ISVG’s Links of the Day October 19, 2011
Welcome to ISVG’s Links of the Day! Each day, ISVG research analysts and collectors gather and read hundreds of open-source news and intelligence articles from around the globe in an effort to bring you the most comprehensive database on violent extremism. These articles provide the details surrounding the events and actors involved in violent extremism and transnational criminal organizations. ISVG’s Links of the Day will highlight the most noteworthy articles collected throughout the course of ISVG’s daily research process. Make sure you check back every morning or evening to get a recap of the most relevant articles of the last twenty-four hours, or follow our @ISVG Twitter handle to get these links as we find them!
Wednesday, October 19, 2011
Colombian Police Seize ‘Urabeños’ Drug Submarine in Cordoba, Colombia.
Cancer stricken French hostage taken from Kenya dies in captivity in Somalia.
Iran Says Saudi Plot Defendant Belongs to Exile Iranian Group, Mujahideen E Khalq.
Suicide bomb blast at Foreign Ministry in Somalia’s capital Mogadishu kills four.
Ireland’s Sinn Fein chief’s brother loses extradition appeal.
Intel reports hint at attempts to revive terrorism in Punjab, India.
Don’t forget to see our i2 Analyst’s Notebook visual analysis of the Sept. 25 Solo, Indonesia suicide church-bombing.
Five police officers wounded in bomb attack in Adana, Turkey.
Somali militants threaten suicide attacks in Kenya.
Police have little evidence in shooting death of Hell’s Angels member at funeral.
Check out our new VKB profile update on the Philippines’ Abu Sofia.
Study report on suicide attacks in Pakistan: Changing targets, mounting civilian casualties.