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Australia proposes new laws to detain potentially dangerous migrants who can't be deported

Nov. 29, 2023 02:35 AM EST

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — The Australian government on Wednesday proposed new laws that would place behind bars some of the 141 migrants who have been set free in the three weeks since the High Court ruled their indefinite detention was unconstitutional. Home Affairs Minister...

Young man gets life sentence for Canada massage parlor murder that court declared act of terrorism

Nov. 28, 2023 12:15 PM EST

TORONTO (AP) — A Canadian man who pleaded guilty to the murder of a Toronto massage parlor employee received a life prison sentence Tuesday for what a judge described as an act of terrorism related to an internet subculture that fuels sexual loneliness into rage and misogyny. The...

Indian authorities release Kashmiri journalist Fahad Shah after 21 months in prison

Nov. 24, 2023 06:58 AM EST

SRINAGAR, India (AP) — Indian authorities have released a prominent Kashmir journalist on bail nearly two years after he was arrested on accusations of publishing “anti-national content” and “glorifying terrorism” in the disputed Himalayan region. Fahad Shah, founder and...

FBI ends investigation of car wreck at Niagara Falls bridge, no indication of terrorism

Nov. 23, 2023 20:59 PM EST

NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. (AP) — The FBI has ended its investigation of a fiery car wreck that killed two people at a border checkpoint in Niagara Falls after finding no evidence that it was a terror attack, easing a period of high tensions as Americans headed into the Thanksgiving holiday. ...

Fiery crash kills 2 at Niagara Falls' Rainbow border bridge. Officials say no sign of terrorism

Nov. 22, 2023 21:55 PM EST

NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. (AP) — A vehicle speeding toward a U.S.-Canada bridge from the American side crashed and exploded at a checkpoint in Niagara Falls on Wednesday, killing two people and prompting the closing of multiple border crossings for hours. Authorities weren't sure what spurred the wreck...

New York Gov. Kathy Hochul says 'no indication of a terrorist attack' in crash, explosion at border bridge crossing

Nov. 22, 2023 17:30 PM EST
NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. (AP) — New York Gov. Kathy Hochul says 'no indication of a terrorist attack' in crash, explosion at border bridge crossing.

EU will continue to fund the Palestinians as probe shows no money is reaching Hamas

Nov. 21, 2023 10:13 AM EST

BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union will continue to provide substantial amounts of financial aid to the Palestinians after an investigation found that no money has been diverted to the militant group Hamas, the EU’s executive branch said Tuesday. The review of the use of hundreds...

A British man is sentenced to 8 years in prison over terror offenses with the Islamic State group

Nov. 13, 2023 14:22 PM EST

LONDON (AP) — A British convert to Islam who was convicted in Turkey of being part of the Islamic State group was sentenced to eight years in prison in Britain on Monday after he pleaded guilty to terrorism charges. Aine Leslie Davis, 39, was deported from Turkey in August 2022 and...

The family of a Palestinian activist jailed for incitement says young woman's account was hacked

Nov. 08, 2023 16:07 PM EST

JERUSALEM (AP) — The family of Palestinian activist Ahed Tamimi insists she didn't write the words for which she now sits in an Israeli jail. Israeli authorities burst into the Tamimi home in the occupied West Bank on Monday and arrested the 22-year old for “inciting terrorism”...

Pakistan says nearly 25,000 Afghans waiting for visas to US won't be deported as part of clampdown

Nov. 08, 2023 11:25 AM EST

ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan's prime minister on Wednesday sought to reassure thousands of Afghans waiting in Pakistan for resettlement in the United States that they won't be deported as part of his government's widely criticized crackdown on undocumented migrants in the country. ...