Police confirm four operatives died in Enugu gun attack

By Agency Report The police in Enugu State have confirmed that four of their operatives were killed on Tuesday during a gun attack at Iwollo Police Division, Enugu State. The police spokesperson in the state, Daniel Ndukwe, confirmed the incident in a statement made available to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abakaliki. Mr … Continue reading Police confirm four operatives died in Enugu gun attack

Why are more Indonesian women getting involved in bomb attacks?

A police security team guard the entrance to the Indonesia National Police Headquarters in Jakarta after Zakiah Aini entered the compound with a gun [File: Mariana/AFP] By Aisyah Llewellyn and Arif Budi Setyawan25 May 2021 Medan, Indonesia – When Zakiah Aini, a 25-year-old university dropout, walked into the Indonesian National Police Headquarters in Jakarta brandishing an air gun on … Continue reading Why are more Indonesian women getting involved in bomb attacks?

Islamic State documents implementation of Sharia law in northern Mali

BY CALEB WEISS On May 20, the Islamic State released photos within its weekly Al-Naba newsletter purporting to show its men enacting hudud punishments [or punishments mandated within Sharia law] on three alleged thieves in northern Mali.  According to the Islamic State, its local men, colloquially known as the Islamic State in the Greater Sahara (ISGS), … Continue reading Islamic State documents implementation of Sharia law in northern Mali

Mexican state police director ambushed, shot dead

The attack followed another suspected assassination attempt on Joel Ernesto Soto on May 6, when armed men fired at his state police convoy in Mazatlan [File: Jesus Bustamante/Reuters] 25 May 2021 Gunmen ambushed and killed the director of state police in the cartel-plagued Mexican northern state of Sinaloa, local authorities said. State Public Safety Secretary … Continue reading Mexican state police director ambushed, shot dead