United Kingdom

The lawyer for Shaker Aamer, a Saudi detainee at Guantanamo Bay who is married to a Briton, claimed that Prime Minister Cameron said he will ask President Obama to release Aamer. Home Secretary May urged Parliament to pass legislation that would allow security services controlled access to Internet data so as to deny terrorists a communications safe haven. A French Muslim cafe owner in east London who had placed a sign in the window showing solidarity with the victims of the terrorist attack on a Parisian satirical magazine was told his shop would be smashed if the sign were not removed.

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