Thursday, March 24, 2016

Belgium Terror Attacks -- News Updates March 24, 2016

Web of terror: A list of 100 suspected terrorists was handed to Belgian authorities in the weeks before the Paris attacks yet little appears to have been done to track the key jihadi fanatics behind both atrocities

Daily Mail: The web of terror from Paris to Brussels: How blundering police missed chance after chance to smash network of jihadis who brought carnage to French capital then triggered bloodbath in Belgium

* List of nearly 100 Islamic militants given to authorities a month before Paris
* Molenbeek is the Brussels district at the heart of the web of terror
* Cell that planned Paris and Brussels attacks based in Molenbeek
* District's Mayor Fran├žoise Schepmans said it wasn't her job to track them

Just four weeks before the carnage in Paris, a list of nearly 100 suspected Islamic militants – many with links to Syria – was passed to the mayor of the Molenbeek, the Brussels district that now stands at the heart of the web of terror linking the atrocities in France and Belgium.

Provided by Belgium’s security services, it included not only the names but also the addresses of men who were to become pivotal in the bloodshed and horror in Brussels and Paris.

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Belgium Terror Attacks -- News Updates March 24, 2016

Number of Attackers, Key Details of Brussels Assaults Remain Unclear -- WSJ
Connecting the Dots Between Brussels and Paris Terror Attacks -- ABC News
Brussels attacks: The people behind Belgium's worst terror attack -- ABC News Online
Fifth attacker sought in Brussels airport and subway bombings -- L.A. Times
Belgian police hunting 2 mystery bombers believed to have survived Brussels attacks -- FOX News
Reports: another suspect possible in Brussels attacks -- AFP
Under-fire Belgian police mount manhunt for two attacks suspects -- Expatica
Belgium hunts additional suspects after Brussels attacks -- DW
Belgium widens terror suspect probe -- Financial Times
'I didn't know about Brussels attacks': Paris terrorist who was captured alive tells court he was unaware of bombings carried out by his ISIS accomplices -- Daily Mail
The smiling bomber: Sinister grin of Brussels airport jihadist in mugshot after being arrested in Turkey - as it's revealed they sent him back to Belgium TWICE -- Daily Mail
Seconds from death: Chilling CCTV image shows packed Brussels airport terminal moments before bombs went off -- Daily Mail
The shrapnel that ripped the Brussels victims to shreds: Doctors reveal bomb fragments that were pulled from survivors after terror attacks -- Daily Mail
Complaints grow that Belgium bungled security before attacks -- USA Today
Experts: Belgium often comes up short in preventing attacks -- AP
Islamic State threat in Europe ‘more urgent’ than feared, security chief warns -- Washington Post
U.S. concerned terror plots accelerated after Brussels -- CBS/AP
As Terrorists Cross Borders, Europe Sees Anew That Its Intelligence Does Not -- New York Times
EU reportedly ordered Belgium to close security holes weeks before Brussels attacks -- FOX News
EU Discussing Security Measures After Brussels Attacks -- VOA
A Quandary for Europe: Fighting a War on ISIS Within Its Borders -- New York Times
Belgium Faces Political Crisis Over Failure to Stop Terrorism -- Bloomberg
US Intel chairman: Brussels attacks appeared to target Americans -- The Hill
US Troops Told to 'Run, Hide and Fight' after Brussels Terror Attacks --
NATO breeds frustration, but is vital tool in IS fight -- AP
Obama: Fighting Islamic State 'No. 1 Priority' -- AP
Europe Terrorist Attacks 2016: Timeline Of Bombings And Terror Threats Before Brussels -- IBTimes
Mapping The Belgium Terrorist Attacks: The Full Recreation Of The Brussels Bomb Explosions -- Zero Hedge

1 comment:

RRH said...

A more cogent position on the EU/Jihadi situation.