One line of inquiry for detectives is understood to be that the man was inspired by recent footage of terrorists beheading two American journalists in Syria.
The man was arrested after armed officers, who had distracted him to prevent further attacks, cornered him in a house and brought him down with a Taser stun gun. Mrs Silva, who was of Italian descent, was pronounced dead at the scene.In this photo taken Monday, June 23, 2014, fighters from the Islamic State group parade in a commandeered Iraqi security forces armored vehicle down a main road at the northern city of Mosul, Iraq.(AP Photo/File) The former housewives of ISIS say the dating scene inside the crumbling caliphate was Tinder-like, as sex-crazed Islamists looked to speed date available women who arrived from all corners of the globe.Ex-ISIS brides who have since fled the death cult's oppressive grip and are now being held in a Syrian refugee camp recently described the conditions to CNN.Police with battering rams began breaking down front doors and smashing windows to help residents to safety, unaware of which property the killer was in. She was weeding in the front garden, she loved her gardening,” the neighbour said. I think after her husband died that kept her going.” Ms Silva’s family run a café in Edmonton Green called Silva’s Café. Mehmet Ungun, 41, at Aksu Food Centre, said: “She is a very nice woman.GENEVA -- A European court has rejected an appeal by a Turkish-born couple who were fined in Switzerland for keeping their daughters out of mixed-gender, mandatory public school swimming lessons for reasons linked to their Muslim faith The European Court of Human Rights announced a summary of the ruling on Tuesday.