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Canada Terror Plot

Canada's Complicated History With Terrorism

The Huffington Post | Nick Robins-Early | Posted 11.20.2014 | World

Every week, we bring you one overlooked aspect of the stories that made news in recent days. You noticed the media forgot all about another story's ba...

Ottawa Shooting Suspect's Mother: 'I'm Crying For Victims, Not For My Son'

AP | Posted 12.23.2014 | World

OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — The mother of the man accused of killing a soldier at Ottawa's war memorial then storming Parliament before being shot dead s...

Canadian Police Foil Bomb Plot At BC Legislature

AP | JEREMY HAINSWORTH | Posted 09.01.2013 | World

SURREY, British Columbia — Police in Canada have arrested and charged a man and woman with terrorism for attempting to leave pressure cooker bom...

Al Qaeda -- in *%$#* Iran?! (A Five-Point Guide to Understanding the Links Between This Global Terror Threat and the Islamic Republic of Iran)

Gissou Nia | Posted 06.24.2013 | World
Gissou Nia

Many surmised that the degree of nuance required to understand the possible links of Al Qaeda operatives in Iran would make many heads explode. So to avoid simplistic assessments and navigate this layered issue, here is a practical five-point guide.

Muslim Community Helped Foil Terror Plot In Canada

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 04.23.2013 | Religion

Members of Canada's Muslim community helped tip off authorities to a terrorist plan to attack a train, allegedly devised by two men working with al Qa...

Everything You Need To Know About The Iran - Al Qaeda Connection

AP | BRIAN MURPHY | Posted 06.23.2013 | World

Canadian authorities claim al-Qaida operatives in Iran directed a failed plot to attack a passenger train. Iran denies it has any links to the two sus...

Canadian Terror Suspects Get Bail Hearing

AP | ROB GILLIES and BENJAMIN SHINGLER | Posted 06.23.2013 | Crime

TORONTO — A man accused of plotting with al-Qaida members in Iran to derail a train in Canada rejected the charges and said Tuesday that authori...

Fahim Ahmad Sentenced For Leading Canadian Terrorism Plot

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BRAMPTON, Ontario — The ringleader of a homegrown terrorist group was sentenced Monday to 16 years in prison for leading a terror cell plotting ...

WATCH: Canada Terror Suspect Auditioned For 'Canadian Idol'

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

(AP) TORONTO - A man who appeared on Canada's version of "American Idol" was the third person arrested as part of an alleged plot against targets in C...