Tagged: Al Qaeda

Norway's welcome news and a wake-up call

July 8 brought welcome news and a wake-up call in the global war on terror from Norway. Norwegian police officials confirmed that they had arrested three men with connections to al-Qaida plans to carry...

Norway terror suspect held in Germany due in Oslo

The third man arrested last week on suspicions of having links to Al-Qaeda and planning a terror attack on Norway will arrive in Oslo Wednesday after being extradited from Germany, Norway’s security police (PST)...

Suspected preparations to commit terrorist acts

The Norwegian Police Security Service (PST) has apprehended three individuals suspected of having prepared terrorist acts. “Terrorism creates fear and insecurity, and must be combated. We shall maintain and consolidate public security in Norway,”...

Norway Arrests 3 Terror Suspects

Two men are jailed in Oslo and a third has been arrested in Germany after the Norwegian Police Security Service alleged they planned to carry out bombings as part of an international al Qaeda...

Norway no longer safe from harm

Most Norwegians reacted with disbelief when al-Qaeda— seemingly out-of-the-blue— threatened to attack the Scandinavian country back in 2003. There was even speculation al-Qaeda had mistaken Norway for neighbouring Denmark, which at the time had...

Norway Announces 3 Arrests in Terrorist Plot

Police officials in Norway said Thursday that they had arrested three men suspected of having links to Al Qaeda in a terrorism conspiracy tied to plots in the United States and Britain. A police...