Eye on Extremism

Extremism News Roundup

May 9, 2022

Eye on Extremism: May 9, 2022

“A U.S. grand jury on Saturday indicted a man for terrorism and other charges stemming from an April 12 gunfire and smoke bomb attack that injured 23 people on the New York City subway. The indictment in U.S. District Court for the Eastern District...

Extremism News Roundup

May 6, 2022

Eye on Extremism: May 6, 2022

“A suspected terrorist attack in central Israel killed at least three people and injured several others late on Thursday, shaking the country as it celebrated Independence Day. Two unidentified assailants were involved in the attack, including one...

Extremism News Roundup

May 5, 2022

Eye on Extremism: May 5, 2022

“Islamic extremist rebels have killed at least seven people in an attack in northeast Borno state in Nigeria, witnesses told The Associated Press on Wednesday. The rebels attacked Kautukari village in the Chibok area of Borno on Tuesday evening, said...

Extremism News Roundup

May 4, 2022

Eye on Extremism: May 4, 2022

“Al Qaeda-linked militants overran an African Union peacekeepers' camp in the centre of Somalia, a security source and the group said on Tuesday, in what appears to be one of the al Shabaab group's biggest attacks this year. A resident said three...

Extremism News Roundup

May 3, 2022

Eye on Extremism: May 3, 2022

“The Palestinian militant group Hamas claimed responsibility Monday for a deadly shooting that left an Israeli security guard dead at the entrance of a Jewish settlement in the West Bank last week. It was the first time Hamas has claimed such an...

Extremism News Roundup

May 2, 2022

Eye on Extremism: May 2, 2022

“A powerful explosion killed more than 50 worshippers after Friday prayers at a Kabul mosque, its leader said, the latest in a series of attacks on civilian targets in Afghanistan during the Muslim holy month of Ramadan. The blast hit the Khalifa...

Extremism News Roundup

April 29, 2022

Eye on Extremism: April 29, 2022

“A British terrorist convicted over his role in the torture and killings of Western hostages in Syria is expected to come face to face with his victims’ families when he is sentenced in a US court today. Alexanda Amon Kotey, a 38-year-old Islam...

Extremism News Roundup

April 28, 2022

Eye on Extremism: April 28, 2022

“Federal prosecutors indicted an Irvine man on Wednesday, after he was allegedly found to have made multiple attempts in aiding terrorist organizations. The 24-year-old man, Jason Fong, was formally accused of attempting to assist two separate...

Extremism News Roundup

April 27, 2022

Eye on Extremism: April 27, 2022

“Orthodox Jews assaulted on busy streets in Midtown Manhattan and in quiet neighborhoods in Brooklyn. Swastikas drawn on a Long Island home and spray painted onto Wall Street’s Charging Bull statue. A bomb threat against a Jewish community center in...

Extremism News Roundup

April 26, 2022

Eye on Extremism: April 26, 2022

“A prosecutor told jurors in an opening statement Monday that a New Jersey software developer was actually a highly trained terrorist scoping out U.S. landmarks for attack from 2000 to 2005. Alexei Saab, 45, of Morristown, New Jersey, had a double...

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On May 23, 2016, two suicide bombings at a military base in Aden, Yemen, killed at least 45 army recruits and injured approximately 60 people. ISIS claimed responsibility for the attack.   

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