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Student gets 15 years for tube bomb plant

Damon Smith, a 20 year-old student, has been jailed for 15 years for planting a home-made bomb on a busy tube train.

May urges tech firms to lead online extremism fight

During her time with G7 leaders, Theresa May will stress the importance of technology firms in suppressing extremist content onlin

Terror linked to wars abroad, Corbyn to say

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn is expected to claim that terrorism in the UK is linked to UK involvement in conflict abroad.

Manchester Police cease sharing terror info with US, following identity leak

Police investigating the Manchester Arena bomb attack have stopped sharing information with the US after it leaked key evidence to the press.

Manchester attacker likely not to be acting alone, Rudd says

Home Secretary Amber Rudd has warned that Salman Abedi, the man who carried out a suicide attack in Manchester Arena, was ‘likely’ to have not acted alone.

Counter-terror arrest at Stansted Airport

Officers from the Metropolitan Police Service’s Counter Terrorism Command have arrested a 37-year-old man at Stansted Airport, prior to him boarding a flight to Turkey.

UK terror threat raised to critical

The UK terror threat level has been raised to its highest level of ‘critical’, meaning more attacks may be imminent, Prime Minister Theresa May has said.

A suicide attack has killed 22 people and injured at least 59 more following a concert at Manchester Arena.

Northumbria Police leads counter terror exercise

Northumbria Police has led a multi-agency training exercise at intu Metrocentre in Gateshead, one of Europe's biggest shopping centres, to test emergency service response to a major incident.

Four arrested in capital counter-terror raids

Four men have been arrested in east London for allegedly preparing acts of terrorism.

 Features

CTB Interview: DCS Scott Wilson

Ahead of the Security & Counter Terror Expo, DCS Scott Wilson answers questions on the international expansion of Protect and Prepare

Putting terrorist threats into context

Richard English questions whether terrorism is working and looks at what terrorism does and does not tend to achieve

The unpredictability of the long anticipated attack

Having long held a ‘severe’ terrorist threat level, how prepared was London for the recent Westminster terrorist attack?

Engaging with the public to prevent terrorism

The NPCC explains how officers are urging the public to stay alert and help prevent attacks like those seen in Westminster

Terrorism trends explored at IFSEC

In light of recent events, IFSEC International investigates five alarming terror trends and what they mean for counter terror strategies

A new approach for cyber security in the UK

As the threat of terrorism becomes far more than just a physical danger, cyber security increases in importance within the UK

Preventing terrorism and protecting the world’s civilians

Leading security figures will discuss changing terrorist threats at the World Counter Terror Congress in May

Tackling terrorism in the drone zone

With the potential for criminals and terrorists to exploit technology advances, CTB analyses the potential use and misuse of UAVs

Securing UK borders from terrorist threats

Counter Terror Business looks at how border security will help ease the migration flow to the UK and keep terrorism at bay

The significance of counter terrorist security at major events

Counter Terror Business looks at the importance of contingency planning at large events

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