Counter terrorism Scenario Analysis

January 15, 2019

Six arrested for Financial crime linked to Israeli soccer

SITUATION Six people were arrested and six were detained on Monday in connection with a major money laundering and extortion case linked to Israeli soccer. According to an unconfirmed report, one of the suspects happens to be the owner of an Israeli soccer team. The suspects are believed to have...

 

January 10, 2019

Israeli Soldiers arrested for Allegedly beating detained Palestinians.

SITUATION Four Israeli soldiers and an Israeli platoon commander have been arrested by Military Police Criminal Investigation Division (CID) officials for allegedly beating two Palestinians whom they had detained. The accused army personnel served in the IDF’s religious battalion, Netzah Yehuda, which has been involved in various outrageous incidents. The...

 

January 9, 2019

Terrorism and Illegal Migration into Italy – another 15 arrested

SITUATION 15 men belonging to a dangerous organisation have been arrested in Sicily during a night time operation. It is suspected that they deal with illegal migration and terrorism. They will be charged with instigating terrorism and involving themselves with illegal migration. The organization allegedly charged €2,500 or USD 2,882 for...

 

January 8, 2019

Morocco arrests 3 IS-linked suspects

SITUATION The Moroccan security services arrested three people over their suspected links to the Islamic State (IS) group. The suspects were part of a terror cell in the northern cities of Nador and Driouch. According to initial investigations, the suspects were planning to carry out terrorist attacks in Morocco after...

 

January 7, 2019

American ISIS fighters captured by U.S-backed Syrian Democratic Forces

SITUATION Two Americans were reportedly captured fighting for the self-described Islamic State in Syria last week, the U.S-backed Syrian Democratic Forces reported. Warren Christopher Clark, 34, and Zaid Abed al-Hamid, 35, were among five men recently captured fighting for ISIS in Syria, according to the U.S-backed Syrian Democratic Forces. Warren...