German court sentences Tunisian for ricin bomb plot

World / Crime & Legal Mar 27, 2020

German court sentences Tunisian for ricin bomb plot

A German court sentenced a 31-year-old Tunisian to 10 years in prison Thursday for planning a biological bomb attack with the deadly poison ricin. Islamic State sympathizer Sief Allah H., 31, had ordered castor seeds, explosives and metal ball bearings on the internet in order ...

Suicide attack outside U.S. Embassy in Tunis kills policeman

World Mar 7, 2020

Suicide attack outside U.S. Embassy in Tunis kills policeman

Suicide attackers struck outside the U.S. Embassy in the Tunisian capital on Friday, killing a police officer, wounding six other people and once again shaking a city repeatedly hit by jihadi violence. The latest attack came despite a state of emergency imposed in the North ...

Turkey to send troops to Libya at Tripoli's request, Erdogan says

World Dec 27, 2019

Turkey to send troops to Libya at Tripoli's request, Erdogan says

Turkey will send troops to Libya at the request of Tripoli as soon as next month, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Thursday, putting the North African country's conflict at the center of wider regional frictions. Libya's internationally recognized Government of National Accord (GNA) in ...