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29 Nov: Liverpool Women’s Hospital Taxi Explosion: Terrorism Post-Incident Report

On Sunday 14 November, an explosion occurred in a taxi outside the reception entrance of Liverpool Women’s Hospital. Emad al Swealmeen, the bomber, was the only fatality. The driver of the taxi, who escaped the vehicle immediately after the detonation, suffered minor injuries and was the only other casualty. There was no reported damage to the hospital.

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04 Nov: Monthly Threat Update October 2021

There was one terrorist attack in Great Britain this month: a bladed weapon attack on Sir David Amess MP in Leigh-on-Sea. The previously unpublicised terrorist threat level for MPs was raised to SUBSTANTIAL and a review of MP security has been ordered. The incident also raised concerns about the effectiveness of Prevent, the Government’s counter-radicalisation programme.

AZEZ, SYRIA – MAY 19: Refugee camp for syrian people in Burseya hill on May 19, 2019 in Azez, Syria. In the civil war that began in Syria in 2011, 12 million people were displaced.
01 Nov: Climate change: fuelling terror and extremism

This timely initiative is symbolic of the devastating and far-reaching impact of climate change. A new global partnership with the National Consortium for the Study of Terrorism and Responses to Terrorism (START) will focus on the impact of climate change on terrorism.

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