Headlines Tagged with Terrorism — 720 headlines found
Police raid a shop in the Midlands, seizing thousands of illegal cigarettes. Smuggling operations like this are linked to republican paramilitaries, who threaten a new wave of terror
Feb 15, 2015 Times Of London (uk)
added Feb 16, 2015 13:48
Smokers who buy black market cigarettes are helping fund terrorism and organised crime, according to a former Scotland Yard detective. New research found that nearly a third (30.4%) of all cigarettes consumed in Aberdeen were either contraband, counterf
Feb 12, 2015 This is North Scotland (Press & Journal / Evening Express) (uk)
added Feb 13, 2015 18:06
[Iraq, Syria] Life under Isis in Raqqa: The city where smoking a cigarette could see you publicly flogged, imprisoned and even decapitated
A leading figure with Isis’s police force was recently found in Deir-al-Zor beheaded and with a cigarette in his mouth, with the sentence “O Sheikh this is munkar (hateful and evil thing)” written on his body. Abu Mohammed Hussam, one of the founders o
Feb 13, 2015 The Independent (uk)
added Feb 13, 2015 16:53
The Islamic extremists reportedly beheaded one of their own for smoking cigarettes. No mercy was shown to the high-ranking police official and Egyptian national whose headless body was discovered near a power plant in the Syrian city of Deir-al-Zor. Writ
Feb 13, 2015 Chicago Sun-Times
added Feb 13, 2015 16:51
According to Isis’ so-called Preaching Office, smoking is ‘slow suicide’, as well as being ‘vain’ and therefore forbidden. ‘Every smoker should be aware that with every cigarette he smokes in a state of trance and vanity is disobeying god,’ it said.
Feb 13, 2015 Metro Café (uk)
added Feb 13, 2015 16:50
the Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham has issued statements in Raqqa banning music and smoking and imposing the full-face veil on women.
Jan 20, 2014 Al-Monitor
added Feb 13, 2015 16:48
It had a cigarette placed between its lips. “This is not permissible, Sheikh,” someone had scrawled in Arabic on the decapitated corpse lying nearby...The body and head belonged to an Islamic State official, a deputy police chief.
Feb 12, 2015 Los Angeles Times
added Feb 13, 2015 16:45
The Irish Republican Army (IRA) and organised crime are becoming major players in the Australian cigarette business, according to several newspapers. The Irish Independent reports a senior figure in the South Armagh Provisional IRA has been arrested in
Feb 4, 2015 breitbart.com
added Feb 4, 2015 14:06
The multi-million euro IRA cigarette smuggling ring busted by Spanish police at New Year had linked up with Malaysian-based racketeers supplying illicit tobacco to the Australian market, the Sunday Independent has learned.
Feb 2, 2015 Irish Independent (ie)
added Feb 2, 2015 11:24
[Mali] A Fury Arrives. Hypocrisy, Too. / ‘Timbuktu,’ an Abderrahmane Sissako Film About Radical Islam
Their failures to live up to their own rigid notions of Shariah law...one of the leaders, sneaks off behind a dune to smoke a cigarette, an activity he has forbidden in the city. “Everyone knows you smoke,” says his young driver
Jan 28, 2015 New York Times
added Jan 27, 2015 17:26