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June 21, 2017

A man suspected of setting off a bomb at Brussels Central Station on Tuesday has been identified as a 36-year-old Moroccan from a city district that has spawned a number of jihadist attackers. The suspect came from Molenbeek and was carrying a bomb armed with nails and gas canisters, officials said. He was shot and later died after the explosion, which is...

June 20, 2017

A man has triggered a small explosion in Brussels Central Station, a spokesman for the Belgian federal police told the BBC. The man was shot by soldiers inside the station and no-one else is believed to have been injured. Police say the situation is under control. The station and the city's Grand Place were evacuated.

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June 20, 2017

A man has been arrested on suspicion of terror offences after he drove a van into a group of worshippers close to a mosque in north London. One man, who had taken ill before the attack began, died and nine others were taken to hospital, some of whom were critically injured. The terror attack happened shortly before 00:20 BST on Monday, 19 June, when the v...

June 20, 2017

In a statement, the Metropolitan Police said "it is too early to understand the motivation" of the man "so we have not declared this a terrorist incident". "However, given the location, the circumstances and recent tragic events, the MPS Counter Terrorism Command will be investigating this incident.

June 19, 2017

A car deliberately hit a police van before bursting into flames on the Avenue des Champs-Élysées in central Paris, police officials say. The driver, who was on a security watchlist, died in the incident. Police found a Kalashnikov rifle, handguns and gas bottles in the car.

June 13, 2017

A German policewoman was shot in the head when a man grabbed a police gun at a suburban station in Munich. The woman, 26, was critically wounded and two bystanders also seriously hurt in the shooting. Police shot and lightly wounded the gunman, who is now in custody.

June 12, 2017

Eight people were killed in central London when three attackers drove a van into pedestrians on London Bridge and launched a knife attack in Borough Market on Saturday, 3 June. The attackers were shot dead by officers, who arrived on the scene of the attack within eight minutes.

June 9, 2017

Attacker 22-year-old Salman Abedi detonated a home-made bomb in the Manchester arena's foyer as crowds were leaving a performance by US singer Ariana Grande just after 22:30 BST on 22 May. In all 22 people were tragically killed and 116 people injured.

June 6, 2017

Police have shot a man who attacked an officer with a hammer outside the Notre-Dame cathedral in Paris.

The man shouted "this is for Syria" during the attack, the interior minister said. Prosecutors have opened a terrorism investigation.

April 25, 2017

French security forces have shot dead a gunman as he attacked a patrol at Orly airport south of Paris. Ziyed Ben Belgacem was killed after putting a gun to a female soldier's head. Earlier on Saturday the 39-year-old had been involved in a shooting and then a carjacking in the Paris area.

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