May 12, 2015

Spanish police arrest 2 for Islamic State propaganda

Spanish police have arrested two people in the northeastern city of Barcelona for allegedly posting pro-Islamic State group videos and propaganda on the Internet. An Interior Ministry statement on Tuesday said the two used several Internet identities to promote the armed Islamic group’s jihad. ...

Boy, 8, found inside suitcase at Spain border crossing

May 11, 2015

Boy, 8, found inside suitcase at Spain border crossing

Police found an 8-year-old Cote d’Ivoire boy hidden in a suitcase that was smuggled across the border into Spanish territory in North Africa, an official said Friday. A 19-year-old woman took the case through a pedestrian crossing from Morocco into the small Spanish-governed territory ...

Apr 5, 2015

EU found 'issues' with German aviation regulator

A European regulator found “issues” with Germany’s aviation authority in a regular review of air safety enforcement, the European Commission said on Saturday. Its statement did not say when the review was carried out, but the Wall Street Journal said the commission told Berlin ...

Germanwings copilot increased speed as jet went down

Apr 4, 2015

Germanwings copilot increased speed as jet went down

The pilot at the controls of a Germanwings jet that crashed in the French Alps accelerated the plane into the mountainside, killing all 150 people on board, according to French investigators. France’s BEA crash investigation agency declined to confirm growing evidence against the copilot ...

Mar 31, 2015

Spain police arrest family, say children were to join jihad

The Interior Ministry says police have arrested four members of a family, including two minors who were allegedly about to travel to Syria to become jihadi fighters. A ministry statement said a couple and two boys, both aged under 16, were arrested in the ...