Jihadist propaganda fine increases for man appealing

Jihadist propaganda fine increases for man appealing

Nov. 8, 2018, 9:09 a.m.
A man who was appealing his fine for spreading jihadist propaganda ended up with a bigger fine.
Number of Islamic investigations double in Geneva

Number of Islamic investigations double in Geneva

March 20, 2018, 9:40 a.m.
The Geneva minister for security, Pierre Maudet, says the number of being investigated for suspected Islamic extremis...
Suspected terrorist deported to Colombia

Suspected terrorist deported to Colombia

March 8, 2018, 7:03 a.m.
Switzerland has deported a suspected terrorist back to her native Colombia. The 23 year old was recorded talking abou...
Swiss intelligence agency vital link in Europe terror fight

Swiss intelligence agency vital link in Europe terror fight

Feb. 16, 2018, 6:51 a.m.
The Swiss Intelligence Service is continuing to grow and is an essential unit in the fight against terrorism in Europ...
Swiss authorities block around 300 jihadist videos

Swiss authorities block around 300 jihadist videos

Nov. 29, 2017, 6:55 a.m.
Swiss intelligence services have blocked over 300 jihadist videos on You Tube over the last year.
Joint Swiss/French operation leads to terror arrests

Joint Swiss/French operation leads to terror arrests

Nov. 8, 2017, 8:07 a.m.
A total of 10 people have been arrested in a joint anti-terror operation between France and Switzerland.
Terror suspect deported to Tunisia

Terror suspect deported to Tunisia

Oct. 27, 2017, 6:20 a.m.
Switzerland has handed over the brother, and his wife, of the alleged Marseille knifeman who killed two people in the...
Federal Policed check for Swiss links following Spain attack

Federal Policed check for Swiss links following Spain attack

Aug. 21, 2017, 8:37 a.m.
The Federal Police Office is checking to see if any of the suspected jihadists involved with the attacks in Spain hav...
Hostage video shows Swiss woman kidnapped in Mali

Hostage video shows Swiss woman kidnapped in Mali

July 3, 2017, 7:20 a.m.
A video has been released by a Mali-based al-Qaeda affiliate showing six foreign hostages, including Swiss missionary...
More terrorist arrests in Switzerland

More terrorist arrests in Switzerland

June 28, 2017, 6:54 a.m.
There have been further anti-terrorist arrests in Switzerland. The new operation is not connected with an arrest made...
Man who shouted 'Allahu Akbar' in Lausanne faces trial

Man who shouted 'Allahu Akbar' in Lausanne faces trial

June 21, 2017, 9:06 a.m.
A man who caused panic on the Lausanne metro system on Friday by shouting ‘Allahu Akbar’ meaning God is g...
Islamic extremist arrested in Geneva after two year investigation

Islamic extremist arrested in Geneva after two year investigation

June 20, 2017, 9 a.m.
A joint operation with French and Swiss intelligence services and Geneva police has led to the arrest of a 40 year ol...
Swiss foreign minister sends condolences to London

Swiss foreign minister sends condolences to London

June 6, 2017, 8:53 a.m.
The Swiss foreign minister Didier Burkhalter sent his condolences following the attack in London by text.
Snipers at summer music festivals?

Snipers at summer music festivals?

June 6, 2017, 8:51 a.m.
As the summer music festivals kick off – security will be tighter than ever before in the wake of the terrorist...
Ariana Grande fans turn up - despite cancellation

Ariana Grande fans turn up - despite cancellation

June 6, 2017, 8:31 a.m.
About 60 Ariana Grande fans turned up at the Hallenstadion in Zurich yesterday – despite the American pop star ...
Controversial mosque to close for good

Controversial mosque to close for good

May 30, 2017, 7:09 a.m.
A controversial mosque in Winterthur will close its doors for good after Ramadan.
New software aims to weed out potential terrorists

New software aims to weed out potential terrorists

May 29, 2017, 6:55 a.m.
A new piece of software is being made available to teachers in an effort to identify potential terrorists.
Swiss spies keep watch on 90 suspected jihadists

Swiss spies keep watch on 90 suspected jihadists

May 4, 2017, 6:45 a.m.
The Swiss intelligence agency has identified around 90 people living in the country who could have links with Islamic...
Zurich police consider asking for Islamic speaker ban

Zurich police consider asking for Islamic speaker ban

April 24, 2017, 7 a.m.
Zurich police are considering asking the government to ban some planned speakers at an Islamic event due to be h...
Switzerland condemns Egypt attack

Switzerland condemns Egypt attack

April 10, 2017, 7:55 a.m.
Switzerland has issued a strong condemnation of the attack on two Coptic churches in Egypt yesterday as worshippers c...
Swiss Islamic preacher expelled from France

Swiss Islamic preacher expelled from France

April 10, 2017, 7:05 a.m.
A controversial Swiss Islamic preacher has been expelled from France. Hani Ramadan used to head the Geneva Islamic Ce...
500 people under investigation for online jihadist propaganda

500 people under investigation for online jihadist propaganda

March 15, 2017, 5:44 a.m.
Nearly 500 people have been identified by the Federal Intelligence Service, or FIS, of spreading jihadist propaganda ...
Convicted Islamic fighter extradited to France

Convicted Islamic fighter extradited to France

March 7, 2017, 6:55 a.m.
Switzerland has extradited a member of the Armed Islamic Group of Algeria to France. The man has already served 10 ye...
Ticino police arrest man with suspected IS links

Ticino police arrest man with suspected IS links

Feb. 23, 2017, 5:44 a.m.
Ticino police have arrested a man with suspected links to Islamic extremists. They are searching for another.
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