Mar 30, 2016

Montenegro expels 58 foreign members of Aum cult: police

Montenegro has deported 58 foreign members of a Japanese doomsday cult, most of them Russians, for lacking the right permits to visit the Balkan country, police said Tuesday. “Police received information from partner security services showing that a group of foreign nationals, who were ...

Feb 16, 2016

Islamic State suspected in August mustard gas attack in Iraq

Mustard gas was used in two attacks in Iraq near the Kurdish capital of Irbil in August, sources close to the world’s chemical watchdog said on Monday. “The results of some sampling have confirmed the use of mustard gas,” one source said, asking to ...

Oct 21, 2015

Authorities uncover Aum cult cell in Moscow: Russian media

Local Russian authorities have uncovered a cell of the Aum Shinrikyo doomsday cult in central Moscow, according to media reports. The authorities are investigating the group under the suspicion that it “created an organization that infringes on citizens’ rights.” The cult, which originated in ...