Illicit drug trade at Belgian port fuels crime wave
07 October 2020 | 3:08 pm
Bomb explosions, shootings and even kidnapping of children: drug trafficking around Antwerp in northern Belgium is generating increasingly violent crime, which the authorities are struggling to tackle.
23 Mar 2019
The attack on Friday which Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern labelled as terrorism, was the worst ever peacetime mass killing in New Zealand, leaving 49 dead and dozens wounded.
20 Mar 2019
The country remained on a high security alert following the deadly terror attack on mosques in Christchurch. Victim burials were expected to begin as PM Jacinda Ardern and her Cabinet prepared to meet and propose action.
5 Aug 2019
The two mass shootings within 24 hours in the U.S. put the focus back on gun control. Saturday’s shooting in El Paso, Texas, killed at least 20 people. A separate incident early Sunday in Dayton, Ohio, left the suspected shooter and at least nine others.
6 Aug 2019
Former FBI Assistant Director Bill Gavin discusses the renewed calls for gun control measures following mass shootings in Texas and Ohio over the weekend. He speaks with Bloomberg's David Westin on "Balance of Power." Note: Michael Bloomberg, owner of Bloomberg LP, the parent company of Bloomberg News, founded and helps fund Everytown for Gun Safety, a nonprofit that advocates for universal background checks and other gun violence prevention measures.
7 Aug 2019
President Donald Trump gave a speech on Monday morning regarding the recent mass shootings in El Paso, Texas, and Dayton, Ohio. Donald Trump, via CNN Rihanna took aim at the president on social media. Rihanna, via Instagram Rihanna, via Instagram President Trump also took to Twitter to condemn the role the media has played in the way they cover news.
7 Aug 2019
The US president has been accused of stoking the racist sentiment that led to the attacks with his divisive rhetoric. But the White House claims it's not Trump's fault "when somebody acts out their evil intention."
10 Oct 2019
Two people have been killed and two injured after an attack on a synagogue in the eastern city of Halle. Authorities believe the attack was motivated by anti-Semitism.
18 Nov 2019
Kiez Döner in Halle has reopened for the first time after a 20-year-old man was shot in the fast-food outlet during a far-right terror attack. The two brothers who were working at the time have taken on ownership.
3 Dec 2019
A police officer shot a hospital worker in the Democratic Republic of Congo, and a video of a beluga whale playing fetch with a ball went viral - but the cute video doesn't tell the whole story.
4 Nov 2020
People run away from an area guarded by police in central Vienna after gunmen opened fire at multiple locations across the Austrian capital.
8 Nov 2020
At least four people have been killed and 15 wounded in a series of shootings in Austria's capital. The Interior Ministry said the attack was carried out by at least one "Islamist terrorist."
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