Posts tagged as terrorist act

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…

Driver tries to ram group of French soldiers

Thursday, March 29, 2018

A driver is on the run after trying to ram a car into a group of soldiers out jogging near their barracks in southeast France. The soldiers dived into a ditch to avoid the oncoming vehicle in Varces-Allieres-et-Risset, near Grenoble. The gendarmerie have sent out patrols nearby to check number plates. The attack follows a hostage-taking in the southwest of France on 23 March, in which four people were killed.…