UK readies water cannons as rioting spreads The Guardian newspaper reported that there had been "serious disorder" in the cities of Manchester, West Bromwich and Gloucester in addition ... Such weapons, formally called baton rounds, still are used to quell riots in Northern Ireland but have never ... 10/8/2011 - 12:22 am | View Link
‘Moral panic’ making judges impose overly-harsh sentences, says former top prosecutor Lord Macdonald, the former director of public prosecutions in England and Wales, urged judges to avoid the 'moral panic' elsewhere in society when sentencing those involved in the riots ... Hounslow, west London, is also charged with violent disorder ... 08/18/2011 - 5:46 am | View Link
UK riots: Timeline of violence and looting over the last week However rioting spreads to Manchester, Birmingham, Nottingham, Wolverhampton and Gloucester. A police station in Nottingham is fire-bombed by a group of 30 to 40 men. Cars are burnt and shops looted in West Bromwich and Wolverhampton. Riots hero ... 08/12/2011 - 6:34 am | View Link
Hundreds held as violence spreads There were ugly scenes of rioting, looting and violence in Manchester ... smashing windows and starting fires. West Midlands Police said it had made a total of 109 arrests following scenes of disorder in Birmingham, Wolverhampton and West Bromwich. 08/10/2011 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Riots Spread to More UK Towns and Cities Riots flared overnight ... 109 in the West Midlands and 90 in Nottingham. At least 167 people have been charged so far. London was quieter on Tuesday night but the unrest spread to other cities including Manchester in the northwest and Birmingham, where ... 08/10/2011 - 12:46 am | View Link
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2011 England riots A peaceful march on Saturday 6 August in Tottenham was followed by rioting and looting, first in Tottenham and later in Tottenham Hale Retail Park. The spread of news ... 09/1/2014 - 10:57 am | View Website
Timeline of the 2011 England riots London . By 07:59, the Metropolitan Police Commander Christine Jones said: "This is a challenging situation with small pockets of violence, looting and disorder ... 09/1/2014 - 2:21 am | View Website
Reading the Riots | UK news | The Guardian Data journalism reading the riots: what we know. And what we don't. What does the data tell us about the riots and what role did data journalism have in reporting the ... 09/1/2014 - 2:00 am | View Website
UK riots 2011 | UK news | The Guardian Latest news and comment on London riots and other UK disturbances from the Guardian 08/30/2014 - 11:09 pm | View Website
Iraq's prime minister thanked Shiite militias on Monday for helping break a two-month siege by Sunni insurgents on the town of Amirli, a victory speech that showed how the fight against Islamic State extremists is hardening the country's sectarian divisions.
The saga of two Birmingham friends underscores the hurdles that face Western intelligence agencies as they scramble to curb the number of young, Western-born men traveling to Syria and Iraq to wage jihad.
New York Daily NewsThe US Should Not Wage War Against ISIS Like Afghanistan and IraqTIMEIraqi security forces and Shi'ite militias advance towards town of Amerli from their position Some of the Iraqi security forces who helped free the town of Amerli over the weekend with help from U. S. airstrikes.