Tag Archives: Middle East

Islamic terrorist who raised funds for jihadists used up to six identities

An Algeria-born convicted Islamic terrorist facing deportation from Ireland has used six different names since arriving here 20 years ago. The man, linked by French authorities to al-Qa’ida, used his own name and five aliases at various points, according to … Continue reading

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Gardaí identify hardcore terror cell of over 12 jihadis living in Ireland

It is believed the extremists see Ireland as a soft touch and a gateway to Europe Gardaí have identified a hardcore cell of more than a dozen jihadis based in Ireland, we can reveal. The ISIS-supporting suspects are mainly living … Continue reading

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Ireland is “not immune” from the threat of Islamic terrorism

Gardaí have warned that Ireland is “not immune” from the threat of terrorism, but said that the possibility of an attack here remains unlikely. In a statement following the terrorist incident at Manchester Arena, An Garda Síochana said that the … Continue reading

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Halawa sisters complain of delay in deciding if husbands can join them in Ireland

Two sisters of Ibrahim Halawa – an Irish citizen who has been detained in Egypt without trial for almost four years – are suing the Minister for Justice over a delay of 18 months in deciding applications to have their … Continue reading

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Alleged Islamic terrorist appeals deportation from Ireland

An appeal brought by a man with alleged links to Islamic terrorism against his removal from the State will proceed before the Supreme Court at the end of the month. The court had previously granted the man’s lawyers permission to … Continue reading

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Garda Special Detective Unit carrying out surveillance operations on suspected ISIS threats

Officers are aware of a number of business fronts they suspect are laundering money for Islamic State jihadists. Members of the garda Special Detective Unit (SDU) are carrying out a number of surveillance operations on over 20 people they believe to … Continue reading

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Suspected Islamic terrorists arrested today in Waterford

Irish man and British woman in their 20s questioned by gardaí investigating Islamic extremism. Gardaí are Thurday evening continuing to question a couple arrested in Waterford as part of an investigation into Irish links with international Islamic extremist groups. The … Continue reading

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