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Ceuta and Melilla, victims of the ‘Greater Morocco’ plan
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Ceuta and Melilla, victims of the ‘Greater Morocco’ plan

With the support of Washington in the Shara, Mohamed VI clings to a nationalist dream that demands taking the autonomous citiesA sub-Saharan migrant writes his name on the spigot of the Spanish enclave of Ceuta. ALBERTO ROJAS Special Envoy Ceuta Updated Saturday, May 22, 2021 - 22:47Ceuta This is how the crisis at the border was experienced: "If it is not for the Army, they will pass us by" Political crisis Night of tension in Ceuta: soldiers, civil guards and police, hand in hand at the border Charlie, as he calls himself, is a taxi driver from Ceuta that these days he does not stop taking journalists to the border of Tarajal. It is depressingly pessimistic about the evolution of the crisis and Morocco's intentions. On every corner you see a sign of disaster: Look at that. Closed ...
Coup by the Civil Guard against a jihadist network settled in prisons that proselytized Daesh
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Coup by the Civil Guard against a jihadist network settled in prisons that proselytized Daesh

Two detainees in the prisons of Murcia and La Corua, and a third in Ceuta who had already been interned, tried to attract followersCivil Guard agents, with the detainee in Ceuta for his ties with Daesh.CIVIL GUARDJihadist radicalization in prisons continues to be one of the top concerns of the State Security Forces. During the last months there have been several operations against prisoners who were in the phase prior to joining Daesh and who planned to do so once they were released from prison.On this occasion, as reported by the Civil Guard, two inmates and a third person who had previously been in prison were detained and who had carried out proselytism, recruitment and dissemination of jihadist postulates in a concerted manner in different prisons. coordinated responding to a common s...
Death toll rises to 50 in an attack on a girls’ school in Kabul
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Death toll rises to 50 in an attack on a girls’ school in Kabul

The toll of victims of the multiple attack carried out this Saturday in the vicinity of a girls' secondary school in the capital of Afghanistan, Kabul, has risen to 50 dead and more than 100 injured, as reported by the Afghan Interior Ministry.According to witnesses cited by the chain Tolo News, the attack began with the car bomb explosion when the students of the Sayed ul Shuhada school were leaving class.The first detonation, with a car bomb, was followed by two other explosions with improvised explosive devices that were placed in the area.The attack took place specifically in the area of ​​Dasht-e Barchi, a neighborhood of Shiite and Hazara population, as indicated by the spokesman for the ...
Burkina Faso kills eight terrorists for their involvement in the murder of Spanish reporters Beriáin and Fraile
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Burkina Faso kills eight terrorists for their involvement in the murder of Spanish reporters Beriáin and Fraile

The Burkina Faso Army has announced the death of eight terrorists allegedly involved in the attack perpetrated last week in southeastern Burkina Faso in which the Spanish journalists David Beriáin and Roberto Fraile were captured and murdered, with Irish citizen Rory Young. Spanish journalists and Young, founder of the non-governmental organization Chengeta Wildlife, were killed after an attack carried out on April 26 against a mixed anti-poaching patrol in Kompienga province, near the border with Benin and Togo.The victims they were part of a group of about 40 people with which contact was lost in Arly National Park, a "dangerous area because it is a field of operations for terro...
France’s justice acquits Marine Le Pen for the publication of photos of the Islamic State on Twitter
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France’s justice acquits Marine Le Pen for the publication of photos of the Islamic State on Twitter

The Justice of France on Tuesday acquitted the far-right leader Marine Le Pen of the dissemination in December 2015 of images of executions committed by the jihadist group Islamic State, something for which the Prosecutor's Office had claimed a fine of 5,000 euros.The ultra-right MEP Gilbert Collard received the same sentence for similar acts, committed both days after the jihadist attacks on November 13, 2015 that killed 130 people in Paris and neighboring Saint Denis.SIGHT: Marine Le Pen defends her right to "freedom of expression" on trial for tweeting violent photos of the Islamic StateThe Correctional Court recognized this Thursday an "informative vocation" in the publication of these photographs and considered that their dissemination "contributes to the public debate" at a time wh...
Angels, jihadists and poachers
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Angels, jihadists and poachers

Tell what they were going to tell The best tribute to David and Roberto "The national parks of eastern Burkina Faso now belong to the jihadists," who these days shouted: "We have killed three whites." 'Angels' in front of rifles and poachers: the story that David and Roberto wanted to tell when they were assassinatedSERGIO LPEZ / WILDLIFE ANGELThe daring of three brave men was massacred on a road in Burkina Faso. One was the Navarrese reporter David Beriain, the other was Valdespino's cameraman, Roberto Fraile, and the third, el irlands Rory Young. Young taught them what happens in the protected reserves, the difficulties of being there. How everything had been transformed in less than five years, in a country that once the Westerners could travel with a backpack on their shoulders and...
Al Qaeda still on the rise 10 years after the hunt for Osama bin Laden
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Al Qaeda still on the rise 10 years after the hunt for Osama bin Laden

The terrorist network grows in the heat of the withdrawal of the United States from AfghanistanObama and Biden in the 'Situation Room'.PETER SOUZA / CASA BLANCA LLUS MIQUEL HURTADO Tehern Updated Saturday, May 1, 2021 - 22:43Middle east The 'true' story of bin Laden's death Withdrawal Spain will leave Afghanistan in September following Joe Biden's announcement to withdraw troops on 9/11 A decade after the murder of Osama bin Laden. From the vindication of Barack Obama as a tough president, from the celebrations in front of the White House to the shout of "USA! USA!" and from the chants of victory against terrorism, Al Qaeda, the network led by the Saudi billionaire turned jihadist militant, is still alive. And it grows. Neither the successive blows against the organization's legs in...
Three people linked to the Islamic State arrested in Granada
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Three people linked to the Islamic State arrested in Granada

The National Police have arrested three people in Granada in the framework of an operation against jihadist terrorism ordered by the Central Court of Instruction number 5 of the National Court.The detainees will go to court in the next few hours, according to research sources.The arrests were made at dawn on this Marss in two homes located in the northern district of Granada capital, and in them the Special Operations Group (GEO) of the National Police participated, as published this Wednesday by the Ideal newspaper, which reports that the operation has had a second part in a city in the north of the country where arrests have also been made.Those arrested, who were hiding in Granada although t...