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Claims Australian terror plot 'involved gas attack on plane' -

AS details emerge about the latest alleged terror plot in Sydney, the incoming Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton says the threat is 'only going to increase'. Matthew Killoran, with staff writers. News Corp AustraliaJuly 31, 201711:55am. A family of ...and more »

Sydney counter-terrorism police carry out raids aimed at foiling attacks, Prime Minister says - ABC Online

Police have carried out raids at several properties across Sydney to disrupt plans for terrorist attacks in Australia, Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull says. Four homes across Sydney were raided by heavily armed police on Saturday evening as part of a ...and more »

Four men remain in custody following aeroplane terror plot raids -

THE tip-off that led to raids across Sydney has raised tough questions for Malcolm Turnbull, while new plot details have surfaced. Victoria Craw@Victoria_Craw · 1, 201711:49am. Police prepare to search for evidence at a block of flats ...and more »

Australia steps up airport luggage screening after police thwart 'elaborate' terrorist bomb plot -

Security remains tight at Australian airports with more intense screening of luggage, after police thwarted what they said was a "credible attempt to attack an aircraft". Prime minister Malcolm Turnbull and border protection minister Peter Dutton would ...and more »

Sydney terror raids: Police scour raided homes for third day over alleged plane terror plot - ABC Online

Police will continue to gather evidence at five homes in Sydney today as they piece together the details of an alleged terror plot to blow up a plane, using a bomb hidden in a meat grinder. Key points: Police expect to be at the properties for at least ...and more »

Australia Increases Airport Security After Foiled Plane Bombing - Aussie Network News

After Australian police prevented a plane bombing by conducting raids across Sydney, the Australian government has enforced new security measures that require domestic flight passengers to arrive at the airport two hours before their departure. The ...and more »

Security crackdown to hit plane departures - The Australian

Australian air travellers face delays as a security crackdown at major airports — triggered by terror raids in Sydney and the emergence of an alleged plot to bring down a plane — forces extensive checks of both carry-on and checked luggage. Major ...and more »

Terror raids Sydney: four men plotted to blow up plane, PM says - The Australian

An Islamist-inspired, “elaborate” terrorist plot to bring down an aeroplane with an improvised device has been thwarted, but travellers should expect delays at major airports as security is beefed up. Four people have been arrested and are in custody ...and more »

Australian police foil 'elaborate' terrorist plot to detonate bomb on plane - The Guardian

'Islamic-inspired' terrorist attack planned to use 'improvised device' to target Australian plane • Airport security boosted in wake of arrests. Christopher Knaus · @knausc. Sat 29 Jul 2017 20.43 EDT First published on Sat 29 Jul 2017 19.20 EDT. Share ...and more »

Terror raids in Sydney: Police storm homes in Lakemba, Wiley Park, Punchbowl and Surry Hills -

COUNTER-TERRORISM authorities are today applying to the Federal Court in Sydney for an extension of time to detain the four men arrested in raids yesterday allegedly involving a plot to bomb a plane. Under Commonwealth laws, a person can be detained ...and more »