Latest Stories

August 1, 2017

April 13, 2017: Sweden-Stockholm Attack – Suspect Confesses

April 13, 2017 | Brainwave Science  SITUATION On Tuesday, Rakhmat Akilov, the man suspected of carrying out a terrorist attack in Stockholm confessed to the crime. His lawyer Johan Eriksson, had told the court and agreed to be held in custody. Akilov, of Uzbekistani descent, was suspected of driving a truck into pedestrians on a busy Drottninggtan Street, before crashing into a department store. Four people lost their lives in the attack. CHALLENGE According to Police Authority, investigations into the attack could take up to a year to process and investigate other individuals that may be involved. “We are only...

 

August 1, 2017

April 12, 2017: First Arrest on Borussia Dortmund Bus terror attack – German Police

April 13, 2017 | Brainwave Science  SITUATION After the explosion that hit the Borussia Dortmund bus on Tuesday night at around 7:15 PM, one of two suspects has been arrested and taking into custody by the German Police. The two persons were suspected of having “Islamist” affiliations and motives to carry out the attack. The explosion left Spanish defender, Marc Barta with a wounded arm and broken wrist, luckily there were no casualties, also leaving the bus severely damaged by shrapnel’s from the explosion. Authorities are treating the incident as a “terror attack”, according to the Independent. The Champions league...

 

August 1, 2017

January 6, 2017: Africa – Next safe haven for fleeing Middle East terrorists

January 6, 2017 | Brainwave Science  SITUATION In the recently concluded 10th session of the African Centre for Research and Study on Terrorism held in Algeria, December 14, 2016, the AU Peace and Security Commissioner Smail Chergui warned that “2,000 to 2,500 Isis terrorist were regrouping with a view to relocating the troubled regions in the Sahel, the Horn of Africa and the Great Lakes”. In Northern Nigeria, Boko Haram is still very active. Tunisan borders worry about defeated terrorists from the Sirte, Libya. According to Mr. Chergui, some Isis elements are of African origin, hence the vulnerability of the...

 

June 16, 2017

January 3, 2017: Can India survive an ISIS infiltration?

Can India survive an ISIS infiltration? January 3, 2017 | Brainwave Science  SITUATION As the looming threats of ISIS infiltration into India from Pakistan in the North and Bangladesh in the East continue to grow, it raised serious concerns over India’s national security at the highest level. The report came to a head after the recent interrogation and revelation of an alleged JMB (Jammat-UI-Mujahideen Bangladesh), Mohammed Mosiuddin, who was arrested in July 2016 from Burdwan, West Bengal. According to news sources, India authorities obtained information that, JMB who had claimed responsibility for the Dhaka Bakery Attack, have plans that go...