#Tunisia

Where Do We Go to Now?

Dom Joly | Posted 03.07.2015 | UK
Dom Joly

With the latest terrorist tragedy in Tunisia however, ordinary Brits are looking at their holiday itineraries and realising that totally "safe" destinations are becoming increasingly scarce. So I thought I might use my vast experience in these things to help out. I'll go through some options and have a look at a couple of places that you might be considering for your next break. I'll be like the Foreign Office but... better.

What's in a Name?

Robin Lustig | Posted 03.07.2015 | UK
Robin Lustig

Islamic State, Cameron says, is neither Islamic nor a State. He's right - on the other hand, nor was the Irish Republican Army ever an army. So what? A name is no more than what someone chooses to be called. Does he really think that a single one of IS's recruits was attracted to its ranks because they were misled by its name?

Tunisian Attack Victim Who Lost Three Relatives Bravely Supports Mother During Minute's Silence

The Huffington Post UK\ | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 03.07.2015 | UK

A teenager who lost his brother, uncle and grandfather in the Tunisian shootings bravely supported his grieving mother as they joined the UK in observ...

Emotional Brits Say #WeStandTogether As Nation Mourns 38 Killed In Tunisia

The Huffington Post UK | Sophie Brown | Posted 03.07.2015 | UK

The nation collectively mourned the loss of 38 people in the terror attack in Tunisia in a minute's silence on Friday at midday. David Cameron and...

Silence Sweeps The Nation To Remember The Victims Of Tunisian Attacks

The Huffington Post UK/ PA | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 03.07.2015 | UK

The nation fell silent at midday to remember the British holidaymakers who were gunned down in the Tunisian terror attack last week. The mark of re...

The Waugh Zone July 3, 2015

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Waugh | Posted 03.07.2015 | UK Politics

The five things you need to know on Friday July 3, 2015... 1) REMEMBRANCE DAY The minute’s silence at noon today will allow ...

Russell Brand Says The Minute's Silence For Tunisia Massacre Victims Is 'Bulls**t'

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 03.07.2015 | UK

Russell Brand has described the scheduled minute's silence for the victims of the Tunisia massacre as “a minute of bullshit”. So far 30 of the...

Ex-Police Chief Questions Cameron's Terror Strategy

The Huffington Post UK | Ned Simons | Posted 02.07.2015 | UK Politics

Lord Blair, the Commissioner of the Metropolitan Police at the time of the 7/7 bombings, has suggested David Cameron is wrong to try and take a toughe...

Britain Could Bomb Syria After Tunisia Attack, Warns Defence Secretary

The Huffington Post UK | Owen Bennett | Posted 02.07.2015 | UK Politics

Britain could launch airstrikes against Isil in Syria the Defence Secretary warned today as he hit out against the “illogicality” of just targetin...

Threat Level Severe: We CANT Simply Carry On...

Sammy Sultan | Posted 01.07.2015 | UK Politics
Sammy Sultan

What to do when our intelligence agency, MI5, state the terror threat level is severe? Iain Dale spoke to a member of the public on his drive show on LBC last week, who articulated why he believed we are looking at a generational fight against this particular breed of terrorist: IS. David Cameron went further and said they pose an 'existential danger.' The truth is probably somewhere in the middle.

The Waugh Zone July 1, 2015

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Waugh | Posted 01.07.2015 | UK Politics

The five things you need to know on Wednesday July 1, 2015... 1) PROJECT RUNWAY So, the third runway at Heathrow is very much ba...

Tunisian Woman 'Played Dead' Just Inches From Gunman

The Huffington Post UK | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 30.06.2015 | UK

A woman "played dead" by falling to the ground when the Tunisian terrorist fired at tourists, stopping just inches from her as he reloaded his gun. ...

Three Generations Of The Same Family Killed In Tunisia

The Huffington Post UK/ PA | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 03.07.2015 | UK

Three generations of the same family have been named among the victims of the terrorist attack in Tunisia last week. Downing Street today announced...

Labour Candidate Probably Now Wishes He'd Never Used Selfie Stick On Tunisa Beach

The Huffington Post UK | Steven Hopkins | Posted 30.06.2015 | UK

A Labour General Election candidate has reportedly being suspended after using a selfie stick to take a picture at the scene of the Tunisia beach mass...

British Victims Of Tunisia Terror Attack Have Finally Arrived Home

The Huffington Post UK | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 30.06.2015 | UK

A Royal Air Force plane carrying British tourists "critically-injured" in the Tunisian beach terror attack has touched down at Birmingham airport. ...

The Waugh Zone June 30, 2015

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Waugh | Posted 30.06.2015 | UK Politics

The five things you need to know on Tuesday June 30, 2015... 1) DEFYING TERROR The Commons was at its best yesterday, capturing ...

Graphic Images Show Devastation Of Tunisian Gunman In Action

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 29.06.2015 | UK

WARNING: GRAPHIC FOOTAGE Disturbing footage has been released showing the devastation caused by the Tunisian gunman - filmed while he was still car...

Suspects Allegedly Linked To Tunisia Gunman Arrested

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 29.06.2015 | UK

A group of suspects potentially linked to the gunman who shot dead 38 people in a Tunisian tourist resort have been arrested, the country’s interior...

Prime Minister Urges Brits Not To Abandon Tunisia Holidays, Though Farage Has Ditched Africa Trip

The Huffington Post UK | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 29.06.2015 | UK Politics

David Cameron has urged British people not to abandon holidays in Tunisia despite the terror attacks, saying the country should "not give up our way o...

From Sousse to South Carolina: Confronting the Cycle of Terror

Richard Reoch | Posted 29.06.2015 | UK
Richard Reoch

Gunmen and bombers left a swathe of death and injury in three terror attacks in Tunisia, France and Kuwait this weekend. They took the lives of at least 60 people and injured more than 200. As the news poured in, the funerals were taking place of those slain in another crime motivated by hatred and designed to sow terror - the nine people shot in the Emmanuel AME Church in Charleston, South Carolina.

Chilling Footage Reveals Armed Tunisian Gunman Sprinting Up Deserted Beach After Massacre

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 29.06.2015 | UK

Film has emerged of the shooter who massacred tourists on a Tunisian beach just moments after his fatal attack. The gunman can be seen with his as...

Tunisia Attack A 'Despicable Act Of Cruelty,' Says Theresa May

The Huffington Post UK | Ned Simons | Posted 29.06.2015 | UK Politics

Theresa May has described the terrorist attack in Tunisia in which at least 18 Britons are confirmed to have been killed as a "despicable act of cruel...

Terrorism Is All Around Us

Amy Ransom | Posted 29.06.2015 | UK Parents
Amy Ransom

So, when my children are old enough to hear the news and understand, what will I say? Will I tell them that some people kill to express their differences? Will I reassure them that these things happen far, far away from us? On battlegrounds?

'I Died Along With The Victims': Father Of Tunisian Gunman Tells Of Shame

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 29.06.2015 | UK

The father of the 23-year-old man who killed 38 people in the Tunisia tourist attack has spoken of his devastation and shame. Hakim Rezgui spoke a...

Labour Candidate Sparks Outrage By Taking Selfie At Scene Of Tunisian Beach Massacre

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 29.06.2015 | UK

A Labour general election candidate is under fire after he was pictured using a selfie stick at the scene of the beach massacre in Tunisia. Amran ...