(Daily Caller) The number of people arrested on suspicion of jihadi activities in the European Union nearly doubled in two years, according to a new report.
Europol, the European police agency, reported Thursday 718 jihadi suspects were detained in 2016 — up from 395 in 2014. The number of overall terror offenses declined slightly from 1,077 in 2015 to 1,002 the following year.
A total of 142 failed, foiled or completed terror attacks were reported across the continent in 2016. More than half, 76, were in the United Kingdom.
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