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Indonesian Police Nab Bali Bombing Suspect

Posted June 14th, 2011 at 1:10 pm (UTC-5)
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Indonesian authorities say they have arrested another suspect in the deadly 2002 Bali bombings who also was linked to a terrorist organization in the Philippines. A national police spokesman said suspect Heru Kuncoro was captured last week, as part of raids in central Java, Borneo and Sulawesi linked to a plot to kill police with […]

India Approves Anti-Terror Database

Posted June 6th, 2011 at 5:30 pm (UTC-5)
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India’s Cabinet Committee on Security on Monday approved the creation of a long-awaited electronic anti-terror database. The committee, chaired by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, agreed “in principle” to create the National Intelligence Grid that will merge separate databases into one massive shared resource of information, including travel records, tax returns, credit card purchases, and immigration […]

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British Police Cleared of Assaulting Suspected Terrorist

Posted June 3rd, 2011 at 11:00 am (UTC-5)
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Four British police officers have been acquitted of violently assaulting terrorist suspect Babar Ahmad in 2003 when they arrested him on suspicion of helping to raise money to fund terrorist campaigns. The jury at the London court, in its decision Friday, found the four not guilty of claims by Ahmad that police had beaten him […]

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