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UK terror threat increased by IS losses, security minister says

UK terror threat increased by IS losses, security minister says 19 August 2017 From the section UK Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionIS is inspiring home-grown attackers rather than sending them to the front line, Ben Wallace says The UK terror threat is increasing as so-called Islamic State loses territory in Syria and Iraq, the security minister has said. Ben Wallace said extremists were trying to carry out attacks in the UK because they were either unable to join IS overseas or had returned from there. He said Europe was now under “constant attack” from terror...

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Jeremy Corbyn Welsh visit ‘on your side’ pledge to voters

Jeremy Corbyn Welsh visit ‘on your side’ pledge to voters 19 August 2017 From the section Wales politics Image caption Jeremy Corbyn was greeted by large crowds in Wales during the general election campaign Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn will tell voters in north Wales they need a UK government “on their side” in his summer campaign tour of marginal seats. He will promise investment in jobs and industry at a rally in Bangor, after meeting community groups in Llandudno. Labour came within 92 votes of taking Arfon from Plaid Cymru and cut the Tory majority in Aberconwy to 635....

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