Sir John Sawers, ex-MI6 chief, warns of Russia ‘danger’

Sir John Sawers spoke to Today’s Mishal Hussein

Russia has become a danger to Britain and the country must be prepared to take steps to defend itself and its allies, the former head of MI6 says

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‘Anti-Islamisation’ group Pegida UK holds Newcastle march

Anti-Pegida rally

The anti-Pegida rally assembled at Gallowgate before marching to Newgate Street

More than 1,500 protesters have demonstrated against the first rally in Britain by a group opposed to what it calls the “Islamisation of Europe”

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Police in German city warn of potential extremist threat

Illustrative photo of German police officers (photo credit: CC BY-SA JayPLee, Flickr)

Illustrative photo of German police officers (photo credit: CC BY-SA JayPLee, Flickr)

Authorities in Bremen step up security measures after receiving intelligence on potential jihadist activity

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