Editor’s Note: While we and our allies have been at war with terrorists for many years, as you have heard in the news we have a new group of cowards called ISIS to deal with. While the extremism is not a new problem, the only way we will be able to combat it is to be vigilant. The resolve of the good people cannot be broken.
The UK’s terror threat level has been raised from “substantial” to “severe” in response to conflicts in Iraq and Syria
- Home Secretary Theresa May says the new alert level means an attack on the UK is “highly likely” – but there is no intelligence to suggest one is “imminent”
- PM David Cameron says Islamic State extremists pose a “greater and deeper threat to our security than we have known before”
Mr Cameron announces new legislation to make it easier to take passports away from Britons travelling to join the conflicts
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