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Chainsaw attack suspect arrested in Switzerland

Chainsaw attack suspect arrested in Switzerland

A wanted man who sparked a two-day manhunt after five people were injured during an attack with a chainsaw has been arrested in Switzerland. Franz Wrousis was arrested in Thalwil, 28 miles (45km) from the town of Schaffhausen where the attack took place on Monday....

Manhunt after chainsaw attack in Switzerland

Five people have been injured – two of them seriously – after they were attacked by a man armed with a chainsaw in Switzerland. Police say they have identified the suspect following the attack in Schaffhausen, but he remains at large. Detectives have...

At least 12 dead in Afghanistan suicide attack

At least 12 people have been killed by a car bomb in the west of Afghanistan’s capital Kabul. The country’s interior ministry spokesman Najib Danish said that 10 people were also injured in what is believed to have been a suicide attack just before 7am...
Attack at Israel embassy in Jordan – reports

Attack at Israel embassy in Jordan – reports

Attack at Israel embassy in Jordan – reports 23 July 2017 From the section Middle East Image copyright Getty Images Image caption No official information has been released about the reported attack in Amman Security forces have surrounded the Israeli embassy in the...
Gunmen attack Venezuelan opposition vote

Gunmen attack Venezuelan opposition vote

One woman has been killed after gunmen attacked a polling station in Venezuela during a vote organised by the national opposition. Three more people were reportedly wounded in the attack, by armed men who arrived on motorbikes. Footage showed voters running screaming...
Two Israeli officers killed in Jerusalem attack

Two Israeli officers killed in Jerusalem attack

Two Israeli police officers have been killed and another injured after three gunmen opened fire just outside the Old City of Jerusalem. Police say the attackers were later shot dead at the entrance to the Temple Mount/Noble Sanctuary complex – an area of huge...
Eastwood casts real-life heroes in train attack film

Eastwood casts real-life heroes in train attack film

Clint Eastwood is using real-life heroes to play themselves in his film about the Paris train terror plot. The acclaimed director’s new film will be titled The 15:17 To Paris and will tell the story of the three California friends who stopped an alleged attacker...
Bardo museum attack 'accomplices' go on trial

Bardo museum attack 'accomplices' go on trial

A trial has opened in Tunisia over a terror attack which claimed the lives of 21 foreign tourists and a police officer. British solicitor Sally Adey was among those shot dead by two Islamist gunmen at the Bardo National Museum, Tunis, in March 2015 – just three...
Hindu pilgrims killed in militant attack in Kashmir

Hindu pilgrims killed in militant attack in Kashmir

Hindu pilgrims killed in militant attack in Kashmir 10 July 2017 From the section Asia Image copyright AFP Image caption Thousands of Hindu pilgrims make the journey to the Amarnath Cave each year Six Hindu pilgrims, five of them women, have been killed in a militant...
President's supporters attack Venezuelan MPs

President's supporters attack Venezuelan MPs

The Venezuelan National Assembly has been stormed, and seven politicians hurt, after pro-government groups attacked members of congress. Five opposition members of parliament were taken to hospital following the attack by about 100 supporters of President Nicolas...
Sarin gas confirmed in Syria attack

Sarin gas confirmed in Syria attack

The global chemical weapons watchdog has concluded that sarin gas was used in an attack in Syria in April which killed more than 90 people. The Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons report into the Khan Sheikhoun attack has not been publicly released...
Action film star in Venezuela helicopter attack

Action film star in Venezuela helicopter attack

A police officer who flew a helicopter over Venezuelan government buildings firing shots and throwing grenades has been identified as the star of a 2015 action movie. Oscar Perez is accused of stealing the helicopter – which he drapped with a banner reading...

Congo militia attack babies and toddlers

Toddlers have had their limbs cut off, babies have been shot and pregnant women have been sliced open in a blaze of violence in Congo, the UN has said. The Bana Mura militia, which is backed by the country’s government, has been committing horrific, ethnically...
How The Finsbury Park Attack Unfolded

How The Finsbury Park Attack Unfolded

Daniel Leal-olivas / AFP / Getty Images Shortly after midnight on Monday 19 June, Seven Sisters Road, a street at the heart of north London's Finsbury Park neighbourhood, was teeming with people. Many had just left prayers at Finsbury Park mosque, just a few...
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