Tag: ISIS

Brussels airport attacks man in white revealed as Paris master bombmaker

One of the Brussels bombers left a suicide note telling how he was desperate to blow himself up because he did not want to go to prison like his friend, Paris bomber Salah Abdeslam, Belgiums chief prosecutor revealed today.Ibrahim El Bakraoui, who helped kill 14 people when he set off his suicide vest at Brussels […]

2 Brothers Identified as Brussels Attackers; 3rd Suspect Is Sought

BRUSSELS — The attacks in Brussels on Tuesday were carried out by two brothers who detonated suicide bombs, Belgian officials said on Wednesday, as the police continued an intense hunt for at least one other participant in the attacks. The toll from the assaults stood at 31 dead and 270 injured.   The brothers — […]

Netanyahu links Brussels violence to ‘daily attacks in Israel’

Tuesday morning’s deadly terrorist attacks in Belgium are part of the same string of violence that has touched California, Turkey and Israel, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Tuesday.   “The chain of attacks from Paris to San Bernardino to Istanbul to the Ivory Coast and now to Brussels, and the daily attacks in […]

Manhunt As Brussels Suspects Caught On CCTV

Police investigating three bomb blasts at an airport and metro station in Brussels have issued a photo of three suspects. The two men shown in dark tops are thought to have blown themselves up, while the man wearing a light-coloured jacket and a hat is believed to be on the run. They were caught on […]

Brusells attack video shows passengers run from ISIS bomb blasts at airpor

Cowering under desks and running for their lives, this is the terrifying moment passengers were caught up in an ISIS suicide bomb attack at Brussels Airport today in a series of blasts that have killed at least 34 people and injured 170 across the city.   Witnesses described apocalyptic scenes with blood and ‘dismembered bodies […]

Migration Crisis Looms in Background of Brussels Terror Attacks

Belgium officials rushed to restore a sense of security on Tuesday in the face of a horrific string of terror attacks that have left at least 31 dead and dozens more injured.   Authorities responded by freezing all public transport flowing into the heart of Brussels and implementing checkpoints at sections of the border.   […]

Brussels Terror Attacks Underscore Insanity of EU Migration Policy

Many important details of the deadly terrorist attacks on airport and metro facilities in Brussels, Belgium, this morning are still unknown, but official reports are listing at least 34 dead, and more likely to die among the scores seriously injured. The terrorist group Islamic State (also referred to as ISIS or ISIL) has reportedly claimed […]

Obama Defends U.S. Approach to Countering Islamic State

BUENOS AIRES—President Barack Obama defended his strategy against the Islamic State from new criticism after this week’s deadly attacks in Brussels, while urging Americans and others not to succumb to fears of terrorism at home.   Mr. Obama said critics who argue he should have cut short his trip to Argentina and Cuba, where he […]

Chaos Erupts As Two Explosions Rock Brussels Airport

Deadly terror attacks rocked Brussels’ biggest airport and a subway in the city center, killing at least 31 people and injuring many more. In the immediate aftermath of the blasts as panic spread across Europe, ISIS loyalists took to social media to celebrate and threaten more violence, Vocativ discovered.   “With the permission of God, […]

Trump calls for tough U.S. border security after Brussels attacks

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump called again for tougher U.S. border security following Tuesday’s deadly attacks on the Brussels airport, saying “we have to be very vigilant and careful about who we allow into our country.”   Trump’s comments, in an interview on NBC’s “Today” program, came a day after he expressed […]