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Victims were University of Cambridge graduates

London Bridge attack

2.12.2019 – Both the victims killed in a terror attack near London Bridge were University of Cambridge graduates, London’s Metropolitan Police said Sunday. Saskia Jones, 23, and Jack Merritt, 25, were both involved with Learning Together, a network of academics and criminal justice organizations, which was hosting an event at Fishmonger’s Hall where the attack [...]

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Manchester terrorist attack on New Year’s Eve

The alleged victims of the knife attack in Manchester on New Year’s Eve. Photograph: Sam Clack/Ian Leonard

1.1.2019 – Three people including a police officer injured in ‘frenzied’ New Year’s Eve attack. During a press conference, the GMP chief constable, Ian Hopkins, said: “Last night we experienced a horrific attack on people out to simply enjoy the New Year’s Eve celebrations in Manchester. My thoughts are with the couple who are still [...]

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Strasbourg terrorist attack, gunman on the run

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12.12.2018 – The gunman who opened fire at a Christmas market in central Strasbourg on Tuesday evening, killing two people and wounding others, is still on the run and may no longer be in France. Counter-terrorism prosecutors said they had opened an investigation into the shooting. The suspect, who has been identified as Chérif Chekatt in [...]

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Declaration by the High Representative of EU

Syria

23.2.2018 – The European Union is running out of words to describe the horror being experienced by the people of Eastern Ghouta. Hundreds of civilians, women, children are targeted deliberately and relentlessly. They are the real, innocent, victims of this war. Unhindered humanitarian access and the protection of civilians is a moral duty and a [...]

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Barcelona attack – some facts

SPAIN-ATTACK-BARCELONA

18.8.2017-A white van was driven into a crowd on one of Barcelona’s most popular boulevards, Las Ramblas, late on Thursday afternoon. Catalan authorities later announced six bystanders and one police officer were injured in an anti-terror operation in the coastal town of Cambrils, southwest of Barcelona, during which police killed four suspects and injured another, [...]

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London’s attack

Police Attend Incident At London Bridge

4.6.2017 – Authorities in central London said seven victims have been killed, at least 48 hospitalized, and three attackers shot dead by police in a terror attack Saturday night. Twenty-one of the victims are in a critical condition. It is the third terrorist attack in the U.K. this year, and the second in London, and [...]

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Attack in Nice

NICE 3

Najmanj 84 ljudi je umrlo, med njimi tudi z otroci, je 14. julija ob 23.00 ponoči, v Nici, tovornjak zapeljal skozi množico, ki je praznovala praznuje nacionalni praznik Bastilije. Voznik je vozil 2km na Promenade des Anglais preden so ga policisti ustrelili. Predsednik Evropskega sveta Donald Tusk je obsodil napad, kot tragičen paradoks, kajti ljudje [...]

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Joint statement on the attack at Istanbul’s Atatürk Airport

Istambul attack

Turkey has suffered another tragic terrorist attack on June 28 , this time at Istanbul’s Atatürk Airport. The attack has killed at least 36 people and injured many others. We extend our sincere condolences to the families and friends of all those killed and wish a speedy recovery to the injured. The European Union reiterates [...]

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Martin Schulz on the terrorist attack on Charlie Hebdo offices

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On behalf of the European Parliament, I would like to express my sincere condolences to the families and friends of the victims of today’s terrorist attack in Paris at the offices of the weekly newspaper Charlie Hebdo. We are profoundly shocked by this heinous crime which is an affront to civilised society and we unreservedly [...]

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