Posts tagged as Terror Attack

Lithuanian neo-Nazi receives 28-month sentence for attempting terror attack

Friday, September 18, 2020

A 21-year-old Lithuanian man was sentenced to two years and four months in prison for attempting a terrorist act in Vilnius. Gediminas Beržinskas was arrested last October before he could detonate a home-made explosive outside the offices of Western Union. According to law enforcement, Beržinskas affiliates himself with the far-right extremist group Feuerkrieg Division. Judge Jurgita Macionytė said Vilnius Regional Court found Beržinskas guilty of plotting a terror act, illegal…

Neo-Nazi suspect attempted a terror attack in Lithuania, police says

Friday, June 26, 2020

Police in Lithuania arrested a neo-Nazi suspect last year who tried to commit a terror attack, the country’s prosecutors said on Friday. A pre-trial was launched in October 2019 when an improvised explosive device was found next to the Western Union offices in the Lithuanian capital. The suspect had sprayed FK DIVISION and SIEGE graffiti, as well as a swastika. Lithuania’s anti-terror police unit, ARAS, neutralised the device which was…

Shootout in Belgium That Killed Three People Probed as Terror Attack (VIDEO)

Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Two policemen were killed in a shootout in the Belgian city of Liege, police are taking into account that it could possibly be a terror attack, RTBF reported on Tuesday. “There are elements that point in the direction that this is a terrorist act,” said Eric Van Der Sypt, spokesman for the Belgian federal prosecutors’ office. According to the RTBF broadcaster, an armed man shot two police officers, using their own weapon at the…