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Turkey charges six over deadly schoolgirl dorm fire

Ankara - Turkish authorities on Sunday charged six people over a blaze in a dormitory building that killed 11 schoolgirls last week, state media reported.

IS jihadist linked to French plot arrested in Morocco

Rabat - A suspected Islamic State group jihadist who delivered instructions to a cell planning to carry out an attack in France has been arrested in Morocco, authorities said Saturday.

Germany arrests marxist militant 'leader'

Berlin - A radical marxist suspected of belonging to a left-wing extremist group accused of terrorism by Turkey has been arrested in Germany, judicial sources said on Saturday.The 55-year-old citizen of the Netherlands, whose name was given as Musa A.

Berlin plays down security gaps after 'Islamist' agent arrest

Berlin - The German government Wednesday denied security flaws at its domestic spy service after an agent was unmasked as a suspected Islamist and media labelled him a former gay porn actor.

German intelligence agent exposed as 'suspect Islamist'

Berlin - A German working in intelligence has been exposed as "a suspect Islamist", Germany's domestic security agency said on Tuesday, following reports he was planning an attack on the agency's headquarters.

Turkey seeks arrest of Syrian Kurdish leader

Istanbul - Turkey on Tuesday issued an arrest warrant for the leader of the main Syrian Kurdish political party over a deadly bombing in Ankara in February blamed on Kurdish militants.

Brazil anti-corruption raid nets Rio's ex-governor

Rio De Janeiro - A former governor of Rio de Janeiro state was arrested on bribe-taking and money laundering charges Thursday in Brazil's sprawling anti-corruption investigation codenamed operation Car Wash.

Bangladesh arrests five linked to deadly cafe siege

Dhaka - Five people linked to the Islamist extremist group behind July's Dhaka cafe siege that left 22 hostages, most of them foreigners, dead have been arrested, Bangladesh police said Thursday.

Turkey arrests head of opposition newspaper

Istanbul - Turkey on Friday detained the board chairman of opposition daily Cumhuriyet, the target of an intensifying crackdown since July's failed coup which has further fuelled tensions between Ankara and Europe.

Macedonian police say Islamist attacks foiled

Skopje - Macedonian police said Thursday that Islamist terror attacks had been foiled in the Balkan country as they announced the arrest of two citizens in a wider regional crackdown.

Montenegro PM accuses pro-Russian opposition over 'plot'

Podgorica - Montenegro's outgoing Prime Minister Milo Djukanovic on Wednesday accused the pro-Russian opposition of involvement in an alleged plot to "execute" him.

German police detain five 'IS recruiters'

Berlin - German police on Tuesday arrested five men suspected of links to the Islamic State group, who allegedly sought to recruit fighters for the jihadists.

Basque separatist group leader nabbed in France

Bayonne - The most senior ETA leader still at large was arrested Saturday in southwest France, Spanish authorities said, dealing another major blow to the embattled Basque separatist group.

Thousands demand justice for crushed Morocco fish seller

Rabat - Thousands of protesters in northern Morocco on Friday demanded justice for a fish seller whose gruesome death when he was crushed in a rubbish truck sparked nationwide outrage.

Pakistan to deport 'heartbroken' National Geographic 'Afghan girl'

Peshawar - The Afghan woman immortalised on a National Geographic cover says she is "heartbroken" at news she will be deported from Pakistan to the war-torn homeland she first fled decades ago.

Swiss police detain imam over 'call to kill Muslims'

Geneva - Swiss police arrested an imam at a controversial mosque near Zurich on Wednesday after he allegedly urged followers to kill fellow Muslims who refused to join communal prayers.

National Geographic 'Afghan girl' denied bail in Pakistan

Peshawar - A Pakistani court refused bail Wednesday to an Afghan woman immortalised on a National Geographic cover after she was arrested in Pakistan and accused of being one of thousands of refugees using fake ID cards.

Morocco arrests 11 over fish seller's death

Rabat - Morocco has arrested 11 people suspected of involuntary manslaughter over the death of a fish seller whose crushing in a rubbish truck sparked widespread demonstrations, prosecutors said on Tuesday.

El Salvador ex-president 'embezzled' millions, prosecutor says

Sansalvador - A former president of El Salvador, Elias Antonio Saca, arrested with six other people over the weekend, stole $246 million from state coffers, the Central American nation's chief state prosecutor said Monday.

Kosovo urges citizens to avoid Serbia over arrests

Pristina - Pristina on Monday advised its citizens not to use neighbouring Serbia as a transit country after the second arrest of a Kosovo Albanian in a month.

El Salvador arrests ex-president over graft accusations

Sansalvador - Police in El Salvador arrested the country's ex-president Elias Antonio Saca and six other suspects including three serving government officials on Sunday for alleged embezzlement and money laundering, authorities said.

Pakistan to free on bail National Geographic 'Afghan girl'

Islamabad - An Afghan woman immortalised on a National Geographic magazine cover is to be freed on bail days after being arrested in Pakistan for fraud, a government minister said Sunday.

Syrian IS suspect charged with scouting Berlin attack sites

Berlin - German federal prosecutors said Thursday they had brought charges against a 19-year-old Syrian man accused of having scouted targets in Berlin for a potential attack by the Islamic State group.The man identified only as Shaas Al-M.

National Geographic 'Afghan girl' arrested in Pakistan

Peshawar - An Afghan woman immortalised on a celebrated National Geographic magazine cover as a green-eyed 12-year-old girl was arrested Wednesday for living in Pakistan on fraudulent identity papers.

Security raised on London Tube after arrest

London - Security has been stepped up on the London Underground network, police said Saturday, following the arrest of a 19-year-old man after a suspicious item was discovered on a Tube train.

Kurdish group close to PKK claim Istanbul bombing: website

Istanbul - A radical Kurdish group with ties to the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) claimed responsibility on Friday for a motorbike bombing near an Istanbul police station.

Turkey police detain Gulen's brother in coup probe

Istanbul - Turkish police on Sunday detained a brother of the US-based preacher Fethullah Gulen who is accused of masterminding the failed July coup aimed at ousting President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, the first time one of his siblings has been apprehended.

Man arrested after 19 killed in China village: police

Chinese police on Thursday arrested a suspect in a killing spree that left 19 people dead in a village in the southwestern province of Yunnan, authorities said.

Pakistani boy gang-raped in Greek migrant camp: police

Atenas - Four Pakistani minors have been arrested for allegedly gang-raping a 16-year-old Pakistani boy in a Greek migrant camp, police said Wednesday."The four minors, aged 16 to 17, will appear before a prosecutor today," a police source told AFP.

Switzerland arrests wanted ex-Algerian rebel

Geneva - A former member of the Algerian rebel Armed Islamic Group, who is wanted in France, was arrested Thursday in Switzerland and is seeking asylum, Swiss authorities said.
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26-year-old Briana Buchanan
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A man was spotted pacing around the roof of Parliament
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Shaun White was arrested in Nashville TN after being charged with vandalism and public intoxication.
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Ugandan police take two Monitor journalists to court. (Isaac Kasamani/Monitor)
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Martin Shkreli, the "poster boy' for drug company price-gouging.
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National police arrested 3 men who had forced a woman into prostitution by holding her 8-year-old child prisoner.
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Spanish police arrested one of the UK's "Most Wanted" - Mark Alan Lilley - on Saturday July 6, 2013
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Mallorca's German Hells Angels raided by Spanish police on July 23, 2013.
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Police blocking protesters from walking on the road.
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A school teacher was arrested for trafficking in methamphetamine.
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Edward Canahan, second detainee released, speaking to the media.
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Melissa Miller arrested for speeding.
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Neighbors were shocked and frightened when they learned of the chemicals and gunpowder stored in a mobile home in their gated community.
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EDL leader Tommy Robinson is arrested as police fear he may be attacked.
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Police arrested 12 drug traffickers in Tarragona, Spain and seized equipment and chemicals.
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Andrew Auernheimer, 24, hacker in AT&T-iPad security situation was arrested by police.
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