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PARIS | 6 arrested in suspected plot to attack French leader Macron

PARIS — French security agents have arrested six people on preliminary terrorism charges for allegedly plotting to attack French President Emmanuel Macron, according to a French judicial official. The official, speaking on condition of anonymity to discuss the allegations, said intelligence agents detained the six in three widely scattered regions, including the Alps, Brittany and … Continue reading PARIS | 6 arrested in suspected plot to attack French leader Macron

BARCELONA, Spain | The Latest: 14 injured, 6 arrested in Catalonia clash

BARCELONA, Spain— The Latest on protests in Barcelona (all times local): 4:25 p.m. Catalonia regional authorities say 14 people have been hurt and six arrested after separatists clashed violently with police on Saturday. The regional police force said one of its officers was injured, although it was not immediately clear if the officer was counted … Continue reading BARCELONA, Spain | The Latest: 14 injured, 6 arrested in Catalonia clash

CARACAS, Venezuela | Witnesses describe drone attack in Venezuela; 6 arrested

CARACAS, Venezuela — Investigators searched a blackened apartment building Sunday where witnesses described seeing a drone and then hearing a thunderous explosion in what President Nicolas Maduro called an assassination attempt by the embattled nation’s opposition. Authorities said they have arrested six people suspected in Saturday’s failed attack with two explosives-laden drones. Opposition leaders decried … Continue reading CARACAS, Venezuela | Witnesses describe drone attack in Venezuela; 6 arrested

6 arrested in UK for suspected ties to right-wing extremists

LONDON/January 03, 2018 (AP)(STL.News)—British police have arrested five men and one woman on suspicion of belonging to a banned far-right extremist group. West Midlands Police said the six suspects aged between 21 and 37 were arrested Wednesday under the Terrorism Act. They are accused of belonging to National Action, which was banned in 2016. At the … Continue reading 6 arrested in UK for suspected ties to right-wing extremists