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Operation Nehemiah: News Update #159Country/Region: North America, United States, Canada, Europe, United Kingdom
Canada – Gunman made video showing “ideological and political
Canada – “Prayer for Ottawa” service held after deadly week in capital;
USA – Washington school district accommodates student’s religious dagger;
UK – One British jihadi killed in Syria and Iraq every three weeks;
UK – Manchester teacher admits Syria terror offences.
Operation Nehemiah: News Update #158
UK – Metropolitan Police Commissioner says five Britons joining
Islamic State per week;
UK – London mother: “My jihad son came back from Syria”;
Australia – Teenager appears in Islamic State video;
Canada – Terrorist ideology blamed in car attack on soldiers.
Operation Nehemiah: News Update #157
Germany: IS supporters in violent clashes in Hamburg;
Australia: IS calls for terrorist attacks in Australia;
Vatican: IS magazine shows its flag flying over Vatican;
UK: Coventry jihadist vows to “wreak havoc” on the UK when he returns;
UK: Islamism may have spread to schools beyond Birmingham;
UK: Child protection policy at school run by Muslim hardliner was based on sharia.
Operation Nehemiah: News Update #156
New Zealand: Muslim community opposed to sending troops to Iraq
to fight Islamic State;
Belgium: Jihad mega-trial begins;
US: Parents of hostage Peter Kassig appeal to Islamic State for his release.
Operation Nehemiah: News Update #155
Australia: Islamic State fighters wanting to return home need
help, say experts;
Australia: Members of Street Dawah preaching group feature heavily in Sydney's counter-terrorism raids;
UK: “White Widow” believed to be training female suicide bombers for Islamic State;
UK: Missing Bristol 15-year-old girl in Turkey “could be heading to Syria”;
Switzerland: Al-Qaeda set to become legal;
Denmark: Programme seeks to deradicalise returning jihadists.
Operation Nehemiah: News Update #154
UK becomes leading European source of female jihadists:
Australian “terror suspect” killed in Melbourne;
Australians preparing to fight overseas could face life imprisonment;
ISIS video game aims to radicalise and recruit children;
UK: Radical preacher Anjem Choudary claims no sympathy for British hostage.
Operation Nehemiah: News Update #153
UK: Children in London being “trained to be junior jihadis,”
warns Deputy Mayor;
France: Nearly 1,000 French citizens joining ISIS;
Portugal: Concern over nationals joining jihad in Iraq and Syria;
UK: More “Muslim children” than “Christian children” in England’s largest cities;
UK: Controversy at college as halal served secretly to students;
Germany: Salafist Muslim group forms “Sharia Police” patrol;
UK: Thousands of Muslim marriages conducted in UK are not legal.