Mosque hero who tackled gunman and grabbed his weapon after he opened fire

A heroic bystander tackled a gunman and grabbed his weapon after he opened fire at worshippers at a mosque in New Zealand. Syed Mazharuddin witnessed the terrifying moment at Christchurch’s Linwood Mosque during a terrorist attack that claimed the lives of seven people. Mazharuddin said the gunman entered the mosque and began shooting indiscriminately at worshippers, causing them to flee. "People […]

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ISIS bride could face terror charges if she returns to US

American-born “ISIS bride” Hoda Muthana faces a potential terrorism prosecution if she gets her wish to return to the US, legal experts told The Post on Monday. “If I were advising her, I’d tell her coming back to the United States may be risky for her,” former Harvard law professor Alan Dershowitz said. Muthana could be charged with providing material […]

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Inside Morocco backpacker murder suspect’s lair where he ‘plotted killings’

This is the lair of a suspected ISIS extremist who allegedly helped kill two Scandinavian backpackers in Morocco. Ouziad Younes is among a string of people held in connection with the murders of Scandinavian backpackers Louisa Vesterager Jespersen, 24, from Denmark, and Maren Ueland, 28, from Norway. In his squalid lair, authorities found a hunting rifle, binoculars, a telescope, military […]

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Morocco backpacker’s final Facebook post weeks before murder ‘by ISIS fanatics’

Just over a month ago, Louisa Vesterager Jespersen was posting on Facebook asking friends for travel advice about her trip to Morocco. Louisa, 24, was travelling to the Atlas Mountains with friend Maren Ueland, 28, for a "month-long private holiday". She wrote on November 21: "Dear friends, I’m going to Morocco in December. Any of you guys who’s around by […]

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Girl, 16, shot in head in front of fellow pupils in school’s bicycle shed

A teenage girl was gunned down in front of horrified classmates at a school in the Netherlands. The 16-year-old girl was reportedly shot in a school bicycle shed at around 1pm Tuesday outside the Rotterdam Design College. Police in the Dutch city have arrested a 31-year-old man in connection with the incident who is believed to have been in a […]

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Tourist killed at Strasbourg Christmas market had just arrived in France

A Thai holidaymaker killed in a shooting near Strasbourg’s Christmas market had just arrived in the country to take in the festive sights. Anupong Suebsamarn was one of three people shot dead by a suspected extremist gunman, who is still on the run despite a massive manhunt involving hundreds of officers. The 45-year-old victim was on holiday with his wife […]

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Man who sent hoax ‘anthrax’ letter to Theresa May jailed for 18 months

A man who sent a hoax ‘anthrax’ letter to the Prime Minister has been jailed for 18 months. Vincent Potter, 60, claimed potentially lethal powder was in correspondence posted to Theresa May, but the mail never reached its intended target after specialist postal workers intercepted it. No anthrax was found in the letter but Potter, from the village of Mayfield […]

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De Blasio forgets to honor terror attack victims at their memorial

Mayor Bill de Blasio was forced to make an embarrassing apology to the loved ones of those killed in last year’s West Side Highway terror attack — when he forgot to honor the victims at their own memorial. Hizzoner and other top officials held a ceremony Wednesday marking the one-year anniversary of the Lower Manhattan attack, when “bike path terrorist” […]

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Extremist with Islamic State propaganda told school they would burn in hell

An extremist who was arrested at a primary school told a teacher that she was an ‘infidel’ and would ‘burn in hell’. Atiq Ahmed, from Oldham, was also found to have issues of an Islamic State propaganda magazine on a tablet computer. The material came to light after Ahmed was arrested following an incident at Werneth Primary School in Oldham […]

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