what they describe as a "terrorist-related" in...
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Yvonne Fletcher: The 35-year-old vow to a dying friend

Yvonne Fletcher: The 35-year-old vow to a dying friend
Thirty-five years ago a young police officer was shot and killed at a demonstration - her colleague held her as she died. He told the Victoria Derbysh...
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Significant terrorist hide uncovered in Forkhill

Significant terrorist hide uncovered in Forkhill
Police have uncovered a significant terrorist hide containing component parts for mortars including six mortar tubes in a forested area at the Carewam...
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Terror police investigate explosives near Waterloo Station, Heathrow and London City Airport

Terror police investigate explosives near Waterloo Station, Heathrow and London City Airport
Police received separate reports of suspicious packages at Waterloo Station and Heathrow and London City airports earlier today. Counter-terror police...
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Melbourne siege a 'terrorist incident'

Melbourne siege a 'terrorist incident'
  Australian police are treating as a "terrorist incident" a Melbourne siege in which a gunman was killed. Heavily armed officers arrived at an a...
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Westminster terror alert: Man arrested by Armed Officers

Westminster terror alert: Man arrested by Armed Officers
 SKY NEWS - Armed officers have arrested a man in connection with preparing a terror attack just yards from Downing Street. The suspect was ...
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Armed Officers Save Lives

Armed Officers Save Lives
THE SUN - London terror attack proves why ordinary police need firearms training and must carry guns, says ex-Met gun cop. British paranoia about guns...
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Anti-terror police grab suspects from car

BBC NEWS - Armed anti-terror police have grabbed two people from a car in a busy Birmingham street. A man and woman, aged 21 and 23, were plucked from...
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Westminster Terrorist Attack

Yesterday saw an attack at the very heart of democracy in our country.  There has been a tragic loss of life and our thoughts are very much with ...
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Mock terrorism exercise on River Thames

BBC NEWS - More than 200 Met Police officers have taken part in a simulated terrorist attack on the River Thames in London. Half a dozen "terrorists" ...
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Warning of terrorists crossing via ferry

STV - Terrorists could cross to Scotland by ferry from Northern Ireland, an expert has warned. Officers at the Scottish ports of Loch Ryan and Cairnry...
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13 UK terror attacks foiled

Security services have prevented 13 potential terror attacks since June 2013, the UK's most senior counter-terrorism police officer has revealed. Assi...
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