17/09/21

Critical Infrastructure Daily Brief

Statewide Terrorism & Intelligence Center Critical Infrastructure Daily Brief September 16, 2021   **UNCLASSIFIED ** (U) STIC is providing this information to our partner agencies for situational awareness. This document contains information obtained from open source information. While .....

16/09/21

US - Militia leader jailed for 53 years over Minnesota mosque bombing

(Reuters) - A militia group leader, who was convicted of the 2017 bombing of a mosque outside of Minneapolis that "terrorized" the community of Somali immigrants it served, was sentenced on Monday to 53 years in prison. Emily Claire Hari, 50, was found guilty in December, after a five-week trial, on five federal .....

16/09/21

Crtical Infrastructure Daily Brief

Statewide Terrorism & Intelligence Center Critical Infrastructure Daily Brief September 15, 2021   **UNCLASSIFIED ** (U) STIC is providing this information to our partner agencies for situational awareness. This document contains information obtained from open source information. While .....

15/09/21

US Intelligence chief warns that countries besides Afghanistan pose a greater terror threat.

Afghanistan is not the most pressing terrorism threat for the United States, even after the takeover by the Taliban, the Biden administration’s top intelligence official said Monday. The withdrawal of American troops from Afghanistan and the collapse of the U.S.-backed government has created challenges for .....

15/09/21

MET COMMISSIONER CALLS FOR ‘GLOBAL COALITION’ TO TACKLE CT THREAT POSED BY ONLINE PLATFORMS

The Commissioner of the Metropolitan Police has urged tech companies to take a more active role in protecting people against terrorism and other forms of online harm. Delivering the keynote speech to the International Institute of Counter Terrorism’s World Summit this morning, Monday 13 September, Cressida Dick .....

14/09/21

TINYg in action: Senior Appointment | Membership announcement.

The TINYg team are delighted to announce that Deputy Assistant Commissioner Matt Twist | Metropolitan Police Counter Terrorism Command is joining our International Advisory Board with immediate effect.   Deputy Assistant Commissioner Matt Twist joined the Met in 1996 as a Police Constable. The vast .....

14/09/21

UK-Northern Ireland Dungiven: Viable pipe bomb found during security alert

Homes were evacuated after a suspicious object was discovered in Ard Na Smoll in Dungiven on Sunday. Police said the alert was now over and residents have returned to their homes. Inspector Stephen McCafferty said it was a "completely reckless" act to leave a device in a residential area, and it showed "no regard" .....

13/09/21

FBI releases first declassified 9/11 document after Biden order

(Reuters) - The FBI on Saturday released a newly declassified document related to its investigation of the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks on the United States and allegations of Saudi government support for the hijackers, following an executive order by President Joe Biden. The partially redacted 16-page document released by .....

09/09/21

ESSEX MAN CONVICTED FOR LEADING FAR RIGHT TERROR GROUP

An 18-year-old man from Essex has been found guilty of two terror offences, after heading up the UK sect of an online far-right group. Matthew Cronjager (11/04/2003) was found guilty at the Central Criminal Court of one count of engaging in the preparation of an act of terrorism and one count of disseminating a .....

07/09/21

UK’s Troubles amnesty plan goes further than Pinochet’s, study says

The UK government’s plan to end all Troubles-era prosecutions in Northern Ireland would create an amnesty wider than the one Augusto Pinochet introduced to shield human rights violators in Chile, according to a study. Downing Street’s plan would offer a level of impunity more sweeping than almost 300 other .....