Tag: <span>terrorism’</span>

Teenagers amongst 200 Victorians on terrorism watch list

Posted December 12, 2015 19:27:35 Related Story: Terror in Australia: 12 guys and boys on federal police danger list Victoria’s top counter-terrorism police officer said the state is nonetheless a protected location to live, in spite of revelations more than 200 folks are on a watch list. Assistant Commissioner Ross Guenther said the list contains…


Terrorism, tax on agenda for final sitting day of Parliament for 2015

Posted December 03, 2015 01:15:48 The Federal Government will try to pass counter-terrorism laws on the last Parliamentary sitting day of the year, but a planned crackdown on multinational tax avoidance could be delayed. The Government’s program to strip the Australian citizenship from terrorists with another nationality is set to pass the Senate with Labor’s…


Proposed citizenship law alterations ‘could expose Australians to a lot more terrorism’

Posted December 02, 2015 01:07:50 The Federal Government’s proposed changes to citizenship laws could expose Australians to more terrorism, according to the Greens and independent senator Nick Xenophon. Important points: Australian citizenship could be stripped from a dual national convicted of a terrorism offence Xenophon and Greens want radicalised Australians jailed Lawyer-Common says security agencies…