Counter terrorism Scenario Analysis

April 9, 2019

ISIS Inspired Man held in Maryland for failed truck-ramming attack

SITUATION  A man from Maryland was charged with stealing a truck to carry out a Nice-style attack. The 2016 truck attack in Nice, France claimed the life of 86 and resulted in non-fatal injuries to 458 people.  The U.S. Attorney's Office for the District of Maryland announced Monday it had...

 

April 3, 2019

Deadly JeM terrorist held in the UAE for attack on Indian soldiers

SITUATION The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has finally arrested Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) terrorist Nisar Ahmed Tantray, from the UAE. Tantray was absconding in the 2017 Lethpora CRPF terror attack case. In December of 2017, four Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel were killed and three injured after) JeM militants attacked a CRPF camp in...

 

April 1, 2019

German Police Arrests 11 Suspected of Planning terrorist Attack

SITUATION German law enforcement officials say 11 people were arrested in western Germany on suspicion of planning an Islamic extremist terrorist attack but were then ordered released after no weapons or explosives were found during searches. The DPA news agency reported the suspects were taken into custody on Friday and...

 

March 29, 2019

Czech: Police detained two Iraqi linked to German railway terror attack

SITUATION Czech police have detained two Iraqi terror suspects, a father-of-five and a woman, wanted by Austria over their role in 2018 attacks on trains in Germany. Austrian authority believes the pair are associates of an Iraqi citizen arrested in Austria on Monday on suspicion of carrying out attacks on...

 

March 26, 2019

Two Bangladeshi terror suspects arrested by Bihar ATF in Patna.

SITUATION Two Bangladeshi nationals with alleged ties to terror outfit were arrested by the Bihar’s anti-terrorism squad (ATS) near Patna Junction railway station. Fake ID cards, ISIS posters and documents containing sensitive intelligence about the deployment of security forces in Kashmir were recovered from them. According to Police reports, the...