Four arrested in plot to 'bomb' the Rialto bridge in Venice - Metro

Three Kosovans and a minor were arrested in Italy after planning to bomb the iconic Rialto bridge. The youngster is thought to be the most radicalised of the group, who all praised the London terror attacks. Police officer jailed for 55 years after ...and more »

Kosovar father denies son arrested in Italy plotted attack - News24

Llaushe — The father of a Kosovo man arrested in Italy on suspicion of plotting to bomb a bridge in Venice says he is convinced that "my son has not planned or organised any terrorist attack". Arjan Babaj is one of three Kosovars arrested in the case.and more »

Intercepted Venice militant cell highlights growing jihadist intent to strike in Italy but still limited capabilities - IHS Jane's 360

On 30 March 2017, Italian police arrested four Kosovar individuals, three men and an unidentified minor, on suspicion of plotting a terrorist attack in Venice. According to Italian media, the individuals were living and had been working regularly in ...and more »

Italian police make arrests to foil terror attack in Venice - Apollo Magazine

Italian police make arrests to foil a terror attack in Venice | The Italian police announced yesterday that they have arrested four people suspected of plotting to blow up the Rialto Bridge in Venice. The New York Times reports that three suspects are ...and more »

4 held over plot to blow up bridge in Venice - The Japan News

AFP-Jiji ROME (AFP-Jiji) — Three men from Kosovo and an unidentified minor have been arrested in Venice on suspicion of plotting to blow up the city's Rialto Bridge, Italian police said Thursday. “With all the unbelievers there are in Venice, you put ...and more »

Three Men Arrested Over 'Islamist Plot to Blow Up' One of Italy's Major Tourist Attractions - Heat Street

Three men have been arrested in Italy over a suspected plot inspired by Muslim fundamentalists to blow up the Rialto Bridge (pictured) in Venice, one of the city's most famous landmarks. Italian authorities say they intercepted telephone conversations ...and more »

Kosovar IS terrorist cell in Venice targeted Rialto bridge - New Europe

A banner reading 'Venexodus' hangs on the Rialto Bridge in Venice, Italy, 12 November 2016. Residents of Venice protest against the increasing number of tourists in Venice. Author. NEOnline | IR By NEOnline | IR ...and more »

Police Uncover Plans By Terrorist Cell To Blow Up Bridge - NTA News

Italian police on Thursday said a jihadist terrorist cell planned to blow up the 16th-century Rialto Bridge spanning Venice's Grand Canal. “A Venice attack means going straight to paradise, because there are so many unbelievers here,'' the suspects ...and more »

Italian police arrest pro-ISIS trio over suspected Venice bomb plot - The Straits Times

Italian police have arrested three Kosovars on suspicion of operating a jihadist cell that had discussed blowing up the historic Rialto bridge in Venice. Published. 11 hours ago. Facebook Twitter WhatsApp Email More. Share Tweet Linkedin Pin Google+ ...and more »

Italy: Police In Venice Arrest Kosovar Suspected Jihadists - Eurasia Review

Italian police and the Carabinieri on Wednesday night arrested suspected Islamist militants from Kosovo – with valid residence permits in Italy – following 12 raids – 10 of which were in Venice's historic centre, one in Mestre, the mainland suburb of ...and more »